Program

 

 

 

Saturday 28th April 2018
                                                                     
8:45   Registration                                                                                                          
9:25  Welcome  
     
Technical notes
    9:30 - 10:00 The potential and limitations of different tesla/ field strength  Philips
10:00 - 10:30 Brain MRI: what is visible with aging  Daniel Rüfenacht
10:30 - 11 :00 Imaging of cerebral microbleeds  Sven Haller
     
Small animal: neuroimaging of the ageing patient
11:15 - 11:45 Brain maturation - what do we know and how to assess  Erik Wisner
11:45 - 12:15 Brain of aging dog and cat (atrophy/ infarcts/ WM lesions (leukoaraiosis))  Johann Lang
 12:15 - 12:45  Geriatric vestibular disease: a diagnosis based on exclusions?  Veronika Stein
     
Lunch
     
14:15 - 14:45 The spine including discs and Modic (differentiation of "reactive" versus infection)  Karine Gendron
14:45 - 15:30 How to assess clinical significance of disc pathologies?  Frank Steffen
15:30 - 16:00 Cases  
     
Equine: the ageing equine athlete 
16:00 - 16:30 Head conditions  Maren Hellige
16:30 - 17:00 Joint conditions  Emilie Segards-Weisse
17:00 - 17:30 3T MRI of articular cartilage defects and comparison with arthrography including CT Jose Suarez Sanchez-Andrade
     
Sunday 29th April 2018
     
8:30 - 9:00 From CSF pulsation to noninvasive pressure measurement by MRI: principles and validation  Noam Alperin
9:00 - 9:30  Cases  
9:30 - 10:00 How to handle incidental findings  Martin Konar
     
10:30 - 12:30 Wet labs (protocol & cases) *  Team Vetsuisse
12:30 - 13:30 Known case conference - when MRI meets pathology  Team Vetsuisse

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BYO

Bring your own cases:

Share your interesting MRI cases with us! If you are interested in preparing your case in a 10 minutes short presentation, submit your title with a brief description to zurich(at)vetrad.ch. Accepted cases will result in a  50% reduction on the subscription fee.