Best Crosstrain Courses for Musculoskeletal (MSK) Ultrasound.

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What are the best ultrasound cross training courses for Musculoskeletal Ultrasound?

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSK) Ultrasound Courses, Registry Review and CME Training Products at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute are perfect for Physicians, Sonographers and other medical professionals working in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Rheumatology, PM&R, and Regenerative Medicine. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is ACCME Accredited, and offers the most flexible and proven MSK Ultrasound CME in the industry. Whether you have never picked up an ultrasound transducer and are looking to integrate ultrasound into your day to day practice, are experienced with using ultrasound but are looking to enhance your skills with more advanced MSK training, add Regenerative Medicine procedures into your practice using the most up to date and effective treatments, looking to pass your RMSK registry examination, or you are just looking for a quality ACCME accredited Ultrasound CME activity to obtain your required CME Credit, Gulfcoast Ultrasound has the Musculoskeletal Ultrasound CME courses and products that fit your needs.

Since 1985, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute (GCUS) has been educating medical professionals across all ultrasound practice specialties and experience levels. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is recognized as a worldwide leader in MSK Ultrasound and Ultrasound Guided Regenerative Medicine training and CME. Gulfcoast offers the largest variety of MSK CME offerings in the world. All MSK Ultrasound Courses are taught by the leading MSK Ultrasound and Regenerative Medicine experts (across multiple practice specialties). You will literally be learning from the experts who have written the Musculoskeletal Ultrasound text books and practice guidelines. With so many different Musculoskeletal Ultrasound CME activities and formats offered by Gulfcoast Ultrasound, we have outlined the key features of each of them below to aid in making the best education choice for your career and learning style. CLICK HERE to go to the best MSK Ultrasound Courses in the industry.

What to expect.

Introduction and Advanced/Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound with Cadaver Lab and Regenerative Medicine Ultrasound Live Training Courses at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute are taught by leading experts in the field of MSK ultrasound that incorporates comprehensive lectures and interactive case presentations. This course features a 3:1 participant to faculty hands-on scan ratio with live models, phantoms and human cadavers for upper and lower extremity applications. Learn the musculoskeletal essentials and build confidence in your scanning and interpretation abilities at one of these comprehensive courses at their facility in St. Petersburg, FL. This MSK ultrasound program is designed to expand and update skills to integrate introduction and advanced MSK applications and ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine techniques into clinical practice. Participants will also have the opportunity to observe live demonstrations of multiple regenerative medicine procedures (diagnosis and techniques) on various live patients with pathologies.

Objectives and Topics.

  • Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations.
  • List the indications, benefits, and limitations of MSK ultrasound for sports medicine injuries, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and rheumatology applications.
  • Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images.
  • Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand, knee, ankle/foot, & hip ultrasound examinations.
  • Identify normal anatomy during musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging.
  • Identify the sonographic appearance of commonly seen pathology of the shoulder, knee, elbow, wrist/hand, ankle, and foot.
  • Demonstrate the use of MSK sonography for diagnosis and ultrasound-guided interventions and describe “in-plane” and “out of plane” injections/aspiration techniques using inanimate phantoms.
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques and interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.
  • Identify the sonographic anatomy during the performance of ultrasound guided MSK injections on cadaver models.
  • Demonstrate the principals of imaging techniques for performance of upper and lower extremity MSK injections on cadaver models.
  • Shoulder Anatomy & Scanning Techniques
  • Evaluation of Shoulder Pathology
  • Elbow Anatomy & Scanning Techniques
  • Evaluation of Elbow Pathology
  • Ultrasound Guided Injection Techniques
  • Wrist/Hand Anatomy & Scan Techniques
  • Evaluation of Wrist/Hand Pathology
  • Normal Evaluation of the Ankle/Foot & Pathology
  • Knee Anatomy, Scanning Techniques, & Pathology
  • Evaluation of the Hip
  • Injection Technique in Human Cadaver LabBiology and Evidence for regenerative substances
  • -Dextrose Prolotherapy
  • -Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
  • -Bone Marrow Aspirate (BMA)
  • -Lipoaspirate
  • -Amniotic Membrane and Cells
  • Essentials of US Guided Regenerative Medicine
  • -Ultrasound guided injection techniques
  • -Preparing Dextrose and PRP Injectables
  • -Upper and lower extremity regenerative medicine techniques
  • -Post procedure protocols for regenerative medicine
  • -Regulatory guidelines and billing/coding for regenerative medicine
  • Hands-On workshops: Live Models
  • Hands-On workshops: Cadaver Lab – Needle Guidance to Target Areas
  • Hands-On workshop: Cadaver Lab – Bone Marrow and Lipoaspirate Techniques
  • Live Patient Regenerative Medicine Demonstrations: Prolotherapy & PRP

 

Blended Introduction to Musculoskeletal (MSK) Ultrasound Training & CME Course

Blended Musculoskeletal MSK Ultrasound

Blended Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Training Course

The Blended Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Training Course provides participants a comprehensive introduction to musculoskeletal ultrasound. These courses are taught by leading musculoskeletal ultrasound experts that incorporates fifteen (15) months access to comprehensive online lectures and interactive case presentations through an online course, plus a (2) Two Days (12 Hours) scan only workshop featuring a 3:1 participant to faculty hands-on scan ratio with live models and phantoms. These courses are specifically designed for physicians, sonographers and other medical professionals who need musculoskeletal ultrasound training. For the best ultrasound education experience, completion of the online course prior to hands on scanning is recommended. Learn more about this course with a click or call. Blended MSK Ultrasound Training & CME Course | 727.363.4500

  • Combines Our Comprehensive Online Course & Two Days (12 Hours) of Live Scanning
  • Destination Education Hands-On Scan Workshops in St. Petersburg, FL
  • 15 Months UNLIMITED Access to the Online Course
  • Exact same lectures that are pre-recorded and professionally edited from the comprehensive live courses
  • Online Courses are 1-Click accessible in our custom learning management system, with an easy to follow format, with instant certificate generation upon completion
  • Enjoy Industry Leading 3:1 (or less) participant to instructor scan ratios during the Hands-On Workshops
  • Original Blended/Hybrid Ultrasound Education Provider in the Ultrasound Industry
  • Scan Logs and Case Logs are available upon request
  • Expert Faculty are approachable and are open to discuss any questions during the Hands-On Scan Workshops
  • All Hands-On Scan Workshops include pre-scanned, and approved Live Human Models. (Phantoms are also used in certain interventional courses)
  • Choose from Multiple Leading Manufacturer Ultrasound Equipment
  • Immediately Implement Skills Learned into Clinical Practice
  • Expand Diagnostic & Interventional Services Offered
  • All Blended Ultrasound Courses are approved to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (Other CME Credit types are approved for select courses.)
  • ACCME Accredited with Commendation.
  • *CME Credit Listed Requires Full Participation in Online & Live Activities
  • Free CME-Z Card with Registration (Save 5-10% off all future Gulfcoast product purchases)

Topics

  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging Fundamentals and Tissue Characterization
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Shoulder
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Shoulder Pathology
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Normal Elbow
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Elbow Pathology
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hand and Wrist (2 Parts)
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Knee
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Knee Pathology
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Foot & Ankle
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hip
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection Techniques in Musculoskeletal Medicine

Objectives

  • Increase knowledge and skills to perform ultrasound examinations (specific exams based on specialty track selected).
  • Demonstrate appropriate scan techniques and protocols for performing ultrasound examinations.
  • Improve scanning skills and increase diagnostic confidence.
  • Perform examinations under supervised conditions to help fulfill credentialing and/or individual certification requirements

Audience

Physicians, Chiropractors, NP’s, PA’s, Sonographers, Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers and other medical professionals specializing in: Sports Medicine, Orthopedics, Rheumatology, PM&R, Pain Management, Emergency Medicine, Regenerative Medicine, and other MSK related fields.

Credits

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 enduring material for a maximum of 15.00 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.
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 live activity for a maximum of 12.00 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.

 

MSK Ultrasound Course with Regenerative Medicine

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MSK Ultrasound Course with Regenerative Medicine

MSK Ultrasound Course with Regenerative Medicine program is designed to expand and update skills to integrate advanced MSK applications and ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine techniques into clinical practice. Taught by world-renowned ultrasound experts, the program offers evidence based lectures combined with extensive hands-on scanning sessions featuring live models and human cadaveric specimens. Participants will also have the opportunity to observe live demonstrations of multiple regenerative medicine procedures (diagnosis and techniques) on various live patients with pathologies.

  • Evidence –Based Lectures taught by world-renowned faculty
  • Advanced and regenerative medicine for upper & lower extremity applications
  • Includes pre-course webinar on Ultrasound-guided injection techniques
  • Extensive hands-on Scanning: live models w/ 3:1 participant to instructor ratio
  • Cadaver workshop: injection techniques
  • Cadaver workshop: bone marrow and lipoaspirate techniques
  • Live patient demonstrations for PRP and/or Prolotherapy treatment techniques
  • Integrate skills learned into clinical practice
  • Expand services offered
  • Improve patient outcomes

Regenerative Medicine Course Topics:

    • Biology and Evidence for regenerative substances
    • -Dextrose Prolotherapy
    • -Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
    • -Bone Marrow Aspirate (BMA)
    • -Lipoaspirate
    • -Amniotic Membrane and Cells
    • Essentials of US Guided Regenerative Medicine
    • -Ultrasound guided injection techniques
    • -Preparing Dextrose and PRP Injectables
    • -Upper and lower extremity regenerative medicine techniques
    • -Post procedure protocols for regenerative medicine
    • -Regulatory guidelines and billing/coding for regenerative medicine
    • Hands-On workshops: live models
    • Hands-On workshops: Cadaver lab – needle guidance to target areas
    • Hands-On workshop: Cadaver lab – bone marrow and lipoaspirate techniques
    • Live patient regenerative medicine demonstrations: Prolotherapy & PRP

Advanced MSK Topics:

  • Utility of Dynamic Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of the Spine
  • Advanced Peripheral Nerve Applications: Diagnosis & treatment options
  • Post-Op Shoulder, Knee, and Beyond
  • Unlocking Frozen Joints
  • Hands-On scanning: live models

Objectives:

  1. Identify anatomy and pathoanatomy of the upper extremity joints (tendons, ligaments, muscle/fascia, and nerves).
  2. Outline the biology and evidence for use of regenerative substances.
  3. State when, why, and how to integrate regenerative medicine as a practical treatment option.
  4. Prepare various injectables for performing ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine techniques.
  5. List regenerative medicine targets for the upper and lower extremities.
  6. Outline post procedural protocols for regenerative procedures
  7. Integrate advanced MSK and ultrasound-guided regenerative medicine techniques into clinical practice.

Who should attend:

Physicians, PA’s, and clinicians experienced in diagnostic MSK ultrasound with a desire to integrate advanced MSK and regenerative medicine techniques into clinical practice. Physician participants may include (but are not limited to) PM&R, sports medicine, orthopedics, radiology, rheumatology, and pain management. This program is an intermediate to advanced level program that requires at least 6 months previous experience performing diagnostic MSK ultrasound examinations or attendance of a recognized MSK hands-on ultrasound education program.

Credits:

16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Approved for 16.00 MOC point(s)

Registration is quick, affordable and easy for the MSK Ultrasound Course with Regenerative Medicine.

Click or Call to register or learn more about the MSK Ultrasound Course with Regenerative Medicine | 727.363.4500

 

Ultrasound Evaluation of Foot and Ankle (DVD & Online Video.)

Ultrasound Eval. of Ankle & Foot

Approved for a maximum of: 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

WHO SHOULD VIEW: Physicians, Sonographers, PAs, NPs and other medical professionals involved with performing and/or interpreting MSK ultrasound examinations of the Foot & Ankle. Applicable practice specialties may include (but are not limited to): Radiology, Sports Medicine, Orthopedics, PM&R, Rheumatology, Pain Management, Regenerative Medicine, Neurology, Primary care and Emergency Medicine.

To learn about this product head over to: www.gcus.com. Search: OV-MUFA2 or VL-MUFA2 or Call 727.363.4500.