Course Presentations

The following files are converted files from lectures given during the Morriston Head and Neck Ultrasound Workshop when the speakers have agreed to donate their material to the web site for educational use.

Acknowledgment of the authors/speakers generosity in donating this material is implicit and given by me as the Course Director and Web Site author for their generous donation of material. This material is made available in the spirit of education and should be used accordingly, I would ask that acknowledgment of author and source is always used if this material is to be incorporated into further educational projects.

The speaker and date the talk was delivered is given above the relevant presentation, if anyone wishes to contact the author or speaker you can use the contact section on this web site and we will ensure that your enquiry is directed accordingly. This site will also host other Head and Neck Imaging presentations that have been given specifically by me i.e. Rhodri M Evans, again the material is hosted as a means of education, I hope it will be of value.

1. Practical Thyroid Ultrasound.
A review of the use of Ultrasound in assessing thyroid nodules, including a proposal for a Radiological classification of thyroid nodules.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans.
Presented - British Endocrinology Congress, Manchester, March 2010.
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2. Anatomy Demonstration.
A series of annotated diagrams outlining the key Ultrasound Anatomy in the neck.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – Morriston Head and Neck Ultrasound Workshop, 2009.
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3. Ultrasound of the Neck.
An outline of relevant key anatomy followed by the relevant signs to look for in assessing lumps and bumps in the neck. Cysts and abscesses are also dealt with.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – Glasgow/Newcastle ENT Radiology Course, Newcastle ,Feb 2010.
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4. Phantom Recipe.
Here is a "recipe" for the phantoms that we use.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans.
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5. BMUS Summer school, June 2010.
Collection of talks for sonographers given at BMUS Summer School. Short presentations on thyroid, salivary glands, lymph nodes and lumps and bumps.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – Rockliffe Hall, Co Durham, June 8 and 9th.
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6. Thyroid and Parathyroid - Ultrasound evaluation.
Review of the signs, techniques, tips and pitfalls in assessing the thyroid and parathyroid gland with ultrasound.
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – Royal College of Radiologists, summer meeting, London, August 2010.
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7. Intervention in head and neck.
Presentation given at Leeds Radiology Academy, an outline of techniques to be used when carrying out needle biopsies within the head and neck. (Slide presentation only)
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – Leeds Ultrasound Intervention course, September 2010.
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8. How do we biopsy?
Needles, techniques and tips when carrying out biopsies in the head and neck. (Slide presentation only)
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
Presented – BMUS annual congress, Brighton, September 2010.
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9. Sweeps of the Neck.
Author – Rhian Rhys
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10. Thyroid Nodules – The Solution?
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
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11. Thyroid Nodule Ultrasound - Evidence Base and BTA Guidelines
Author – Dr Steve Colley
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12. FNA Sample Preparation
Author – Dr Tim Bracey
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13. Ultrasound of the Salivary Glands
Author – Dr Nicholas Drage
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14. A Consultant sonographers perspective of setting up a sonographer led service
Author – Catherine Kirkpatrick
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15. A review including examples of the U classification for thyroid nodules
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
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16. Latest(2018) version of sweeps presentation as developed by Dr Rhian Rhys
Author – Rhian Rhys
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17. A review and discussion of the implications of the new BSHNI thyroid guidelines from the main author Dr Steve Colley
Author – Dr Steve Colley
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18. Lecture describing new innovations in practice and points to watch out for in using US technology ,in particular with reference to thyroid nodules
Author – Dr Andy McQueen
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19. How I do it ,tips and hints from Dr Tim Beale
Author – Dr Tim Beale
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20. Mistakes made and lessons learned ,tips and hints to avoid error
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
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21. A quick guide with appropriate links as an introductory talk on "knobology"
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
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22. A pathologists outline of the current topical points to consider
Author – Dr Tim Bracey
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23. A pathologist’s tips on how and how not to provide FNA samples
Author – Dr Tim Bracey
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24. Tips re searching for parathyroid adenomas, use of alcohol and charcoal in the head and neck -tips for future practice
Author – Dr Rhodri M Evans
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25. Relevant BSHNI guidelines and review papers
Author – Rhian Rhys
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