ISMRM 21st Annual Meeting & Exhibition 20-26 April 2013 Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

WEEKDAY EDUCATIONAL COURSE
Musculoskeletal MR Study Group
Wednesday, 24 April, 16:00-18:00, Room 254 ABC

Moderators: Thomas M. Link, M.D., Ph.D. & Xiaojuan Li, Ph.D.
Department of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, UCSF, San Francisco
     
16:00 Introduction  
     
16:10 Cartilage Imaging using T2 in a Clinical Setting Richard Kijowski, M.D.
Setting Associate Professor, Dept. of Radiology,
University of Wisconsin, Madison
     
16:35 Novel Techniques for Quantitative Muscle Imaging Bruce Damon, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering & Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Institute of Imaging Science
Vanderbilt University, Nashville
     
17:00
 
Short Presentations (top ranked scientific electronic poster abstracts)
10 minutes (7 minutes presentation and 3 minutes of discussion)
1. Ultrashort Echo Time (UTE) Bi-Component Analysis of Bound and Free Water in Cortical Bone - A Field Dependence Study Shihong Li
(Presenter: Jiang Du)
University of California, San Diego
2. Isolating CEST and MT in the Human Calf Muscle at 7T Prodromos Parasoglou
New York University Langone Medical Center
3. Quantitative 11.7 T MRI and EPIC-ÁCT Assessment of Cartilage Repair in a Rabbit Glenohumeral Joint Model Following Microfracture and Autologous Matrix Induced Chondrogenesis Ziying Yin
University of Illinois at Chicago
4. Chemical Shift-Based Imaging to Measure Fat Fractions in Dystrophic Skeletal Muscle Celine Baligand
University of Florida
5. Orientation Anisotropy of Rotating Frame and T2 Relaxation Parameters in Articular Cartilage Mikko Nissi
University of Minnesota
6. Non-Gaussian Diffusion Weighted Imaging for Assessing Diurnal Changes in Intervertebral Disc Composition Masaki Katsura
Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo