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What Diagnostic Radiologists Need to Kno...

What Diagnostic Radiologists Need to Know about Radiation Oncology.
Time: 2:00 PM- 3:30 PM Author: Stephanie A. Terezakis, Ruth F. Lavigne, Maximilian Diehn, and Dwight E. Heron Code: RC118 Objective: This session has four sections. The first is Basic Concepts in Radiation Oncology, which discusses the terminology used in the principles and practice of radiation oncology. Attendees will learn how radiologic imaging is incorporated into radiation...

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...

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...

Thyroid and Parathyroid Imaging (An Inte...

Thyroid and Parathyroid Imaging (An Interactive Session)
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Author: Jill Eve Langer, MD, and Laurie A. Loevner, MD Code: RC306 Objective: This session has two sections. The first is US and Fine-Needle Aspiration, which outlines the role of US in the detection and characterization of thyroid nodules. It also describes the US features of thyroid nodules that carry an increased risk of malignancy. The section...

Image-guided Drug Delivery

Image-guided Drug Delivery
Time: 07:15 AM – 08:15 AM Author: Keyvan Farahani, PhD, Jean-Francois H. Geschwind, MD, Reed A. Omary, MD, and King C. Li MD Code: SH30 Objective: The session describes various methods of image-guided drug delivery in cancer, and distinguishes chemotherapy from targeted agents. Attendees will understand which imaging modalities are best suited for drug delivery. The session lists...

Imaging Challenges for Radiation Oncolog...

Imaging Challenges for Radiation Oncology
Time: 08:30 AM – 10:00 AM Authors: Jon J. Kruse, PhD, Ross I. Berbeco, Parag Parikh, and Lei Xing Code: RC222 Objective: This session includes three sections; the first is Megavoltage Electronic Portal Imaging Device, in which attendees will understand technical and theoretical details of MV EPID imaging during radiotherapy. They will also learn the advantages and disadvantages...

Adrenal Imaging: What’s New in 201...

Adrenal Imaging: What’s New in 2010 (An Interactive Session)
Time: 08:30 AM- 10:00 AM Author: Giles W. Boland, Elaine M. Caoili, and Rodney Harris Reznek Code: RC207 Objective: This session discusses the likely clinical case scenarios facing radiologists in contemporary practice and how this influences lesion characterization and diagnosis. Attendees will learn the principles and techniques of adrenal lesion characterization with the use of CT,...

RSNA/ESR: Essentials in Oncologic Imagin...

RSNA/ESR: Essentials in Oncologic Imaging: What Radiologists Need to Know: Part II.
Time: 2:00 PM – 5:45 PM Code: SR42 Objective: This session provides a practical, clinically-relevant summary of key imaging issues in common cancers using an interactive, case-based approach. It also provides an overview of current cancer-related terminology, definitions and ‘buzz’ words used in everyday practice. Attendees will learn how imaging can optimally assess and measure...

RSNA/ESR: Essentials in Oncologic Imagin...

RSNA/ESR: Essentials in Oncologic Imaging—What Radiologists Need to Know: Part I.
Time: 8:30 AM- 12:15 PM Code: SR41 Objective: The main objective of this session is to provide a practical, clinically-relevant summary of key imaging issues in common cancers using an interactive, case-based approach. It will also provide an overview of current cancer-related terminology, definitions and ‘buzz’ words used in everyday practice. Attendees will learn how imaging can...