206 Diagnostic and Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for Rheumatologist: "Ultrasound Shoulder" (081617)
Dallas, TX US
August 16, 2017
Purpose and Content
Attendees will be instructed in scientific musculoskeletal ultrasound; performance of studies appropriate for Rheumatology ultrasound; clinical indications for musculoskeletal ultrasound; and Interventional procedure. At the end of one to two-year training participants develop competence in performing musculoskeletal ultrasound; and acquire knowledge to allow certification of musculoskeletal ultrasound.
MD/DO’s, Rheumatology Fellows, medical students and residents to develop interest in technology and procedure.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Identify and discuss findings of MSK Ultrasound exams.
- Interpret and implement into clinical practice MSK Ultrasound exams.
- Develop competence at performing MSK Ultrasound interventional procedures.
- Develop teaching skills to educate medical students, residents and rheumatology Fellows in MSK ultrasound.
- Develop level competence and knowledge in MSK Ultrasound to become certified by American College of Rheumatology in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound.
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390
- 1.00 AMA
- 1.00 Attendance