Obstetric Ultrasound

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Online Lectures

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Nonfetal Obstetrics: Placenta, Membranes, and Cervix
NEW! Fetal Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Collision Course or Superhighway?
NEW! Noninvasive Prenatal Testing: What It Can and Cannot Do
NEW! Obstetric Film Panel: Interesting Prenatal Cases With Neonatal Follow-up
NEW! Obstetric Ultrasound: General, New Techniques, and Multiple Gestations
NEW! Abnormal Hearts
NEW! Acute Maternal Diseases in Pregnancy
NEW! Basic Approach
NEW! Basics of Ultrasound Workflow: Protocol Design, Quality Control, and Efficiency
NEW! Biometry
NEW! Cardiac Screening
NEW! Contrast Transvaginal Sonography
NEW! First Trimester Fetal Cardiovascular
NEW! First Trimester, Abnormal
NEW! First Trimester, Normal
NEW! From Common to Complex: Ultrasound and Management of Pregnancies
NEW! General Review of Most Common Fetal Anomalies
NEW! Historical/Technical Background
NEW! Knobology and Physics
NEW! Normal Anatomy
NEW! Ovarian Mass Evaluation: Scoring System and Trials
NEW! Ovarian Torsion/Acute Pelvic Pain
NEW! Placenta Accreta
NEW! Placenta, Amniotic Fluid
NEW! The Cervix
NEW! Three-Dimensional Color Doppler Sonography
NEW! Umbilical Cord: What You Must Know
Basic Cardiac Screening
Cardiac Unknowns
Gynecologic Sonography in the Infertility Patient
Wheel of Fortune: Proper Obstetric/Gynecologic Ultrasound Coding
3-Dimensional Ultrasound in Obstetrics: How to Use It Diagnostically
Doppler Ultrasound of the Fetus
First- Versus Second-Trimester Fetal Anatomy Survey
Guided Tour of the Fetal Heart: Step by Step
Multiple Gestations

Educational Events

Gynecologic and Early Obstetric Ultrasound—Solving Problems With Imaging • September 25-26, 2015 • Las Vegas, NV
2016 AIUM Annual Convention • April 2-6, 2016 • Las Vegas, NV


AIUM/SDMS Webinar: An Evidence-based Approach to the Short Cervix: Tips and Techniques

Basic Guidelines for Performing the Obstetrical Ultrasound Exam

First Trimester Anatomy Scan

How to Be an Effective Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine

DVD Programs for CME

Comprehensive Review of Major Congenital Heart Disease From a Multidisciplinary Perspective

From Common to Complex: Ultrasound Management of Multiple Gestation Pregnancies

Multiple Gestations

Obstetric Doppler Ultrasound

Pregnancies in Unusual Places

Ultrasound Survivors: Prognosis and Counseling in Fetal Anomalies

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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Journal Articles

Obstetric Ultrasound


AIUM Consensus Report on Potential Bioeffects of Diagnostic Ultrasound

How to Interpret the Ultrasound Output Display Standard for Higher Acoustic Output Diagnostic Ultrasound Devices: Version 2

Medical Ultrasound Safety, Third Edition

Recommended Ultrasound Terminology, Third Edition

Routine Quality Assurance for Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment

Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology: A Practical Approach (Courtesy of Alfred Abuhamad, MD)


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