|Department||Diagnostic Medical Sonography|
|Prerequisites||DULT 120, DULT 135, DULT 215, DULT 220|
This course focuses on cardiac embryology and the associated congenital cardiac defects that can occur. An introduction to surgical corrective repair for congenital cardiac defects will also be presented. A basic introduction to the electrophysiology of the heart will be conducted with basic interpretation of ECG monitoring strips discussed. A presentation of the relationships of tests associated with cardiac and vascular sonography, and the adjunct correlative imaging modalities will be presented. Cardiac stress testing and the relationship between stress echo and other correlative imaging modalities will be explored.
All Sonography prerequisites must be completed with a minimum grade of C+ (2.30).