Paranasal Sinuses II

5 Cases

Level II - General radiologist

2 CME Credits

This module will show participants the complex anatomy of the paranasal sinuses (PNS). There are multiple normal variants on PNS that are important for presurgical assesment, by completing the module the users will learn how to create detailed and concise structured CT PNS reports.

25.00 €

Description

This module on paranasal sinuses will focus on detailed CT anatomy and important paranasal sinus landmarks. You will learn how to prospectively identify important normal variants that predispose patients for surgical complications and how to easily navigate through the complex structures of a PNS CT.

Participants will get direct feedback on all the reported cases including case-statistics and annotated image solutions.

A webinar about Paranasal Sinuses is also included as additional learning material, along with a document which would take you through the aspects to take into consideration when reporting PNS cases. We hardly recommend you to watch the webinar and read through the introductory document.

Level

Level II - General radiologist
Residents on year 4 and General radiologists

Additional info

Estimated duration: 120 min
Date created: 20 Jun 2019
Date of EACCME review: 5 Feb 2019
Date of EACCME expiration: 5 Feb 2021

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 * Minimum Recommended
Memory (RAM): 8 Gigabyte 16 Gigabyte
Processor (CPU): Dual core i5 Quad core i7
Internet connection Minimum Recommended
Speed: 10 Mbps 25 Mbps
Software
Browser: Chrome **
  • * Only desktop and laptop devices are supported.
  • ** Firefox, Edge and Safari also work but might not provide an equally smooth experience. Internet Explorer is not supported.

Prepared by

  • Astrid Schweitzer M.D.
    Kaast Germany

    Consultant radiologist at TMC

    Astrid Schweitzer (German) graduated from medical school in Germany in 1994. During university she completed her research work for her doctorate thesis on hearing loss defending it in 1995. She is a board-certified specialist in diagnostic radiology. Her main interest is head and neck radiology, particularly temporal bones, temporomandibular joints and paranasal sinuses reporting and also dental radiology. Astrid is the lead for TMC's Paranasal Sinuses (PNS) Expert Group at TMC where a novel 'structured/standardized reporting-tool' for paranasal sinuses reporting was introduced in 2015. She teaches PNS anatomy and pathology to new TMJ radiologist, double-read reports and also establish and maintain the ever growing PNS image reference image library.

Cancellation Policy

Participant cancellations
If a participant no longer is able to continue with the purchased sessions, no refund will be made, however access to the recorded sessions for paid sessions will still be available.

TMC cancellations

In case of cancellation of the full programme by TMC Academy a full refund of the remaining session is reimbursed.