Posted on Aug 07, 2017
Join us tomorrow evening for Dr. Wesley Duval's presentation of "Radiology 314: Crystal Deposition Diseases" from 7:00-9:00 PM Central Time.
08/08/17 7-9 PM CT
Topic: Radiology 314: Crystal Deposition DiseasesCredit
Instructor: Wesley Duval, DC, DACBR
Course Description: This course will cover Clinical and radiographic features of gout, calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystal depositions disease (CPPD) and hydroxyapatite deposition disease (HADD).
What is crystal deposition disease?
Clinical and radiographic features of gout
Clinical and radiographic features of calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate crystal depositions disease (CPPD)
Clinical and radiographic feature of hydroxyapatite deposition disease (HADD).
Identify the epidemiological characteristics of crystal deposition diseases and recognize their presenting clinical symptomatology and abnormal lab findings.
Describe the fundamental pathological changes to the skeleton and adjacent soft tissues associated with the discussed crystal deposition diseases using accepted descriptive terminology and named radiographic signs when applicable.
Analyze imaging studies in association with pertinent clinical information and develop a reasonable differential diagnosis with regards to the pathologies discussed.
Facilitate appropriate patient management, recognizing the most widely used treatment options, potential co-morbidities/complications and prognosis of the discussed disease processes.
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