Course Tag: MRI


Metastatic Breast Cancer: Imaging Diagnosis.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this course understand the imaging modalities that may be used for the staging of women with advanced breast cancer. Learn the evidence behind the imaging modalities that characterize metastases in breast cancer. Learn why PET-CT may detect metastases with higher sensitivity than conventional imaging…

Magnetic Fields and Cancer.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Understand the possible connection of magnetic fields and different types of cancers.  Humans are exposed to a complex mix of man-made electric and magnetic fields (MFs) at many different frequencies, at home and at work. Epidemiological studies indicate that there is a positive relationship between…

Male Breast Cancer: Genetics and Management.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Understand the rare disease of male breast cancer (MBC) with a specific focus on epidemiology and predisposing genes. The genetic and/or epigenetic alterations at the somatic level identify a subset of male breast cancer (MBC) that could differ from female breast cancer (FBC). This course…

Using CT, MRI, and PET to 3D Print Pituitary Tumors.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Pituitary adenomas can give rise to a variety of clinical disorders and surgery is often the primary treatment option. Learn in this course how a 3D patient-specific anatomical model based on a challenging clinical case was created by segmenting the pituitary gland, pituitary adenoma, carotid…

Advances in Liver US, CT, and MRI.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Over the past two decades, the epidemiology of chronic liver disease has changed with an increase in the prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in parallel to the advent of curative treatments for hepatitis C. Recent developments provided new tools for diagnosis and monitoring of…

Modern Post-Mortem Imaging

Modern Post-Mortem Imaging.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our Modern post-mortem Imaging course investigates the use of an increasing number of digital imaging methods, which can be collected under the term “post-mortem imaging”. Most methods of forensic imaging are from the radiology field and are therefore techniques that show the interior of the…

MRI for Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosis.

Must Complete By 5/1/24 Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description The differential diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes is considered one of the most challenging in neurology and error rates in the clinical diagnosis can be high even at specialized centers. Despite several limitations, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has undoubtedly enhanced the diagnostic…

Digestive System: Anatomy and Physiology.

Must Complete By 5/1/24 Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This chapter is dedicated to the digestive system that that is responsible for all the food we eat to be broken down into nutrients and other essentials that our bodies need to function every day. Refresh your knowledge with the functional…

Nervous System: Anatomy and Physiology.

Must Complete By 5/1/24 Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, you will explore our incredible nervous system that is responsible for all our senses, thoughts, feelings, body movements and the automatic body functions that sustain life, such as heartbeat and breathing.  Refresh your knowledge with the interworking’s of…

Sports Related Injuries of the Pediatric Musculoskeleton.

Must Complete By 5/1/24 Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course is about common sport related injuries in children actively involved in athletic activities. Learn to recognize unique injuries of the pediatric musculoskeleton and how to differentiate these pathologic entities from features that are associated with normal growth and development,…