SonoSim is proud to offer the most comprehensive online OB-GYN training curriculum ever released. The curriculum helps programs deliver high quality, standardized education that matches the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Consensus Recommendations published in 2018.

Comprehensive OB-GYN Training Curriculum

Ultrasound Simulator for OB-GYN Package

SonoSim offers over 55 hours of comprehensive online OB-GYN training specifically designed to help OB-GYN practices including graduate medical education programs training residents, DMS programs preparing students for careers in OB-GYN sonography, and simulation centers training in OB-GYN ultrasound.

The standardized curriculum is organized into 14 SonoSim Modules including over 125 SonoSimulator hands-on training cases across a variety of essential OB-GYN topics.

Each SonoSim Module consists of didactic lessons, knowledge assessment, and SonoSimulator hands-on training cases.

Module Outlines

GYN Ultrasound of Nonpregnant Normal Uterus

GYN Ultrasound of Nonpregnant Normal Uterus: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Introduction to Ultrasound of the Normal Uterus
    • Ultrasound Examination Indications
  • Lesson: Normal Anatomy
    • Pelvic Anatomy: Sagittal View
    • Pelvic Anatomy: Axial View
    • Pelvic Anatomy: Coronal View
    • Reproductive Tract
    • Reproductive-Tract Vasculature
  • Lesson: Female Pelvis Physiology
    • Histophysiology: Ovaries & Uterus
    • Histophysiology: Uterine Cycle
    • Histophysiology: Ovarian Cycle
    • Physiologic Free Fluid
    • Endometrial Echo
  • Lesson: General Considerations
    • Patient Preparation
    • Transducer Selection & Orientation
    • Transducer Preparation
    • Infection Control: Low-Level Transducer Disinfection
    • Infection Control: High-Level Transducer Disinfection
    • Infection Control: Sterilization & Infection Prevention
  • Lesson: Sonographic Imaging
    • Gynecologic Imaging Techniques
    • Transabdominal Technique
  • Lesson: Transabdominal Sonographic Technique
    • Transabdominal Technique
    • Transabdominal: Sagittal View
    • Transabdominal: Transverse View
  • Lesson: Transvaginal Sonographic Technique
    • Transducer Orientation
    • Image Display Convention
    • Imaging-View Nomenclature
    • Midsagittal-View Imaging
    • Normal Uterine Positions
    • Anteflexion & Retroflexion
    • Myometrial Imaging
    • Endometrial Imaging
    • Endometrial Phasic Changes
    • Cervix Imaging
    • Uterine Dimensions
    • Transverse-Plane Imaging
    • Müllerian-Malformation Screening
    • Midcoronal Plane of Uterus
    • 3D Ultrasound of Uterus
  • Lesson: Case Studies
    • Case Study: Posterior Cul-de-Sac Free Fluid
    • Case Study: IUD
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Imaging Tips & Pitfalls
    • Summary
Abnormal Uterus Part-I

GYN Ultrasound of Nonpregnant Abnormal Uterus Part I: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Introduction to Abnormal Uterus Ultrasound
  • Lesson: Sonographic Imaging
    • Imaging Techniques
    • Midcoronal Plane of Uterus
    • 3D Ultrasound of Uterus
    • 3D Ultrasound of Uterus: Volumetric Data Acquisition
    • 3D Ultrasound Uterus: Z Technique
    • 3D Ultrasound of Uterus: Z Technique Demonstration
    • 3D Ultrasound of Uterus: Midcoronal-Plane Image
  • Lesson: Congenital Uterine Malformations
    • Introduction
    • Congenital Uterine Malformations: Classification System
    • Diagnostic Imaging
    • Role of Transvaginal 3D Ultrasound
    • Sonographic Evaluation
    • Normal Uterine Anatomy
    • Normal Uterine Sonographic Anatomy
    • Modified American Fertility Society Classification System
    • Normal Uterus
    • Arcuate Uterus
    • Subseptate Uterus
    • Case Studies: Subseptate Uteri
    • Case Study: Gravid Subseptate Uterus
    • Septate Uterus
    • Case Studies: Septate Uterus & Gravid Septate Uterus
    • Bicornuate Uterus
    • Case Studies: Bicornuate Uterus & Gravid Bicornuate Uterus
    • Uterus Didelphys
    • Case Study: Uterus Didelphys
    • Uterus Didelphys: Differentiating Characteristics
    • Unicornuate Uterus
    • Case Studies: Unicornuate Uteri
  • Lesson: Localization of Intrauterine Devices
    • Introduction
    • IUD Insertion & Monitoring
    • IUD Localization
    • 2D Ultrasound Imaging of IUDs
    • 3D Ultrasound Imaging of IUDs
    • Case Study: Appropriately Positioned IUD
    • Case Study: Malpositioned IUD
    • Management
  • Lesson: Adenomyosis
    • Epidemiology
    • Clinical Presentation
    • Diagnostic Evaluation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Case Study: Diffuse Adenomyosis
    • Management
  • Lesson: Leiomyoma
    • Introduction
    • Classification System
    • Clinical Presentation
    • Diagnostic Evaluation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Intracavitary (Submucosal) Leiomyoma
    • Submucosal Leiomyoma
    • Small Submucosal Leiomyoma
    • Large Submucosal Leiomyoma
    • Intramural Leiomyoma
    • Subserosal Leiomyoma
    • Pedunculated Leiomyoma
    • Leiomyoma Degeneration Patterns
    • Hyaline Degeneration Leiomyoma
    • Calcific Leiomyoma
    • Management
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Course Summary
Abnormal Uterus Part-I

GYN Ultrasound of Nonpregnant Abnormal Uterus - Part II: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Overview
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Classification
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Epidemiology
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Evaluation
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: Role of Transvaginal Ultrasonography (TVUS)
  • Lesson: Evaluating the Endometrium
    • Introduction to Evaluating the Endometrium
    • Transvaginal Ultrasound
    • Sonohysterography
    • Sonohysterography Imaging
    • Sonohysterography Procedural Considerations
    • Alternative Techniques
  • Lesson: Endometrial Polyps & Submucosal Leiomyomas
    • Introduction to Endometrial Polyps & Submucosal Leiomyomas
    • Endometrial Polyps: Background
    • Endometrial Polyps: Sonographic Characteristics
    • Endometrial Polyps: Case Studies
    • Endometrial Polyps: 3D Midcoronal View of Uterus
    • Leiomyomas: Background
    • Submucosal Leiomyomas: Sonographic Characteristics
    • Submucosal Leiomyomas: Case Study
    • Endometrial Polyps vs. Submucosal Leiomyomas
  • Lesson: Endometrial Adhesions
    • Introduction to Endometrial Adhesions
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Asherman Syndrome
  • Lesson: Retained Products of Conception
    • Introduction to Retained Products of Conception
    • Presentation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Differential Diagnosis
    • Case Studies
    • Classification System
    • Color Doppler Imaging
    • Pulsed-Wave Doppler Imaging
    • Case Study: Type 3 Vascularity
  • Lesson: Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Introduction to Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Sonographic Characteristics: Greyscale Ultrasound
    • Sonographic Characteristics: Color Doppler Ultrasound
    • Management
  • Lesson: Subinvolution of the Placental Site
    • Overview of Subinvolution of the Placental Site
  • Lesson: Endometrial Cancer & Endometrial Hyperplasia
    • Endometrial Hyperplasia: Introduction
    • Endometrial Cancer: Diagnostic Evaluation
    • Endometrial Thickness Evaluation
    • Role of Transvaginal Ultrasound
    • Endometrial Cancer: Introduction
    • Diffuse Endometrial Hyperplasia: Case Studies
    • Differential Diagnosis
    • Uterine Cancer: Case Studies
  • Lesson: Tamoxifen Effect on Endometrium
    • Introduction to Tamoxifen Effect on Endometrium
    • Case Study
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Role of Transvaginal Ultrasound
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Course Summary
OBGYN Normal Adnexa

GYN Ultrasound Normal Adnexa: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Introduction to Gynecologic Ultrasound of Normal Adnexa
    • Advantages of Ultrasound
  • Lesson: Adnexal Anatomy
    • Female Pelvis Anatomy: Coronal View
    • Female Pelvis Anatomy: Axial View
    • Ovary Histology
    • Ovary Dimensions
    • Fallopian Tubes
    • Reproductive-Tract Ligaments
    • Reproductive-Tract Vasculature
  • Lesson: Female Pelvis Physiology
    • Uterus Histophysiology
    • Histophysiology: Menstrual Cycle
    • Histophysiology: Ovarian Cycle
    • Nomenclature
    • Physiologic Free Fluid
  • Lesson: General Considerations
    • Overview
  • Lesson: Sonographic Imaging Techniques
    • Introduction to Adnexal Ultrasound
    • Imaging Techniques
    • Transabdominal Technique
    • Transvaginal Technique
  • Lesson: Sonographic Anatomy
    • Normal Ovary
    • Normal Ovary: Follicular Phase
    • Normal Ovary: Luteal Phase
    • Corpus Luteum
    • Ovary with Adjacent Free Fluid
    • Ovary & Internal Iliac (Hypogastric) Vein
    • Fallopian Tube
    • Broad Ligament
  • Lesson: Sonographic Examination
    • Evaluating the Ovary
    • Echogenic Foci within the Ovary
    • Ovary: Size & Location
    • Ovary: Power & Color-Flow Doppler Inspection
    • Ovary: Pulsed-Wave Doppler
    • Evaluating the Fallopian Tubes
    • Sonographic Examination of the Adnexa: Localization
    • Sonographic Examination of the Adnexa: Right Ovary
    • Sonographic Examination of the Adnexa: Left Ovary
    • Postmenopausal Ovary
  • Lesson: Case Studies
    • Common Adnexa Masses
    • Case Study: Normal Follicle
    • Case Study: Simple Ovarian Cyst
    • Case Study: Hemorrhagic Cyst
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Course Summary
Non-malignant adnexal conditions ultrasound

GYN Ultrasound Nonmalignant Adnexal Conditions: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Introduction to Ultrasound of Nonmalignant Adnexal Conditions
  • Lesson: Adnexal Anatomy
    • Introduction
    • Reproductive-Age Ovaries
    • Postmenopausal Ovaries
  • Lesson: Ovarian Cysts
    • Introduction to Ovarian Cysts & Masses
    • Simple Ovarian Cyst: Characteristics
    • Simple Ovarian Cyst: Case Study
    • Simple Ovarian Cyst: Management
    • Complex Ovarian Cyst: Characteristics
    • Complex Ovarian Cyst: Case Studies
    • Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: Introduction
    • Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: Sonographic Evaluation
    • Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: Case Study
    • Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: Management
    • Endometrioma: Introduction
    • Endometrioma: Sonographic Evaluation
    • Endometrioma: Differential Diagnosis
    • Endometrioma: Sonographic Evaluation
    • Endometrioid Cancer: Case Study
    • Endometrioma: Case Study
    • Endometrioma: Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Endometrioma: Management
    • Dermoid Cyst (Mature Cystic Teratoma): Introduction
    • Dermoid Cyst: Sonographic Characteristics
    • Dermoid Cyst: Sonographic Evaluation
    • Dermoid Cyst: Case Study
    • Dermoid Cyst: Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Dermoid Cyst: Management
    • Ovarian Fibroma: Introduction
    • Ovarian Fibroma: Sonographic Evaluation
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Introduction
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Diagnostic Criteria
    • Polycystic Ovary: Diagnostic Criteria
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Management
  • Lesson: Pedunculated Leiomyoma
    • Introduction
    • Case Study
    • Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
  • Lesson: Hydrosalpinx
    • Introduction
    • Sonographic Evaluation
    • Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Case Study
    • Management
  • Lesson: Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
    • Introduction
    • Sonographic Evaluation
    • Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Management
  • Lesson: Peritoneal Inclusion Cyst & Paraovarian Cyst
    • Peritoneal Inclusion Cyst: Introduction
    • Peritoneal Inclusion Cyst: Sonographic Characteristics
    • Peritoneal Inclusion Cyst: Summary of Sonographic Characteristics
    • Paraovarian (Paratubal) Cyst: Overview
  • Lesson: Adnexal Torsion
    • Introduction
    • Pathophysiology
    • Sonographic Evaluation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Management
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Course Summary
malignant adnexal conditions ultrasound

GYN Ultrasound Malignant Adnexal Conditions: Advanced Clinical Module

  • Lesson: Introduction
    • Introduction to Ultrasound of Malignant Adnexal Conditions
    • Adnexal Mass Detection
    • Adnexal Mass Classifications
    • Epidemiology: Children and Adolescents
    • Epidemiology: Reproductive-Age Women
    • Epidemiology: Postmenopausal Women
    • Malignant Adnexal Masses
    • Borderline Tumors
  • Lesson: Adnexal Anatomy
    • Introduction
    • Reproductive-Age Ovaries
    • Simple Adnexal Cyst
    • Postmenopausal Ovaries
  • Lesson: Evaluation of Adnexal Masses
    • Diagnostic Approach to an Adnexal Mass
    • Ovarian Cancer Risk Factors
    • Adnexal Mass Characteristics
    • Subjective Assessment by Experienced Examiners
    • Differentiating Benign from Malignant Masses
    • Cancer Risk Predictive Models
    • Adnexal Mass Definitive Management
  • Lesson: Sonographic Technique
    • Introduction
    • Role of Color-Flow Imaging
    • Role of Pulsed-Wave Doppler
  • Lesson: Sonographic Characterization of Adnexal Masses
    • Introduction
    • Morphologic Classification of Adnexal Masses
    • Simple Ovarian Cyst Characteristics
    • Complex Adnexal Cyst Characteristics
    • Histophysiologic Classification of Adnexal Masses
    • Benign Cyst Characteristics
    • Case Study: Benign Cyst
    • Malignant Cyst Characteristics
    • Indeterminate Cyst Characteristics
    • Simple Adnexal Cyst: Management
    • Complex Adnexal Cyst: Management
  • Lesson: Borderline Tumors
    • Introduction
    • Clinical Presentation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Clinical Management
  • Lesson: Ovarian Cancer
    • Epidemiology
    • Genetic Biomarkers and Syndromic Associations
    • Pathogenesis
    • Histopathology
    • Clinical Presentation
    • Sonographic Characteristics
    • Malignant Cyst Characteristics
    • Clinical Management
  • Lesson: Ovarian Cancer Screening
    • Introduction
    • UKCTOS Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    • FDA Ovarian Cancer Screening Advisory
    • Germ-Cell and Sex Cord-Stromal Tumor Serum Markers
    • Ovarian Cancer Preventative Strategies
  • Lesson: Summary
    • Course Summary