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The five most important things you need to know 

Basic Transthoracic echocardiography (TTE)

Basic physic principles

Indications for echocardiography, TTE versus TEE

Preparation of the patient

Main echocardiographic imaging planes

Chambers evaluation

Valves evaluation



Volume status


Right ventricle systolic pressure

Cardiac output

Images library

Clinical cases 

For the evaluation of your interpretation capabilities, you will have to choose one block of clinical cases out of the 5 blocks presented, and complete the evaluation on coursework. To pass the evaluation, you will need to achieve a score>80%.

Block 1

Block 2

Block 3

Block 4

Block 5

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