Case Based Teaching Course:
MRI of the Lower Extremity
Organizer: Lynne S. Steinbach, M.D.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Wednesday, 22 April 2009
13:30 - 15:30

This course will cover cases that outline principles of MR imaging of the lower extremity joints.
Upon completion of this case based session, participants should be able to:
  • Use optimized protocols for imaging the musculoskeletal system;
  • Increase knowledge of anatomy, normal variants and pitfalls on MRI of the musculoskeletal system;
  • Diagnose pathology on MRIs of the musculoskeletal system;
  • Utilize recent updates in the field of MRI; and
  • Describe current MRI approaches for a large variety of abnormalities and pathological conditions in the musculoskeletal system.

Wednesday, 22 April 2009
13:30 Hip Hollis G. Potter, M.D.
14:10 Knee Russell C. Fritz, M.D.
14:50 Ankle and Foot James M. Linklater, M.B.
15:30 Adjournment