Acute Lower Quadrant Pain
Acute Lower Quadrant Pain
  • CME credits: 2
  • Date published: September 17, 2013
  • Price: $100 USD
  • Description: Dr. Atri discusses the role of imaging for the evaluation of acute lower quadrant pain. This talk is divided in focus between causes that produce acute pain in the right lower quadrant (acute appendicitis), and left lower quadrant (acute diverticulitis), as well diseases that affect both the right and left lower quadrant.

$100 USD

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, learners should be able to:

• Be aware of the pit falls of abdominal ultrasound
• Be conscious of the cardinal signs of the acute appendicitis
• Be aware of the significance of free fluid in the pelvis

Target Audiences

Diagnostic and interventional radiologists as well as other physicians who order and interpret CT studies.  Allied health professionals, IR fellows, radiology residents and medical students will also benefit from this course.

Modules (2 total)


CME Accreditation (2 modules total)

Once the CME package is completed in its entirety, you will be able to print official CME accreditation for this course.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through joint sponsorship of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) and

SIR is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SIR designates this internet activity, enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.