ASKLEPIOS Multimodality Course

September 1-2, 2017; Split/Croatia
Course informationThe  course  is  aimed  at  last-year  residents,  general  radiologists  and  general practitioners  who  want  to  update  their  knowledge  on  new  applications  and  optimised  protocols  in  diagnostic  imaging.  The  course  offers  the  unique  opportunity  to  evaluate  some  of  the  latest  technological  advances  for  state-of-the-art  MRI  and  CT  in  day-to-day  practice  and  to  enhance  professional  knowledge  of  current  imaging  options  for  a  number  of  clinical  conditions. Established European top radiologists will lay the ground work in didactic lectures for subsequent interactive case discussions in workshops.

Learning objectives
  • to learn about current MRI and CT protocols in the field of GI, breast, brain, vascular and urinary tract pathologies
  • to understand the indications, limitations and comparative merits of each of the cross-sectional imaging modalities in a wide range of clinical conditions
  • to learn more about how to optimise imaging quality
  • to learn about the imaging features relevant for clinical decision making


            Learning objectives by topic


Friday, September 1 
08:00-08:45 Registration
Welcome and intoduction
Abdominal pain: suspected bowel obstruction
P. Taourel, Montpellier/FR
Abdominal pain: suspected bowel inflammation                     
J. Puylaert, The Hague/NL
10:00-10:30 The clinical role of imaging in acute pancreatitis and its complications                                
C. Triantopoulou, Athens/GR
Coffee break  
P. Taourel, J. Puylaert, C. Triantopoulou  
Lunch break
CT and MR urography
U. Mueller-Lisse, Munich/DE
MR imaging of rectal cancer
L. Curvo Semedo, Coimbra/PT
Multimodality imaging of breast cancer
B. Brkljačić, Zagreb/HR
Coffee break
U. Mueller-Lisse, L. Curvo Semedo, B. Brkljačić
  Saturday, September 2
09:00-09:30 CTA and MRA in vascular diseases: how, when, why
M. Prokop, Nijmegen/NL
09:30-10:00 Imaging carotid artery disease: balance between science and practice
C. Catalano, Rome/IT
10:00-10:30 Update on stroke imaging
F.J.A. Meijer, Nijmegen/NL
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
M. Prokop, C. Catalano, F.J.A. Meijer 
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
ESR Contact
  • ESR Office:
  • Neutorgasse 9
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-447
The European School
of Radiology (ESOR)
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