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Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning

CODE: MCAR
This intensive “hands on” course is designed for Student Sonographers undertaking the Vascular pathway including the ASUM Vascular DMU, general Student Sonographers , Cardiac Sonographers , Stroke Nurses and Sonographers wishing to update, extend or master their Carotid scanning skills.

The course will cover Vascular Anatomy, Haemodynamics , Carotid Doppler protocols, image documentation, measurements and reporting lectures.

• The emphasis is on developing practical diagnostic scanning techniques, navigational skills, vascular scanning
and image documentation protocols
• To have an understanding of the normal and abnormal pathological sonographic patterns and appearances and Blood
flow patterns.

The small group structure ensures a collaborative and supportive learning environment, utilizing a mixture of didactic lectures and real time scanning techniques.

Curriculum

• Basic Physics and Knobology if required
• Haemodynamics and Instrumentation
• Introduction to Colour, Power and Spectral Doppler
• Blood flow patterns
• Knobology
• Extra cranial Cerebral Vessels – Carotid, Vertebral, Subclavian Artery and Jugular Vein lecture, protocols and
scanning.
• Grey scale, Plaque Characterisation, Evaluation of Stenosis, Colour Doppler, Spectral Analysis and Spectral
Broadening, Thrombus, Documentation and Reporting.
• Scan protocols
• Image documentation and measurements
• Work sheets for Carotid Doppler examinations

Book Online Now We currently have 4 dates available

Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning
Start Date / Time:
November 12, 2018 2:00 pm
End Date / Time:
November 15, 2018 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077
Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning
Start Date / Time:
April 8, 2019 2:00 pm
End Date / Time:
April 11, 2019 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077
Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning
Start Date / Time:
July 29, 2019 2:00 pm
End Date / Time:
August 1, 2019 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077
Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning
Start Date / Time:
November 18, 2019 2:00 pm
End Date / Time:
November 21, 2019 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077