We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, March 30th, at The Pavillions Hotel, Papanui Road, Christchurch.
Download a copy of the programme here (Please note that this programme is subject to change)
Live Pre-course Zoom Session – WEDNESDAY, 22 MARCH, 730pm
You can download the presentations in pdf format by clicking the below links:
Below are a number of resources relevant to Ultrasound of the Lower Limb. You’ll find that our course will cover things comprehensively, but if you want to enhance your learning further, you’ll find them useful.
Below is a zoom link to a recording that provides useful information to help prepare you for your course:
A comprehensive ultrasound examination is performed in a structured and systematic manner, according to protocols. There are many different protocols, but some of the most popular are the ESSR (European Society of MusculoSkeletal Radiology) protocols:
Below are a selection of excellent review articles. Click on each for a PDF to open in a new window.
Alves TI, Girish G, Kalume Brigido M, Jacobson JA. US of the Knee: Scanning Techniques, Pitfalls, and Pathologic Conditions. Radiographics. 2016 Oct;36(6):1759-1775. doi: 10.1148/rg.2016160019. PMID: 27726755.
Foot and Ankle
Sconfienza, Luca & Orlandi, Davide & Lacelli, Francesca & Serafini, Giovanni & Silvestri, Enzo. (2015). Dynamic High-Resolution US of Ankle and Midfoot Ligaments: Normal Anatomic Structure and Imaging Technique. Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc. 35. 164-78. 10.1148/rg.351130139.