Programme Schedule

08:30 – 09:30
Registration

09.00 – 09:15
Introduction and aim of the course                            Dr. K.R. Balakrishnan

PANELLISTS
1. Dr. Ramakrishnan
2. Dr. Swamy
3. Dr. Mangala Barathy
4. Dr. Giridhar Sethuraman

09:15 – 09:30
What Neonatologists                                                  Dr. Mangala Barathy
want to know from an
Echo Cardiographer?

09:30 – 09:45
Basics of Ultrasound / CFM / Doppler                       Dr. Arul Narayanan

09:45 – 10:00
Knowing the machine ECHO Tech

10:00 – 10:45
Standard ECHO views and                                         Dr. Swamy (Along with a patient)
normal heart anatomy

10:45

Hi-Tea session

PANELLISTS
1. Dr. Arul Narayanan
2. Dr. Mangala Barathy
3. Dr. Giridhar Sethuraman

11:00 – 11:20
Assessment & Management of PDA                               Dr. Ramakrishnan

11:20 – 11:40
Critical and common cyanotic CHD                               Dr. Arul Narayanan

11:40 – 12:00
Assessment of a infant with PPHN                                 Dr. Ramakrishnan

12:15 – 13:00    Lunch

PANELLISTS
1. Dr. Arul Narayanan
2. Dr. Swamy
3. Dr. Giridhar Sethuraman

13:00 – 14:00
Utility of ECHO in  Haemodynamic                            Dr. Suresh Rao
assessment & management
– Anaesthetist view

14:00 – 14:20
Assessment of flow and contractility                          Dr. Venkataseshan
– Neonatologist view

14:20 – 14.35
When to use what inotropes                                       Dr. Giridhar Sethuraman

14:00 – 16:00
Hands-on in the machine: 4 stations
2 Hours (20 or 30 mins each) – Coffee in between

[2 Standard Anatomy (Dr. Arul and Dr. Swamy) and 2 Flows and Contractility (Dr. Ramakrishnan and Dr. Venkataseshan)]

16:00
Feedback and winding up                                           Dr. Arul Narayanan