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Online Lectures

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Comprehensive "How to" for Opening a Vascular Laboratory
Congenital Heart Defects: Potential for Progression, Obstetric and Pediatric Perspectives
Point-Counterpoint Vascular Case Debate
Comprehensive Carotid Stenosis and Beyond
Vascular Double Jeopardy
New Horizons in Critical Care Ultrasound and Bench to Bedside: Incorporating Echocardiographic Principles Into Clinical Care
Doppler Faux Pas and Pitfalls

Educational Events

AIUM 2021 • April 10-14, 2021 • Orlando, FL
AIUM 2022 • March 12-16, 2022 • San Diego, CA
AIUM 2024 • April 6-10, 2024 • Austin, TX


COVID-19: Vascular Manifestations of Disease
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence in Ultrasound Imaging
COVID-19: Flatten the Curve with Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS)
Ultrasound Imaging of Neonatal Vascular Anomalies
Carotid Artery Anatomy and Imaging
Strain Echocardiography - Getting It Done Right!
Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers
A 3-Year Course: Implementation of POCUS Training Within Internal Medicine Residency Programs
Sideline Ultrasound
Penile Duplex Doppler Ultrasonography
PEARLS - A Physical Exam with Pocket Sized Ultrasound for Routine Use
How to Perform and Interpret Peripheral Arterial Doppler Examinations

Video Programs for CME

Comprehensive Review of Major Congenital Heart Disease From a Multidisciplinary Perspective
Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound for the Point-of-Care Sonographer
Doppler Evaluation of the At-Risk Pregnancy
Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Ultrasound

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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Journal Articles

Cardiovascular 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