AMS – Family Medicine – Radiology: Abdominal Pain; MRI of Large Joints; Incidentalomas

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Title: Family Medicine – Radiology: Abdominal Pain; MRI of Large Joints; Incidentalomas
Faculty: Ryan J. Smith, M.D., Adam R. Guttentag, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Site Specific Approach to Abdominal Pain.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Formulate a focused differential diagnosis based on the location of the patient’s abdominal pain.
  2. Order appropriate radiographic studies based on the location of the patient’s presenting symptoms and using the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria.
  3. Analyze imaging studies and recognize the findings of common causes of abdominal pain.

TOPIC 2: MRI of Large Joints: Knee, Shoulder and Hip.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, COMP

  1. Recognize commonly used terminology in radiographic reports related to musculoskeletal MRI.
  2. Differentiate when to order shoulder MRI with and without arthrography.
  3. Discuss when evidence based guidelines support the use of Ultrasound in rotator cuff evaluation.
  4. Integrate MR imaging appropriately into evaluation of patients with symptoms of large joint pathology.

TOPIC 3: Incidentalomas: Dealing With Unexpected Abnormal Findings on Radiologic Exams.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, COMP

  1. Apply an evidence-based approach to determine the need for further evaluation of abnormalities found incidentally on imaging tests.
  2. Distinguish cystic renal masses that need imaging follow up from those that do not.
  3. Select appropriate further imaging when needed for small adrenal masses.

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Title: Family Medicine – Radiology: Abdominal Pain; MRI of Large Joints; Incidentalomas
Faculty: Ryan J. Smith, M.D., Adam R. Guttentag, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Site Specific Approach to Abdominal Pain.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Formulate a focused differential diagnosis based on the location of the patient’s abdominal pain.
  2. Order appropriate radiographic studies based on the location of the patient’s presenting symptoms and using the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria.
  3. Analyze imaging studies and recognize the findings of common causes of abdominal pain.

TOPIC 2: MRI of Large Joints: Knee, Shoulder and Hip.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, COMP

  1. Recognize commonly used terminology in radiographic reports related to musculoskeletal MRI.
  2. Differentiate when to order shoulder MRI with and without arthrography.
  3. Discuss when evidence based guidelines support the use of Ultrasound in rotator cuff evaluation.
  4. Integrate MR imaging appropriately into evaluation of patients with symptoms of large joint pathology.

TOPIC 3: Incidentalomas: Dealing With Unexpected Abnormal Findings on Radiologic Exams.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, COMP

  1. Apply an evidence-based approach to determine the need for further evaluation of abnormalities found incidentally on imaging tests.
  2. Distinguish cystic renal masses that need imaging follow up from those that do not.
  3. Select appropriate further imaging when needed for small adrenal masses.

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