RSNA 2011


Radiology Activities at RSNA
November 27 - December 2, 2011, Chicago, IL

Refresher/Informatics

Gastrointestinal:  Acute Abdominal Pain (An Interactive Session).  Desiree Morgan MD.

Gastrointestinal:  Esophagus and Stomach (An Interactive Session). 
Bariatric Surgery II:  Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.  Cheri Canon MD.

Minicourse:  Patient and Staff Safety with Focus on Radiation Dose Reduction-MR Imaging Safety. 
MR Imager Siting and Environmental Protection.

Doppler US:  Visceral and Carotid Applications (Hands-on Workshop).  Shweta Bhatt MBBS, Wui Kheong Chong MD, M. Robert Dejong RDMS, RVT, Vikram Singh Dogra MD, Katherine Wun Fong MD, Corinne Deurdulian MD, Ulrike M. Hamper MD, MBA, Felix A. Hester RDMS, RVT, RT, Mark Lockhart MD, Michelle Robbin MD, Mani Montazemi RDMS, Ravinder Sidu MD, Leslie M. Scoutt MD, Sadhna Verma MD, Susan L. Voci MD.


Scientific Informal (Poster) Presentations

Musculoskeletal.  Image-guided Musculoskeletal Biopsy:  Educational Review with Clinical and Pathologic Correlation.  Michael Rodriguez MD, Joshua Smith MD, Shi Wei MD, PhD, Robert R. Lopez-Ben MD, Philip Lander MD.


Scientific Formal (Paper) Presentations

Gastrointestinal (Focal Liver Lesions).  Byung I. Choi MD, PhD, Osamu Matsui MD, Desiree Morgan MD.

Genitourinary (Kidney and Adrenal Gland). 
Focal Adrenal Lesion Material Decomposition Analysis Utilizing Single Source Dual-Energy MDCT:  Intrapatient Comparison with Conventional Unenhanced MDCT.   Andrew M. Land MD, Mark Lockhart MD, Therese M. Weber MD, Naomi S. Fineberg PhD, Desiree Morgan MD.

Gastrointestinal (Lymph Nodes and Spleen). 
Mark Lockhart MD, Angela D. Levy MD.


Special Interest/Controversies/Hot Topics

Dual-Energy CT. William Shuman MD, Desiree Morgan MD, Greg Zaharchuk MD, PhD, U. Joseph Schoepf MD, Daniel Boll MD, Savas Nicolaou MD.

Can We Reduce Work-ups for Incidental Findings?  Reporting, Cost, and Medicolegal Issues.  Lincoln Berland MD, Leonard Berlin MD, G. Scott Gazelle MD, MPH, PhD, William Mayo-Smith MD.


Multisession Courses-Genitourinary

Genitourinary Series:  The Abdominal Incidentaloma-What to Report for the Hepatic, Pancreatic, Adrenal, and Renal Incidentaloma.  The Abdominal Incidentaloma:  A Common and Important Problem.  Lincoln Berland MD, John Cronan MD.

 


Education Exhibits

Cardiothoracic

The Heart of the Image for General Radiologists:  What the Standard Thoracic Multidetector Computed Tomography Exam Can Reveal about Cardiac Structures.  Nina Terry MD, JD, Jubal Watts MD, Satinder Singh MD.


Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal.  Image-guided Musculoskeletal Biopsy:  Educational Review with Clinical and Pathologic Correlation.  Michael Rodriguez MD, Joshua Smith MD, Shi Wei MD, PhD, Robert R. Lopez-Ben MD, Philip Lander MD.


Body Imaging

Genitourinary Case of the Day.  Mark Lockhart MD, John Thomas MD, MRCP, Therese Weber MD, Mark Little MD, Lauren Alexander MD, David Bolus MD.

Dual-Energy Spectral MDCT of the Liver:  Imaging beyond Anatomy.  Rekha Kumbla BS, Jason Pearce MD, John Thomas MD, MRCP, Lincoln Berland MD, Desiree Morgan MD.

Taking a Wrong Turn:  A Journey into Internal Hernias.  Bhavik Patel MD, Mark Lockhart MD, Desiree Morgan MD.

Dual-Energy Spectral MDCT of the Pancreas: Imaging beyond Anatomy.  Michael Rodriguez MD, Bhavik Patel MD, John Christein MD, Desiree Morgan MD.

Tunnels, Fossae, and Foramina on Cross-sectional Imaging:  The Nooks and Crannies of Abdominal Imaging-Importance and Implications.  David Nakamura MD, Michael Cody MD, Shweta Bhatt MBBS, Rupan Sanyal MD, Robert Ermentrout MD, Chandana Lall MD.


Neuroradiology

A Systematic Approach to Analyzing Lesions of the Corpus Callosum.  R. Steven Delappe MD, Surjith Vattoth MD, FRCR, Andrew Morgan MD, Glenn Roberson MD.


Interventional Radiology

My Guide Wire Is Entrapped in the IVC Filter:  How Can I Remove It?  Ahmed Abdel Aal MD, PhD, Souheil Saddekni MD, Manish Patel MD, Jessica Zarzour MD, Edgar Underwood MD, Osama Raslan MD.

Endovascular Management of Deep Venous Thrombosis:  Review of the Current Practice.  Ahmed Abdel Aal MD, PhD, Souheil Saddekni MD, Jessica Zarzour MD, Manish Patel MD, Edgar Underwood MD, Sherif Osman MD.