This course will provide a foundation for the use of state-of-the-art techniques in vascular diagnosis. Emphasis is given on a thorough understanding of the basic principles of Doppler examination and clinical applications using color and spectral Doppler techniques. Main highlights of vascular Doppler ultrasound course are Doppler physics and instrumentation, interpretation of color & spectral Doppler, carotid Doppler, upper & lower extremity arterial & venous disease and renal artery Doppler.

Course structure

Eligibility to enroll:Practicing sonologists with Diploma in medical ultrasound
Duration:8 weeks
Session:March, July, November
Methods of instruction:Lecture, hands-on training
Lecture:1 day/week at BIHT
Hands-on practical:Supervised hands-on practical (1 day/week). Patient/volunteer will be available for individual student for scanning. Dedicated color Doppler machines (e.g. Samsung HS70A) are available for hands-on training for the students.
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