Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation 2014 - Streaming Video

Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation 2014 - Streaming Video

Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation 2014 - Streaming Video


Course Description and Intended Audience

Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation is intended to provide a practical discussion and review of common diseases involving the brain, head/neck, and spine. It will also provide an overview of common imaging strategies, as well as an update in new trends, relevant techniques, and applications in diagnostic and/or therapeutic neuroradiology. In addition, this course will review common endovascular and spinal interventional techniques utilized in neuroradiology.

This course is designed for the practicing radiologist whose work involves neuroradiology, or those involved in the neurourological sciences, neurosurgery, neurology, and/or related fields.

This enduring material is a recording of the Neuroradiology: Practice to Innovation course (November 10-14, 2014) in streaming video and pdf format. Physician participation in this activity consists of reviewing the videos and completing the evaluation and exam. It is estimated that this activity will take 21 viewing hours to complete.

Course Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Review risk factors for and potential impact of contrast induced nephropathy (CIN)
  • Identify effective strategies for contract administration in renal disease
  • Summarize MRI safety guidelines
  • Discuss MR spectroscopy and its clinical use
  • Discuss a regional approach to facial nerve imaging
  • Review CT manifestations in the setting of conductive hearing loss

Participation in this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.



  • The Many Faces of CNS Infections
  • Spine Imaging
  • Vascular Malformations of the CNS - Spine
  • Sellar and Juxtasellar Lesions
  • Central Skull Base: The "Head Bone" Is Connected to the...
  • CT Guidance in Spine Pain Procedures
  • Hypopharynx and Larynx: Anatomy and Pathology
  • MRI Safety
  • Brain Tumors: A Tour of Types
  • MRI of Peripheral Nerves
  • Epilepsy Imaging
  • Hematological Disorders of the CNS
  • MR Spectroscopy in Clinical Use
  • Advanced MRI Methods for Assessing Brain Tumor Response
  • Orbital Imaging Review: Trauma and Tumors
  • Imaging of Facial Trauma
  • The Latest in Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases
  • PET/CT in Head and Neck Cancer Management
  • Facial Nerve Imaging: A Regional Approach
  • Opacified Sinus
  • Acute Stroke Intervention Update
  • Petrous Apex Disease
  • Cortical Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Flow Diversion for Aneurysm Treatment
  • Imaging of Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Iodine Contrast Issues
  • Imaging of Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Pineal Region Anatomy, Pathology and Diagnostic Approaches
  • Contrast Induced Nephropathy
  • Intraventricular Tumors


In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 21 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This enduring material activity meets the criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification program.

This activity includes 11.75 MRI, 8 CT, 1 Angio, and .25 Nuclear Medicine credits.

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of a post-course quiz and program evaluation. The quiz must be successfully passed with 80% or higher within two attempts.

Other Health Care Professionals

A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Date of Original Release:        March 31, 2015
Last Date of Sale:                    February 28, 2018
Credit Must be Claimed by:    March 31, 2018
Duration/Completion Time:    21 hours



Course Directors

Kelly K. Koeller, M.D.

Kent R. Thielen, M.D.

Christopher P. Wood, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Course Faculty

Kimberly K. Amrami, M.D.
Daniel F. Broderick, M.D.
Harry Cloft, M.D., Ph.D.
Bradley J. Erickson, M.D., Ph.D.
Chad J. Fleming, M.D.
Joseph M. Hoxworth, M.D.
Timothy J. Kaufmann, M.D.
Kelly K. Koeller, M.D.
John I. Lane, M.D.
Timothy P. Maus, M.D.
Jonathan M. Morris, M.D.
John D. Port, M.D., Ph.D.
Kent R. Thielen, M.D.
Steven M. Weindling, M.D.
Robert J. Witte, M.D.
Christopher P. Wood, M.D.

Faculty Disclosure

As a Jointly Accredited Provider by ACCME, ACPE, and ANCC, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course Director(s), Planning Committee Members, Faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity.  Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place.  Faculty also will disclose any off label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation.  Disclosure of these relevant financial relationships will be published in activity materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.

National Physician Payment Transparency Program

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science complies with the requirements of the National Physician Payment Transparency Program OPEN PAYMENTS (Physician Payments Sunshine Act).

Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development Disclosure

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) please go here


Registration Fee:  $820

Each online video purchase includes:

  • Downloadable comprehensive course syllabus
  • Online post-course quiz and program evaluation
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for one person
  • May be viewed at any time from any device (with streaming video capabilities)

View Streaming Videos and Download Course Materials - Videos are viewable from your dashboard while signed into your Radiology CME account. Upon finalizing your order, you will receive a confirmation email with complete instructions on viewing videos, downloading course materials, and completing the post-course quiz and evaluation to request credit.

For additional information, contact:

Mayo Clinic Department of Radiology
Continuing Medical Education Office
Mayo, W-2 
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Phone:     866-246-1581 (toll free) or 507-284-3317
Fax:          507-266-3061

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