This activity already occurred and is no longer available.
JNM (August 2012) Oncologic PET/MRI, Part 2: Bone Tumors, Soft-Tissue Tumors, Melanoma, and Lymphoma
JNM, August 2012, Volume 53, Number 8

JNM (August 2012) Oncologic PET/MRI, Part 2: Bone Tumors, Soft-Tissue Tumors, Melanoma, and Lymphoma

JNM, August 2012, Volume 53, Number 8

Member Fee: Free
Non-Member Fee: $15.00

Release Date: August 1, 2012
Expiration Date: August 31, 2015

Authors 

Christian Buchbender1, Till A. Heusner1, Thomas C. Lauenstein2, Andreas Bockisch3, and Gerald Antoch1

1Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany; 2Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany; and 3Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

Disclosure
In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNM Conflict-of-Interest Policy, the authors have indicated no relevant relationships that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or to condone bias but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of the activity.

Target Audience
This article contains information of value to oncologists and other professionals working with molecular imaging, CT, PET, or MRI.

Objectives
On successful completion of this activity, participants should be able to describe:

  1. The advantages and disadvantages of PET/MRI in oncologic applications in comparison to conventional imaging methods and PET/CT.
  2. The limitations of PET/MRI compared with invasive staging procedures (biopsy).
  3. The metabolic–anatomic imaging procedure of choice (PET/MRI vs. PET/CT) based on tumor entity and location.

Continuing Education Credit Information

AMA-PRA (Physician)
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging, Inc. (SNMMI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

SNMMI designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. To receive CE credit, learners must achieve a score of 80% on the post-course assessment and complete the evaluation. Release date: August 1, 2012 Expiration date: August 31, 2015.

 

ACPE (Pharmacists)
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Inc. (SNMMI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity has been designated as knowledge-based CPE. The universal program number for this enduring material is 0210-0000-12-351-H04-P. Total available credit for pharmacists is 1.0 hours or 0.10 CEUs. Release Date: August 1, 2012. Expiration Date: August 31, 2015. To receive CE credit, learners must achieve a score of 80% on the post-course assessment and complete the evaluation.

VOICE (Technologists)
The SNMMI, through its Verification of Involvement in Continuing Education (VOICE) program, has approved this journal article for a maximum of 1.0 continuing education hours (CEHs). VOICE-approved credit is recognized by most licensure states and by the NMTCB and ARRT as Category A credit. In order to receive CE credit, you must first complete the activity content. When completed, take the post-test assessment.  You must obtain a score of 80% to receive the CE credit.  You will have no more than 3 attempts to successfully complete the post-test. Release Date: August 1, 2012. Expiration Date: August 31, 2015. California Scope: 1.0 Imaging (I).


Minimum system requirements

Supported Internet Browsers:
- Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 7 or higher)
- Google Chrome (latest version)
- Mozilla Firefox (latest version)
- Apple Safari (version 4 or higher)

Plug-in: Adobe Acrobat Reader (
http://get.adobe.com/reader/)

For questions please contact the Education Department at
Education@snmmi.org 

© 2014 SNMMI. All rights reserved.    Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality: http://www.snmmi.org/index.cfm?PageID=926 


Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
1190 Registered Users