Chest X-ray – Basic Review

This online Short Course provides an introduction to the basic interpretation of chest x-rays. The course identifies common clinical reasons for a chest x-ray and provides a systematic approach for interpreting radiological findings. The course also overviews some of the more common abnormalities found on a chest x-ray

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
1 hour
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider

What will I learn?

  1. Identify clinical symptoms that require a chest x-ray
  2. Outline a systematic approach for a chest x-ray review
  3. Identify important elements of radiological findings
  4. Compare normal radiological findings to abnormal radiological findings


Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.