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Programme DirectorDr Philippa Tyler,Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreCourse feeCyberweek deal: £475 inc VAT! [until midnight on Tuesday 27 Nov 2018] NHS: £575 (inc. VAT)Private sector rate: £695 (inc VAT) for the two days;Course fee includes web access to lecture slides (pdf) when submitted by the faculty, course booklet, lunch and refreshments and attendance certificate.AccreditationThis course provides 12 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists [6 CPD credits per day]. rcr_panoramicAbout this unique courseNumbers strictly limited, two attendees per iMac workstation for peer interaction and learningIntensive supervised interpretation and reporting practice, with cases including(1) benign bone tumours, (2) malignant bone tumours, (3) bone tumour mimics,(4) spinal tumours, (5) benign soft tissue tumours, (6) malignant soft tissue tumours, and(7) soft tissue tumour mimicsIntroductory lectures, offering guidance, practical knowledge, what not to missCase review and discussion panel, Q&A, reporting guidance, tips and how to avoid common errorsWhat is relevant and significant, with take home messages that will change your reporting practiceCourse aimTo provide the general Consultant Radiologist with a practical, stimulating and comprehensive update on interpretation and reporting practice in the imaging of bone and soft tissue tumours:(i) practical (workstation based learning);(ii) stimulating (interactive, challenging cases, immediate feedback); and(iii) comprehensive (malignant, benign and tumour mimics).By the end of the course, the attendee will have, in relation to bone and soft tissue tumours:(1) a comprehensive understanding of best imaging interpretation and reporting practice;(2) improved interpretation and reporting skills;(3) greater confidence in her/his advanced practice; and(4) identified skills and knowledge gaps, if any, relevant to her/his practice, and clear ways by which these can be addressed.Target audienceThe course is pitched at a level suitable for consultants and senior STs in radiology, who are increasingly involved in interpreting and reporting imaging of bone tumours and soft tissue tumours.Comments from the previous courseWell done – one of the best courses I’ve been tooThank you for such an interesting, informative and well-run courseExcellent subject coverage, great cases/images, friendly and interactive environmentVery good variety of pathology and excellent experience of tutorsOnline access to the presentations to refer back to is a really useful resourceExcellent overview of all pathology – see so little in DGHWell- structured and organised and good quality speakersThis will improve confidence in analysing imaging and telling clinicians which patients to refer to the centre, hence reducing referral ratesIncreased confidence in reporting bone tumours and diagnosis of these lesionsConfidence to manage B&ST lesions more effectively and what to do before referralCourse facultyMr Craig Gerrand, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Clinical Lead for Cancer, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Sajid Butt, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Michele Calleja, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Hassan Douis, Consultant Radiologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation TrustDr Thillainayagam Muthukumar, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Anastasia Fotiadou, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Ruth Green, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Rikin Hargunani, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Michael Khoo, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Paul O’Donnell, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Ian Pressney, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, StanmoreDr Asif Saifuddin, Consultant Radiologist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore