What you will learn

Course description: 

Volume Imaging – The Gyn Patient University is a one-day, physician-led course that will provide the learner with information on the technology and technique of 3D/4D volume imaging including the sonographic appearance of gynecological variants. Educational material will be presented in the form of lectures, case presentations, data manipulation and scanning sessions.

This course will be presented by Dr. William W. Brown III who is the Director of Ambulatory Obstetrics & Gynecology and Assistant Professor, Department of Ob/Gyn for Denver Health and Hospital Authority located in Denver, CO. He has published numerous articles and provides various lectures regarding the use of 3D Volume Imaging in gynecology.

Prerequisite skills: A thorough knowledge and understanding of 2D Gynecological Ultrasound is required for this program. A basic understanding of 3D imaging and fundamentals would also be helpful.




Course objectives: 

Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to:

  • Summarize advantages of 3D imaging over 2D imaging
  • Recognize the importance that 2D image quality plays in obtaining a good 3D volume
  • Provide sufficient hands-on to allow practice achieving comparable data sets
  • Be proficient with the user interface and the manipulation of system data sets
  • Describe 3D manipulation of the uterus
  • Explain the usefulness of the multiplanar reformatted views (MPR)
  • Isolate structures and detect contrasting tissue within a 3D scan plane
Course details

Course Code: 


Delivery method: 

  • Peer-to-Peer Workshop


  • English


1 Day

Course instructor(s) : 

William W. Brown III, MD
Philips Instructor

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