UCSF Interventional Radiology Review

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Full Course:  28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD; (EXPIRES 02/15/23)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  This program was designed to meet the educational needs of practicing radiologists, radiologists in training and other physicians, as well as advanced practitioners with a special interest in radiology.

Improve Competence in Interventional Radiology
This CME program, featuring experts in the practice of Interventional Radiology, is a comprehensive review of the core concepts and cutting-edge trends in the field. UCSF Interventional Radiology Review, with case-based lectures and in-depth discussions, covers a plethora of topics including updates on MR angiography, vein mapping and interpretation, renal ablation, portal vein embolization, biliary interventions, stroke interventions, etc. It will help you to:
  • Improve technique in arterial and venous interventions
  • Grasp the implications of interventional oncology procedures
  • Know the benefits and limitations in selecting IR devices (shunts, stents, catheters, etc)
  • Correctly interpret CT, MR and US non-invasive vascular images
  • Understand the scope of Neurointerventional and Musculoskeletal interventions
  • Recognize the limitations and possible pitfalls and safety issues associated with IR procedures
This course is strictly ONLINE with no download – an internet connection is critical in order to do this course.  Do not complete testing prior to the end of your chosen date period or your dates will be adjusted.

Series 1 (DIAGIMG1)

To view topic outline of the full course, see below:

Full Course:
Full Course Price:
Available in Interactive format.
Only Available Option: Full


CT Angiography: What's New

Updates on MR Angiography

Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound

Vein Mapping and Interpretation

Aortic Aneurysms

Complex Endoleak Interventions

Peripheral Artery Disease and Aorto-iliac

Superficial Femoral Artery and Restenosis

Left Gastric Artery Embolization

Mesenteric and Renal Arterial Disease

Visceral Artery Aneurysms

Endovascular Trauma

Critical Limb Ischemia and Below-the-Knee

Acute Ischemia Cases

Multidisciplinary Approach to Hepatocellular Carcinoma

TACE and TAE for HCC

Radioembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Percutaneous Liver Ablation

Arterial Therapy: mCRC

Arterial Therapy: mNET

Arterial Therapy: Cholangiocarcinoma

Ablation for Liver Metastases

Renal Ablation

Lung Ablation

Portal Vein Embolization

Therapy for Hepatocelluar Carcinoma and Colorectal Cancer

Bone Biopsy and Radiofrequency Ablation

Treatment of Painful Osseous Metastases

Ultrasound-guided MSK Interventions

Best Practices for Periprocedural Care

Portal Hypertension 1: TIPS/DIPS/BRTO

Portal Hypertension 2: PV Recan, HV Stenting, Splenic Eembolization

Biliary Tract Interventions

Big Procedures for Little People: Pediatric IR

Lymphangiography & Interventions

Urinary Tract Intervention

Embolization of Renal AML and RCC

Radiation Safety in IR

Handling Hazards in the IR Suite

Gastrointestinal Bleeding

PAE: Basics to Complex

Microcatheters & Other Toys

Embolic Agents: How to Choose

Tunneled Catheters and Denver Shunts

Stroke Interventions

Vertebroplasty: How I Do It

Endovascular Management of Retinoblastoma

Spine Interventions

Management of Symptomatic Uterine Fibroids

PPH: What To Do

Gonadal Vein Embolization

The ABR IR/DR Exam

Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism

Superficial Venous Therapy

Management of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Complex Venous Recanalization

Complex IVF Filter Retrieval

Dialysis Access Interventions

Management of Vascular Malformations

Management of PAVMs

Course Objectives

After viewing this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:
  • Improve technique in arterial and venous interventions
  • Understand the implications of interventional oncology procedures
  • Describe indications and recommend techniques for gastrointestinal and genitourinary tract interventions
  • Know the benefits and limitations in selecting IR devices (shunts, stents, catheters, etc)
  • Correctly interpret CT, MR and US non-invasive vascular images
  • Understand the scope of Neuro and Musculoskeletal interventions
  • Identify potential pitfalls and safety issues associated with IR procedures in order to minimize complications



The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF designates this enduring material for a maximum of 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The total credits are inclusive of 4.0 in CT, 2.5 in MR, and 1.0 in Ultrasound.
Series Release: January 1, 2019
Series Expiration: December 31, 2021 (deadline to register for credit)
CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date. Certificates will be dated upon receipt and cannot be dated retroactively.

Additional Information


Expand Your Skills

Available online, UCSF Interventional Radiology Review provides a maximum of 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and access to unbiased, evidence-based content to help you incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice. This activity will help meet the ABR’s Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment MOC requirements.