Superior Mesenteric Vessel Emergencies

Benjamin W. Strong, MD Chief Medical Officer, vRad

FREE 15-minute Radiology Case Reviews

Released: 10/15/2019

.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™

Expires: 12/31/2021

Course Overview

Click "Take Course" above to access this 15-minute radiology case review.

If you haven't accessed the MEDNAX Radiology Education platform before, you will be prompted to complete a one-time registration process which allows you to access this course, and all other free CME courses vRad offers.

Learning Objectives

1. Become familiar with the pathologies affecting the superior mesenteric vessels.
2. Identify CT findings useful in the diagnosis and management of mesenteric vessel thrombosis.
3. Recognize imaging pitfalls that can result in missed/misinterpreted CT findings of mesenteric vessel thrombosis.

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.