American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD,
CME Credit Hours...84 activities each awarding 1.0 hour.
CME Credits Awarded by....AIUM.
Cost...........Free to members; $40 to non-members.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics (Ultrasound images).
Target Audience...RAD and all other specialties utilizing ultrasound.
Educational material last updated...2011.
Financial support...None Stated.
After registering, log on and navigate to JUM
. The Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) provides 2 or 3 CME self-study tests in every issue.
Areas of interest are: Breast, Basic Science, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Gynecology, Musculoskeletal, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Radiology/General and Vascular.
Some recent activities are:
• Assessment of Glottic Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Comparison of Sonography and
Non-Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging;
• Accuracy of Sonographically Guided and Palpation Guided Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid Joint Injections;
• Ultrasound-Guided Treatment of Meralgia Paresthetica (Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Neuropathy): Technical Description and Results of Treatment in 20 Consecutive Patients;
• Comparison of Procedural Times for Ultrasound-Guided Perineural Catheter Insertion in Obese and Nonobese Patients.
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...About 30 courses offering about 40 hours Very difficult to get
CME Credits Awarded by...Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute.
Cost.............About $40 per hour.
Target audience... RAD.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial support....Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute.
Some of the newer courses include: Tissue Characterization of Ligaments, Muscles, Nerves and Tendons; Ultrasound Evaluation of the Sports Hernia Complex; Ultrasound Evaluation of the Elbow;
and Introduction to Scrotal Ultrasound.
Posted by Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...One course offering 1.5 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by.....SDMS.
Instruction Type....Text-and-Graphics, Streaming Video.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Ultrasound Equipment Manufacturers.
A single course offering CME credit:
• Sonography of the Liver