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Carotid Duplex Examination (Category A version)


CME Credit Information

Credit Type
Category A

Meets the criteria for ARRT Category A credits for radiologic technologists.  Physicians should not use these courses.

Number of Credits

Course Objectives

  • Recognize anatomy and physiology related to a carotid duplex examination
  • Understand common and uncommon carotid pathology
  • Distinguish normal and abnormal carotid duplex findings

Target Audience

Radiologic Technologists


The Institute for Advanced Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians and technologists.

This course qualifies for Category A credits, and is accepted by the ARRT.

Please check with other credentialing organizations for information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity.

Estimated Time for Completion
approximately 1 hour
Date of Release
Date of Most Recent Review
Expiration Date


Stephanie Wilson, BS, RVT, RDMS
Coordinator of the Vascular Sonography Program
South Hills Institute of Business and Technology
State College, PA


In compliance with the Essentials and Standards of the ACCME, the author of this CME tutorial is required to disclose any significant financial or other relationships they may have with commercial interests.

Stephanie Wilson BS, RDMS, RVT discloses no such relationships exist.

No one at IAME who had control over the planning or content of this activity has relationships with commercial interests.

"Very easy way to obtain high quality CME."

Phillip J. O'Donnell MD, Winchester, Virginia