By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Explain patient positioning for examining native vessels of the lower extremity. 
  • Recognize spectral Doppler waveforms of normal lower extremity arteries. 
  • Demonstrate procedures for examining lower arterial bypass grafts. 
  • Discuss equipment adjustments necessary for examining lower extremity arteries. 
  • Demonstrate proper sonographic technique when examining the lower extremity arterial system.


ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT - Technologists                   

CREDIT HOURS:  1                

Accreditation Information: 

Unless otherwise noted, this program will be ASRT-approved as a Category A program by the first start date. You must submit the required information by the deadline date to obtain continuing education credit. 

Target Audience

The course objectives specifically target ultrasound technologists, sonologists, vascular technologists, physicians, and nurses. All other technologists practicing in this field may also benefit.