Peer-reviewed articles from American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR). This activity offers AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ following completion of an online test.
The target audience for this activity is readers of the AJR and radiologists at all training levels with an interest in the diagnosis and management of patients with portal vein thrombosis.
Statement of Need:
AJR articles fulfill educational needs at all practice levels by addressing new research and studies, reviewing standards of care and addressing clinical practice and educational needs. Needs sources for the AJR include clinical practice guidelines, peer-reviewed literature, and expert defined needs.
Goals and Objectives:
After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
Define the various etiologies of portal vein thrombosis;
Describe the imaging findings in patients with possible portal vein thrombosis; and
Differentiate acute and chronic portal venous thrombosis.
Disclosure of Commercial Interest:
J. Budovec has nothing to disclose.
Accreditation Statement The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians.
Designation Statement The ARRS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.