Refresher Courses: Musculoskeletal

RC 710 - Knee ligaments

July 14, 08:00 - 09:00 CEST

RC 710-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
James Teh, Oxford / UK
RC 710-2
15 min
Cruciate ligament injuries and associated meniscal tears
Patrick Omoumi, Lausanne / Switzerland
1. To explain the mechanism of ACL and PCL tears and describe the patterns of associated meniscal injury.
2. To describe the MRI appearances of these injuries, their clinical importance, and potential pitfalls.
RC 710-3
15 min
ACL injury: associated ligament injuries
Eugene G. McNally / UK
1. To describe the normal anatomy and MRI appearances of the medial and lateral ligament complexes.
2. To explain the imaging appearances of injuries to these structures.
RC 710-4
15 min
ACL repair: MRI of a normal graft and the complications
Pieter Van Dyck, Antwerp / Belgium
1. To describe the normal anatomy and MRI appearances of an ACL repair and graft reconstruction.
2. To explain the imaging appearances of normal maturation and pathological conditions involving ligament repair.
3. To list the most valuable imaging findings that correlate with clinical complications.
RC 710-5
10 min
Panel discussion: The role of imaging in management-related decisions of ligamentous lesions of the knee joint