Body Imaging: State of the Art will focus on cutting edge topics in Body CT , MRI and Ultrasound with a strong clinical emphasis on emergency radiology , screening, oncology and imaging and problem solving in the pregnant patient.
At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:
- Improve skills in body imaging procedures and interpretations
- Improve diagnostic acumen in body imaging as it especially relates to emergent, oncologic and obstetric-gynecologic imaging
- Develop a better understanding of state of the art body imaging as it relates to screening examinations
- Differentiate whole body screening from targeted screening
- Determine which patients are candidates for targeted screening
- Reinforce basic MR imaging techniques and expand upon those with current technologic breakthroughs
- Integrated CT, MR and US to develop effective and cost effective approaches to diagnose challenging disease entities
- Increase Knowledge of US contrast agents and their clinical applications
- Become familiar with 3-D Ultrasound indications
- Increased knowledge on the role and future of Molecular Imaging
Practicing radilologists, radiology residents, sonographers, CT and MR technologists.
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 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credits may be claimed until January 1, 2009.