Advanced Body MR
Donald G. Mitchell and Richard Semelka, Organizers
Sunday, 22 April 2001

Last updated 24 June 2008

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to
Describe recent technical developments in the practice of body MR;
List areas in which the indications for clinical body MRI have recently been better documents or expanded;
Apply recently developed body MR imaging techniques to clinical practice;
Recognize controversial issues in the acquisition and interpretation of body MRI examinations.
08:00 Current Body MRI Techniques Donald G. Mitchell
08:40 Contrast Agents for Hepatic MRI Janice Ward
09:20 A Pattern Recognition Approach Richard Semelka
10:00 Break
10:20 Cirrhotic Nodules - Benign vs. Malignant Shahid M. Hussain
11:00 Hepatic MRI - Advanced 3D Imaging Vivian S. Lee
11.40 Discussion Drs. Hussain, Lee, Mitchell, Semelka, and Ward
12:00 Break
13:30 Anatomic and Functional Evaluation of Renal Artery Stenosis Thomas M. Grist
14:10 Extrahepatic Abdomen: MRI vs. CT Russell N. Low
14:50 Discussion Drs. Lee, Grist, and Low
15:10 Break
15:30 Adnexal Masses: MRI Diagnosis Eric Outwater
16:10 MRI of the Uterus and Cervic Rahel A. Kubik-Huch
16:50 Discussion Drs. Kubik-Huch and Outwater
17:10 Adjournment