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How to Locate the Vertebral Artery Scanning Demonstration and Extracranial Anatomy with Waveform Analysis Review - CME Vital

How to Locate the Vertebral Artery Scanning Demonstration and Extracranial Anatomy with Waveform Analysis Review

 

How to Locate the Vertebral Artery Scanning Demonstration and Extracranial Anatomy with Waveform Analysis Review

How to Locate the Vertebral Artery Scanning Demonstration and Extracranial Anatomy with Waveform Analysis Review

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Overview

How to Locate the Vertebral Artery Scanning Demonstration and Extracranial Anatomy with Waveform Analysis Review CME Vital demonstrates scanning technique to locate the vertebral artery. Additionally, extracranial anatomy with waveform analysis review is included.

Date of Original Release: 11/21/2023

This edition valid for credit through: 11/21/2026


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Code: VIT-LVA2
ID: 7190

Topics

  • Anatomy of the Extracranial Cerebrovascular System
  • Waveform Characteristics
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Scanning Demonstration: Locating the Vertebral Artery

Objectives

  • Recognize normal extracranial cerebrovascular anatomy.
  • Recall normal waveform characteristics.
  • Recognize the sonographic criteria for subclavian steal syndrome.
  • Apply scanning technique to locate the vertebral artery.

Price

Registration: $25.00

Group pricing available – Please Call (727)363-4500 for details.

Audience

Sonographers, physicians, nurse practitioners, PAs, and other medical professionals who are involved with performing and/or interpreting carotid ultrasound examinations. Physicians may include (but are not limited to) those involved with: radiology, vascular surgery, cardiology, family medicine, and primary care.

Faculty

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Mark Swanson  RDMS, RVT

Senior Clinical Instructor, Product Specialist
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
St. Petersburg, FL.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Content Validation
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.

Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content
In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:

James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director - planner, QI Task Force)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
Milwaukee, WI
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP, FPD-AEMUS (Co-Medical Director - planner, QI Task Force)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Fellowship Director of Advanced Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship Program
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
Tampa, FL
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS (Member of Advisory Board & QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
Clinical Director of POCUS Education, Solomont Simulation Center
Department of Emergency Medicine Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Lori Green, BA, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director - planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
Program Director and President,
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
St Petersburg, FL.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Trisha Reo, AAS, RDMS, RVT (Program Coordinator - planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
St Petersburg, FL.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose


Disclosure of Commercial Support
There was no commercial support involved in the planning, development/implementation of this activity.


Credits

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

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