- Introductory Module
This essential module covers provides the foundation of knowledge required to perform ultrasound.
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
This teaches the user how to measure the diameter of the abdominal aorta.
- Trauma Ultrasound - EFAST
We cover the use of ultrasound in trauma including FAST - abdominal free fluid and pericardial effusion, haemothorax, pneumothorax and fracture detection.
- Early Pregnancy
This introductory module enables the user to assess for the presence (or absence) of an intrauterine pregnancy.
- Later Pregnancy
This module covers basic ultrasound in the second and third trimesters. Including fetal position and presentation, fluid volume assessment, placental site, the cervix, fetal viability and dating a pregnancy.
- Basic Procedural Ultrasound
This module explains how to direct a needle into a target using ultrasound guidance. Vascular access, nerve blocks, pleural and ascitic taps, joint aspiration etc
- Emergency Echo
This module will cover the basic assessment of the hypotensive or shocked patient where the cause is uncertain.
- Lung Ultrasound
This introductory module on lung ultrasound will cover ultrasound of the normal lung, lung artefacts, pneumothorax, pneumonia , CCF, interstitial lung disorders, ultrasound guided lung procedures.
This module covers the role of ultrasound in the patient with ?deep vein thrombosis, concentrating on proximal leg DVT
These lectures describe how to perform a biliary ultrasound and the common pathology of the biliary system.
This module covers how to perform a renal ultrasound and discusses hydronephrosis, calculi, renal cysts and bladder volume measurement
- Paediatric Forearm Fractures
These lectures explain how to perform and interpret paediatric forearm ultrasound in the search for distal forearm fractures.
The Ultimate Ultrasound Course for Clinicians
July 25 - 29, 2016 PERTH
Click here for Registration form for UltraFest (early bird closes May 30, 2016)
INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCY ULTRASOUND (2d)
BASIC ECHO IN LIFE SUPPORT (1d)
2016 - SYDNEY in conjunction with ASMI:
Register at www.asmi.edu.au