Thoracic Radiology
Thoracic Radiology

Thoracic Radiology

by Hetal Verma, MD

Learn thoracic radiograph interpretation from an expert!

Regardless of specialty, chest radiographs are the most commonly encountered imaging exams that you'll ever see as a doctor or medical student. This course will teach you about chest x-ray techniques and how to describe findings and abnormalities in the heart, lungs, bones and breasts.

Learn about the common imaging appearance of pulmonary edema and pneumonia. You will also learn the difference between a diagnostic and screening mammogram and what BIRADS categories mean.

Dr. Hetal Verma, Clinical Instructor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and Co-Director of the Radiology Cambridge Integrated Clerkship, instructs the class. Her expertise and teaching will ensure that you are able to confidently read any chest x-ray you are given.

Learn about:

  • Normal Chest Radiography and Chest X-Ray Techniques
  • Lines, Tubes and Cardiac Devices in Radiology
  • Interstitial Pneumonia
  • Interstitial Disease
  • Hemithorax Opacification
  • Atelectasis
  • Hyperinflation
  • Pneumothorax
  • Mediastinum
  • Pulmonary Nodules
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Cardiogenic and Non Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
  • Thoracic Aortic Dissection and Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Embolism and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Breast Imaging and Breast Abnormalities

Start learning clinical pearls from our expert and gain the confidence to excel on your rotations and with your USMLE exams.

Start studying with Lecturio today!

Course Details

  • Videos 31
  • Duration 2:41 h
  • Quiz questions 95
  • Articles 14

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Your Educators of course Thoracic Radiology

 Hetal Verma, MD

Hetal Verma, MD

Hetal Verma has extensive experience practicing in the field of radiology. She is currently a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School. Hetal has been in practice for over 10 years and has been teaching medical students and residents throughout that time. She has also been invited as a speaker at multiple teaching conferences for other physicians, technologists and the community. Hetal has a passion for teaching and is enthusiastic about teaching others about radiology.


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Keep it going!!!
By Mehmood T. on 26. May 2021 for Thoracic Radiology

Very comprehensive and crisp!!! Clinical scenarios can make it more easier to understand!!!

 
Well explained
By Ravishankar kumar R. on 26. April 2021 for Thoracic Radiology

Very well explained.all parts are well covered.way of explanation is very nice.

 
Helping us very much, specially in corona pandemic.
By VARSHA KUMARI K. on 24. April 2021 for Thoracic Radiology

I like it very much, because it is in very simple,understable,also short topic wise discussion help is to maintaining continuity with study. we don't get bored to topics. Thanks for making such a app like this.

 
Lecture is great
By Irfan A. on 26. March 2021 for Thoracic Radiology

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