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Pediatric Emergency & Critical Care Ultrasound
Conference Setting
Start Date: 6/10/2019       End Date: 6/11/2019
City: St. Petersburg
State/Province: Florida
Country: United States of America

Conference Details
Primary Focus: Pediatric Ultrasound
Sponsor: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

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Description provided by the Organizer

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

  • Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret pediatric emergency and critical care ultrasound examinations.
  • State the basic fundamentals of ultrasound physics and demonstrate appropriate optimization of system controls.
  • Identify normal imaging characteristics of the pediatric urinary tract and recognize commonly seen pathology associated with renal disease and the GI tract in infants and children.
  • Demonstrate protocols for evaluation of the trauma patient (FAST).
  • Demonstrate ultrasound protocols for evaluation of pneumothorax, pneumonia and endotracheal tube placement.
  • List the benefits of Ultrasound-Guided Procedures such as vascular access and lumbar puncture.
  • Perform a focused cardiac ultrasound examination on a pediatric patient.
  • List the benefits of soft-tissue and MSK ultrasound in the pediatric patient.
  • Perform testicular ultrasound and recognize commonly seen abnormalities (optional session).
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques & interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.

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




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