The Expert Transthoracic Echocardiography (eTTE ®)section covers an extensive list of topics on basic and advanced transthoracic echocardiography. This section is intended for cardiac anesthesiologists, cardiologists, and cardiac sonographers. This section will cover the basics in ultrasound, probes, imaging, orientation, hemodynamics, the chambers, the valves, aorta, congenital diseases and artifacts or pitfalls. Each chapter is formatted for quick and easy access and readability with videos and images or animations embedded in the page. Content is always being added and updated so check back frequently. A subscription for this area automatically gives you access to the iTTE ® or introduction to Transthoracic Echocardiography area (when released).
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and JLS Interactive, LLC.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity is approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) as sonography-related continuing education (CE). Credit(s) issued for successful completion of ASRT-approved CE activities are accepted by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, American Registry of Radiological Technologists, Cardiovascular Credentialing International and Canadian Association of Registered Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals. Contact the applicable registry for additional information / restrictions on their acceptance of ASRT CE credit.