Plain Film Basics: Radiology for the Rural Physician
radiology, radiography, radiography - thoracic, diagnostic imaging, family medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases | Diagnosis | Family Medicine | Medical Anatomy | Medical Education | Medicine and Health Sciences | Radiology
Speaker: Peter Britt, MD
Director of Neuroradiology
Memorial Health Hospital, Savannah, GA
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine the basic use of plain film radiography as a screening tool for chest and abdominal issues.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Discuss anatomical structures of the chest and abdomen and how their presentation via x-ray indicates a medical issue.
- Apply the use of plain film radiography as a diagnostic tool for chest and abdominal concerns.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Peter Britt, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: April 17, 2019
Expiration Date: April 17, 2021
Britt, Peter, "Plain Film Basics: Radiology for the Rural Physician" (2019). Family Medicine. 3.