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Doppler echo, Doppler ultrasound of the heart, echo, sonogram of the heart, transthoracic echocardiogram (TTE).
To assist in diagnosing cardiovascular disorders such as defect, heart failure, tumor, infection, and bleeding.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
Timely notification to the requesting HCP of any critical findings and related symptoms is a role expectation of the professional nurse. A listing of these findings varies among facilities.