Education Resources

Available Modules

  • Introductory Module

    This essential module covers provides the foundation of knowledge required to perform ultrasound.

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)

    This teaches the user how to measure the diameter of the abdominal aorta.

  • Trauma Ultrasound - EFAST

    We cover the use of ultrasound in trauma including FAST - abdominal free fluid and pericardial effusion, haemothorax, pneumothorax and fracture detection.

  • Early Pregnancy

    This introductory module enables the user to assess for the presence (or absence) of an intrauterine pregnancy.

  • Later Pregnancy

    This module covers basic ultrasound in the second and third trimesters. Including fetal position and presentation, fluid volume assessment, placental site, the cervix, fetal viability and dating a pregnancy.

  • Basic Procedural Ultrasound

    This module explains how to direct a needle into a target using ultrasound guidance. Vascular access, nerve blocks, pleural and ascitic taps, joint aspiration etc

  • Emergency Echo

    This module will cover the basic assessment of the hypotensive or shocked patient where the cause is uncertain.

  • Lung Ultrasound

    This introductory module on lung ultrasound will cover ultrasound of the normal lung, lung artefacts, pneumothorax, pneumonia , CCF, interstitial lung disorders, ultrasound guided lung procedures.

  • DVT

    This module covers the role of ultrasound in the patient with ?deep vein thrombosis, concentrating on proximal leg DVT

  • Biliary

     These lectures describe how to perform a biliary ultrasound and the common pathology of the biliary system.

  • Renal

    This module covers how to perform a renal ultrasound and discusses hydronephrosis, calculi, renal cysts and bladder volume measurement

  • Paediatric Forearm Fractures

    These lectures explain how to perform and interpret paediatric forearm ultrasound in the search for distal forearm fractures.


Upcoming Courses

UPCOMING COURSES

ULTRAFEST 2016

The Ultimate Ultrasound Course for Clinicians

July 25 - 29, 2016 PERTH

 

   Click here for Registration form for UltraFest (early bird closes May 30, 2016)

 

INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCY ULTRASOUND (2d)

BASIC ECHO IN LIFE SUPPORT (1d)

2016 - SYDNEY in conjunction with ASMI:

 

 

 

Register at www.asmi.edu.au