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Stretching the Protocol
Legal Issues for the Sonographer: Are You Vulnerable?

Educational Events

37th Annual Advanced Ultrasound Seminar: Ob/Gyn • February 12-15, 2014 • Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL

2014 AIUM Annual Convention and Preconvention Program • March 29-April 2, 2014 • Las Vegas, NV


Bioeffects of Ultrasound: Reviewing Our Knowledge and Perspective

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

Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

DVD Programs for CME

Breast Sonography

Comprehensive Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Comprehensive Review of Major Congenital Heart Disease From a Multidisciplinary Perspective

Current Controversies in Vascular Sonography

Evaluation of Pelvic Pain: Can Ultrasound Do It All?

Focus on Dynamic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging and Cutting-Edge Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

From Common to Complex: Ultrasound Management of Multiple Gestation Pregnancies

Gynecology: Beginners Only

Nonfetal Obstetric Ultrasound: Cervix, Placenta, and the Transperineal Approach

Nonfetal Obstetrics: Placenta, Membranes, and Cervix

Obstetric Doppler Ultrasound

Peripheral Arterial Disease/Chronic Venous Disease

Point-Counterpoint: What is the Role of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis?

Pregnancies in Unusual Places

Renal Artery Doppler Evaluation

Sonography of Pediatric Liver and Kidney Transplants Combined With Vascular Sonography in Children

Thoracic Ultrasound in the Emergency and Critical Care Patient

Three- and Four-Dimensional Fetal Cardiac Imaging

Ultrasound of Hernias and the Hip

Ultrasound Survivors: Prognosis and Counseling in Fetal Anomalies

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

AIUM members may submit their tests online for free; nonmembers are charged a fee of $25.00 for sonographers, or $45.00 for physicians.

View all tests and corresponding articles.

Journal Articles



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

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