"The book provides a simple platform for a blended learning approach to revision of the fundamentals of ultrasound, basic examination of the abdomen, obstetrics and gynaecology and includes QR codes and potential access to additional learning resources via an access code." Reviewed by Sue Halson-Brown on behalf of RAD Magazine, February 2015
Complete preparation for the three general ARDMS exams (physics, abdomen, and ob/gyn)
Content review in outline and tabular format provides a quick review of all the material you need to learn, including key terms, anatomy, functions, scanning techniques, lab values, and pathology.
More than 2,500 questions in Registry format cover everything you'll be tested on in the Registry exams.
Rationales for answers to mock questions help you understand why an answer is correct or incorrect and increase your comprehension.
More than 350 ultrasound scans included in the abdominal and ob/gyn sections prepare you for exam questions that ask you to identify pathology on scans.
Color insert with Doppler images of the liver, biliary, and umbilical cord helps you be ready to answer questions related to Doppler imaging.
Companion CD provides extra timed, graded mock exams and two entertaining, interactive games: Sonography Millionaire and Tournament of Sonography.
Sonography Principles and Instrumentation 1. Patient Care, Safety and Communication 2. Physics Principles 3. Ultrasound Transducers 4. Pulse Echo Instrumentation 5. Doppler Instrumentation and Hemodynamics 6. Quality Assurance and Quality Control of Equipment Physics Mock Exam Abdominal Sonography 7. Liver 8. Biliary System 9. Pancreas 10. Urinary System 11. Spleen 12. Retroperitoneum 13. Abdominal Vasculature 14. Gastrointestinal Tract 15. Superficial Structures, Abdominal Wall and Musculoskeletal 16. Scrotum and Prostate 17. Neck 18. Peritoneum, Non-cardiac Chest and Invasive Procedures Abdomen Mock Exam Gynecology and Obstetrics Sonography 19. Pelvic Anatomy 20. Physiology of the Female Pelvis 21. Uterine and Ovarian Pathology 22. Adnexal Pathology and Infertility 23. Assessment of the First Trimester 24. Assessment of the Second Trimester 25. Assessment of the Third Trimester 26. Fetal Abnormalities 27. Complications in Pregnancy 28. Placenta and Umbilical Cord 29. Patient Care, Preparation and Technique Gyn/OB Mock Exam