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Home->EOTD AMA Category 1 Credit for Physicians Only. ASRT CME is not available.
The Echo-of-the-Day is a presentation of 1 or more video loops to present an important topic in echocardiography. Please reveiw the image or video loops and then answer the questions below. After you have answered the questions you can view the explanation and obtain CME credit (if available).
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Preop TEE or TTE
An Intraop TEE
Intraop TEE or TTE before Operation
Intraop TEE or TTE after Operation
Intraop TEE or TTE at End of Anesthesia
Postop TEE or TTE
Echo of the Day Information Table
IntraopEnd is usually a TEE after the Operation and after some event occured to show a change in the TEE
Only an Average Grade
AMA CME Units: 0 Units This EOTD didn't qualify for CME credits. .
Presentation: A patient had the following echo loop:
The valve that was repaired is the tricuspid valve. The ring is C shaped because the anchor sutures in a full ring would destroy the AV node. The AV node lies at the top of the Triangle of Koch. The Triangle of Koch has the coronary sinus at it's base, the septal leaflet base at one side and the Ligament of Todaro on the other side. Where the Ligament of Todaro and the base of the septal leaflet approximate is the AV node.The open part of the ring is placed so sutures that anchor the ring do not destroy the AV node.
Please answer the following questions correctly to obtain your CME.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and JLS Interactive, LLC.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity is approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) as sonography-related continuing education (CE). Credit(s) issued for successful completion of ASRT-approved CE activities are accepted by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, American Registry of Radiological Technologists, Cardiovascular Credentialing International and Canadian Association of Registered Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals. Contact the applicable registry for additional information / restrictions on their acceptance of ASRT CE credit.