Classic Lectures in Body Imaging With CT 2017 (CME Videos)
This CME activity is a comprehensive practical review of body CT imaging. The program is a detailed analysis from basic applications to more advanced protocols and new imaging techniques. Emerging technologies, pitfalls and recent technical enhancements designed to reduce radiation dose are discussed.
The CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate diagnostic imaging physicians. It should also be useful for referring physicians who order these studies so that they might gain a greater appreciation of the strengths and limitations of clinically relevant CT studies.
- Recognize the CT appearance of normal anatomy and common pathology of the abdomen and chest.
- Discuss the utility of CT and CTA in the diagnosis and evaluation of abdominal trauma.
- Differentiate benign and malignant nodules in the chest, liver, pancreas and kidneys.
- Optimize body CT protocols to minimize radiation dose.