16. July 2020 - 9:30
ASMI Campus Australian School of Medical Imaging, Hornsby
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Mastering Breast Ultrasound | Thursday, 16. July 2020




This is a 2 day intensive  “hands on”  course in Breast Ultrasound Scanning. The course is designed for sonographers, radiographers and other practitioners wishing to perfect the scanning techniques required in Breast sonography. The course will incorporate physics, lectures, and live scanning of models.


Curriculum



Basic Physics of Ultrasound


Artifacts


Knobology and Image Optimisation


Ultrasound Scanning techniques and probe orientation


Breast anatomy


Breast Pathology and documentation


Breast Ultrasound Protocols


Scanning Breasts with Implants


Pitfalls


Advances in breast imaging



 


On completion of the course:


 


 It is expected that participants should have the knowledge, techniques and  protocols  to perform an ultrasound study of the breast.


 


It is expected that participants should have the knowledge and understanding  to correctly  document breast pathology and have an understanding of the ultrasound guided biopsy techniques.



PREVIOUS SCANNING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED FOR THIS SEMINAR.