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Cardiovascular Diseases

Echo on Marco Island: Case-Based Approach

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the application of Doppler principles to assessing hemodynamics including valvular heart disease
  • Use of echocardiography to assess prosthetic valves
  • Demonstrate and interpret diastolic echocardiographic measurements
  • Define advantages of stress echocardiography and use of contrast
  • Apply echocardiographic principles in assessment of congestive heart failure
  • Identify echocardiographic features of common congenital heart abnormalities
  • Define the role of echo in the interventional cardiology practice
  • Recognize the advantages and disadvantages of new imaging techniques including 3-D and strain

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.