Giving Careers Education
RADIOLOGY: Image Gently (and Choose Wisely) - Recommendations for Specific Indications

Overview:
Dr. Putegnat and Dr. Head will discuss when imaging is appropriate and tactics for reducing radiation exposure.  They will provide helpful clinical guidelines and resources for additional information.   

Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss the potential risks of low dose radiation associated with imaging (primarily CT).
  • Describe tactics for reducing radiation exposure when CT is necessary.
  • Describe available imaging alternatives which have no associated radiation exposure.
  • Recognize when not to image.
Click on the following link to view the Video Grand Rounds presentation:

Image Gently (and Choose Wisely): Recommendations for Specific Indications
Additional Information:
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 1.00 hour(s)
Fees:
$0.00 Each
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.