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Blended Trauma and Acute Care Sonography
Conference Setting
Start Date: 5/20/2019       End Date: 5/20/2019
City: St. Petersburg
State/Province: Florida
Country: United States of America

Conference Details
Primary Focus: Multiple Ultrasound Subspecialities
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 knowledge and skills to perform ultrasound examinations (specific exams based on specialty track selected).
  • Demonstrate appropriate scan techniques and protocols for performing ultrasound examinations.
  • Improve scanning skills and increase diagnostic confidence.
  • Perform examinations under supervised conditions to help fulfill credentialing and/or individual certification requirements
  • Demonstrate the participants knowledge to better perform and/or interpret trauma ultrasound examinations
  • State the basic fundamentals of ultrasound physics and demonstrate appropriate optimization of system controls
  • Perform ultrasound evaluation of the trauma patient and pneumothorax (e-FAST)
  • Demonstrate scan protocols for focused evaluation of the adult heart
  • State an algorithm for uses of bedside ultrasound for differential diagnosis of shock in a trauma patient
  • Recognize the sonographic appearance of individual nerves and list the advantages provided when ultrasound is used for performing regional nerve blocks
  • Perform ultrasound evaluation of the lung, ocular, soft-tissue, musculoskeletal, and fractures

  • Venue:

    Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
    111 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 800
    St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Faculty:

BONNIE STARR  RDMS, RVT
BRIAN SCHENKER  MBA, RDMS, RVT
CHARLOTTE DERR  MD, RDMS, FACEP
JAMES MATEER  MD, RDMS, FACEP
LORI GREEN  BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
MARK SWANSON  RT, RDMS, RVT

Course website:

https://www.gcus.com/products/about/4009/blended-trauma-and-acute-care-sonography