Imaging of Renal Transplant Dysfunction 1

This micro skills course describes the historical and clinical background and considerations prior to renal transplantation. The normal ultrasonic grey-scale and colour Doppler appearances of the transplant kidney are also described.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Radiologists

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Describe the clinical issues prior to consideration of a patient for transplantation
  3. Explain the preoperative management of such patients and the basic surgical technique
  4. Explain a number of immunosuppressive therapeutic options
  5. Perform a grey scale and colour Doppler examination of the transplant kidney and recognise the normal range of the Doppler indices

Course provided in association with


  • 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.
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