CT - Acute Medical and Surgical Interpretation

About this course

Course cost: $500

The perfect introduction to computed tomography in the acute clinical setting.

Designed in a systematic learning format, the  course covers acquisition, normal variations, patterns of disease & pitfalls in CT imaging of the head, chest, abdomen, pelvis, cervical & thoracolumbar spine. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where participants review CT cases on PACS alone or in pairs to reinforce fundamental learning objectives. Our goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge and confidence to interpret CT findings in commonly encountered acute clinical settings. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

Laptops

Lightbox Radiology Education courses include a variety of interactive sessions to cement the learning objectives.  Our materials are both Mac and PC compatible and it is recommended that you bring your own laptop to your course or arrange to share a laptop with a friend during the interactive sessions.

Group Discount

To obtain a group discount, please fill out our group discount form  and return it to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au at least fourteen days prior to the course commencement date.  

Accommodation Offer - Melbourne

Rydges Melbourne is offering two nights accommodation in a Queen Deluxe Room for $250 per night with breakfast included for the night of Friday 23 June and Saturday 24 June, 2017*. To take up this offer phone Rydges on 03 9662 0511 or email reservations_melbourne@rydges.com and quote event code: H-LIG062017

*subject to availability

Accommodation Offer - Queenstown

Crowne Plaza Queenstown is offering discounted room rates* from just $310 per night for a Courtyard Room. To take up this offer contact Reservations Manager Glenys Taylor glenys.taylor@ihg.com or phone +64  3 450 2674. 

*subject to availability. rates valid before and after course dates.

Accommodation Offer - Noosa

Peppers Noosa is offering course attendees a 10% discount on the best available daily rate* when booked directly with Peppers. To take up this offer phone Peppers Noosa on 07 5455 2200 or email noosa@peppers.com.au.

 *subject to availability

 


Venue Information & Timetables

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Australia

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Brisbane, QLD 1.5 days Saturday, June 10, 2017 Timetable Register
Melbourne, VIC 1.5 Days Saturday, June 24, 2017 Timetable Register
Sydney, NSW 1.5 Days Saturday, July 01, 2017 Timetable Register
Noosa, QLD 1.5 Days Saturday, November 11, 2017 Timetable Register

New Zealand

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Queenstown, NZ 5 Days Monday, August 21, 2017 Timetable Register

Participants

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Critical Care Physicians, Surgeons, General Practitioners, Registrars, House Officers, Interns, Radiographers.

Curriculum

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Pre-Course (online):

CT Anatomy (brain, neck, chest and abdomen)

Introduction to CT

Pre-test

Course:

Module 1 - CT Brain

Module 2 - CT Chest

Module 3 - CT Abdomen

Module 4 - CT Abdomen (Part 2)

Module 5 - CT Cervical & Thoracolumbar spine & Bony pelvis

Post-course (online):

Post-test

Continuing Professional Development

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Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: 10 hours.  Category: Knowledge and Skills - Lectures, 5 credits (or 1 credit per hour attended).

Australian College for Emergency Medicine: 10 hours

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS, 30 Surgical MOPS, 30 Emergency MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day Emergency Medicine, Surgery.

Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: 22.5 CPD points

College of Intensive Care Medicine: Category 2B: Active or Interactive Group Learning (2 points per hour)

New Zealand Institute of Medical Radiation Technology: 10 CPD credits (Groups 2.4)

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: Maintenance of Knowledge & Skills: 12 points (excludes Bali 2016 course).

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: 2014-2016:  40 Points (Activity 1212- Radiology/Category 1). Training Grant approved for 2 days of Emergency, Anaesthetics or Surgery. 2017-2019 - pending.

Royal College of Emergency Medicine: 10 Credits (UK courses only)

The Royal College of Radiologists (UK): 10 CPD points (Category 1)

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians: Recommended category 4: Structured Learning Projects at 3 credits per hour (course length 10 hours).

Refund & Transfer Policy

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Lightbox Radiology Education offers Transfers, Credits and Refunds on most courses - Excludes Custom Courses

Online Courses

Lightbox Radiology Education does not offer refunds, transfers or credits for our online courses.

Radiology Courses

If you have registered and paid for a course that you can no longer attend, please select a form to complete then email to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. (Please note: we do not offer credits/transfers or refunds on our custom courses)

Transfers / Credits
Applications for a course transfer/credit must be made at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. A fee of $50 applies to all course transfers/credits. Please fill out our Transfer/Credit form and forward to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au.  If the application for a transfer/credit is made within 2 weeks to your course, all funds will be forfeited or you must find another attendee to take your place.

Course credits are valid for 12 months from the original payment date. You must ensure you enroll and attend this course held within that 12 month period. All courses are subject to availability. Course credits are not transferable to other attendees & cannot be refunded.

Refunds
Applications for a course refund must be made at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. A fee of $150 applies for all refunds. Please complete our Refund Form and forward to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au.  If the application for a refund is made within 2 weeks to your course, all funds will be forfeited or you must find another attendee to take your place.

Register for this course

Australia

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Brisbane, QLD Saturday, June 10, 2017 1.5 days Register
Melbourne, VIC Saturday, June 24, 2017 1.5 Days Register
Sydney, NSW Saturday, July 01, 2017 1.5 Days Register
Noosa, QLD Saturday, November 11, 2017 1.5 Days Register

New Zealand

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Queenstown, NZ Monday, August 21, 2017 5 Days Register

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Course testimonials

"This is the best radiology course I have ever attended. Well done & thank you!"
Radiographer, Newcastle

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