Designed for both the practicing radiologist and the senior resident or fellow, this course reviews current concepts of state-of-the-art imaging of all organ systems, encompassing all modalities. Practical applications of multidetector CT, MR imaging and MR angiography, and PET imaging will be stressed.
At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:
- Review basics of CT, MRI and PET for studying cardiac anatomy, function and hemodynamics
- Be able to identify pertinent findings with respect to diseases of the thorax, central nervous system, musculoskeletal system, and the abdomen and pelvis in the adult and pediatric populations
- Be able to prescribe protocols for Vascular and Cardiac Imaging using multidetector CT and MR imaging
- Be able to perform advanced imaging techniques such as virtual colonoscopy, CT-Urography, Breast MR Imaging, and Gynecologic and Fetal Imaging, and be able to incorporate them into everyday practice
- Be able to describe the steps involved in basic interventional procedures
This course is intended …
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The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 35.76 AMA PRA Category 1™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Release Date: November 30, 2006
Expiration Date: November 30, 2009