Peripheral Venous Access: Procedure Module
This Peripheral Venous Access Module will teach you how to use sonography to guide peripheral venous access in patients. This Module provides comprehensive didactic, knowledge assessment, and hands-on training. The needle-based procedure feature provides cognitive task training on ultrasound-guided needle-based procedures.
- Procedure Preparation
- Procedure Steps
- Technical Tips & Pitfalls
Hands-On CasesThe SonoSimulator® provides you the opportunity to virtually scan real-patient normal ultrasound cases. The Peripheral Venous Access Module provides cognitive task training on ultrasound-guided peripheral vein catheterization. You will learn how to perform ultrasound-guided procedures in a convenient and risk-free setting.
- Male, female, and pediatric patients
- Dorsal metacarpal veins
- Cephalic veins
- Brachial veins
- Basilic veins
- Median cubital vein
Knowledge Assessment with Performance Tracking
- 29 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 4 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 4 hours of ACEP Category I credit.