1200 Advanced Abdominal Ultrasound

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About the course

This course is suitable for you if you‘re a general practitioner who’s got to grips with the basics of abdominal ultrasound, including setting up the machine and the basic approach to the larger abdominal organs.

What you'll learn:

  • Gain improved confidence on evaluating organs such as the gastrointestinal and urinary tract, focussing on difficult areas like the pylorus and trigone
  • A systematic approach to the evaluation of technically challenging organs such as the adrenal glands and pancreas
  • A vascular approach to organs to assess the major abdominal arteries and veins
  • Introduction to ultrasonographic assessment of the neck
  • Introduction to tissue sampling techniques

Course Tutor: Andrew Parry MA VetMB CertVDI DipECVDI MRCVS

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