This course takes a deep dive into the placenta, cervix, and umbilical cord. Each section begins with the development and physiology providing a foundation and clues into what you might find during a pregnancy. Abnormal findings, as well as imaging protocol and scanning techniques, are included.

See the course outline below:

  • Evaluating the cervix
  • Development and physiology of the placenta
  • Uterine and placenta blood supply
  • Growth of the placenta
  • Abnormal findings of the placenta
  • Transvaginal and translabial evaluation of the placenta + cervix
  • Pseudoprevia + Risk Factors
  • Grading the placenta
  • Umbilical cord anomalies
  • Case Studies

CME Credits

This course consists of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Accreditation and Designation Statements and Disclosure Report Advanced Placenta, Umbilical Cord and Cervix. 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 PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and Sonosession. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the enduring format for this educational activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The enduring approval period is: March 28, 2024 – March 28, 2027 Financial Disclosures. All planners, speakers, reviewers or staff report no relationships to disclose: “I do not have at present nor have had within the last 24 months, any financial relationships with ineligible companies.”