This course will provide an intensive review of perioperative transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) including basic echocardiography for the novice echocardiographer as well as an update on the latest echocardiographic techniques for the more advanced practitioner.
This course is designed for anesthesiologists, intensivists, and residents/fellows who are planning to take either the basic or advanced Examination of Special Competence in Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography (Basic/Advanced PTEeXAM), as well as clinicians who would like to refresh their knowledge of transesophageal echocardiography.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
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UC San Diego Anesthesiology Update 2017