Obstetric Color Doppler sonography

Obstetric Doppler


 Target attendees:
• Diagnostic residents, radiologists, obstetricians, sonologists and those interested in Obstetric Doppler with mild or no prior experience.

Educational Objectives
•Simplifying the knowledge on basics of color Doppler in relation to obstetric field.

•Optimizing the use of Doppler in pregnancy with respect to safety guidelines..

•Confidence in decision making during the critical situation of pregnancy by accurate using of color Doppler techniques and parameters

. •Explaining the core value, limitations and strategy of color Doppler in high risk pregnancy.

•Understanding how to perform basic scanning of umbilical artery, middle cerebral artery, umbilical vein, ductus venosus &uterine artery and knows the normal and abnormal sonographic and Doppler findings in these vessels •

Gathering the Doppler information for helping clinical problem solving.

Course outline

        Theoretical :  8 parts •    

     Part1 : Introduction •  

       Part2  : Game of Hemodynamics & Pathophysiology •       

  Part 3:  Doppler of  Uterine Artery •      

   Part 4 : Doppler of  Umbilical Artery •    

     Part 5 : Doppler of  Middle Cerebral Artery •      

   Part 6 : Doppler of  Umbilical Vein        •      

   Part 7:  Doppler of  Ductus Venosus •      

  Part 8:  Case scenario review & discussion • 

       Practical: 5 parts •        

Part 1:  Introduction to Practical Obstetric Doppler •   

     Part 2 : Doppler of  Umbilical Artery •    

     Part 3 : Doppler of  Middle Cerebral Artery •    

     Part 4 : Doppler of  Ductus Venosus •     

    Part 5:  Doppler of Uterine Artery •   

      Part 6: How to report obstetric Doppler .