Critical Care Imaging Interpretation

About this course

Course cost: $600

A comprehensive overview of X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT, and MRI imaging interpretation of commonly encountered disease in the critical care setting.

MELBOURNE 2019: Early bird discount of 10% applies until 30/11/2018

Please note the new Niseko course runs from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, the earlier course is sold out.

The course covers imaging of the head, chest and abdomen/pelvis in 5 modules. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive case review session across X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT and MRI to consolidate fundamental principles of imaging interpretation. 

Laptops

Lightbox Radiology Education courses include a variety of interactive sessions to cement the learning objectives.  Our materials are both Mac and PC compatible and it is recommended that you bring your own laptop to your course or arrange to share a laptop with a friend during the interactive sessions.

Group Discount

To obtain a group discount, please fill out our group discount form and return it to admin@lightboxradiology.com.au at least fourteen days prior to the course commencement date.

Accommodation Offer - Noosa

Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas is offering a 10% discount on best available rates for accommodation. To take up this offer contact noosa@peppers.com.au,com or phone (07) 5455 2200. *subject to availability. 

Niseko Course Information:

Niseko has exploded in popularity with Australian skiers and boarders over the past decade. Located on the western coast of the island of Hokkaido, Niseko is widely known as having a huge and very reliable snowfall, and usually, light, extremely dry powder snow.

Hirafu Village is positioned at the entry point to the Niseko ski regions of Annupuri, Niseko Village and Grand Hirafu (Hirafu and Hanazono). The resort offers a large range of accommodation from traditional pensions to luxury apartments, plus some of the best après-ski restaurants and nightlife in Hokkaido.

No jetlag thanks to the similar time zone makes it perfect for a shorter overseas snow trip.

Please contact Scott Bensley of Travelplan Ski for deals on +61 2 9958 9720 or email scott@travelplan.com.au.

Bugaboos, Canadian Mountain Holidays

CMH heli-skiing was born in the Purcells in 1965 and Bugaboos remains the most established area. Adventure awaits with endless runs and breathtaking scenery. Relax off the slopes in the newly renovated lodge with undoubtedly the finest view from a hot tub in the world.

Please note accommodation and spaces on the course are extremely limited and will book out. For more information contact Lauren at Travelplan Ski on + 61 2 9958 9700 or lauren@travelplan.com.au (for email enquiries please supply country of residence).  Please be advised there is an increased cost for this course due to the limitations on numbers.  If you are booking from the US or Canada please visit https://www.cmhheli.com/ to book accommodation.

Accommodation Offer - Bali

 

Courtyard Marriott Bali Seminyak Resort is offering course attendees a Deluxe Room for 1788000 IDR/night  (approx AUD 168) per room per night*, this includes breakfast for 2, taxes and service charge. To take up this offer please click this link Book your group rate for Lightbox Radiology Education  or contact the hotel directly by phone +62361.8499.600 or email cy.dpssm.reservations@courtyard.com and advise you are attending the Lightbox Radiology Education course.  Please note this special rate expires at the end of August 2019. *subject to availability


Venue Information & Timetables

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Australia

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Noosa, QLD 1.5 Days Saturday, November 17, 2018 Timetable Register
Melbourne, VIC 1.5 days Saturday, April 06, 2019 Timetable Register
Niseko, Japan 5 Days Monday, January 21, 2019 Timetable Course full
Niseko, Japan 5 Days Monday, January 21, 2019 Timetable Register

Indonesia

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Bali, Indonesia 5 Days Monday, September 16, 2019 Timetable Register

Canada

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Canada, North America 5 Days Monday, March 23, 2020 Timetable Register

Participants

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ICU physicians, Emergency physicians, ICU & Emergency Registrars, Radiographers. It is assumed participants have at least a basic understanding of imaging interpretation or have attended Chest X-Ray, Emergency X-Ray or Acute Medical & Surgical CT Interpretation Courses in the past.

Curriculum

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Pre-course:

Pre-test

Pre-course Modules: CT Anatomy - Abdomen and Pelvis; CT Anatomy - Brain; CT Anatomy - Cervical Spine; CT Anatomy - Chest; Introduction to CT; Introduction to MRI; Introduction to Ultrasound; Introduction to X-Ray. 

Course:

Module 1: Imaging of the Brain & Skull – CT & MRI: Haemorrhage, Herniation, DAI, Infarction & Infection: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, imaging findings, pitfalls and complications. 

Module 2: Imaging of the Chest – X-Ray, Ultrasound, & CT (Part 1): Cardiomediastinum: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

Module 3: Imaging of the Chest – X-Ray, Ultrasound, & CT (Part 2): Airways, Lungs & Pleura: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

Module 4: Imaging of the Abdomen/Pelvis – X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT & MRI (Part 1): Solid Viscera: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

Module 5: Imaging of the Abdomen/Pelvis – X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT & MRI (Part 2): Hollow Viscera, Vessels, Retroperitoneum and Nodes: Technique, Review of acute pathology including clinical aspects, imaging findings, pitfalls and complications.

You will be required to bring a PC or MAC laptop to the course.

Post-course (online):

Post-test

Continuing Professional Development

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Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: Participants in the ANZCA CPD program, may claim this course under the Short course, workshops, problem-based learning discussions and small group discussion at 2 credits per hour, online component at 1 credit per hour.

Australian College of Emergency Medicine: 15.5 hours

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day under the Emergency, Obstetrics, Anaesthetics or Surgery Components (Activity Number 11298 Noosa; 12001 Niseko; 14027 Melbourne).

Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: 22.5 CPD points

College of Intensive Care Medicine:  Lectures – Category 2A, points per hour 1; Active or interactive Group Learning – Category 2B, points per hour 1.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: 40 Points (Activity 78657 - Radiology/Category 1). Training Grant approved for 1 day of Emergency or Surgery.

Royal Australasian College of Physicians:  Recommended MyCPD category 1 - ‘Educational Activities’ at 1 credit per hour.

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists: A total of 20 points may be claimed for attendance.

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 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.  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.

Refunds
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.  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.

Course Cancellation
In the unlikely event a course is cancelled due to exceptional circumstances, Lightbox Radiology Education will provide (where possible) alternative dates for the course; a credit note towards future courses or a full refund.

Lightbox Radiology Education will not be liable for any additional costs, above the course fee, incurred due to a course cancellation. 

Register for this course

Australia

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Noosa, QLD Saturday, November 17, 2018 1.5 Days Register
Melbourne, VIC Saturday, April 06, 2019 1.5 days Register
Niseko, Japan Monday, January 21, 2019 5 Days Course full
Niseko, Japan Monday, January 21, 2019 5 Days Register

Indonesia

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Bali, Indonesia Monday, September 16, 2019 5 Days Register

Canada

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Canada, North America Monday, March 23, 2020 5 Days Register

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Course testimonials

"I would highly recommend this Lightbox Radiology course to my colleagues. A good refresher of plain film findings and I now have an approach for looking at CT and MRI. The cases covered in the interactive sessions are relevant to my everyday practice."
Intensivist, Melbourne

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