E³ - The Beauty of Basic Knowledge: Problem Solving Tips and Tricks for Brain Imaging

E³ 30E - What is new in the imaging of brain tumours

July 16, 12:30 - 13:30 CEST

E³ 30E-2
20 min
How to report follow-up examinations in patients with brain tumours
Alessandro Cianfoni, Rome / Italy
1. To review the imaging methods that are best suited for the assessment of tumour response or progression.
2. To discuss the new treatment paradigms.
3. To become familiar with how quantitative imaging techniques can be used to accurately assess follow-up.
E³ 30E-3
20 min
A critical appraisal of advanced imaging techniques in brain tumours
Simona Gaudino, Rome / Italy
1. To identify which imaging sequences should be part of the routine imaging protocol (DWI/DTI, perfusion, MRS, and SWI).
2. To learn how to differentiate between the tumour boundary and the surrounding oedema.
3. To discuss recommendations to improve the reproducibility of follow-up studies.
E³ 30E-4
20 min
Imaging findings in unusual brain tumours
Antonella Castellano, Milan / Italy
1. To review the new tumour classes identified by WHO.
2. To discuss how to offer differential diagnostic considerations.
3. To assess whether new imaging techniques offer more information.

CME Information

This session is accredited with 1 CME credit.