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How to assess congestion by ultrasound? - Clinical cases, practical tips and potential pitfalls

EACVI webinar

12/04/2019 18:00 12/04/2019 19:00 Europe/Paris How to assess congestion by ultrasound? - Clinical cases, practical tips and potential pitfalls European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging contact@escardio.org DD/MM/YYYY
European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
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Learning objectives

  • To learn how to rapidly identify congestion during an echocardiographic exam by assessing the presence and number of B-lines
  • To discuss the clinical value of lung ultrasound d for diagnosis, monitoring and prognostic stratification of HF patients
  • To learn how to assess intravascular congestion by inferior vena cava (IVC) diameter or the ratio of internal jugular vein (IJV) diameter before and during Valsalva maneuver.