Weekday Educational Course:
Bowel Imaging
Clinical Intensive Education Option
Organizer: Juerg Hodler, M.D., M.B.A.
Skill Level: Basic - Intermediate
Wednesday, 5 May 2010
10:30 - 12:30

Speakers in this interactive two-hour course will discuss current MR imaging protocols, typical indications for bowel imaging, the MR appearance of clinically relevant bowel abnormalities, their differential diagnosis as well as important pitfalls. Substantial emphasis will be put on the role of MRI in comparison to alternate non invasive imaging modalities such as CT enterography and colonography.

  Moderators: Thomas C. Lauenstein, M.D. and Elmar M. Merkle, M.D.
10:30  CT Enterography: Why is it the Modality of Choice? Erik K. Paulson, M.D.
10:55 MR Enterography: Why is it the Modality of Choice? Jeff L. Fidler, M.D.
11:20 Questions  
11:30 MR Colonography in the Era of CT Colonography: Is There Any Meaningful Role? Thomas C. Lauenstein, M.D.
11:55 MR Imaging of the Rectum: From Inflammatory Bowel Disease to Cancer Staging - not available Lennart Karl Olof Blomqvist, M.D., Ph.D.
12:20 Questions  
12:30 Adjournment  


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