Quality in Rheumatology (QIR)
is a label for the members of the Network "Ultrasound Rheumatology", an
organisation of high qualified Swiss Rheumatologists (FMH members) experts in
musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSUS) with a special interest in msus
education, advanced msus training, quality assessment in msus, patient
security and patient management (concept of qir to
Group members enroll themselfes doing continuing
education according to the guidelines of: SGR
and attending to national
congresses with focus on rheumatological and MSUS topics.
Members are well experienced Rheumatologists FMH and experienced
Sonographers. Minimum requirements: experienced teachers or course
COE) and EULAR
(minimum level 1-2), and others.
QIR is an
independent and non-profit organisation.