What you will learn

Course description: 

The Advanced Fetal Doppler Assessment University is a one-day, physician-led course that will provide the learner with information on the clinical applications and techniques of fetal Doppler evaluation and interpretation. Educational material will be presented in the form of lectures, case presentations and live scanning sessions. Dr. Luis Goncalves is an accomplished physician who has focused his attention on maternal and fetal well-being. He uses ultrasound extensively to thoroughly evaluate fetal physiology and anatomic structures. Dr. Goncalves has published numerous articles regarding fetal Doppler assessment.



Course objectives: 

Upon successful completion of this program, you should be able to:

  • Explain the basic knowledge of Doppler fundamentals
  • Define maternal vascular flow and how it relates to the fetus
  • Apply knowledge of the fetal circulation process
  • Discuss the evaluation and interpretation of various maternal/fetal Doppler assessments:
    1. Umbilical arteries
    2. Middle Cerebral Artery (MCA)
    3. Ductus Venosus
    4. Aortic Isthmus
    5. Fetal Heart
Course details

Course Code: 


Delivery method: 

  • Peer-to-Peer Workshop


  • English


1 Day

Course instructor(s) : 

Luis F. Goncalves, MD
Philips Instructor

Course disclaimer: 

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