Chromosomal, Malformations, fetuses

Course Overview:

This course offers a comprehensive exploration of the first trimester screening for chromosomal and structural malformations in fetuses. It delves into the early detection methods including the measurement of nuchal translucency (NT), the use of serum analytes like free β-hCG and PAPP-A, and the significance of various pathophysiological mechanisms. We also cover advanced techniques and considerations, such as the importance of gestational age, sonographer training level, and the integration of multiple screening methods for enhanced accuracy. Enroll now, or continue to read more about this course.

Key Features of Chromosomal & Structural Screening Course:

  •  Explore the significance of free β-hCG and PAPP-A in detecting Down syndrome and other conditions in fetuses.
  • Apply the NT measurement technique in the first trimester and recognize the effect of multiple gestation on this measurement
  • Gain proficiency in ultrasound techniques, including the assessment of NT, ductus venosus blood flow, and nasal bone length.

Earn ACCME Category 1 PRA Credit:

By completing this course, physicians and sonographers can earn 1 AMA PRA Category 1 ™ credits.

Course Benefits:

  • Learn to apply this knowledge in clinical settings, improving patient counseling and management strategies.
  • Earn 1 AMA PRA Category 1 ™ credits.
  • Professional Development

Who Should Enroll:

  • Physicians.
  • ARDMS and APCA Sonographers.
  • Medical professionals who preform/interpret ultrasound.

Course Duration:

Flexible self-paced learning, allowing you to progress through the material at your convenience.

Enroll Now:

Join our in-depth course to enhance your skills and knowledge in first trimester screening for chromosomal and structural malformations. Enroll now to become proficient in the latest screening techniques and contribute to improved prenatal care and outcomes.