This module will develop your knowledge and clinical skills in obstetric ultrasound procedures and allow you to critically evaluate professional issues relating to ultrasound practice in this emotive area.
You will develop your knowledge and understanding to perform, interpret and report a wide range of clinical ultrasound examinations in obstetrics in a competent and professional manner, whilst being able to respond to changes in working practice and apply new techniques after critically evaluating them.
You will develop the skills to be able to critically review management options for a range of common anomalies and situations.
The module will facilitate the extended role of the practitioner by encouraging the skills of reflection and analysis so that you can critically appraise current practice, propose and develop improvements in practice and so improve the service to the patient and the effectiveness of the ultrasound department.
All entrants to the Programme must be in possession of a relevant first degree. The normal entry requirements are:
A clinical experience (CE1) form will need to be signed by the ultrasound department manager, before your application can be considered.
Unless you already hold a recognised ultrasound qualification, this module can only be taken as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.
Gill is a Radiographer specialising in medical ultrasound and joined City University London in 1999. She previously worked as a superintendent Sonographer in the NHS and private practice in Hertfordshire. She is currently the Programme Director for the Medical Ultrasound programmes at City University London and continues to practice within the ...