Echocardiography Laboratory Accredited by European Association
- Transthoracic Echocardiography
- Transesophageal Echocardiography
- Stress Echocardiography (overload and pharmacologic stress)
- The formulation of criteria for accreditation and certification.
- The publication of a scientific journal (European Journal of Echocardiography)
- The promotion of research and continued education via EUROECHO (the largest world congress on echocardiography).
The Echocardiography Laboratory at the Hospital da Luz is the first in Portugal to receive this European accreditation.