Refresher Courses: Paediatric

RC 512 - Polytrauma management

March 2, 15:00 - 16:00 CET

RC 512-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
RC 512-2
15 min
CT in paediatric polytrauma
Maria Raissaki, Iraklion / Greece
1. To discuss the justification for CT imaging in paediatric polytrauma patients.
2. To learn about the imaging protocols and current guidelines in paediatric polytrauma management.
3. To discuss the potential applications and limitations of split bolus protocol in paediatric polytrauma patients.
RC 512-3
15 min
The role of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in paediatric polytrauma management
Michele Galluzzo, Rome / Italy
1. To discuss the indications of CEUS in paediatric polytrauma.
2. To learn about the technique for CEUS in the trauma setting.
3. To become familiar with the imaging findings on CEUS in solid organ injury.
RC 512-4
15 min
How traumatic injuries differ in children compared to adults
Kathia Chaumoitre, Marseille / France
1. To learn about the imaging patterns of neurological, thoracic, and abdominal trauma in children.
2. To discuss the most important differences compared to adult patterns.
3. To become familiar with the pitfalls in paediatric polytrauma imaging.
RC 512-5
10 min
Panel discussion: The role of paediatric radiologists in polytrauma management



Maria Raissaki



Michele Galluzzo

Rome, Italy


Kathia Chaumoitre

Marseille, France