Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas MSK Ultrasound and
January 25-27, 2018
Las Vegas MSK Ultrasound and Orthobiologic Course
The Las Vegas MSK Ultrasound and Orthobiologic Course directors and founders are orthopedic surgeons who guide the faculty to make the course the most economical and practical MSK ultrasound training course.
The 2 day MSK Ultrasound portion of the course focuses on ultrasound scanning tips and the ultrasound anatomy important for everyday clinical practice. Topics include shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand, hip, knee, and foot/ankle anatomy. Pathology and injection techniques are also demonstrated in depth thru clinical video and live hands on afternoon sessions where there is one model for every two participants.
Our handpicked faculty proctor no more than 4 participants so there is significant time get plenty of clinical pearls. With multiple MSK ultrasound vendors in attendance, participants have a chance to see the latest clinical machines for hands on comparison and evaluation.
There is also an update on current coding, billing, certification, and accreditation requirements for clinicians who want to incorporate this modality into their practices.
The 1/2 day Orthobiologics Seminar on Thursday is a basic science and clinical update on current best practices for using PRP and Stem Cells in orthopedics. We focus on an evidence based review so interested clinicians can have accurate information to counsel patients. During the seminar, we will do a live ultrasound guided bone marrow aspiration case to demonstrate clinical tips for maximize success for these procedures.
Over 1400 clinicians have attended our courses and seminars and lectures over the past 9 years!
Our CME partner, AMEDCO, designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco, Inc. and Orthotalk, Inc. Our CME partner is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
We are also approved to provide 16 units of SDMS sponsored Cat. A CME which is recognized by the ARDMS and ARRT and CARDUP for continuing education requirements for nonphysicians and sonographers.