Describe sonographic guidelines for patients with a family history of congestive heart failure.
How are the etiologic factors related to non-congenital heart disease?
What are some concerns regarding pulmonary hypertension and pregnancy?
What are some precursors or risk factors for right side heart failure (e.g. COPD, HIV)?
What are the optimal technical factors to improve assessment for common heart valve issues?
What is Holt Oram Syndrome?
Dr. Gehan Youssef - Los Angeles
Dr. Bhaa Azar - Ontario
Timothy Chambers - Phoenix
Dr. Pierre Wong - Los Angeles/ Ontario
Karen Ambrowitz - Los Angeles/ Ontario
American Society of Echocardiography (ASE): Largest global organization for cardiovascular ultrasound imaging, setting practice guidelines and standards for the field.
Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI): Administering credentialing examinations as an independent credentialing agency
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC): Standards and guidelines for echocardiography accreditation.
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA): Global organization providing educational resources and continuing education credits.
Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education: Learning modules (physics, instrumentation, abdomen, pelvic, cardiac, neck)
Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU): Dedicated to advancing ultrasound in vascular disease diagnosis.
2D (Gray Scale Ultrasound Image Formation)
2D Image Artifact
Blood and Blood Flow Study (Hemodynamic)
Color Doppler Characteristics
Continuous Wave Probe
PW/CW Doppler Characteristics
Ultrasound System Performance Evaluation
Ultrasound System Safety Evaluation
American College of Cardiology: Interviews with cardiovascular experts, cardiology summaries of research areas, and weekly commentaries.
American Heart Assiciation: A Binge Worthy Series by the American Heart Association
ARDMS Podcast: ARDMS offers online podcasts and videos. Each podcast and video provides the user with current information on ARDMS policies or programs.
JASE: Interview with authors of different articles on JASE journals.
Physics basic: Basic concepts of ultrasound physic
Radiology: Discussion of papers and articles related to radiology or COVID-19
Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education: Physics, instrumentation, abdomen, pelvic, cardiac, and neck learning modules.
US Imaging in Cardiac and Vascular Medicine: The latest advances in cardiovascular ultrasound imaging, with a strong focus on translational studies.
Ultrasound Podcast: Congenital Heart Abnormalities.
Ultrasound Gel: Recent literature in the field of point-of-care ultrasound.
Ultrasound in MedEd MS1: Ultrasound lectures
Ultrasound in MedED MS2: Ultrasound lectures
Ultrasound in MedED MS3: Ultrasound lectures
Ultrasound in MedED MS4: Ultrasound lectures
American Society for Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Foundation: In an effort to help students and professionals obtain the education needed for a successful career, the ASRT offers over 65 scholarships in several medical imaging disciplines thanks in part to donors and corporate sponsors.
Islamic Development Bank: Awards five, interest-free loan scholarships of $15,000 each year.
National Ultrasound: National Ultrasound, a dedicated ultrasound equipment company in the U.S., awards a $500 scholarship twice a year.
SDMS Scholarships: $2,500 scholarship for a sonography student from the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS).
Society for Vascular Ultrasound – Anne Jones Scholarship Fund: Four scholarships totaling $5,500 are awarded each year in honor of Anne Jones, former Chair of SVU’s Government Relations. Recipients are students who are pursuing a career in vascular ultrasound.
Caged Ball Valves
Congestive Heart Failure
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Polycysic Ovary Syndrome
Pulmonary Artery Dissection
Right Side Heart Failure
St. Jude Valve
Systemic Sclerosis and the Heart