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Echo BachelorClass

Imaging – subcostal views

Chapter 7
Presenter: Prof. Thomas Binder, MD, FESC
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What you will learn

- Subcostal window: how to get the standard 4-chamber view; - Subcostal window and pericardial effusion; - Subcostal window and atrial septal defects; - Inferior vena cava (IVC) and right atrial pressure; - Different causes of inferior vena cava dilatation; - Subcostal window: how to visualize the aortic valve; - Examples of normal and pathological hearts from the subcostal window. You will also learn: - How to optimize your echo views; - Which structures to analyze in the different subcostal windows - How echo views correlate with anatomy (simulator)

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