Focused Cardiac Ultrasound

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Focused Cardiac Ultrasound


  • Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Indications
  • Cardiac Sonographic Anatomy
  • Standard Imaging Views
  • Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Protocols
  • Evaluation of LV Function
  • Standard Cardiac Measurements
  • Evaluation of Pericardial Effusion
  • Volume Assessment
  • Case Studies



At the completion of this enduring material, the participant should be able to:

  1. List the indications and applications for performing a focused cardiac ultrasound exam
  2. Identify normal and abnormal cardiac ultrasound anatomy
  3. State routine imaging views and techniques for acquiring 2D cardiac images
  4. Outline criteria for performing qualitative and quantitative assessment of LV function in a limited echo exam
  5. State differential diagnosis of shock and the associated ultrasound findings


Date of Original Release: 10/6/2015
This edition valid for credit through: 10/6/2018

Video Length: 0:58:00