Plain film meeting

When: 
Friday 12 October 2018
Venue address: 
The IET, Austin Court, 80 Cambridge Street, BIRMINGHAM, B1 2NP
CPD credits: 
5

This meeting aims to revisit the important role of plain film examinations in radiology practice.  Topics covered will include  the plain chest xray, abdominal plain film,  the plain film of the skull and face, plain film of the spine and appendicular skeleton. Common signs and diseases will be reviewed as well as examples of pitfalls and difficulties and limitations of the plain film in certain situations. Common plain film errors will also be discussed.

Meeting organiser: Dr Arpan K Banerjee, Birmingham

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Programme

Friday 12 October 2018 

 

TimeLecture title Speaker 

09:00       

Registration and coffee

09:25

Welcome and introduction

Dr Arpan K Banerjee, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust  

09:30

The plain chest x-ray revisited    

Dr Stephen Ellis, Barts Health NHS Trust

10:00

The abdominal x-ray revisited           

Dr Hannah Lambie,  Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

10:30

The plain film of the appendicular skeleton

Dr Rumana Hossain, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

11:00    

Coffee

11:30              

Plain film of the spine – pearls and pitfalls

Dr David McKean, Buckingham Healthcare NHS Trust

12:00

Plain film of the face and skull

 
Dr Susan Jawad, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

12:30

Patterns of discrepancies in plain film reporting

Professor Philip Gishen, Hammersmith Hospital, London           

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Plain film of  arthritis

Dr Emma Rowbotham, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

14:30

Eponymous signs in plain films – who were the eponymists?

Dr Arpan K Banerjee, Heart of England NHS Foundation

15:00

Tea

15:30

Common plain film diagnosis in paediatrics

Dr Manigandan Thyagarajan, Birmingham Children’s Hospital

16:00

Quiz cases

16:30

Closing remarks and meeting end

Contact us

For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3JW

email: conf@rcr.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7406 5942

Booking

Registration fees:

Consultant member £204
Consultant non-member £252
Trainee member £140
Trainee non-member £184
Retired member £140
Lay members, medical students, and patients £140
Allied health professionals and nurses £140

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Venue

Venue information

The IET, Austin Court

80 Cambridge Street
BIRMINGHAM
B1 2NP
United Kingdom

Cancellation

Cancellation

Notice of cancellation must be given in writing or by email to the Conference and Programmes Officer: conf@rcr.ac.uk.

Delegates wishing to cancel or transfer a place on a meeting:

  • On or before Thursday 30 August 2018: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • On or between Friday 31 August and Thursday 27 September 2018: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £25 administration fee
  • On or after Friday 28 September 2018: No transfer or refund permitted

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