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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Series, Module 1 Reflecting on Artifacts in Musculoskeletal Imaging by Dr. Lynwood Hammers

    This module describes the basic concepts of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSUS). It will assist you in learning the vocabulary of MSUS, appearance of normal structures and optimal scanning techniques, which are unique to MSUS and may be unfamiliar to most ultrasound professionals. The opportunity...

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Series, Module 2 Sonography of the Tendons, Ligaments, and Muscles by Dr. Lynwood Hammers

    Sonography competes with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in imaging the musculoskeletal system. The availability of sonography to provide a dynamic real-time examination aids in the diagnosis of injury. Add the ability to produce side-by-side or panoramic images, and Doppler capabilities to...

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Series, Module 3 Joints, Bursa, Bone, and Cartilage by Dr. Lynwood Hammers

    Initially the focus of MSUS imaging has been on the periarticular muscle, tendons, and ligaments. Increasing knowledge coupled with improved technology expands the imaging capabilities to include the joint, bursa, bone, and cartilage. The dynamic abilities of a sonographic exam establish...

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Series, Module 4, Peripheral Nerves, Skin, Hypodermis, and Interventional Procedures, by Dr. Lynwood Hammers

    This tutorial contains information on scanning the nerves, skin, hypodermis, and interventional procedures. Skin sonography is now beginning to help determine tumor invasion into the hypodermis. Increasing knowledge coupled with improved technology expands the imaging capabilities to include the...

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Abdominal Wall and Groin

    This session will review the sonography of common pathology of the abdominal wall and groin with emphasis on relevant anatomy, hernia classification and pitfalls in interpretation.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Adult Hip

    This session considers the ultrasound appearance of the adult hip. It will include technique, normal anatomy and common pathology, as well as common pitfalls to avoid.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Elbow

    This session considers the sonographic appearance of the elbow. It will include an overview of normal appearances and common pathology, and discuss common pitfalls to avoid.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Foot and Ankle

    This session will describe the anatomy and scanning technique used in ankle and foot assessment. Common pathology and pitfalls are discussed.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Introduction

    This session considers the role of ultrasound in investigating musculoskeletal conditions and discusses its value alongside other imaging modalities. Tips on equipment use, technique and reporting will be offered.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Knee

    This session considers the sonographic appearance of the knee. It will include an overview of normal appearances and common pathology, and discuss common pitfalls to avoid. 

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Paediatric Hip

    This session will cover the technique, anatomy and abnormalities detected by ultrasound scanning for developmental dysplasia and effusion of the neonatal and paediatric hip. Tips on avoiding pitfalls and on report writing will be offered.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Rheumatology

    This session will cover the ultrasound appearances of the more common inflammatory diseases of the hands and feet. It will include an overview of technique, normal anatomy, common inflammatory pathologies, and common pitfalls.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Shoulder

    This module reviews the sonographic appearance of the shoulder. It will include an overview of normal appearances and common pathology, and discuss common pitfalls to avoid. Tips on reporting will be offered.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Ultrasound Guided Injections

    This session considers the practical technique of ultrasound guided steroid injections. It will include evidence to support guided technique, indications for injection, benefits, exclusion criteria and delivery technique. Tips on reporting will be offered.

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    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Wrist and Hand

    This module reviews the sonographic appearance of the wrist and hand. It will include an overview of normal appearances and common non-rheumatological pathology and discuss common pitfalls to avoid.

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    Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Vascular Access

    POC116

    This course will review the anatomy and sonographic appearance of the upper extremity peripheral veins often used for vascular access. Attendees will review the steps in performing ultrasound guided vascular access for intravenous (IV) cannulation. Using vascular access phantoms, attendees will...

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