What you will learn

Course description: 

Essentials of Abdominal Imaging is a one day, physician led course that will provide the learner a comprehensive overview of the up-to-date imaging techniques of abdominal ultrasound. The course will cover a review of anatomy and physiology, diseases common to the abdomen and correlation to other lab or imaging results. Additionally, the course will help to solidify the knowledge and skills necessary to enable the learner to confidently and consistently increase sensitivity and specificity in every abdominal ultrasound exam.

The course will be taught by David Mark K. Danielson, DO, who is a board certified radiologist from DuPont, Washington and Philips Clinical Education Specialists. Educational material will be presented in form of lectures and hands on scanning sessions.



Course objectives: 

Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Discuss the proper technique, sonographic application and interpretation of abdominal ultrasound
  • Recognize and distinguish between diseases common to the abdomen
  • Differentiate abdominal diseases from normal variants
  • Utilize results from lab tests and or other imaging studies to confirm or exclude a specific diagnosis
  • Analyze findings to develop or provide a concise differential diagnosis for the abnormalities found
Course details

Course Code: 


Delivery method: 

  • Instructor-led


  • English


1 Day

Course instructor(s) : 

David Mark K. Danielson, DO
Philips Instructor

Course disclaimer: 

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