Supercharge your knowledge of degenerating muscles! Join Marc Schmitz in this concise 60-min webinar. Master advanced MSK ultrasound insights on sarcopenia, atrophy, fatty infiltration and more. Sharpen your diagnostic skills, learn more on pathophysiology. Secure your spot now for this invaluable learning opportunity!

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

1. **Discerning Sarcopenia Through Advanced Ultrasound Imaging:**
- Participants will master the identification of sarcopenic changes in muscle tissue using advanced ultrasound imaging techniques.
- Understand the nuances in echogenicity and texture alterations indicative of sarcopenia.
- Differentiate sarcopenia from other muscle degenerative conditions through characteristic ultrasound patterns.

2. **Precise Evaluation of Muscle Atrophy Using Ultrasound Metrics:**
- Participants will learn to quantitatively assess muscle atrophy through precise ultrasound measurements.
- Understand the role of muscle thickness, cross-sectional area, and fascicle length in evaluating atrophic changes.
- Gain proficiency in identifying early signs of muscle atrophy in various anatomical regions through ultrasound imaging.

3. **Interpreting Fatty Infiltration Patterns in Muscles:**
- Develop expertise in recognizing and grading fatty infiltration in muscles using advanced ultrasound features.
- Understand the correlation between echogenicity alterations and the extent of fatty infiltration.
- Learn to differentiate between primary muscular disorders and secondary fatty infiltration due to denervation or disuse.

4. **Analyzing Age-Related Changes in Muscular Structures:**
- Participants will acquire the ability to differentiate normal age-related changes from pathological conditions in muscles.
- Understand the impact of aging on muscle echotexture, vascularity, and contractility through ultrasound assessment.
- Develop skills in identifying subtleties in muscle architecture that may indicate age-related degeneration beyond typical physiological changes.

Trainer

photo Marc Schmitz

Start date(s)

  • 09 July '24 €90.00 REGISTER NOW
    • 09 July '24 07:00 - 08:00 PM CEST  
Why you should follow this online course?
Exploring the realm of diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound provides a nuanced understanding of muscular degeneration phenomena, encompassing intricate processes like sarcopenia, atrophy, fatty infiltration, and age-related changes. This sophisticated imaging modality serves as a powerful tool, enhancing healthcare professionals' diagnostic acumen, thereby optimizing patient outcomes. This knowledge not only fortifies clinical expertise but also imparts a competitive edge, fostering a dynamic and prosperous professional landscape. Delving into the intricacies of muscular pathology through ultrasound isn't just a scientific endeavor – it's a strategic investment in comprehensive patient care.

Replay webinar
Can't join the live webinar? No worries, you'll receive a recording of the webinar right after the webinar. This recording is available for 4 weeks. During checkout you can extend your access period with 30 to 60 days for an additional fee.

Certificate
After completion of the full webinar, you'll receive the digital SonoSkills certificate of attendance.

Interested in hands-on training?
Interested in getting hands-on trained by the SonoSkills faculty in advanced MSK ultrasound? Please attend our hands-on Advanced MSK ultrasound Bootcamp.
Not skilled yet in foundational ultrasound? In that case we advise to follow the foundational MSK ultrasound bootcamp first.

Degenerating Muscles Unveiled: Advancements in Diagnostic MSK Ultrasound for Sarcopenia and Muscle Atrophy

  • Language English
  • Accreditation 1 CME
  • Length 1 hour
  • Start date(s) 09 July '24 See all dates
  • Trainer Marc Schmitz

Degenerating Muscles Unveiled: Advancements in Diagnostic MSK Ultrasound for Sarcopenia and Muscle Atrophy

Supercharge your knowledge of degenerating muscles! Join Marc Schmitz in this concise 60-min webinar. Master advanced MSK ultrasound insights on sarcopenia, atrophy, fatty infiltration, muscle wasting and more. Sharpen your diagnostic skills, learn more on pathophysiology.