REFRESHER COURSES

Practical magnetic resonance imaging tips for radiographers

July 17, 15:30 - 16:30 CEST

RC 414-1
15:30
Introduction by the moderators
Andrei I. Holodny, New York, NY / US
Vasilis Syrgiamiotis, Athens / GR
RC 414-3
15:35
A. Practical tips to optimise your examinations at 3 Tesla
Andrea Cradock, Dublin / IE
Learning Objectives
1. To review MRI at 3 Tesla, the benefits it provides, and the associated challenges.
2. To recognise artefacts related to 3 Tesla MRI and to be aware of how these can be reduced.
3. To be familiar with tips for examination optimisation at 3 Tesla.
RC 414-4
15:50
B. Practical tips in paediatric MRI
Ulrike Weinberger, Vienna / AT
Learning Objectives
1. To be aware of special patient care considerations for paediatric patients in MRI.
2. To be familiar with MRI examinations which are routinely, and often exclusively, performed on paediatric patients.
3. To understand methods for paediatric image optimisation in routine practice.
RC 414-5
16:05
C. What is new in MRI safety?
Vítor Silva, Porto / PT
Learning Objectives
1. To be familiar with key MRI safety issues.
2. To understand how recent and future developments are introducing new safety issues.
3. To be aware of how new safety issues should be managed, and to understand the importance of continuous professional development in MRI safety.
RC 414-6
16:20
Live Q&A: How can we ensure MRI radiographers keep up to date with evolving safety requirements?

Categories and Tags

  • Radiographer

Moderators

Presenter

Andrei I. Holodny

New York, NY, United States

Presenter

Vasilis Syrgiamiotis

Athens, Greece