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AccreditationApproval sought from by RCoA for 11.0 CPD creditsAbout the CourseNumbers strictly limited. Two attendees per iMac workstation for peer interaction and learningCase based learning with short introductory lectures, offering guidance and practical knowledgeInteractive discussions, what is relevant and significant, tips and take home messages that will change your interpreting practiceNEW lecture (Following delegate feedback):‘Introduction to CT‘ by Dr Monica Arora, ST in Radiology, Northwick Park— Basic CT principles— Tools for interpretation— The ‘language’— Answering the clinical question— Some example casesThe Course will assist the Intensivistto understand how radiological investigations can best be used to assist in the management of critically ill patients (covering head and spine, chest, abdomen)to interpret radiological investigations performed on critically ill patients to acquire a systematic approach to image interpretationto understand what not to miss and why, including life threatening problems, and common errors to avoid to know what investigation to ask from the Radiologists and when to ask for help!to understand the key guidelines and protocolsto understand the roles, advantages, disadvantages of modalities, i.e. Plain XR, US, CT and MRCourse aim and learning outcomesTo provide the busy, ‘hands-on’ Consultant Intensivist with a practical, stimulating and comprehensive update on the best use of imaging in the assessment of the critically ill patient:practical (workstation based learning);stimulating (interactive, challenging, real-life cases, immediate feedback); andcomprehensive (head and spine, chest and abdomen).By the end of the course, the delegate will have:a comprehensive understanding of good/best imaging interpretation and reporting practice in intensive care;improved imaging interpretation skills;greater confidence in advanced practice; andidentified skills and knowledge gaps, if any, relevant to his/her practice, and clear ways by which these can be addressed.Course facultyLeading Consultant Radiologists, experts in their respective fields and experienced in advancing the skills of other specialistsDr Raj Das, Consultant Radiologist, Glenfield Hospital, LeicesterDr Emma Helm, Consultant Radiologist, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS TrustDr Tim Yusuf, Consultant Radiologist, King’s College Hospital, LondonDr Saipriya Ramji, Senior Neuroradiology Fellow, Salford Royal NHS Foundation TrustDr Anish Raithatha, ST in Radiology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS TrustDr Maureen Dumba, Senior Fellow, Radiology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS TrustDr Ana Nicolescu, Consultant Radiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust