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ePOCUS Essentials Core Course


One-day hands-on course of basic Point of Care ultrasound, covering the core indications of POCUS (eFAST, aorta, basic cardiac, and pelvis) that is recognized and approved by the Canadian Point of Care Ultrasound Society (CPoCUS) as a required course prior to undergoing the IP certification process. In addition, you will also learn to perform parasternal long and short axis cardiac echocardiogram to assess basic LV function.

For more information about registration and future courses, please refer to the ePOCUS Essentials web site.

ePOCUS Essentials Core IP Boot Camp

Boot Camp Course Overview

Intensive 3-day course that will provide participants with opportunity to take the core ePOCUS Essentials course, AND obtain all requirements for CPoCUS (formerly CEUS) Core Independent Practitioner certification. This includes:

All scans of Cardiac, lung, Abdomen, Aorta and pelvis

All required exams including Practical, Visual, and written components.

For more information about the boot camp and registration information, please refer to the ePOCUS Essentials web site.


McGill University Health Centre - Continuing Medical Education

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