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All Registrants, In-Person and Live Webinar, have access to the webinar through December 31, 2021.
Program (presented virtually and live-streamed)
Monday, August 9, 2021 – Abdominal Imaging – Michael P. Federle, MD
|7:30 – 8:15||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Hepatic Mass|
|8:15 – 9:00||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Pancreatic Mass|
|9:00 – 9:45||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Cystic Renal Mass|
|9:45 – 9:55||BREAK|
|9:55 – 10:55||Expert Differential Diagnosis: Bowel Wall Thickening|
|10:55 – 11:25||Interactive Case Challenges|
|11:25 – 12:00||Questions|
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 – Abdominal Imaging – Gabriela Gayer, MD
|7:30 – 8:20||Deliberate and Inadvertent Retained Surgical Material in the Chest and Abdomen|
|8:20 – 9:10||Assessing the Post Operative Abdomen|
|9:10 – 10:00||Iatrogenic Complications Affecting the Urinary Tract|
|10:00 – 10:10||BREAK|
|10:10 – 10:55||Acute Abdomen in the Oncologic Patient|
|10:55 – 11:45||Up Against the Wall – Abdominal Wall Masses|
|11:45 – 12:15 PM||Questions|
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 – Chest and Cardiopulmonary Imaging – Marc V. Gosselin, MD
|7:30-8:25am||Acute Care Imaging: What’s Not in the Books|
|8:25-9:25||Diffuse Lung Disease with Polling|
|9:35-10:35||Pulmonary Embolus: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom & Algorithms|
|10:35-11:35||Medical Mythology and Dogma in Cardiopulmonary Imaging|
Thursday, August 12, 2021 – Chest and Cardiopulmonary Imaging – Marc V. Gosselin, MD
|7:30 – 8:15||Conceptual Approach to Cardiac Radiograph|
|8:15 – 8:40||Substernal Chest Pain|
|8:40 – 9:40||Obstructive Pulmonary Disease from the Imaging Perspective – Balloons, Airway Inflammation or Dynamic Collapse|
|9:40 – 9:55||BREAK|
|9:55 – 10:55||The Pulmonary Immune System: A Primer for the Radiologist|
|10:55 – 11:50||Pulmonary Hypertension|
|11:50 – 12:30||Questions|
Faculty (presenting virtually)
Professor Emeritus of Radiology
Professor of Radiology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Professor of Radiology, Tel Aviv University
Professor of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine
Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine
Vision Radiology, Cardiopulmonary Section
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This course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved diagnostic accuracy in multiple applications.At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols to accurately diagnose airway disease, lung infection, & mediastinal masses.
- Describe thoracic radiologic procedures for clinical cancer management.
- Outline CT protocols and techniques for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases of the cardiovascular system.
- Integrate information presented in this course into efforts to improve the imaging skills of the participants.
- Outline CT protocols and techniques in abdominal imaging for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases
The course is intended for practicing radiologists and radiologic nurses, physician assistants, technologists, scientists, residents, fellows and others who are interested in current techniques and applications for advanced diagnostic imaging.
This course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved diagnostic accuracy.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and CME Science. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.
Technologists: This course is pending approval for up to 16.0 ARRT Category A CE credits for those technologists attending the entire course.
CME Certificate Copies
How to Claim your CME Certificate instruction video on www.cmeuniversity.com
Physicians please contact:
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine
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Englewood, CO 80112
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