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R. Schernthaner, Vienna/AT 

Registration information

All ESOR 2022 Foundation Courses are included in the ESR Premium Education Package 2022 which provides access to numerous educational services such as Education on Demand, Eurorad, and content on ESR Connect. For more details, please visit ESR Connect.

CME accreditation
ONLY for Live Streaming

An application for European CME credits (ECMEC) was submitted to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.eu.

4 CME credits will only be available for active participation in the actual live stream and after the completion of an online evaluation form. No CME credits will be granted for watching on demand.

ESOR Foundation Course

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY | Online | June 29, 2022

Course information

This course is aimed at residents in their 4th and 5th year of training in radiology and recently board-certified radiologists interested in Interventional Radiology. It is strictly adhered to Level I-II of the European Training Curriculum and builds on last year’s ESOR course in Interventional Radiology, focusing on venous and non-vascular interventions as well as Interventional Oncology. The course includes six topics consisting of 40 minutes of theory and case presentations followed by a live Q&A section after every session for interaction with the faculty members.

Learning objectives

  • To learn about indications and contraindications in Interventional Radiology
  • To become familiar with venous and non-vascular treatment options, including Interventional Oncology

Programme Online

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

12:30-13:10 Vascular intervention III – venous and HD shunts
R. Schernthaner, Vienna/AT 

 

– To learn about the different venous access catheters, their indications and their insertion techniques
– To understand the indications and procedure for cava filter installation and removal
– To become familiar with the role of IR for dialysis shunt maintenance

13:10-13:50 Compression/ closure techniques, dedicated devices and cases
M. de Bucourt, Berlin/DE 

 

– To become familiar with common compression/closure techniques and IR devices
– To learn about details, possible pitfalls and creative workarounds in order to successfully get the job done
– To apply the knowledge on real life cases and discuss options/treatment approaches interactively

13:50-14:00 Q&A
14:00-14:30 BREAK
14:30-15:10 Non-vascular intervention I (chest, GI, hepatobiliary)
R. Schernthaner, Vienna/AT 

 

– To become familiar with the devices for biopsy and drainage
– To understand indications, complication management and follow-up recommendations of biopsies and drainage placements
– To learn about percutaneous gastric tube installation and percutaneous transhepatic cholangio-drainage

15:10-15:50 Non-vascular intervention II (genito-urinary incl. renal transplant, MSK)
M. de Bucourt, Berlin/DE 

 

– To understand indications and basic concepts in the content’s respective non-vascular IR territory
– To become familiar with materials, pre-/post-procedural workup and management of complications
– To learn about details, possible pitfalls and creative workarounds in selected interactive cases

15:50-16:00 Q&A
16:00-16:30 BREAK
16:30-17:10 Interventional oncology I – percutaneous
R. Schernthaner, Vienna/AT 

 

– To understand the different techniques of percutaneous IO
– To become familiar with relevant tumor classification systems
– Tu learn about tumor recurrence patterns

17:10-17:50 Interventional oncology II – endovascular
M. de Bucourt, Berlin/DE 

 

-To understand indications and the basic tool box of endovascular (and combined) approaches
– To become familiar with embolisation techniques and materials, pre-/post-procedural workup and management of complications
– To learn about details, possible pitfalls and creative workarounds in selected interactive cases

17:50-18:00 Q&A