Learn how a growing number of rheumatologists use ultrasound for evaluation of joint and bone pathologies and inflammatory conditions.


Welcome to GE Healthcare’s dedicated website for rheumatology! GE is pleased to provide you with a one-stop access to clinically relevant information that can help you successfully incorporate ultrasound into your clinic or practice, or continue your search for topics to help advance your knowledge. For example, quantitative tools, like the one you see on the image to the right, are part of GE’s comprehensive set of advanced tools for rheumatology to help you detect synovitis. 

We hope you find this site valuable. Please contact us if there are other topics that you’d like added to this site.

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The following organizations, books and websites have been gathered to provide you with a breadth of options for professional support and ongoing education.

Professional Organizations

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Educational Websites - Rheumatologists

Educational Websites - All Specialties


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  • Practical Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, by Eugene G. McNally (Elsevier, publisher)
  • Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, by Jon Jacobson (Saunders, publisher)
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, by Joseph Inrocaso and Marnix van Holsbeeck (Mosby, publisher)
  • Ultrasound of the Musculoskeletal System, by Stephano Bianchi and Carlo Martinoli (Springer, publisher)
  • Guide to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for the Rheumatologist, by H.A. Bruyn and W.A. Schmidt (Bohn Stafleu van Logham, publisher)
  • Sonography of the Extremities, by Randy E. Moore, DC, RDMS (CreateSpace, publisher)
  • Atlas of Ultrasound Guided Procedures in Interventional Pain Management, by Samer Narouze (Springer, publisher)
  • Atlas of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Anatomy, by Mike Bradley (Cambridge, publisher)
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Anatomy and Technique, by John O'Neill (Springer, publisher)
  • Normal Ultrasound Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System: A Practical Guide, by Silvestri, Muda and Sconfienza (Springer, publisher)
  • Neuromuscular Ultrasound: Expert Consult- Online and Print, by Francis Walker and Michael Cartwright (Saunders, publisher)
  • High Resolution Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Diagnostics: A Guide for Clinicians Involved in Diagnosis and Management of Peripheral Nerve Disorders, by Wilder-Smith, Rajendran and Therimadasamy (World Scientific Publishing Company, publisher)
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound with MRI Correlations, by Dogra and Gaitini (Thieme, publisher)
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics, by Nelson Hager (Saunders, publisher)
  • Essential Applications of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology, by Wakefield and D'Agostino (Elsevier, publisher)


The following educational information is tailored specifically to the use of ultrasound in rheumatology, and can be found online. To obtain more information about any of the topics listed below, click on the web site link provided.

DVD Programs 

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Tutorials (Fees may be assessed) 

GE Healthcare Video Case Studies
Hear from rheumatologists who are successfully using ultrasound to help diagnose and treat patients. 

Other Online Video Resources 


We've identified the following ultrasound courses designed specifically for rheumatologists. To obtain more information about the courses listed below, click on the web site link provided.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course for Rheumatologists—Intermediate
Date and location to be determined
View course website to register.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course for Rheumatologists—Fundamentals
Date and location to be determined

This ultrasound course provides a broad foundation in the anatomy and pathophysiology of the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, hip, knee, foot and ankle and ultrasound guidance of aspirations, injections and biopsies.
View course website to register.


The information on this page is provided for informational purposes only. GE does not endorse any third parties or specific techniques.