fMRI and Preoperative Planning for CNS Tumors

Learners will be able to understand basis of fMRI, appreciate its clinical use and acknowledge that there is some reorganizations of language function due to the growth of brain tumors.

Target Audience

Adult and Pediatric Neurologists, Adult and Pediatric Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Neuro-Oncologists, Stroke Neurologists, Neuroradiologists, Diagnostic Radiologists, Radiation Oncologists, Critical Care Physicians, Neurointensivists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians, Interventional Neuroradiologists, Family Physicians, General Internists, Neuropsychologists, Respiratory Therapists and Clinical Pharmacists.

Learning Objective

  • Examine the reliability of fMRI in brain tumor patients. 
Additional information
Bibliography: 
  • Morrison, Melanie A., et al. "Reliability of task-based fMRI for preoperative planning: a test-retest study in brain tumor patients and healthy controls." PloS one 11.2 (2016): e0149547.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 ABIM MOC
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/01/2020

Andrei Holodny, M.D.
Chief, Neuroradiology Services
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Andrei Holodny, M.D., indicated he has a grant/research support relationship with Bayer, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

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ABIM MOC 

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Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 ABIM MOC
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/01/2020
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