Sonographic Abdominal & Small Parts Pathology I Lab

Course IDCourse NameCourseCategoryCredit Hours
DMS 312Sonographic Abdominal & Small Parts Pathology I LabDIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHYHEALTH SCIENCES4

This course is an intense introduction to ultrasound pathology scanning of liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys, thyroid, IVC, aorta, and small parts.  The student will learn patient preparation, scanning techniques and imaging protocols.  This course includes both simulated labs and MedSim labs. Emphasis will be placed on interpretation of laboratory tests, related clinical signs and symptoms, and recognition of normal verses abnormal sonographic findings.