Target Audience

This course is designed for all sonologists who use ultrasound for screening and diagnosis in a clinical practice setting including physicians, fellows, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse midwives, nurses and sonographers.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Present criteria for optimal dating and recognizing elements of early loss.
  • Address how to diagnose placenta accrete spectrum
  • Introduce the new AIUM First trimester Guideline
  • Discuss how to optimize imaging in the first trimester
  • Address what anomalies are amenable to detection in the first trimester
  • Understand how to perform a fetal neurosonography
  • Understand key normal and abnormal planes to aid in the diagnosis of abdominal wall defects
  • Learn tips and pearls to screening for congenital heart defects
  • Understand normal and abnormal cardiac rhythm
  • Become familiar with anomalies of the genitourinary tract
  • Understand the up and coming role of artificial intelligence in obstetric ultrasound
  • Address the sonographic approach to genetic syndromes
  • Learn how to systematically evaluate the female pelvis
  • Optimize characterization of ovarian masses using ACR O-RADS
  • Recognize the key sonographically detectable pathologies in the evaluation of abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Become familiar with the role of ultrasound in the evaluation of the infertile patient
  • Learn how to optimize coding
  • Understand how to minimize liability