Essentials of CEUS

March 2, 2021
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This one day comprehensive workshop for radiologists, sonographers and ultrasound application specialists is designed to teach the basic principles of contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) practices.

Successful Completion

To successfully complete this activity, the required evaluation must be completed no later than Friday, April16, 2021. Thereafter, the evaluation will no longer be available and credits will not be issued. No refunds will be offered for failure to complete the required evaluation by the stated deadline.

Target Audience

This program is designed for radiologists, sonographers and ultrasound application specialists.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this two day course the participant will be able to:

  1. Explain CEUS physics, techniques and instrumentations
  2. Apply CEUS image acquisition and interpretation into diagnoses
  3. Recognize the fundamental ultrasound knobologies and equipment
  4. Interpret the enhancement patterns for specific diagnosis
  5. Identify appropriate setups and workflows 
  6. Apply appropriate contrast dosages and imaging protocols for various CEUS examinations
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Radiology
Ultrasound
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/02/2020
Course expires: 
04/16/2021
Event starts: 
03/02/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
03/02/2021 - 4:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Commercial Support

This educational activity has no commercial or in-kind support.

Recording and Photography Strictly Prohibited

Unauthorized recording or photography at a Jefferson-sponsored event is strictly prohibited. Individuals found violating this policy will be asked to vacate the activity. No credits or refund will be issued.
 

This is a virtual conference.

Disclosures

Thomas Jefferson University endorses the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support: Standards to Ensure Independence in CME Activities and the policies that supplement the Standards. All planners, faculty, authors, presenters, and content reviewers are required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with ACCME defined commercial interest entities within the past 12 months. Any conflict of interests have been resolved prior to this educational activity.

All faculty/presenters/authors at Thomas Jefferson University sponsored events are required to disclose whether or not their content contains information of commercial products/devices that are unlabeled for use or investigational uses of products not yet approved.  Product(s) is/are not included in the labeling approved by the US FDA for the treatment of disease(s). 

Such disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

Planners

The members of the planning committee have the following interests to disclose.

Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD-Course Director
Bioclinica-Consultant
Bracco Imaging-Board Member
Canon Medical Systems-Grant/Research Support
GE-Grant/Research Support/Consultant/Product Speakers Bureau
Siemens-Grant/Research Support
WorldCare Clinical-Consultant

Corinne E. Wessner, MBA, RDMS, RVT
Bracco Imaging-Consultant

Maria Stanczak, MS, RDMS, RVT, R.T. (R)(M)(ARRT)
Siemens Medical-Consultant

Jodi Markizon, CMP
No conflict of interest to disclose.

Presenters

The presenters for this educational activity have the following interests to disclose:

Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
Bioclinica-Consultant
Bracco Imaging-Board Member
Canon Medical Systems-Grant/Research Support
GE-Grant/Research Support/Consultant/Product Speakers Bureau
Siemens-Grant/Research Support
WorldCare Clinical-Consultant

Corinne E. Wessner, MBA, RDMS, RVT
Bracco Imaging-Consultant

Maria Stanczak, MS, RDMS, RVT, R.T. (R)(M)(ARRT)
Siemens Medical-Consultant

Off‐label/Investigational Use

All presenters are required to disclose whether their content contains information of commercial products/devices that are unlabeled for use or investigational uses of products not yet approved. Product(s) is/are not included in the labeling approved by the US FDA for the treatment of disease(s).

Content Disclaimer

The views expressed in this activity are those of the faculty. It should not be inferred or assumed that they are expressing the views of any manufacturer of pharmaceuticals or devices or Thomas Jefferson University..

It should be noted that the recommendations made herein with regard to the use of therapeutic agents, varying disease states, and assessments of risk, are based upon a combination of clinical trials, current guidelines, and the clinical practice experience of the participating presenters. The drug selection and dosage information presented in this activity are believed to be accurate. However, participants are urged to consult all available data on products and procedures before using them in clinical practice.

Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Credit Designation

Physicians: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals: This  educational activity is designated for 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.75 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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