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Strain Echocardiography - Getting It Done Right!

Speaker(s): Pamela Burgess, BS, ACS, RDCS, RDMS, RVT, FASE

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
1:00 PM-2:00 PMET

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:
1. Describe techniques and pitfalls of strain echocardiography.
2. Provide information on the utilization of strain in the assessment of myocardial function.
3. Utilize case examples to illustrate the value of strain in clinical practice.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Diagnostic Ultrasound of the Wrist and Hand

Speaker(s): Troy Henning, DO

Thursday, November 8, 2018
7:00 PM-8:00 PMET

By the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) participants should be able to:
1. Identify the 6 dorsal compartments of the wrist,
2. Recognize the median nerve and ulnar neurovascular structure, and
3. List the sonographic findings associated with trigger finger/thumb.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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Ultrasound Imaging of Skin Cancer

Speaker(s): Robert L. Bard, MD, PC, DABR, FASLM

Aired on 10/16/2018

CME Expiration Date: 10/16/2021

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:
1. Understand the basics of dermatologic sonography,
2. Detect locoregional metastases,
3. Distinguish benign lymphadenopathy from metastatic foci,
4. Gain familiarity with Doppler findings in pathology, and
5. Apply 3D Doppler histogram analysis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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MSK Ultrasound Evaluation - Differentiation of Tendinopathy vs Tear in the Rotator Cuff with Case Studies

Speaker(s): Colin Rigney PT, DPT, OCS, RMSK

Aired on 9/21/2018

CME Expiration Date: 9/21/2021

By the end of this collaborative webinar with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) the viewer should:
(1) Understand the terms high-grade and low-grade, with respect to rotator cuff tendon pathology;
(2) Be familiar with probe positioning, patient positioning, and image acquisition with respect to rotator cuff tendon evaluation;
(3) Learn (via MSKUS imaging) to establish a working algorithm to help determine/define a partial thickness tendon tear versus tendinopathy; and
(4) Be familiar with tendon shape and echotexture(s) that represent high-grade pathology associated with partial and full-thickness rotator cuff tears.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Imaging of the Pediatric Thyroid - Practical Tips and Newer Technologies

Speaker(s): Janet Reid MD, FRCPC

Aired on 8/29/2018

CME Expiration Date: 8/29/2021

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the more common congenital disorders of the thyroid based on disorders of development,
2. List the imaging features of the typical forms of thyroiditis, and
3. Describe the features on ultrasound concerning for malignant nodule using a revised ATA and TI-RADS system.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers

Speaker(s): Yusef Sayeed, MD, MPH, MEng, CPH, CMRO, CME, RMSK, DABPM, and Tammy Stearns, MS, RDMS, RVT, RT(R), FSDMS

Aired on 8/22/2018

CME Expiration Date: 8/22/2021

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS), participants should be able to:

1. Recognize the risk factors for occupational musculoskeletal injury,
2. Understand the types of injury patterns common to those who utilize ultrasound,
3. Understand preventive measures to reduce the risk of occupational work injuries, and
4. Understand how to navigate the workers' compensation system for repetitive injury patterns.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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A 3-Year Course: Implementation of POCUS Training Within Internal Medicine Residency Programs

Speaker(s): David Tierney, MD, FACP

Aired on 8/16/2018

CME Expiration Date: 8/16/2021

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME) participants should be able to:
-Understand the value of a longitudinal, residency-based, point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) training curriculum for Internal Medicine residents,
-Understand the logistics of program implementation, and
-Understand basic methods for resident and faculty training.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sideline Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Jeremiah Ray, MD, FACEP, CAQSM

Aired on 8/2/2018

CME Expiration Date: 8/2/2021

Following this collaborative presentation with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), participants should be able to utilize ultrasound for sideline emergency management and identify pneumothorax, pericardial effusion, intra-abdominal free fluid, intravascular volume assessment, long bone fracture, tendon rupture, and ocular emergencies.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound-Guided Dry Needling

Speaker(s): Scott Epsley, PT, Grad Cert. Sports Physio, SCS, RMSK

Aired on 7/23/2018

CME Expiration Date: 7/23/2021

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) participants should be able to:

1. Explain the advantages of ultrasound-guided needling over unguided techniques;
2. Understand approaches to ultrasound-guided needling including direct, indirect, in-plane, and out-of-plane techniques;
3. Be familiar with the sono appearance of larger gauge (finer) acupuncture needles in different planes;
4. Know the difference between "clean" and "sterile" techniques;
5. Give examples of the applications of ultrasound-guided needling including peri-neural and intra-muscular needling; and
6. Cite the precautions associated with needling techniques, including proximity to neurovascular and visceral structures.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The Basic Fetal Heart Scan: A Systematic Approach to Screening for Congenital Heart Disease

Speaker(s): Mishella Perez, BS, RDMS, RDCS

Aired on 7/11/2018

CME Expiration Date: 7/11/2021

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:

- Discuss current guidelines and sonographic evaluation for the basic fetal heart screening,
-Review the normal sonographic features and appearance of the 4-chamber view, outflow tracts and three-vessel-view in the 2nd trimester anatomic scan,
- Identify the sonographic appearance of abnormalities commonly seen in grayscale and color Doppler, and
- Describe imaging optimization techniques and pitfalls.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound and Contraception

Speaker(s): Khaled Sakhel, MD FACOG FACS FAIUM

Aired on 6/28/2018

CME Expiration Date: 6/28/2021

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:
1) Identify and characterize permanent female sterilization metallic micro-inserts,
2) Localize intrauterine devices, and
3) Understand the utility of 3D ultrasound in contraceptive device imaging.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Assessment of Tendinopathy

Speaker(s): Gregory E. Fritz, PT, RMSK and Colin Rigney, PT, DPT, OCS, RMSK

Aired on 6/11/2018

CME Expiration Date: 6/11/2021

Following this collaborative presentation with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), participants should be able to:
1. Evaluate the microstructure and design qualities of tendon fibers,
2. Understand the effects of overload on tendons and their fibrillar matrix,
3. Learn the spectrum/continuum of tendinopathy,
4. Understand the process of MSKUS tendon scanning, and
5. Recognize the sonographic signature of tendinopathy within tendons through case studies.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Cardiac Imaging in Early Gestation: From Basic to Advanced

Speaker(s): Elena S. Sinkovskaya MD, PhD, RDMS, RDCS

Aired on 5/9/2018

CME Expiration Date: 5/9/2021

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:

- Discuss current guidelines and sonographic techniques for first-trimester screening evaluation of the fetal heart,
- Recognize sonographic features of the 4-chamber and 3-vessel trachea views in normal and abnormal hearts at 11+0 - 13+6 weeks gestation,
- Incorporate assessment of the 4-chamber and 3-vessel trachea views into the first-trimester anatomy scan,
- Cite indications for detailed cardiac evaluation (fetal echocardiogram) in early gestation,
- Describe the utility of new technologies including 3D/STIC for comprehensive cardiac evaluation in early gestation.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Neuromusculoskeletal Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment and Nerve Injuries

Speaker(s): Mohini Rawat, DPT, MS, ECS, OCS, RMSK

Aired on 4/19/2018

CME Expiration Date: 4/19/2021

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) participants should be able to:

1. Understand the differences in peripheral nerve sonoanatomy for different nerves and same nerve at different sites,
2. Understand the nature of compression neuropathy and value of ultrasound in differential diagnosis, and
3. Know the role of ultrasound in differential diagnosis and assessment of nerve injuries, compression neuropathy or other nerve pathologies that can present like-focal compression.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sports Ultrasound of the Plantar Hindfoot

Speaker(s): Mederic M. Hall, MD

Aired on 3/6/2018

CME Expiration Date: 3/6/2021

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), participants should be able to:
1. Perform a comprehensive screening exam for plantar heel pain in the athlete,
2. Describe the anatomy of the plantar fascia and be able to distinguish the central and lateral bands/cords, and
3. Understand the neuroanatomy of the heel and potential sites of entrapment/injury.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Intussusception

Speaker(s): Sathyaseelan Subramaniam, MD, FAAP

Aired on 2/26/2018

CME Expiration Date: 2/26/2021

After this session the participant will be able to:
1. Recognize the point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) technique to investigate an intussusception,
2. Identify the appearance of normal small bowel and large bowel on ultrasound, and
3. Identify and differentiate between ileocolic and ileoileal intussusception on ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Penile Duplex Doppler Ultrasonography

Speaker(s): Geoffrey Sklar, MD, FACS

Aired on 1/24/2018

CME Expiration Date: 1/24/2021

By the end of this lecture, the viewer should be able to:
1. Describe the functional anatomy of the penis,
2. Know the basics of the technique of color duplex Doppler ultrasound of the penis,
3. Know the normal parameters of color duplex Doppler ultrasound of the penis, and
4. Know the indications for color duplex Doppler ultrasound of the penis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sport Ultrasound of the Forefoot

Speaker(s): Douglas F. Hoffman, MD

Aired on 12/14/2017

CME Expiration Date: 12/14/2020

By the end of this collaborative presentation with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), participants should be able to:
* Formulate a sonographic approach to forefoot pain, and
* Recognize the common pathologies associated with metatarsalgia and forefoot pain.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Appendicitis

Speaker(s): Sathyaseelan Subramaniam, MD, FAAP

Aired on 12/8/2017

CME Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

At the conclusion of this webinar participants should be able to:

1) Understand right lower quadrant anatomy and relate it to point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) technique for appendix visualization,
2) Identify the features and appearance of a normal appendix on POCUS, and
3) Identify the features and appearance of an inflamed appendix on POCUS.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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MSK RTUS in Women's Health & Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice

Speaker(s): Carrie Pagliano, PT, DPT, OCS, WCS, MTC and Megan Poll PT, DPT, OCS

Aired on 11/14/2017

CME Expiration Date: 11/14/2020

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Physical Therapy Association, participants should be able to:
1. Understand the difference between normal and abnormal pelvic floor ultrasound imaging,
2. Discuss pelvic floor muscle dysfunction differential diagnoses and differences noted on ultrasound,
3. Discuss how to utilize ultrasound imaging for interventions for pelvic floor dysfunction, and
4. Be able to identify when to refer to a pelvic floor specialist based on ultrasound images and clinical exam.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The New Paradigm for Understanding, Teaching, and Testing Sonographic Principles

Speaker(s): Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD, FACR, FAIMBE, FAIUM, FASA

Aired on 11/9/2017

CME Expiration Date: 11/9/2020

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants should be able to:
1. Compare the old and new paradigms,
2. Describe how virtual beams are formed, and
3. List the imaging improvements the new paradigm enables.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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PEARLS - A Physical Exam with Pocket Sized Ultrasound for Routine Use

Speaker(s): Janice Boughton MD, FACP, RDMS and Michael Wagner, MD, FACP, RDMS

Aired on 10/5/2017

CME Expiration Date: 10/5/2020

After this collaborative session with the American College of Physicians (ACP) the participant should be able to:
1. Give several examples of how adding a brief comprehensive ultrasound to the physical exam can change diagnosis and treatment,
2. Describe the ultrasound physical using the PEARLS mnemonic, and
3. Understand some of the histories of how physicians use ultrasound at the bedside to enhance physical diagnosis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Primary Care POCUS - Why it is Needed and Common Questions About Billing and Credentialing

Speaker(s): Paul Bornemann, MD, RMSK, RPVI

Aired on 9/18/2017

CME Expiration Date: 9/18/2020

By the conclusion of this collaborative presentation with the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), participants should be able to:
• Understand why Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) is needed in primary care,
• Know the current state of POCUS training and use in primary care,
• Discuss several high-yield applications for POCUS in primary care,
• Answer common questions about billing and credentialing for POCUS in primary care.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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How to Perform and Interpret Peripheral Arterial Doppler Examinations

Speaker(s): John S. Pellerito, MD, FACR, FAIUM, FSRU

Aired on 9/13/2017

CME Expiration Date: 9/13/2020

After this session the participant should be able to:
(1) Discuss techniques and protocols for Duplex examination of the peripheral arteries,
(2) Utilize diagnostic criteria for identification of significant arterial stenosis and occlusion, and
(3) Identify findings associated with pseudoaneurysm and arteriovenous fistula.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Acoustic Output Measurements for Therapeutic Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Samuel M. Howard, PhD

Aired on 8/30/2017

CME Expiration Date: 8/30/2020

After this session the participant should be able to:
1. Understand the purpose and role of acoustic output measurements in characterizing, documenting, and regulating therapeutic ultrasound;
2. Understand the relation between acoustic output measurements and bioeffects;
3. Understand the types of instrumentation and protocols currently used for acoustic output measurements of therapeutic ultrasound, and associated challenges and limitations; and
4. Understand how different measurement standards apply to different applications of therapeutic ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sports Ultrasound of the Midfoot

Speaker(s): Jonathan Finnoff, DO

Aired on 8/24/2017

CME Expiration Date: 8/24/2020

Upon completion of this collaborative presentation with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), the learner should be able to:
1. Describe the sonographic features of a tarsal fracture;
2. Identify sonographic abnormalities associated with a spring ligament sprain;
3. Discuss the sonographic evaluation of Lisfranc joint sprains; and
4. Understand the etiology of jogger's foot.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Acoustic Output Measurement Process for Diagnostic Ultrasound Systems

Speaker(s): James Gessert, BSc Physics, BSEE, and Nicholas Ellens, PhD

Aired on 8/16/2017

CME Expiration Date: 8/16/2020

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants should be able to:

1. Understand the measurement process and issues associated with determining the acoustic parameters (MI/TI) displayed on diagnostic ultrasonic systems that follow the “Output Display Standard,"
2. Be aware of important issues that may be encountered during the measurement process,
3. Understand key equipment requirements associated with the measurement process, and
4. Understand measurement reporting differences between the US FDA and an IEC notified body requirements.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Value of Ultrasound Imaging in Peripheral Nerve Pathology

Speaker(s): Mohini Rawat, DPT, MS, CMP, RMSK, ECS, OCS

Aired on 8/3/2017

CME Expiration Date: 8/3/2020

After completing this collaborative webinar with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), participants should be able to:
1. Identify peripheral nerve sonoanatomy;
2. Identify the common peripheral nerve entrapment sites and how sonography helps narrow down the differential diagnosis;
3. Understand the importance of scanning non-neural structures as a potential source of pathology; and
4. Know the role of ultrasound in differential diagnosis and assessment of peripheral nerve pathology.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Quantifying Medical Ultrasound - An Introduction

Speaker(s): Andrew Hurrell, BSc (Hons), PhD

Aired on 7/17/2017

CME Expiration Date: 7/17/2020

By the conclusion of this webinar, participants will
1. Have an overview of why we need ultrasonic metrology, with an introduction to potential damage mechanism;
2. Be able to discuss the various parameters we may want to measure, and what tools we may use for that purpose; and
3. Understand that all sensors are imperfect, and that measurement accuracy arises from the ability to recognize, quantify, and correct for the limitations of your measurement tools.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Improve Your Fetal Cardiac Imaging: Optimizing in Grayscale and Color Doppler

Speaker(s): Mishella Perez, BS, RDMS, RDCS

Aired on 7/11/2017

CME Expiration Date: 7/11/2020

During this webinar participants will:
1. Review basic 2D image optimization and controls, and how they can affect your image;
2. Improve Temporal Resolution - Apply the DAZE Technique when evaluating the fetal heart; and
3. Receive tips on color Doppler optimization and how to avoid pitfalls.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The Role of the 11-14 Week Ultrasound in the Era of Cell-free DNA Screening

Speaker(s): Bryann Bromley, MD, FAIUM

Aired on 7/6/2017

CME Expiration Date: 7/6/2020

After this session the participant should be able to:
1. Describe the performance metrics of cell-free DNA (cf-DNA) for the detection of targeted aneuploidies;
2. Characterize the advantages and disadvantages to screening with cf-DNA as compared with standard combined screening;
3. Specify the utility of a prerequisite ultrasound in the setting of cf-DNA screening; and
4. Recognize the role of the NT measurement in the era of cf-DNA screening.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Emergent Pediatric Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Brian Coley, MD, FAIUM, FSRU, FACR, FAAP; Hamad Ghazle, EdD, APS, RDMS

Aired on 6/29/2017

CME Expiration Date: 6/29/2020

Following the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS), participants will learn practical tips on image acquisition and will be able to recognize the imaging findings typical in pediatric emergency studies, including: hypertrophic pyloric stenosis and midgut volvulus, appendicitis and intussusception, testicular torsion, and hip pain.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Tips and Tricks to Examining the Midsagittal View at 11-14 Weeks

Speaker(s): Reem S. Abu-Rustum, MD, FACOG, FACS, FAIUM

Aired on 6/23/2017

CME Expiration Date: 6/23/2020

By the end of this lecture the viewer should:
1. Understand how to obtain the optimal midsagittal view (MSV);
2. Recognize all anatomic landmarks of the MSV;
3. Understand the MSV markers, their implications and clinical applicability; and
4. Understand the potential utility of obtaining a volume from the MSV.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Getting a CLUE–Pearls and Pitfalls

Speaker(s): Bruce Kimura, MD

Aired on 6/7/2017

CME Expiration Date: 6/7/2020

On completion of this collaborative activity with the American College of Physicians (ACP)and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME), participants will be able to:
1- Explain the concepts of cardiac limited ultrasound examination (CLUE) in point-of-care ultrasound diagnostic evaluation;
2- Discuss pearls and common pitfalls to CLUE; and
3- Demonstrate the use of CLUE on a clinical case of dyspnea and hypotension.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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AIUM Medical Student Lecture - Ultrasonology: The Study of Clinician-Performed Ultrasound

Speaker(s): David P. Bahner, MD, RDMS

Aired on 5/23/2017

CME Expiration Date: 5/23/2020

By the end of the presentation, the learner will be able to:
1. Distinguish the difference between sound, ultrasound, sonography, and ultrasonology, as well as sonographer and sonologist;
2. Utilize the framework of I AIM to approach a point-of-care ultrasound exam; and
3. Facilitate a common language to communicate key components of performing an ultrasound exam.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Three Vessel Tracheal View: A Review of Normal and Abnormal Findings

Speaker(s): Tracy Anton, BS, RDMS, RDCS, FAIUM

Aired on 5/16/2017

CME Expiration Date: 5/16/2020

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
1- Review normal 2D ultrasound anatomy in the 3 vessel tracheal view;
2- Describe the appearance of the normal color Doppler findings; and
3- Review appearance of common abnormalities seen in the 3 vessel tracheal view.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The Sonographic Evaluation of Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome

Speaker(s): Douglas Hoffman, MD

Aired on 4/18/2017

CME Expiration Date: 4/18/2020

At the conclusion of this collaborative webinar with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), participants will be able to:
1. Understand the complex anatomy of lateral hip structures;
2. Perform a comprehensive sonographic examination of the lateral hip; and
3. Understand and recognize the pathologies associated with greater trochanteric pain syndrome.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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An Update on Zika - The Clinical and Ultrasound Issues

Speaker(s): Lawrence Platt, MD

Aired on 3/14/2017

CME Expiration Date: 3/14/2020

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Understand the origin of the virus;
2. Recognize signs and symptoms of the disease;
3. Identify ultrasound signs of Zika; and
4. Know how to advise pregnant patients regarding risks of travel to Zika areas.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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ATTENTION: ALARA is Important - An Update on the Bioeffects of Ultrasound

Speaker(s): J Brian Fowlkes, PhD, & Jean Lea Spitz, MPH, CAE, RDMS

Aired on 3/7/2017

CME Expiration Date: 3/7/2020

After attending this webinar and participating in discussion, the participant will be able to:
1) Describe thermal and mechanical effects of ultrasound energy;
2) Define MI and TI and the goal for monitoring indices during sonographic examinations;
3) Briefly review the epidemiologic, animal, and in-vitro studies of ultrasound bioeffects;
4) State limitations of the current evidence regarding ultrasound bioeffects;
5) Specify responsible ALARA actions that minimize the potential for bioeffects; and
6) Personally assess perspective and responsibility regarding ultrasound bioeffects.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Gestational Age Determination by Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Peter M. Doubilet, MD, PhD

Aired on 2/27/2017

CME Expiration Date: 2/27/2020

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants should:
1) Understand gestational age vs. menstrual age vs. conceptual age;
2) Understand the importance of accurate assessment of gestational age in pregnancy decision-making; and
3) Know how fetal measurements are used to determine gestational age.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Joni Rabiner, MD

Aired on 2/2/2017

CME Expiration Date: 2/2/2020

At the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1) Incorporate musculoskeletal ultrasound into the point-of-care evaluation for fracture and joint effusion;
2) Identify fractures of long bones and skulls, and effusions of elbows, hips, and knees; and
3) Use ultrasound to facilitate procedures, including fracture reduction and arthrocentesis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sports Ultrasound: Sonographic Evaluation of the Posterior Thigh

Speaker(s): Mederic M Hall, MD

Aired on 1/23/2017

CME Expiration Date: 1/23/2020

At the conclusion of this collaborative activity with the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), participants should be able to:
1) Perform a comprehensive screening exam for a hamstring injury in the athlete;
2) Understand the complex anatomic relationships of the proximal hamstring tendon complex, including the adductor magnus ischiocondylar portion;
3) List the important anatomic landmarks of the posterior thigh; and
4) Understand the variants of posterior thigh muscle/tendon injury commonly seen in the athlete.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound to Manage Acute Dyspnea at the Bedside

Speaker(s): Dana Resop, MD

Aired on 12/22/2016

CME Expiration Date: 12/22/2019

After completing this collaborative activity with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME), participants should be able to:
1) Discuss the benefits of bedside point-of-care ultrasound vs. other imaging modalities in the acutely dyspneic patient;
2) Explain how to apply an algorithmic approach of ultrasound lung artifacts to determine the cause of acute dyspnea; and
3) Describe how ultrasound evaluation of cardiac, deep veins and inferior vena cava can add to lung ultrasound in determining causes of dyspnea.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Advanced Evaluation of the Fetal Heart

Speaker(s): Alfred Z. Abuhamad, MD

Aired on 12/14/2016

CME Expiration Date: 12/14/2019

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
1) Discuss important anatomic regions of the fetal heart;
2) Understand the important role of the 3-vessel trachea view in the detection of congenital heart disease; and
3) Review the role of the cardiac axis in detection of congenital heart disease in early gestation.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound-Based Complete Evaluation of the Infertile Patient in a Single Visit

Speaker(s): Yvette Groszmann, MD, MPH

Aired on 12/6/2016

CME Expiration Date: 12/6/2019

At the end of the lecture, the participant will
1) Be familiar with the American Society of Reproductive Medicine's (ASRM's) recommendations for evaluating women with infertility;
2) Be able to recognize sonographic findings associated with pelvic adhesions;
3) Understand why 3D ultrasound should become the standard imaging modality to evaluate uterine shape; and
4) Be able to describe the steps involved to perform a complete evaluation of the infertile woman in a single visit using ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound Assessment of Native Renal Vessels

Speaker(s): Margarita V Revzin, MD, MS

Aired on 11/14/2016

CME Expiration Date: 11/14/2019

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Recognize and describe normal and variant renal vascular anatomy;
2. Explain key technique and protocol of Doppler evaluation of the renal vessels;
3. Discuss the role of duplex ultrasound in the diagnosis of renovascular hypertension and post revascularization surveillance; and
4. Discuss other arterial and venous vascular disorders and pitfalls in diagnosis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Levon Nazarian, MD

Aired on 11/1/2016

CME Expiration Date: 11/1/2019

Following the presentation, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the general applications for ultrasound in the musculoskeletal (MSK) system;
2. Identify the appearance of normal MSK structures on ultrasound; and
3. Identify common MSK pathologies seen on ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks: Targeted Pain Control for Lower Extremity Injuries in the Emergency Department

Speaker(s): Caitlin Bailey, MD

Aired on 10/21/2016

CME Expiration Date: 10/21/2019

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to describe the indications, regions of anesthesia, and technique for the following nerve blocks:
1. Femoral Nerve Block
2. Distal Sciatic ("Popliteal Block") Nerve Block
3. Saphenous Nerve Block
4. Posterior Tibial Nerve Block

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Evaluating the Fetus at Risk for Shoulder Dystocia

Speaker(s): Greggory Devore, MD

Aired on 10/14/2016

CME Expiration Date: 10/14/2019

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Define shoulder dystocia
2. Identify causes of shoulder dystocia
3. Discuss management of shoulder dystocia
4. Define macrosomia
5. List tools to predict adverse outcome

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Basic Abdominal POCUS for the General Internist

Speaker(s): Irene W.Y. Ma, MD, PhD

Aired on 9/21/2016

CME Expiration Date: 9/21/2019

By the end of this collaborative session with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME), the participant should be able to:
1) Identify the standard views used for identifying intra-abdominal fluid;
2) Recognize the presence of intra-abdominal free fluid and differentiate free fluid from mimickers;
3) Identify normal sonoanatomy of the kidneys; and
4) Recognize the presence of hydronephrosis.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Point of Care Ultrasound: Ocular Applications

Speaker(s): Aparajita Sohoni, MD

Aired on 9/19/2016

CME Expiration Date: 9/19/2019

At the end of this webinar, participants should feel comfortable using ultrasound to perform the following:
1. Identify normal eye anatomy;
2. Evaluate posterior chamber pathology including vitreous hemorrhage, vitreous detachment, retinal detachment, lens dislocation; and
3. Measure the optic nerve sheath diameter.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor

Speaker(s): Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

Aired on 9/13/2016

CME Expiration Date: 9/13/2019

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Learn how to diagnose masses of the pelvic floor, including those that involve the vagina, urethra, and rectal area;
2. Learn how to recognize pelvic floor abnormalities such as ureteroceles, rectoceles, and enterocele; and
3. Learn to recognize slings and mesh, and their positioning.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound for Fluid Status

Speaker(s): Ashika Jain, MD, RDMS

Aired on 8/16/2016

CME Expiration Date: 8/16/2019

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

1. Explain how including ultrasound evaluation for fluid status provides a more complete picture compared to CVP alone;

2. Explain why the more data points you are able to collect, the more accurate your assessment becomes; and

3. Describe how the fluid assessment exam can be done rapidly for quick assessment and repeated as needed to track responsiveness to interventions.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Systematic Evaluation of the 11-14 Week Fetus

Speaker(s): Bryann Bromley, MD

Aired on 8/9/2016

CME Expiration Date: 8/9/2019

After completing this activity, the participant should be able to
1. Recognize the importance of a systematic fetal anatomic evaluation in the first trimester;
2. Identify anomalies that should always be seen at the 11-14 week scan and recognize those that are potentially identifiable;
3. Explain which anomalies are not currently identifiable at the time of first trimester imaging; and
4. Appreciate the natural history and limitations of first trimester anatomic imaging.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Problem Solving with 3D Sonography of the Uterus and Adnexa

Speaker(s): Rochelle F. Andreotti, MD

Aired on 7/27/2016

CME Expiration Date: 7/27/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to understand the use of 3D reconstructions in the pelvis to:
1. Assess uterine shape anomalies;
2. Improve visualization of the entire IUD;
3. Delineate and locate abnormalities associated with the endometrium; and
4. Reconstruct the fallopian tube when adjacent cystic structures are identified.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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System-Dependent Factors Influencing Shear Wave Speed Measurements for Liver Fibrosis Characterization

Speaker(s): Mark L. Palmeri, MD, PhD

Aired on 7/19/2016

CME Expiration Date: 7/19/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:
1. Describe the use of acoustic radiation force to generate shear waves;
2. Describe the methods to ultrasonically estimate shear wave speed;
3. Describe how the stiffness of tissue can be represented by shear wave speed, shear modulus and Young’s modulus using certain material assumptions;
4. Describe how viscosity impacts shear wave speed measurements;
5. Evaluate the current performance of different ultrasound shear wave measurement platforms in calibrated elastic and viscoelastic media; and
6. Review latest QIBA recommendations to improve inter-manufacturer system consistency.

The Q&A write up from this webinar can be found here: http://aium.s3.amazonaws.com/webinar/16EU_QA.pdf.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Cerebellar Vermis

Speaker(s): Anna Monteagudo, MD

Aired on 7/12/2016

CME Expiration Date: 7/12/2019

After completing this activity, the participant should be able to:
1. Describe the normal anatomy of the posterior fossa and its contents (cerebellum, vermis, and posterior fossa)
2. Better understand the four most common abnormalities involving the vermis, cerebellum, and cisterna magna (Dandy-Walker malformation, megacisterna magna, Blake's pouch cyst, and vermian hypoplasia).

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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IMpocus - A Weekend on the Wards

Speaker(s): Renee Dversdal, MD

Aired on 6/28/2016

CME Expiration Date: 6/28/2019

By the end of this collaborative session with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME), the participant should be able to:
1. Contrast the use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) for diagnosis versus monitoring of treatment.
2. List at least 5 POCUS applications pertinent to the care of internal medicine patients.
3. Describe at least 2 POCUS uses that can augment your physical exam and clinical decision making in real time.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Artifacts in Sonography

Speaker(s): Frederick W. Kremkau, Ph.D.

Aired on 6/23/2016

CME Expiration Date: 6/23/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:
1. List reasons for incorrect presentation of anatomic structures by sonographic gray-scale images.
2. List reasons for incorrect presentation of motion and flow information by spectral and color Doppler displays.
3. Describe how specific artifacts can be recognized.
4. Explain how to manage artifacts to avoid the pitfalls and misdiagnoses that they can cause.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Sonohysterography & Sonosalpingography

Speaker(s): James Shwayder, MD, JD

Aired on 6/15/2016

CME Expiration Date: 6/15/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:
1. Assess the value of saline-enhanced sonohysterography in evaluation of the endometrium and uterus;
2. Understand the relative value in evaluating tubal patency;
3. Learn the indications and contraindications to the various procedures; and
4. Perform the technical aspects of the various procedures.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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GI Sonography in the Pediatric Patient

Speaker(s): Mark Tessaro, MD, FAAP, FRCPC and Ted Whitten, BA, RDMS, RVT

Aired on 6/8/2016

CME Expiration Date: 6/8/2019

After completing this collaborative webinar with the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS), the participant should be able to:
1. Describe the difference in approach for point-of-care and comprehensive sonography for pediatric appendicitis and intussusception, and
2. Describe sonographic findings of: appendicitis, intussusception, pyloric stenosis, mesenteric adenitis, and various pathologies producing inflamed bowel.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound in the Evaluation of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Speaker(s): James M. Shwayder, MD, JD

Aired on 5/11/2016

CME Expiration Date: 5/11/2019

At the conclusion of this presentation the participant should:
1. Understand the relative value of different methods of evaluating the endometrium in patients with abnormal uterine bleeding.
2. Be able to better predict the presence of significant pathology in different age groups.
3. Understand the role of ultrasound, saline infusion sonography, and sonobiopsy in diagnosis and management of abnormal uterine bleeding.
4. Be able to describe the unique capabilities of ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Contrast Ultrasound of the Liver and Kidney, The Time has Finally Come

Speaker(s): Edward G. Grant, MD

Aired on 4/27/2016

CME Expiration Date: 4/27/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:
1. Understand the basic physics and functions of contrast enhanced US.
2. Know the appropriate use, administration and possible complications of contrast enhanced US in the abdomen.
3. Learn the normal and abnormal sonographic features of contrast enhanced ultrasound examinations.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound Diagnosis & Management of Acquired Uterine Enhanced Myometrial Vascularity/Arteriovenous Malformations

Speaker(s): Ilan E. Timor-Tritsch, MD

Aired on 4/13/2016

CME Expiration Date: 4/13/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:
1. Realize the existence and clinical reality of enhanced myometrial vascularity, as known as AVM;
2. Learn the typical sonographic image of EMV;
3. Make the diagnosis relying on using several Doppler techniques; and
4. Use the US-based information to triage patients according to a combination of clinical and sonographic presentation.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Ultrasound of the Lung: What Is It and How Do I Use It On My Patient

Speaker(s): Michael Blaivas, MD, MBA (candidate), FACEP, FAIUM and Anjali Bhagra, MD, FACP

Aired on 3/29/2016

CME Expiration Date: 3/29/2019

After completing this collaborative session with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education (SUSME) the participant should be able to:
1. Understand the basics of ultrasound use in Lung evaluation.
2. Become familiar with common lung ultrasound artifacts important in patient evaluation.
3. Understand lung ultrasound examination protocols.
4. Become familiar with ultrasound use at the bedside and in the office.
5. Understand common pathology detected and ruled out with lung ultrasound.
6. Understand use strategies for lung ultrasound in the office/clinic.
7. Understand how to start using ultrasound clinically in your practice.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Practical Approach to the Sonographic Evaluation of Adnexal Cysts

Speaker(s): Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

Aired on 2/3/2016

CME Expiration Date: 2/3/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:

1. To learn how to characterize ovarian cysts and determine whether they are benign or malignant.
2. To learn how to recognize the actual tissue diagnosis of an adnexal mass using ultrasound.
3. To learn to recognize non ovarian masses: hydrosalpinx, peritoneal inclusion cysts, appendiceal mass, dilated ureter, rectal lesions etc..
4. To learn the importance of color Doppler as well as recent scoring systems to determine whether or not a mass is malignant.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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New and Common Applications of Dermatologic Ultrasound

Speaker(s): Ximena Wortsman, MD

Aired on 1/26/2016

CME Expiration Date: 1/26/2019

After completing this activity the participant should be able to:

1. Know the normal ultrasound anatomy of the skin, nail and hair.
2. Define the requisites for performing the dermatologic examinations.
3. Review the role of ultrasound in the diagnosis and assessment of severity of common dermatologic conditions.
4. Review new applications of dermatologic ultrasound.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Accreditation Made Simple

Speaker(s): Bryann Bromley, MD and Therese Cooper, BS, RDMS

Aired on 1/12/2016

CME Expiration Date: 1/12/2019

Objective: After completing this activity the participant should be able to:

1. Understand the difference between accreditation and certification.
2. Learn how to approach the accreditation application in the simplest way.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Transient and Controversial Findings Seen During Fetal Ultrasounds - What They Mean and What to Do About Them

Speaker(s): Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

Aired on 12/16/2015

CME Expiration Date: 12/16/2018

After completing this activity, the participant should be able to discuss the sonographic diagnosis and significance of the following fetal findings:

1. Thick NT with normal karyotype – what is the chance of a normal baby?
2. Borderline ventriculomegaly – What are the other tests and possible outcomes?
3. Mild pyelectasis – the new guidelines.
4. Single umbilical artery – how worrisome is this?
5. Nuchal cord – to call or not to call.
6. Low-lying placenta at survey – How to follow up and when.
7. Umbilical vein varix – Is this a real problem?
8. Chorionic bump in first trimester – how significant is the risk of MAB?

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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How to Use Ultrasound to Evaluate the Patient Who Presents with Pelvic Pain

Speaker(s): Beryl R. Benacerraf, MD

Aired on 10/21/2015

CME Expiration Date: 10/21/2018

During this presentation, learners will be able to:

1. Learn the different causes of pelvic pain, how to recognize them sonographically, and how getting a history from the patient during the scan can help narrow down the differential diagnosis.
2. Learn how to look for causes of pelvic pain when the standard pelvic ultrasound is normal, by going beyond what is considered a routine pelvic scan.
3. Demonstrate the benefit of ultrasound over other forms of imaging for detecting endometriosis (sometimes subtle) in patients presenting with pelvic pain. Even when the uterus and ovaries are normal, the patient may still have extensive and symptomatic endometriosis which is detectable accurately sonographically.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide CME activities for physicians.

The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

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