On-line CME on Approach to Pulmonary Nodules Educates Physicians. The dilemma that clinicians face is what do we do with all of these pulmonary nodules. Joining us on this CME webcast to shed some light on pulmonary nodules and give us a rational approach to their management is pulmonologist and Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine from The Ohio State University, Dr. Edwin Jackson.
View a video introduction of this webcast
What you’ll learn in this webcast
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the basic approach to management of pulmonary nodules; and UNDERSTAND the difference between nodules identified on lung cancer screening examinations and incidentally discovered pulmonary nodules.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Causes of pulmonary nodules
- Risk stratification and pulmonary nodules
- Bronchoscopic versus CT-guided needle biopsy
- Contrast-enhanced versus non-contrast CT scans
- Whether everyone should get a screening chest CT
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