This module is the final module in a 13 Module Pediatric Echocardiography eCourse series. For information on the full Pediatric Echocardiography eCourse, please click here.
There are some procedures for which echocardiography can be a useful imaging tool. The application of echo to these procedures can vary greatly from one institution to another. Dr. Humes discusses transesophageal echo, echo-guided pericardiocentesis, some congenital cath lab interventions and the use of contrast in congenital heart disease.