This introductory course was developed for the practitioner who desires to add limited third trimester and the biophysical profile to their scope of service. The course begins with fundamentals, including ultrasound principles, knobology, artifacts, terminology, and image orientation. A full review of presentation, viability, fetal growth, placenta, cervix, and the biophysical profile. Finally, the scan lab focuses on the scanning technique.

See the course outline below:

  • Ultrasound Principles including Artifacts + Terminology
  • Knobology
  • Image Orientation
  • Presentation + Viability
  • Biophysical Profile
  • Fluid Assessment
  • Fetal Growth
  • Placenta + Cervix
  • Scanning Protocols
  • Scan Lab
  • Case Studies

CME Credits

This course consists of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

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 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. 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
The following planners, speakers, reviewers or staff have relevant financial relationships to disclose: Full Legal Name Commercial Interest Role Level of participation in the activity Employee Speaker Sabrina Speer Boston Imaging/Samsung Employee Speaker “I have at present or have had within the last 24 months, a financial relationship with one or more ineligible companies.” These financial relationships with ineligible companies have been mitigated by PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the Sonosession. All other presenters, planners, editors, 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.”