About this event

  • Date and time Sat 16 Oct 2021 from 9:25am to 1:15pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Radiology

Following on from last year's successful meeting, this webinar seeks to give a comprehensive understanding of Chest X-Rays (CXRs). Starting from the normal CXR and working through patterns of infection, in this meeting you'll learn about interstitial and pleural disease, mediastinal and hilar abnormalities.

Participants will have the opportunity to read through a selection of cases via an online link that will be provided by 11 October 2021. 

The session will comprise of short lectures and feedback sessions of images sent to each attendee prior to the event.

Participants will be able to:

  • Learn what constitutes a normal CXR
  • Understand patterns of collapse and consolidation
  • Gain confidence in the interpretation of mediastinal and hilar structures
  • Work through and discuss examples of all the above

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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Key speakers

Dr Peter Wilson

Consultant Radiologist, St Mary’s Hospital, Isle of Wight

Siobhan Dallibar

Advanced Practitioner, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton

Dr William Cooper

Radiologist, Royal United Hospitals, NHS Trust Bath


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Welcome and introduction

Dr Peter Wilson, Consultant Radiologist, St Mary’s Hospital, Isle of Wight

What is a normal chest X-ray?

Dr Peter Wilson

The silhouette sign, lobar consolidation/collapse

Dr Peter Wilson

Breakout session 1

Dr Peter Wilson

Comfort break
Pleural effusions, pneumothorax

Dr William Cooper, Radiologist, Royal United Hospitals, NHS Trust Bath

Breakout session 2

Dr William Cooper and Dr Peter Wilson

Hilar and mediastinal structures

Siobhan Dallibar, Advanced Practitioner, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton

Breakout session 3

Siobhan Dallibar and Dr Peter Wilson

Closing remarks

Dr Peter Wilson



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Registration for this webinar will close on 11 October 2020. Late registrations will not be accepted.

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