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DUTEC 180 Advanced Studies: General Ultrasound • 3 Cr.

Description:

Examines issues relating to the clinical practicum in abdominal and obstetrics/gynecology. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program or permission of program chair.

Outcomes:

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Recognize normal anatomical structures during review of abdominal, pelvic, small parts and ob ultrasound studies.
  • Recognize abnormal findings during review of abdominal, pelvic, small parts and ob ultrasound studies.
  • Correlate clinical data, history, and knowledge base to arrive at a range of possible ultrasound findings for various clinical scenarios.
  • Utilize information gained from other imaging modalities in order to supplement information gained from an ultrasound study.
  • Relate abnormal ultrasound findings to clinical data, history and knowledge base to arrive at a differential diagnosis.
  • Select appropriate tools (tables and graphs) for analysis of information obtained during an abnormal, pelvic, small parts or ob study.
  • Present normal and abnormal findings in written and oral format.
  • Demonstrate strategies and techniques for obtaining satisfactory studies on sub-optimal patients.
  • Identify patients having unusual pathology.
  • Assess specific clinical situations for appropriateness of study and modify accordingly.

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Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE Bellevue, WA 98007-6484 U.S.A.
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