Interpreting Head CTs
Newly hired staff do not have current education on interpreting head CTs. Dr. Mcnamara will educate staff on the topics of what we are looking for and what is concerning.
After completing this session :
- Learner will have a be able to discuss how neurologists and CCM read and interpret CTs
- Learner will list the pros and cons of utilizing CTs VS MRI
- Learner will be able to visualize and understand common pathophysiology of neurological disorders and what they appear like on CT exams.
Caitlin McNamara, MD
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hour.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation