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Course Moderator / Coordinator

M.-P Revel


Registration information

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CME accreditation
ONLY for Live Streaming

An application for European CME credits (ECMEC) will be submitted to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

 No CME credits will be available for watching on demand.

ESOR Foundation Course

CONVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY | Online | February 15, 2023 | 12:30 – 18:00 CET

Course information

This course is intended not only for residents in any year of radiology training but also for board-certified radiologists for whom chest radiography is a daily activity.  It will be an opportunity to go back to the basics regarding quality criteria and basic semiology, the anomalies not to be missed. It will also be an opportunity to understand how artificial intelligence can help in the diagnosis of the main anomalies. The course consists of 6 topics composed of 20 minutes of theory and 20 minutes of case presentations, followed by a live Q&A section after each session for interaction with faculty members.

Learning objectives

  •  To review the quality and normality criteria for frontal and lateral CXR
  • To review the main diagnostic criteria for alveolar, interstitial, pleural and mediastinal diseases
  • To be aware of the limitations of CXR as well as the “not-to-miss” anomalies
  • To understand the role of artificial intelligence in CXR reading

Programme Online

Wednesday, February 15, 2022


 Chest-X-Ray: quality and normality criteria of frontal and lateral views. Pitfalls and limitations.

I.Hartmann, Rotterdam/NL


Alveolar and Interstitial syndrome. CXR manifestations of tuberculosis and aspergillosis

M.-P Revel, Paris/FR


Mediastinal syndrome: CXR manifestations and correlations with CT

G. Chassagnon, Grenoble/FR

14:30-15:00 Q&A
15:00-15:30 BREAK

Pleural and parietal syndrome. Manifestations of COPD

I. Hartmann, Rotterdam/NL


Lung atelectasis and lung nodule detection

M.-P Revel, Paris/FR


Let’s play with AI for CXR reading

G.Chassagnon, Grenoble/FR

17:30-18:00 Q&A