Description

A two day fully interactive case-based webinar on X-Ray and CT imaging to 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. Attendees will be provided with individual, secure access to the cases and advanced image viewing PACS software so that they can simultaneously review cases with the faculty. There will be Q&As throughout the day and attendees will be able to access course recordings for revision and reflection.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Case based learning with short introductory lectures, offering guidance and practical knowledge
  • Interactive discussions, what is relevant and significant, tips and take home messages that will change your interpreting practice
  • Lecture on ‘Introduction to CT’ (Following delegate feedback)
  • Stimulating, interactive, challenging cases, and very importantly, immediate feedback with around 100 cases to interpret and report

Topics covered include:

  • Introduction to CT
  • Acute Non-Traumatic CT Head
  • Trauma CT Head
  • C-Spine
  • CT Chest
  • Supine CXR [compared to CT, US]
  • Abdo CT
  • Abdo XR

By the end of the course, the delegate will have:

  • (1) a comprehensive understanding of good/best imaging interpretation and reporting practice in intensive care;
  • (2) improved imaging interpretation skills;
  • (3) greater confidence in his/her advanced practice; and
  • (4) identified skills and knowledge gaps, if any, relevant to his/her practice, and clear ways by which these can be addressed.