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 94
  • Concept Pages 7

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Your Educators of course Thoracic Radiology

 Hetal Verma, MD

Hetal Verma, MD

Dr. Hetal Verma is a Clinical Instructor of Radiology and the Co-Director of the Radiology Cambridge Integrated Clerkship at Harvard Medical School, MA, USA.
She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and completed her Breast Imaging fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Since 2012, she is the Director of Breast Imaging at Cambridge Health Alliance Radiology, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.
She is passionate about women's health and has vast experience in teaching medical students and residents at Harvard Medical School.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Verma teaches courses on Radiology.


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Great review!
By Suzanne S. on 29. November 2021 for Hemithorax Opacification

Clear and concise with appropriate images. I learned a lot. Thank you!

 
Very great lectures
By DR Muhammad Babar I. on 07. October 2021 for Thoracic Radiology

Outstanding and beautiful good point explanation Easy to understand Main points are outlined

 
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.