2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DMSO 2010 - OB Second and Third Trimesters

Prerequisite: DMSO 1020 , DMSO 1070  
Using classroom instruction and laboratory experiences this course introduces the knowledge of fetal anatomy, pathology, pathophysiology and procedures for diagnostic medical sonography. Instruction emphasizes normal fetal growth, fetal anomalies and maternal complications throughout all the second and third trimesters. Topics include: fetal assessment in the normal second and third trimesters; extra-fetal assessment of the second and third trimesters; assess abnormal fetal growth; high risk obstetrics; fetal structural abnormalities; genetic abnormalities and syndromes; interventional procedures; post-partum complications; prudent use; and performance standards and documentation. Student laboratory scanning hours are included in this course.   Contact hours: Class - 2, Lab - 2. Credit hours: 3 (F)