Basics of ultrasound

Department of Physiology, Bioethics and Biosafety

The aim of the elective discipline “Basics of ultrasound" is to form students”  knowledge,
skills and abilities to conduct ultrasound with further studying the structure and functions of internal
organs.
The main tasks of the elective subject “Basics of ultrasound” are:
to study the general principles of using ultrasound to assess the structure and functions of
organs;
to get acquainted with the main parameters of ultrasound scanners;
to master the basic rules of ultrasound diagnostic methods;
be able to choose the method of ultrasound examination;

to form in students practical skills on an estimation of structure and functions of internal
organs with help of ultrasound diagnostic methods.