AIMS Mexico
Imaging in Thoracic and Abdominal Non-Traumatic Emergencies

April 26, 2017; Mexico City/Mexico
April 28, 2017; Puebla/Mexico
Course informationThe AIMS seminars are designed for participants from Mexico, in particular last-year residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows, interested in thoracic and abdominal non-traumatic emergencies. They are articulated on advanced imaging strategies, diagnostic criteria and challenges when dealing with some of the most important acute thoracic and abdominal conditions. An outstanding European and Mexican faculty will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and interactive case discussions.

Learning objectives
  • to appreciate the potential of advanced imaging in the clinical management of acute aortic syndrome
  • to get familiar with new imaging insights into pulmonary embolism
  • to discuss the role of imaging in the depiction and management of mesenteric ischemia and non-traumatic perforation of the GI tract
  • to review state-of-the-art imaging approaches in diagnosing acute infectious and inflammatory conditions of the abdomen and pelvis

Learning objectives by topic - Mexico City

Learning objectives by topic - Puebla

Wednesday, April 26 (Mexico City)
Friday, April 28 (Puebla)
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction
Imaging acute aortic syndrome
C. Loewe, Vienna/AT
09:30-10:00 New imaging insights into pulmonary embolism
M. Prokop, Nijmegen/NL
10:00-10:30 Non-traumatic perforation of the GI tract
G. Guerrero Avendaño, Mexico City/MX
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
C. Loewe, M. Prokop, G. Guerrero Avendaño
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Acute infectious and inflammatory conditions of the abdomen
M. Salinas Chapa, Monterrey/MX
14:30-15:00 Imaging mesenteric ischemia
M. Prokop, Nijmegen/NL
Imaging gynaecological emergencies
R. Forstner, Salzburg/AT
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
M. Salinas Chapa, M. Prokop, R. Forstner
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