Penn Radiology Emergency Imaging: Acute Diagnoses
Penn Radiology Emergency Imaging: Acute Diagnoses is designed to address the most commonly seen disorders occurring in emergent circumstances. An elite faculty will provide participants with practical lessons to enhance image acquisition and interpretation skills for a wide range of clinical presentations. Selected topics in neuroradiology, abdominal, musculoskeletal, chest and pediatric imaging are presented to ensure confident emergency interpretations, so the practitioner is never out of their comfort zone. Worth up to 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, all applicable as SA-CME for Maintenance of Certification requirements.
Credit Hours: 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Includes neuro, abdominal, chest, MSK and pediatric emergency imaging topics. 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
- Pulmonary embolism
- Imaging in the ICU
- Thoracic trauma
- Imaging “found down” patients
- Facial injuries
- Acute RUQ pain
- Abdominal/pelvic trauma
- Musculoskeletal infections
- Muscle injuries
- Pediatric acute abdomen
- Child abuse and much more
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
- Rapidly determine the appropriate imaging study to perform in the acute setting
- Identify common and uncommon clinical conditions encountered in the after-hours setting
- Select the correct imaging protocol particularly for pediatric emergencies to optimize diagnostic accuracy and minimize radiation
- Explain how to handle incidental findings and make appropriate management recommendations
The educational design of this activity addresses the needs of practicing radiologists.
Additional credit info
Release Date: 7/15/19
CME Expiration: 7/14/22
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and Meetings By Mail. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Global Education Group designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
12 hours CT, 9.25 hours MR, 5.75 hours Ultrasound and 1 hour PET/Nuclear Medicine. Several presentations address multiple modalities.
All credits for this enduring material are applicable toward Self Assessment CME requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC).