Obstetric Ultrasound

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Online Lectures

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Complications of Monochorionicity
Controversies in Noninvasive Prenatal Testing
Controversies in Obstetric Doppler Ultrasound
Double Jeopardy: An Audience Participation Imaging Game
Emerging Concepts in Fetal Growth Assessment
Evaluation of the Cervix in Pregnancy
How to Be an Effective Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
Just Images: First-Trimester Ultrasound
Just Images: Obstetrics
Learning From Our Mistakes: Where We Got Fooled
Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Ultrasound
Obstetric Film Panel: Interesting Prenatal Cases With Neonatal Follow-up
Prenatal Imaging of the Fetal Face
The Fetal Abdomen: Beyond the Basics
Fetal Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Collision Course or Superhighway?
Noninvasive Prenatal Testing: What It Can and Cannot Do
Obstetric Film Panel: Interesting Prenatal Cases With Neonatal Follow-up
Obstetric Ultrasound: General, New Techniques, and Multiple Gestations
Basic Cardiac Screening
Cardiac Unknowns
Gynecologic Sonography in the Infertility Patient
Wheel of Fortune: Proper Obstetric/Gynecologic Ultrasound Coding
Evaluation of Fetal Cardiac Function: Live Demonstration
Fetal Cardiac Anomalies: 3- and 4-Dimensional Cases
Fetal Cardiac Unknown - Complex
Fetal Cardiac Unknown - Simple
First- Versus Second-Trimester Fetal Anatomy Survey
Legal Issues for the Sonographer: Are You Vulnerable?
Multiple Gestations
Pediatric Spinal Canal: What's the Verdict?
Portable Ultrasound: Technology in Point-of-Care Ultrasound
Should Cardiac Measurements Be Obtained Routinely When Evaluating the Fetal Heart?
Teach the Teachers - Part 1
Teach the Teachers - Part 2
Ultrasound Bioeffects for the Practitioner: This Could Happen to You
Update on Fetal and Neonatal Neurosonography

Educational Events

Course: 41st Annual Advanced Ultrasound Seminar: Ob/Gyn • February 15-17, 2018 • Lake Buena Vista, FL


AIUM Webinar: Tips and Tricks to Examining the Midsagittal View at 11-14 Weeks
AIUM Webinar: The Role of the 11-14 Week Ultrasound in the Era of Cell-free DNA Screening
AIUM Webinar: An Update on Zika - The Clinical and Ultrasound Issues
AIUM Webinar: Gestational Age Determination by Ultrasound
AIUM Webinar: Advanced Evaluation of the Fetal Heart
AIUM Webinar: Evaluating the Fetus at Risk for Shoulder Dystocia
AIUM Webinar: Ultrasound Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor
AIUM Webinar: Systematic Evaluation of the 11-14 Week Fetus
AIUM Webinar: Cerebellar Vermis
AIUM Webinar: Accreditation Made Simple
AIUM Webinar: Transient and Controversial Findings Seen During Fetal Ultrasounds - What They Mean and What to Do About Them
AIUM Webinar: Diagnosis of Placental Adherence Disorders 2015: Ultrasound, MRI or Both?
AIUM Webinar: Detecting Abnormalities of the Fetal Face
AIUM Webinar: First Trimester Anatomy Scan
AIUM Webinar: Using Ultrasound to Refine your Diagnosis of PUL and Ectopic Pregnancy
AIUM Webinar: Cesarean Scar Pregnancies

Video Programs for CME

Advanced Fetal Echocardiographic Techniques
AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of Fetal Echocardiography: Step-by-step Video Tutorial
AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of Obstetric Ultrasound Examinations: Step-by-Step Video Tutorial
Basics of Fetal Cardiac Screening
Challenging Scenarios in OB-GYN Imaging
Common Congenital Heart Abnormalities: Prenatal, Postnatal, and Pathologic Correlations
Comprehensive Review of Major Congenital Heart Disease from a Multidisciplinary Perspective
Multiple Gestations
Nonfetal Obstetrics: Placenta, Membranes, and Cervix
Pregnancies in Unusual Places
Principles of Sonography and Doppler Ultrasound
Sonographic Evaluation of the Uterus and Endometrium
The Fetus: Top Five "Do-Not-Miss" Diagnoses
Vaginal Bleeding in the First Trimester

Educational Programs

Ultrasound Lecture Series: Obstetrics and Gynecology

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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