REFRESHER COURSES

Skull base

July 17, 14:00 - 15:00 CEST

RC 1508-1
14:00
Introduction by the moderator
Bernhard F. Schuknecht, Zurich / CH
RC 1508-2
14:05
A. Skull base anatomy
Elizabeth Loney, Halifax / UK
Learning Objectives
1. To understand how to classify skull base anatomy.
2. To become acquainted with clinically relevant anatomical variants.
3. To review the important anatomical subsites.
RC 1508-3
14:20
B. Infectious and inflammatory diseases of the skull base
Julian Goh, Singapore / SG
Learning Objectives
1. To understand how to recognise infectious and inflammatory skull base pathology.
2. To become familiar with the imaging modalities used to diagnose and assess treatment response.
3. To recognise the important review areas and complications.
RC 1508-4
14:35
C. Benign and malignant tumours of the skull base
Alexandra Borges, Lisbon / PT
Learning Objectives
1. To learn how to make an accurate differential diagnosis.
2. To become familiar with important review areas and the staging of malignant tumours.
3. To recognise tumour mimics.
RC 1508-5
14:50
Live Q&A: What are the challenges in assessing the skull base?

Moderators

Presenter

Bernhard F. Schuknecht

Zurich, Switzerland