Point of Care Ultrasound for Physicians (RP1708B) (022317)

Dallas, TX US
February 23, 2017

This course is designed to cover Point Of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the emergency physician.  It is designed for both the physician who has not had prior experience in POCUS and/or the physician who wishes to review and update their current skills. At the end of this course, the physician should be able to outline the basics of ultrasound, describe the indications and limitations of POCUS, and demonstrate hands-on knowledge in the acquisition and interpretation of clinically appropriate studies for diagnosis and management of the emergency department patient. The faculty teaching this course will focus on learning through didactic lectures, observation, and a practice feedback model.

Target Audience

Emergency Medicine Physicians

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. Outline the basics of point of care ultrasound
  2. Describe the indications and limitations of POCUS.
  3. Acquire and interpret clinically relevant POCUS studies
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.00 AMA
  • 8.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/23/2017
Course expires: 
02/23/2017
Event starts: 
02/23/2017 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/23/2017 - 11:00am
Cost:
$0.00
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
E4.300
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Available Credit

  • 8.00 AMA
  • 8.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/23/2017
Course expires: 
02/23/2017

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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