The Joint Commission: Understanding and Complying with the Latest Requirements for MRI Safety
Credits: 1.5 ACCME Category 1 | 1.5 Category A, ARRT and CRA
Format: Audio Visual Run Time: 96 Minutes Fee: $30.00
This program describes procedures to manage patients undergoing MRI with recommendations to prevent ferromagnetic objects from entering the MRI environment; techniques to manage claustrophobia, anxiety, or emotional distress; guidelines to screen patients with medical implants and devices; procedures to prevent thermal injuries; methods to handle patients requiring urgent or emergent medical care; summarizes contrast agent safety and includes information for nephrogenic systemic fibrosis; and presents methods to avoid problems related to acoustic noise.
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Endobronchial Ultrasonography: A Practical Approach
Society for Advanced Bronchoscopy (SAB) Archived Presentation January 2019
Often times first step on workup for intrathoracic abnormalities involve transthoracic sample acquisition. Understanding correct EBUS application and patient section are key to perform the correct procedure and expedites proper treatment.
At the conclusion of the webinar, the learner should have gained an enhanced understanding of intrathoracic lymph node anatomy, sampling techniques, and clinical usefulness of various endobronchial ultrasound guided diagnostic approaches; thereby improving patient outcomes.
Following the presentation questions from the audience were addressed in a moderated Q&A session.
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