Sonography Fundamentals

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Basic Ultrasound Scan Techniques

This introductory module teaches you the basic principles and techniques required to begin general ultrasound scanning, and guides you step-by-step through some basic scans.

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Ultrasound Physics 1

A basic knowledge of ultrasound physics and instrumentation is vital to ensure the correct application of ultrasound for both diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.

  • SDMS CME 1
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Ultrasound Physics 2

A basic knowledge of ultrasound physics and instrumentation is vital to ensure the correct application of ultrasound.

  • SDMS CME 2

Abdominal

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Ultrasound of the Liver

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the liver.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Pancreas

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the pancreas.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Gallbladder

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the gallbladder.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Spleen

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the spleen.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Retroperitoneum, Peritoneal Cavity and Abdominal Wall

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the spleen.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Urinary Tract & Adrenal Glands

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the urinary tract and adrenal glands.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the gastrointestinal tract.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Abdominal Vasculature

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the abdominal vasculature.

Echocardiography

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Basic Echocardiography Techniques

This module provides an introduction to echocardiography and teaches you the basic techniques required to begin echocardiographic examination of the heart.

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Basic Echocardiography Views

This module follows on from Basic Echocardiography Techniques and teaches you how to obtain the views required to examine all of the anatomy of the heart.

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Doppler Techniques and Instrumentation

Doppler techniques are used to monitor blood flow through the heart and major vessels.

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Echocardiography Assessment of Cardiac Wall Motion and Diastolic Function

This module teaches you how to how to assess cardiac wall motion and diastolic function.

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Echocardiography Assessment of Valvular Disease

This module teaches you how to identify and assess the sonographic appearance of heart valve pathology and valve replacements.

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Echocardiography Assessment of Endocarditis and Pericarditis

This module teaches you how to how to set up and perform echocardiography assessment of endocarditis and pericarditis.

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Embryology and Echocardiography Assessment of Congenital Heart Disease

The cardiovascular system is the first main organ system to form and become functional, and provides the growing embryo with oxygen and nutrients.

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Transesophageal Echocardiography and Stress Echocardiography

Transesophageal echocardiography is an invasive procedure that is undertaken by a suitably qualified physician, with assistance from a nurse and a sonographer.

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Electrocardiogram (ECG) 12-Lead

Learn how to prepare for, record and interpret a 12-lead ECG.

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Cardiovascular Pathology

A detailed introduction to pathology of the cardiovascular system, aimed at cardiovascular sonographers and other health professionals who need an understanding of cardiac pathology.

Superficial Structures and Small Parts

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Female Reproductive Organs

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the female reproductive system. The interactive simulator provides three different scenarios to test your ability to perform this type of scan.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Male Reproductive Organs

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the male reproductive system.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Female Breast

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the breast.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Thyroid and Parathyroid

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the thyroid and parathyroid glands, and includes normal and pathological findings.

Obstetrics

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Ultrasound Assessment during the First Trimester

Obstetric sonography has become an indispensable tool in the identification of pregnancy and the care of pregnant women.

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Ultrasound Assessment during the Second and Third Trimesters

Obstetric sonography has become an indispensable tool during pregnancy. This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination during the second and third trimesters.

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Ultrasound Assessment of Fetal Anomalies

Obstetric ultrasound is the most powerful way to assess the fetus during a pregnancy.

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Ultrasound Assessment of Fetal Growth

Obstetric ultrasound is the most powerful way to assess the fetus. This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound assessment of fetal growth and high-risk pregnancies.

Pediatrics

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General Pediatric Ultrasound Protocols and Ultrasound of the Pediatric Abdomen

Ultrasound is valuable for evaluating abdominal pain in pediatric patients.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Pediatric Brain

Pediatric head ultrasound is a routine procedure that is used to diagnose conditions related to premature birth, and to avoid the development of complications in babies that are born prematurely.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Pediatric Hip and Spine

Ultrasound assessment is used to identify developmental defects, and to assist in the diagnosis of various conditions and anomalies in the pediatric patient.

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Ultrasound Assessment of the Carotid, Subclavian and Vertebral Arteries

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the common carotid, internal carotid, external carotid, vertebral, and subclavian arteries.

  • SVU CME
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Ultrasound Assessment of the Lower Limb Arteries

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the lower limb arteries.

  • SVU CME
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Ultrasound Assessment of the Lower Limb Veins

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the lower limb veins.

  • SVU CME
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Ultrasound Vessel Mapping

Ultrasound mapping is performed as part of pre-operative planning for procedures such as sclerotherapy and varicose vein surgery.

  • SVU CME
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Ultrasound Assessment of the Abdominal Vasculature

This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform an ultrasound examination of the abdominal vasculature.

  • SVU CME

Tutorials

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Tutorial

The SIMTICS tutorial will walk you through a sample module, so you can learn how to use each component: simulations, text, video, anatomy model, quizzes, and the logbook.