Modular Ultrasound – Module 2 – Abdominal Ultrasound
About this course
This is part of the modular ultrasound course.
Following on from the introductory module, this module focuses on further developing your practical skills in performing an abdominal ultrasound exam. You will learn how to recognise common abnormalities as well as variations of the normal appearance of abdominal structures through the use of case-based examples.
• Review of the practical aspects of abdominal ultrasonography with particular attention given to providing individual guidance to delegates on optimising scanning technique and image quality
• Recognising the normal ultrasound appearance of abdominal structures including the liver and biliary tract, spleen, kidneys, urinary bladder, GI tract and the reproductive tract of the male and female
• Case-based examples of common abnormalities affecting abdominal organs observed on ultrasound, including neoplasia, pyometra and urinary calculi