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ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY LABORATORY

 

Our echocardiography service is staffed by 4 full time Cardiology Consultants, 2 full time Nurses, 4 clinical fellows and 4 trainees and performs over 8000 transthoracic scans per year. There are 4 static (GE E9, T8 and Vivid 3 and Philips ) and 1 hand held V-scan devices for use at the bedside by Cardiologists.

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There is a regular stress echocardiography (≈350 studies/year) and a TOE service (≈300 studies/year). Three dimensional TTE and TEE, Speckle Tracking imaging and contrast echo studies are also performed regularly in our Lab.

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Echo Lab has been awarded Advanced accreditation in TTE, TOE and Stress Echo by European Society of Cardiovascular Imaging, in 2016

http://www.escardio.org/Guidelines-&-Education/Career-development/Accreditation/EACVI-Laboratory-accreditation/Laboratory-Accreditation

 

STAFFING

Papadopoulos Constantinos, full-time Cardiology Consultant

Paradelis George, full-time Cardiology Consultant

Flessa Konstantina, full-time Cardiology Consultant

Nearhos Nearhou, full-time Cardiology Consultant

Polimeropoulos Evaggelos, Cardiologist, Cardiology Consultant

Aggelaki Maria Cardiologist, Cardiology Consultant

Aggeli Anthoula, full-time Nurse

Giannopoulou Rania, full-time Nurse

4 Trainees and 2 Clinical fellows

 

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WEEKLY TIMETABLE

Timetable for each echo room for each session during the working week detailing the type of scans performed and average numbers.

 

.. ROOM1- VIVID3 ROOM2- VIVIDT8 ROOM3- VIVID E9
MONDAY 8:00- 12:00 AM TTEs – REFERRALS (Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE – TEE

(Ν:4-5)

MONDAY 12:00 – 15:00 PM TTEs – REFERRALS (Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE – TEE

(Ν:5)

MONDAY 15:00 – 20:00 PM ---

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

TUESDAY 8:00- 12:00 AM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE – TEE

(Ν:5)

TUESDAY 12:00 – 15:00 PM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE – TEE

(Ν:5)

TUESDAY 15:00 – 20:00 PM ---

TTEs - OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - OUTPATIENTS

(N:5-6)

WEDNESDAY 8:00- 12:00 AM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE –TEE

(Ν:5)

WEDNESDAY 12:00 – 15:00 PM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE – TEE

(Ν:5)

WEDNESDAY 15:00 – 20:00 PM ---

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

THURSDAY 8:00- 12:00 AM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE –TEE

(Ν:5)

THURSDAY   12:00 – 15:00 PM

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

SE –TEE

(Ν:5)

THURSDAY   15:00 – 20:00 PM ---

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

TTEs – OUTPATIENTS

(Ν:5)

FRIDAY 8:00-12:00

TTEs – REFERRALS

(Ν:5)

TTEs - CARDIOLOGY PATIENTS

(Ν:5)

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(TTEs:Transthoracic echo, TEEs: Transesophageal echo, SE: Stress echo, N:Average number of studies)