Order DVDPET/CT and SPECT/CT

Theory, Practice, and Clinical Experience

Price: $250.00

Credit: No CME

Date: September 29, 2010

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Item#: 2010-3

Course Description

This Course provides theoretical, technical, and clinical information about the basic biologic needs for the functional and anatomical imaging offered by PET/CT and SPECT/CT, the emergence of these modalities, their specific clinical applications in diagnosis, evaluation of therapy and early detection of recurrence of malignant tumors and a glimpse about the emerging molecular imaging.

Educational Objectives

The objectives of the course are to make the audience familiar with the basic principles, the methodology, the indications and the normal patterns of PET/CT and SPECT/CT and to further familiarize the audience with the most frequent abnormal patterns specific to body regions and tumor identity.

Target Audience

The target audiences are Radiologists and Nuclear Medicine specialists, who want to attend a complete and upgraded theoretical and practical review of the topics of PET/CT and SPECT/CT and to familiarize themselves with the normal and the abnormal studies.

Disclosure Statement

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.

Accreditation

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.

Designation Statement

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: September 20, 2010
Expiration Date: September 20, 2013

Method of Physician Participation

To earn CME credit, you must watch all the lectures for this course (DVDs), and read the course materials and complete a post assessment CME quiz. Estimated time to complete course – 11 hours.

Evaluation Method

Each CME activity includes a post assessment CME Quiz and course evaluation to determine that the learning objectives have been met and that the activity was of educational value to the target audience and was unbiased. The evaluation also assesses whether or not the CME activity resulted in a change in physician practice behavior and offers participants a method of feedback.

DVD Set Contents

Box Contents

Contains:
one (1) DVD set and
one (1) CME application.
Additional CME applications may be purchased for an additional $325.00 per application.

Disc 1

Imaging in Nuclear Medicine – Sfakianakis

PET/CT and SPECT/CT – Georgiou

Disc 2

Oncology and FDG – Nayak

PET/CT: Normals and Variations – Sfakianakis

Disc 3

PET/CT Non-Cancer Evaluations – Sfakiankis

PET/CT in Brain, Head, Neck, and Thyroid Cancer – Segall

Disc 4

Artifacts – Nayak

PET/CT Protocols – Segall

Disc 5

New Molecular Imaging Agents – Segall

Lymphoma– Nayak

Disc 6

Chest Tumors with FDG PET/CT – Macapinlac

Abdominal Tumors with FDG PET/CT– Macapinlac

Disc 7

Pelvic Tumors with FDG PET/CT – Macapinlac

PET/CT and SPECT Imaging in Pediatrics – Shulkin

Disc 8

PDG PET/CT Imaging in Pediatric Oncology – Shulkin

SPECT/CT: Anderson Cancer Center Experience – Macapinlac

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

George N. Sfakianakis, MD

Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics
Director, Division of Nuclear Medicine
Department of Radiology
University of Miami
Miller School of Medicine
I have nothing to Disclose regarding the following lectures.

Faculty

Mike Georgiou, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Radiology
Director of Basic Science in Nuclear Medicine
Nuclear Medicine Physicist
Division of Nuclear Medicine
Department of Radiology
University of Miami
Miller School of Medicine
I have nothing to Disclose regarding the following lectures.

Homer Macapinlac, MD

Professor and Chairman
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Division of Diagnostic Imaging
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Disclosure: I have affiliations with GE Healthcare.

Sundeep Nayak, MD

Associate Professor of Neuroradiology and
Nuclear Medicine
University of California School of Medicine
Radiologist, Bay Imaging Consultants
Medical Group
I have nothing to Disclose regarding the following lectures.

George Segall, MD

Chief, VA Palo Alto
Nuclear Medicine Service
Professor of Radiology
Stanford University
Nuclear Medicine Service 115,
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
I have nothing to Disclose regarding the following lectures.

Barry L. Shulkin, MD

Department of Radiology
University of Tennessee Health Science
Center Chief, Nuclear Medicine Division
Radiological Sciences
I have nothing to Disclose regarding the following lectures.

Policies

Return Policy

Unlike physical goods, electronically distributed software can be easily duplicated. Accordingly, it is our policy that once we have distributed software to a customer, the sale is final, and you may not return the software for a refund or credit.

Defective Software

Defective software will be exchanged within 30 days of receipt of merchandise (the date carrier lists the package as received) with the same title and subject to availability.

Cancellations

We cannot guarantee the cancellation of products that are not pre-orders due to the speed of the fulfillment process. Please send a written request to iicmemail@gmail.comto cancel any order. If we are able to accommodate the request, we will send a cancellation number to confirm your order cancellation. A 10% restocking fee (based on invoice subtotal) will be charged to the customer for any refused shipment. (For example: If the customer does not accept the package at the time of delivery by the courier).

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 on each DVD for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosure will be made at the beginning of each lecture.