Written by Judith Buckland, MBA, RDCS, FASE

7 Components for a Complete MitraClip Echo Protocol

As the MitraClip procedure becomes more available to hospitals it is imperative that sonographers understand the goals of the transthoracic echocardiogram prior to the MitraClip procedure.  In this blog we will review the 7 components for a complete MitraClip echo protocol..  In past...
Written by Judith Buckland, MBA, RDCS, FASE

What the Clip! MitraClip Echo Symposium Highlights

This month we held an Echo Symposium that was focused on the MitraClip procedure.  The conference, What the Clip! was a half day symposium that covered the essentials of understanding degenerative mitral valve regurgitation and how to perform the required echo and TEE views.  We held a mock valve...