National Diagnostic Imaging Symposium™

World Class CME and Oakstone Clinical Update

Experience this renowned radiology symposium to improve your knowledge of diagnostic imaging.

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Learn from Radiology Experts

The diverse faculty of the National Diagnostic Imaging Symposium ™ provides you with the benefits of the expertise from some of the best hospitals in the country. These highly skilled educators will help you to better:

  • Evaluate patients with a variety of cardiac and vascular issues, using both MRI and CT
  • Understand imaging techniques and interpret imaging results for the musculoskeletal system
  • Apply MDCT to the diagnosis and staging of gastrointestinal tumors
  • Understand techniques and indications for breast MRI and describe mammographic findings
  • Use HRCT to diagnose a variety of chest disorders
  • Use ultrasound to accurately diagnose disorders of the abdomen, pelvis, breast and arteries

Convenient Radiology CME

Bringing a renowned faculty of over 40 radiology experts from all over the country to you, this radiology review CME course is available online and on DVD video. Covering all sub-specialties of radiology, the National Diagnostic Imaging Symposium ™ provides you with up to 71 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. You can choose to learn on your own as your schedule allows or follow this radiology continuing medical education review with your colleagues via our Additional User Package.

Musculoskeletal

  • MRI of Athletic Injuries of the Pelvis and Proximal Femurs - Mark W. Anderson, MD
  • MRI of Osseous Trauma: Bone Bruises and Beyond - Mark W. Anderson, MD
  • MRI of the Knee: What the Surgeon Wants to Know - Mark W. Anderson, MD
  • MRI/Arthroscopy Correlation: The Shoulder - Cree M. Gaskin, MD
  • MRI of Soft Tissue Masses - Cree M. Gaskin, MD
  • MRI of the Wrist: A Case-Based Approach - Cree M. Gaskin, MD
  • MRI of the Ankle: Chronic Lateral Pain - Clyde A. Helms, MD
  • MRI of the Lumbar Spine: Disc Disease - Clyde A. Helms, MD
  • MRI of the Shoulder: Mimics and Pitfalls - Clyde A. Helms, MD
  • Elbow Instability with Emphasis on the Critical Ligaments and Other Stabilizing Structures - Donald L. Resnick, MD
  • Glenohumeral Joint Instability: All You Need to Know - Donald L. Resnick, MD
  • Human Tendons with Emphasis on the Rotator Cuff of the Shoulder - Donald L. Resnick, MD

Breast Imaging

  • Challenges in Breast Ultrasound - Catherine S. Giess, MD
  • Complicated Cases - Catherine S. Giess, MD
  • Problem Solving and Strategies in Stereotactic and Ultrasound Breast Biopsy - Catherine S. Giess, MD
  • A Multimodality Approach to Breast Cancer - Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
  • My Approach to Screening Mammography - Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
  • The Breast Imaging Audit – Beyond the Basics - Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
  • Missed Cancers at Mammography – A Practical Case Review - Edward A. Sickles, MD
  • Missed Cancers at Mammography – How to Reduce the Misses - Edward A. Sickles, MD
  • Missed Cancers at Mammography – What Types are Missed? - Edward A. Sickles, MD
  • An Update on High Risk Lesions - Margarita L. Zuley, MD
  • Asymmetries – From Perception To Management - Margarita L. Zuley, MD
  • Breast Tomosynthesis – Concepts and Rationale - Margarita L. Zuley, MD

Gastrointestinal Radiology

  • Biliary Tract Malignancies: Diagnosis and Staging - Richard M. Gore, MD
  • How to Handle Incidental Lesions of Liver and Pancreas - Richard M. Gore, MD
  • The Enterocolitides: Can You Tell Them Apart? - Richard M. Gore, MD
  • Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis - Koenraad J. Mortele, MD
  • MRI Anorectum: Malignant Disease - Koenraad J. Mortele, MD
  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: MDCT and MRI - Koenraad J. Mortele, MD
  • CTC for Evaluation of Symptomatic Patients - Perry J. Pickhardt, MD
  • CTC for Population Screening - Perry J. Pickhardt, MD
  • Imaging RLQ and LLQ Pain - Perry J. Pickhardt, MD
  • Imaging the Liver in Cirrhosis: What is Key? - Aliya Qayyum, MBBS
  • MRCP: Technique and Applications - Aliya Qayyum, MBBS
  • “The Others”: Non-HCC Tumors of the Liver - Aliya Qayyum, MBBS

Breast MRI

  • BiRads-3 in Breast MR – Where Do We Stand? - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Foci and Non-mass Enhancement - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • MR Guided Biopsy – Tips and Tricks - Reni S. Butler, MD
  • Basic Interpretation of Breast MR - Steven E. Harms, MD
  • Benign Lesions in Breast MR - Steven E. Harms, MD
  • DCIS – New Data and Interpretation Methods - Steven E. Harms, MD
  • MR Cases to Leave for Your Partner - Pamela M. Otto, MD, FACR
  • MR in Breast Implant Evaluation - Pamela M. Otto, MD, FACR
  • Preoperative Planning and the Controversies of Breast MR - Pamela M. Otto, MD, FACR
  • High Risk Surveillance – Contributions of Breast MR - Bruce A. Porter, MD, FACR
  • MR Cancer Staging – Breast and Body Imaging - Bruce A. Porter, MD, FACR
  • MR of Mammographically Occult and Recurrent Breast Cancer - Bruce A. Porter, MD, FACR

Emergency Radiology

  • Acetabular Fractures: Simplified Approach to a Complex Fracture - Eric A. Brandser, MD
  • Ankle Trauma: Advanced Anatomy, Imaging and Classification - Eric A. Brandser, MD
  • Foot Trauma: Advanced Imaging of Subtle and Complex Injuries - Eric A. Brandser, MD
  • Blunt (Non-Aortic) Chest Trauma - Caroline Chiles, MD
  • Blunt Trauma with Aortic Injury - Caroline Chiles, MD
  • CT for the Diagnosis of PE, a 10 Step QI Program - Caroline Chiles, MD
  • Cervical Spine Trauma - Wayne S. Kubal, MD
  • Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Trauma - Wayne S. Kubal, MD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury - Wayne S. Kubal, MD
  • Acute Right Lower Quadrant Abdominal Pain - Robert A. Novelline, MD, FACR
  • Extraperitoneal Abdominal Trauma - Robert A. Novelline, MD, FACR
  • Intraperitoneal Abdominal Trauma - Robert A. Novelline, MD, FACR

Genitourinary Radiology

  • MRI of Gynaecologic Malignancies - Susan M. Ascher, MD
  • MRI of Mullerian Duct Anomalies - Susan M. Ascher, MD
  • Uterine Artery Embolization: Role of MRI for Patient Selection and Post Treatment Surveillance - Susan M. Ascher, MD
  • CT and MR in Pregnancy - Fergus V. Coakley, MD
  • Imaging and Evidence-based Management of Adnexal Incidentalomas - Fergus V. Coakley, MD
  • Pseudotumors in GU Imaging - Fergus V. Coakley, MD
  • MRI of Benign Uterine Conditions - Evan S. Siegelman, MD
  • MRI of Endometriosis - Evan S. Siegelman, MD
  • MRI of the Adrenal Gland - Evan S. Siegelman, MD
  • CT Urography for Hematuria: New Techniques and New Guidelines - Stuart G. Silverman, MD, FACR
  • Incidental Cystic Renal Masses: How to Report Them Even When Not Characterized - Stuart G. Silverman, MD, FACR
  • MRI of Solid Renal Masses - Stuart G. Silverman, MD, FACR

Cardiovascular Radiology

  • CTA of Thoracic and Abdominal Aorta - Elliott K. Fishman, MD
  • Dual Energy CT: Vascular Applications - Elliott K. Fishman, MD
  • The Triple Rule Out: Advantages and Challenges - Elliott K. Fishman, MD
  • Essentials of Carotid Doppler - John S. Pellerito, MD
  • Peripheral Arterial Evaluation - John S. Pellerito, MD
  • Renal and Mesenteric Doppler - John S. Pellerito, MD
  • Applications of Cardiac MRI - Scott B. Reeder, MD
  • Contrast Enhanced MRA at 1.5 and 3T - Scott B. Reeder, MD
  • Interesting Cardiac MRI Cases - Scott B. Reeder, MD
  • Cardiac CTA Pitfalls - Shawn D. Teague, MD
  • Coronary Revascularization: CABG and Stents - Shawn D. Teague, MD
  • Performance of Cardiac CTA - Shawn D. Teague, MD

Ultrasound

  • Renal Sonography – 50 Shades of Gray - Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
  • Sonography of the Uterus – Practical Tips - Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
  • Ultrasound of the Adnexa – What’s Important & What’s Not - Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR
  • Ectopic Pregnancy: Diagnosis - Peter M. Doubilet, MD, PhD
  • Sonography of the First Trimester - Peter M. Doubilet, MD, PhD
  • Thyroid Ultrasound by the Numbers - Peter M. Doubilet, MD, PhD
  • Advanced Gallbladder Sonography - William D. Middleton, MD
  • Doppler Pearls and Pitfalls - William D. Middleton, MD
  • Sonography of the Shoulder - William D. Middleton, MD
  • Abdominal Ultrasound: Interesting Cases - Thomas C. Winter, III, MD
  • Evaluation of the Acute Scrotum - Thomas C. Winter, III, MD
  • Mistakes to Avoid in Routine Obstetric Ultrasound - Thomas C. Winter, III, MD

Chest Radiology

  • Airspace Disease: When It’s NOT Pneumonia - Kendra L. Fisher, MD
  • COPD: An Update - Kendra L. Fisher, MD
  • Pulmonary Hypertension: Classification and Imaging - Kendra L. Fisher, MD
  • Fact or Myth: Breaking Down Cardiopulmonary Dogma - Marc V. Gosselin, MD
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease: Challenging Conventional Wisdoms - Marc V. Gosselin, MD
  • Realtor’s Approach to the CXR: Location, Location, Location - Marc V. Gosselin, MD
  • Airway Disease: Case-Based Review - H. Page McAdams, MD
  • Congenital Thoracic Lesions Found in Adults - H. Page McAdams, MD
  • Lymphoproliferative Disorders of the Chest - H. Page McAdams, MD
  • HRCT: Approach to Fibrotic Lung Disease - W. Richard Webb, MD
  • HRCT: Approach to Ground Glass Opacity - W. Richard Webb, MD
  • HRCT of the Secondary Pulmonary Lobule: Anatomy and Image - W. Richard Webb, MD

Neuroradiology

  • Normal Variants in Brain MRI - Daniel P. Barboriak, MD
  • Pediatrics for the “General Neuroradiologist” - Daniel P. Barboriak, MD
  • Stroke Update - Daniel P. Barboriak, MD
  • AVM’s: A to Z - Erik Gaensler, MD
  • Inflammatory and Infectious Disorders of the Spine - Erik Gaensler, MD
  • Spine Neoplasms - Erik Gaensler, MD
  • Cranial Nerves I-VI - Blake A. Johnson, MD
  • Cranial Nerves VII-XII - Blake A. Johnson, MD
  • Lumbar Spine: Imaging and Intervention - Blake A. Johnson, MD
  • CNS Venous Disease - Howard A. Rowley, MD
  • Epilepsy Imaging - Howard A. Rowley, MD
  • Neuro Case Differentials: Thinking, Fast and Slow - Howard A. Rowley, MD

Advanced Topics in Breast

  • 3D Automated Breast Ultrasound – How Do You Integrate Into Clinical Practice - Rachel F. Brem, MD
  • Molecular Breast Imaging – PET, BSGI, and Gamma Biopsy - Rachel F. Brem, MD
  • Screening Ultrasound in Breast Imaging - Rachel F. Brem, MD
  • Contrast Enhanced Digital Mammography - Maxine S. Jochelson, MD
  • The Dense Breast Controversy - Maxine S. Jochelson, MD
  • Breast Masses in Children and Adolescents - Marilyn J. Siegel, MD
  • Radiation Risks in Childhood and Pregnancy – What to Do Next - Marilyn J. Siegel, MD
  • I-125 Radioactive Seed Localizations - Michael J. Ulissey, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Mark W. Anderson, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • University of Virginia

Cree M. Gaskin, MD

  • University of Virginia Health Sciences Center

Clyde A. Helms, MD

  • Duke University

Donald L. Resnick, MD

  • University of California, San Diego

Breast Imaging

Catherine S. Giess, MD

  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR

  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Edward A. Sickles, MD

  • University of California, San Francisco

Michael J. Ulissey, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Breast Diagnostic Centers
  • Auburn and Federal Way, Washington

Margarita L. Zuley, MD

  • University of Pittsburgh

Gastrointestinal Radiology

Richard M. Gore, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • University of Chicago

Koenraad J. Mortele, MD

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Perry J. Pickhardt, MD

  • University of Wisconsin
  • School of Medicine & Public Health

Aliya Qayyum, MBBS

  • University of California, San Francisco

Breast MRI

Reni S. Butler, MD

  • Yale University

Steven E. Harms, MD

  • University of Arkansas and
  • The Breast Center of Northwest Arkansas

Pamela M. Otto, MD, FACR

  • University of Texas
  • Health Science Center at San Antonio

Bruce A. Porter, MD, FACR

  • Swedish-First Hill Diagnostic Imaging, Seattle

Michael J. Ulissey, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Breast Diagnostic Centers
  • Auburn and Federal Way, Washington

Emergency Radiology

Eric A. Brandser, MD

  • Radiology Associates of Northern Kentucky

Caroline Chiles, MD

  • Wake Forest University

Wayne S. Kubal, MD

  • University of Arizona in Tucson

Robert A. Novelline, MD, FACR

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Harvard Medical School

Genitourinary Radiology

Susan M. Ascher, MD

  • Georgetown University

Fergus V. Coakley, MD

  • Oregon Health & Science University

Evan S. Siegelman, MD

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Stuart G. Silverman, MD, FACR

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Harvard Medical School

Cardiovascular Radiology

Elliott K. Fishman, MD

  • John Hopkins University School of Medicine

John S. Pellerito, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Hofstra North Shore - LIJ School of Medicine

Scott B. Reeder, MD

  • University of Wisconsin

Shawn D. Teague, MD

  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Ultrasound

Beverly G. Coleman, MD, FACR

  • University of Pennsylvania

Peter M. Doubilet, MD, PhD

  • Harvard Medical School

William D. Middleton, MD

  • Washington University School of Medicine

Thomas C. Winter, III, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • University of Utah School of Medicine

Chest Radiology

Kendra L. Fisher, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Marc V. Gosselin, MD

  • Oregon Health & Science University

H. Page McAdams, MD

  • Duke University Medical Center

W. Richard Webb, MD

  • University of California, San Francisco

Neuroradiology

Daniel P. Barboriak, MD

  • Duke University Medical Center

Erik Gaensler, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Bay Imaging Consultants

Blake A. Johnson, MD

  • Center for Diagnostic Imaging

Howard A. Rowley, MD

  • University of Wisconsin

Advanced Topics in Breast

Rachel F. Brem, MD

  • The George Washington University Medical Center

Maxine S. Jochelson, MD

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Marilyn J. Siegel, MD

  • Washington University School of Medicine

Michael J. Ulissey, MD

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR
  • Breast Diagnostic Centers
  • Auburn and Federal Way, Washington

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 71 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credits are inclusive of: 30.25 hours MRI 28.25 hours CT, 12.5 hours Ultrasound, 0.5 hours Nuclear, 11.5 hours Genitourinary, 8.75 hours Cardiovascular, 9 hours Breast MRI, 6.25 hours Breast Ultrasound, 4.25 hours Nuclear Breast Imaging, 9.75 hours Digital Mammography, 2.5 hours Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy, 3.25 hours Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, 2 hours MRI-Guided Breast Biopsy, 11.75 hours Musculoskeletal, 8.25 hours Neuroradiology, 9.5 hours Chest, 8.5 hours Gastrointestinal, 2 hours Head and Neck, 2.25 hours Body

Date of Original Release: March 1, 2014
Date Credits Expire: February 28, 2017

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and a post test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this CME activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss current practice in the sub-specialties of diagnostic radiology
  • Use MRI to diagnose joint disorders
  • Improve diagnostic accuracy in breast imaging
  • Describe protocols and uses for MDCT imaging of heart, aorta, colon and pancreas
  • Utilize MR angiography appropriately
  • Understand ultrasound imaging of the abdomen, thyroid and pelvis
  • Establish ability to screen with automated breast ultrasound
  • Increase diagnostic capabilities in emergency radiology
  • Know current approach to differential diagnosis of pulmonary diseases
  • Implement protocols for MRI of the head, abdomen, breast and musculoskeletal system

Intended Audience

The activity was designed for community radiologists who routinely are called upon to perform diagnostic imaging in various subspecialties and need to be proficient in several modalities.

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