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Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

Blended Introduction to Abdominal and Primary Care Ultrasound (Online Course + Hands-On Workshop)

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Overview / Abstract:

Blended Introduction to Abdominal and Primary Care Ultrasound
(Online Course + Hands-On Workshop)

The Blended Introduction to Abdominal & Primary Care Ultrasound training course is taught by leading experts and covers abdominal, trauma, thyroid, scrotal, and soft-tissue applications. This unique course incorporates a comprehensive online course to cover the didactics then three half day scanning only workshops, featuring a 3:1 ratio with live models and inanimate phantoms.

Increase participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret abdominal ultrasound examinations.
Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.
Perform scan protocols and routine measurements that are utilized during an abdominal ultrasound evaluation.
Identify normal/abnormal imaging characteristics of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys and abdominal vasculature.
Differentiate normal/abnormal characteristics for the evaluation of the thyroid, testes/scrotum, and appendix.

Imaging Fundamentals
Abdominal Anatomy/Scan Techniques
Abdominal Aorta
Liver Sonography & Pathology
Gallbladder & Biliary Tree Sonography & Pathology
Spleen, Pancreas, and Renal
Scrotal / Testicular
Evaluation of the Appendix & GI Tract
EFAST Exam, Soft Tissue & MSK Applications
Interactive Case Studies


Nov 06, 2017


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Physician CME, Physician Assistant CME, Radiology / RAD Tech CE



Credits / Hours

34.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)â„¢



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Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Salvatore LaRusso M.Ed. RDMS, FAIUM, RT(R)
Brian Schenker, MBA, RDMS, RVT
Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP
Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT

Keywords / Search Terms

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. ultrasound, family medicine, sonography, abdominal, primary care, ardms, Live CE CME Seminar CE CME

LIVE Activity Location Details

09-06-2017 - 09-08-2017

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Inc.
4615 Gulf Blvd. Suite 205
St Pete Beach, FL   33706
United States of America

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