DMS 404 - Abdominal Ultrasound Procedures I

The course is designed to emphasize the physics and instrumentation of ultrasound for optimal visualization in abdominal diagnostic medical sonography examinations. Primary emphasis will be the role of ultrasound in evaluation of the abdominal vasculature, biliary tree, pancreas, and thyroid. Pathological patterns of these various systems will be discussed and related to the sonographic appearance, physiologic changes, and laboratory findings.

Credit hours: 2

Eligibility: Admission to DMS program
Last updated: 05/23/2022