INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
A Compulsory Professional Development Programme
Organised by the
INSTITUTE OF RADIOGRAPHY
A Division of
THE RADIOGRAPHERS REGISTRATION BOARD OF NIGERIA
Facilitated by: CLENO HEALTH RESOURCES LTD
Date: 27th – 29th August, 2013
Venue: University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
Course Fee: N30,000.00 (To include course materials and lunch only)
This introductory course is to expose participants to the principles of Echo cardiogram and its clinical applications.
- What is an Echo?
i. Principles of Echo
ii. Principles of Doppler
- Conventional Echo:
i. Two Dimensional (2D) Echo
ii. Motion Mode (M-Mode) Echo
iii. Continuous Wave Doppler
iv. Pulsed Wave (PW) Doppler
v. Clinical Applications of Conventional Echo
- Colour Doppler Echo:
iii. Advantages and Limitations
- The Echo Windows:
i. Transthoracic Echo
ii. Transoesophageal Echo
iii. Future direction in Echo
- Normal View and Value
i. Normal Echo
ii. Sequence of Scanning
iii. Normal Variant
iv. Normal Values
- Abnormal View and Value:
i. Ventricular Dysfunction
ii. Valvular Disease
iv. Coronary Artery Diseases
The course will comprise of an intensive theoretical component to provide adequate foundation knowledge
of echocardiogram and hands-on components to re-enforce the theoretical component and skill acquisition.
All participants must be registered with the Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria and must be holders of current practicing Licenses.
- Intending participants should pay their registration fees at any UBA branch nationwide to Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria, Account Number 1004137156.
- Participants are to send proof of payment with completed Course Registration Slip on or before the 27th August, 2013. Please note that physical registration / documentation of participants ends on Tuesday, 27th August, 2013 by 9.00am.
- Please call the Institute on: 0705 309 0081 OR 0808 322 2200. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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