Diploma in "Maternal-Fetal Hemodynamics"

General Informations

The Diploma in “Maternal-Fetal Hemodynamics” offers a specific education in ultrasound to evaluate the fetal and maternal (placental) hemodynamics. The Diploma combines theoretical and practical on-site training

Educational Goals

Participants receive high-level education in ultrasound aimed to evaluate Maternal-Fetal Hemodynamic and its use in clinical practice

Specific Goals of Diploma

• To make participants update and improve their knowledge and skills in ultrasound hemodynamic evaluation, sampling the main and relevant maternal-fetal vessels/districts
• To understand the clinical significance of maternal-fetal hemodynamics evaluation in the assessment of fetal well-being
• To use 3D/4D technology for the evaluation of maternal-fetal hemodynamics
• To create shared space for experience and knowledge

Admission Requirements

Candidates can be:
• Obstetricians and gynecologists
• Residency trainers in obstetrics and gynecology
• Medical doctors
• Nurse/midwives with an interest in ob/gyn ultrasound


The theoretical and practical parts are focused on the following topics:
• Fetal growth, placental insufficiency and IUGR
• The stages of fetal hemodynamic failure: typical and atypical patterns
• Sampling techniques of placental vessels and interpretation of results
• Sampling techniques of fetal vessels and interpretation of results
• Management of clinical cases with alterations of maternal-fetal hemodynamics
• Assessment of fetal well-being during the first, second and third trimester of pregnancy
• Maternal-fetal hemodynamics in cases of isoimmunization


After attending the course and passing the final examination, the participants receive a diploma in “Maternal-Fetal Hemodynamics”




4 weeks


Please, contact the secretary at info@psuog.net


G. Clerici, MD, PhD


€ 4,000


PSUOG at the European Medical and Research Center , Via Del Giochetto 06122 Perugia (Italy)

Secretary: For communications/information about the courses, please use the info@psuog.net email address

To attend the course, candidates must fill our application form.