Intestinal/Biliary: Core Clinical Module
This Intestinal/Biliary module will teach you how to use sonography to evaluate the hepatobiliary system, appendix, and small and large bowel for normal and pathologic conditions. This Module provides comprehensive didactic instruction, knowledge assessment, and hands-on training.
- Imaging the Intestines
- Pathological Gas
- Small Bowel Obstruction
- Gallbladder Evaluation
- Common Bile Duct Evaluation
Hands-On CasesThe SonoSimulator® provides you the opportunity to virtually scan real-patient ultrasound cases comprising a myriad of pathologies.
- Normal adult patient
- Multiple cholelithiasis cases
- Acute calculous cholecystitis patient
- Ascites in an end-stage liver disease patient
- Steatohepatitis (fatty liver) patient
- Multiple acute appendicitis cases
- Multiple small bowel obstruction cases
- Intra-abdominal mass case
Knowledge Assessment with Performance Tracking
- 20 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.