Musculoskeletal Sonography for Advanced Practice

Course Information

Course Code

IG812

Instruction Method

Online – login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration.

Fee

See below for course fee.

Length

Maximum 1 year

Instructor(s)

Laura Prince

Learner Outcomes

Build your MSK skills with this online learning opportunity for practicing sonographers.  Exposure to  musculoskeletal exams that are commonly requested and the scanning skills necessary to identify and accurately image encountered pathologies. The course will include anatomy and typical pathologies for upper and lower extremities, generalized scanning for soft tissues and refresher on pathological and artifactual appearances  in MSK studies.

Evaluation Method

Online quizzes and exam.

Intended For

This course is designed for advanced practice, sonography healthcare practitioners.


Note:

This course qualifies for 38.0 Category “A” credits as determined by the Continuing Education Credit Approval Program (CECAP) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT).

Prerequisites

Practicing/registered sonographer.

Topics Covered

  • scanning basics and pitfalls of MSK ultrasound
  • basic pathologies of MSK system
  • shoulder, upper arm and elbow
  • wrist and hand
  • hip, knee and thigh
  • foot, ankle and calf

IG812 – Musculoskeletal Sonography (MSK) for Advanced Practice

Courses

CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
IG812-800Online$1,246.00Apr-25-2018 to Apr-25-2019Open