This is an introductory level course offered to any
health care worker interested in learning about how ultrasound works and how it is currently used in medical diagnoses.
Each area of the body is covered and an overview of the applications of diagnostic
ultrasound is given for all the areas listed in the module content.
No experience in diagnostic ultrasound is necessary to enroll in this course.
The course will be of particular interest to students planning a career and formal
training in diagnostic ultrasound.
This course will also be of interest to sonographers who wish to investigate the scope
of current ultrasound applications.
This course has been evaluated by the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)
and has been approved for 10 continuing medical education (CME) credits.