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Course Moderator / Coordinator 

K. Verstraete
Ghent / BE

Registration information

​​​All ESOR 2023 Foundation Courses are included in the ESR Premium Education Package 2023, which provides access to numerous educational services such as Education on Demand, Eurorad, and content on ESR Connect.

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CME accreditation
ONLY for Live Streaming

An application for European CME credits (ECMEC) will be submitted to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS),

 No CME credits will be available for watching on demand.


ESOR Foundation Course

MUSCULOSKELETAL RADIOLOGY | Online | November 22, 2023 | 12:30 – 18:30 CET

Course information

This course is aimed at senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows interested in musculoskeletal imaging. This intense one-day programme is articulated on imaging strategies for the spine, with emphasis in diagnostic issues and pitfalls, and impact of the imaging on patient management. It is designed to update knowledge on the role of imaging modalities and MR in particular, focusing on the spine (trauma, inflammatory diseases, bone marrow, oncologic diseases and spinal degeneration).

Renowned European lecturers will ensure a high-quality teaching programme, combining lectures and interactive cases.

Learning objectives

  • to learn and consolidate knowledge in radiographic, CT and MR protocols for common diseases of the spine
  • to learn how to diagnose and manage traumatic and degenerative diseases of the spine
  • to know the role of imaging in the diagnosis of inflammatory diseases of the spine
  • to be able to diagnose oncologic and non-oncologic bone marrow diseases of the spine

Programme Online

Wednesday, November 22, 2023


Spinal trauma

B. Tins, Oswestry, UK


Inflammatory diseases of the spine

A. Cotten, Lille/FR


Bone marrow imaging : normal findings, variants and non oncologic applications

F. Lecouvet, Brussels/BE

14:30-15:00 Q&A
15:00-15:30 BREAK

Degenerative diseases of the spine

B. Tins, Oswestry, UK


Sacroiliitis or not ?

A. Cotten, Lille/FR


Bone marrow imaging : oncologic applications

F. Lecouvet, Brussels/BE

17:30-18:00 Q&A