Ashley Panicker, MD, FACEP

Fellowship:  Administration, ChristianaCare
Residency: Temple University Hospital
Medical school: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion (TAPSE) can provide a point of care ultrasound assessment of right ventricular function. Although there are many emerging applications for this measurement,
Velocity time integral (VTI), also called stroke distance, is an ultrasound measurement that can help the emergency medicine provider guide both differentials and treatment. Here we will focus on its