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Case-based Review of Pediatric Radiology...

Case-based Review of Pediatric Radiology: Pediatric Trauma
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Donald P. Frush, MD, Thomas Laurence Slovis, MD, Carlos Jesus Sivit, MD, and Kathleen Helme Emery, MD Code: CP51 Objective: This session has three sections. The first is Update on Nonaccidental Trauma, which discuss the various types of acute intracranial hemorrhage on both CT and MR. Attendees will understand the difference between vitamin D...

Essentials of Genitourinary Imaging

Essentials of Genitourinary Imaging
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Giles W. Boland, MD, Rodney Harris Reznek, MBBCh, and Ronald Jay Zagoria, MD Code: ES51 Objective: This session has three sections. First is Infection of the Genitourinary Tract, in which attendees will become familiar with the range of GU infections. They will also understand how and when to image. This section discusses the optimal choice of...

Pulmonary Embolism and Pulmonary Arteria...

Pulmonary Embolism and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Concepts and Controversies
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Lacey Washington, MD, Sanjeev Bhalla, MD, Diana Litmanovich, MD, and Aletta Ann Frazier, MD Code: RC601 Objective: This session has four sections. First is Acute Pulmonary Embolism, which highlights population trends in the evaluation of patients with suspected PE. This section discusses the prevalence and clinical significance of subsegmental...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology: G...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology: Gastrointestinal—Gallbladder and Bile Ducts
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Ivan Pedrosa, MD, Benjamin M. Yeh, MD, and Christine O. Menias, MD Code: RC509 Objective: This session has three sections. First is Techniques for CT and MR Imaging, it reviews the basic anatomy and physiology of the biliary system. It also describes current available CT and MR techniques for evaluation of the bile ducts and gallbladder...

CT Technology Update: The Cutting Edge

CT Technology Update: The Cutting Edge
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Martin H. K. Hoffmann, MD, Marc Dewey, MD, U. Joseph Schoepf, MD, and Jonathan Avrom Leipsic, MD Code: RC503 Objective: This session has four sections. First is 256-Section CT of the Heart, which discusses appropriate acquisition protocols for performing coronary angiography utilizing 8cm detectors. It also highlights appropriate rest periods for...

Cardiovascular Imaging: Cardiac CT, Inte...

Cardiovascular Imaging: Cardiac CT, Integrative Cardiothoracic CT, and Cardiac MR Imaging
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Charles S. White, MD, Martine J. Remy-Jardin, MD, PhD, Gautham P. Reddy, MD, and H. Page McAdams, MD Code: RC501 Objective: This session discusses the clinical manifestations and imaging assessment of acute, non-traumatic, aortic syndromes, including aortic dissection, intramural hematoma and penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer. The session also...

Case-based Review of Nuclear Medicine: P...

Case-based Review of Nuclear Medicine: PET/CT Workshop—Head and Neck Cancers
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Michael M. Graham MD, PhD, and Michael M. Graham, MD, PhD Code: CC31 Objective: This session recognizes the appearance of normal structures of the head and neck in FDG PET CT studies. It also recognizes the appearance and location of common tumors of the head and neck in FDG PET CT studies. Attendees will learn the nodal stations in the head and...

Emergency Radiology Series: Managing You...

Emergency Radiology Series: Managing Your Emergency Radiology Practice
Time: 08:30 AM – 12:00 PM Author: O. Clark West, MD, Stephen Ledbetter, MD, and Jorge A. Soto, MD Code: VE21 Objective: This session has twelve sections. The first is Imaging Utilization in the Emergency Center, while second is Trends in Utilization Rates of the Different Imaging Modalities in Emergency Departments: Nationwide Medicare Data from 2000-2008. Third section is...

Imaging of the Mediastinum (How-to- Work...

Imaging of the Mediastinum (How-to- Workshop)
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Paul L. Molina, MD, Katherine Rachel Birchard, MD, and Lacey Washington, MD Code: RC251 Objective: This session reviews normal mediastinal anatomy, and describes appearance of the normal mediastinum on plain film, with use of correlative CT and/or MRI. The session aims to increase the ability to recognize a variety of mediastinal diseases on...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology Ph...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology Physics: CT and MR Imaging—Assessment of Image Quality.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Willi A. Kalender, PhD, Edward F. Jackson, PhD,  John M. Boone, Jiang Hsieh, and Jeffrey H. Siewerdsen Code: RC232 Objective: This session has three sections. The first is Image Quality Metrics, which informs attendees in regards to the activities of the ICRU committee on patient dose and image quality in CT. This section discusses proposed new...

Improving Your PET Practice.

Improving Your PET Practice.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Harry Agress and Paul David Shreve Code: RC211 Objective: Attendees will learn more about the common pitfalls of PET/CT image interpretation in a busy radiology practice and solutions for interpretive errors and oversights. This session discusses key significance of thoroughly evaluating both the PET (metabolic) and CT (anatomic) components and...

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