Presented by Daniel Bourque,MS,RCS
The clinical utilization of contrast has expanded and is an important tool in echocardiography. The FDA has deemed the use of contrast to be a safe, effective, and non-invasive method to enhance assessment of everything from cardiac structures to Doppler signals. This presentation is designed for the sonographer and physician involved with performing and/or or interpreting contrast echocardiography.
Physicians, sonographers and other medical professionals interested in performing and/or or interpreting contrast echocardiography.
Educational Objectives: After viewing this video presentation the participant should be able to:
List appropriate indications for use of contrast. Outline administration techniques and instrument settings when contrast is utilized. Interpret contrast acquired information.
Release date 06/07/2013. Approved for credit through: 06/27/2017
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