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    Abdominal Ultrasound: The Aorta

    Session 1 considers the appearances of the normal aorta and the vessels arising from the aorta, such as the anterior branches and renal arteries. There is also a look at the surrounding anatomy and helpful landmarks commonly seen on ultrasound. Some of the common variants will be discussed....

    • eLearning

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    Arm Venous Examination

    4724

    This presentation explains triggers for the development of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) of the arm. Included are anatomy and asonographic examination protocol of the superficial and deep veins. An explanation of Doppler waveform appearance for the various stages of DVT and dialysis graft are also...

    • Instructor-led

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    Carotid Artery Duplex Ultrasound Exam: A Primer

    You will enjoy this interactive tutorial on the ultrasound assessment of the extracranial cerebrovascular system if you are new to vascular ultrasound or you would like a review and update of current information in this specialty. This tutorial provides a comprehensive overview of anatomy,...

    • eLearning

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    Central Line Placement with Ultrasound

    POC110

     This course reviews the central venous anatomy including femoral, jugular, and subclavian veins. Attendees will also review ultrasound protocol for imaging and identification of the central veins before, during and after needle insertion. Technical approach and pitfalls are also discussed. ...

    • Instructor-led

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    Critical Care Lung Ultrasound

    POC114

    This course reviews the use of ultrasound to identify lung and pleural space abnormalities including pleural effusion, pneumothorax, atelectasis, and lung consolidation. Learners will also review the clinical criteria and process for ultrasound guided chest tube insertion and the BLUE protocol (...

    • Peer-to-Peer Workshop

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    Ultrasound Diagnosis of Renal Artery Stenosis

    This tutorial will review the epidemiology of renal artery stenosis as it relates to hypertension. The direct and indirect ultrasound methods for determining the presence of renal artery stenosis will be discussed. The appearance of normal and abnormal flow in the renal arteries will be examined...

    • eLearning

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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...

    • Instructor-led

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    Upper Extremity Venous Examination

    Upper Extremity Venous Duplex Examination is designed to provide sonographers the information necessary to properly perform an upper extremity venous duplex examination. Participants of this course will learn the venous anatomy of the upper extremity, the hemodynamic characteristics of vessels...

    • eLearning

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Extracranial Carotid and Vertebral Systems - Session 1

    This session is an overview of ultrasound of the carotid and vertebral arteries. How, why and when to scan will be discussed, with tips on scanning technique. Normal appearance is described. Abnormal appearance and reporting are covered in the following session.

     

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Extracranial Carotid and Vertebral Systems - Session 2

    This session is the second of two sessions that give an overview of ultrasound of the carotid and vertebral arteries. How, why and when to scan will be discussed. Tips on report writing and avoiding artefacts will be offered.

    • eLearning

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Introduction and Image Optimization

    This session provides an introduction to imaging and evaluating blood flow in vessels. The principles underlying Doppler measurements, equipment use, and scanning technique will be discussed. 

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Lower Limb Arteries

    This session considers the sonographic appearances of the lower limb arteries. There will be an overview of normal appearances of vessels, bypass grafts and stents and appearances of pathological changes. Reporting tips will be offered.

    • eLearning

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Lower Limb for DVT

    This session considers the sonographic appearances of the lower limb deep veins. There will be an overview of normal anatomy and common abnormal findings. Tips on technique, avoiding pitfalls and report writing will be offered.

     

    • eLearning

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    Vascular Ultrasound: Venous Insufficiency

    Session 1 will describe the practical aspect of scanning for lower limb venous insufficiency. It will include basic anatomy and anatomical variants as well as basic physiology.Session 2 will describe scanning for lower limb venous insufficiency. It will include assessment of competent and...

    • eLearning