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The use of ultrasound has advanced exponentially in recent years, expanding on its traditional use to be used in practically all healthcare departments. Therefore, it is important for nurses to have extensive training in this field, offering them the most advanced knowledge in the subject matter.
It must be taken into account that clinical ultrasound is a tool that helps to diagnose and treat patients in emergency situations or with intensive care needs. Today, it is one of the most popular and valuable tools for guiding diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. In addition, it has the advantages of portability, accuracy, real-time display, reproducibility and efficiency.
Technological advances have made it possible to reduce the size of the equipment, making it cheaper and more portable, and have increased the capacity of clinical ultrasound, leading to a notable increase in its applications. Today, more accurate ultrasound diagnosis, safe ultrasound-guided interventions, precise non-invasive hemodynamic evaluations and rapid assessment of traumatic injuries are all possible.
In this Postgraduate Diploma, TECH offers students the most complete specialization program on clinical ultrasound, specifying its use in the care of patients who find themselves in emergency situations or those who need intensive care. Additionally, as it is a 100% online program, the student will have the opportunity to balance their studies with the rest of their daily commitments, so that they will be able to improve their level of training in a comfortable way.
Technological advances have led to improved ultrasound scanners, which are becoming more useful and can be used in more situations"
This Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Abdominal and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Emergencies and Intensive Care for Nursing contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market. The most important features of the program include:
- Clinical cases presented by experts in clinical ultrasound in emergencies and intensive care
- The graphic, schematic, and practical contents with which they are created provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for professional practice
- Latest developments in Clinical Abdominal and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Emergencies and Intensive Care
- Practical exercises where self-assessment can be used to improve learning
- An algorithm-based interactive learning system for decision-making in the clinical situations presented throughout the course
- Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments
- Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection
This Postgraduate Diploma is the best investment you can make in choosing a specialization course for two reasons: you will acquire the best and most up-to-date specialization in Clinical Abdominal and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Emergencies and Intensive Care for Nursing, and you will obtain a Postgraduate Diploma issued by TECH Technological University”
The teaching staff includes professionals from the field of clinical ultrasound, who contribute their experience to this program, as well as renowned specialists from leading scientific societies.
The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide the professional with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide an immersive training program designed to train in real situations.
This program is designed around Problem-Based Learning, whereby the professional must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise throughout the program.
For this purpose, the physician will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system created by renowned and experienced experts in the field of Clinical Abdominal and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Emergencies and Intensive Care for Nursing and who have extensive teaching experience.
Our trainings have the best teaching methodology and the latest didactic tools, which will allow you to study from home, but without losing the possibilities offered by on-site classes"
We offer you the opportunity to study with a multitude of practical cases in such a way that you can learn new skills as if you were dealing with real patients"
The structure of the contents has been designed by a team of professionals from the best educational hospital and universities in the country, who are aware of the relevance of up-to-date, training, and are committed to quality teaching using new educational technologies.
We have the most complete and up-to-date academic program in the market. We strive for educational excellence and we want you to achieve it too"
Module 1. Ultrasound Imaging
1.1. Physical Principles
1.1.1. Sounds and Ultrasound
1.1.2. Nature of Ultrasound
1.1.3. Interaction of Ultrasound with Matter
1.1.4. Concept of Ultrasound
1.1.5. Ultrasound Safety
1.2. Ultrasound Sequence
1.2.1. Ultrasound Emission
1.2.3. Echo Formation
1.2.4. Echo Reception
1.2.5. Ultrasound Image Generation
1.3. Ultrasound Modes
1.3.1. Mode A
1.3.3. Mode B
1.3.4. Color Doppler
1.3.6. Spectral Doppler
1.3.7. Combined Modes
1.3.8. Other Modalities and Techniques
1.4.1. Console Ecograph Ultrasound Scanners
1.4.2. Portable Ecograph Ultrasound scanners
1.4.3. Specialised Ecograph Ultrasound Scanners
1.5. Ultrasound Maps and Eco Navigation
1.5.1. Sagittal Plane
1.5.2. Transverse Plane
1.5.3. Coronal Plane
1.5.4. Oblique Planes
1.5.5. Ultrasound Marking
1.5.6. Transducer Movements
Module 2. Clinical Abdominal Ultrasound
2.1. Anatomy Recap
2.1.1. Abdominal Cavity
2.1.3. Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
2.1.4. Retroperitoneum and Great Vessels
2.1.9. Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
2.1.10. Uterus and Ovaries
2.2. Technical Requirements
2.2.1. Ultrasound Equipment
2.2.2. Types of Transductors for Abdominal Examination
2.2.3. Basic Ultrasound Settings
2.2.4. Patient Preparation
2.3. Examination Technique
2.3.1. Study Maps
2.3.2. Probe Movements
2.3.3. Visualization of Organs According to Conventional Sectioning
2.3.4. Systematic Study
2.4. ECO-FAST Methodology
2.4.1. Equipment and Transducers
2.4.2. ECO-FAST I
2.4.3. ECO-FAST II
2.4.4. ECO-FAST III. Perivesical Effusion
2.4.5. ECO-FAST IV. Pericardial Effusion
2.4.6. ECO-FAST V. Rule out ABD Aortic Aneurysm
2.5. Ultrasound Scan of the Digestive System
2.5.2. Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
2.6. Genitourinary Ultrasound
2.6.2. Urinary Bladder
2.6.3. Male Genital System
2.6.4. Female Genital System
Module 3. Musculoskeletal Clinical Ultrasound
3.1. Anatomy Recap
3.2. Technical Requirements
3.3. Examination Technique
3.4. Sonoanatomy of the Locomotor System: I. Upper Extremities
3.5. Sonoanatomy of the Locomotor System: II. Lower Extremities
3.6. Ultrasound in the Most Frequent Acute Locomotor System Injuries
A unique training opportunity to advance your career"