Overview

This member-exclusive training course sets the standard for ultrasound for rheumatology practice training in the UK
Date
21-22 September 2024
Venue
Leeds
Aimed at consultants, trainees, and allied health professionals training in ultrasound (US), this practical course is designed to help you to develop the ability to scan peripheral joints, provide a comprehensive review of regional musculoskeletal US, and develop clinical and technical knowledge.

The course programme focuses on the training of US in inflammatory arthritis and hot swollen joints and is designed for live teaching in small groups and hands-on patient examinations.


Our eLearning modules complement this course, and provides more information on:

  • Hot joint
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Regional US

Designed for all levels of scanning experience, it's suitable for delegates with basic, intermediate or advanced understanding of US scanning.

Spaces are limited on this course, so advance booking is recommended.

Ultrasound for rheumatology practice

21-22 September - Please note we can only accept payment by card for our bookings

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Pricing

Consultants, trainees and allied health professionals

£795
+VAT

Consultants, trainees and allied health professionals

N/A
+VAT

Example programme

Morning

09:00 - 13:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

09:00 - 09:30

Welcome and introduction

09:30 - 10:00

Demonstration of machine settings/knobology

10:00 - 11:15

Practical session: Inflammatory arthritis 

11:15 - 11:30

Break

11:30 - 12:30

Practical session: Inflammatory Arthritis

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon

13:30 - 17:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

13:30 - 15:30

Practical session: Inflammatory arthritis

15:30 - 16:00

Break

16:00 - 17:30

Practical session: Upper limb or Lower limb anatomy

17:30

End of day 1 

Morning

09:00 - 13:30

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

09:00 - 09:30

Welcome back for day 2

09:30 - 10:45

Practical session: Upper limb or Lower limb pathology

10:45 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 12:30

Practical session: Upper limb or Lower limb pathology

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon

13:30 - 16:45

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

13:30 - 14:00

Live demonstration

14:00 - 15:30

Practical session: Hot joint aspiration

15:30 - 15:45

Break

15:45 - 16:45

Feedback and closing remarks

16:45

End of Day 2

Ultrasound course bursary

In collaboration with our ultrasound special interest group, we're awarding bursaries worth 50% of the final course price for Ultrasound in rheumatology practice.

Eligibility

  • You must be a BSR member

  • You must have access to an ultrasound machine

  • You must complete our online application form, providing details of your local ultrasound trainer or BSR regional chair, who's endorsed you attending the course

  • You must attend and complete the course

  • You mustn't be funded by another organisation

We'll let you know two weeks before the course whether you've been successful, and we'll send the funding to you six weeks after the event, using the address you provided in your application form unless stated otherwise.

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