Aortic Trauma

Benjamin W. Strong, MD Chief Medical Officer, vRad

FREE 15-minute Radiology Case Reviews

Released: 04/04/2019

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™

Expires: 12/31/2021

Course Overview

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Learning Objectives

1. Become familiar with the many variants and potential locations of aortic laceration.
2. Identify chest CT findings useful in the diagnosis and management of aortic laceration.
3. Recognize imaging pitfalls that can result in missed/misinterpreted CT findings of aortic laceration.

Audience and Claiming Credit

This course has been designed for radiologists. A certificate awarding credit will be issued to participants who have reviewed each case and correctly answered the post-test question.