#FOAM Acute abdo in pregnancy
Topics relating to the medicolegal principles, use of ionising radiation and effects on the fetus and imaging modalities used in pregnancy
Cases of emergency conditions encountered in pregnancy focussing on abdominal pathology and trauma.
Learning Objectives Part 1:
• Refresh knowledge of medicolegal principles and understanding of the effects of ionising radiation
• Understand the general approach to imaging the pregnant woman
• Be familiar with imaging of conditions due to or precipitated by pregnancy
• Be familiar with imaging of common emergency conditions unrelated but presenting in pregnancy
Previous registration necessary?
Simultaneous translation ?
Will it be recorded?
Katherine van Ree, Nishat Bharwani