The role of ultrasound in early pregnancy

Precongress Course 2

Early Pregnancy  Special Interest Groups Early Pregnancy

 

Course type
Basic and Advanced

Course co-ordinators
Siobhan Quenby (United Kingdom) and Emma Kirk (United Kingdom)

Course description
This course will involve theoretical training on ultrasound in early pregnancy. 

Target audience
Senior and Junior doctors and nurses who want to learn more about ultrasonsography in practice - from those who never scanned to experienced ultrasonographers who want to get better.


Educational needs and expected outcomes

The early pregnancy CSG younger members have discussed this idea with junior doctors in several European countries, UK, Netherlands, Denmark and agreed there was a great need for this course in Europe.


Programme





Monday 01 January 1900

Chairs
Siobhan Quenby, United Kingdom
Emma Kirk, United Kingdom
09:00 - 09:25
Introduction to early pregnancy ultrasound
Emma Kirk, United Kingdom
09:25 - 09:30
Discussion
09:30 - 09:55
The normal early intrauterine pregnancy 4-11 weeks
Petya Chaveeva, Bulgaria
09:55 - 10:00
Discussion
10:00 - 10:25
Diagnosing miscarriage
Cecilia Bottomley, United Kingdom
10:25 - 10:30
Discussion
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
Petya Chaveeva, Bulgaria
Merel van den Berg, The Netherlands
11:00 - 11:25
Pregnancy of unknown location
Tom Bourne, United Kingdom
11:25 - 12:00
Discussion
12:00 - 12:25
Ectopic pregnancy
Emma Kirk, United Kingdom
12:25 - 12:30
Discussion
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
Cecilia Bottomley, United Kingdom
Emma Kirk, United Kingdom
13:30 - 14:00
The adnexa and other pathology
Wouter Froyman, Belgium
14:00 - 14:15
Discussion
14:15 - 14:45
Early detection of congenital and chromosomal abnormalities
Petya Chaveeva, Bulgaria
14:45 - 15:00
Discussion
15:00 - 15:30
Coffee break
Merel van den Berg, The Netherlands
Siobhan Quenby, United Kingdom
15:30 - 17:00
Workshops
15:30 - 16:00
Case examples - All speakers, lead by Emma Kirk
Emma Kirk, United Kingdom
16:00 - 16:30
Diagnostic dilemmas - All speakers, lead by Cecilia Bottomley
Cecilia Bottomley, United Kingdom
16:30 - 17:00
Breaking bad news
Rachel Small, United Kingdom