Introduction to Pediatric Neurosonology

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Introduction to Pediatric Neurosonology

Topics:

  • Indications for neurosonology;
  • Neurosonology scan protocols and normal ultrasound characteristics;
  • Evaluation of malformation disorders: congenital neoplasms;
  • Vascular disorders, neurofibromatosis;
  • Neural tube disorders;
  • Agenesis corpus callosum;
  • Dandy Walker;
  • Cranial defects: cephalocele, encephalocele, encephalocystomeningocele;
  • Diverticulation Anomalies: holoprosencephaly;
  • Migration disorders: schizencephaly, Lissencephaly;
  • Destructive processes: hydranancephaly, porencephaly;
  • Ventriculomegaly: Hydrocephaly

 

Objectives

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

  • List the common indications for performing Neurosonography
  • State the windows for imaging
  • Outline the importance of the thalmocaudate groove
  • List the ACR recommendations for imaging
  • Outline  the ultrasound grading system for hemorrhage

 

Date of Original Release: 7/11/2014
This edition valid for credit through: 7/11/2019

Video Length: 1:28:00