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

  • Explain the normal measurements of the gravid cervix. 
  • Describe the three methods of imaging the gravid cervix. 
  • Identify the various presentations of the gravid cervix. 
  • Diagram the proper technique for measuring the gravid cervix. 
  • Define the concept of trophotropism.


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 target audience is sonographers, obstetricians, and emergency physicians who routinely need to examine the gravid patient. All other sonographers practicing in this field may also benefit.