Chest X-ray Interpretation Workshop

M&K Update Ltd
Delivery Method: Face-to-face

A very practical interactive workshop covering a wide range of diagnostic interpretation skills of the chest radiograph.

COURSE CONTENT
  • Review of respiratory anatomy and physiolog
  • Principals of Examination of the Chest X-ray
  • Reasons for radiography
  • Technical Quality
  • Exposure or penetration
  • Projection
  • Orientation
  • Rotation
  • Degree of inspiration or respiratory cycle
  • Inspect 'plastic and metal' (where present) and assess whether correctly placed
  • Endotracheal tube
  • Nasogastric tube
  • Vascular catheters i.e. central venous lines, ECMO cannula, filtration cannula
  • Drains -pleural and pericardia!
  • Pacemaker leads
  • External leads i.e. ECG, temperature
  • Inspection of different anatomical parts
  • Chest wall - soft tissues and thoracic cage
  • Diaphragm
  • Mediastinum
  • Lung fields
  • Appearances in -
  • Heat Failure
  • COPD
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pneumothorax
  • Cancer
  • Clinical case studies workshop
AIMS / OUTCOMES
  • Provide theoretical underpinning for a range of commonly encountered radiographs
  • To strengthen consultation skills and X-ray interpretation

Bookable Dates

17th Jan 2019 (09:15)
Central Locations, London, NW1
11/20 places left

Dates available on arrangement

M&K Update Ltd can also create this course for you on arrangement at your workplace.

Inhouse training (at your location) for groups, our fees are per course and we stipulate a course maximum capacity (there is no minimum number)
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