Rehabilitative Ultrasound Imaging

Des Moines, IA US
February 7, 2017


CE Session

The CE session from 6:30 - 8 pm WILL NOT be available on-line. 

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IPTA Business Meeting

The IPTA business meeting from 8 - 9 pm WILL BE available both on-site at DMU and on-line. To attend the business meeting on-line, click here

Target Audience

IPTA Southwest District members, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, students.


6:30 pm

Continuing Education Session: Rehabilitative Ultrasound Imaging

  • Describe the differences between rehabilitative ultrasound imaging (RUSI), therapeutic (thermal) ultrasound and intervention ultrasound.
  • Discuss the terminology associated with ultrasound imaging.
  • Locate the appropriate knobs on the ultrasound machine to obtain an image (knobology). 
  • Recognize how the type, orientation and alignment of the probe can influence the images that are obtained. 
  • Generate an identifiable musculoskeletal ultrasound image.  
8 pm

IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting

If you have an item you'd like to add to the agenda, please email Juanita Robel at

9 pmAdjourn


  • Shane McClinton, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS
    Physical Therapist, Physical Therapy Clinic and Assistant Professor, Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Des Moines University
  • DMU clinical students will facilitate the hands-on ultrasound workshop

Continuing Education Credit

Certificates of attendance will given for 1.5 continuing education contact hour. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/07/2017 - 6:30pm CST
Event ends: 
02/07/2017 - 9:00pm CST
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Olsen Center
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.50 CE Contact Hour(s)


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