Essential Obstetric Ultrasound for Beginners

Venue: Royal college of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jan 10, 2003 End Date/Time: Jan 10, 2003
Early Registration Date: Dec 20, 2002
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9.25am Welcome and introduction
Dr Lyn Chitty, Consultant, Department of Clinical and Molecular Genetics, Institute of Child Health and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaeoclogy, University College Hospitals, London

9.30am The use of ultrasound to date pregnancies
Dr Trish Chudleigh, Superintendent Sonographer, Fetal Medicine Unit, St George’s Hospital, London

10.00am Basic physics and safety aspects
Dr Tony Evans, Senior Lecturer in Medical Physics, Leeds General Infirmary

10.30am Early pregnancy scanning
Dr Mike Weston, Consultant Radiologist, Ultrasound Department, St James’ University Hospital, Leeds

11.00am COFFEE

11.30am Ultrasound and screening for Down syndrome
Mr Pranav P Pandya, Consultant in Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics, Elizabeth Garret Anderson Hospital, University College Hospital, Huntley Street, London

12 noon Routine fetal anomaly scanning
Dr Fiona Bottomly, Department of Radiography, Superintendant Sonographer, Ultrasound Department, Hillingdon Hospital, Middlesex

12.30pm Evaluation of fetal growth and well-being
Miss Sarah Bower, Consultant in Fetal Medicine, Harris Birthright Research Centre, Kings College Hospital, London

1.00pm LUNCH

2.00pm Presentation, amniotic fluid and placental location
Dr S A Russell, Consultant, Department of Radiology, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

2.30pm Fetal ultrasound – who needs scanning and when?
Mr Mike Wyldes, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Princess of Wales Women's Unit, Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull Hospitals, Birmingham

3.00pm Pre-test counselling – what do women need to know and when?
Dr Elizabeth Dormandy, Research Fellow, Psychology and Genetics Research Group, King’s College Hospital, London

3.30pm TEA

4.00pm Breaking bad news
Dr Joanie Dimivicius, Director, Antenatal Research and Choices (ARC), London

4.30pm Documentation, quality assurance and audit
Dr Jo McHugo, Consultant Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Fetal Medicine, Birmingham Women’s Hospital

5.00pm CLOSE