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.


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.

Venue Information & Timetables

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Melbourne, VIC 1.5 Days Saturday, June 04, 2016 Timetable Register
Sydney, NSW 1.5 Days Saturday, June 18, 2016 Timetable Register
Perth, WA 1.5 Days Saturday, September 10, 2016 Timetable Register
Noosa, QLD 1.5 Days Saturday, November 12, 2016 Timetable Register


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Bali, Indonesia 5 Days Monday, June 20, 2016 Timetable Register


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Biarritz, France 1.5 Days Thursday, October 27, 2016 Timetable Register


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


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Pre-Course (online):

CT Anatomy (brain, neck, chest and abdomen)

Introduction to CT



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):


Continuing Professional Development

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

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 surgery.

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

Australian Institute of Radiography: 22.5 CPD points

College of Intensive Care Medicine: CME 1.6 Learning Projects. Category 2, 50 points

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

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

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

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

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. 

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.

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.

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


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Melbourne, VIC Saturday, June 04, 2016 1.5 Days Register
Sydney, NSW Saturday, June 18, 2016 1.5 Days Register
Perth, WA Saturday, September 10, 2016 1.5 Days Register
Noosa, QLD Saturday, November 12, 2016 1.5 Days Register


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Bali, Indonesia Monday, June 20, 2016 5 Days Register


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Biarritz, France Thursday, October 27, 2016 1.5 Days Register


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

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Noosaville BC, QLD 4566
Ph: +61 7 5449 2717