X-Ray - Chest Interpretation Essentials Online

About this course

Course cost: US$125

A comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest X-Ray interpretation and reporting. A certificate is issued electronically upon completion.

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. This course provides a comprehensive review of the fundamental principles in chest X-Ray interpretation and reporting in commonly encountered clinical settings. 

Estimated time to complete - 8 hours. 

Modules are viewable for 6 times and will expire in 60 days.

Modules Included

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Introduction to X-Ray
X-Ray Anatomy - Chest - Drag and Drop Quiz
1: Introduction, Techniques and Technical Adequacy
2: CXR Terminology
3: Tubes and lines
4: Cardiomediastinal Contours
5: Hila and Pleura
6: Airways and Lungs
7: Bones and Soft Tissues
8: Review Areas and Image Comparison


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Interns, General practitioners, Physicians, Registrars, House officers, Radiographers, Physiotherapists, Nurse Practitioner working in emergency or urgent care practice.

Continuing Professional Development

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Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: Online learning can be claimed under the Knowledge and skills ‘Learning sessions’ activity.

Australian College for Emergency Medicine: Approved for 8 ACEM CPD hours

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: Approved for 8 PDP hrs: 5hrs Eductional Acitivity, 3hrs performance review

Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: 8 hours (Self Directed Learning)

College of Intensive Care Medicine: Category 1A: Passive Self Learning, 1 point per hour

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: 8 Point/s in Educational Activities. (RACS CPD approved activies program is currently not taking applications for 2024)

The Royal College of Radiologists (UK): This course provides 6 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: Activity Id: 394222  - CPD Accredited activity; 5hrs educational activities, 3hrs reviewing performance, total 8hrs. 

Terms and conditions

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By purchasing and accessing this online course you agree to the following terms and conditions:

Lightbox Radiology Education grants the student a non-exclusive, non-transferable access to use the materials.

The student acknowledges that nothing in this agreement is intended to give the Licensee any Intellectual Property Rights in the Licensed Material, or any Intellectual Property Rights.

Lightbox Radiology Education makes no representation and gives no warranty that use of the Licensed Material will be fit for any particular purpose, or that use of the Licensed Material will not infringe the Intellectual Property Rights of any third party. 

This is subject to the Intellectual and Commercial laws of Queensland, Australia.

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