X-Ray - Chest and Emergency Interpretation

About this course

Course cost: $400

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles of chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation.

Despite the technological advancements in medical imaging, the chest X-Ray remains the most frequently requested radiological investigation, and one of, if not the most difficult to interpret correctly. Our 'Combined Chest X-Ray and Emergency X-Ray Interpretation' course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest and emergency X-Ray interpretation. Interactive multimedia live group sessions are undertaken with lectures. The goal of the course is to provide practitioners with the confidence to recognise a normal chest X-Ray, common patterns of disease and to recognise radiographic patterns of trauma and injury commonly encountered for each body area. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging.

Group Discount

To receive a 20% group discount, please fill out our X-Ray group discount form and return it to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au at least fourteen days prior to the course date.


Accommodation Offer - Bali

No Courtyard Bali Seminyak is offering six nights accommodation in a deluxe room for 115USD per room, per night inc. breakfast for two, 11% tax and 10% serivce charge. To take up this offer, phone the Courtyard Bali Seminyak reservations on +62 361 8499 600

*offer valid until Monday 24 July 2017. Subject to availability

Venue Information & Timetables

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Bali, Indonesia 4 Days Monday, September 18, 2017 Timetable Register


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General Practitioners, Critical Care Physicians, Emergency Physicians, Registrars, House officers, Interns, Radiographers, Physiotherapists.


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Pre-Course (online):

Pre-course Module - Radiographic anatomy





Module 1 - Chest X-Ray principles & techniques, Chest X-Ray terminology

Module 2 - Chest X-Ray assessment of tubes & lines, Chest X-Ray Interpretation of the cardiomediastinal contours & hilum

Module 3 - Chest X-Ray Interpretation of airways, lungs & pleura

Module 4 - Chest X-Ray Interpretation of bones and soft tissues, Chest X-Ray review areas, Chest X-Ray approaches to common clinical scenarios


Module 1 - X-Ray principles & techniques, X-ray terminology, X-Ray Interpretation of the cervical, thoracic & lumbar spine 

Module 2 - X-Ray Interpretation of the pelvis, hip, knee, ankle, hindfoot, midfoot & forefoot

Module 3 - X-Ray Interpretation of the shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand

Module 4 - X-Ray Interpretation of the face, skull, abdomen & paediatric points including NAI


Post-course (online):


Continuing Professional Development

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Australasian College for Emergency Medicine: 12 hours

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: Chest X-Ray: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day Emergency Medicine, Anaesthetics, Surgery or Obstetrics components. (ACRRM ID: 6978 Bali; 6932 Niseko; 6931 Sydney). Emergency X-Ray: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS, 30 Emergency MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day emergency. (ACRRM ID: 6977 Bali; 6934 Niseko; 6933 Sydney)

Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: 12 hours.  Category: Knowledge and Skills - Lectures, 8 credits (or 1 credit per hour attended).  Category: Knowledge and Skills - Short courses, workshops and PBLDs, 4 credits (or 2 credits per hour attended).

Australian Orthopaedic Association: 12 CPD points

Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: 30 CPD points

College of Intensive Care Medicine: Pre-course learning: Category 1A: Passive Self Learning, 1 point per hour. Lectures: Category 2A: Passive Group Learning, 1 point per hour. Facilitated discussions, Workshops: Category 2B: Active or Interactive Small Group Learning Activities, 2 points per hour.

New Zealand Institute of Medical Radiation Technology: 10 CPD credits (Group 2.4)

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: 2017-2019: 80 CPD points (Activities 75121 & 75126 - Radiology/Category 1). Training Grant approved for 2 days of Emergency.

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: Maintenance of Clinical Knowledge & Skills - 13 points (or 1 point per hour to a maximum of 13 points) (Excludes Niseko and Bali)

The Royal College of Radiologists (UK): 12 CPD points (Category 1 - CR 020/14 & CR 021/14)

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians : Recommended MyCPD category 2 - ‘Assessed Learning’ at 2 credits per hour (course length 12 hours face to face, 5 hours online).

Refund & Transfer Policy

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Lightbox Radiology Education offers Transfers, Credits and Refunds on most courses - Excludes Custom Courses

Online Courses

Lightbox Radiology Education does not offer refunds, transfers or credits for our online courses.

Radiology Courses

If you have registered and paid for a course that you can no longer attend, please select a form to complete then email to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. (Please note: we do not offer credits/transfers or refunds on our custom courses)

Transfers / Credits
Applications for a course transfer/credit must be made at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. A fee of $50 applies to all course transfers/credits. Please fill out our Transfer/Credit form and forward to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au.  If the application for a transfer/credit is made within 2 weeks to your course, all funds will be forfeited or you must find another attendee to take your place.

Course credits are valid for 12 months from the original payment date. You must ensure you enroll and attend this course held within that 12 month period. All courses are subject to availability. Course credits are not transferable to other attendees & cannot be refunded.

Applications for a course refund must be made at least 2 weeks before your course commencement date. A fee of $150 applies for all refunds. Please complete our Refund Form and forward to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au.  If the application for a refund is made within 2 weeks to your course, all funds will be forfeited or you must find another attendee to take your place.

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Bali, Indonesia Monday, September 18, 2017 4 Days Register


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Course testimonials

"Every junior doctor should do this course. Really good. Wish I did it in Bali though!"
Junior House Officer, Canberra

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