Imaging of Salivary Gland Tumors and Their Relevance

Review available imaging studies for diagnosis of salivary gland tumors, including ultrasound, CT and MRI, with Kevin J. Abrams, M.D. 

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians, Dentists, Otolaryngologists, Gastroenterologists, Radiologists, Medical Oncologists, Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons, Surgeons, Pathologists, Hospitalists, Physician Assistants. 

Learning Objectives

  • Assess and review the best imaging strategies in patients with suspected salivary gland tumors. 
  • Identify the limitations of CT and MRI in evaluating salivary gland tumors. 
Additional information
Bibliography: 

Razek, A. A. K. A., & Mukherji, S. K. (2018). State-of-the-art imaging of salivary gland tumors. Neuroimaging Clinics of North America, 28(2), 303-317.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
05/01/2019
Course expires: 
04/30/2022

Kevin J. Abrams, M.D.
Chief of Radiology 
Medical Director, Neuroradiology
Baptist Hospital 
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University
Miami, Florida

Kevin J. Abrams, M.D., faculty for this educational activity, is a consultant, member of the speakers' bureau and a stockholder with Keystone Homart and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage. 

Conference Directors
Guilherme Rabinowits, M.D.,
has indicated that he is a consultant for Pfizer, Merck, Sanofi, Castel, Lighthouse, EMD Serono and Regeneron and a stockholder with Regeneron and Syros Pharmaceuticals.

Geoffrey Young, M.D., has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose. 

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

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

*Ineligible companies -- Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

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Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance
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