Overview

By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the various ablation procedures in use today.
  • Differentiate clinical indications for ablation vs. excisional procedures.
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of cryoablation, microwave ablation, and RFA techniques.
  • Explain probe placement nuances for various ablation procedures.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT – Category A+                   
CREDIT HOURS:  1  

Target Audience

The target audience includes radiologic technologists who perform CT. Radiology assistants and other medical personnel also may benefit from material in this program.