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Fetal Cardiac Screening (Category A version)

This is a category “A” course, for Radiologic Techologists, and your profile doesn’t indicate you’re an R.T.
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    CME Credit Information

    Credit Type
    Category A *
    Number of Credits

    Course Objectives

    At the completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

    • Develop a systematic approach to four-chamber view assessment
    • Recognize some of the cardiac lesions that can be diagnosed during evaluation of the four-chamber view
    • Describe some of the risk factors that would increase the risk of congenital heart disease in the fetus

    Target Audience

    Radiologic Technologists

    * Meets the criteria for ARRT Category A credits for radiologic technologists.  Physicians should not use these courses.


    This course qualifies for 2 Category A credits and is accepted by the ARRT. The Reference Number and Expiration Date will appear on your certificate.

    These credits are also accepted by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).  Please check with other credentialing organizations for information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity.

    Date of Release
    Expiration Date


    David E. Abel MD
    Chairperson, Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Ultrasound Web Based Training Committee
    Volunteer Clinical Faculty
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    University of California San Francisco
    San Francisco, California


    In compliance with the Essentials and Standards of the ACCME, the author of this CME tutorial is required to disclose any significant financial or other relationships they may have with commercial interests.

    Dr. David Abel discloses no relationships with commercial interests.

    No one at IAME who had control over the planning or content of this activity has relationships with commercial interests.


    Elizabeth A. Shaughnessy RDMS, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada