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Ultrasound-Guided Needle Placement CME Vital demonstrates the various scan techniques and approaches for performing ultrasound-guided procedures.
Date of Original Release: 1/3/2023
This edition valid for credit through: 1/3/2026
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Benefits & Indications for Performing Ultrasound-Guided Procedures
In-Plane VS. Out-of-Plane Approach
Use of Power Doppler and/or Biopsy Guides
Common uses of Ultrasound-Guided Procedures
Increase the participants' knowledge and competence to use ultrasound guidance for needle placement.
List the benefits and clinical indications for performing ultrasound-guided procedures.
Demonstrate how to perform ultrasound-guided needle placement using the in-plane and out-of-plane approaches.
Integrate the use of power Doppler and/or transducer biopsy guides for assistance in performing ultrasound guided procedures.
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Physicians and sonographers involved with performing ultrasound guided procedures.
James Mateer MD, RDMS
Clinical Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine. Medical College of Wisconsin. Milwaukee, WI. No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Lori Green BA, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
President, Program Director. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. Saint Petersburg, FL. No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.
Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:
James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director-planner, QI Task Force)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Milwaukee, WI No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP (Co-Medical Director-planner & QI Task Force)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine &
Fellowship Director of Emergency Medicine
Ultrasound Fellowship Program
University of South Florida Medical School
Tampa, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
President, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Trisha Reo, AAS, RDMS, RVT (Program Coordinator-planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Disclosure of Commercial Support
There was no commercial support involved in the planning, development/implementation of this activity.
The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this internet activity enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.