Advanced Post Mortem Radiology – Adult Natural Death

Module code: MB7053

Module co-ordinator: Professor Bruno Morgan

In this module you will concentrate on image interpretation through consented, exampled whole and partial body cases. You will learn how to identify – and interpret the relevance of - the commonest encountered adult natural pathology that may cause, or contribute to, death.

Topics covered

  • Lungs
  • Cardiovascular
  • Head
  • Abdomen
  • Medical procedures
  • CPR

Learning

  • 20 one-hour lectures
  • 20 one-hour seminars
  • 2 one-hour tutorials
  • 10 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • 50 single case study reports, 150 words max each (40%)
  • 20 whole body case study reports: full radiological reports, 500 words max each (60%)