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Urology Ultrasound (Date to be Confimed)

 

This page provides information on the: Urology ultrasound course and the course fee.

 

If you wish to apply to this course please click here.

 

a urology ultrasound scan

 

CUS now offers a unique course that has been developed, designed and piloted by a team of urological experts to train Urologists in the safe use of ultrasound.

The program is particularly aimed at consultants and trainee Urologists who wish to gain competency in diagnostic ultrasound as an addition to their existing skills in the assessment of patients presenting with urological problems. The teaching faculty has considerable expertise and experience in the delivery of this training program.


Course Details

  • This two-day course will cover ultrasound physics, equipment, safety, quality assurance and an introduction to ultrasound anatomy and common pathology of the upper and lower male and female abdomen; with an introduction to Doppler, Musculoskeletal and Superficial structures.
  • The transfer of knowledge and understanding of ultrasound application will take place with the aid of lectures and demonstrations on models and guided hands-on experience.
  • The aim of the course is to introduce GPs to the role of ultrasound in a community setting. Specifically, the course will inform delegates in the safe and accurate acquisition of ultrasound images and how these images, together with the medical history, aid in competent patient management decisions.

Course Logistics

Hospital sonographers support all practical workshops.

The following companies support the course by making available ultrasound machines and application specialists:

Stage 1: Timetable

 

MORNING

9:00 – 13:00

AFTERNOON

14:00 - 17:00

Day 1

  • Ultrasound Physics
  • Ultrasound Equipment
  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • Approach to Scanning:
    • Liver
    • Biliary Tree
    • Kidneys
    • Pancreas
    • Spleen
    • A.A.A
  • DEMOS
  • Practical Workshop

Day 2

  • Ultrasound Quality Assurance
  • Ultrasound Safety
  • Gynaecology Ultrasound
  • 1st Trimester Ultrasound
  • Introduction to:
    • Basic Cardiac Ultrasound
    • Doppler Ultrasound
    • Superficial Structure Ultrasound
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Practical Workshop
  • Models of delivering ultrasound service
  • Discussion/Feedback

 


Course Fee: £795.00

(The number of places is limited and you are strongly advised to book early.)

If you wish to apply to this course please click here.