Bachelor's degree in Cardiocirculatory Physiopathology and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques (national qualification)

Cardiothoracic Imaging and Cardiovascular Sonography - ECOCARDIOGRAFIA 1

Course code
4S000254
Name of lecturer
Andrea Rossi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/11 - CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Lezioni 1 Semestre PERF dal Oct 1, 2018 al Dec 21, 2018.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Recognizing various echocardiographic windows
Identifying cardiac structures in all echocardiographic windows
Knowing precise definition of all cardiac structures
Quantifying diameter, areas and volume of cardiac cavities
Quantifying left ventricular mass
Understanding the clinical significance of measured parameters

Syllabus

Mean values of echocardiographic parameters and their physiologic variability
Evaluation of left ventricular parameters (diameters, areas, volumes and mass)
Evaluation of regional and global systolic function of left ventricle
Clinical implications of left ventricular echocardiographic variables
Evaluation of left atrial dimensions
Clinical implication of left atrial variables
Evaluation of right ventricular size and function

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral evaluation

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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