Ultrasound Guided Thyroid Biopsy

Course Information

Course Code

UGTB110

Instruction Method

Online self directed

Fee

Domestic: $689 International: $745

Length

up to 6 months to complete

Instructor(s)

Kulsoom Maan

Course Objectives

Participants will have a better understanding of why and when a Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) Thyroid is performed and how the use of ultrasound can help to achieve a productive and adequate sample for diagnosis.

 

Evaluation Method

There will be quizzes at the end of each module, with a final exam at the completion of the course.

Intended For

Practicing sonographers, radiologists and clinicians working in this area and looking for better understanding of the procedure.

 

Prerequisites

Practicing sonographer

Topics Covered

Module 1: Introduction to U/S Guided  FNA of Thyroid

Module 2: U/S Guided FNA Thyroid Biopsy and Neck Anatomy Review

Module 3: Thyroid Ultrasound Technique & Visualization

Module 4: Physiology & Diseases of the Thyroid

Module 5: Thyroid Nodules, Malignancy & Indication for Biopsy

Module 6: Case Scenarios

Module 7: Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Module 8: Diagnosis & Management

Ultrasound Guided Thyroid Biopsy – UGTB110

Please note: As we transition to a new Learning Management System, you are able  to register for this course but the actual start date will not begin until July 1st, 2024.

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