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In addition to the presenter, following authors who may have helped with the content writing, review, or approval declare no conflict of interest.

  • Mir Alikhan, MD
  • Dr. Pei Purdom (DNP)
  • Dr. Benish Zahra
  • Dr. Iqra Batool
  • Dr. Heba Alzawahri

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Fundamentals of Chest X-Ray Interpretation

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Chest X-Ray is a routine clinical investigation. It is important for healthcare professionals to be comfortable approaching and interpreting it. In this webinar, Dr. Alikhan shares his excellent method to identify key elements that are frequently encountered on the chest x-ray.

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In this video the learner will get to know about:

  1. Normal CXR appearance and identification of anatomical landmarks.
  2. Assessment of the technical quality of CXR.
  3. Systematic approach to CXR evaluation and interpretation.
  4. Understanding of deviations in structures and associated pathologies.
  5. Identification of common CXR findings or pathologies.
  6. Clinical correlation of CXR findings and establishment of provisional diagnosis.
  7. Discussion of some common clinical scenarios on radiological findings.

Presented by Dr. Mir Alikhan



Mir Alikhan, MD

Mir M. Alikhan graduated from the University of Texas Medical School. Mir served as chief medical resident at Boston University Medical Center. Mir underwent Pulmonary & Critical Care fellowship training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He is now board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, & Critical Care Medicine.

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