Gulfcoast: Use of Ultrasound in Rheumatology Applications

 

Overview

Use of Ultrasound in Rheumatology Applications Training video is designed to provide a review on the use of ultrasound for the evaluation of various types of rheumatology applications. Indications, applications, and ultrasound characteristics of multiple types of pathology are included.

Topics

  • Prevalence of Disease in the U.S.
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Erosions, Synovitis, Tenosynovitis, Treatment Response
  • Spondyloarthritis: Synovitis, Tenosynovitis, Peritendinitis, Enthesitis, Erosions, New Bone Formation
  • Crystal Arthritis: Sonographic Features of Gout
  • Osteoarthritis: Synovitis, Systemic Inflammatory Mediators, Low-Grade Inflammation, Articular Cartilage, Basic Calcium Phosphate Crystals

Objectives

  • Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
  • Recognize ultrasound characteristics associated with various types of rheumatologic conditions.
  • Identify ultrasound characteristics and apply ultrasound diagnostic criteria to evaluate commonly seen rheumatology conditions.
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques & interpretation criteria to improve MSK diagnostic/treatment accuracy.

Audience

Physicians, PA’s, sonographers and other medical professionals who will be involved with performing and/or interpreting musculoskeletal examinations for Rheumatology applications. Physicians may include (but is not limited to) Rheumatologist, Radiology, Sports Medicine, MSK, Internal Medicine, and Primary Care.

Price : $ 15

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