DUTEC 180 Advanced Studies Obstetrics • 3 Cr.


Examines issues relating to the clinical practicum in abdominal and obstetrics/gynecology. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program or permission of program chair.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Describe the standard ultrasound imaging protocol for the high risk obstetrical scan.
  • Identify, using ultrasound images, the normal and most common abnormal sonographic features of an obstetrical ultrasound.
  • Describe and correlate etiology, clinical signs and symptoms, other diagnostic tests and sequelae of disease for an obstetrical ultrasound.
  • Identify and describe common imaging pitfalls and artifacts for the high risk obstetrical scan.