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Establishing a Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Program in Private Practice

 

Establishing a Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Program in Private Practice

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Establishing a Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Program in Private Practice

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Overview

Establishing Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Program Private Practice online video is designed to outline the use of contrast agents in renal and liver ultrasound examinations in a private practice setting. Indications, applications, procedure protocols, benefits, contraindications, and case examples are all included.

Date of Original Release: 7/24/2020
This edition valid for credit through: 7/24/2023
Video Length: 61 minutes

Product Codes
Online Video: OV-CEUP

Topics

  • What is a contrast agent
  • Indications/Benefits of the use of contrast agents
  • FDA Approval of contrast agents
  • Requirements to perform a contrast study
  • Injection techniques
  • Basic physics of contrast
  • Potential contraindications/reactions and limitations
  • Indications for renal and liver lesions
  • Case Studies
  • Reimbursement

Objectives

  • Outline use and perform contrast enhanced ultrasound.
  • State the clinical use of contrast agents in private practice.
  • Evaluate liver and renal contrast studies.

Audience

Physicians, PA’s, sonographers and other medical professionals who will be involved with performing and/or interpreting contrast enhanced ultrasound examinations. Physicians may include (but is not limited to) radiology, general surgery, vascular surgery, internal medicine, and primary care.

Faculty

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Ronald Hidalgo  MD

Radiologist
Clinical Radiologists
Springfield, IL
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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