This course introduces students to ultrasound scanning of the abdomen, pelvis, superficial anatomy and the fetus. Emphasis will be placed on ultrasound scanning principles and protocols with correlated hands on scanning exercises. Students will learn the process of routine sonographic examination, follow professional protocols in obtaining ultrasound images, and learn to optimize those images to a diagnostic standard. Upon completion of this course students will be able to recognize and acquire customary sonographic images required of a diagnostic medical sonographer.
DMS216 Ultrasound Scanning