Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course - October 6-7, 2017

Philadelphia, PA US
October 6, 2017 to October 7, 2017
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This one and a half day classroom course will provide participants with a comprehensive introduction to musculoskeletal ultrasound. Optional Hands-on scanning will be incorporated into a half of day on the second day of the program.

Anatomic areas typically covered in this course include:

  • Shoulder
  • Hand
  • Wrist
  • Foot
  • Ankle
  • Knee

Other topics include:

  • Ultrasound of Common Cystic Masses in the Musculoskeletal System
  • General Application of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Sports Medicine
  • Ultrasound-guided Interventions in the Musculoskeletal System

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

The program is designed for physicians and sonographers who currently perform ultrasound imaging and wish to extend their capabilities to incorporate musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.

Learning Objectives

After attending this program the participant should be able to:

  • identify ultrasound representations of common pathologies of the musculoskeletal system
  • discuss the capabilities and limitations of ultrasound in musculoskeletal evaluation
  • identify normal anatomy and pathology from musculoskeletal ultrasound images
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Radiology
Ultrasound
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/06/2017
Course expires: 
10/01/2018
Event starts: 
10/06/2017 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
10/07/2017 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
132 S. 10th Street
780L Main Building
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience (1) any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services and (2) any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials.  Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the agenda.

Available Credit

  • 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 12.75 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/06/2017
Course expires: 
10/01/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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