Certificate in Echocardiography

/Certificate in Echocardiography
Certificate in Echocardiography 2019-09-25T11:44:52+00:00
  • Key features:

    • It is a four month Comprehensive course on Adult Echocardiogram.
    • Echocardiography course is delivered with a main focus on the acquisition of basic practical skills on scanning techniques and protocols with AIUM/ARDMS standard protocol covering the syllabus for RDCS licensing examination.
    • This specialized course will give you practical proficiency in attaining advanced echocardiography views, with plenty of opportunity to apply these skills through our practical exercises.
    • One to One Hands-on training is the main focus on practical skills acquisition with practical and didactic classes with instructor-student of 1:3/5 ratios.
    • State of the art training facility with modern ultrasound equipment ranging from basic machine to High Resolution Color Doppler, PW/CW Doppler and Power Doppler along with Tissue Doppler Imaging (TDI) facilities.
    • The utilization of real patient supplemented by videos, slides, lectures etc.
    • Time-frame can be modified from four month according to the participant’s special needs.
  • Target group:

    • Are you a Cardiologist, Physician or Internist, wants to gain practical proficiency in performing and interpreting cardiac ultrasound scans?
    • Are you a Sonologist looking to develop your Cardiac ultrasound skills?
    • Are you seeking to utilize cardiac ultrasound for assessment of valvular disease?
    • Do you want to apply Cardiac ultrasound in a critical arrest scenario?
    • Do you simply want to improve, refresh or extend your ultrasound technique?
    • This program will give you the practical and theoretical knowledge to perform and understand Cardiac assessment with a set of new skills ready to apply in the real world.
  • Course Objectives:

    This practical and focused course builds your skills in a practical, step-by-step manner with supervised hands-on scanning. At the conclusion of this course you will be able to:

    • Explore the physical principles and artifacts of ultrasound to attain basic practical proficiency in B-mode and Doppler image optimization.
    • Demonstrate basic practical proficiency in performing and interpreting the goal directed echocardiography examination to differentiate between Normal anatomy & Physiology with pathology:-
      • Normal and abnormal left and right ventricular dimensions and function
      • Normal and abnormal left and right atrial dimensions and function
      • Normal and abnormal interventricular and interatrial septum
      • Normal and abnormal A-V valves, LVOT & RVOT
      • M-Mode acquisition and relationship to 2D Cardiac anatomy
      • Segmental wall motion assessment
      • Significant pericardial effusion and distinguish it from pleural effusion
      • Gross abnormalities in valvular function
      • Cardiac tamponade and acute pulmonary embolism
      • Pneumothorax, pneumonia and pulmonary edema
    • Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and limitations of the goal directed echo examination
    • Demonstrate the ability to incorporate knowledge obtained from bedside echocardiography into the care of critically ill patients.
    • Document and present complete and accurate sonographic findings for recording in the patient’s record to facilitate appropriate diagnosis and clinical management.
  • Eligibility:

    • General Physician Sonologist (MBBS, MD & above)
    • Cardiologist/Cardiac Surgeon (D.Card./MD/MS Cardiology)
    • Physician/Internist (FCPS/MPhil/MD in Medicine)
  • Duration:

    • Four month (Can be finish from one month to four month on demand or needs of individual candidate)
  • Course Starts:

    • Starts on demand anytime.
  • Certification:

    • “Certificate of Achievement” shall be awarded to the participants who registers and successfully completes all the requirement of the program.
  • International Student:

    • We welcome students from other countries to enrich our campus life and foster life-long relationships and international cultural interactions.
    • We don’t have accommodation facilities at the moment for foreign students. However, if requested earlier, we may assist to find suitable accommodation nearby the campus.

    • For Bangladesh Nationals: BDT. 75,000
    • For Foreign Students: : US$1200 or equivalent amount.
    • Fees are changeable at anytime without prior notice.
    • (VAT-7.5% and/or if applicable/as per govt. rule)
  • AdmissionProcess:

    • Download application form. For download – Click here
    • Make of a Pay order/Telegraphic Transfer in favor of “Shristy Institute for Health Sciences & Technology Ltd.”
    • Send application form & Pay Order/TT copy with the following documents (Attested or Notarized Photocopy only):
      • MBBS/Graduation Certificate.
      • BMDC/Medical Council Registration.
      • Experience/Certificate in Sonography (If any)
      • National ID copy.
      • Passport Copy (for foreign students).
      • 3 copy of Passport size Picture/Photos.
    • Send all documents to –
      Program Director
      Shristy Institute for Health Sciences & Technology Ltd
      Plot # 755, Suite # C-9, 9th Floor,
      Green Rowshanara Tower, Road No. 12/A,
      Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209,
      Tel: +88 02 58152221
      Cell: +88 01711 563737, +880 1552441121
      E-mail: drakhter58@yahoo.com,