Therapeutic Ultrasound

5 ceus for only $59

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Explain the principles of ultrasound

Describe the physiological effects of ultrasound

Identify contraindications and precautions for ultrasound

List the alterable parameters of ultrasound and how each parameter will effect treatment outcomes

Design a treatment program incorporating ultrasound

Explain the rationale for choosing ultrasound

Lab: Participants will be able to demonstrate proper application of ultrasound

Course Outline

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Registration

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Introductions

Course Instructions

Course Agenda

History of Ultrasound

Physical Principles

Physiological Effects

Contraindications and Precautions

Coupling Techniques

Phonophoresis

Demo: Ultrasound Application

Designing a Treatment Program

Case Studies