UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal & Thoracic


Course Outline
This five-day course is designed for both the general and specialized radiologist in practice, and will provide an update on clinically relevant topics in chest, abdominal and ob-gyn imaging. Practical applications of body imaging will be emphasized throughout, with interpretation tips for both routine and emerging applications. Areas of focus will include the female pelvis and early pregnancy, the male pelvis, CT/MR of the liver and other gastrointestinal conditions, and a thorough review of the thoracic cavity covering standard pulmonary protocols. Sessions will end with an opportunity for question and answer or discussion.

Self-Assessment (SAM) Credits
This course will off er 22.5 Self-Assessment credits (pending approval and subject to change): 8.25 in Gastrointestinal, 3.25 in Genitourinary, 3.25 in ObGyn/US, and 7.75 in Thoracic. As of January 1, 2013, updated MOC Part 2 requirements: 75 CME credits every three years, at least 25 of which must be self-assessment activities.

Course Objectives
At the completion of this course, the attendee should be able to:
1. Diagnose common causes of acute pelvic pain in nonpregnant women
2. Recognize the appearance of ectopic pregnancy
3. Utilize ultrasound to identify fi ndings suggestive and defi nitive of pregnancy failure in the first trimester;
4. Diff erentiate common solitary liver masses
5. Describe the proper management of a renal incidentaloma
6. Evaluate the small and large bowel in patients with abdominal pain
7. Diagnose common and atypical pancreatic masses
8. Apply updated guidelines for the diagnosis and management of lung nodules and lung cancer
9. Recognize typical and atypical appearance of thoracic emergencies including pulmonary embolism and acute aortic syndromes
10. Diff erentiate pathologic conditions from benign incidentalomas and mimics in the lungs, heart and mediastinum
11. Apply standard terminology to improve description and classifi cation of interstitial lung disease, small airways disease and bronchiectasis on HCRT.

Termine und Preise
Body Imaging on Kona: Abdominal & Thoracic CT/MR/US
20.01. - 25.01.2019
/ Ab 06:30 Uhr
Kohala Coast, Hawaii (Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika)
/ Fairmont Orchid
By 11/23/18 After 11/23/18
Standerd Registration (no UCSF Rad paid course 2018 cal year) $ 1.225,00 $ 1.295,00
Silver Status 10% discount (1 UCSF Rad paid course 2018 cal year) $ 1.095,00 $ 1.170,00
Gold Status 20% discount (2 UCSF Rad paid course 2018 cal year) $ 965,00 $ 1.040,00
Platinum Status 30% discount (3 UCSF Rad paid courses 2018 cal year) $ 835,00 $ 910,00