Description

Receive a comprehensive understanding of chest X-rays (CXR), starting from the normal CXR and working through patterns of infection, interstitial disease, neoplasia, pleural disease, mediastinal and hilar abnormalities.The structured talks will take the participants through a logical, stepwise journey in how to interpret a Chest X-ray. A mix of didactic lectures from experienced speakers involved in thoracic imaging and hands-on viewing station sessions will reinforce your knowledge and provide you with confidence and tools for verbal presentations. At the end of this meeting the participants will be able to: Interpret a normal chest X-rayUnderstand the silhouette signDifferentiate between lung collapse and consolidationRecognise common tubes and lines and pleural diseaseAssess hilar abnormalities