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Improving Analysis of Breast Microcalcifications.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Understand the complexity of breast cancer detection in this comprehensive course that goes into the dynamic interaction of computer-aided detection (CADe) systems and machine learning. Focusing on the crucial role of microcalcifications (MCs) in breast cancer prognosis, we explore innovative techniques like deep convolutional neural…

Artificial Intelligence in Modern Medical Imaging

Course Acceptance List Learn About AI in Radiology and How it is Changing Radiology Today! AI in Radiology – Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Dive into the fascinating world where artificial intelligence (AI) meets advanced medical imaging. This course offers a deep exploration of the dynamic relationship between AI and medical imaging across…

Deep Learning: Fracture Risk Assessment.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course explores the underutilization of Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) in measuring bone mineral density (BMD) and evaluating fracture risk. You will learn about an innovative automated tool designed to identify fractures, predict BMD, and assess fracture risk using plain radiographs. The course will examine…

Improving Analysis of Breast Microcalcifications

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Understand the complexity of breast cancer detection in this comprehensive course that goes into the dynamic interaction of computer-aided detection (CADe) systems and machine learning. Focusing on the crucial role of microcalcifications (MCs) in breast cancer prognosis, we explore innovative techniques like deep convolutional neural…

Classification of Breast Masses.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course focuses on the use of deep learning techniques to detect and classify breast cancer, the most common cancer in women. It covers the worldwide public problem of cancer, with breast cancer having the highest incidence among women. The course emphasizes the importance of…

Children with Rheumatic Disorders: Bone Health.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Learn about bone metabolism and bone remodeling in children and how genetic factors significantly affect bone health, through their influence on bone cell function,  cartilage quality, calcium and vitamin D homeostasis, sex hormone metabolism and pubertal timing.  You will also learn about pediatric and secondary…

Deep Learning: Fracture Risk Assessment

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course explores the underutilization of Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) in measuring bone mineral density (BMD) and evaluating fracture risk. You will learn about an innovative automated tool designed to identify fractures, predict BMD, and assess fracture risk using plain radiographs. The course will examine…

Classification of Breast Masses

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course focuses on the use of deep learning techniques to detect and classify breast cancer, the most common cancer in women. It covers the worldwide public problem of cancer, with breast cancer having the highest incidence among women. The course emphasizes the importance of…

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…

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…

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…

Children with Rheumatic Disorders: Bone Health

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Learn about bone metabolism and bone remodeling in children and how genetic factors significantly affect bone health, through their influence on bone cell function,  cartilage quality, calcium and vitamin D homeostasis, sex hormone metabolism and pubertal timing.  You will also learn about pediatric and secondary…

Contrast-Enhanced Mammography.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course discusses the current CEM technique and interpretation, compare the performance of this modality versus conventional breast imaging modalities (mammography, ultrasound, and MRI), provide a case-based review of common imaging findings and current applications in the literature, as well as analyze common challenges and…

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…

Atomic Bomb Radiation: In Utero Dose / Mortality.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course examines the effects of individuals that were in utero at the time of the atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 and how the radiation dose they received while in utero affected them later in life. How it affected in utero development,…

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…

Atomic Bomb Radiation: In Utero Dose / Mortality

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course examines the effects of individuals that were in utero at the time of the atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 and how the radiation dose they received while in utero affected them later in life. How it affected in utero development,…

Contrast-Enhanced Mammography

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course discusses the current CEM technique and interpretation, compare the performance of this modality versus conventional breast imaging modalities (mammography, ultrasound, and MRI), provide a case-based review of common imaging findings and current applications in the literature, as well as analyze common challenges and…

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…

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…

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…

Post-Mortem CT: Burned Bodies.

****Warning: Graphic Images**** Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course will show how post-mortem computed tomography (PMCT) has become an accessible and contemporary tool for forensic investigations. In the case of burn victims, it provides specific semiologies requiring a knowledgeable understanding to differentiate between the normal post-mortem changes from heat-related…

Identify Prostate Cancer Utilizing US & MRI.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our course on identifying prostate cancer using US and MRI, will provide you with a better understanding of prostate cancer and what modern imaging techniques are being used to diagnosis and successfully biopsy possible prostate lesions.  You will gain a better understanding of the use…

Identify Prostate Cancer Utilizing US & MRI

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our course on identifying prostate cancer using US and MRI, will provide you with a better understanding of prostate cancer and what modern imaging techniques are being used to diagnosis and successfully biopsy possible prostate lesions.  You will gain a better understanding of the use…

Post-Mortem CT: Burned Bodies

****Warning: Graphic Images**** Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course will show how post-mortem computed tomography (PMCT) has become an accessible and contemporary tool for forensic investigations. In the case of burn victims, it provides specific semiologies requiring a knowledgeable understanding to differentiate between the normal post-mortem changes from heat-related…

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…

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…

Bullet Types Determined Using CT Numbers

Bullet Types Determined Using CT Numbers.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course presents a viable method for distinguishing copper and lead bullets in situ via CT and highlights of the potential pitfalls of incorrect classifications. Although computed tomography (CT) is usually performed on shooting victims, visual assessment, or caliber measurements using CT can be challenging…

Computed Tomography Fundamentals.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our “Computed Tomography Fundamentals” continuing education course will provide the current and future CT technologist a good understanding of Single, Dual and Spectral CT. Our course also provides knowledge regarding CT artifacts, X-ray attenuation and the principles of image reconstruction and the mathematics behind it.…

MRI for Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosis.

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 accuracy in the differential…

Digestive System: Anatomy and Physiology.

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 anatomy of the organs…

Nervous System: Anatomy and Physiology.

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 the different parts of…

Sports Related Injuries of the Pediatric Musculoskeleton.

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, using general radiology and…

Joint Anatomy and Body Mobility.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our Joint Anatomy and Body Mobility course will review the functional and structural arrangement and coordination of body joints and how they work together for different body movements.  This course will also review the different joint type (Fibrous, Cartilaginous, Synovial) including the different joint characteristics…

X-ray Imaging Fundamentals.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In our chapter of X-ray imaging, we will review the discovery and history of X-rays and how things have changed over time.  Refresh your knowledge of how X-ray is generated and how it is affected as it interacts with matter.  Also gain a better understanding…

Use of CT in Traumatic Orbital Emergencies

Use of CT in Traumatic Orbital Emergencies.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This CE course goes into detail about all the different traumatic injuries of the orbit and how CT is used to quickly evaluate this type of injury. It discusses in detail the many types of orbit injuries including an assortment of CT images of bone…

Radiation Protection for CT & X-ray Procedures.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our radiation protection course will refresh your knowledge and understanding of the biological effects of ionizing radiation as well as the different types of radiation and their effective dose.  This course will also review the basics of radiation protection measures when performing CT and X-ray…

PET/MRI Attenuation Estimation in the Lung.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This CE course describes how PET/MRI can be used to perform attenuation estimation in the lung.  Learn the techniques to compensate for breathing mismatch as well as other challenges of PET/MRI of the lung.  You will also learn about different atlas/mapping techniques and how MR-CT…

How CT Happened.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This fun and informative continuing education course starts at the beginning of how CT was developed and how it has changed and how it has progressed through the years to where it is today.  Also included in the text are interesting images of the first…

Anatomy of the Appendicular Skeleton.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description As a refresher of Appendicular Skeletal Anatomy this CE Course defines the two major subdivisions of the skeletal system: Axial Skeleton and Appendicular Skeleton. Quickly refresh your knowledge on the bones of the upper and lower limbs including the wrists, hands, ankles, and feet and…

Spine Degeneration and Inflammation.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This chapter will go into depth on how degenerative and inflammatory disorders of the spine develop and how to recognize them using general radiology, CT, PET/CT, and MRI. Some of the disorders reviewed are rheumatoid arthritis (RA), spodyloarthropathies (SpA), ankylosing spondylitis (AS), psoriatic arthritis, reactive…

Pediatrics and 10 Strategies for Digital Radiology.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Radiation exposure to pediatric patients is of high importance for the safety of the patients. As a result, raising awareness of how to decrease radiation dose, while simultaneously maintaining diagnostic image quality is essential. The campaign created by Image Gently promotes radiation dose awareness to…

MSK Elbow Imaging with MRI Emphasis.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description The elbow is a complex joint made up of three separate articulations within a common capsule. The proximal ulna articulates with the trochlea and functions as a hinge joint, while the proximal radioulnar joint provides for rotational movement of the forearm. The radiocapitellar joint allows…

Imaging Pathology of the Wrist and Hand.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, we will review some of the common traumatic injuries affecting the wrist and hand including the evaluation of these injuries affecting the bones, tendons, and ligaments. Described in the chapter are the distinct differences in the types of wrist and hand injuries…

Imaging Pathology of the Ankle and Foot

Imaging Pathology of the Ankle and Foot.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, we will review some of the common traumatic injuries affecting the ankle and foot including the evaluation of these injuries affecting the bones, tendons, and ligaments. Described in the chapter are the distinct differences in the types of ankle and foot injuries…

Emission Tomography Fundamentals.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our “Emission Tomography Fundamentals” continuing education course will provide the current and future CT / Nuclear Medicine technologist a good understanding of Emission Tomography acquisition systems. Our course also provides knowledge regarding how emission tomography and hybrid imaging is used for diagnostic as well as…

Understanding X-Ray Contrast Media.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our “Understanding X-Ray Contrast Media” continuing education course will advance the knowledge of the imaging technologist on the interactions and risks of contrast use, with a better understanding of contrast reactions and the drugs used for the different reaction types. After completing this course you…

Virtual CT Trainer Manual.

$40.00 Retail Value Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description The information taught in the Virtual CT Trainer manual and the Virtual CT Trainer software comes from my personal experience of over 28 years as a technologist and my 12+ years working in the modality of CT.  This manual is designed to…

Muscle Anatomy and Structure.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Think about the things that you do each day—talking, walking, sitting, standing, and running—all of these activities require movement of particular skeletal muscles. Skeletal muscles are even used during sleep. The diaphragm is a sheet of skeletal muscle that has to contract and relax for…

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Fundamentals.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course will provide the understanding of MRI fundamentals and how manipulating MRI parameters can affect the contrast of the final image.  The MRI fundamentals discussed include, echo time (TE), repetition time (TR), RF pulse, slice selection, spatial encoding, k-space, multiple dimension imaging including 2D…

Heart Anatomy and Physiology.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, you will explore the remarkable pump that propels the blood into the vessels. There is no single better word to describe the function of the heart other than “pump,” since its contraction develops the pressure that ejects blood into the major vessels:…

Anatomy of the Axial Skeleton.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description As a refresher of Axial Skeletal Anatomy this CE Course defines the two major subdivisions of the skeletal system: Axial Skeleton and Appendicular Skeleton.  Quickly refresh your knowledge on the bony structures of the skull, cranial suture lines, cranial fossae, skull openings and how these…

Neuroimaging Assessment in Down Syndrome.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Down syndrome (DS), or trisomy 21, is the leading genetic cause of intellectual incapacity worldwide, with a reported incidence of about 1 in 1,000 to 1 in 1,100 live births. Besides the several commonly known physical features characteristic of this syndrome present at birth, DS…

Bismuth Shielding Use in CT.

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our “Bismuth Shielding Use in CT” continuing education course provides a better understanding of the use of bismuth shielding in CT. Gain a solid understanding on how the use and improper placement of shielding in the CT setting can do more harm than good and…

Imaging Pathology of the Ankle and Foot

Imaging Pathology of the Ankle and Foot

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, we will review some of the common traumatic injuries affecting the ankle and foot including the evaluation of these injuries affecting the bones, tendons, and ligaments. Described in the chapter are the distinct differences in the types of ankle and foot injuries…

Bullet Types Determined Using CT Numbers

Bullet Types Determined Using CT Numbers

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description This course presents a viable method for distinguishing copper and lead bullets in situ via CT and highlights of the potential pitfalls of incorrect classifications. Although computed tomography (CT) is usually performed on shooting victims, visual assessment, or caliber measurements using CT can be challenging…

Radiation Protection for CT & X-ray Procedures

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description Our radiation protection course will refresh your knowledge and understanding of the biological effects of ionizing radiation as well as the different types of radiation and their effective dose.  This course will also review the basics of radiation protection measures when performing CT and X-ray…

Imaging Pathology of the Wrist and Hand

Course Acceptance List Course Description And Objectives: Objectives Course Description In this chapter, we will review some of the common traumatic injuries affecting the wrist and hand including the evaluation of these injuries affecting the bones, tendons, and ligaments. Described in the chapter are the distinct differences in the types of wrist and hand injuries…