Thyroid Ultrasound Workshops Online 2014

Target Audience

This continuing medical education activity should be of substantial interest to endocrinologists and other healthcare providers involved in the management of thyroid-related disorders.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be able to:
  • Review the technology of ultrasound imaging
  • Recognize the imaging characteristics of thyroid nodules and diffuse thyroid disorders
  • Perform diagnostic thyroid ultrasound imaging and identify normal neck anatomy
  • Review indications for an ultrasound examination of cervical lymph nodes in thyroid cancer patients
  • Demonstrate the imaging procedure and identify characteristics of benign and malignant lymph nodes
  • Discuss and illustrate the imaging characteristics of parathyroid adenomas

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Physician-in-practice
Fellow
Resident
Clinical researcher
Educator/Teacher
Nurse/Nurse practitioner
Physician assistant
Allied health professional
Other
Competency Area: 
Professionalism
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Topic Area: 
Thyroid/HPT Axis
Level of Outcomes: 
Level 1 (Participation)
Level 2 (Satisfaction)
Level 3A (Learning: Declarative Knowledge (Knows))
Level 3B (Learning: Procedural Knowledge (Knows How))
Level 4 (Learning: Competence (Shows How))
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.00 CME Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
07/08/2014
Course expires: 
07/31/2016
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.00 CME Certificate of Participation

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/08/2014
Course expires: 
07/31/2016