Image Interpretation – Abdominal Ultrasound: Kidneys

This micro skills course considers ultrasound of the adult kidneys. It will give an overview of normal sonographic anatomy, anatomical variants and common pathological appearances. Tips on avoiding pitfalls and report writing will be offered.

$19.99
Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Premium
Certificate
Yes, on completion
Course Code
HEE_eXI_16_10
Content Provider
College of Radiographers

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Describe the anatomical position of the kidneys so as to obtain good quality diagnostic images
  3. Identify normal sonographic renal anatomy
  4. Identify normal anatomical variants and differentiate these from pathological appearances
  5. Identify and state the relevance of common abnormal appearances
  6. Discuss the limitations of renal ultrasound
  7. Compare your report writing style with our suggested style

Course provided in association with

Important

  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.