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Are you ready to unlock the secrets of gynaecology ultrasound?

Zedu's three-day Gynaecology Ultrasound for Sonographers course offers an immersive and practical experience to fast-track your skills development and get you work-ready.

Who should attend

  • Trainee sonographers who need to learn new skills.
  • Newly qualified sonographers seeking to enhance their confidence and skill level.
  • Return-to-practice sonographers in need of skill refreshment.
  • Sonographers who are looking to change roles and want to hone their skills.

How you will learn

At Zedu, we believe in a comprehensive learning approach.
Our renowned hands-off teaching methods ensure you get more hands-on scanning practice. Our courses blend theory seamlessly with extensive practical sessions.
You'll understand the concepts and apply them in real-world scenarios. We take a step-by-step, structured approach to examinations, ensuring everything is covered thoroughly and nothing is left to chance.
The focus on repetitive practice ensures that you learn and retain the knowledge. You will practice on real people of various body shapes, sizes, and ages.
We start by developing your skills with normal, uncomplicated patients and then progress to more challenging body habitus’.
This gradual progression ensures that you build a solid foundation before tackling more complex scenarios, giving you the confidence to handle any situation. Additionally, you'll develop communication skills to support your clinical practice.

What the course covers

You will learn how to:
  • Move the probe intentionally to get the image you want.
  • Use the machine controls to optimise images proficiently.
  • Apply a systematic approach and structured protocol for scanning the:
    • Cervix
    • Myometrium
    • Endometrium
    • Ovaries
    • Adnexa
    • Pouch of Douglas
  • Determine what images to take and why.
  • Identify normal sonoanatomy and the appearance of common pathologies.
  • Communicate effectively in the exam room to obtain an appropriate presenting history, address patient concerns, and enhance patient satisfaction.
  • Gain informed consent for TVUS by effectively communicating procedure details, risks, benefits, and alternatives, ensuring patient understanding and voluntary decision-making.
  • Use sonographic terminology to accurately communicate ultrasound findings and complete worksheets for various imaging scenarios.

Running time

Day one: 8.30 - 17.00
Day two to three: 09.00 - 17.00
Location - the Zedu Learning HQ, Melbourne

Course outline

🖥️ Scanning Principles
  • Explore system controls
  • Understand the impact of optimisation on the image
  • Probe Manipulation
  • 3D awareness of the anatomical position of the organs
  • Ergonomics
  • Probe care/sterilisation
🗣️Communication
  • Key elements of consent for the transvaginal examination
  • Communication techniques for the gynaecological patient
  • History taking in the gynaecological patient
🖐️ Basic Gynaecology
  • Transabdominal & Transvaginal scan technique & approach to the pelvic exam
  • Probe insertion technique & considerations
  • Probe coverings
  • Sonoanatomy of pelvic organs
  • Cyclic changes and life cycle changes to anatomy & their sonoappearances
  • Common pathologies of uterus and endometrium
  • Common pathologies of the ovaries
  • Limitations & pitfalls
  • Techniques to improve visualisation
  • 👥 Scanning practice - including transvaginal scanning - on REAL people.

Features

  • Duration (days) 3

Gynaecology Ultrasound for Sonographers

$3,465.00

Are you a trainee sonographer or a newly qualified professional eager to refine your expertise in gynaecological ultrasound? Look no further! Elevate your gynaecological ultrasound skills with Zedu’s 3-day course…

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