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Foot and Ankle Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course – SonoSite / The Royal College of Radiologists

November 11, 2016 @ 8:45 AM - 4:30 PM


Ultrasound is a very effective tool for diagnosing a wide variety of foot and ankle problems, particularly soft tissue problems.  It can also highlight injuries or problems with muscles, tendons, joints and bones in the feet.  Ultrasound also allows you to monitor how well tendons, muscles and ligaments are healing.  This course will provide you with an introduction to ultrasound of the foot and ankle and includes ultrasound appearances of lower limb pathologies.

Common problems for which ultrasound may be prescribed include:

  • Bursitis.
  • Heel spurs or plantar fasciitis.
  • Injuries of the ligaments, tendons, or cartilage.
  • Morton’s neuroma.
  • A presence of foreign bodies.
  • Soft tissue masses.
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome.
  • Tendonitis or tears in a tendon.

This course is aimed at podiatrists, foot and ankle surgeons, physiotherapists, sports medicine specialists and anyone practicing in musculoskeletal medicine who have little or no experience of musculoskeletal ultrasound and who wish to obtain an introduction in musculoskeletal ultrasound skills.

Registration Fee:  £230.00 includes VAT, refreshments, lunch and course materials. Pre-Course materials are available online by visiting the ‘Your Orders’ section after registration.

All classes require a minimum number of attendees and thus SonoSite Ltd reserves the right to cancel a course if the minimum number is not met. SonoSite Ltd is not responsible for any travel and/or lodging reimbursements in case of cancellation. Please email if the status of the class is not known.


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SonoSite Education Centre, Luton
240 The Village, Butterfield, Great Marlings
Luton, England LU2 8DL United Kingdom
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