To facilitate the extended role of the practitioner by encouraging the skills of reflection and analysis so that you can critically appraise current practice and propose and develop improvements in the service to the client and the effectiveness of the ultrasound department.
Content potentially not covered in other courses and which can be covered in this course include:
- small parts (neck, scrotum, thyroid)
- neonatal hips.
The course will cover self-directed study of the relevant anatomy, embryology, normal and abnormal ultrasound appearances of the chosen area.
Who is it for?
This course may be undertaken by students completing a PgC/PgD/MSc in medical Ultrasound, or as a standalone course for qualified sonographers wishing to extend their scope of practice.
The key takeaway of this course is the knowledge, understanding and ability to perform, interpret and report examinations in a competent and professional manner.