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POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate Review - Online Course

POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate Review

 

POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate Review


POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate Review

  • All Modules based on POCUS Certification Academy Clinical Case Assessment (exam) content outline for the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate.
  • Add on a private hands-on session or blended program with Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute to receive 3 additional months access to the online course.
  • 12 months UNLIMITED access to the online course from your computer, tablet or phone. No lockouts, or hidden limitations after a certain amount of views.
  • This online course is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ upon successful completion.
  • A variety of learning components including: video lectures, case studies, scan demonstrations, interactive components/quizzes, and more to improve knowledge and competence, improve your diagnostic skills, and prepare you to earn the Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities POCUS Certification.
  • Group pricing is available for groups of 5 or more.
  • Add a Custom Onsite Hands-On Workshop for training consistency, time and cost effectiveness, with the highest quality ultrasound training in the industry.

Overview

The POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certification Review Online Course is specifically designed for any medical professional (Physician, Advanced Practice/Mid-level Provider, Sonographer, etc.) who has an interest in earning the POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate and integrating/performing musculoskeletal medicine point-of-care ultrasound examinations in clinical practice. The POCUS Certificates/Certifications are NOT just for physicians!

This Online POCUS Review Course is designed to streamline your process to becoming POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certified:

  • The Online Course covers all concepts pertaining to the POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate Clinical Case Assessment .
  • Provides a strong foundation to perform the core ultrasound applications as outlined in the ACEP ultrasound practice and WINFOCUS guidelines and is taught by our leading Musculoskeletal ultrasound expert faculty.
  • This self-directed course contains six (6) comprehensive modules comprised of online video lectures, case presentations, and post-activity quizzes in Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute’s structured, easy to use online Learning Management System.
  • 12 months (365 days) of unlimited access is provided from the date of purchase, and 7.75 AMA PRA Category I Credits™ are optional for an additional CME processing fee.

If you want to earn your POCUS Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Extremities Certificate and become one of the leaders in Point of Care Ultrasound, this Online Course will provide you the best value, knowledge base, assessment review available anywhere!

Date of Original Release: 4/1/2021

This edition valid for credit through: 4/1/2024


  1 year/365 days of Unlimited Access from date of purchase. Expires on 8/13/2023 if purchased today.
Code: POC-MSKL211
ID: 5551

Topics

  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging Fundamentals and Tissue Characterization
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Knee
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Knee Pathology
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Normal Foot & Ankle
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Foot and Ankle Pathology
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hip
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine

Objectives

  • Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
  • List the indications, benefits, and limitations of MSK ultrasound for sports medicine injuries, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and rheumatology applications.
  • Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.
  • Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing knee, ankle/foot & hip ultrasound examinations.
  • Identify normal anatomy during musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.
  • Identify the sonographic appearance of commonly seen pathology of the knee, ankle, foot, and hip.
  • Demonstrate the use of MSK sonography for diagnosis and ultrasound-guided interventions and describe “in-plane” and “out of plane” injection/aspiration techniques.
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques, apply interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy, and successfully take the POCUS MSK lower extremity certification exam.

Price

Registration: $540.00

Audience

Physicians, PA’s, sonographers and other medical professionals who will be involved with performing and/or interpreting diagnostic MSK ultrasound examinations. Physicians may include (but is not limited to) radiology, sports medicine, orthopedics, PM & R, Rheumatology, Primary Care, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Emergency medicine.

Faculty

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Jon Jacobson  MD, RMSK

Professor of Radiology.
Director of Musculoskeletal Division.
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati,OH.
GUI QI Task Force Subcommittee
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Tim Mazzola  MD, CAQSM, RMSK

Breakthrough Regenerative Orthopedics
Senior Clinical Instructor, CU Denver Medical School, Department of Family Medicine
Boulder, CO
GUI QI Task Force Subcommittee
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

Lori Green  BA, RDMS, RDCS, RVT

President, Program Director.
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
Saint Petersburg, FL.
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

Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP (Co-Medical Director-planner & QI Task Force)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine &
Fellowship Director of Emergency Medicine
Ultrasound Fellowship Program
University of South Florida Medical School
Tampa, FL
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

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.


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Credits (Optional with additional purchase)

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 7.75 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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500,000+

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