INTERESTED IN MAKING ULTRASOUND PART OF YOUR CLINICAL PRACTICE?
Renowned instructor Dr. Jacquet illustrates core ultrasound concepts in a way that you will understand and remember.
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Students and medical professionals in a variety of medical fields. Physicians, NPs, PAs, RTs, nurses, & technicians who seek clinical/ point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) to become a part of their practice.
For those new to ultrasound, this course provides an excellent foundation prior to participating in hands-on training of specific exam techniques.
For those with prior ultrasound experience, this course provides a focused review of the core concepts needed to advance skills and understanding.
WHAT YOU'll RECEIVE FROM THIS COURSE:
- An overview of ultrasound transducers and what they're used for
- Key ultrasound terminology, orientation, imaging planes, and biosafety
- Step by step illustrations of the nobs, dials, and modes of an ultrasound machine ("knobology")
- Examples of various ultrasound artifacts that impact ultrasound images
- How to handle an ultrasound transducer and set up the machine for your first ultrasound exam
- Quiz questions after each video to reinforce essential concepts
- 1 year of unlimited access, so you can review videos as needed (all MedCram courses are mobile/tablet friendly)
- Approved for 4 contact hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care.
Start watching now (the first video & quiz is free). This complete course and CME /CE credits are available with MedCram All-Access.
INTERVIEW WITH DR. JACQUET ON THE BENEFITS OF POINT OF CARE ULTRASOUND:
- Introduction: Physics of Ultrasound Waves free trial
- Quiz 1 free trial
- Physics of Ultrasound in Tissue
- Quiz 2
- Ultrasound Transducers
- Quiz 3
- US Orientation and Imaging Planes free trial
- Quiz 4
- US Terminology & Biosafety
- Quiz 5
- US “Knobology” Part 1
- Quiz 6
- US “Knobology” Part 2
- Quiz 7
- Handling the US Transducer, US Modes (B- & M-)
- Quiz 8
- US Modes (C- & D-)
- Quiz 9
- US Artifacts Part 1
- Quiz 10
- US Artifacts Part 2
- Quiz 11
- Your First US Exam
- Quiz 12
- Recommended Readings
Post-Course Quiz (Required for CRCE)
- Post-Course Quiz
Optional: Receiving CRCE Contact Hours for this Course
- Congratulations! Your CRCE Certificate
JERRY W. MORRIS, MD
Focused and clearly explained
STEPHANIE WILSON (NP Student)
great course! very helpful for clinical practice.
SEPIDEH MOAYED, MD
Excellent and easy to understand approach to the entire gamut of nonvascular US imaging.
JAWWAAD MOHAMMED, MD
The basics of ultrasound very well explained.
The ultrasound principles and instrumentation were explained very clearly to me. My understanding of ultrasound was improved exponentially.
JAMES BALES, RN
Great introduction to basic Ultra Sound principles.
DALIBOR VEBER, MD
Very nice summary of all the technical things you need to know before starting an ultrasound examination.
JACK RUBIN, MD
SHAN VADI, MD
Very useful presentation to understand the basics of U/S. Physician has presented the subject in an elegant and most practical way without confusing the learner and I rate this course excellent and a must for any doctor who wants to improve his clinical skills. Dr.Shan Vadi
TIKEYA KEZ, MD
A very clear and concise basic information on everything about ultrasound. Strongly recommended for beginners to start ultrasound journey. Thanks MedCram Team.
Very good place to start.
Explained clearly is not enough.It is also splendid and terrific. Thank you,team,you all are marvelous and lovely.
CHRIS HINSON, MD
very good easy understanding segmented perfectly
This course and explanation is excellent.
JASON BOOLE, MD
Very clear and easy to learn.
Excellent, concise content with very good images and illustrations
KALANITI TP, MD
Excellent explanation of the basics of ultrasound.
MOHAMMED MUFTAH, MD
GRAINNE WARREN, RN
Nice course with a very clear overview of the US science, I will probably refer to this in the future. Would be very interested in a specific to cardiac US course. Any chance that this exists or is in the pipeline?
CORNELIUS SENDAGIRE, MD
Great breakdown, well simplified and applied for the learner. It’s been a wonderful refresher course for me.
Clear, concise, short progressive video mode helps capture attention.
RAMI SABRI, MD
I am a veterinarian and we are purchasing an ultasound machine for our small animal practice. I have 2 younger colleagues who are familiar with it but I needed to have an introduction and this course was excellent for what I needed to learn! Thank you! Now I can keep up with my young Dr's! :)
It gave me good basic knowledge in understanding the US machine the explanations are very clear and to the point. thank you
JOSE IGNACIO CUAUTLE HERNANDEZ (Medical Student)
FUAD KHAN, MD
ABDULHAMEED ALDABBAGH, MD
JEFF LEUNG, RN
It is very useful and practical for me to understand basic knowledge of the ultrasoud machine, thanks a lt. Any indept course suggestion?
MOHAMMED MAHMOUD, MD
Nice and clear
JOHN CAPOBIANCO, MD
CARY HARRISON, EMT
ALLAMPRABHU PATIL, MD
ARNO ROETERINK, MD
Clear explanations. Sometimes voice less relaxing to listen to, due to pitch.
ALEXANDER ALBA, PA-C
D DD, PA-C
JOSHUA KNOX, PA-C
LUCA TODROS, MD
Dr.Jacquet is an amazing teacher and the course is very helpful and well done. Waiting for a second part on clinical interpretation….
EVA HEINRICHS, MD
DENNIS JONES, PA-C
KATHARINE LASLEY, MD
SUHYUN LEE, MD
NICOLE MCKINNEY, NP
This was a great lecture! Thanks for the content. Would also love more education on FAST scans.
Great review!!! It would be great to have actual US of normal vs. abnormal.
MORGAN BUTCHER (Medical Student)
MYLENE MAZEROLLE, MD
Super helpful course for a new resident who will have to learn how to use ultrasound!
RAFAEL AZUAJE, MD
Excellent course!!! 5 stars. I did a US course long time ago and needed a refresher and this was even better than that.
EXCELLENT BASIC COURSE
LUNA ZHOU, MD
MICHAEL DYCE, MD
LISA HUTCHISON, PA
It was very helpful in reviewing all the basics. As a physician assistant new to interventional Radiology it really gave me much needed basic information about ultrasounds. I would love to see more procedures taught such as thyroid biopsies, paracentesis, thoracentesis...etc.
FERNANDO FERNANDEZ ARCAS, MD
DR KARNAM, MD
Awesome ! well presented and described. Students loved it
Good initial recommendations put in a nutshell
SELENGE BADFAMJAV, MD
ATHER ALI, MD
JUAN SARMIENTO, PA
Excellent program. Very helpful!
ARI RASORI, NP
Way easier than learning ultrasound from a textbook or scattered tips from my colleagues. Thank you!
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