Focused Cardiac Transthoracic Echo / Courses
The Focused Cardiac Tranthoracic echo curriculum covers in detail the principles and applications of the basic transthoracic echo examination. Focused transthoracic echocardiography is performed and interpreted by the clinician at the bedside in order to establish diagnosis and to guide therapy of the patient with cardiopulmonary failure.
The 7.5 hours of content of the FOCUS curriculum is divided in 6 courses and 36 modules. The courses allow for the participant to learn in a systematic, organized way, the elements of echocardiography that are required in order to achieve competence in focused transthoracic echocardiography.