The 7th episode of ESR Connect dedicated to radiology’s fight against COVID-19 will focus on the complications the new disease can bring to patients, as they potentially cause massive challenges in diagnosis and treatment to health care providers.
In an expert discussion with 3 radiologists from hospitals treating many COVID-19 patients over the last weeks, moderated by Helmut Prosch, Professor of Radiology at the Medical University Vienna, they will speak about imaging aspects of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), pulmonary embolism, and neurological complications in COVID-19 patients.
Mickaël Ohana is a radiologist at the Strasbourg University Hospital, and professor of radiology at the University of Strasbourg, specialized in non-invasive cardiovascular and chest imaging. He will speak about ARDS, and how imaging can play a role in the long-term follow-up.
Professor of practice in thoracic imaging Anand Devaraj from Imperial College London’s National Heart and Lung Institute, is a consultant radiologist at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London. He will share his insights on imaging pulmonary embolism in the context of COVID-19.
Myriam Edjlali-Goujon is a neuroradiologist at Hôpital Raymond-Poincaré, Paris-Saclay University, France and will report on her experience with neurological complications in COVID-19 patients, and how imaging can play a central role in their management.