The Best Cardiac Sonographer Schools: A Complete Guide To Choosing An Echocardiography School Congratulations on showing interest in becoming a cardiac sonographer. When I first became interested in echocardiography I did the same thing you’re doing right now. I went online to look for the best accredited cardiac sonographer school. And that's exactly what this … [Read more...] about Choose The Best CARDIAC SONOGRAPHER SCHOOL: A GuideTo Echocardiography Schools
The 2D Echo Exam: What To Expect During Your Heart Ultrasound
All About The 2D Echo Has your doctor recently referred you for an echocardiogram, or a 2D echo? If so, you're not alone! Over 10 million echocardiograms are done in the United States every year. But maybe this is an exam you've never heard of before. If you're asking yourself, what a 2D echo or echocardiogram is, then keep on reading. The 2D echo is a 100% noninvasive … [Read more...] about The 2D Echo Exam: What To Expect During Your Heart Ultrasound
The Pedoff Probe: Become a Pro At Blind Continuous Wave Doppler
How To Use A Pedoff Probe: Your Trusty Designated Continuous Wave Doppler Transducer When learning how to become a cardiac sonographer, using the Pedoff probe can be extremely frustrating. Even experienced cardiac sonographers become frustrated using continuous wave Doppler transducers. This is especially true if they don’t use one of these probes on a regular … [Read more...] about The Pedoff Probe: Become a Pro At Blind Continuous Wave Doppler
Best Echocardiography CME Courses: (Updated 2019) FREE and Paid
Echocardiography Continuing Medical Education Courses For Free! (Reviews)It’s been over 4 years since I’ve paid for a single echocardiography CME. And now that my 3 year CME period with ARDMS is coming to an end this year, I don’t plan on spending any of my own money on echocardiography continuing medical education this time either.With all of the free online Echo CME resources … [Read more...] about Best Echocardiography CME Courses: (Updated 2019) FREE and Paid
IVC Assessment With Echo: What Does IVC Collapse Even Mean?
IVC Assessment With Echo: What Does IVC Collapse Even Mean? Taking the time to assess the IVC (inferior vena cava) in our routine echocardiogram studies can yield a lot of information. By taking just a few minutes to view the IVC and assess IVC collapsibility, we can easily determine the patient's intravascular volume status as well as an estimation of the patient’s … [Read more...] about IVC Assessment With Echo: What Does IVC Collapse Even Mean?