Tutorials in Diagnostic Radiology 2014 - Streaming Video

Tutorials in Diagnostic Radiology 2014 - Streaming Video

Tutorials in Diagnostic Radiology 2014 - Streaming Video


Course Description

Tutorials in Diagnostic Radiology is a postgraduate course designed to update the diagnostic radiologist on new trends, relevant techniques, and practical applications in diagnostic imaging. The latest advances will be emphasized and related to common problems encountered in clinical practice.

This enduring material is a recording of the Tutorials in Diagnostic Radiology course (January 19-23, 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 24.75 viewing hours to complete.

Course Learning Objectives

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

  • Review utility of cardiac CT in emergency department chest pain patients
  • Discuss consensus guidelines for follow-up of small, incidental pancreatic cystic masses
  • Discuss how specific imaging features and location guide the differential diagnosis of intracranial cystic lesions
  • Recognize the utility of BI-RADS for daily breast imaging practice
  • Identify imaging features of pericardial diseases
  • Review key radiographic, and MR arthrographic findings necessary for the diagnosis of Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Review current role of CT and MR imaging for surgical and catheter based interventions
  • Discuss the role of percutaneous biopsy in the diagnosis of lymphoma
  • Review the common errors made in breast imaging reports

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.


Breast Imaging

  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria for Breast Cancer Screening
  • Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy: Fundamentals and Advanced Techniques
  • Male Breast Disease
  • Seed Localization of Breast Cancer
  • Approach to Breast Calcifications
  • Mammographic Missed Cancers: What We Can Learn
  • Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound: Initial Mayo Clinic Experience
  • DCIS: Initial Detection and Assessment of Extent of Disease

BI-RADS Review and Update

  • The Breast Imaging Report: Do’s and Don’ts
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Imaging Evaluation of Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) – Part I and Part II
  • Advanced Imaging of the Foot and Ankle
  • Incidental MSK Osseous Lesions: When to Worry
  • MR Imaging: The Skinny on Fatty Tumors
  • Advanced Imaging of the Wrist
  • Sports Tumors Around the Knee
  • Incidental MSK Soft Tissue Lesions: When to Worry


  • Multimodality Imaging of the Parathyroid Glands
  • Pathology of the Neck: A Case-Based Approach
  • Lessons in Spine Imaging: A Case-Based Review
  • Head and Neck Imaging: Pearls and Pitfalls
  • The Cystic Brain Lesion
  • Cognitive Decline: Transitioning from Proton to Photon? – Part I and Part II
  • The Opacified Paranasal Sinus: Approach and Differential
  • Lessons in Temporal Bone Imaging: A Case-Based Review
  • Imaging the Patient with Headache
  • MRI of Peripheral Nerves: Brachial and Lumbosacral Plexus – Part I
  • MRI of Peripheral Nerves: Extremities – Part II

Abdominal Imaging

  • MDCT of the Acute Colon CT and MRI Evaluation of Solid Renal Masses
  • Spots in the Liver: MR Diagnosis of Malignant Liver Lesions
  • Difficult Abdominal CT Cases: Missed Masses
  • CT of the Acute Abdomen: Life-Saving Diagnoses You Need to Make
  • Prostate MRI: Routine Staging and Advanced Techniques
  • Spots in the Liver: MR Diagnosis of Benign Liver Lesions
  • Incidental Pancreatic Cystic Masses by CT: What to say? What to do?
  • Oncologic Imaging: Lymphoma – Part I and Part II

Cardiac Imaging | Interventional Radiology | Thoracic Imaging

  • Catheters and Filters: What Should I Know
  • Cardiac CT in the ED: Role of the Triple Rule-Out Evaluation
  • CT After Aortic Endografts: What You Need To Know
  • CT Evaluation of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Imaging and Angiographic Intervention After Vascular Surgery
  • Common Indications, Uncommon Diagnoses
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Reducing Missed Lung Cancer
  • Pulmonary Vein Imaging by CT and MR
  • Pericardial Imaging by CT and MR


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 24.75 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 4.5 mammography, 7 magnetic resonance imaging, 6.25 computed tomography, 5.0 ultrasound, and 2.0 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:        November 20, 2014
Last Date of Sale:                    October 20, 2017
Credit Must be Claimed by:    November 20, 2017
Duration/Completion Time:    24.75 hours



Course Directors

Jerome F. Breen, M.D.

 Robert W. Maxwell, M.D.

Timothy J. Welch, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Course Faculty

Kimberly K. Amrami, M.D.
John M. Barlow, M.D.
David F. Black, M.D.
Andrew W. Bowman, M.D., Ph.D.
Jerome F. Breen, M.D.
Mellena D. Bridges, M.D.
Daniel F. Broderick, M.D.
Mark S. Collins, M.D.
Felix E. Diehn, M.D.
Patrick W. Eiken, M.D.
Robert T. Fazzio, M.D., Ph.D.
Chad J. Fleming, M.D.
Robert P. Hartman, M.D.
Christopher H. Hunt, M.D.
C. Michael Johnson, III, M.D.
Mark J. Kransdorf, M.D.
David L. Levin, M.D., Ph.D.
Roxanne Lorans, M.D.
Robert W. Maxwell, M.D.
Douglas A. Nichols, M.D.
Jeffrey J. Peterson, M.D.
Timothy J. Welch, M.D.
Doris E. Wenger, M.D.
Eric E. Williamson, 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 https://ce.mayo.edu/content/disclosures.


Registration Fee: $585

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
Website:   radiologyeducation.mayo.edu
Email:       radiologycme@mayo.edu

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