This course has been designed for radiology residents, radiologists, cardiologists, and internists who desire a state-ofthe-art 3-day review of cardiothoracic imaging. The Friday sessions include lectures combined with “Hot Seat” individual case reviews under the supervision of the faculty. Attendees will have ample opportunity to discuss numerous cases. The Saturday and Sunday sessions focus on a state-of-the-art review of cardiac MDCT. In addition to lectures, attendees will have the opportunity to actively participate in 50 mentored/interpreted cases which will be reviewed in an audience response system.
At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe technical aspects of Cardiac CT
- Describe the role of contrast imaging techniques in the evaluation of chest pain
- Describe radiographic patterns of diffuse lung disease
- Review 50 mentored cardiac cases
Practicing radiologists and cardiologists and radiology residents.
It is the policy of the International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for commercial support of CME activities. All faculty participants in IICME programs are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to this meeting or its content. Faculty disclosure forms are included in the course syllabus and are available at the registration desk for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosures will be made at the beginning of each lecture.
The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 16.6 AMA PRA Category 1™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Level 2 for this activity does not qualify the individual for interpretation of the studies, nor does the SCCT have a “verification” for level 1 training.
Release Date: January 15, 2008
Expiration Date: January 15, 2011