Ultrasound Assessment During the First Trimester for Medical Professionals

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Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Understanding the key structures and components of the embryo at various stages of development during the first trimester
  • Methods for calculating gestational age during the first trimester of pregnancy
  • How to obtain images of the uterus, endometrium and gestation sac via an endovaginal scan
  • How to differentiate normal and abnormal sonographic appearances during the first trimester

What you'll learn

Obstetric sonography has become an indispensable tool in the identification of pregnancy and the care of pregnant women. The importance and usage of ultrasound in medicine today are ubiquitous and used to study every aspect of the body. It uses high-frequency sound waves to capture live images from the body on to the monitor. It is also called sonography. This is similar to sonar and radar which helps in detecting military planes and ships.
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This is generally used in obstetrical practice and perinatal medicine because it offers important information regarding the morphological and physiological development of the fetus. This can detect major congenital defects peri natally which can help the doctor to analyze the condition of the developing baby well. It can provide very important diagnostic information of developing baby, its organs, heartbeat, neural development, etc. This module teaches you how to prepare for and perform a first trimester ultrasound examination.

The interactive simulator provides three different scan scenarios that cover different aspects of the first-trimester scan protocol. It enables students and practitioners to build or refresh knowledge and cognitive skills and offers a safe online practice environment so you can prepare for the real clinical world. This module is ideal if you are studying for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) registry exams.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • life science graduates
  • radiography technicians

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Last Updated 04/2021

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