This two day interactive course provides the opportunity to develop fundamental practical skills and understanding of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound as a complementary skill to the physical examination and clinical decision making.
Joints covered include knee, shoulder, elbow, hip and ankle.
Topics will include imaging technique, imaging theory, anatomy, technology, where and when to use ultrasound, training and governance and equipment advice.
The course uses a high ratio of teachers to delegates, ensuring attendees receive the most benefit from the practical sessions. It is suitable for those contemplating the use of Ultrasound within
their practice or existing users wanting to improve/extend the service currently offered.
The event is accredited by the Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) for 11 CPD Points.
The experienced clinical tutors currently deliver MSK Ultrasound Services together with delivery of university CASE (Consortium for Accredited Sonographic Education) MSc medical ultrasound programmes and lead (NHS Appointed Consultant) primary care MSK services including tier2 orthopaedic triage.
'All aspects faultless. Superb teaching and small numbers has made it really hands on. Excellent Venue'
'Really Great Course ! Nice mix of hands on experience and theory. Has given me much greater confidence where ultrasound imaging is and is not useful and the possibilities of a business development'
'Good attention paid to each individual to ensure their learning needs are met'
'Very Inspiring and Interesting. Well run and timings worked well'
'Excellent Course. Good balance of theory and practice and good sized groups.
'A very good course. Lots of interesting and useful information. Good to get lots of hands on practice. Everything explained well and good support'
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