CT Imaging - Non-Traumatic Neck Emergencies

29 Aug 2024

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Level II - General radiologist

EACCME CME Accreditation Submitted

Have you ever wished you were more comfortable in reporting emergency scans of the neck during your on-call shifts? This workshop is for you. Emergency radiologist and neck expert Fausto Labruto will guide you through the anatomy and pathology of adult and paediatric neck emergencies, emphasizing pattern-based diagnosing and problem-solving in acutely ill patients.

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€190
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Description

This workshop will give you a solid bases for diagnosing and confidently reporting all neck emergencies in adult and children. Emergency radiologist and neck expert Fausto Labruto will go through anatomy and pathophysiology tips and tricks in a series of short lectures, complementing them with numerous case demonstrations.

The neck is a notoriously difficult district and emergency scans of the neck can cause anxiety even in seasoned radiologists, during the workshop you will learn all you need to know to feel comfortable in front of an emergency CT scan of the neck, whatever the clinical query.

This workshop is open to general radiologists.

Online workshops are recorded so that participants can review on their own time following the training.

This workshop is organised by TMC Academy, an EACCME Trusted Provider.


Learning objectives

  • Cross-sectional neck anatomy
  • Acute pathologies of the neck
  • Reporting technique, tips for improved confidence and avoiding mistakes

Programme will include

  • Cross-sectional anatomy of the neck (the “dreaded” spaces made easy). Common and less common presentations in the acutely ill patient, adult as well as child. Special techniques and methods. Reporting emergency neck CT: a systematic approach. Avoiding mistakes in emergency neck radiology. Each topic is complemented by case demonstrations
  • Access to all workshop materials via the TMC Academy platform
  • Certificate of attendance - An application has been made to the UEMS/EBR for CME accreditation of this event

Level

Level II - General radiologist


Technical requirements

The training platform runs entirely in the browser but the online PACS places a considerable load on the hardware and internet connection when viewing and loading cases.

Hardware Tablets * Minimum Recommended
Memory (RAM): 2 Gigabyte 8 Gigabyte 16 Gigabyte
Processor (CPU): Dual core 1.85 Ghz Dual core 2 Ghz Quad core 2.5 Ghz
Internet connection Minimum Recommended
Speed: 10 Mbps 25 Mbps
Software Tablets Desktop
Browser: Safari * Chrome **
  • * Tested with Safari on iPad 9.7 (2017), should also work on Android with Chrome. User interface not optimized for smaller screens. Large cases (more than 600 images) are not able to be opened on tablet or mobile devices due to memory constraints.
  • ** Firefox, Edge and Safari also work but might not provide an equally smooth experience. Internet Explorer is not supported.

Lecturers

  • Fausto Labruto M.D. Ph.D.
    Noosa, Australia

    Associate professor of radiology, director of emergency radiology & director of TMC. Fausto Labruto is originally from Italy, where he completed his medical studies. He obtained his PhD in traumatology at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, where he later became Associate Professor of Radiology. He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters within the field of Emergency Radiology and former Head of ultrasound at a major Swedish hospital. For the last nine years he has headed the Emergency Radiology services at Telemedicine Clinic. His main interests are vascular and abdominal emergencies, as well as whole body trauma.

Schedule

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Thursday - August 29th 2024
09:00 - 09:45 (GMT +0200) Neck anatomy for the radiologist Lecture Fausto Labruto
09:45 - 10:00 (GMT +0200) Break Break
10:00 - 10:45 (GMT +0200) Acute diseases of the neck for the radiologist Lecture Fausto Labruto
10:45 - 11:00 (GMT +0200) Break Break
11:00 - 12:00 (GMT +0200) Special cases and methods, tips and tricks Lecture Fausto Labruto

Cancellation Policy

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

TMC Academy offers a 7-day money back guarantee from the moment of the online fellowship purchase. 

How do I request a refund?

Send us an email at academy.info@telemedicineclinic.com and we will process your refund.