ISMRM 25th Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 22-27 April 2017 • Honolulu, HI, USA
|Sunrise Educational Session: Clinical Applications of PET-MRI in Body Imaging|
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
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Skill Level: Intermediate
Slack Channel: #e_body
Session Number: SW08
This course focuses on the current clinical challenges of PET/MR for body imaging including attenuation correction and motion correction and clinical applications in body oncology. This course will focus on the value of PET-MRI over other imaging modalities. The course will address cost-effective strategies for the use of PET-MRI.
This course is aimed at radiologists, imaging scientists and MR technologists who wish to review the state-of-art PET-MRI protocols for assessment of oncological indications.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
-Illustrate the practical considerations for performing PET-MRI examinations; and
-Implement PET-MRI protocols for the assessment of oncological indications.
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