ISMRM 25th Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 22-27 April 2017 • Honolulu, HI, USA
Educational Session: Liver MR Imaging: Quantitative Approaches to Liver Disease
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: Intermediate to Advanced
Slack Channel: #e_body
Session Number: Tu04
This 2 hour session will offer attendees a review of state-of-the-art quantitative techniques for the evaluation of diffuse liver disease. Topics will include: estimation of liver fibrosis, iron and fat content.
This course is aimed at radiologists, imaging scientists and MR technologists who wish to review the state-of-art MRI protocols and indications for assessment of liver diseases.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
-Summarize acquisition protocols and personalize this in the context of patient's prior conditions;
-Illustrate the interpretation challenges and put this into the context of histopathological findings; and
-Recognize the difficult scenarios, including the post-treatment liver.
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