Breast Imaging (Alice Springs)
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 82 Barrett Drive, Alice Springs
6.30pm - Dinner & Registration
7 - 9pm - Presentation
Digital 3D mammography offers the potential advantage of detecting breast cancer where standard digital mammography may be limited by dense breast tissue or overlapping tissues which may hide a lesion.
Speaker: Dr Mary Moss, Radiologist
November 9, 2020
Coronary CT Imaging
Diagnosing patients with chest pain or at risk of coronary artery disease can be challenging in general practice. The majority of patients unfortunately do not present with a clear-cut diagnosis. This education session will discuss how coronary CT can safely and rapidly exclude atherosclerotic disease in patients with chest pain and assess atherosclerotic plaque burden. The coronary CT scan can be performed within days.
Speaker: Dr Johan Verjans
October 29, 2019
A 2 hour education update on latest treatment strategies and research in the field of headache management presented by a Neurologist and Neuroradiologist. Update your knowledge of test selection and imaging features for patients presenting with concerning headache. Revise how to triage for the clinical ‘red flags’ of concerning headaches.
4 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points available.
August 27, 2019
A 2 hour session discussing Bosniak cyst classification, non surgical management of simple cysts and renal hypertension diagnosis, with speakers Dr Mark Sparnon, Radiologist and Dr Darren Foreman, Urologist.
June 4, 2019
Cervical Spine Imaging
Speakers Dr Ken Chan, Radiologist and Dr Mike Selby, Spinal & Orthopaedic Surgeon present the most appropriate imaging modality for assessment of neck pain and cervical radiculopathy. The event will also explore selecting appropriate image guided injections for the patient with neck pain/cervical radiculopathy, and discuss a systematic approach for referral of patients with cervical radiculopathy to a spinal surgeon.