To observe and ensure sufficient skills by providing detailed knowledge about venous duplex ultrasound in clinical practice.
Is this the course for you?
- If you want to expand your knowledge and technical skills in venous duplex ultrasound
- Preferably you have attended the EVF Hands-on Workshop (not required);
Course fee Euros 400 includes:
- Access to meeting rooms
- Dinner first evening
- Refreshments and lunch
Provisional Programme Schedule ( subject to change):
Provisional Faculty: Anders Lundell
Friday 1st December 2017
Welcome: Each hands-on session is 90 minutes including a 5-10 minute introduction
13 -14.00 Introduction: Theory: Basic principles of ultrasound, pulsed wave and colour Doppler (duplex). Duplex ultrasound (DUS) examination of the superficial and deep venous system. Documentation of the examination. Drawing an illustrative diagram.
15-17.00 Hands on 1: DUS of the superficial venous system and perforating veins:
19.00 Dinner arranged with group (included in the course fees).
Saturday 2nd December 2017
Hands on 2: DUS for evaluation of recurrent varicose veins
Hands on 3: DUS of the deep venous system of the lower limbs (below the inguinal ligament)
Hands on 4: abdominal / pelvic DUS
Hands on 5: DUS of postthrombotic lesions above the inguinal ligament