Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for Postoperative Applications

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25 $

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for Postoperative Applications


Post-operative shoulder:

  • re-tear
  • causes of impingement
  • persistent interstitial tears
  • tendinosis
  • bursitis
  • Post-operative scar tissue

Post-operative hip:

  • pseudo-tumor evaluation
  • aspiration
  • infection
  • gluteal tendon repair

Post-operative knee:

  • partial or total knee arthroplasty
  • quadricep tendinosis
  • scar tissue
  • patellar tendinosis
  • infrapatellar band
  • saphenous nerve
  • peroneal nerve palsy
  • neurolysis

Post-operative foot and ankle:

  • peroneal pain
  • sural nerve evaluation
  • hydrodissection
  • adhesive capsulitis
  • ligamentous/capsular arthrofibrosis debridement



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 MSK ultrasound examinations
  • Recognize ultrasound characteristics associated with post-operative joint procedures
  • Apply diagnostic criteria to evaluate post-operative joints using ultrasound techniques
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques & interpretation criteria to improve post-operative diagnostic/treatment accuracy


Date of Original Release: 3/10/2016
This edition valid for credit through: 3/11/2019

Video Length: 0:47:00