{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Radiation Exposure With Spine Imaging - Vol. 20, No. 11

Description

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe radiation associated with diagnostic imaging of the spine.
  2. Explain the risks that radiation exposure poses to spine patients and surgeons.
  3. Identify how to reduce radiation exposure from imaging.
  4. Evaluate the use of diagnostic imaging studies that involve radiation.
Price: $49.00

Credits:

  • ACCME 1.5 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: CSS1119
Published: November 2019
Expires: 10/31/2021
Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Michelle C. Scott, MD, Elbert J. Mets, BA, Arianne J. Boylan, MD, Jonathan N. Grauer, MD
Categories: Spine , Surgical