This 2-day 16-hour course, designed for the emergency care provider, is based on the emergency ultrasound guidelines published by the American College of Emergency Physicians.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
This course consists of didactic lectures; cardiac, abdominal, and vascular scanning with live models; and the use of a vascular phantom.
Cancellations will be accepted prior to 1 month before each course, and tuition will be refunded, less a $100 administrative fee. No cancellations will be accepted after 1 month prior to each course, but if you cannot attend, you may designate someone else to attend in your place.
|8:00 – 9:00 am||Introduction|
|9:00 – 9:30 am||
|9:30 – 10:30 am||Aorta|
|10:30 – 11:00 am||Renal|
|11:00 – 12:00 pm||Biliary Tract|
|12:00 – 12:45 pm||Lunch|
|12:45 – 1:45 pm||FAST|
|1:45 – 5:00 pm||Practical Session|
|8:00 – 9:00 am||Cardiac|
|9:00 – 9:30 am||Emergency Ultrasound Past, Present, and Future|
|9:30 – 10:00 am||DVT/Soft Tissue/Ocular|
|10:00 – 10:30 am||RUSH Exam|
|10:30 – 11:30 am||Obstetrics|
|11:30 – 12:15 pm||Lunch|
|12:15 – 1:15 pm||Procedures|
|1:15 – 5:00 pm||Practical Session|
Sam Hsu, MD, RDMS
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director of Emergency Ultrasound
Mercy Medical Center
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CME Accreditation Statement
The University of Maryland School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Maryland School of Medicine designates this Live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.