Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Welcome! This community focuses on the sonographic imaging of the musculoskeletal system.

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Online Lectures

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Cutting-edge Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Most Prevalent Below-the-Belt Injuries
How to Be an Effective Manuscript Reviewer for the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
How to Be an Ultrasound Hipster: A Comprehensive Radiologist’s and Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon’s Approach to Groovy Hip Joint Imaging With Ultrasound
Just Images and Dynamics: Musculoskeletal Ultrasound–From Pediatrics to Adults
Just Images: Obstetrics
Musculoskeletal Elastography
Ultrasound-Guided Tendon Procedures: Techniques, Tips, and Tricks
Anatomy and Pathology of the Adolescent Hip
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Transition From Adults to Pediatrics

Educational Events


AIUM/SDMS Webinar: Understanding Occupational Musculoskeletal Injuries in Ultrasound Providers and Sonographers
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sideline Ultrasound
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Ultrasound-Guided Dry Needling
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Assessment of Tendinopathy
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Neuromusculoskeletal Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment and Nerve Injuries
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sports Ultrasound of the Plantar Hindfoot
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sport Ultrasound of the Forefoot
AIUM/APTA Webinar: MSK RTUS in Women's Health & Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sports Ultrasound of the Midfoot
AIUM/APTA Webinar: Value of Ultrasound Imaging in Peripheral Nerve Pathology
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: The Sonographic Evaluation of Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome
AIUM Webinar: ATTENTION: ALARA is Important - An Update on the Bioeffects of Ultrasound
AIUM Webinar: Pediatric Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
AIUM/AMSSM Webinar: Sports Ultrasound: Sonographic Evaluation of the Posterior Thigh
AIUM Webinar: Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks: Targeted Pain Control for Lower Extremity Injuries in the Emergency Department
AIUM Webinar: Accreditation Made Simple

Video Programs for CME

AIUM Practice Parameter for the Performance of a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Examination: Step-by-step Video Tutorial
Comprehensive Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Elastography: Just Cases
Focus on Dynamic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging and Cutting-Edge Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Hand and Wrist Ultrasound
Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Steroid Injections, Dry Needling, and Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections
Knee Ultrasound: Therapeutics and Pathology
MSK Ultrasound of the Hip and Pelvis
Musculoskeletal Elastography
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of Sports Injuries and Hernias
New Ultrasound Applications in Soft Tissue Lesions: From Muscle to Skin
Principles of Sonography and Doppler Ultrasound
Shoulder Ultrasound: Pathology and Therapeutics
Ultrasound Evaluation of the Abdominal Wall and Associated Structures
Ultrasound of Hernias and the Hip
Ultrasound of the Elbow

Journal CME Self-Study Tests

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View all tests and corresponding articles.

Journal Articles

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound


AIUM Consensus Report on Potential Bioeffects of Diagnostic Ultrasound

How to Interpret the Ultrasound Output Display Standard for Higher Acoustic Output Diagnostic Ultrasound Devices: Version 2

Medical Ultrasound Safety, Third Edition

Recommended Ultrasound Terminology, Third Edition

Routine Quality Assurance for Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment


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