Event Details

Ultrasound-Guided Injections

Sep 07, 2012 08:00am - Sep 08, 2012 05:30pm
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Event Type: Education
Category: Educational Seminar

Description

Course Directors

Millicent K. Channell, DO, FAAO; and Sajid A. Surve, DO.

 

This course is designed for physicians who are novices at sonographic guidance for injections. Under the direction of physiatrist Sajid Surve, DO, course participants will be introduced to the basic principles of ultrasound, learn proper injection techniques with ultrasound guidance and learn proper billing and coding for this procedure. Cadavers will be available for practice, and table trainers will facilitate a low faculty-to-participant ratio. The course will focus on the injection of the major joints: glenohumeral, sacroiliac, hip, and knee. (download course flyer)

 

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

• Apply the basic principles of musculoskeletal ultrasound

• Comfortably navigate the necessary equipment required for sonographic guidance of injections

• Utilize proper injection techniques under sonographic guidance for the glenohumeral, sacroiliac, hip and knee joints.

• Bill, code and document correctly for ultrasound-guided injections

• Avoid common pitfalls associated with the above procedures

 

Course Information

UMDNJSOM

One Medical Center Drive

Stratford, NJ 08084

Friday, September 7, 2012; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm (lunch provided)

Saturday, September 8, 2012; 8:00 am - 5:30 pm (lunch provided)

16 hours of AOA Category 1-A credit is anticipated


Early registration ends on Jul 08, 2012.
Regular registration starts on Jul 09, 2012 and ends on Sep 07, 2012.
Late registration starts on Sep 08, 2012.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).
 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeMember FeeNon-Member Fee
 Physician
Early: $1500.00$1600.00
Regular: $1600.00$1700.00
Late: $1600.00$1700.00