The GCUS PASS Guarantee Offers All Course Participants Access to the Online Course at no charge for 90 Days with Unsuccessful Exam Attempt
Abdominal Ultrasound Registry Review - Live Webinar provides a comprehensive review with topics based on ARDMS exam content outlines for successfully completing the abdominal certification exam. To guarantee the highest industry exam success rate this live webinar is taught by leading abdominal ultrasound experts in the abdominal ultrasound profession and is specifically designed for physicians, sonographers and other medical professionals who need abdominal ultrasound registry preparation. This live webinar entails interactive lectures, case studies, and live, interactive mock registry exams using an interactive Audience Response System at our facility in St. Petersburg, FL. All participants will receive a BONUS 5 DAY ACCESS to the online registry review course (Only offered by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute).
Additionally, the GCUS Registry Review PASS Guarantee offers you access to the online course version of your registry review program for 90 days if you do not pass your registry exam after completing one of our review programs. Just send us a copy of your exam score (registry exam must be taken within six months of our review) and we’ll grant you a 90 day access to the online course version of the review.
Code: RRA-201W ID: 4692
Event Day(s): July 13 - 14, 2020
Time(day 1): 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM (EST)
Increase the participants’ knowledge to better perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations.
Apply knowledge of the abdominal cross-sectional anatomy, scan protocols, laboratory values and routine measurements associated with the abdominal ultrasound examination.
Recognize normal imaging characteristics of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys, adrenals and abdominal vasculature
Integrate imaging characteristics of commonly seen pathology associated with the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys, retroperitoneum, and abdominal vasculature.
Differentiate normal and abnormal sonographic characteristics associated with evaluation of superficial structures such as thyroid, testes & scrotum and some basic musculoskeletal structures.
Integrate universal precautions & proper infection control into standardized imaging protocols & state the sonographer’s role during interventional procedures.
Identify areas of weakness that require additional self-study to successful pass your ultrasound board examination offered by ARDMS, CCI or ARRT.
Medical professionals who are preparing to take the ARDMS Abdomen or ARRT ultrasound registry board exams. The Abdominal Ultrasound review is also effective for individuals who need a comprehensive review for professional improvement and/or CME credits.
Emily M. Downs BS, RDMS, RVT, RDCS, RT
University of Colorado Hospital. Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program of Denver Denver, CO.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Lori Green BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
President, Program Director. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. Saint Petersburg, FL. No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. adheres to ACCME EssentialAreas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.
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
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 live activity for a maximum of 13.50 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.
Presenting the Gulfcoast Webinar
If traveling to learn a new or specialized ultrasound topic does not fit within your budget, cuts into your job responsibilities or just does not agree with your schedule, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute's live and on-demand webinars are your answer!