Refresher Courses: Musculoskeletal

RC 1710 - Ultrasound in musculoskeletal radiology

July 16, 08:00 - 09:00 CEST

RC 1710-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
Andrea Alcalá-Galiano, Madrid / Spain
RC 1710-2
15 min
High-frequency and ultra-high frequency ultrasound
Luca M. Sconfienza, Milan / Italy
1. To discuss the current advances in state-of-the-art high-frequency and ultra-high frequency ultrasound.
2. To discuss the main indications and clinical applications.
3. To demonstrate the ultrasound semiology of pathologic conditions.
RC 1710-3
15 min
MSK elastography
Ziga Snoj, Ljubljana / Slovenia
1. To explain the techniques used in ultrasound elastography of the musculoskeletal system.
2. To describe ultrasound elastography findings in musculoskeletal radiology.
RC 1710-4
15 min
Interventional MSK ultrasound
Elena E. Drakonaki, Iraklion / Greece
1. To discuss the indications for ultrasound-guided treatment and intervention.
2. To describe the prerequisites and technique.
3. To discuss the advantages and disadvantages of ultrasound-guided intervention compared to other imaging-guided modalities.
RC 1710-5
10 min
Panel discussion: New clinical roles for musculoskeletal ultrasound