Webinar: Advanced MSK Ultrasound of the Ankle Joint
This comprehensive 3-part series on ankle ultrasound will deepen your ultrasound knowledge of the ankle region. Each session, we will refresh and update your (sono)anatomy skills and discuss interesting ankle pathology cases.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
- ankle anatomy
- ankle ultrasound anatomy
- Transducer positions to scan static tissues
- Scanning dynamical shoulder movements
- Pathology recognition of several ankle pathologies in and around the ankle
Schedule & TopicsPart 1: Tuesday August 10th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM (CEST) - Posterior ankle impingement
Posterior ankle impingement; what are the causes, and what is the treatment
Ultrasound Cases; osseous, ligamental and myelogenous impingement
Part 2: Tuesday August 17th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM (CEST) - Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome; how pathophysiology helps your clinical reasoning
The role of the Spring Ligament Complex, and os sustentaculum tali variations
Part 3: Tuesday August 24th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM (CEST) - Tendinopathy
Tendinopathy; what does a normal tendon look like? What ultrasound findings truly have a clinical impact? And how to treat the tendon?
Staging tendinopathy, new protocol.