Examination Review for Ultrasound

Author: Steven Penny
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 149637729X
Release Date: 2017-11-03
Genre: Medical

This updated 2nd Edition of Examination Review for Ultrasound: Abdomen & Obstetrics and Gynecology helps students prepare for--and excel on--the ARDMS and ARRT certification exams. Focusing on only the information needed for exam success, this proven resource includes a concise, narrative approach, content based on the current exam, and an online exam simulator with registry-style questions. eBook available. Fast, smart, and convenient, today's eBooks can transform learning. These interactive, fully searchable tools offer 24/7 access on multiple devices, the ability to highlight and share notes, and much more. NEW! MORE EXTENSIVE REVIEW: 40 review questions for each chapter--almost 1,300 total--help students identify strengths and overcome weaknesses so they are fully prepared on exam day. NEW! Full alignment with ARDMS and ARRT revised content outlines: To achieve alignment, additional pathology coverage appears in each chapter and new topics have been added (breast, organ transplant, facial glands, male pelvis, pediatric hips, fetal presentation, and maternal complications). FREE ONLINE EXAM SIMULATOR: Sophisticated mock exams customizable for both the ARDMS and ARRT exams familiarize students with registry testing format and style. NEW PEDAGOGY! Sound Off boxes and Hot Spot questions prepare students for questions and question formats likely to be on the exams. ENHANCED! HIGH-QUALITY IMAGES: More than 230 sonographic images and diagrams--many new to this edition--increase student understanding of anatomy and the physiologic principles crucial to good sonographic practice. REVISED! Stronger abdomen coverage and more images and illustrations enhance the OB/GYN section. VALUABLE CLINICAL COVERAGE: Clinical history and clinical findings paired with sonographic findings allow students to see the progression from presentation to using imaging as a diagnostic tool. Professional Resource: Certified Sonographers can use this text as an exam resource for ARDMS recertification assessment in both Abdomen and Obstetrics and Gynecology. IN-TEXT LEARNING AIDS: Charts for lab values, pathology findings, and sonographic findings clarify important information, and key terms with definitions help students retain key information.

Examination Review for Ultrasound

Author: Steven M. Penny
Publisher:
ISBN: 0781779782
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Medical

This resource is ideal for ultrasound programs requiring a certification review manual for either a review course or for use throughout the curriculum, as well as any professional preparing for certification. Questions and answers are included within the text.

Mosby s Comprehensive Review for General Sonography Examinations

Author: Susanna Ovel
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323172295
Release Date: 2016-06-07
Genre: Medical

Be confident that you can answer any and all questions on your registry exams correctly when you prepare with this complete review. Mosby’s Comprehensive Review for General Sonography Examinations provides study resources for all three main exams required for general ultrasound practice: physics, abdomen, and ob/gyn. Each chapter is arranged in table and outline format with 50 review questions at the end of the chapter and a mock exam at the end of each section. Access additional mock exams for each subject area on the companion CD or Evolve site. These exams give you experience with timed test taking in an electronic environment that simulates the actual registry exam experience. With this realistic preview of the exam environment and solid review of the material, you’ll be prepared to ace the exams! Complete preparation for the three general ARDMS exams (physics, abdomen, and ob/gyn) Content review in outline and tabular format provides a quick review of all the material you need to learn, including key terms, anatomy, functions, scanning techniques, lab values, and pathology. More than 2,500 questions in Registry format cover everything you’ll be tested on in the Registry exams. Rationales for answers to mock questions help you understand why an answer is correct or incorrect and increase your comprehension. More than 350 ultrasound scans included in the abdominal and ob/gyn sections prepare you for exam questions that ask you to identify pathology on scans. Color insert with Doppler images of the liver, biliary, and umbilical cord helps you be ready to answer questions related to Doppler imaging. Companion CD provides extra timed, graded mock exams and two entertaining, interactive games: Sonography Millionaire and Tournament of Sonography.

Examination Review for Ultrasound

Author: Steven M. Penny
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1608311376
Release Date: 2011-01
Genre: Medical

Examination Review for Ultrasound: Sonography Principles & Instrumentation offers everything you need to prepare for the ARDMS and ARRT certification exams. Absolute patient care demands that all sonographers not only have the ability to obtain a diagnostic image, but also that they have the ability to understand how that image is shaped. Unlike other review books, which are written by physicists, Examination Review for Ultrasound is written by sonographers, and provides a concise, narrative approach to sonographic physics without becoming mired in technical details that are beyond the scope of a sonography's practice. With content based on current exam formats, this unique resource will help you identify your strengths, assess and overcome your weaknesses, and ace your exam.

Ob Gyn Sonography

Author: Marie De Lange
Publisher: Davies Incorporated
ISBN: UCSD:31822033029315
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

This new book covers and explains exactly what you need to know to pass your obstetrics and gynecology specialty exam, topic by topic. Written by nationally renowned clinicians and educators, it concisely reviews everything on the current ARDMS exam outline, focusing your time and effort on what really counts. Includes illustrated cases, image-based exercises, and built-in CME component.

OB GYN Sonography Review

Author: Kathryn A. Gill
Publisher: Davies Incorporated
ISBN: 0941022536
Release Date: 2002-08
Genre: Health & Fitness

515 question/answer/explanation items in registry format to simulate the professional ultrasound specialty exam in obstetrics and gynecology administered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. SDMS approved for 12 continuing medical education credits.

Appleton Lange Review for the Ultrasonography Examination

Author: Carol A. Krebs
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071809917
Release Date: 2012-09-14
Genre: Medical

The most current, comprehensive question-and-answer review of diagnostic medical sonography for national certification examination preparation. This popular review covers all facets of ultrasound, including basic physics, vascular sonography, ob/gyn, transvaginal, transrectal, adult and pediatric echocardiography, and neurosonography. Includes hundreds of images and 12 pages in full color.

Secrets of the Ardms Obstetrics and Gynecology Exam Study Guide

Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1609711939
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Secrets of the ARDMS Obstetrics and Gynecology Exam helps you ace the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Secrets of the ARDMS Obstetrics and Gynecology Exam study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Secrets of the ARDMS Obstetrics and Gynecology Exam includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Secrets of the ARDMS Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation Exam including: Sound, Mechanisms of Sound Generation, Sound Propagation/Interaction with Target, Single Line Reconstruction, Sound Detection/Image Formation, Applications and Techniques, Hardware Controls, Image Features, Resolution, Beamforming and the Point Spread Function, The Scattering and Reflection of Sound, Key Points, Ultrasound Physics or Abdomen Ultrasound, Four types of Doppler Ultrasound, Sensitivity in Ultrasound, Piezoelectricity, and much more... Disclaimer: The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Inc. (ARDMS) does not endorse this product nor is the ARDMS affiliated in any way with the owner or any content related to this website.

Breast Sonography Review

Author: Kathryn A. Gill
Publisher: Davies Incorporated
ISBN: 0941022757
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breast Sonography Review illuminates the facts and principles on which you will be tested by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, hones your test-taking skills, and reveals your strengths and weaknesses by exam topic. Based precisely on the breast specialty exam outline published by ARDMS, this review contains 349 registry-like questions (including CME activity questions) together with answers, clear explanations, and quick references for further study. Coverage includes breast instrumentation and technique, normal anatomy, benign versus malignant features, specific lesions (benign), specific lesions (malignant), and invasive procedures. Approved for 6 hours of continuing medical education credit.

Donald School Textbook of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Asim Kurjak
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789350252598
Release Date: 2011-08-01
Genre: Medical

Ultrasound is the backbone of modern obstetric and gynecology practice. Recent technological breakthroughs in diagnostic ultrasound, including the advent of color Doppler, power Doppler, three-dimensional and four dimensional imaging, have led ultrasound to surpass the expectations of Ian Donald, its visionary father. The text is divided into three parts general aspects, obstetrics, and gynecology. The first and second textbooks were successful in this endeavor, but with the explosion of knowledge, it was clear that an expanded and updated third edition would be invaluable. Section one deals with a variety of topics that lay the foundation for the rest of the book. Section two addresses the myriad subtopics in obstetric ultrasound that optimize the care of pregnant women and fetal patients. The last section addresses the essential role that ultrasound plays in the many dimensions of clinical gynecology.

Abdomen and Superficial Structures

Author: Diane M. Kawamura
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780397552634
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Medical

The coverage in this expanded and updated second edition will keep readers abreast of the most current trends and technologies in the field of abdominal ultrasound. Written by sonographers for sonographers, the reader is assured of accurate, efficient guidance. Beginning with a complete overview of the field, coverage includes all aspects of the medium. Pediatric and adult ultrasound are covered separately, providing a better understanding of differences and similarities. The text is organized according to organ system to ensure that the reader thoroughly understands one system before moving on to the next. More than 1,000 brilliant images illustrate both normal and abnormal features in abdominal ultrasound for use in clinical practice. The images are accompanied by summary tables, schematics, and diagrams, providing clear and cogent guidance for use in daily practice. New chapters in this edition provide the most up-to-date information on: / vascular structures / prostate / pediatric congenital hips / pediatric spinal sonography / musculoskeletal extremities and / articulations. Over 70 new color images enhance and clarify important content. Compatibility: BlackBerry® OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile™ Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC

Ultrasound Secrets

Author: Vikram Dogra
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1560535946
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

Following the Socratic principle that the best way to teach is to ask the right questions, the highly popular Secrets Series® has become an important part of medical education. The "Secrets" approach has given birth to a whole series of soft-cover books in a question-and-answer format. This book provides concise and condensed information in easily understandable language and contains pearls and answers to practical issues in the daily practice of ultrasonography. It highlights key diagnostic sonography concepts, based on organ systems, including obstetrics and gynecology. Covers all of the most important "need-to-know" information in the proven question-and-answer format of the highly acclaimed Secrets Series.® Provides concise answers that include the author's pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets." Uses bulleted lists, algorithms, and illustrations for quick review. Features the contributions from a team of international experts in cardiac surgery care. Presents a vast amount of information in a quick access format. Includes a thorough, highly detailed index. Includes clear and concise summaries of controversies in management and treatment

The Anaesthesia Science Viva Book

Author: Simon Bricker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781108326414
Release Date: 2017-09-30
Genre: Medical

This third edition of the highly successful The Anaesthesia Science Viva Book contains detailed, accessible summaries of the core questions in anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and clinical measurement that may be asked in the oral section of the Final FRCA exam. In addition to comprehensive updating of all the topics, this edition includes new subject material in each of the four basic sciences, with almost 200 detailed summaries of the most relevant topics in the examination. This volume once again gives candidates an insight into the way the viva works; offering general guidance on exam technique, and providing readily accessible information relating to a wide range of potential questions. Written by a former senior examiner for the diploma of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and listed as recommended reading by AnaesthesiaUK, the prime educational resource for trainee anaesthetists, it remains an essential purchase for every Final FRCA candidate.

Doppler Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Author: Dev Maulik
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540289036
Release Date: 2006-01-16
Genre: Medical

Expanded and updated edition highlighting current standards and breakthroughs in the technology of Doppler ultrasound Includes latest advances in 3D and color doppler and 4D fetal echocardiography Includes more than 500 illustrations, including more than 150 in color