TABLE 1

Echocardiogram Protocol

Parasternal long axis
 2D of AV and MV
 Color Doppler of AV and MV
Parasternal short axis
 2D of AV
 Color Doppler of AV
 2D of MV
 Color Doppler of MV
Apical 4-chamber
 2D of MV
 Color Doppler of MV
 CW Doppler of MRa
Apical 5-chamber
 2D of AV
 Color Doppler of AV
 CW Doppler of ARa
  • AR, aortic regurgitation; AV, aortic valve; CW, continuous wave; MR, mitral regurgitation; MV, mitral valve; 2D, two-dimensional imaging.

  • a Spectral Doppler is not available on HAND.