Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Interventional Applications - Online Course

Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Interventional Applications


Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Interventional Applications

Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Interventional Applications

  • 12 months UNLIMITED access from your computer, tablet or phone. No lockouts, or hidden limitations after a certain amount of views.
  • A variety of learning components including: video lectures, scan demonstrations, interactive components/quizzes, and more to improve diagnostic accuracy.
  • All online courses are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ upon successful completion.
  • All online courses cover the same topics as our comprehensive live courses. Add a Hands-On Workshop (Not Valid for Registry Reviews) and receive 3 additional months of access. See our Blended Course Learning Format for more details.
  • Group pricing is available for groups of 5 or more (Not Valid for Registry Reviews). Add a Custom Onsite Hands-On Workshop for training consistency, time and cost effectiveness, with the highest quality ultrasound training in the industry.
  • Private Hands-On Workshops are also available for the learner who prefers the 1-1 learning format. Receive 3 additional months of unlimited online access (Not Valid for Registry Reviews) with a Private Hands-On Course. See our Private Hands-On Course Learning Format for more details.


Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound: Diagnostic and Interventional Applications Online Course includes basic and advanced techniques for diagnosing focal neuropathies and integrating interventional peripheral nerve techniques. Taught by leading ultrasound experts, this unique ultrasound training online course incorporates comprehensive lectures, interactive case presentations and live recorded scanning demonstrations for the evaluation of upper and lower extremity peripheral nerves.

Date of Original Release: 3/22/2018

Reviewed for content accuracy: 3/22/2021
Reviewed by: Gulfcoast Ultrasound CME Committee

This edition valid for credit through: 3/22/2024

  1 year/365 days of Unlimited Access from date of purchase. Expires on 6/25/2022 if purchased today.
Code: OC-PNU171
ID: 3819


  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Peripheral Nerves and Focal Neuropathies
  • Ultrasound Guided Injections and Principles of Hydro-dissection
  • Live Scanning Demo: Brachial Plexus & Shoulder Nerves
  • Pathology for the Brachial Plexus and Shoulder Nerves
  • Live Scan Demo: Radial & Ulnar Nerves
  • Pathology of the Radial and Ulnar Nerves
  • Injection Techniques for Shoulder, Radial and Ulnar Nerves
  • Live Scan Demo: Median Nerve at the Carpal Tunnel
  • Pathology of the Median Nerve
  • Injection Techniques for the Median Nerve
  • Live Scan Demo: Hip Nerves
  • Pathology of the Hip Nerves
  • Injection Techniques for the Hip Nerves
  • Live Scan Demo: Knee Nerves
  • Pathology of the Knee Nerves
  • Live Scan Demo: Foot and Ankle Nerves
  • Pathology of the Foot and Ankle Nerves
  • Injection Techniques for the Knee, Foot and Ankle
  • Challenging Case Studies


  • Increase the participants’ knowledge to perform and/or interpret peripheral nerve ultrasound examinations.
  • State the basic fundamentals of ultrasound physics and demonstrate appropriate optimization of system controls.
  • Recognize anatomy and ultrasound characteristics of the nerves and surrounding tissue to assist with management of focal neuropathies.
  • Assess and diagnose focal neuropathies using high frequency ultrasound techniques.
  • Identify common and challenging nerves using high frequency ultrasound.
  • Outline the standard approach for common and uncommon peripheral nerve blocks and interventions.
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic and treatment accuracy.


Registration: $830.00

(12 Months Unlimited Access)


Physicians, clinicians, and sonographers involved with performing diagnostic ultrasound and/or interventional techniques relating to peripheral nerves of the upper and lower extremity. Participants may include (but are not limited to) PM&R, sports medicine orthopedics, anesthesia, family practice, neurology,and rheumatology.


GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Jeffrey Strakowski  MD

Clinical Professor, Dept. of PM&R
The Ohio State University)
Associate Director of Medical Education.
Dept. of PM&R. OhioHealth
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Columbus, Ohio.
GUI QI Task Force Subcommittee
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Chris Visco  MD, FAAPMR, RMSK

Ursula Corning Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Research (in Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine) at the Columbia University Medical Center
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Ethan Rand  MD

Physiatrist in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Kaiser Permanente
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Shane Shapiro  MD, RMSK

Medical Director, Regenerative Medicine Therapeutics Program.
Sports & Orthopedic Medicine.
Assistant Professor at Mayo Medical School.
Jacksonville, FL.
GUI QI Task Force Subcommittee
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Jay Smith  MD, FACSM, RMSK

Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Dept of PM&R and Sports Medicine.
Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center.
Rochester, MN.
Relationship(s) to disclose: Consultant: Andrews-Paulos Institute, Tenex

No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Faculty Disclosure
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.

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)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
Milwaukee, WI
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
President, 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.

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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 internet activity enduring material for a maximum of 13.00 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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