Online Course Summary

The focus of this course is to educate students on the fundamentals of the transabdominal and transvaginal pelvic ultrasound exam. The course is divided into 3 sections beginning in our “classroom” where you are presented with didactic material giving you a solid foundation of the basics of pelvic Ultrasound. You then enter the “scan lab” where you can watch the practical application of the lecture material. Finally, our instructors review real cases providing education and direction based on what they see.

The course includes the following:

  • Image orientation
  • Normal pelvic anatomy
  • Scanning protocol
  • Common pathology
  • Video scan instruction
  • Case study review

The presentational method for this activity will be voice over lectures with video.  This course is geared to meet the educational requirements of OB/GYN Physicians and Family Practitioners.  This course will encompass the following desirable physician attributes: Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, and Practice-Based Learning & Improvement.

Enrollment is valid for 180-days following registration.

CME Credits

CME Consultants designates this enduring material/internet activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Course Objectives

  • Perform a transabdominal and transvaginal ultrasound exam properly, while maintaining a culturally-sensitive approach to patient care
  • Identify and measure the endometrium properly
  • Identify and measure the uterus and ovaries properly
  • Identify abnormalities in the uterus, endometrium and ovaries
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Designation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) through the joint-providership of CME Consultants and Mint Medical Education. CME Consultants is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

CME Consultants designates this enduring material/internet activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

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Date of original release xx/xx. Termination date xx/xx. Estimated time to complete this activity is 2.75 hours.
There is no commercial support for this activity.
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