Radiology Newsletter - VI, I4

Imaging of Common Soft Tissue Masses

by K.C. Fahrbach, M.D. - Author, Member of Radiology, Inc.

Purpose:Radiology Inc. in conjunction with Mount Carmel, will work together to provide the most updates information available per the American College of Radiology.

Target Audience:
MCHS Physicians: Family Practitioners, Internists, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and Oncologists

Educational Objectives:
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the appropriate imaging modality for various disease states and symptoms
  2. Demonstrate the rapidly changing technology and summarize how clinicians can apply the appropriate study
  3. Provide case studies that illustrate ionizing radiation at the minimum cost available

Faculty and Planning Committee:G. Patrick Cain, MD, David Neal, MD, Stacey Lowe, K.C. Fahrbach, MD

The author, K.C. Fahrbach, MD, is a stock shareholder for Eli Lilly (spouse) and an employee of Eli Lilly (spouse). This conflict of interest has been resolved by the CME Office. No one else in a position to control content has any relationships with commercial interests.

Commercial Support:
No commercial support was received for this activity.

Medium/Software Requirements:
In order to participate in this CME activity, participants who use a Window platform must have Windows XP or later, Internet Explorer 7.0 or later, and Adobe Flash Player 7.5.1 or later. Also, sound is required.

Estimated Time to Complete:One hour

Date of Original Release:
July 22, 2014

Expiration Date:
July 22, 2016

CME Credit and Provider Information:
The Mount Carmel Health System is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Mount Carmel Health System designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In order to obtain Category 1 Credit, participants must:

  1. Review all course chapters
  2. Complete post test and receive 80% or above
  3. Submit an evaluation form

Once the above information is completed online, a certificate will be sent to the participants within 30 days for their records. The OSMA requires CME providers to maintain records of attendance for 6 years after participation.

Currently there is no fee to obtain Category 1 Credit for this CME credit.

Please contact the CME Office with any questions:
Email the CME Office at :
Mount Carmel Health System
Medical Education Department, CME Office
793 West State Street
Columbus, Ohio 43222