Fundamentals of Ultrasound: Core Clinical Module
This Fundamentals of Ultrasound Module will teach you the basic principles of ultrasonography. This module provides comprehensive didactic lessons, knowledge assessment, and hands-on training.
- Basic Ultrasound Physics
- Transducer Basics
- Imaging Conventions
- Imaging Artifacts
- Imaging Modes
- Doppler-Mode Imaging
- Ultrasound System Operation
- Infection Control and Biosafty
Hands-On CasesThe SonoSimulator® provides you the opportunity to develop and maintain the critical visual-spatial relationships that are central to ultrasonography. Psychomotor training cases are provided in an engaging, step-wise, and progressive manner. Use the patent-pending SonoSim® SkillBox to learn how to acquire the basic psychomotor skills required for clinical image window acquisition and interpretation.
Knowledge Assessment with Performance Tracking
- 27 interspersed questions and answers with real-time feedback
- 20-question mastery test
Continued Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Illinois College of Emergency Physicians, and SonoSim, Inc. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 3 hours of ACEP Category I credit.