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PUBLISHED 2023-2024 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DMST 333 - Adult Echocardiography 3


Course Description:
This course covers common cardiac pathologies and the embryology of the heart, along with specific congenital heart diseases seen in the adult patient. Pathologies will be discussed with a focus on the description of the diseases, their clinical presentations, typical and atypical sonographic appearances, hemodynamic significance, and differential diagnoses. Optimum scanning techniques in imaging the abnormalities and their associated findings will also be covered. The learning in this course is further refined by students’ hands-on laboratory and clinical practicum experiences in clinical settings where echocardiography is performed.

3 Credits

Prerequisite(s):
One of:

  • DMST 325
  • DMST 283