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GI Tract Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Applications

GI Tract Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Applications

 

GI Tract Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Applications



GI Tract Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Applications

Dates: October 12 - 14, 2022

  • All Free Webinars (Non-Educator Series) are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
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Overview

GI Tract Ultrasound in Pediatric Emergency Medicine Applications Free Webinar is designed to provide an overview for use of ultrasound for GI ultrasound in pediatric patients in the emergency and critical care clinical settings. Scan technique, normal GI tract anatomy, and commonly seen pathology are included.

Code: PGIEM-221W
ID: 6030

Schedule

Event Day(s): October 12 - 14, 2022
Time(day 1): 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (EST)

Topics

  • Indications, Application and Limitations of Ultrasound Evaluation of the Pediatric GI Tract
  • Scan Techniques, Protocols, and Diagnostic Criteria Associated with the Ultrasound Evaluation of the Pediatric GI Tract
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Appendix
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Intussusception
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Pyloric Stenosis

Objectives

  • State applications of point-of-care ultrasound unique to pediatrics.
  • Outline scan protocols and techniques for evaluation of the appendix and pediatric GI tract.
  • Recognize ultrasound characteristics associated with GI disorders: appendicitis, intussusceptions and pyloric stenosis.
  • Integrate techniques to perform ultrasound of the pediatric GI tract.
  • Incorporate ultrasound into the clinical assessment and management of patients presenting with GI disorders.
  • Cite the limitations for ultrasound evaluation of the pediatric GI tract.

Tuition

Registration: $0.00

Audience

Physicians, PA’s, sonographers and other medical professionals who will be involved with performing and/or interpreting pediatric emergency/critical care ultrasound examinations. Physicians may include (but is not limited to) emergency medicine, critical care, trauma surgery, radiology, internal medicine, and primary care.

Faculty

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Stephanie Doniger  MD, RDMS, FAAP, FACEP

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician.
Brooklyn, NY.
GUI QI Task Force Subcommittee
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Faculty Disclosure
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.

Content Validation
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.


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Credits (Optional with additional purchase)

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 1.50 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.

Resources

General Sonography Physics

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute presents 3 free tips to help you study for the Sonography Principles and Instrumentation Exam.

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Challenges Sonographers Face

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute’s Program Director Theresa Jorgensen uses humor to take a look at the some of the typical challenges sonographers face while trying to take an accurate patient history.

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37 YEARS

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