Duplex Scanning for Upper Extremity Veins

Course Overview:

Welcome to “Duplex Scanning for Upper Extremity Veins” an advanced course designed for healthcare professionals specializing in vascular surgery, nephrology, radiology, and dialysis care. This course offers a deep dive into the anatomy and physiology of upper extremity veins, their role in dialysis access, and the management of vein thrombosis. Through detailed exploration of superficial and deep venous systems, vein mapping techniques, and the latest strategies for creating and maintaining dialysis access, participants will gain critical skills for improving patient care and outcomes in hemodialysis. Enroll now, or continue to read more about this course.

Key Features of Duplex Scanning for Upper Extremity Veins Course:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the superficial and deep venous systems of the upper extremity, including the cephalic, basilic, and median veins, and their significance in dialysis access.
  • Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and management of upper extremity vein thrombosis, including the distinction between superficial thrombosis and deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and their implications for patient care.
  • Master the art of vein mapping for dialysis access, including tips for optimizing vein visualization and selecting the best conduit for arteriovenous fistula or graft creation.

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:

Secure your spot in this comprehensive course designed for healthcare professionals aiming to enhance their expertise in duplex ultrasound scanning of the upper extremity. Enroll now and don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your skills and knowledge in the field of vascular ultrasound