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Everything you need to know about Computed Tomography (CT) & CT Scanning


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Notice About Off-Label Use Presentations

The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine/37th Computed Body Tomography: The Cutting Edge may include presentations on drugs or devices, or use of drugs or devices, that have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or have been approved by the FDA for specific uses only. The FDA has stated that it is the responsibility of the physician to determine the FDA clearance status of each drug or device he or she wishes to use in clinical practice.

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AGENDA/LIST OF TALKS/INDEX

CT Protocol Design and Optimization 2021
Elliot K. Fishman, MD, FACR
48:00

Pitfalls of Pancreatic Cancer Imaging and How to Avoid Them
Linda Chu, MD
35:00

CT Evaluation of Renal Masses: Pearls and Pitfalls
Elliot K. Fishman, MD, FACR
43:00

CT Evaluation of Liver Masses
Linda Chu, MD
45:00

Imaging of Acute Pancreatitis: A Practical Guide
Atif Zaheer, MD
35:00

Evaluation of Small Bowel Tumors
Elliot K. Fishman, MD, FACR
50:00

Post-Operative Imaging after Aortic Surgery: What Not to Miss
Stefan Zimmerman, MD
40:00

HRCT of Interstitial Lung Disease
Cheng Lin, MD
43:00

Pearls and Pitfalls in Cardiac Imaging
Stefan Zimmerman, MD
43:00

HRCT of Bronchial Diseases
Cheng Lin, MD
43:00

SPEAKERS

ACTIVITY DIRECTOR

Elliot K. Fishman, MD, FACR
Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science,
Oncology, Surgery and Urology
Elliot K. Fishman Professorship in Radiology
Director, Diagnostic Imaging and Body CT

JOHNS HOPKINS FACULTY

Linda Chu, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
and Radiological Science

Cheng Lin, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
and Radiological Science

Atif Zaheer, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
and Radiological Science

Stefan Zimmerman, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
and Radiological Science

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The following relationships have been reported for this activity

NAME  ROLERELATIONSHIP(S)
Elliot K. Fishman, MD, FACR Activity Director  

Principal Investigator: GE Healthcare Bio‐Sciences, and Siemens AG

Ownership Interest/Stockholder & Co-Founder/Board of Directors: HipGraphics Inc

Stefan Zimmerman, MD Presenter

Salary: Siemens AG
Honoraria: American College of Radiology

 

No one else in a position to control the content of this educational activity has disclosed a relevant financial interest or relationship with any commercial interest.

Note: Grants to investigators at the Johns Hopkins University are negotiated and administered by the institution which receives the grants, typically through the Office of Research Administration. Individual investigators who participate in the sponsored project(s) are not directly compensated by the sponsor, but may receive salary or other support from the institution to support their effort on the project(s).

FEES

REGISTRATION CUT-OFF DATE: February 13, 2024

Methods of Payment: We require full payment prior to the start of the activity. The registration fee includes instructional materials and unlimited access to content until the expiration date.

Physicians:           $ 100

Non-Physicians/Technologists: $50

You will receive a confirmation by e-mail. If you have not received it call (410) 502-9634 to confirm that you are registered. A transcript of attendance will be available upon attestation of your credit hours and submission of the post activity online evaluation.

REFUND POLICY

All purchases are final. A handling fee of $50 will be deducted for cancellation. Refund requests must be received within 15 days of purchase by fax or mail. No refunds will be made thereafter. Transfer of registration to another Johns Hopkins activity in lieu of cancellation is not possible.

Release Date
February 19, 2021

Expiration Date
February 19, 2024

PREREQUISITES FOR PARTICIPANTS
There are no prerequisites to participate in this activity.

HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Internet connection.

Course Format – Method of Participation
This enduring material is expected to take approximately 7 hours to complete. Once the activity is completed, you must pass the post-test and complete the evaluation with attestation to receive CME credit.

HOW TO OBTAIN CME CREDIT
To register for cme credits, please visit https://hopkinscme.cloud-cme.com/aph.aspx?P=8&EID=32267 and complete the registration. Once registered, click “Content & Tests” to view the content and complete the post-test and evaluation.

The content is available at: CTISUS.COM

EVALUATION AND OUTCOMES SURVEY

Post activity, an online evaluation form will be available to attendees to evaluate the activity and identify future educational needs. Upon completion of the evaluation, the learner must attest to the number of hours in attendance. A certificate of attendance will be available immediately for download or print. The last day to evaluate the material and attest to your credits is March 30, 2024.

Access will be through the My CME tab (after signing in) at the CME website: https://hopkinscme.cloud-cme.com.

POST-TEST
A post-test will be conducted at the conclusion of the activity. A grade of at least 75% within three attempts is needed to receive CME credit.

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