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RC 513 - Quantification of magnetic resonance imaging parameters in clinical practice

  • 3 Lectures
  • 63 Minutes
  • 3 Speakers

Lectures

1
RC 513 - A. Parameter mapping in MRI: acquisition methodologies

RC 513 - A. Parameter mapping in MRI: acquisition methodologies

22:55L. Hanson, Copenhagen / Denmark

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about available acquisition methodologies for the mapping of MRI parameters: T1, T2, T2*, and magnetic susceptibility.
2. To understand the current limitations of different approaches in a clinical setting.
3. To be able to select suitable phantoms that assure reproducibility and accuracy when performing quantitative measures.

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RC 513 - B. Towards optimisation and standardisation of MRI techniques for diffusion MRI of the body

RC 513 - B. Towards optimisation and standardisation of MRI techniques for diffusion MRI of the body

19:26A. Torresin, Milan / Italy

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about diffusion MRI in body applications.
2. To understand how to perform quantitative diffusion MRI in body applications.
3. To evaluate the performance of different MRI techniques.

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RC 513 - C. Quantitative, multi-parametric MRI as a useful biomarker in the clinic

RC 513 - C. Quantitative, multi-parametric MRI as a useful biomarker in the clinic

20:51F. Gallagher, Cambridge / UK

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the use of quantitative biomarkers in medical images.
2. To understand how quantification improves decision making in a clinical context.
3. To evaluate the open issues that need to be tackled to exploit such techniques fully.

Speakers

Presenter

Lars G. Hanson

Copenhagen, Denmark

Presenter

Alberto Torresin

Milan, Italy

Presenter

Ferdia Aidan Gallagher

Cambridge, United Kingdom

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