Body Imaging (Course 2023) CME science course

110 $

This course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance abdominal imaging interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved accuracy in abdominal imaging applications. At the conclusion of this activity, participants should better be able to: outline protocols and techniques in imaging, describe the imaging anatomy and protocols that are necessary to arrive at a diagnosis of liver diseases, outline CT protocols and techniques in abdominal imaging for improved clinical diagnosis of diseases, and use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols in body imaging to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases. This course is intended for practicing radiologists and radiologic nurses, physician assistants, scientists, residents, fellows and others who are interested in current techniques and applications for abdominal imaging. Faculty include Kristen Bird, MD; Kathryn Flory, MD; Kathryn Fowler, MD; Aya Kamaya, MD; Robert Marks, MD; and Ronald Zagoria, MD. The course curriculum includes Sonographic Evaluation of Acute Bowel Pathology, Endometrial Cancer – Pearls for Gyn One Tumor Board, Rectal Cancer, Unusual imaging features of HCC, Practical MRI, Pancreas Imaging, Cystic Renal Masses: Updated v. 2019 Bosniak Classification, Ovarian Cystic Lesions, Postpartum Bleeding, Bladder and Ureter, Imaging of Conditions Affecting Fertility, Imaging of Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, Imaging of the Peritoneum, Updated and Improved Contrast Material Guidelines, Kidney Tumor Ablation, Technique and Follow-Up Imaging, Essential Prostate MRI, Renal and Adrenal Mass Imaging, CT Urography: Optimal Technique and Interpretation, and Imaging of Urinary Tract Infections.