ASKLEPIOS Course on Emergency Radiology

May 4-5, 2017; Bucharest/Romania
Course informationThe course is designed for last-year residents and recently board-certified radiologists. It will collate knowledge in imaging of traumatic and non-traumatic emergencies, aiming to enhance multidisciplinary patient management. Didactic lectures followed by interactive workshops embrace a multimodality approach to topics ranging from intracranial to chest, abdominal, urogenital and paediatric emergencies. Renowned European experts will present the latest technical advances and imaging strategies to answer relevant clinical questions.

Learning objectives
  • to address the most important clinical questions that need to be answered in optimising management of polytrauma and abdominal trauma patients
  • to update knowledge of imaging features of the most common/important non-traumatic intracranial, chest, abdominal and urogenital emergencies
  • to review the imaging appearances of abdominal paediatric emergencies
  • to become familiar with easily overlooked findings and diagnostic errors when evaluating emergency imaging studies

        Learning objectives by topic


Programme Thursday, May 4
Welcome and introduction
MDCT protocols for polytrauma patients                                                
A. Palkó, Budapest/HU
Non-traumatic intracranial emergencies
C. Calli, Izmir/TR
Abdominal paediatric emergencies
M. Raissaki, Heraklion/GR
Coffee break
A. Palkó, C. Calli, M. Raissaki

Friday, May 5
09:00-09:30 Acute abdomen: inflammation and its mimics                 
M. Zins, Paris/FR
09:30-10:00 Acute abdomen in oncologic patients
M. Laniado, Dresden/DE
10:00-10:30 Abdominal trauma
M. Scaglione, Castel Volturno/IT
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
M. Zins, M. Laniado, M. Scaglione
Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Non-gynaecologic GU emergencies
L. Derchi, Genoa/IT  
14:30-15:00 Female pelvis emergencies
I. Thomassin-Naggara, Paris/FR
15:00-15:30 Non-traumatic chest emergencies
C. Schaefer-Prokop, Amersfoort/NL
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
L. Derchi, I. Thomassin-Naggara, C. Schaefer-Prokop
18:00 Certificate of attendance
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About ESOR

... an established and growing institution, fulfilling the mission of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) in the field of education.

                     Anastas Doreski, Skopje/MK

            Enrique F. Garces-Inigo, Albacete/ES

         Bruno Hochhegger, Porto Alegre/BR

            Saulius Rutkauskas, Kaunas/LT
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  • Neutorgasse 9
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-447
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