This course is for clinicians only.
3-day intensive course in clinical ultrasound applied to hepatology.
Attendees will benefit from hands-on training to complement the essential theory sessions. Both theory and practical sessions will be held in the Atrium at the Royal Free Hospital. Participants will have the opportunity to be guided by internationally recognized experts in clinical ultrasound. The lectures will range from basic medical ultrasound to the assessment of chronic liver disease, vascular and biliary pathology to the latest advances such as contrast enhanced ultrasound and tissue elastography. On the first day practical sessions will be carried out on healthy subjects to familiarize with normal anatomy. On the second day attendees will have the opportunity to focus on different real cases of liver pathology and the 3rd day will be dedicated to the clinical application of different elastographic techniques.
This course has been endorsed by the British Association for the Study of the Liver and the European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology.
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British Medical Ultrasound Society