MRI Mastery Series: Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD)

Content reviewed: July 31, 2020
Degenerative joint disease in the spine lies at the crossroads of musculoskeletal and neuroimaging.
3 CME
video player 36 Videos
198 Minutes

Course Includes

  • 3 Lessons
  • 38 Topics

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After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  •       Apply appropriate search patterns to ensure high quality case assessment 
  •       Identify key anatomical landmarks, variations, and abnormalities on imaging
  •       Accurately interpret advanced imaging cases
  •       Formulate definitive diagnoses and limited differentials

In this series, Dr. Dave Yousem provides his perspective on degenerative joint disease (DJD) as a practicing neuroradiologist. He reviews the current nomenclature for disc pathology, some of the common locations for disc herniation and the surgical implications/outcomes of the varying degrees of disc injury. The Degenerative Joint Disease Mastery series provides more than a dozen case reviews of the diagnoses surrounding DJD.

Some the cases/topics include:

  • Sequestrated discs
  • Herniated discs
  • Disc protrusions
  • Annular fissures
  • And more…
Instructor Dr. David M Yousem, MBA, MD
Professor of Radiology, Vice Chairman and Associate Dean
Johns Hopkins University
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