PHILIPPINE BOARD OF RADIOLOGY EXAMINATION PART I ANNOUNCEMENT

PHILIPPINE BOARD OF RADIOLOGY EXAMINATION PART I ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE OF PBRE PART I: JUNE 15, 2019 (SATURDAY)
VENUE: TO BE ANNOUNCED

TIME: 7:00 AM ONWARDS

Coverage:
1. Radiation Physics Applied to Diagnostic Imaging
2. Applied Anatomy in Diagnostic Imaging
3. Medical Diagnostic Imaging Procedures – Principles, Techniques, Indications, Contraindications, and Complications

Exam Fee and Requirements – Please see attached application form.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PBRE I APPLICATION FORM AND REQUIREMENTS IS ON APRIL 26, 2019. PLEASE SUBMIT PBRE I APPLICATION FORM AND REQUIREMENTS AT THE PCR SECRETARIAT OFFICE.

What to bring on exam day:
(2) #2 Mongol Pencils
(1) Eraser
(1) Black Ballpen
(1) Jacket/Sweater

REFERENCES FOR PBRE I (2019):

1. PHYSICS IN DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGY
a. The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging by Jerrold T. Bushberg, J. Anthony Seibert, Edwin M. Leidholdt, Jr. and John M. Boone. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 3rd edition (2012). ISBN-13: 978-0781780575; ISBN-10: 0781780578
b. Safety Reports Series No. 39. Applying Radiation Safety Standards in Diagnostic Radiology and Interventional Procedures using X-Rays. International Atomic Energy Agency (2006). ISBN 92-0-111004-9

2. CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10: 1608319113
b. Thoracic Imaging: Pulmonary and Vascular Radiology by W. Richard Webb. Wolters Kluwer; 3rd ed (2017)
c. Cardiac Imaging: The Requisites by Lawrence Boxt and Suhny Abbara. Elsevier; 4th ed (2015)

3. CHEST IMAGING
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10: 1608319113
b. Synopsis of Diseases of the Chest by Richard S. Fraser, Neil C. Colman, Nestor L. Muller and P. D. Pare. Saunders; 3rd edition (2005). ISBN-10: 0721604455; ISBN-13: 978-0721604459​

3. URINARY TRACT IMAGING (TO INCLUDE THE URINARY ​TRACT AND MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM)
​a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant
and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed
(2012). ​ ISBN-13:978-1608319114;ISBN-10:1608319113
b.Textbook of Urology by N. Reed Dunnick, Carl M. Saddlerand,
Jeffrey H. Newhouse; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012)
ISBN-13:978-1451109160; ISBN-10:1451109164

4. WOMEN’S IMAGING (TO INCLUDE THE FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM AND BREAST IMAGING)
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10: 1608319113
b. Breast Imaging: The Requisites by Debra M. Ikeda; Elsevier Mosby; 2nd edition (2011). ISBN 978-0-232-05198-9
c. Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology by Peter W. Callen. Saunders Elsevier; 5th ed (2008); ISBN 978-1-4160-3264-9

5. ABDOMINAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL IMAGING
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10: 1608319113
b. Textbook of Gastrointestinal Radiology (2-volume set) by Richard M. Gore and Marc S. Levine. Saunders; 4th edition (2014). ISBN-13: 978-1455751174; ISBN-10: 1455751170

6. NEURORADIOLOGY AND HEAD AND NECK IMAGING
a. Osborn’s Brain Imaging, Pathology, and Anatomy by Anne G. Osborn. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2012). ISBN-13: 978-1931884211; ISBN-10: 1931884218
b. Diagnostic and Surgical Imaging Anatomy: Brain, Head and Neck, Spine by H. Ric Harnsberger, Anne G. Osborn, Andre J. Macdonald and Jeffrey S. Ross. Amirsys Publishing, Inc. (2006). ISBN-13: 978-1931884297; ISBN-10: 1931884293

7. MUSCULOSKELETAL IMAGING
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10: 1608319113
b. Bone and Joint Imaging by Donald Resnick and Mark J. Kransdorf. Elsevier Saunders; 3rd edition (2005) ISBN-13: 978-0721602707 ; ISBN-10: 0721602703

8. PEDIATRIC IMAGING
a. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology by William E. Brant
and Clyde A. Helms. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 4th ed (2012). ​ ISBN-13:978-1608319114; ISBN-10:
1608319113
b. Caffey’s Pediatric Diagnostic Imaging (2-Volume Set) by Brian D.
Coley (editor). Saunders; 12th edition (2013). ISBN-13: 000-
0323081762; ISBN-10: 0323081762