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

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)
$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.