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Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound with Optional Interventional Cadaver Lab

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Overview / Abstract:

Objectives
Increase the participant's knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
List the indications, benefits, and limitations of MSK ultrasound for sports medicine injuries, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and rheumatology applications.
Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.
Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand, knee, ankle/foot, & hip ultrasound examinations.
Identify normal anatomy during musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.
Identify the sonographic appearance of commonly seen pathology of the shoulder, knee, elbow, wrist/hand, ankle, and foot.
Demonstrate the use of MSK sonography for diagnosis and ultrasound-guided interventions and describe "in-plane" and "out of plane" injections/aspiration techniques using inanimate phantoms.
Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques and interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.
Identify the sonographic anatomy during the performance of ultrasound guided MSK injections on cadaver models.
Demonstrate the principals of imaging techniques for performance of upper and lower extremity MSK injections on cadaver models.
Topics
Shoulder Anatomy & Scanning Techniques
Evaluation of Shoulder Pathology
Elbow Anatomy & Scanning Techniques
Evaluation of Elbow Pathology
Ultrasound Guided Injection Techniques
Wrist/Hand Anatomy & Scan Techniques
Evaluation of Wrist/Hand Pathology
Normal Evaluation of the Ankle/Foot & Pathology
Knee Anatomy, Scanning Techniques, & Pathology
Evaluation of the Hip
Injection Technique in Human Cadaver Lab

Expiration

Aug 15, 2018

Discipline(s)

EMS / EMT / Paramedic CE

Format

Live / Seminar

Cost

$3,750.00

Credits / Hours

24.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ Approved for 24.00 MOC point(s)

Accreditation

ACCME

Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Craig Chappell DO, RMSK
Jon Jacobson MD, RMSK
Paul Lento MD, RMSK
Ralf G. Thiele MD, FACR
Shane Shapiro MD, RMSK
Timothy J. Mazzola MD, CAQSM, RMSK

Activity Specialities / Related Topics

Critical Care / Intensive Care, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics, Pain Management, Rheumatology / Arthritis, Sports Medicine

Keywords / Search Terms

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Ultrasound, MSK, MSK Ultrasound, Live Seminar, CME, CME Seminar, Education Seminar CE CME

LIVE Activity Location Details

Date(s)
08-13-2018 - 08-15-2018

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Inc, St. Petersburg
111 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 800
St. Petersburg, FL   33701
United States of America

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