Refresher Courses: Emergency Imaging

RC 2017 - Abdominal emergencies after abdominal surgery

March 5, 14:00 - 15:00 CET

RC 2017-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
Ana Blanco Barrio, Murcia / Spain
RC 2017-2
15 min
Bowel surgery: a puzzle for emergency radiologist
Luis Curvo-Semedo, Coimbra / Portugal
1. To learn about the surgical techniques for abdominal approach (laparoscopy, laparotomy, focal incision).
2. To understand the main surgical strategies and anastomosis for oncologic or bariatric surgery.
3. To recognise the different surgical procedures via imaging.
RC 2017-3
15 min
Emergencies after abdominal organ transplantation
Trygve Syversveen, Oslo / Norway
1. To learn about the most common abdominal emergencies related to abdominal organ transplantation.
2. To recognise the imaging signs.
3. To learn about the patient management implications.
RC 2017-4
15 min
How to manage post-operative bleeding or ischaemia and abdominal collections
Paul Calame, Besançon / France
1. To learn about adequate CT protocols to investigate patients with a suspicion of intra-abdominal bleeding or abdominal collections.
2. To identify the relevant CT findings for management decision-making.
3. To describe the role of interventional radiology when there is intra-abdominal active bleeding or abdominal collection.
RC 2017-5
10 min
Panel discussion: Which imaging findings suggest an operative treatment?