• 27th Annual Advances in Vascular Imaging & Diagnosis

    Meetings By Mail presents the 27th Annual Advances in Vascular Imaging & Diagnosis.

    This course is the ultrasound component of the VEITHsymposium, and provides a comprehensive update on the diagnosis and management of vascular disease. Topics include Real time B-mode imaging, color and spectral Doppler, non-invasive techniques, thrombo-embolic disease, venous disease, arterial, cerebrovascular, abdominal and vascular lab management, HD video capture provides optimal image clarity, including presenters’ cursor movements. Available in DVD-ROM and Online Streaming formats.

    After completing the 27th Annual Advances in Vascular Imaging & Diagnosis, you will be able to:
    • Describe recent developments in vascular ultrasound technology.
    • Incorporate the Vascular Laboratory into the management of patients with vascular disease.
    • Identify and compare noninvasive tests that are available to aid in the diagnosis of vascular disease.
    • Identify current therapies and their roles for the effective management of peripheral arterial/venous disease, and carotid artery disease.
    • Utilize duplex ultrasound prior to, during and after endovascular procedures.
    • Apply issues regarding Vascular Laboratory management, reimbursement and accreditation to your practice

    Target Audiences:
    Radiologists, Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Surgeons, Technologists and Sonographers seeking to meet Vascular lab CME requirements.

    • Cost: $645
    • Credit hours: 17.5
    • CME credits awarded by: Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education
    • Format: On-Demand Online, DVD-ROM
    • Material last updated: February 15, 2017
    • Expiration of CME credit: February 14, 2019
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)

    After registering, log on and navigate to JUM Tests. The Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) provides 2 or 3 CME self-study tests in every issue. Areas of interest are: Breast, Basic Science, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Gynecology, Musculoskeletal, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Radiology/General and Vascular.

    Some recent activities are:
    • Is Sonothrombolysis an Effective Stroke Treatment?
    • Use of Pelvic Computed Tomography and Sonography in Women of Reproductive Age in the Emergency Department
    • Accuracy of 3-Dimensional Sonography for Diagnosis and Classification of Congenital Uterine Anomalies
    You will also find 6 webinars in various aspects of ultrasound. Some recent titles are:
    • Basic Guidelines for Performing the Obstetrical Ultrasound Exam
    • Scanning the Post Thyroidectomy Neck Overview of Thyroid Cancer
    • Conducting Ultrasound Research and Getting It Published

    Target Audience:
    Radiologists and all other specialties utilizing ultrasound.

    • Cost: $40 - $60
    • Credit hours: 1 per course
    • CME credits awarded by: AIUM
    • Format: On-Demand Online
  • Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute

    Some examples of topics covered by CME activities on the site include:
    • Adult Echocardiography
    • Anesthesiology
    • Critical Care Ultrasound
    • Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
    • Family Medicine/Primary Care
    • Fetal Echocardiography

    Target Audience: Radiologists

    • Cost: $40 per credit
    • Credit hours: 100+
    • CME credits awarded by: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Live Online Meeting
  • SonoWorld

    SonoWorld is devoted entirely to diagnostic ultrasound:
    Emergency and Urgent Care Ultrasound (1.75 hours; $35); and
    Infection Control in Ultrasound: Barrier Protection for Transducers in General and Endocavitary Scanning (0.5 hour; Free).

    Target Audience: Radiologists

    • Cost: $35
    • Credit hours: 2
    • CME credits awarded by: MedImage World
    • Format: On-Demand Online
  • FEATURED

    UCSF Abdomen & Pelvis: CT/MR/US: University of California San Francisco Clinical Update (SA-CME)

    In this course, leading radiologists guide you through this updated review of state-of-the-art abdomino-pelvic imaging and interpretation.
    Topics covered include:
    • Prostate MRI
    • Imaging of the Adrenal Glands
    • Transplant Anatomy and Imaging: Kidney, Liver, Pancreas
    • Uterine Fibroid Evaluation: How Imaging Guides Treatment
    • Renal Tumor Imaging
    • Tips and Tricks for Thyroid Imaging and Biopsy

    After completing this course, you will better be able to:
    • Discuss management of incidental findings
    • Identify indications for the use of different imaging modalities (CT/MRI/US) for various abdomino-pelvic organs and conditions
    • Apply practical approaches to diagnosing both benign and malignant diseases of the abdomen and pelvis
    • Anticipate potential pitfalls in abdomino-pelvic imaging and interpretation
    • Participants of the workshop are expected to learn a) the basic requirements for adequate prostate MR imaging acquisition and b) the use of PIRADS for imaging interpretation

    Target Audience:
    The activity was designed to help the radiologist determine the indications for the different imaging modalities used for the abdomen and pelvis, as well as indications for secondary imaging studies.

    • Cost: $850
    • Credit hours: 11.5
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
    • Material last updated: May 1, 2018
    • Expiration of CME credit: April 30, 2021