Kanal’s Magnetic Resonance Physics Course: Clinical MRI, MRA and MRS, Understanding and Applying

January 19, 2020 to January 23, 2020

 

 

Target Audience

Nurse
Physician
Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives

Depending on the course attended, participants should be able to:

• Discuss gadolinium-based MR contrast agent use, including mechanism of action, distribution, time versus concentration considerations, and the clinical impact and benefits of higher relaxivity agents.

• Identify numerous MR imaging artifacts, how to recognize them, and how to decrease or eliminate them.

• Describe the unique advantages and clinical applicability of utilizing such MR pulse sequences as inversion recovery (including FLAIR and STIR), diffusion weighted imaging, perfusion weighted imaging, and MR spectroscopy.

• Identify various types of MR angiographic sequences and their specific advantages, limitations, and artifacts.

• Introduce the concepts underlying MR spectroscopy and spectroscopic imaging and demonstrate how these are clinically applied in routine patient care settings.

 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 21.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/19/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
01/19/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
01/23/2020 - 6:30pm

 

 

Antlers at Vail
Vail, CO
United States

All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients. All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 21.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 21.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/19/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
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