Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Line Placement: Procedure Module
This Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Line Placement: Procedure Module will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the basic principles of how to perform ultrasound-guided femoral line placement. Your course understanding is assessed with in-module questions and an end-module mastery test. The patented SonoSimulator® will help you develop the requisite hands-on psychomotor skills and cognitive task awareness required to optimally perform ultrasound-guided femoral line placement.
- Regional Anatomy
- Sonographic Anatomy
- Procedure Preparation
- Procedure Steps
- Imaging Adjuncts
- Technical Tips & Pitfalls
Hands-On CasesThe SonoSimulator® will help you develop and maintain the critical visuomotor and visuospatial skills that are central to performing ultrasound-guided femoral line placement. You will learn how to perform femoral line placement in a convenient and risk-free setting.
- 10 real-patient based cases
- Male and female patients
- Variable body habitus
- Variable hemodynamic and hydration status
- Variable patient positioning and approaches
Knowledge Assessment with Performance Tracking
- 22 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.