US Cardiac © MedTx, LLC 2017

  • ED Echo:
    • Indication:
    • Parasternal long:
      • aortic root <4cm measured at leaflets,
    • Parasternal Short:
      • no obvious wall motion abnormalities,
      • LV function estimated to be,
    • Apical Four Chamber:
      • No RV strain,
    • Subxiphoid:
      • no significant effusion (meaning <1cm around anterior/posterior aspect),
    • Interpretation:
      • No sonographic evidence of ascending aortic diltation (limited to region of leaflets),
      • LV function:
      • No RV strain
      • No significant pericardial effusion
    • US performed and interpreted by me.

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