Refresher Courses: Abdominal and Gastrointestinal

Abdominal MRI: faster and better with DWI-MRI

5 min
Chairperson's introduction
15 min
Faster MRI sequences: the need for abbreviated protocols and how to do it
1. To learn how to make your abdominal MRI protocols faster.
2. To become familiar with abbreviated abdominal MRI protocols.
3. To discuss the role of MRI technicians in the clinical application of DWI.
15 min
Diffusion weighted MRI in abdominal disease: clinical practice
1. To learn how to perform a dedicated DWI sequence in the abdomen.
2. To appreciate the role of diffusion imaging in abdominal disease.
3. To become familiar with the clinical applications of DWI in abdominal disease.
15 min
Whole-body MRI protocol in oncology patients: this is how to do it
1. To learn how to perform a dedicated whole-body MRI protocol in oncology patients.
2. To appreciate the role of diffusion imaging in oncology imaging.
3. To discuss the clinical application of whole-body MR imaging in oncology patients.
10 min
Panel discussion: Is faster better, or good the enemy of great?