ESOR FOUNDATION COURSES 2021

CHEST IMAGING

May 4, 2022 | 12:30 CEST

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COURSE INFORMATION

This course is aimed at residents in their 4th and 5th year of training in radiology and recently board-certified radiologists interested in Chest Imaging. It is strictly adhered to Level II of the European Training Curriculum and is designed to provide the essentials of current state-of the-art imaging, diagnostic algorithms and their appropriateness, in pulmonary hypertension, nodular and fibrotic lung diseases, bronchiectasis and pleural neoplasms, as well as relevant information related to anatomical variations and congenital anomalies diagnosed in adulthood, highlighting those to identify before thoracic surgery. The course includes six topics consisting of 40 minutes of theory and case presentations followed by a live Q&A section after each session for interaction with the faculty members.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • to learn about the role of CT in the positive and differential diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension
  • to understand the pivotal role of patterns in the diagnosis of fibrotic lung diseases
  • to learn about the main causes of bronchiectasis and their prognosis and management
  • to consolidate knowledge about the anatomical variations and asymptomatic congenital anomalies that are important to report on chest imaging
  • to become familiar with the radiological features of common and less common pleural neoplasms

 

PROGRAMME ONLINE

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

12:30-13:10 Pulmonary hypertension: role of CT
M.-P. Revel, Paris/FR      
13:10-13:50 Bronchiectasis: imaging features
G. Chassagnon, Paris/FR
13:50-14:30 Fibrotic lung diseases
H. Prosch, Vienna/AT
14:30-15:00 Q&A
15:00-15:30 BREAK
15:30-16:10 Pleural neoplasms
M.-P. Revel, Paris/FR      
16:10-16:50 Anatomical variants and congenital malformations diagnosed in adulthood
G. Chassagnon, Paris/FR
16:50-17:30 Nodular patterns
H. Prosch, Vienna/AT
17:30-18:00 Q&A

 

On-Demand availability

You will find the on-demand recording of this course in the "My Courses" section of your ESR Connect account. The recording will be available until December 31, 2022. 

 

How to collect CME credits

A CME certificate will be issued automatically if the following criteria are met: 

- You need to attend the course online via live stream in full length.

- You have to complete the electronic evaluation questionnaire. To do so, please click the “Course Evaluation” button displayed on the right column of the course page or go to the section “My Evaluation” of your ESR Connect account.

Evaluation is open from May 4, 16:00 CEST until May 11, 2022 23:59 CEST and CME certificates can be downloaded in your ESR Connect user area under 'My Certificates'.