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Online Lectures

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Congenital Heart Defects: Potential for Progression, Obstetric and Pediatric Perspectives
Ultrasound From Pediatrics to Adults
Little Bubbles in Little People: Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound and Other Cutting-edge Technology in Pediatrics
The Dare of Intensive Care: How Best to Use Ultrasound in Pediatric Intensive Care Units
Get a Head Start: Neonatal Head Sonography, What Is Normal, Ischemic, or Acquired?
I Have Your Back. Neonatal Spine Sonography: What Is Normal, Prenatal, and Neonatal Pathology
Just Images: Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Pediatrics
"I Can't Breathe!" Pediatric Chest Sonography in the Radiology and Emergency Departments
Pediatric Head and Neck Ultrasound: Spectrum of Potential Sonographic Findings, With Insight on Approaches to Final Diagnosis From Interventional Radiology and Otorhinolaryngology Subspecialists
Breast Lumps in Teenagers: The “Black Hole” of Pediatric Radiologists
How to Be an Effective Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
How to Be an Ultrasound Hipster: A Comprehensive Radiologist’s and Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon’s Approach to Groovy Hip Joint Imaging With Ultrasound
In, Out, and About the Pediatric Spinal Canal
Just Images and Dynamics: Musculoskeletal Ultrasound–From Pediatrics to Adults
Just Images: Pediatrics/Neurosonography
Pediatric Oncologic Ultrasound: Liver, Renal, and Retroperitoneal Tumors
Prenatal Ultrasound Abnormalities of the Chest, Abdomen, and Pelvis With Postnatal Correlation
Sonography Teaching Master Class: Physician Experts Discuss How to Orchestrate Sonography Teaching for Physicians That Leads to Standing Ovations and Encores
Gynecologic Ultrasound in Pediatrics
Anatomy and Pathology of the Adolescent Hip
Prenatal Malformations of the Head, Face, and Neck
Spinal Sonography of Children
Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Pediatrics: What Have We Learned and How Can We Apply It?
Extracranial Ultrasound of the Head and Neck in Children
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Transition From Adults to Pediatrics
Ultrasound in the Evaluation of the Child With Acute Abdominal Pain

Educational Events

2019 AIUM Convention • April 6-10, 2019 • Orlando, FL
2020 AIUM Convention • March 21-25, 2020 • New York, NY
2021 AIUM Convention • April 10-14, 2021 • Orlando, FL


Fetal Arrhythmias: Approach to Diagnosis and Management
Beyond Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes: Basic Pediatric Musculoskeletal Evaluation in the Acute Setting
Imaging of the Pediatric Thyroid - Practical Tips and Newer Technologies
Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers
A 3-Year Course: Implementation of POCUS Training Within Internal Medicine Residency Programs
Sideline Ultrasound
Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Intussusception
Pediatric Emergency POCUS - Targeting Appendicitis
Emergent Pediatric Ultrasound
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
GI Sonography in the Pediatric Patient
Accreditation Made Simple

Video Programs for CME

AIUM Practice Parameter for Ultrasound Examination of the Neonatal Head, Spine, and Hip: Step-by-step Video Tutorial for Performing Individual Examinations
Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Ultrasound
Pediatric Head and Neck Ultrasound
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
Prenatal Ultrasound Abnormalities of the Chest, Abdomen, and Pelvis With Postnatal Correlation
Sonographic Evaluation of the Neonatal Brain
Ultrasound Examination of the Abdomen and/or Retroperitoneum: Step-by-step Video Tutorial for Performing Individual Examinations

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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Journal Articles

Pediatric 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