"The Canadian Society of Echocardiography (CSE) is a non-profit organization of cardiovascular professionals committed to excellence in Echocardiography, and promotion and delivery of quality echocardiographic services across Canada."
Advances in the Echocardiographic Assessment of the Right Heart
Program developed by Dr. James Tam & Dr. Lisa Mielniczuk
This program has been designed to tbe delievered in a live-group session, facilitated by two experts (one with expertise in Pulmonary Hypertension, and one with expertise in Echocardiography).
Program content including the slide sets with notes, facilitator guides, and tips for creating a case study is available for download below:
iASE, ASE Echo Guidelines Mobile App 2.0 released at the ASE Annual Meeting in Washington
iASE is a tool developed by the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) to provide clear and concise summaries of the most popular guidelines published by the ASE, and as a platform to deploy additional guidelines and tools in the future. Each guideline summary includes key tables, reference values, and figures that are quick and easy to look-up. They can also serve as a teaching tool in an educational setting.
Over 20 echocardiography calculators are alsoincluded to complement the guidelines. They feature useful information, figures, references, echo calculators, and easy look up for prosthetic valve gradients.
Included guideline summaries:
Prosthetic Valve Assessment (2009), LV Diastolic Dysfunction (2009)
Chamber Quantification (2005), Right Heart (2010), Valvular Regurgitation (2003), Valvular Stenosis (2009)
2010 Echocardiography to Guide Intervention: From the Cath Lab to the Operating Room, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Qc
This McGill Jewish General Hosptial Symposium was held on 29 May 2010. Dr. Igal Sebag and Dr. Lawrence Rudski was kind enough to allow us to present about 5 hours of lecture videos (in both French and English) at this site. Due to technical difficulties, not all the presentations are available. To access the lecture videos, please click on the following icon:
Membership Site Launched
The membership site has been revamped with better user interface and easier to update your personal information. Please click on the "Become a Member" tab to become a meber. Please click on the "Members Area" to log in to change your profile.
"Contrast Echocardiography: Putting things into perspective - a Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Society of Echocardiography Joint Commentary" available at the Canadian Journal of Cardiology website
"Contrast echocardiography in Canada: Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Society of Echocardiography position paper" available for download.
"Treating The Right Patient At The Right Time: Access To Echocardiography In Canada", developed by Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) and secondary review by Canadian Society of Echocardiography (CSE) available for download.
"Guidelines For The Provision Of Echocardiography In Canada", jointly developed by Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) and Canadian Society of Echocardiography (CSE) available for download.
A section with more than 25 commonly used echo and stress test calculators. Each formula is accompanied by illustrations, detailed description, and references. Click here to access the online calculators
Moderated forum for general echo discussion is now open. You are welcome to sign up to post your challenging cases, technical questions, special equipment questions. An area for posting echo related jobs for sonographers and echocardiographers is also open . Please email your postings to firstname.lastname@example.org
© 2004-2011 Canadian Society of Echocardiography.
Annual Canadian Echo Weekend (GTA).
This year's meeting was held from 9 to 11 May, 2013 at the Toronto Hilton. We have a record attendance of more than 440 delegates!
Mark your calendar for the 16th Annual Canadian Echo Weekend 2014 which is scheduled for 10 to 12 April, 2014 at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre.