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Tahani Ahmad

Department of Diagnostic Imaging
The Hospital for Sick Children
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada
Department of Diagnostic Imaging
IWK Health Center
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS, Canada

Govind B. Chavhan

Department of Diagnostic Imaging
The Hospital for Sick Children
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Yaron Avitzur

Department of Pediatrics
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, ON, Canada
Department of Pediatrics
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Rahim Moineddin

Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Kamaldine Oudjhane

Department of Diagnostic Imaging
The Hospital for Sick Children
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

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American Roentgen Ray Society

Course Description

After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
1. Cite the consequences of abnormal Doppler waveforms in the assessment of the hepatic artery in a pediatric patient post liver transplant;
2. Propose at least 2 reasons why hepatic artery velocity and resistive index may differ in children compared to adults post liver transplant;
3. Describe the normal changes in HA velocity and RI related to length of time following transplant;
4. Cite the component of the Doppler examination which is most sensitive in assessing graft status; and
5. Discuss the relationship between HA velocity and RI with respect to liver associated enzymes.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Aug-22
Expiration Date:2020-Aug-21
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0-$40

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