E³ - The Beauty of Basic Knowledge: A Survival Guide to Musculoskeletal Imaging

E³ 24C - Spinal disorders: how to get it right?

July 15, 08:00 - 09:00 CEST

E³ 24C-2
18 min
Vertebral endplate
Filip M.H.M. Vanhoenacker, Antwerp / Belgium
1. To review the relevant anatomy and histology of the vertebral endplate.
2. To discuss the disorders that may cause endplate involvement.
3. To discuss the differential diagnosis.
E³ 24C-3
18 min
Vertebral body collapse
Radhesh Lalam, Oswestry / UK
1. To understand the role of various imaging modalities in the assessment of vertebral collapse.
2. To be able to differentiate between benign and malignant causes of vertebral collapse on standard imaging techniques.
3. To appreciate the various problem-solving tools available when it is difficult to differentiate between benign and malignant vertebral collapse.
E³ 24C-4
18 min
Tumours
Alberto Bazzocchi, Bologna / Italy
1. To review the epidemiology and the diagnostic approach to spine tumours and tumour-like conditions.
2. To become familiar with typical imaging patterns of spinal tumours.
3. To discuss the possibility imaging techniques offer to narrow down the differential diagnosis.
E³ 24C-5
6 min
Panel discussion