ISMRM 23rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 30 May - 05 June 2015 • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
An in-depth discussion of clinical imaging of osteoarthritis (OA) in knee, hip & shoulder joints. This course will illustrate the role of MRI in evaluating and clinical management of OA in different joints.
Radiologists, Orthopaedic surgeons and clinical care providers who will benefit from knowledge on the use of MRI characteristics before and after procedures.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
• Recognize the clinical and pathological features of meniscal and ligament injuries in cartilage degeneration;
• Identify the added value of population based OA research for clinical management of osteoarthritis;
• Recognize the new emerging orthopaedic surgery procedures, repair strategies and complications; and
• Implement and evaluate the new MRI techniques for imaging of metal implants.
|Moderators: Garry E. Gold, M.D., Richard Kijowski, M.D.|