Diagnostic Sonography

Medicine

Quiz 32 :

Introduction to Echocardiographic Techniques, Terminology, and Tips

Quiz 32 :

Introduction to Echocardiographic Techniques, Terminology, and Tips

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The brightest returning echo signal in the heart is from which one of the following areas?
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Which one of the following cardiac chambers is posterior to the aorta in the parasternal long-axis view?
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Which one of the following echocardiographic modes was called the ice pick view?
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B

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Generally, the optimal view to evaluate the pulmonary valve is _____________.
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The cardiac window for the parasternal view is best found in the ______________ approach.
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The best window to record images and Doppler signals from the arch of the aorta is which one of the following imaging planes?
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Which one of the following imaging planes transects the heart perpendicular to the dorsal and ventral surfaces of the body?
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As the left atrium contracts, the mitral valve opens in a shorter anterior excursion and terminates at point ______.
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Velocities that exceed the Nyquist limit are known to produce which one of the following artifacts?
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Which one of the following techniques may alleviate lung interference?
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As the left atrium contracts, the:
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The mitral valve coincides with the onset of the QRS systolic component at point _____.
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If the cardiac sonographer is in the parasternal long-axis view to visualize the ALMV, the transducer should be angled _________ to record the tricuspid valve.
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As diastole begins, the anterior leaflet mitral valve (ALMV) executes a rapid anterior motion, coming to a peak at point _____.
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Which one of the following patient positions is best suited for echocardiographic examination?
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Choose the graphic display used to display blood flow.
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The best window used to record the inferior vena cava and hepatic veins draining into the right atrium is the ______________ imaging plane.
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Which one of the following statements about Doppler is false?
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Why is it beneficial to narrow the color Doppler sector during the echocardiographic examination?
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Which one of the following imaging planes is used in echocardiography?
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