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Peripheral Vascular Imaging: My Biggest ...

Peripheral Vascular Imaging: My Biggest Challenges and My Most Effective Solutions.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Johannes Lammer, MD, Robert A. Lookstein, MD, and Barry Stein, MD Code: RC812 Objective: Attendees will learn the technique of CT and MR Angiography. This session discusses the difference between CT Angiography and MR Angiography, and highlights the indications for CT Angiography versus MR Angiography in patients with...

PET for Assessing Cancer Treatment Respo...

PET for Assessing Cancer Treatment Response.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Neeta Pandit-Taskar, MD, and, Richard L. Wahl, MD Code: RC811 Objective: This session discusses important methods used for evaluation of treatment response. It highlights the important examination findings on PET CT using FDG PET and other novel tracers to understand how to avoid potential pitfalls. Attendees will learn how to interpret relevant...

Obesity: A Challenge for US Imaging (An ...

Obesity: A Challenge for US Imaging (An Interactive Session)
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Phyllis Glanc, MD, Syed Ahmad Jamal Bokhari, MD, Caitlin T. McGregor, MD, and Phyllis Glanc, MD Code: RC810 Objective: This session has four sections. First is Introduction to the Obesity Epidemic, which highlights the worldwide trends of the current obesity pandemic. It also reviews the impact of obesity on population. Attendees will understand...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology: G...

Update Course in Diagnostic Radiology: Gastrointestinal—Esophagus and Stomach
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Johannes Lammer, MD, Robert A. Lookstein, MD, and Barry Stein, MD Code: RC812 Objective: Attendees will learn the technique of CT and MR Angiography. This session discusses the difference between CT Angiography and MR Angiography, and highlights the indications for CT Angiography versus MR Angiography in patients with...

Hematuria and Flank Pain 2010: Optimizat...

Hematuria and Flank Pain 2010: Optimization of CT Urography, MR Urography, and US.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: John Richard Leyendecker, MD, Nigel Christopher Cowan, MD, Michael David Beland, MD Code: RC807 Objective: In this session, attendees will understand when CTU should and should not be performed in patients with hematuria/flank pain. They will also learn how CTU may be optimized for investigating hematuria/flank pain while minimizing patient...

Head and Neck Cancer: Basic Concepts and...

Head and Neck Cancer: Basic Concepts and Landmarks.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Christine M. Glastonbury, MBBS, Suresh K. Mukherji, MD, and Hilda Elie Stambuk, MD Code: RC806 Objective: This session has three sections. First is Nasopharynx, in which attendees will understand the normal anatomical landmarks and relations of the nasopharynx and in particular the relationship of the nasopharynx to the central skull base. They...

Pediatric Neuroimaging: Focus on Dose Re...

Pediatric Neuroimaging: Focus on Dose Reduction
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Michael F. McNitt-Gray, PhD, Charles Mack Glasier, MD, and Blaise Vincent Jones, MD Code: RC805 Objective: This session has three sections: First is Physics of Dose Reduction: Calculations, Conversions, and New Post-processing Methods, in which attendees will understand how radiation dose is currently measured in CT. They will also understand the...

Current Topics in Hip Imaging.

Current Topics in Hip Imaging.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Christian W. A. Pfirrmann, MD, Suzanne E. Anderson, PhD, BMed, and Stephen John Eustace, MD Code: RC804 Objective: This session reviews the imaging anatomy of the femoroacetabular articulation and identifies commonly encountered pathologies including acetabular labral tears, dysplasias, and femoroacetabular impingement. Attendees will learn the...

Evaluation of Ischemia with CT, MR, and ...

Evaluation of Ischemia with CT, MR, and Nuclear Imaging.
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Dominique Delbeke MD, PhD, David A. Bluemke MD, PhD, and Joao A. C. Lima MD Code: RC803 Objective: This session has three sections. First is Nuclear Imaging, which discusses the performance and indications of SPECT and PET for evaluation of myocardial ischemia. It also highlights the performance and indications of SPECT and PET for evaluation of...

Obstructive Lung Disease: Emphysema, Lar...

Obstructive Lung Disease: Emphysema, Large Airways, and Small Airways
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Jeffrey P. Kanne, MD, Philippe A. Grenier, MD, Eric J. Stern, MD Code: RC801 Objective: Attendees will understand the pathologic processes that result in pulmonary emphysema. They will also recognize the imaging features of pulmonary emphysema with an emphasis on High-Resolution Computed Tomography (HRCT). This session describes the various...