Advanced Peripheral Nerve Applications: Diagnosis and Treatment Options

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Advanced Peripheral Nerve Applications: Diagnosis and Treatment Options

Topics:

  • Principles of imaging peripheral nerves with ultrasound
  • Scanning techniques
  • Peripheral nerve anatomy
  • Echotexture
  • Use of anatomic landmarks
  • Ultrasound for focal neuropathies
  • Nerve trauma
  • Nerve injury
  • Neuromas
  • Nerve scarring
  • Masses
  • Tumors
  • Electrodiagnostic testing vs. ultrasound

 

Objectives

Upon completion of this enduring material, you should be able to accomplish the following:

  • Increase the participant's knowledge to better perform and/or interpret peripheral nerve ultrasound examinations
  • Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing peripheral nerve ultrasound examinations
  • Identify normal peripheral nerve anatomy during musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques & interpretation criteria to improve peripheral nerve diagnostic/treatment accuracy

 

Date of Original Release: 6/6/2016
This edition valid for credit through: 6/6/2019

Video Length: 0:43:00