By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the various ablation procedures in use today.
  • Differentiate clinical indications for ablation vs. excisional procedures.
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of cryoablation, microwave ablation, and RFA techniques.
  • Explain probe placement nuances for various ablation procedures.

Target Audience

The target audience includes radiologic technologists who perform CT. Radiology assistants and other medical personnel also may benefit from material in this program.