CME Credit Information

Number of Credits: 2 CME Credits

Credit Type:


Course Objectives

After participating in Fundamentals of Non-Invasive Vascular Testing, Part 2 the participant will: 

1.      Identify the three basic types of duplex ultrasound transducers used for vascular testing

2.      Describe images according to imaging plane and anatomic location

3.      Interpret set-up of Doppler color bar and spectral grid

4.      Assess normal flow direction based on image and Doppler orientation

5.      Employ proper angle correction during exams


Patricia (Tish) Poe, BA RVT FSVU
Vascular Laboratory Educator and Consultant
Athens, GA


This course qualifies for Category A credits and is accepted by the ARRT. The Reference Number and Expiration Date will appear on your certificate.

For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board or other credentialing organization.

Target Audience

Physicians, sonographers and others who perform and/or interpret vascular ultrasound.

System Requirements

In order to complete this program you must have a computer with a recent browser version. You must also have the capability to display and print PDF files in order to view and print out your certificate. (Note: Your CME certificate is stored in your account and is available at any time.)

For any questions or problems concerning this program or for problems related to the printing of the certificate, please contact IAME at 802-824-4433 or

Instructions for Participation and Credit

To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity during the valid credit period. To receive Category A credits, you must receive a minimum score of 75% on the post-test.



In compliance with the Essentials and Standards of the ACCME, the author of this CME tutorial is required to disclose any significant financial or other relationships they may have with commercial interests.

Patricia Poe discloses no such relationships exist.

No one at IAME who had control over the planning or content of this activity has relationships with commercial interests.