Urologic Ultrasound course – MMISU

Urologic Ultrasound course

Basic Urologic Abdominal Ultrasonography Hands-on training course
Date: April 3rd, 2020
Venue: Mostafa Kamel Military Hospital
Course Duration: 09:00 AM -12:00 PM
HALL Out Patient Conference Hall
Course Director: Ali Gozen
Course Coordinator: Amr Abbassy
Aims and Objectives
Ultrasonography is a minimal invasive and painless diagnostic tool for many diseases in the urology without any risk of radiation. It is a commonly used first step diagnostic imaging modality as it is rapid, effective, portable and relatively inexpensive. Ultrasonography has been currently an important part of urologists armamentarium for diagnostic and image guided therapy purposes. Urologists are performing in the modern era more bladder, renal and scrotal ultrasound than any other specialist.
This basic course is designed to provide urologists basic knowledge and basic skills necessary for performing diagnostic urologic ultrasound of abdomen. The course is including an interactive hands on training part under the supervision of the experienced international urologic and radiologic experts.
Course Format:
A-Lectures:
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Introduction of the course by course coordinator (5 minutes)

Ali Gozen, MD

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Basics of physics in Ultrasound and imaging (15 minutes)

Ahmad Hafez Afifi, MD

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Sonographic Investigation Techniques (15 minutes)

Ali Gozen, MD

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Sonographic investigation of the abdomen and retroperitoneum (15 minutes)

Ali Gozen, MD

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Sonography of the Kidneys (15 mins)

Ahmad Hafez Afifi, MD

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Abdominal sonography of the bladder and prostate (15 mins)

Ali Gozen, MD

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Radiation safety during endourologic procedures (15 mins)

Yasser Noureldin, MD

Coffee break (15 mins)
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Introduction and brief technical information about the sonography device

(company employee, BK medical) (10 mins)

B- Hands-on-training on human model (60 minutes)
* Questions and answers, tips and tricks (10 minutes)