Refresher Courses: Abdominal and Gastrointestinal

RC 2201 - Liver ablations: treatment, evaluation, and follow-up

March 6, 08:00 - 09:00 CET

RC 2201-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
RC 2201-2
15 min
Principles of liver ablations
1. To appreciate the indications for liver ablations.
2. To learn about how to perform liver ablations.
3. To discuss the future prospects of liver ablations.
RC 2201-3
15 min
Treatment response evaluation
1. To learn which imaging protocol to use when evaluating the response after liver ablation.
2. To learn how to evaluate the response after liver ablation.
3. To become familiar with the pearls and pitfalls in evaluating treatment response of liver ablations.
RC 2201-4
15 min
Follow-up of liver ablations: the guidelines
1. To learn how to follow-up patients after liver ablations.
2. To understand how to interpret imaging findings after liver ablations.
3. To become familiar with the pearls and pitfalls in the follow-up of liver ablations.
RC 2201-5
10 min
Panel discussion: Case-based