Critical Care Imaging Interpretation

About this course

Course cost: $570

A comprehensive overview of X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT, and MRI imaging interpretation of commonly encountered disease in the critical care setting.

The course covers imaging of the head, chest and abdomen/pelvis in 5 modules. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where delegates review quizzes and PACS cases with X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT and MRI to consolidate fundamental principles of imaging interpretation. 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.

Nihiwatu, Sumba, Indonesia

Voted the 2016 'No. 1 Hotel in the World' by Travel + Leisure Magazine, Nihiwatu Resort on Sumba island is the ultimate luxury surf escape. Please note the course fee for Nihiwatu includes a AUD $200 donation to the Sumba Foundation and course attendees may also donate time sharing professional knowledge with local medical staff.  

Nihiwatu Resort is holding a limited number of villas for Lightbox course attendees at a discounted group rate until 30 March, 2017, to receive the discount, one guest in each villa must be registered on this course. Please mention the Lightbox course when booking your accommodation or you may be told there is no availability. For resort information and bookings please contact reservations@nihi.com or phone +62 361 757 149. 

Canada

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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


Venue Information & Timetables

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Canada

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Canada, North America 5 Monday, January 23, 2017 Timetable Course full

Australia

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Perth, WA 1.5 Days Saturday, April 29, 2017 Timetable Register
Melbourne, VIC 1.5 Days Saturday, June 24, 2017 Timetable Register

Indonesia

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Nihiwatu, Indonesia 5 Days Monday, September 25, 2017 Timetable Register

Participants

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ICU physicians, Emergency physicians, ICU & Emergency Registrars, Radiographers. It is assumed participants have at least a basic understanding of imaging interpretation or have attended Chest X-Ray, Emergency X-Ray or Acute Medical & Surgical CT Interpretation Courses in the past.

Curriculum

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Pre-course:

Pre-test

CT Anatomy - Abdomen and Pelvis, CT Anatomy - Brain, CT Anatomy - Cervical Spine, CT Anatomy - Chest, Introduction to CT, Introduction to MRI, Introduction to Ultrasound, Introduction to X-Ray. 

Course:

Module 1: Imaging of the Brain & Skull – CT & MRI: Haemorrhage, Herniation, DAI, Infarction & Infection: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, Imaging findings, pitfalls and complications. 

Module 2: Imaging of the Chest – X-Ray, Ultrasound, & CT (Part 1): Cardiomediastinum: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, Imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

Module 3: Imaging of the Chest – X-Ray, Ultrasound, & CT (Part 2): Airways, Lungs & Pleura: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, Imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

Module 4: Imaging of the Abdomen/Pelvis – X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT & MRI (Part 1): Solid Viscera: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, Imag

Module 5: Imaging of the Abdomen/Pelvis – X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT & MRI (Part 2): Hollow Viscera, Vessels, Retroperitoneum and Nodes: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, Imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

You will be require to bring a PC or MAC laptop to the course.

Post-course (online):

Post-test

Continuing Professional Development

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Australian College of Emergency Medicine: 10 hours

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

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

Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: 10 hours.  Category: Knowledge and Skills - Lectures, 5 credits (or 1 credit per hour attended).  Category: Knowledge and Skills - Short courses, workshops and PBLDs, 5 credits (or 2 credits per hour attended).

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

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day under the Emergency, Obstetrics, Anaesthetics or Surgery Components.

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

Canada

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Canada, North America Monday, January 23, 2017 5 Course full

Australia

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Perth, WA Saturday, April 29, 2017 1.5 Days Register
Melbourne, VIC Saturday, June 24, 2017 1.5 Days Register

Indonesia

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Nihiwatu, Indonesia Monday, September 25, 2017 5 Days Register

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Course testimonials

"I would highly recommend this Lightbox Radiology course to my colleagues. A good refresher of plain film findings and I now have an approach for looking at CT and MRI. The cases covered in the interactive sessions are relevant to my everyday practice."
Intensivist, Melbourne

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