HRCT workshop

29 - 30 Mar 2019

Stockholm - Sweden

Level III - Subspecialisation training

IMPORTANT! THE WORKSHOP WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SWEDISH The purpose of this course is to introduce High Resolution Computed Tomography of the Lung through a combined programme that includes lectures, reporting and case discussion

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This course is an introduction to the field of HRCT of the lung through an interactive program that includes a combination of lectures, reporting and group case discussion.
First day of the course will focus on pattern recognition and interstitial lung diseases.
On the second day the focus will be on fibrotic lung diseases.


Maximum number of seats: 30

Learning objectives

  • To increase knowledge and ability to diagnose interstitial lung diseases
  • Identifying UIP/IPF and its most common differential diagnoses.

Programme will include

  • Lectures in Swedish by Fredrik Ahlfors
  • Hands-on training (with access to workstations)
  • The Book "HRCT – Pattern recognition and differential diagnosis of Lung disease" by Carl Lamm and Fredrik Ahlfors
  • Course price includes the coffee breaks and one group dinner (optional) sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim


Level III - Subspecialisation training
The course is aimed at radiologists (all levels), but also pulmonologists and rheumatologists with an interest in interstitial lung diseases


  • Fredrik Ahlfors M.D.
    Göteborg Sweden

    Consultant radiologist at TMC

    Dr Fredrik Ahlfors works part time at Telemedicine Clinic with focus on CT Thorax and HRCT. Together with colleague, Carl Lamm, he has co-authored the book HRCT – Pattern Recognition and Differential Diagnosis of the Lung Disease.

Friday - March 29th 2019
09:00 09:15 Welcome coffee
09:15 09:30 Registration
09:30 09:45 Introduction to HRCT workshop Introduction
09:45 11:00 HRCT – pattern recognition and radiological cases Lecture
11:00 11:20 Coffee break Break
11:20 12:30 Radiological cases Case demo
12:30 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 15:00 Group work: analysing and reporting individual cases Case demo
15:00 15:20 Coffee break Break
15:20 17:00 Group work: analysing and reporting individual cases Case demo
17:00 17:10 Closing remarks Day 1 Lecture
17:40 18:30 [OPTIONAL] New international diagnostic guidelines for IPF and the correlation between radiology and treatment results (Peter Nilsson, Medical manager, Boehringer Ingelheim) Lecture
18:30 20:30 [OPTIONAL | FREE OF CHARGE] Dinner at Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel
Saturday - March 30th 2019
08:30 08:45 Issues and questions from previous day Introduction
08:45 10:15 Fibrosing lung diseases and radiological cases Lecture
10:15 10:35 Coffee break Break
10:35 12:00 Radiological cases Case demo
12:00 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 14:00 Group work: analysing and reporting individual cases Case demo
14:00 14:15 Coffee break Break
14:15 15:15 Group work: analysing and reporting individual cases Case demo
15:15 15:30 Closure, questions and feedback

Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre

Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre is the city’s newest and most versatile large-scale venue.
Built on the waters’ edge right in the heart of Stockholm, it offers vast possibilities for experiences out of the ordinary.
It is located between the Stockholm Central Station and the City Hall and right next to Radisson Blu Waterfront hotel.

Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel offers special rate conditions for course participants.
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111 64 - Stockholm Sweden

Cancellation Policy

Participant cancellations
For cancellations made up until 6 weeks before the course start 100% will be reimbursed deducting an admin fee of 100€. For cancellations made after the 6 weeks' deadline there will be no entitle to reimbursement

TMC Cancellation

In case of cancellation by TMC Academy registration fees will be refunded in full.

Transfer to other courses

A transfer can be made to another course. A 100€ admin fee will be charged of the original amount paid and any cost difference will have to be paid. TMC Academy will issue a voucher which is valid for 1 year.

Admin fee

An admin fee of 100€ will be applied for any cancellation or transfer.