What will you learn?
Vascular ultrasound is a rapidly developing modality in vascular surgery. The objective with this course is to make the participants able to perform some of the most basic vascular ultrasound examinations: abdominal aorta, iliac and femoral arteries, peripheral bypasses, basic carotid ultrasound, deep venous thromboses and varicose veins.
Participants will have the opportunity to practice their skills under supervision during the course. This course corresponds to the curriculum of the theoretical part of EFSUMB Level 1 in Vascular Ultrasound (European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology). Online quizzes and tests will be conducted regularly during the course and the faculty underlines that attendance in the entire course is mandatory in order to receive course certificate and CME points.
Who should attend?
The course is designed for vascular surgeons, vascular surgeons in training and vascular nurses and technologist. No prior ultrasound experience is required but basic knowledge to vascular anatomy and physiology is expected.
How do I register?
Please register below for the course. The registrations fees are of € 900 for ESVS members and € 1000 for non-members. The fees include course material and lunch. Transport, accommodation and additional meals are not included. For any further questions related to the course logistics and registrations, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions regarding course content, qualifications etc. can be addressed to email@example.com.
Please notice that the course completion depend on appropriate entry. Whether the course will be conducted is announced no later than one month before course start. Travel and accommodation must therefore not be made until this message is given and ESVS is not financially responsible if this is done anyway.
Programme & Accreditation
The full programme of the course is available here.
The ESVS Basic Course in Vascular Ultrasound, Copenhagen, Denmark, 22/02/2018-24/02/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(EACCME®) with 14 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.