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Mastering Carotid Ultrasound Scanning

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Australian School of Medical Imaging

ASMI Campus

Suite 616, 1C Burdett Street

Hornsby, New South Wales 2077

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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
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Australian School of Medical Imaging

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Suite 616, 1C Burdett Street

Hornsby, New South Wales 2077

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