What you will learn

Course description: 

Musculoskeletal Upper Extremity Ultrasound is a one-day, physician led course that will provide a comprehensive overview of the practical applications, techniques, and interpretation of MSK imaging of the upper extremities. 



Course objectives: 

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

  • Explain and discuss the basic imaging principles of MSK Ultrasound
  • Recognize the normal/abnormal structures and artifacts of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Describe how to perform a systematic and regional MSK US of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.
  • Identify the limitations and capabilities of MSK ultrasound imaging
  • Describe the role of MSK Ultrasound for interventional procedures of the upper extremity where applicable
  • Increase knowledge and diagnostic confidence in the performance and or interpretation of MSK US exams of the upper extremities
Course details

Course Code: 


Delivery method: 

  • Instructor-led


  • English


1 Day

Course instructor(s) : 

Nelson Hager, MD, MS

Course disclaimer: 

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