Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Third Trimester Pregnancies
1/2 day workshop
Physicians and midwives who work in rural communities and provide obstetrical care to patients
Accreditation: 9.0 MainPro-C credits
Format: pre-reading and mandatory quiz component, hands on session with live models
Based on: UBC CPD needs assessment and rural CPD (RCPD) planning
Equipment used: point-of-care ultrasound
This course travels throughout BC
How to use bedside ultrasound to dramatically improve your management of patients in the third trimester by answering these specific questions:
- Is the fetal presentation head down?
- Is fetal cardiac activity present?
- Is the placenta a safe distance from the cervix?
- What is the amniotic fluid volume of the patient?
To improve rural health care practictioners’ management of patients in the third trimester
UBC Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD)