Led by Dushyant Sahani, MD, this 3-day course focuses on how to improve your abdominal imaging service.
This brand-new course will cover up-to-date CT protocols, latest guidelines on managing incidentalomas, how to report complex post-operative CT, customizing reporting templates for cancer staging, with special reference to what the surgeon needs to know. Plus, the course staff offers their unique approaches to reporting many CT findings which are seen daily, such as dilated bile ducts, small volume nodes, and misty mesentery.
The course also discusses “Do not miss” cases in the major abdominal organs.
The course will cover the following topics:
How to deal with focal liver, pancreas, adrenal and kidney lesions
Pitfalls in liver, pancreas and kidney imaging
Pitfalls in postoperative CT
Newer CT technology, including dual energy CT
The course provides an individual, “hands-on” experience with a case simulator to teach physicians how to accurately acquire and interpret cases affecting various abdomen and pelvic organs and vascular structures performed in both routine and challenging scenarios.
Attendees who complete a minimum of 100 cases will be awarded a certificate of proficiency stating they meet the maintenance of competence case requirement as specified in the ACR–SPR Practice Parameter for the Performance of Computed Tomography (CT) of the Abdomen and Computed Tomography (CT) of the Pelvis.