Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound – 2 CE Credits

Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound – 2 CE Credits

$5.00

  Approved by the ASRT (American Society of Radiologic Technologists) for 2 Category A CE Credits
  Subscription duration: 6 months from purchase date
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Meets the CE requirements of the following states: Texas, Florida, Kentucky, Massachusetts, and New Mexico
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Description

This course covers clinical applications of ultrasound contrast, guidelines, and standards for the use of contrast agents. Also, it Highlights the different warnings and precautions for the administration of contrast in ultrasound especially in a patient with pulmonary hypertension. Besides, this course introduces some guidelines and recommendations on the Pre, During and Post-administration of ultrasound contrast agents.
Audience and Objectives

Objectives

  • Identify ultrasound contrast agents’ chemical composition
  • Learn about the contrast agents’ warnings
  • Understand the use of contrast agents in different clinical applications
  • Differentiate between some heart diseases
  • Understand the indications for an ultrasound with contrast for a liver mass and its benefits
  • Understand the use of contrast in ultrasound of the vesicoureteral reflux and other applications
  • Identify and understand the guidelines and standards for ultrasound contrast use
  • Recognize the different black box warnings
  • Understand the use of contrast in a patient with pulmonary hypertension
  • Identify some additional warnings and precautions
  • Understand some recommendations for ultrasound contrast administration
  • Acknowledge the benefits and indications for ultrasound contrast administration
Target Audience

  • Technologists
  • Nurses
  • Sonographers
  • Doctors

Topics Covered

  • Introduction
Clinical Applications of Ultrasound Contrast

  • Guidelines and Standards for Ultrasound Contrast Use
Safety of Ultrasound Contrast Agents

  • Administration of Ultrasound Contrast
  • Conclusion