Approved for 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Credits awarded for this enduring activity are designated “SA-CME” by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) and qualify toward fulfilling requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-assessment.Approved for 0.5 Category A credit
Highlights & Hot Topics offers a learning experience designed to increase your knowledge and practice competence across the radiology specialty spectrum. Highlights and Hot Topics features online, on-demand learning through slides synchronized with audio presentations.
View dynamic slide presentations, test your immediate learning with embedded questions and listen as the most prominent faculty highlight key strategies in imaging.
In this Highlights & Hot Topics module, Dose Optimization, Alan Siegel, MD presents a comprehensive overview of the most significant dose issues in PET/CT. Dr. Siegel highlights issues in effective dose and FDG dose standards with case examples and findings from recent clinical research.
Target AudienceThis activity is designed for practicing radiologists from a variety of settings as well as radiation oncologists and radiologists-in-training. In addition to physicians, this activity also addresses an important secondary target audience of radiological technologists, therapists and other allied health professionals.
Learning Objectives Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
CME Released: 11/2012 CME Expires: 11/2013
The time needed to complete this activity is estimated to be 0.5 hour.
Accreditation StatementPhysiciansThe American College of Radiology (ACR) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement The American College of Radiology designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Accreditation Statement Technologists The American College of Radiology (ACR) is approved by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Recognized Continuing Education Evaluation Mechanism (RCEEM) to sponsor and/or review Continuing Medical Educational programs for Radiologic Technologists and Radiation Therapists.
Designation Statement The ACR designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 0.5 Category A credit hours of the ARRT.
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Faculty: The following faculty indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships related to the presentation of this material.
Alan H. Siegel, MD
Staff: ACR staff have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships related to this educational activity.
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