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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound – Upper Limb

Course description

This intensive, two-day hands-on seminar is designed for sonographers or medical specialists with experience in general sonography seeking an introduction into MSK ultrasound.

The unique format features focused didactic lectures, interactive scanning demonstrations and personal, hands-on scanning tuition. A small group ensures comprehensive and personal tuition for each participant.

There will be an emphasis on common clinical presentations and referrals. Attendance will allow you to return to your department with real clinical competencies.

Curriculum

The intensive practical training will include:

  • Instrumentation and image optimisation
  • Sonographic technique
  • Artifacts and pitfalls
  • Relevant anatomy
  • Common pathologies
  • Diagnostic criteria
  • Common interventional techniques

Anatomy covered includes:

  • Shoulder
  • Elbow
  • Wrist
  • Hand

Objectives

Upon completion of this course participants should look to have:

  • Improved knowledge of upper limb sonographic anatomy
  • Enhanced MSK scanning skills
  • Understanding of common clinical presentations
  • Diagnostic criteria for interpretation and reporting

Book Online Now We currently have 3 dates available

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound – Upper Limb
Start Date / Time:
August 25, 2018 9:00 am
End Date / Time:
August 26, 2018 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound – Upper Limb
Start Date / Time:
February 23, 2019 9:00 am
End Date / Time:
February 24, 2019 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound – Upper Limb
Start Date / Time:
July 27, 2019 9:00 am
End Date / Time:
July 28, 2019 4:30 pm
Location:
ASMI Campus
616/1C Burdett St, Hornsby
Australia, 2077

Testimonials

“Brilliant, extremely useful.” 
− Dr Dharrmesh M., Blakehurst NSW

“David was an excellent tutor & made the whole course interesting & made me feel more confident at the end of the course.” 
− Marmita M., Narrabundah ACT

“David was a very informative tutor with a great ability to teach with a way that made scanning MSK a systematic and less daunting exam.” 
− Jenna J., Charlestown NSW

“I thoroughly enjoyed the course of the upper limb and left feeling confident and wanting to start scanning patients.” 

− Nicola W. Surfers Paradise QLD

“Attending ASMI has assisted in refining my skills and broadening my knowledge. I will return to work with a new found confidence and ability.” 
− Kate I., Swan Hill, VIC

“Thank you. The time spent here has given me the confidence and interest to get in and have a go on real patients.”

− Jody P., Auckland, New Zealand

“One of the best courses I have attended. Knowledgeable lecturer. Maximum practical scanning following a theory of each individual area. Keeps the anatomy and pathology fresh in your mind.”
− Alison H., Thurgoona NSW

“A great chance to improve scan skills & MSK knowledge for someone with limited MSK experience and the hand on demo scan by the tutor is very helpful as well.”

− Xiaofeng D., Carlingford, NSW

“Anna and Geordanna are really fantastic tutors. Sharing their knowledge I learn a lot from them. Worth every single penny. I will be very keen for the Lower Limb MSK”                                                                                                    − Seema Ch., Perth WA

“Great use of my time. A lot of ground covered in a short space of time.”
− Dr Elizabeth C., Fullarton, SA

“I found the seminar very beneficial and informative. I particularly liked the small class size as it meant I could ask more questions and allowed more time for scanning. I liked how it was broken down into components with scanning after each session.”
− Jenna W., Estella, NSW

“I learnt so much in such a short period of time. This will be especially helpful for my employer. I will consider attending other seminars held by ASMI in the future.”
− Laura A., Randwick, NSW

“I have learned a lot this weekend and the seminar was very worthwhile. The lecturers are excellent and so knowledgeable. I am looking forward to Lower Limb.”
− Christina Mc., Drummoyne, NSW