Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hand and Wrist (Videos+PDFs)

Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hand and Wrist

Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hand and Wrist Training Video is designed to provide an in-depth review of anatomy, scan techniques, and normal sonographic appearance of the wrist and hand. The lecture also includes commonly seen pathology of the hands and wrist. Ultrasound characteristics, diagnostic criteria, and pitfalls are included in detail.

Product Details

  • Official Price: $154.00
  • Points to Download: 200 Points
  • Format: 2 Video Files (.mp4 format) + 1 PDF file.
  • File Size: 477 MB.
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Description:

2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Date of Original Release: 10/10/2016 
This edition valid for credit through: 10/10/2019
Video Length: 01:25:00

OBJECTIVES

  • Increase the participants’ knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
  • Identifynormal hand/wrist anatomy with MSK ultrasound imaging.
  • Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing hand/wrist ultrasound examinations.
  • Identify ultrasound characteristics associated with joint effusion and bursitis.
  • Recognize ultrasound findings associated with tendon and ligament abnormalities.
  • State diagnostic criteria for evaluation of ulnar and radial nerve abnormalities.
  • Recognize commonly seen soft tissue masses when evaluating the hand/wrist.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, sonographers, PAs and NPs, and other medical professionals who are involved with performing and/or interpreting musculoskeletal ultrasound examinations. Physician participants may include (but are not limited to) radiologists, sports medicine, orthopedics, rheumatology, PM & R, emergency medicine, primary care and physical therapy, and chiropractic medicine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

Topics/Speaker:

  • Role of Ultrasound in Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Erosions Rheumatoid Nodules
  • Tenosynovitis (Paratendonitis)
  • Tendon Tears
  • Intersection Syndrome
  • Pulley Tears
  • Trigger Finger
  • Extensor Carpi Ulnaris
  • Subluxation and Dislocation
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Guyon’s Canal
  • Wartenburg Syndrome
  • Ligament Injury: Scapholunate Ligament Tear
  • Extrinsic Dorsal Ligament Injury
  • Gamekeeper Thumb
  • Triangular Fibrocartilage (TFC)
  • Scaphoid Fracture
  • Common Pitfalls in Wrist/Hand
  • Cyst and Masses: Wrist Ganglia, Mucous Cyst, Giant Cell Tumor Tendon Sheath Glomus Tumor (Hamartoma)

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