Saturday Workshop - 2014: Radiology Fundamentals—Shedding New Light on the Chest X-Ray
This presentation will benefit anyone who has a desire to understand the basic principles of Radiographic Imaging as related to chest x-rays. Utilizing radiographic images for diagnosing illness is an extremely useful tool in successfully managing patients, and has taken on incrasing importance in recent years. Medical imaging has become an indispensable part of pateint care, and the better clinicians are able to understand and utilize the basic principles and techniques of radiographic imaging, the more effective they can be in successfully treating their patients, and the more quickly their patients can be on the road to recovery. The lines and shadows on x-rays can be confusing. This presentation will help the attendee to look at and understand chest x-rays in a way that is logical and makes sense!
Ronald Thompson, MD, MS
Diagnostic Radiologist, Radiology Enterprises, Ltd.
- 6.00 Contact hours
- 0.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level