Clinical Diagnosis and Neuroimaging in Alzheimer's Disease
Clinical Diagnosis and Neuroimaging in Alzheimer's Disease

Clinical Diagnosis and Neuroimaging in Alzheimer's Disease

Member Fee: Free
Non-Member Fee: Free

Release Date: October 1, 2016
Expiration Date: October 31, 2019

Speakers

Jacob Dubroff
Ilya Nasrallah
David Wolk

Financial Disclosure(s)

In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNMMI Conflict-of-Interest Policy, the speakers have disclosed the following:

Jacob Dubroff - Merck & Co:  Scientific Trial/Study; GE Healthcare:  Scientific Trial/Study
Ilya Nasrallah - Avid Radiopharmaceuticals:  Scientific Trial/Study
David Wolk - Piramal Enterprises:  Consultant/Advisor; Avid Radiopharmaceuticals:  Scientific Trial/Study

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

Physicians, Technologists

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Explain the mechanisms of FDG-PET and Amyloid-PET Imaging.
  2. Discuss the differences between MRI and PET.
  3. Identify the appropriated indications and limitations of these imaging studies using case examples.


CE 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 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the 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. You will have no more than 3 attempts to successfully complete the post-test. This activity must be completed by the expiration date listed above.

This activity was supported in part by an unrestricted educational grant from GE Healthcare.

VOICE (Technologists)
SNMMI, through its Verification of Involvement in Continuing Education (VOICE) program, has approved this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 continuing education hours (CEHs). VOICE-approved credit is recognized by most licensure states and by the NMTCB and ARRT as Category A+ credit. To receive CE credit, you must first complete the activity content, achieve a score of 80% on the post-course assessment and complete the evaluation. You will have no more than 3 attempts to successfully complete the post-test. This activity must be completed by the expiration date listed above. California Scope: 2.0 Imaging (I).

Non-Credit
This activity is also available on a non-credit basis for all others. Upon completion of the course, a certificate of participation will be issued.

Minimum system requirements

Supported Operating Systems: Windows (8/7/Vista/XP) or Mac OS X

Supported Internet Browsers: Windows OS Users:
Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 9 or higher)
Google Chrome (latest version)
Mozilla Firefox (latest version)

Supported Internet Browsers: Mac OS X Users:
Apple Safari (version 4 or higher)

Internet Browser Settings:
Pop-Up Blocker should be disabled
Java Script should be enabled
Java should be enabled
Cookies should be enabled

Plug-ins:
Adobe Flash Player (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/)
Adobe Acrobat Reader (http://get.adobe.com/reader/) 

Hardware Requirements

Computer:  1 GHz with 500 MB RAM or better
Internet Connection:  A broadband connection (DSL, Cable, etc.)
Sound:  Speakers or headset to hear audio
Display:  A display screen area of 800 x 600 pixels or higher

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

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