Body MRI: How to Provide Value-Based Care Course

CME : 30
Start Date :  Jun 04, 2018End Date :  Jun 03, 2021

Organized by :   American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)

Specialties :   Radiology

Fees Fee :   Starting From Free

Conference Summary

Body MRI: How to Provide Value-Based Care Course is organized by the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS). This Online CME Conference will be held from Jun 04, 2018 - Jun 03, 2021.

Gain the knowledge and acquire the credit at your own pace with unrestricted access to this course for 3 years. See below for comprehensive information and learning outcomes.

This course package offers 30 CME and SA-CMECredits following completion of an online test.

This online course will present an intense review in body MRI that is outlined to present a clinically-focused update on the current optimal performance and interpretation of body MRI across a broad range of real-life applications. Nationally renowned experts will consolidate scenario-based examples, cutting-edge reviews, practice tips tailored to daily clinical experience, and more.

Learning Outcomes and Modules  
At the conclusion of  this online course, the attendees will be able to:
• Display and understand body MRI at a high level across a range of applications
• Define and execute LI-RADS for reporting of liver lesions in patients with cirrhosis
• Review current concepts in prostate MRI, including PI-RADS and MRI targeted biopsy
• Explain the implications for adding MRI to ultrasound in gynecologic disease
• Define critical MRI findings in adult and pediatric patients with diseases of the liver, pancreas, biliary system, gastrointestinal tract, genitourinary, and musculoskeletal system

Module 1 - General
• State-of-the-Art Abdominal MRI: An Update—Fergus V. Coakley, MD 
• Keeping Patients Safe in the MRI Environment—Kathryn Marie Olsen, MD
• Body MRI: Pitfalls and Artifacts—Kathryn J. Fowler, MD
• Diffusion MRI: Should it Be Routine in the Abdomen and Pelvis?—Hersh Chandarana, MD 

Module 2 - Hepatobiliary
• Quantitative MRI Biomarkers of Liver Fat, Iron and Fibrosis—Scott B. Reeder MD, PhD 
• Benign Hepatic Tumors: Imaging and Management—Koenraad J. Mortele, MD
• Imaging of Focal Disease in the Cirrhotic Liver (LI-RADS)—Claude B. Sirlin, MD
• MRI of Biliary Disease: Technical Considerations and Differential Diagnosis—Courtney Coursey Moreno, MD 

Module 3 - Pancreas
• Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma—Kumaresan Sandrasegaran, MD
• Pitfalls in Pancreatic Imaging—Jay K. Pahade, MD
• MRI of Cystic Pancreatic Neoplasms—Evan S. Siegelman, MD
• MRI of Pancreatitis—Frank H. Miller, MD 

Module 4 - Genitourinary
• MRI of Solid Renal Masses—Lejla Aganovic, MD
• MRI Evaluation of Adrenal Gland Abnormalities—Antonio Carlos A. Westphalen, MD, PhD
• MRI of Cystic Renal Masses—Gary M. Israel, MD
• MR Urography—Aarti K. Sekhar, MD 

Module 5 Gastrointestinal
• MRI of Anal and Perianal Disease—Elena Korngold, MD 
• Rectal Cancer—Mukesh G. Harisinghani, MD 
• MR Enterography: Maximizing Value—Jonathan R. Dillman, MD 
• MR Defecography—Bryan R. Foster, MD 

Module 6 - Obstetrics/Gynecology
• Management of Incidental Findings of the Adnexa on MRI—Susan M. Ascher, MD
• MRI of Benign Uterine Disease—Fiona M. Fennessy, MD, PhD
• Uterine Malignancy: Incremental Role of MRI—Karen S. Lee, MD
• MRI in Pregnancy—Liina Poder, MD 

Module 7 - Musculoskeletal
• MRI of Arthritis—Laura W. Bancroft, MD 
• MRI of Knee—John A. Carrino, M.D., M.P.H. 
• MRI of Shoulder Disorders—Colm McMahon, MD
• MRI of Hip—Miriam A. Bredella, MD

Module 8 - Hot Topics/General
• Prostate MRI: PI-RADS in Practice—Rajan T. Gupta, MD
• Gadolinium Toxicity: Where Do We Stand in 2018?—David A. Bluemke, MD, PhD
• Current Clinical Applications of Combined PET/MRI—Spencer Behr, MD
• MRI Quality Assurance: Lessons Learned—Jeffrey M. Pollock, MD 

Module 9 - Cardiovascular
• MRI of Ischemic Heart Disease—Cristina Fuss, MD
• MRI of Nonischemic Cardiac Disease—Gregory A. Kicska, MD, PhD
• MRI of Myocarditis and Pericarditis—Karen G. Ordovas, MD
• MR Angiography of the Large and Medium Vessels—James C. Carr, MD 

Module 10 - Pediatrics
• Practical MRI of the Pediatric Chest: Lungs, Airways, and Mediastinum—Edward Y. Lee, MD, MPH
• Pediatric Abdominopelvic Congenital Masses: MRI Techniques and Findings—Gary R. Schooler, MD
• Pediatric Oncology MRI: Current Diagnostic Strategies—Rama S. Ayyala, MD
• Up to Date: Pediatric MRI of Musculoskeletal Disorders—Victor M. Ho, MD

Registration Fee:
ARRS Member price: $695
ARRS In-Training Member price: $349
Nonmember price: $1,199


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