ISMRM 25th Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 22-27 April 2017 • Honolulu, HI, USA
|Sunrise Educational Session: Addressing Clinical Challenges in the Body with MRI|
ORGANIZERS: Kathryn Fowler, M.D., Kartik Jhaveri, M.D., F.R.C.P.C., Lorenzo Mannelli, M.D., Ph.D. & Edwin J.R. van Beek, M.D., Ph.D., M.Ed., FRCR
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Skill Level: Basic
Slack Channel: #e_body
Session Number: STu08
This course discusses MRI characterization of diseases of the biliary ducts and pancreas. A comprehensive review of the clinical challenges and implications of assessing these disease will be presented. This course will focus on the value of MRI over other imaging modalities in characterizing pancreas and biliary ducts. The course will address cost-effective strategies for follow up of pancreatic and biliary ducts diseases with MRI to avoid ionizing radiation exposure.
This course is aimed at radiologists, imaging scientists and MR technologists who wish to learn about pancreatic and biliary ducts diseases and the use of MRI for evaluation of these diseases.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
-Demonstrate the utility of MRI in the characterization and follow up of pancreatic and biliary diseases; and
-Illustrate the use of MRI to evaluate biliary and pancreatic diseases.
The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for