MR Contrast Media

Room A201
10:30 – 12:30

Chair: Val M. Runge

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • List the different contrast media currently approved for MR;
  • Describe the safety profile for each agent;
  • List common known adverse reactions;
  • Explain the clinical indications for each agent;
  • Select appropriate imaging techniques;
  • List the current areas of application of contrast enhanced MRA;
  • Recommend new applications to referring clinicians;
  • Identify the principal areas of application of MR contrast media in clinical practice.
10:30   Approved Agents, Safety, and Efficacy, Val M. Runge.


10:55   Review of CNS Indications, Val M. Runge.
11:20   Contrast-enhanced MRA, Michael V. Knopp.
11:45   Review of Body Indications, Michael V. Knopp.

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