April 16, 2016
Peter Gilgan Research and Learning Centre
686 Bay Street, Toronto, ON M5G 0A4
About the Course Series
This full day didactic course series covers critical concepts to the understanding and performance of ophthalmic ultrasound. Topics include physics and principles of ophthalmic ultrasound, B-scan ultrasound methodology with emphasis on standardized probe positioning & labeling, techniques and indications for ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM) and diagnostic Ascan, pediatric ultrasound techniques, recognition & identification of common disease processes & disorders of the globe and descriptive interpretation of ultrasound findings.
A one-hour instructor-guided workshop allows attendees to practice the scanning techniques and probe positioning taught throughout the day. Emphasis will be placed on the open eye exam and understanding how the probe position and scan direction relate to the area of globe being examined.
Course Director: Cynthia VandenHoven BAA, CRA
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