EM1610G "Bedside Ultrasonography in Clinical Medicine" (IM GR-102116)

  • Brief History of ultrasonography in medicine
  • AMA/IOM statement
  • Components of bedside USS
  • Data supporting bedside Ultrasound
  • Training and certification
  • Controversies
  • Future and setting up an institutional curriculum

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Target Audience

UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify common clinical questions asked by internists, which can be effectively answered with point of care ultrasound.
  • Describe the important components and evidence supporting the use of Bedside ultrasound in clinical medicine.
  • Describe current state of ultrasound training in medical schools and internal medicine residency training programs.
  • Describe policy /implementation considerations for institutional Bedside Ultrasonography program.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
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Photo: Razaq Badamosi, M.D.Razaq Badamosi, M.D., RDCS
Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Badamosi, is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at UT Southwestern, and his areas of interest include critical care ultrasonography, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. He is a registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA


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