- Language: English
- 318 Pages
- Published: October 2012
- Region: Global
Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging:CT/MR/US
- Published: May 2013
- Region: Global, United States
- CME Group
UCSF's Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging: CT/MR/US unique self-study program was specifically designed to meet the continuing education needs of practicing clinical radiologists and those working in an academic environment. You will benefit from the great lectures and speakers captured on high-quality, digital video.
The UCSF Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging: CT/MR/US activity’s main goal is to enhance the interpretation of body imaging studies and to improve clinical practice, by providing an updated review of state-of-the-art imaging methods and evidence-based practice in CT, MR and US imaging of the gastrointestinal and genitourinary systems. Addtionally, the corresponding ACR guidelines on managing incidental findings in the kidney, adrenal, liver and pancreas on CT scans will be discussed.
The activity is intended for radiologists from all types of clinical practice.
- Utilize the ACR recommendations for managing incidental fi ndings in the kidney, liver, adrenal gland, and pancreas on CT scans.
- Identify indications for the use of different imaging modalities (CT/MRI/US) for various abdomino-pelvic organs and conditions.
- Apply practical approaches to diagnosing both benign and malignant diseases of the abdomen and pelvis.
- Anticipate potential pitfalls in abdomino-pelvic imaging and interpretation.
- Demonstrate improved ability to assess fetal abnormalities with ultrasound.
The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Certificates and Credit
The total credits are inclusive of 4.25 in CT, 3.75 in MR, and 3.25 in US.
CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation, as well as payment of a $35 processing fee. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.
Release and Expiration Dates
Series Released: May 16, 2013
Series Expires: May 15, 2016
* Note on formats:
ONLINE: Includes Streaming Video online, PDF syllabus, and CME information. You will also receive 1 MP4 disc plus free shipping.
VIDEO: Includes 6 DVDs and 1 MP4 disc with carrying case, PDF syllabus and CME information. SHOW LESS READ MORE >
Topics & Speakers
- Renal Masses: FAQ in Contemporary Practice
- Small Bowel: What Not to Miss
- Post-Surgical Changes: Pearls and Pitfalls
Z. Jane Wang, MD
- CT/MRI of the Adrenals
- Top 10 Gynecologic Indications for MRI
- Imaging of Bariatric Surgery
Antonio C. Westphalen, MD
- Ovarian Masses: Emphasis on Benign Masses
- Challenging Fetal Genitourinary Diagnoses
- Sonography of Renal Transplants
- Efficient and Effective Analysis of the Fetal Heart
Roy A. Filly, MD
- 30 Everything You Need to Know About the Spleen in Less than an Hour
- Primary Retroperitoneal Masses: An Approach to Diagnosis
Emily M. Webb, MD
- Cirrhotic Liver: Focal Liver Lesion Characterization
- Management of Incidental Liver Lesions
- Pancreatic Cancer: What the Surgeons and Oncologists Want to Know
- Management of Incidental Cystic Pancreatic Lesions
Kumar E. Sandrasegaran, MD
- Questions and Discussion