It is based on the current syllabus of the British Society for Echocardiography Transthoracic accreditation process, which includes written multiple-choice questions and a video section in which questions are asked about images.
What does TT stand for?
TT stands for Transthoracic
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- Transfer Tree
- Transit Time (logistics)
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- Transition Technologies
- Transition Town (sustainability project community; various locations)
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- Transmit Tip
- Transport Tycoon (game)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Written by a cardiac anaesthetist and intended for an audience of cardiac anaesthetists and cardiac anaesthesia trainees, there is no discussion of noncardiac applications of transoesophageal echocardiography, nor on the use of perioperative transthoracic echocardiography.
The pericardial fat thickness on the right ventricle was measured using transthoracic echocardiography, and arterial remodeling of culprit lesion was assessed by pre-interventional IVUS.
The finding is clinically important, she said, because the growing awareness of pulmonary hypertension (PH), a high prevalence of postcapillary PH, and the inability to discern between pre- and postcapillary PH by transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) "have led to unnecessary right heart catheterizations.
A portable transthoracic echo was performed and showed an ejection fraction of 60% with a normal mitral valve.
Transthoracic echocardiography was performed for each subject to rule out structural heart disease.
The lead position was assessed with transthoracic echocardiography.