Vegas 2017: Emergency Nuclear Medicine: Essential Concepts – V/Q and Brain Death

Donald Bitto, MD Radiologist, vRad

FREE Instructor-Led Recorded Webinars

Released: 03/09/2017

.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Expires: 12/31/2019

Course Overview

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If you haven't accessed the vRad 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.

This CME course is from the Practical Radiology 2017 CME Conference, Core Topics in Emergency Radiology, held March 9-12, 2017 in Las Vegas.

Learning Objectives

V/Q: Understand the basics of modified PIOPED criteria. Recognize common artifacts and technical concerns when interpreting V/Q scans.

Brain Death: Understand the differences between nonspecific and brain specific tracers. Be aware of the most common pitfalls when interpreting brain death scans.

Audience and Claiming Credit

This course has been designed for radiologists. A certificate awarding credit will be issued to participants who have reviewed the entire presentation and scored at least 75% (3 of 4 questions) correct on the post test.