With a combination of online modules prior to a 1 day hands-on workshop, this course is designed to give participants an overview of the techniques and interpretation for ultrasound of the upper & lower limb.Prior to commencing the course, the online materials and background theory should be completed. During this hands-on workshop you will be supervised in performing scans on live models and musculoskeletal interventional techniques on phantoms.
General Radiologists, General Practitioners, Sports Physicians, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Physiotherapists, Sonographers.
Pre-Course Online Modules
Introduction to Ultrasound
Eight online modules:
Shoulder & Elbow
Wrist & Hand
Hip & Knee
Ankle & Foot
Module 1: Buttonology & system functionality
Module 2: Shoulder & Elbow
Module 3: Wrist & Hand
Module 4: Hip & Knee
Module 5: Ankle & Foot
Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: ID: 21806, Grant eligibility: Emergency Medicine, Anaesthetics, Surgery, Obstetrics, PDP units: 5; Educational activity; 2 Educational activity; 6 Performance review; MOPS points: 6.
Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry: Online modules: 1 point per hour of activity under Code 3A. Hands-On Workshop: 6 CPD Points under Code 1A.
Australasian Sonographers Association: Online Modules: 6 ASAR Credits/PD-asa points under ASAR Code 4, Hands-On Workshop: 6 ASAR Credits/PD-asa points under ASAR Code 2.
Australian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine: Online - 4.75 myASUM CPD points. Hands-On Workshop - 6 myASUM CPD points.
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists: Hands-On Workshop - 18 CPD Points. Pre and post course modules and tests can be claimed as additional CPD points under Category 3.2A at 1 point per hour.
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: Workshop (Activity 75607): 40 Points Category 1 / Radiology. 1 day grant in surgery and emergency medicine.
Royal Australasian College of Physicians: Recommended MyCPD category 1 - ‘Educational Activities’ at 1 credit per hour.
Lightbox Radiology Education offers Transfers, Credits and Refunds on most courses - Excludes Custom Courses
Lightbox Radiology Education does not offer refunds, transfers or credits for our online courses.
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Transfers / Credits
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In the unlikely event a course is cancelled due to exceptional circumstances, Lightbox Radiology Education will provide (where possible) alternative dates for the course; a credit note towards future courses or a full refund.
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