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Online Lectures

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Ultrasound in Rheumatology: Current Status and Potential of High-Frequency Ultrasound
Interventional and Diagnostic Applications of Ultrasound for Musculoskeletal and Spine Disorders
Vertebral Imaging, Pathologies, and Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound: Direct or Indirect?
Top 5 Most Prevalent Pathologies in Each Joint
Cutting-edge Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Peripheral Nerves
Ultrasound From Pediatrics to Adults
Rheumatologic Applications of Ultrasound
Cutting-edge Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Most Prevalent Below-the-Belt Injuries
Anatomy and Pathology of the Adolescent Hip

Educational Events

SOLD OUT: MSK Hands-on Training Course for Beginners • June 21-22, 2019 • Laurel, MD
AIUM 2020 • March 21-25, 2020 • New York, NY
AIUM 2021 • April 10-14, 2021 • Orlando, FL

Webinars

Ultrasound for Sports Hernia
Monitoring Joint Health, Damage, and Disease Activity Using MSKUS: The MSKUS Experience in Hemophilic Arthropathy Management
Optimizing Treatment of Rotator Cuff–Related Shoulder Pain Using Diagnostic Ultrasound
Improving Clinical Outcomes: How to Integrate Ultrasound Into Your Musculoskeletal Shoulder Examination
Beyond Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes: Basic Pediatric Musculoskeletal Evaluation in the Acute Setting
Diagnostic Ultrasound of the Wrist and Hand
MSK Ultrasound Evaluation - Differentiation of Tendinopathy vs Tear in the Rotator Cuff with Case Studies
Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers
A 3-Year Course: Implementation of POCUS Training Within Internal Medicine Residency Programs
Sideline Ultrasound
Ultrasound-Guided Dry Needling
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Assessment of Tendinopathy
Neuromusculoskeletal Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment and Nerve Injuries
Sports Ultrasound of the Plantar Hindfoot
Sport Ultrasound of the Forefoot
Sports Ultrasound of the Midfoot
Value of Ultrasound Imaging in Peripheral Nerve Pathology
The Sonographic Evaluation of Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Sports Ultrasound: Sonographic Evaluation of the Posterior Thigh
Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks: Targeted Pain Control for Lower Extremity Injuries in the Emergency Department

Video Programs for CME

Comprehensive Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Cutting Edge Ultrasound-Guided Interventional MSK Techniques
Hand and Wrist Ultrasound
Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Steroid Injections, Dry Needling, and Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections
Knee Ultrasound: Therapeutics and Pathology
Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Ultrasound
MSK Ultrasound of the Hip and Pelvis
Musculoskeletal Elastography
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of Sports Injuries and Hernias
New Ultrasound Applications in Soft Tissue Lesions: From Muscle to Skin
Performance of a Thyroid/Parathyroid Ultrasound Examination: Step-by-Step Tutorial
Practice Guideline for the Performance of a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Examination: Step-by-step Video Tutorial for Performing Individual Examinations
Shoulder Ultrasound: Pathology and Therapeutics
Ultrasound of the Ankle and Foot
Ultrasound of the Elbow

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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Journal Articles

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Publications

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