Case-Based Teaching:
Women's Imaging
Clinical Intensive Education Option
Organizers: Talissa Altes, M.D., Elmar Max Merkle, M.D., and Bachir Taouli, M.D.
Skill Level: Basic
Monday, 3 May 2010
11:00 - 13:00

This two-hour course will review the latest clinical applications of MR for breast and gynecological pathology. Our faculty will cover the role of MRI for diagnosis of benign and malignant breast lesions and benign diseases of the uterus, as well as ovarian masses.
Upon completion of this course participants should be able to:
  • Describe the impact of functional MR methods in body imaging;
  • Apply new body MR techniques in their practice;
  • Use multiparametric MRI for improved diagnosis of abdominal diseases; and
  • Design new female pelvic and prostate MR protocols tailored to new therapeutic methods, introduce these methods and compare them to more conventional approaches.

11:00 Benign Breast Lesions - not available Elizabeth A. Morris, M.D.
11:30 Breast MRI: Easy & Difficult Cases Bonnie N. Joe, M.D., Ph.D.
12:00 Benign Diseases of the Uterus Andrea G. Rockall, M.R.C.P., F.R.C.R.
12:30 Ovarian Masses Evis Sala, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.R.
13:00 Adjournment  


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