Musculoskeletal Sonography for Advanced Practice

Course Information

Course Code

IG812

Instruction Method

Hybrid – login information for the online portion will be emailed within 3 business days of registration. Workshop details will be posted online.

Fee

See below for course and workshop fee.

Length

Maximum 1 year

Instructor(s)

Laura Prince

Learner Outcomes

Build your MSK skills with this hybrid 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.

The didactic online component must be completed before participating in the workshop session.

Evaluation Method

Online quizzes and exam. Half day workshop date will be determined and posted in the course.

Intended For

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

Location

Workshop - St. Patrick Campus (Michener Institute)

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$1,246.00Oct-23-2017 to Oct-23-2018Open