Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Core Course - March 2-5, 2016
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This three-day program provides a more in-depth coverage of ultrasound applications in obstetrics and gynecology. Approximately three-quarters of the program is devoted to obstetrics and the remainder to gynecology.
Practicing clinicians and sonographers will be able to refresh their knowledge in gynecological areas such as the post-menopausal uterus, endometrial disorders, adnexal masses, transvaginal imaging and obstetrics including problem solving with obstetrical measurements, exposure to Doppler in Ob/Gyn, bioeffects and invasive procedures.
Lecture Topics include:
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 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course, with an additional optional hands-on Saturday morning session, serves as a comprehensive review for the practicing clinician.
After attending this course, the participant should be able to:
- recognize the acoustic representation of normal anatomy of the fetus and the female pelvis
- describe the capabilities and limitations of ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
- identify pathologies of the fetus, uterus, and ovaries from ultrasound images
- perform basic ultrasound scanning of the non-pregnant female pelvis.
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.
- 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 20.50 Attendance