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Introduction to Transesophageal Echocardiography - FREE Live Webinar

Introduction to Transesophageal Echocardiography - FREE Live Webinar

 

Introduction to Transesophageal Echocardiography



Introduction to Transesophageal Echocardiography

Date: December 8, 2020

  • FREE WEBINAR to assist with Transesophageal Echocardiography Exams
  • After Viewing, CME Quiz/Purchase Option Will Appear Immediately After Presentation in "My Activities" in Your Account.
  • Improve Time for Diagnosis/Treatment and Patient Outcomes
  • Taught by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Instructor: Steven Walling BS, RCS, RDCS, FASE
  • Follows ACEP/WINFOCUS/ARDMS Practice Guidelines
  • Intended for Anyone Performing TEE Ultrasound Examinations in an Emergency Setting

Overview

The Introduction to Transesophageal Echocardiography FREE Webinar is designed to provide an introduction to transesophageal echocardiography. The lecture will cover common indications, contraindications and review the essential images to acquire. Examples of how to obtain the images and a review of correct image orientation and interpretation will be discussed.

Code: TEE-201W
ID: 5375

Schedule

Event Day(s): December 8, 2020
Time(day 1): 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM (EST)

Topics

  • Indications & contraindications for performing TEE
  • Standard TEE image orientation
  • How to acquire TEE views and identify cardiac anatomy

Objectives

  • State common indications for TEE testing.
  • Recognize complications for TEE testing.
  • List what images are needed for a complete exam.
  • Increase knowledge and skills to begin integration of advanced imaging modalities.

Tuition

Registration: $0.00

Audience

Sonographers, physicians, nurse practitioners, PA’s or other medical professional performing and/or interpreting transesophageal echocardiography. Physician participants may include (but is not limited to) : Cardiologists, anethesiologists, Intensivists, Critical Care

Faculty

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Steven Walling  BS, RCS, RDCS, FASE

Director and Clinical Coordinator
Hoffman Heart School of Cardiovascular Technology
Trinity Health of New England Corporation, Inc.
Hartford, CT
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Faculty Disclosure
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.

Content Validation
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.

Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content
In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:

James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director-planner, QI Task Force)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
Milwaukee, WI
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP (Co-Medical Director-planner & QI Task Force)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine &
Fellowship Director of Emergency Medicine
Ultrasound Fellowship Program
University of South Florida Medical School
Tampa, FL
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
President, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
St. Petersburg, FL
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Trisha Reo, AAS, RDMS, RVT (Program Coordinator-planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
St. Petersburg, FL
No relevant financial relationships to disclose


Disclosure of Commercial Support
There was no commercial support involved in the planning, development/implementation of this activity.


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35 YEARS

Serving the Medical Community

150,000+

Participants Trained

500,000+

CME Credits Awarded

6,000+

Courses Offered

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