In order to bring you the best possible user experience, this site uses Javascript. If you are seeing this message, it is likely that the Javascript option in your browser is disabled. For optimal viewing of this site, please ensure that Javascript is enabled for your browser.
Did you know that your browser is out of date? To get the best experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version. Learn more.

We use cookies to optimise the design of this website and make continuous improvement. By continuing your visit, you consent to the use of cookies. Learn more


Free online encyclopedia

WikiEcho is a free and online encyclopedia provided by the EACVI covering the rapidly advancing field of echocardiography.


Target audience

Any cardiologist interested in echocardiography, cardiologists in training, echocardiographers, sonographers


WikiEcho, as any other Wiki site, is an open source website and anyone is free to contribute.
However, the EACVI is garant of the content published on the website and has covered topics classified as per the Core Syllabus:

  • General principles of echocardiography   
  • The echocardiographic examination  
  • Assessment of Diameters, Volumes and Mass 
  • Non-invasive Hemodynamics Derived from Echo-Doppler
  • Assessment of Systolic Function 
  • Assessment of Diastolic Function
  • Ischemic Heart Disease 
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Systemic and Pulmonary Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Masses, Tumors and Sources of Embolism
  • Diseases of the Aorta
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Contrast Echocardiography
  • Real-time Three-dimensional Echocardiography
  • Tissue Doppler and Speckle Tracking 
  • Systemic diseases and other Conditions
  • Principles of Quality Assessment in Echocardiography

How to contribute?

Anyone is welcome to create a page or edit an existing one.
This online tool has been developed by the community for the community!

You need to create an account on and you can visit the Help section which will guide you through the first steps of the Wiki world.