UCSF Abdomen & Pelvic Imaging: CT/MR/US

University of California San Francisco Clinical Update

Gain valuable insight from renowned radiologists in this updated review of state-of-the-art imaging methods and evidence-based practice in CT, MRI and US.
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An Acclaimed Review of Abdomen & Pelvic Imaging

This course guides radiologists in determining indications for the different abdominal and pelvic imaging modalities, as well as indications for secondary imaging studies. This is achieved by providing an updated review of state-of-the-art imaging methods and evidence-based practice in CT, MRI and US as they pertain to the gastrointestinal and genitourinary systems.

Learn how to:

  • Apply the ACR recommendations for managing incidental CT-scan findings in the kidney, liver, adrenal gland and pancreas
  • Identify indications for the use of different imaging modalities (CT/MRI/US) for various abdominal-pelvic organs and conditions
  • Apply practical approaches to diagnosing both benign and malignant diseases of the abdomen and pelvis
  • Anticipate potential pitfalls in abdominal-pelvic imaging and interpretation.

Discover New Guidelines

A comprehensive clinical update, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in radiology provides a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • CT/MRI of Adrenal Glands - Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD
  • Renal Manifestations of Adult Systemic Diseases - Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD
  • Imaging of Pancreatic Cancer - Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD
  • Imaging Diagnosis of Peritoneal Masses - Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD
  • Assessment of Diffuse Liver Disease: The Role of Radiology - Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD
  • Imaging of Renal Tumors - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD
  • Kidney Tumor Ablation and Follow-up Imaging - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD
  • CT Urography - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD
  • Imaging of Urinary Tract Infections - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD
  • Multi-modality Imaging of Adnexa - Liina Poder, MD
  • Multi-modality Imaging of the Uterus - Liina Poder, MD
  • All You Need to Know About Myllerian Anomalies - Liina Poder, MD
  • Acute Pelvic Pain in a Female Patient - Liina Poder, MD
  • Critical Findings in Abdominal Transplants - Liina Poder, MD
  • Basic MR Physics: A Dumbed-down Primer Every Radiologist Should Know - Nicole M. Hindman, MD
  • Pancreatitis: Basics to Advanced - Nicole M. Hindman, MD
  • Tough Abdominal Cases: 10 Clinical Tips That Will Aid in Reading - Nicole M. Hindman, MD
  • Post-Op Bariatric Patient: Pitfalls and Over-/Under- Calls - Nicole M. Hindman, MD
  • Cirrhosis and HCC: Challenges - Nicole M. Hindman, MD
  • Cystic Lesions of the Pancreas - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • PET Artifacts and Incidentalomas - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • Evaluation of the Spleen: A 30-minute Review - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • PET in Lymphoma - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • Non-cirrhotic Liver: Imaging Focal Lesions - Spencer C. Behr, MD

UCSF Course Chair

Antonio C. Westphalen, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology

USCF Faculty

Spencer C. Behr, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Liina Poder, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology

 

Ronald J. Zagoria, MD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Abdominal Imaging

Guest Faculty

Nicole M. Hindman, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
  • New York, NY

Faculty Disclosure

The following speaker(s) has disclosed a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with a commercial company, which might provide products or services relating to his/her presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity:

  • Spencer C. Behr, MD receives grant/research support from GE Healthcare

All potential conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

None of the speakers participating in this activity has indicated that their presentations include or discuss investigational or off-label uses of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.

Accreditation

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

UCSF designates this educational activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The total credits are inclusive of 5.0 in CT, in 4.25 MR, 1.75 in Ultrasound and 1.0 in PET/CT.

Series Release: May 1, 2016
Series Expiration: April 30, 2019 (deadline to register for credit)

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation, as well as payment of a $45 processing fee. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date. Certificates will be dated upon receipt and cannot be dated retroactively.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Apply the ACR recommendations for managing incidental CT-scan findings in the kidney, liver, adrenal gland and pancreas
  • Identify indications for the use of different imaging modalities (CT/MRI/US) for various abdominal-pelvic organs and conditions
  • Apply practical approaches to diagnosing both benign and malignant diseases of the abdomen and pelvis
  • Anticipate potential pitfalls in abdominal-pelvic imaging and interpretation

Intended Audience

The activity is intended for radiologists from all types of clinical practice.

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