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Education, training, and resources for doctors and
sonographers.

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Value-packed videos and presentations that can fit into a lunch break

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Comprehensive, accredited educational programs, online or face-to-face, for individuals and groups

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The latest peer-reviewed clinical papers and technical documents

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CME Programs

NovaSignal offers web-based and onsite CME training programs to help you
earn your credits.

Web-Based CME Courses

Your team can learn remotely and still earn CME credits through our web-based programs.

  • One-Day Web Course (5  Credits) Includes review of cerebral anatomy and basic TCD techniques
  • Two-Day Web Course (10  Credits) Includes one-day web course plus review of common TCD exams, diagnostic criteria, and vasospasm case studies.
  • Three-Day Web Course (15  Credits) Includes two-day web course, review of pathology and waveform morphology, and case reviews of common TCD exams.

Onsite CME Courses

Help your team sharpen their skills with our TCD lectures and hands-on sessions provided at your facility. We offer accredited course packages as well as customized programs to meet your needs.

  • One-Day Course (5  Credits) Class includes technology review, physics, anatomy, and 3 hours of hands-on instruction.
  • Two-Day Course (10  Credits) Includes one-day course program, as well as an additional day of disease processes, treatments for the intracranial vasculature, and 3 hours of hands-on instruction.
  • Three-Day Course (15  Credits) Includes the full two-day program, as well as instruction on intracranial disease processes, interpretation criteria, and 3 hours of hands-on instruction.

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Pulmonary Vascular Dilatation Detected by Automated Transcranial Doppler in COVID-19 Pneumonia

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Robotically Assisted Transcranial Doppler with Artificial Intelligence for Assessment of Cerebral Vasospasm after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

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Alexandrov et al. 2008

A Pilot Randomized Clinical Safety Study of Sonothrombolysis Augmentation with Ultrasound-Activated Perflutren-Lipid Microsphers for Acute Ischemic Stroke

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Tobe et al. 2004

Transcranial Doppler is Complementary to Echocardiography for Detection and Risk Stratification of Patent Foramen Ovale.

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Palazzo et al. 2018

Transcranial Doppler to Detect Right-To-Left Shunt in Crytptogenic Acute Ischemic Stroke

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Maillet et al. 2018

Transcranial Doppler to Detect Right to Left Communication: Evaluation Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography in Real Life

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Thibeault et al. 2020

A Case Study on the Utility of Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound in Acute Stroke Evaluation

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White and Venkatesh, 2006

Applications of Transcranial Doppler in the ICU: A Review

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Brunser et al. 2015

The Role of TCD in the Evaluation of Acute Stroke

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LaRovere and O’Brien, 2015

Transcranial Doppler Sonography in Pediatric Neurocritical Care

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Prabhu, 2011

M2 Segment Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms: Retrospective Analysis of Clinical and Radiological Features and Surgical Outcome

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Schubert et al. 2011

Microembolic Signal Monitoring after Coiling of Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysms an Observational Analysis of 123 Cases

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Park et al. 2020

Transcranial Doppler as a Screening Tool for High-Risk Patent Foramen Ovale in Cryptogenic Stroke

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Whisenant and Reisman, 2017

PFO and Migraine, the Blind Leading the Blinded

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Komar et al. 2014

Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography Should it be the First Choice for Persistent Foramen Ovale Screening?

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Spence, 2016

Cryptogenic Stroke

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Zhao et al. 2015

A Comparison of Transthoracic Echocardiography and Transcranial Doppler with Contrast Agent for Detection of Patent Foramen Ovale with or Without Valsalva Maneuver

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Van et al. 2010

Sensitivity of Transcranial Doppler Versus Intracardiac Echocardiography in the Detection of Right-To-Left Shunt

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Mojadidi et al. 2014

Accuracy of Conventional Transthoracic Echocardiography for the Diagnosis of Intracardiac Right-to-Left Shunt:  A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies

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Demchuk et al. 2000

Accuracy and Criteria for Localizing Arterial Occlusion with Transcranial Doppler

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Jauss and Zanette, 2000

Detection of Right-to-Left Shunt with Ultrasound Contrast Agent and Transcranial Doppler Sonography

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Alexandrov et al. 2008

A Pilot Randomized Clinical Safety Study of Sonothrombolysis Augmentation with Ultrasound-Activated Perflutren-Lipid Microsphers for Acute Ischemic Stroke

Download >

Tobe et al. 2016

Transcranial Doppler is Complementary to Echocardiography for Detection and Risk Stratification of Patent Foramen Ovale

Download >

Komar et al. 2014

Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography Should it be the First Choice for Persistent Foramen Ovale Screening?

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Spence 2016

Cryptogenic Stroke

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Van et al. 2010

Sensitivity of Transcranial Doppler Versus Intracardiac Echocardiography in the Detection of Right-to-Left Shunt

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Mojadidi et al. 2014

Accuracy of Conventional Transthoracic Echocardiography for the Diagnosis of Intracardiac Right-to-Left Shunt: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies

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Park et al. 2020

Transcranial Doppler as a Screening Tool for High-Risk Patent Foramen Ovale in Cryptogenic Stroke

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Whisenant and Reisman, 2017

PFO and Migraine, the Blind Leading the Blinded

Download >

Palazzo et al. 2018

Transcranial Doppler to Detect Right-to-Left Shunt in Crytptogenic Acute Ischemic Stroke

Download >

Zhao et al. 2015

A Comparison of Transthoracic Echocardiography and Transcranial Doppler with Contrast Agent for Detection of Patent Foramen Ovale with or Without Valsalva Maneuver

Download >

Maillet et al. 2018

Transcranial Doppler to Detect Right to Left Communication: Evaluation Versus Transesophageal Echocardiography in Real Life

Download >

Jauss and Zanette, 2000

Detection of Right-to-Left Shunt Withultrasound Contrast Agent Andtranscranial Doppler Sonography

Download >

Thibeault et al. 2020

A Case Study on the Utility of Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound in Acute Stroke Evaluation

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White and Venkatesh, 2006

Applications of Transcranial Doppler in the ICU: A Review

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Weisman et al. 2019

Transcranial Doppler Screening Adherence Among Children With Sickle Cell Anemia Seen in the Emergency Department

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Min et al. 2007

Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Vertebral Artery Hypoplasia and Aplasia

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Reeves et al. 2015

Physician Attitude, Awareness, and Knowledge Regarding Guidelines for Transcranial Doppler Screening in Sickle Cell Disease

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Schubert et al. 2010

Microembolic Signal Monitoring After Coiling of Unruptured Cerebral Aneurysms an Observational Analysis of 123 Cases

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Demchuk et al. 2000

Accuracy and Criteria for Localizing Arterial Occlusion with Transcranial Doppler

Download >

Brunser et al. 2016

The Role of TCD in the Evaluation of Acute Stroke

Download >

LaRovere and O’Brien, 2015

Transcranial Doppler Sonography in Pediatric Neurocritical Care

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Prabhu 2011

M2 Segment Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms: Retrospective Analysis of Clinical and Radiological Features and Surgical Outcome

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Rubin et al. 2018

Neurological Toxicities Associated with Chimericantigen Receptor T-Cell Therapy

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McCarville, 2008

Comparison of Duplex and Nonduplex Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography

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Alexandrov et al. 2010

Practice Standards for Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound: Part II – Clinical Indications and Expected Outcomes

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Alexandrov et al. 2007

Practice Standards for Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound: Part I – Test Performance

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McCarville, 2008

Comparison of Duplex and Nonduplex Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography

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American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of a Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound Examination for Adults and Children

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Baracchini et al. 2019

Early Hemodynamic Predictors of Good Outcome and Reperfusion Injury after Endovascular Treatment

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While these publications are all broad applications of TCD, the uses described may represent research and have not necessarily been approved or cleared by the FDA. NovaSignal’s products are defined by their approved indications for use and the practice of medicine.