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Sonography Principles & Instrumentation Registry Review
Conference Setting
Start Date: 3/27/2019       End Date: 3/27/2019
City: St. Petersburg
State/Province: Florida
Country: United States of America

Conference Details
Primary Focus: Physics and Instrumentation
Sponsor: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

Link to Organizer Site for More Information on this Event
https://www.gcus.com/

Description provided by the Organizer

Upon completion of this activity the learner should be able to:

  • Increase the participants’ knowledge to better perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations.
  • State the elementary principles of ultrasound including definition of ultrasound, basic properties and units of measure.
  • Describe the fundamental principles of sound and the propagation of sound in soft-tissue.
  • Cite the different types of transducers, focusing, sound beam formation and the various types of resolution including: axial, lateral, contrast and temporal
  • Recognize components and terminology of ultrasound equipment and instrumentation.
  • List the advantages of Doppler, Color Flow and Color Power Imaging.
  • Differentiate imaging artifacts by their cause and characteristic appearance
  • Apply statistical test correlation and test validation using CHI Square principles regarding sensitivity, specificity and overall test accuracy.
  • Outline safety, quality control, quality assurance and bioeffects concerns regarding operation and maintenance of ultrasound equipment.
  • Identify areas of weakness that require additional self-study to successful pass the ultrasound board examination offered by ARDMS, CCI or ARRT.
Instructors:

Bryan Dodd M.Ed, RDMS, RVT, RT(R)

Venue:

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute

111 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 800

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Course website:

https://www.gcus.com/courses/about/3961/sonography-principles-instrumentation-registry-review