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Study Resources

Resource List
Information needed for the examination is available in standard texts and journals dealing with neuromuscular ultrasound.*

AANEM Guidelines  Books
  • Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound by Jon. A. Jacobson, MD (book)
  • Neuromuscular Ultrasound: Expert Consult by Francis Walker, MD and Michael Cartwright, MD (book)
  • Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Getting Started by Jeffrey A. Strakowski, MD (book)
  • Ultrasound Evaluation of Focal Neuropathies: Correlation with Electrodiagnosis by Jeffrey A. Strakowski, MD (book)
AANEM products
  *Please note that the ABEM does not necessarily consult the material on this list in the development of examination questions.