Preview Meetings

Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course

St. Pete Beach, FL, United States

Thu, Aug 8 – Sat, Aug 10, 2013


Synopsis

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute

This three-day hands-on MSK Ultrasound course will provide a comprehensive introduction to upper and lower extremity Musculoskeletal sonography. The MSK ultrasound training program is taught by leading MSK ultrasound experts and includes lectures, live demonstrations, interactive case studies, and extensive hands-on scanning, featuring a 3:1 ratio with live models for a realistic training experience. The MSK ultrasound seminar topics and examination protocols are developed in accordance with the AIUM MSK Ultrasound practice guidelines. The participant will perform MSK ultrasound protocols associated with the shoulder, elbow, hand/wrist, knee, hip, ankle and foot. Special break-out sessions are incorporated for system optimization and MSK ultrasound guided- injection techniques. The intensive hands-on program provides the training needed to begin integrating the skills learned into clinical practice. Each participant will receive a scanning checklist, examination protocols, and a log of 16-20 examinations performed during the MSK Ultrasound course.

Sponsors

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute

Dates

Thu, Aug 8 – Sat, Aug 10, 2013

Location

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
4615 Gulf Blvd Ste 205
St. Pete Beach, FL
United States

Contact Information

Phone:     727-363-4500
Fax:    
Contact Name:     Scott Cataldo
Contact E-mail:     scott@gcus.com
Website:     https://www.gcus.com/courses/about.asp?course=711/Intro-to-MSK-Ultrasound

Topics

Increase the participant's knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
List the indications, benefits, and limitations of MSK ultrasound.

Faculty

Randy Moore, DC, RDMS; Jon Jacobson, MD; Jay Smith MD, FACSM; Eugene Kissin, MD; Shane Shapiro, MD

Est Attendance

30

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