Chest X-ray Essentials
Learn the essential chest x-ray (CXR) interpretation skills—how to identify pulmonary congestion, pneumonia, pleural effusion, cardiomyopathy, and more.
7 CME credits
The quality of an x-ray image can often mean the difference between detecting a life-threatening pathology and missing it completely. In this lesson, you'll discover the five key identifying factors that will help you to distinguish between low- and high-quality chest x-rays.
Want to master chest x-ray interpretation? Take our Chest X-ray Essentials course and learn how to interpret chest x-rays like a pro! Your instructor, Dr Julian Dobranowski (award-winning author and Professor of Diagnostic Imaging at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada), will guide you through the A–Z of chest X-rays.