Home Tags Ultrasound

Tag: ultrasound

My Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE) Image Acquisition Sequence

According to the guidelines from the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA), a comprehensive transesophageal echocardiographic (TEE)...

Critical Care Ultrasound CCEeXAM Impressions

My ICU colleagues and I walked into yesterday's first-ever administered critical care ultrasound certification examination without much insight about the exam itself...

Critical Care Ultrasound Notes – CCEeXAM Preparation

My critical care ultrasound exam is tomorrow! It's the first time this exam is being offered, so...

The Doppler Effect

The Doppler effect refers to a shift in frequency perceived by an object in motion relative to the source of a wave. When applying...

Epiaortic Ultrasound (EAS)

Today's didactic lecture on epiaortic ultrasonography was given by one of my wonderful cardiothoracic anesthesiology attendings - Dr. Jeff Swanson. As part of traditional...


I'm a cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow and double board certified intensivist and anesthesiologist at Harvard looking to improve medical education, diagnostics, and patient safety while promoting team-based, patient-centered care.