Department of Radiology

12th Annual Radiology Review Course

  1. Sunday February 13, 2022

    1. Log on to test your computer acess

      12:00 - 12:45

      Online

    2. Welcome and Introduction

      12:45 - 13:00

      Online

    3. Vascular Interventions

      13:00 - 14:00

      Online

      Describe and discuss the endovasular approach to the treatment of selected arterial diseases, the role and complications associated with their use and indications and technique of TIPS

    4. Non- Vascular Interventions

      14:00 - 14:45

      Online

      Identify the common equipment, techniques and potential complications of various percutaneous drainage procedures. 

    5. IR Rapid Case Review

      14:45 - 15:30

      Online

      • Identify both perioeral and mesenteric arterial anatomy on conventional angiograms
      • Recognize common angio-interventional diagnoses 
    6. Break

      15:30 - 15:45

      On your own

    7. OBGYN: 1st and 2nd Trimester

      15:45 - 16:45

      Online

      • Interpret and apply imaging in prenatal ultrasound
      • Recognize imaging findings of common pathology in pre-natal ultrasound
    8. OBGYN: 3rd Trimester

      16:45 - 17:45

      Online

      • Interpret and apply imaging in prenatal ultrasound
      • Recognize imaging findings of common pathology in pre-natal ultrasound
    9. Nuclear Medicine- Part 1. Case-based lecture

      17:45 - 18:45

      Online

      • Identify various nuclear medicine scans and recognize the normal bio-distribution of common radiotracers
      • Identify the characteristic findings and state the diagnosis for typical nuclear medicine cases
    10. Nuclear Medicine- Part 2 Case-based lecture

      18:45 - 19:45

      Online

      • Identify various nuclear medicine scans and recognize the normal bio-distribution of common radiotracers
      • Identify the characteristic findings and state the diagnosis for the typical nuclear medicine cases
    11. Taking the Royal College Exam: The Dos and Don't

      19:45 - 20:15

      Online

      • Apply an organized pattern to taking oral cases at the Royal College Exam
      • Discuss the exam format and answer a sampling of OSCE example questions
  2. Monday February 14, 2022

    1. Log on, Welcome Time

      09:45 - 10:00

      Online

    2. Whirlwind Tour of CNS Infection

      10:00 - 10:30

      Online

      • Recognize and describe the imaging patterns of common and infrequent CNS infections
      • Evaluate the role of conventional and advanced imaging techniques in the diagnosis of infections involving the central nervous system
    3. DDX of White Matter Diseases

      10:30 - 11:00

      Online

      • Summarize relevant literature on WM diseases
      • Develop an approach for evaluation of WM diseases on routine neuroimaging
      • Identify radiological features with clinical impact
    4. Imaging of Intracranial Tumors

      11:00 - 11:30

      Online

      Differentiate neoplastic form non0neoplastic enhacning lesions using conventional and advanced MR imaging

    5. Pick your Brain: Case-based review

      11:30 - 12:00

      Online

      • Discuss interesting case-based neuroradiology related pathologies
      • Identify differential diagnosis on neuroradiology
    6. Head and Neck: part 1

      12:00 - 12:30

      Online

      Identify key imaging findings of common and sometimes challenging Head and Neck pathologies

    7. Break

      12:30 - 13:15

      On your own

    8. Head and Neck: part 2

      13:15 - 13:45

      Online

      Identify key imaging findings of common and sometimes challenging Head and Neck pathologies

    9. The Many Faces of Vascular Pathology

      13:45 - 14:15

      Online

      • Discuss manifestations of intracranial vascular pathologies
      • Identify key imaging findings of vascular pathology
    10. Imaging Approach to Myelopathy, Ischemia and Mimics

      14:15 - 15:45

      Online

      • Develop an approach for evaluation of myelopathy on MRI
      • Identify key imaging findings of common and sometimes challenging spinal cord pathologies
    11. Spine Potpourri: Key Imaging Tips & Findings

      14:45 - 15:15

      Online

      • Develop an approach to the differential diagnosis of spinal pathologies
      • Identify key imaging findings of common and sometimes challenging spinal pathologies
    12. Break

      15:15 - 15:30

      On your own

    13. Pediatric Brain: A Case-based review

      15:30 - 16:00

      Online

      Develop an approach to common head and neck pathologies in children and newborns on imaging 

    14. Pediatric GI: A case-based review

      16:00 - 16:30

      Online

      • Develop an approach to the imaging of gastrointestinal masses in the pediatric patient
      • Identify the characteristic findings in a variety of pediatric gastrointestinal pathologies
    15. Pediatric MSK: A Case-based review

      16:30 - 17:00

      Online

      • Develop an approach for benign and malignant pediatric MSK tumours
      • Diagnose common pediatric MSK pathologies
    16. Pediatric Spine: A Case-based review

      17:00 - 17:30

      Online

      • Develop an approach to the differential diagnosis of pediatric spinal pathologies
      • Identify differentiating imaging findings of pediatric spinal pathologies
    17. Pediatric GU: A Case-based review

      17:30 - 18:00

      Online

      • Develop an approach to the imaging of genitourinary masses and other pathologies in the pediatric patient
      • Identify the characteristic findings in a variety of pediatric genitourinary pathologies
    18. Pediatric Chest: A case-based review

      18:00 - 18:30

      Online

      • Develop a pediatric specific differential diagnosis for mediastinal masses
      • Identify pediatric specific lung pathologies
  3. Tuesday February 15, 2022

    1. Log on, Welcome Time

      09:45 - 10:00

      Online

    2. Skeletal Trauma: Upper Extremity

      10:00 - 10:20

      Online

      Recognize common and easily missed osseous and joint injuries of the upper extremity and their significance 

    3. Musculoskeletal Infection

      10:20 - 10:50

      Online

      • Recognize the multimodality appearance of bone, joint and soft tissue infection
      • Distinguish between acute and chronic osteomyelitis
    4. Skeletal Trauma: Lower Extremity

      10:50 - 11:10

      Online

      Recognize common and easily missed osseous and joint injuries of the lower extremity and their significance.

    5. MRI of the Knee: A case-based review

      11:10 - 11:40

      Online

      • Identify common meniscal and ligamentous injuries of the knee
      • Recognize key osseous injuries associated with internal derangement of the knee
    6. Arthritis 1- Approach

      11:40 - 11:50

      Online

      • Demonstrate a systematic approach to the radiographic assessment of arthritis
      • Identify key diagnostic features of common inflammatory, crystaline and metabolic aerhropathies
    7. Break

      11:50 - 12:45

      On your own

    8. Orthopedic Hardware and Complications

      12:45 - 13:15

      Online

      • Recognize common orthopaedic hardware components and appreciate their normal appearance
      • Identify clinically significant complications of joint and extremity hardware
    9. Arthritis 2

      13:15 - 13:45

      Online

      • Demonstrate a systematic approach to the radiographic assessment of arthritis
      • Identify key diagnostic features of common inflammatory, crystaline and metabolic aerhropathies
    10. Bone Tumours 1

      13:45 - 14:05

      Online

      • Identify essential differential diagnoses of common bone tumours
      • Recognize and contrast the distinctive image features of benign and malignant bone tumours
    11. MSK US in the ER

      14:05 - 14:25

      Online

      • Recognize common acute musculoskeletal injuries amenable to diagnosis by ultrasound
      • Demonstrate the ultrasound findings of tendon, muscle and soft tissue pathologies
    12. Break

      14:25 - 14:40

      On your own

    13. Bone Tumours 2

      14:40 - 15:00

      Online

      • Identify essential differential diagnoses of common bone tumours
      • Recognize and contrast the distinctive image features of benign and malignant bone tumours 
    14. Soft Tissue Tumours

      15:00 - 15:20

      Online

      • Describe a classification system for differentiating soft tissue tumors (STT)
      • Delineate the strengths and weaknesses of various imaging modalities in assessing STT
      • Outline the imaging characteristics for a number of tumors that have classic features on ultrasound, MRI and/or CT 
    15. MRI joints (except knees): A Case-based review

      15:20 - 16:05

      Online

      • Recognize the MRI appearance of common tendon and joint pathologies of the elbow, wrists and ankle
      • Demonstrate specific injuries of the elbow, shoulder, wrist and ankle
    16. MSK Potpourri Case Review

      16:05 - 16:35

      Online

      Recognize a wide spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions, focusing on essential distinguishing features

  4. Wednesday February 16, 2022

    1. Log on, Welcome Time

      09:45 - 10:00

      Online

    2. Diffuse Lung Disease

      10:00 - 10:30

      Online

      • Present a practical approach to diffuse lung diseases on HRCT of the chest
      • Identify the most important diffuse lung disease and their differential diagnosis
    3. Pleura and Chest Wall

      10:30 - 11:00

      Online

      • Identify the most relevant diseases affecting the pleura and the chest wall and their differential diagnosis
      • Identify the best diagnostic approach and management of pleura and chest wall lesions
    4. Focal Lung Disease and Lung Cancer

      11:00 - 11:30

      Online

      • Present a practical approach to focal lung lesions and their differential diagnosis
      • Identify imaging manifestations of lung cancer and the most recent staging classification
    5. Pulmonary Infections

      11:30 - 12:00

      Online

      • Identify imaging and clinical features of the most relevant pulmonary infections
      • Present a practical approach in the radiological diagnosis of pulmonary infections
    6. Chest Case-based review: CT Emphasis

      12:00 - 12:45

      Online

      Identify the most important diseases of the chest and their differential diagnosis

    7. Break

      12:45 - 13:15

      On your own

    8. Mediastinum

      13:15 - 13:45

      Online

      • Evaluate specific X-ray findings that allow detection and compartmentalization of mediastinal masses
      • Evaluate any mediastinum mass with appropriate diagnostic approach
    9. Congenital and Acquired Cardiac Diseases: A Casebased review

      13:45 - 14:15

      Online

      • Identify cardiac chambers when enlarged
      • Identify valvular diseases on plain film imaging
    10. Cardiovascular CT and MR: A Case-based review

      14:15 - 15:00

      Online

      • Identify the imaging findings of the most common cardiac conditions
      • List the differential diagnosis of cardiac diseases
    11. Chest Case-based review: X-ray Emphasis

      15:00 - 15:30

      Online

      • Recognize mediastinal masses and define their characteristics, as well as their compartmental origins on plain film
      • Differentiate hilar lymph nodes from enlarged hilar vessels on plain film with illustrative cases
    12. Break

      15:30 - 15:45

      On your own

    13. Screening Mammography: Basics, principles and cases

      15:45 - 16:15

      Online

      • Review the indications for routine and high risk screening with mammography, MRI and ultrasound
      • Develop a practical approach to mammography screening 
    14. Workup of the Mammographic Abnormality

      16:15 - 16:45

      Online

      • Identify various mammographic abnormalities that warrant further work-up
      • Describe mammographic and sonographic techniques that can help localize a lesion
    15. Histopathologic Diagnoses : Benign and Malignant Lesions

      16:45 - 17:15

      Online

      Identify patterns of benign and malignant disease - and be able to recommend appropriate management option

    16. Histopathologic Diagnoses : High Risk Lesions and RadPath Concordance

      17:15 - 17:45

      Online

      • Establish imaging-pathology concordance or discordance
      • Recommend appropriate management for high risk lesions and imaging pathology discordance
  5. Thursday February 17, 2022

    1. Log on, Welcome Time

      09:45 - 10:00

      Online

    2. GI Tract case review

      10:00 - 10:30

      Online

      Identify key findings in a variety of GI tract pathologies

    3. Bladder and Prostate Review

      10:30 - 11:00

      Online

      Identify imaging strategies for conditions in the bladder and prostate

    4. Gyne Case Review

      11:00 - 11:30

      Online

      Identify important acute and non-acute gynecological pathology on imaging

    5. Liver Lesions - Part 1

      11:30 - 12:10

      Online

      • Identify and characterize focal and multifocal benign hepatic lesions
      • Describe the management and follow-up of benign liver lesions
      • Recognize cautionary mimics
    6. Break

      12:10 - 13:00

      On your own

    7. Liver Lesions- Part 2

      13:00 - 13:30

      Online

      • Identify and characterize focal and multifocal benign hepatic lesions
      • Describe the management and follow-up of benign liver lesions
      • Recognize cautionary mimics
    8. GU Case Review

      13:30 - 14:30

      Online

      Identify many examinable points from pathology of the kidneys, ureters, adrenal glands and scrotum

    9. Break

      14:30 - 14:45

      On your own

    10. Pancrease

      14:45 - 15:30

      Online

      Identify many examinable points from pathology of the kidneys, ureters, adrenal glands and scrotum

    11. Plain Film Case Review

      15:30 - 16:30

      Online

      Diagnose a selection of GI Cases

    12. Acute Abdomen

      16:30 - 17:00

      Online

      Differentiate acute abdominal pathology using imaging

    13. Biliary Imaging

      17:00 - 17:45

      Online

      • Identify and characterize focal benign and malignant biliary lesions
      • Discuss the management and follow up of focal biliary lesions
    14. Abdominal Vascular Ultrasound Case review

      17:45 - 18:15

      Online

      Identify and describe common ultrasound Doppler patterns relating to abdominal vascular conditions