Clinical Imaging Case Studies
Interprofessional Online Learning | University of Saskatchewan
This resource will allow you to view X-ray, Computed Tomography (CT), or Ultrasound (US) images pertaining to a unique case. You will be provided with pertinent history, physical, and laboratory findings. Review a series of 12 cases over a period of 1 year displaying X-rays, CT Scans and Ultrasound images and correctly answer a set of relevant questions pertaining to each imaging format for each case. You will be able to access one case each month over a period of one year. Each new case will be released upon successful completion of the previous case with the first case available automatically.
Emergency & Family Physicians
Course Learning Objectives:
- formulate a diagnosis based on their comparison of normal and abnormal images and apply the knowledge acquired to that process after review of supplemental materials included with each case to reinforce learning;
- identify that comparison of abnormal imaging to normal examples is an integral skill that must be incorporated into their interpretation of images to formulate an accurate diagnosis;
- interpret and form an accurate diagnosis for the modalities of plain x-ray, CT and ultrasound; and
- recognize the importance clinical history plays in the correct interpretation of an image and the formation of an accurate diagnosis.
Course Cost: $0.00
Registration Opens: March 27, 2020
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Royal College)
Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
Section 3: Self-Assessment Accreditation Statement: This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Continuing Medical Education Division, University of Saskatchewan. You may claim a maximum of 2 hours (credits are automatically calculated).
Learners are reminded to document their learning in MAINPORT. Click HERE to be taken to the MAINPORT site.
Accredited Royal College MOC Section 1 and Section 3 credits are eligible for certified Mainpro+® credits, up to a maximum of 50 credits per five-year cycle; any additional credits are eligible as non-certified Mainpro+® credits. MOC Section 3 accredited activities can be claimed at 3 credits per hour up to the cycle maximum.
Learners are reminded to document their learning in Mainpro+®. Click HERE to be taken to the Mainpro+® site.
For course information, contact:
Daniel Mittelholtz, Course Facilitator