Conference Objectives

  • The Imaging in Abu Dhabi course is designed to provide the tools for participants to enhance interpretation skills utilizing the latest imaging technologies. 
  • Lectures and cases will cover evidence-based practice techniques and protocols for improved diagnostic accuracy in multiple applications.
  • Discuss how both general and subspecialty radiologic imaging techniques lead to the appropriate differential diagnoses of common diseases
  • Identify the type and severity of an adverse reaction to contrast media
  • Review breast MRI interpretation and breast MRI biopsy indications and techniques.
  • Explain the role of CT perfusion imaging for patient selection regarding reperfusion therapy and best practice implementation of comprehensive stroke evaluation. 
  • Highlight the latest development in Interventional Radiology
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the common challenges in interpreting PET/CT/MRI/US/X-rays.
  • Optimize Abdominal and pelvic Imaging Methods.
  • Explain the performance and processing of MRI and CT studies designed to depict anatomy and pathology.
  • Use contemporary imaging techniques and protocols to accurately diagnose, stage and manage diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
  • Develop differential diagnosis that relates to the pertinent imaging and clinically relevant findings for each of the cases covered in this course.
  • Outline the fundamentals of the latest advanced techniques in MRI and CT and their current roles and limitations in clinical practice.
  • Integrate information presented in this course into efforts to improve the imaging skills of the participants.