UCSF Radiology Review - Comprehensive Imaging

University of California San Francisco Comprehensive Review (SA-CME)

Gain valuable insight from this comprehensive program hosted by top UCSF radiologists. Lectures are combined with unknown case sessions for a thorough look at radiology fundamentals and terminology, as well as exposure to a cross-section of topical and clinically relevant cases.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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An Acclaimed Review of Radiology Fundamentals

The UCSF Radiology Review - Comprehensive Imaging is appropriate for residents, clinical fellows and practicing radiologists interested in updating their working knowledge, by covering all the major radiology subspecialties. The course represents the breadth and depth of experience from each subspecialty while providing a step-by-step process for reaching a differential diagnosis.

This CME program will help you to:

  • Identify imaging fundamentals of each of the radiology sub-specialties and major organ systems
  • Prescribe the appropriate utilization of imaging modalities (CT, MR, US, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine) for different medical conditions
  • Implement the appropriate imaging protocols for routine clinical presentations
  • Recognize indications and markers for interventional procedures, as well as assessment of outcomes
  • Apply classifications of pathophysiological mechanisms underlying human disease to facilitate differential diagnosis
  • Refine imaging criteria to optimize image quality/findings and improve diagnostic interpretation

Discover New Guidelines

A comprehensive clinical update, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in radiology provides a maximum of 27.25 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.

Gastrointestinal

  • Fluoroscopy - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • Liver Disease - Thomas A. Hope, MD
  • CT/MR of the Acute Abdomen - Derek Sun, MD
  • Imaging of Colon Cancer - Emily M. Webb, MD
  • Pancreatic Tumors and Mimics - Emily M. Webb, MD
  • Biliary Tract - Benjamin M. Yeh, MD

Genitourinary

  • Non-Tumorous Renal Disease - Priyanka Jha, MBBS
  • Malignant Gynecologic Disease - Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD
  • Benign Gynecologic Disease - Liina Poder, MD
  • Bladder, Prostate, Urethra - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD, FACR
  • Renal & Adrenal Masses - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD, FACR

Thoracic, Pulmonary

  • HRCT of the Lung: Findings-Based Approach to Diagnosis - Brett M. Elicker, MD
  • The Lateral Chest Radiograph - Travis S. Henry, MD
  • CT/PET of Mediastinal Tumors - David M. Naeger, MD
  • CT/PET of Pulmonary Nodules - David M. Naeger, MD
  • Lung Cancer Staging - David M. Naeger, MD

Cardiac, Physics, Safety

  • Vascular Diseases of the Thorax - Michael D. Hope, MD
  • Imaging of the Heart: Top 10 Diagnoses - Kimberly G. Kallianos, MD
  • Playing it Safe: What You Need to Know About CT/MR Safety - John T. Mongan, MD, PhD
  • Ultrasound Technical Tips/Artifacts - John T. Mongan, MD, PhD
  • Practical Physics for the Radiologist: CT - Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD
  • Practical Physics for the Radiologist: MR - Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD
  • IV Contrast Use Update - Ronald J. Zagoria, MD, FACR

Pediatrics

  • Imaging the Pediatric Acute Abdomen: Pearls & Pitfalls - Jesse Courtier, MD
  • Pediatric Scrotal Imaging: The “Ts” - Jesse Courtier, MD
  • The Building Blocks of Pediatric Musculoskeletal Imaging - John D. MacKenzie, MD
  • Important Pediatric Abdominal Masses - Andrew S. Phelps, MD
  • Pediatric Chest Imaging: What Not-to-Miss - Matthew Zapala, MD, PhD
  • Updates in Non-Accidental Trauma - Matthew Zapala, MD, PhD

Nuclear Medicine, Interventional

  • FDG PET Artifacts and Incidentalomas - Spencer C. Behr, MD
  • GI/GU Interventions - Nicholas Fidelman, MD
  • Interventional Oncology - Nicholas Fidelman, MD
  • Interventions in Women’s Imaging - Maureen P. Kohi, MD
  • Portal and Biliary Interventions - Maureen P. Kohi, MD
  • Percutanenous Biopsies - K. Pallav Kolli, MD
  • Vascular Diagnosis and Interventions - K. Pallav Kolli, MD
  • When PET Has Low Sensitivity - David M. Naeger, MD

Utrasound/OB-GYN

  • Most Relevant Fetal Anomalies - Vickie A. Feldstein, MD
  • Key Points in the Second Trimester - Ruth B. Goldstein, MD
  • Genitourinary Ultrasound - Priyanka Jha, MBBS
  • Abdominal Ultrasound - Tara A. Morgan, MD
  • Key Points for Thyroid Imaging and Biopsy - Tara A. Morgan, MD
  • Female Pelvis: Uterus/Adnexa - Liina Poder, MD
  • Key Points in the First Trimester - Liina Poder, MD
  • Vascular Ultrasound - Dorothy J. Shum, MD

Breast

  • Calcifications - Heather I. Greenwood, MD
  • Breast Ultrasound - Jessica H. Hayward, MD
  • Breast MRI - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Masses and Asymmetries - Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD
  • Radiology-Pathology Concordance - Amie Y. Lee, MD

Neuro

  • Brain Tumors - Soonmee Cha, MD
  • Spine Masses - Vinil N. Shah, MD
  • Brain Infections - Jason F. Talbott, MD, PhD
  • Head & Neck Masses - Alina Uzelac, DO
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage - Esther L. Yuh, MD, PhD

Musculoskeletal

  • Metabolic - Robert D. Boutin, MD
  • Tumors & Tumor-like Conditions - Robert D. Boutin, MD
  • Arthritis and Infection - Thomas M. Link, MD, PhD
  • Skeletal Trauma: Extremities - Terry C.P. Lynch, MD
  • Shoulder MRI - Rina Patel, MD
  • Knee MRI - Ramya Srinivasan, MD
(Faculty members are affiliated with UCSF Medical Center unless otherwise indicated.)

Course Chair

Brett M. Elicker, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Radiology
  • Chief, Cardiac and Pulmonary Imaging

Faculty List

Spencer C. Behr, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Robert D. Boutin, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Radiology
  • UC Davis School of Medicine

Soonmee Cha, MD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Vice-Chair of Education
  • Director, Radiology Residency Program
  • Director, Spine Intervention

Jesse Courtier, MD

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology

Vickie A. Feldstein, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Radiology, and of
  • Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Nicholas Fidelman, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Ruth B. Goldstein, MD

  • Professor of Radiology, and of Obstetrics,
  • Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • Chief, Ultrasound

Heather I. Greenwood, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Jessica H. Hayward, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Travis S. Henry, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology

Michael D. Hope, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Radiology Services
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Thomas A. Hope, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Priyanka Jha, MBBS

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Breast Imaging

Kimberly G. Kallianos, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Maureen P. Kohi, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Chief of Interventional Radiology

K. Pallav Kolli, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology
  • Associate Chair for Quality and Safety

Amie Y. Lee, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Thomas M. Link, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Musculoskeletal Imaging

 

Terry C.P. Lynch, MD

  • Clinical Professor of Radiology

John D. MacKenzie, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Pediatric Imaging

John T. Mongan, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Tara A. Morgan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

David M. Naeger, MD

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology
  • Associate Chair for Education

Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Rina Patel, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Andrew S. Phelps, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Liina Poder, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Radiology

Vinil N. Shah MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Dorothy J. Shum, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Ramya Srinivasan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Derek Sun, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Jason F. Talbott, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Alina Uzelac, DO

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology

Emily M. Webb, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Radiology

Benjamin M. Yeh, MD

  • Professor of Radiology

Esther L. Yuh, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology

Ronald J. Zagoria, MD, FACR

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Chief, Abdominal Imaging

Matthew Zapala, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Accreditation

This activity was planned and produced in accordance with The Essential Areas, Elements and Policies of The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). 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 enduring material for a maximum of 27.25 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 9.5 in CT, 8.25 in MR, 5.0 in Ultrasound, 2.0 in Breast Imaging, and 1.0 in PET.

Series Release: July 1, 2018
Date Series Expires: June 30, 2021

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify imaging fundamentals of each of the radiology sub-specialties (organ systems)
  • Prescribe the appropriate utilization of imaging modalities (CT, MR, US, Mammography, Nuc Med) for different medical conditions
  • Implement the appropriate imaging protocols for routine clinical presentations
  • Recognize indications and markers for interventional procedures, as well as assessment of outcomes
  • Apply classifications of pathophysiological mechanisms underlying human disease to facilitate differential diagnosis
  • Refine imaging criteria to optimize image quality/findings and improve diagnostic interpretation

Intended Audience

This comprehensive radiology overview is appropriate for residents, clinical fellows and practicing radiologists interested in updating their working knowledge, of all the major radiology subspecialties.

Faculty Disclosure

The following speakers have disclosed a financial interest, arrangement or affiliation with the following commercial companies (which may provide products or services relating to his/her presentations). All potential conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

  • Travis Henry, MD, Genentech, employee (spouse)
  • Thomas Hope, MD, GE Healthcare, grant support/consultant
  • Thomas Link, MD, PhD, GE, Insightec, grant/research support
  • Maureen P. Kohi, MD, Medtronic, honorarium recipient
  • K. Pallav Kolli, MD, Penumbra, Inc., advisor
  • John Mongan, MD, PhD, Pharmacyclics, employee
  • Antonio Westphalen, MD, PhD, 3D Biopsy, advisor/reviewer
  • Benjamin Yeh, MD, Philips, Guerbert, grant/research support; GE Healthcare, consultant, grant/research support; Nextrast, stockholder
  • Ronald Zagoria, MD, Recor Medical, consultant

The following faculty have indicated they have no financial relationships to disclose: Spencer C, Behr, MD; Robert D. Boutin, MD; Soonmee Cha, MD; Jesse Courtier, MD; Brett M. Elicker, MD; Vickie A. Feldstein, MD; Nicholas Fidelman, MD; Ruth B. Goldstein, MD; Heather I. Greenwood, MD; Jessica H. Hayward, MD; Michael D. Hope, MD; Priyanka Jha, MBBS; Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD; Kimberly G. Kallianos, MD; Amie Y. Lee, MD; Terry C.P. Lynch, MD; John D. MacKenzie, MD; Tara A. Morgan, MD; Daria Motamedi, MD; David M. Naeger, MD; Michael A. Ohliger, MD, PhD; Rina Patel, MD; Andrew S. Phelps, MD ; Liina Poder, MD; Vinil N. Shah MD; Dorothy J. Shum, MD; Ramya Srinivasan, MD; Lori M. Strachowski, MD; Derek Sun, MD; Jason F. Talbott, MD, PhD; Alina Uzelac, DO; Javier Villanueva-Meyer, MD; Emily M. Webb, MD; Stefanie Weinstein, MD; Esther L. Yuh, MD, PhD; Matthew Zapala, MD, PhD.