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

TBD

Length

Maximum 1 year

Instructor(s)

Laura Prince

Learner Outcomes

Refresh your MSK skills with this hybrid learning opportunity for practicing sonographers. You will get exposure to typical musculoskeletal exams requested commonly and the scanning skills necessary to identify and accurately image encountered pathology. The course will include anatomy and typical pathologies for upper and lower extremeities, generalized scanning for soft tissues and refresher on pathological and artifactual appearances  in MSK studies.

Evaluation Method

Online quizzes, exam followed by in-class practical

Intended For

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

Text Book

TBA

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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

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