BS 16 - The importance of good patient positioning in imaging - ESR Connect

BASIC SESSION

BS 16 - The importance of good patient positioning in imaging

  • 3 Lectures
  • 46 Minutes
  • 3 Speakers

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Lectures

1
BS 16 -  Positioning tips and tricks for musculoskeletal radiography

BS 16 - Positioning tips and tricks for musculoskeletal radiography

17:13F. Zarb, Msida / MT

Learning Objectives

1. To understand how correct positioning is assessed.
2. To understand the impact of incorrect patient positioning on radiation dose and image quality.
3. To highlight appropriate actions to correct poor positioning.

2
BS 16 - Positioning tips and tricks for CT

BS 16 - Positioning tips and tricks for CT

13:45R. Booij, Rotterdam / NL

Learning Objectives

1. To become familiar with the impact on image quality and radiation exposure due to the isocenter in CT.
2. To be aware of tools to adapt protocols according to clinical indications.
3. To understand the impact of patient positioning in image post-processing.

3
BS 16 - Positioning tips and tricks for MRI

BS 16 - Positioning tips and tricks for MRI

15:08C. Malamateniou, London / UK

Learning Objectives

1. To understand the importance of appropriate coil positioning as part of sequence optimisation.
2. To understand the importance of careful patient positioning in terms of image quality, diagnostic accuracy, and reproducibility.
3. To be aware of further positioning considerations for claustrophobic, paediatric, and other patient groups.

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Speakers

Presenter

Francis Zarb

Msida, Malta

Presenter

Ronald Booij

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Presenter

Christina Malamateniou

London, United Kingdom