Supplement your learning for the ISUOG Pre-Congress Course "Ultrasound for diagnosis and pre-surgical staging of deep endometriosis (DIE)."
Thank you for joining the pre-congress course “Ultrasound for diagnosis and pre-surgical stagining of deep endometrioisis (DIE)” course taking place in Singapore on Saturday, 20th April 2018, as part of the 28th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. During this one-day course you will receive a full view of the approach to the normal brain and heart followed by a detailed discussion of common and rare malformations affecting these organs. This course will Improve your knowledge on fetal neurosonography, will help you get the routine scan right every time, and develop your ability to detect abnormalities using orthogonal planes. A hands-on demonstration and a final quiz will challenge your knowledge. Explore the topic before you attend our course.
Explore the topic
In order to make the most of this learning experience and help you achieve your learning objectives, we have prepared a path to guide you from the essentials to our course’s topics through ISUOG resources. The material below, will take you from the most basic aspects to a more comprehensive view of fetal anomalies, and some may even grant you CME points.
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This course is the perfect opportunity for you to dive in our rich material and discover or re-discover more advanced approaches to the topic, research updates or related educational material of a more advanced level:
UoG Journal Articles
- Accuracy of transvaginal ultrasound for diagnosis of deep endometriosis in the rectosigmoid: systematic review and meta-analysis
- Accuracy of transvaginal ultrasound for diagnosis of deep endometrioisis in uterosacral ligaments, rectovaginal septum, vagina and bladder: systematic review and meta-analysis
- Performance of ultrasound-based endometriosis staging system (UBESS) for predicting level of complexity of laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis
- Role of transvaginal ultrasound in evaluation of ureteral movement in deep infiltrating endometrioisis
- Systematic approach to sonographic evaluation of the pelvis in women with suspected endometriois, including terms, definitions and measurments: a consensus opinion from the International Deep Endometriosis Analysis (IDEA) group
- Transvaginal ultrasound vs magnetic resonance imaging for diagnosing deep infiltrating endometriosis: systematic review and meta-analysis
View past talks given by these speakers on On Demand.
ISUOG World Congress Chair 2018
Specialties: Gynecological ultrasound; early pregnancy
Prof. Stefano Guerriero is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Cagliari, Italy from 2016 to present. He graduated in Medicine at the University of Pisa, Italy, in 1988, and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1992 at the same university. He was Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cagliari University from 2006 to 2016 and Assistant Professor from 1999 to 2006. He has been an editor of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2011.
He is the author of more than 145 scientific publications.
Specialties: 3D & 4D ultrasound; gynecological ultrasound; gynecological oncology; endometriosis
Languages: English; French; Spanish; Italian
ISUOG Fellowship, 2014
Davor Jurkovic is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Director of Gynaecology Diagnostic and Outpatient Treatment Unit at University College Hospital, London. He is an internationally recognised expert in gynaecological and early pregnancy ultrasound. He has published extensively on these topics and has edited five books. He has helped to develop and run the RCOG training programmes in gynaecological ultrasound, acute gynaecology and early pregnancy. He is also a founding member of the educational charity Focus on Gynaecology. Read more.
Specialties: Endometriosis, early pregancy complications, ultrasound in gynaecology, benign gyanecological conditions, diagnosis of uterine and ovarian cancer.
Specialties: 3D & 4D ultrasound; gynecological ultrasound; gynecological oncology; early pregnancy; reproductive medicine
Languages: English; German; Italian
Prof. Juan Luis Alcazar is a full Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain. He is a member of the Board of International Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Alcázar JL, Galván R, Albela S, Martinez S, Pahisa J, Jurado M, López-García G. Assessing myometrial infiltration by endometrial cancer: uterine virtual navigation with three-dimensional US. Radiology. 2009 Mar;250(3):776-83.
Alcázar JL, García-Manero M. Ovarian endometrioma vascularization in women with pelvic pain. Fertil Steril. 2007 Jun;87(6):1271-6 4. Alcazar JL, Galvan R. Three-dimensional power Doppler ultrasound scanning for the prediction of endometrial cancer in women with postmenopausal bleeding and thickened endometrium. Am J Obstet Gynecol.
Specialties: 3D & 4D ultrasound; gynecological ultrasound; gynecological oncology; early pregnancy
Languages: English; Spanish