Musculoskeletal MRI Joints (from finger to toe)

Essen (DE), 3-7 February 2020

General Information

C. Glaser, S. Waldt (DE)
Maryam Shahabpour (BE)

M. Shahabpour (Brussels), H. Bloem (Leiden), H. Imhof (Vienna), A.M. Davies (Birmingham)


Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus Rüttenscheid
Alfried-Krupp-Straße 21
D-45131 Essen

€ 850,- / 900,- for early / late registration (before / after July 31st)
Residents (upon proof of status): € 650,- / 700,- for early / late registration

The course language is English

Mrs Yvonne Hollmer


G. Bierry, Strasbourg
C. Glaser, München
T. Grieser, Augsburg
A. Heuck, München
H. Imhof, Wien
C. Jonkmanns-Nowacki, Essen
J. Kramer, Linz
R. Lalam, Oswestry
I. Nöbauer, Wien
N. Saupe, Zürich
R. Schmitt, Würzburg
R. Sutter, Zürich
M. Shahabpour, Bruxelles
S. Waldt, Essen
K. Wörtler, München

*: preliminary, subject to changes


Monday, 3 February 2020

Knee – ligaments – central, collateral and corners
Knee – menisci
Knee – cartilage

Knee – extensor mechanism and lower limb alignement
Knee – BMEP as a guide through the injured knee
Knee – stress fracture, SONK, Ahlbäck, BME-Syndrome

Interactive sessions knee

Knee – postoperative

Welcome reception

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

Shoulder – anatomy and variants
Shoulder – impingement: extrinsic and intrinsic
Shoulder – instability

Shoulder – rotator interval and biceps
Shoulder – TC, capsulitis, deg. arthropathy and so forth
Shoulder – nerve compression syndromes

Interactive sessions shoulder

Shoulder – postoperative: clinical problems and strategies to handle artifacts

Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Wrist – ligaments and TFCC incl. post-OP
Thumb – CMC and MCP joints
The other fingers – joints, tendons and pulleys: what matters
Hand – inflammatory disorders: key findings for differential diagnosis

Elbow – trauma: patterns of injury
Elbow – pain without acute injury: tendons and more
Joints from hand to shoulder: Bone marrow - stress, ischemia or what?

Interactive sessions hand/wrist & elbow, stress & osteochondrosis

Benign intraarticular tumors and tumor mimickers

Social evening

Thursday, 6 February 2020

Strategies to optimize routine imaging protocols
Heel, tendons and arches
Ankle and Lisfranc Joints – acute injury: ligaments and beyond
Ankle – acute to chronic: osteochondral lesions, impingement and hindfoot instability

Foot – trauma, big toe, anatomy and imaging strategies
Foot – Nerves: going beyond Morton and Joplin
Foot – arthropathy and infection

Interactive sessions foot/ankle & hip/pelvis
Gd – what we need to know

Friday, 7 February 2020
Hip – extraarticular disorders: hip, groin and SIG
Hip – intraarticular disorders
Below the pelvis: Essentials of muscle injuries
Hip – imaging around metal


Test answer presentation
Certificates and farewell


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