AIMS Mexico
How general radiologists should deal with Paediatric Imaging

April 10, 2019; Mexico City/Mexico
April 12, 2019; Leon/Mexico
Course informationThe purpose of this advanced one-day course is to familiarise senior residents, board-certified radiologists and fellows from Mexico with imaging of children. The course is designed to offer knowledge on paediatric imaging protocols, on age-related normal changes and on specific findings and the differential diagnosis of the most common paediatric disorders. Renowned European and Mexican teachers, experts in the topic, will give lectures and workshops on imaging of the foetus, the thorax, the abdomen, the musculoskeletal system and on neuroimaging.

Learning objectives
  • to become familiar with the best imaging protocols in children
  • to acquire knowledge about safety concerning the MRI environment and radiation protection issues
  • to know when to use sedation and what are the alternatives
  • to learn about age-related imaging changes of the maturing organs
  • to become familiar with imaging findings and the differential diagnosis of the most common paediatric disorders
  • to learn about the perspectives of paediatric imaging information at a voxel level
  • to acquire knowledge about the role of DTI, perfusion SWI and fMRI in paediatrics

Wednesday, April 10 (Mexico City)
Friday, April 12 (Leon)
08:00-08:45 Registration                                                                                      
08:45-09:00 Welcome and introduction
Foetal imaging
R. Llorens, Valencia/ES
09:30-10:00 Diffusion tensor imaging in ADHD in children
P. Dies Suárez, Mexico City/MX
10:00-10:30 Paediatric neuroimaging
M. Argyropoulou, Ioannina/GR                                     
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-13:00 Workshops
R. Llorens, P. Dies Suárez, M. Argyropoulou
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:30 Paediatric chest imaging
M.P. García-Peña, Barcelona/ES
14:30-15:00 Paediatric musculoskeletal imaging
A. Perez Lara, Mexico City/MX
Paediatric abdominal imaging
S.G.F. Robben, Maastricht/NL
15:30-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-18:00 Workshops
M.P. García-Peña, A. Perez Lara, S.G.F. Robben
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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:
  • Am Gestade 1
  • 1010 Vienna, Austria
  • Tel: +43-1-533 40 64
  • Fax: +43-1-533 40 64-448
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