The Who, What, When and How of Neuroimaging: An Overview of Common Neuroimaging Modalities and Interpretation

1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $12.5 for NAPNAP Members. For non-members, this continuing education activity rate is $25. This course is a recorded presentation for NAPNAP's 2024 National Conference.

Neuroimaging continues to make advancements in pediatric care and is prescribed for a variety of neurological concerns found on routine examination. This presentation will provide insight on common neuroimaging modalities and what method is the preferred for the diagnostic evaluation. e.g., head ultrasound, computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and when to prescribe with infusion of contrast or without. We will discuss how to interpret the results and what results would be most concerning for a subspeciality evaluation.

This archived presentation from our 2024 national conference is available as part of a bundle of courses recorded during our 2024 conference in Denver, CO. Purchase the conference bundle to be enrolled in the full library of 2024 conference sessions, and earn up to 27 NAPNAP Contact Hours, 5.5 Pharmacology,1.25 Psychopharmacology and 2.5 Controlled Substance. 

This continuing education activity is offered at a member-only discounted rate of $199, a cost-savings of more than $60. Non-members may purchase this bundle for $500. Great news - You can join NAPNAP before purchasing to save more than $300. To see the complete listing of courses included in the 2024 conference bundle, click here.

Please note that this program is a recording from a live session from NAPNAP 2024 national conference in Denver, CO. If you earned CE for this session, this course will be a duplicate.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.

Learning Objectives

• Describe different types of neuroimaging

• Explain what neuroimaging modality is best for diagnostic prognostication

• Synthesize neuroimaging reports to discuss best therapeutics for the results

• Apply neuroimaging to case study examples

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Amanda Johnson DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC
University of Chicago Medicine Assistant Professor, Rush University

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Contact hours


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