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American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR)



This new member benefit features discussion from leading experts on some of AJR’s most controversial, cutting edge articles—broadcasted live, online, with CME. 

Upcoming Webinar

Percutaneous Image-Guided Thermal Ablation and Malignancies

October 17, 2017
Broadcasted Live and Online 12:00 noon–1:00 pm, Eastern Time
Moderator: John A. Kaufman, MD, Dotter Interventional Institution
Speaker: Robert Lewandowski, MD, Northwestern University

This AJR Live Webinar offers 1 CME Credit.

ARRS Member Price: $0
ARRS In-Training Member Price: $0
Nonmember Price: $99

This webinar will discuss how Image-guided thermal ablation is a minimally invasive treatment option for patients with primary and secondary pulmonary malignancies. Modalities such as radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation, and cryoablation will also be examined. Be sure to read the AJR article on this topic.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe why CT is the preferred image guidance modality for thermal ablation.
  • Explain how thermal ablation has shown safety and efficacy in the treatment of both primary and secondary lung malignancies in nonsurgical candidates.
  • List three future directions in ablative therapy.
  • Describe how the evolution of the imaging appearance of the ablation zone varies depending on the thermal ablation modality.

Future Webinars

Communicating Uncertainty in the Radiology Report

November 16 ● 12:00 noon–1:00 pm, Eastern Time
Moderator: Howard P. Forman, MD, Yale School of Management
Speaker: Michael Bruno, MD, Hershey Medical Center

The purposes of this webinar is to explore the issue of diagnostic uncertainty in radiology and how the radiology report has often fallen short in this regard and to suggest approaches that can be helpful in addressing this challenge. Be sure to read the AJR article with credit on this topic.

 

Harmonizing Recommendations for Screening Mammography

February 21 ● 12:00 noon–1:00 pm, Eastern Time
Moderator: Marcia C. Javitt, MD, Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Speakers: Mark A Helvie, MD, University of Michigan, and Robert Smith, PhD, American Cancer Society 


 

The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians.

The ARRS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.