<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none;" alt="" src="https://dc.ads.linkedin.com/collect/?pid=54935&amp;fmt=gif">

Radiology CME

Since 2010, vRad Radiology Education has been providing a variety of high-quality continuing medical education (CME) opportunities. Open to all radiologists, these live and enduring (recorded) modules are a convenient way to stay up to date on practical radiology topics.

Curated by vRad CMO Benjamin W. Strong, MD and guest radiologists, explore our latest our 15-minute CME and all of our CME courses below.

VIEW ALL SPECIALTIES OR FILTER BY SUB SPECIALTY BELOW

Latest Courses

Neuroradiology Infections

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute radiology CME covers an assortment of cases including: mastoiditis & Subdural abscess, septic embolization, granulomatous meningitis, HSV encephalitis, toxoplasmosis, cysticercosis, nocardia with ventriculitis, and spongiform encephalopathy. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn to identify the misses and causes which commonly appear on QAC lists. 
  2. Understand latest imaging technologies to deliver continuous high quality care in radiology.
  3. Identify different approaches that allow for prompt assessment and diagnosis of the patient.
  4. Apply principles of critical thinking during the assessment and diagnosis of the patient. 

In: Neuro

Neuroradiology Vessel Thrombosis

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute radiology CME covers an assortment of emergency cases including: internal cerebral veins, dural venous sinuses, basilar artery, carotid artery, posterior cerebral artery, middle & anterior cerebral arteries, MCA with hemorrhage, and MCA with pseudonormalization. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn to identify the misses and causes which commonly appear on QAC lists. 
  2. Understand latest imaging technologies to deliver continuous high quality care in radiology.
  3. Identify different approaches that allow for prompt assessment and diagnosis of the patient.
  4. Apply principles of critical thinking during the assessment and diagnosis of the patient. 

In: Neuro

CT Bowel Obstruction: What Really Matters?

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

In this 15-minute course, Dr. Jorge A. Soto discusses the role of CT in evaluation of bowl obstruction and focuses on the complications of closed loop obstruction and strangulation/ischemia. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Select the most appropriate imaging approaches to allow prompt assessment of the injured and acutely ill patient.
  2. Apply optimal techniques to the acquisition of various imaging examinations commonly used in the emergency setting, maximizing diagnostic potential and considering patient safety. 
  3. Develop and utilize a systematic approach to the assessment of traumatic injuries and non-traumatic acute diseases, from head to toe.
  4. Understand and be better able to implement the requirements for delivering continuous high quality care in an emergency radiology service, as well as throughout the unique circumstances that accompany mass casualty incidents. 

In: Body

2021 QA Forum #1 Part 4: Zebras, Approximately

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute course will review cases that appear on quality assurance committee lists and provide key learning opportunities for radiologists. Led by vRad Associate Director of Quality Assurance, Michael Novick, MD, this session focuses on unusual cases that are not seen in day-to-day practice. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the imaging characteristics of conditions encountered infrequently in the emergency setting. 
  2. Review the diagnostic criteria for such cases. 

In: General

2021 QA Forum #1 Part 3: Satisfaction of Search

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute course will review cases that commonly appear on quality assurance committee lists and provide key learning opportunities for radiologists. Led by vRad Associate Director of Quality Assurance, Michael Novick, MD, this session focuses on satisfaction of search misses. 

Learning Objectives

  1. To identify and address patterns of image review that can lead to missed findings.
  2. To encourage radiologists to adhere strictly to their search patterns to avoid misses related to satisfaction of search.
  3. To reinforce the concept that a systematic approach to interpretation is the best way to ensure high accuracy and optimal efficiency. 

In: General

2021 QA Forum #1 Part 2: Search Pattern Misses

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute course will review cases that commonly appear on quality assurance committee lists and provide key learning opportunities for radiologists. Led by vRad Associate Director of Quality Assurance, Michael Novick, MD, this session focuses on common search pattern misses. 

Learning Objectives

  1. To identify common search pattern omissions that can lead to missed findings and adverse patient outcomes. 
  2. To modify existing search patterns to maximize accuracy without sacrificing efficiency. 
  3. To learn how to adjust search patterns in real time to optimize patient care.

In: General

2021 QA Forum #1 Part 1: Osteomyelitis

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

This 15-minute course will review cases that commonly appear on quality assurance committee lists and provide key learning opportunities for radiologists. Led by vRad Associate Director of Quality Assurance, Michael Novick, MD, this session focuses on acute osteomyelitis. 

Learning Objectives

  1. To recognize the imaging findings of acute pedal osteomyelitis and associated soft tissue abnormalities.
  2. To identify and avoid common pitfalls in interpretation of osteomyelitis cases. 
  3. To improve patient care by ensuring that all radiologists are capable of interpreting examinations to rule out acute osteomyelitis in the emergent setting. 

Bone Lesions in the ED: Common Scenarios, Challenging Cases and Imaging Management

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

In this 15-minute course, Dr. Terak Hanna presents the common appearance of frequently encountered bone lesions in the ED, the emergent complications associated with bone lesions seen in the ED and how to confidently recommend appropriate clinical or imaging follow-up.

Learning Objectives

  1. Select the most appropriate imaging approaches to allow prompt assessment of the injured and acutely ill patient.
  2. Apply optimal techniques to the acquisition of various imaging examinations commonly used in the emergency setting, maximizing diagnostic potential and considering patient safety. 
  3. Develop and utilize a systematic approach to the assessment of traumatic injuries and non-traumatic acute diseases, from head to toe.
  4. Understand and be better able to implement the requirements for delivering continuous high quality care in an emergency radiology service, as well as throughout the unique circumstances that accompany mass casualty incidents. 

In: Body

Catch a Break: Sports Injury in Children and Adults

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

In this 15-minute course, MSK radiologist Jennifer Kujak, MD, will discuss sports related injuries in children and adults.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the findings in van Neck-Odelberg Disease.
  2. Name the 3 types of Femoroacetabular Impingement. 
  3. Name the 2 imaging signs of a Core Muscle Injury (sports hernia). 

In: General

Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation in Breast Imaging, Part. 1

0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Cost: Free

Expires: 12/31/2024

Take the Course


Course Overview

Radiologic-pathologic correlation after imaging guided breast biopsy can help decrease a delay in breast cancer diagnosis. In this 15-minute course, Jennifer Gutierrez, MD, will discuss the importance of rad-path correlation and next steps in management of various pathologic entities in breast imaging. 

Learning Objectives

  1. To understand why radiology-pathology correlation plays a vital role in breast imaging.
  2. To review commonly encountered pathologic entities in breast imaging. 
  3. To provide management options for various breast lesions. 

In: Breast