Clinical Procedures Workshops

Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Guided Injections

Designed for the family physician interested either interested in introducing, or just getting started, with incorporating ultrasound guided injections into their clinical practice. 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

8:00 - 11:00 a.m. or

Thursday, September 14, 2017

1:00 - 4:00 p.m. or

Friday, September 15, 2017

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.


Note: This workshop will be taught using animal products (i.e., pig feet, pork shoulder, chicken).

From attending this session, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the basic principles of ultrasound imaging, equipment, functionality, aseptic technique and injectate selection for ultrasound-guided pain procedures.
  • Develop scanning techniques to optimize musculoskeletal windows for ultrasound guided injections.
  • Practice joint injection techniques using models.
  • Establish appropriate billing and coding protocols for performing billable injections.

If you have already registered for the 2017 AAFP FMX, simply return to your confirmation page or call (800) 274-2237 to register for this course.