Introduction to 2D/M-Mode Adult Echocardiography

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Introduction to 2D/M-Mode Adult Echocardiography

Program Topics:

  • Indications and Sound Fundamentals
  • Cardiac Anatomy
  • Electro-Physiology
  • The Comprehensive Exam
  • 2D and M-Mode Measurements



Upon completion of this video activity, the viewer should be able to accomplish the following:

  1. Cite the indications and advantages of performing a comprehensive transthoracic echocardiogram
  2. Identify and describe normal cardiac anatomy, cardiac physiology and cardiac circulation.
  3. List the normal 3-lead ECG components and its role in echocardiography
  4. Demonstrate proper probe orientation and essential scanning maneuvers to optimize imaging in each window.
  5. Perform a routine 2-D cardiac ultrasound evaluation.
  6. Apply the routine 2-D and M-mode measurements.
  7. Increase knowledge/competence to better perform and/or interpret a routine transthoracic echocardiogram.


Date of Original Release: 5/6/2013

This edition valid for credit through: 5/6/2019

Video Length: 1:51:00