Ultrasound Evaluation of the Neonatal Spine

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Ultrasound Evaluation of the Neonatal Spine

Topics:

  • Spine anatomy/normal variants
  • Scan protocols/techniques
  • Indications for performing spine sonography
  • Normal spine ultrasound characteristics
  • Evaluation of spinal dysraphism, tethered cord, disorder of caudal mass, and congenital anomalies

 

Objectives

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

  • List indications and applications for performing spinal ultrasonography
  • Identify spine anatomy, including normal variant
  • State examination techniques and protocols for ultrasound evaluation of the pediatric spine
  • Recognize ultrasound characteristics and diagnostic criteria associated with the ultrasound evaluation of spinal dysraphism, tethered cord, disorder of caudal mass and congenital anomalies.

 

Date of Original Release: 7/31/2014
This edition valid for credit through: 7/23/2019

Video Length: 42:00