Diagnostic Imaging for Primary Care: A Review of Specific Approaches to Clinical Problems (Radiology
Venue: Aboard Seabourn\'s Quest
|Event Date/Time: Oct 20, 2012||End Date/Time: Oct 27, 2012|
14 Contact Hours
Physicians - $695
All Others - $450
Plus the cost of the cruise
Primary Care Providers, Family Physicians, Internists, Radiologists, PAs, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Program Purpose / Objectives:
1.The diagnosis of chronic shoulder pain.
2.Spinal degeneration as a cause of back pain.
3.Neck pain following trauma.
4.Cost implications of cancer screening.
5.Arthritis is common. Is there a place for imaging?
6.Metastatic malignancies can lead to serious problems. Where is imaging of particular value?
7.Future diagnostic imaging techniques.
8.Imaging studies for the diagnosis of lung cancer.
9.Imaging patients with an acute stroke.
10.Imaging studies in the elderly with increasing confusion.
11.How to evaluate patients with back pain who have a history of cancer.
12.Evaluation of patients with severe knee pain for a period of months.
13.Imaging studies in patients with back pain and sciatica.
14.Evaluation of skeletal trauma.
Conference Sessions generally take place during the days at sea (as cruise itinerary allows) to avoid conflicts with Ports of Call or evening entertainment.