Online Course Summary

This easy to follow tutorial was created to introduce 2D imaging planes and M-mode evaluation of the heart. Recorded probe placement alongside ultrasound imaging provides an interactive learning platform online. This is a great starting tool for echocardiography.

The course includes the following:

  • Image orientation
  • Normal anatomy
  • Scanning protocol
  • Common pathology
  • Video scan instruction
  • Case study review

This Online Activity is intended for Internal Medicine Doctors, Emergency Medicine Doctors, and Sonographers.

CME Credits

1.0 SDMS credits are awarded for completing this course. You will receive your CME certificate via email within 30 days of completion.

Course Objectives

  • Identify the views needed to complete a comprehensive echo exam
  • Show the normal anatomical structures in the views
  • Show typical abnormalities seen in different views
  • Show age related abnormalities to the heart
  • Show normal and abnormal color flow abnormalities within the heart

Sample Scan Lab