Cardiac Echocardiography – Subxiphoid View – SonoSite, Inc.

– Hello, my name is Phil Perera, and I’m the Emergency Ultrasound Coordinator at the New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, and welcome to SoundBytes Cases. In this module, we’ll continue our journey through the cardiac echocardiography examinations, looking at the four standard views. In this module, we’re specifically going to focus on…

Pulmonary Embolism: Different Tests | Medical Minute Monday Ep. 13

Hey there! Welcome back to the Medical Minute! This week we’ll be comparing and contrasting ventilation-perfusion scans and CT pulmonary angiograms. Ventilation-perfusion scans and CT pulmonary angiograms are primarily used to test for pulmonary embolism, which is a blood clot in the lung or the pulmonary arteries leading from the heart into the lungs. The…