MR Imaging of Peripheral Nerves: Highlighting the Techniques, Indications and Limitations.

During this presentation, advances in MRI techniques enabling high resolution imaging of the peripheral nerves will be discussed. Imaging appearances of a variety of peripheral nerve disorders will be described with an emphasis on traumatic, inflammatory and entrapment neuropathies. Limitations and potential utility of MR neurography in clinical practice will be presented. At the end […]
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Date

11 Mar 2022
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Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

MR Imaging of Peripheral Nerves: Highlighting the Techniques, Indications and Limitations.

During this presentation, advances in MRI techniques enabling high resolution imaging of the peripheral nerves will be discussed. Imaging appearances of a variety of peripheral nerve disorders will be described with an emphasis on traumatic, inflammatory and entrapment neuropathies. Limitations and potential utility of MR neurography in clinical practice will be presented.

At the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the MRI techniques utilized for imaging evaluation of peripheral nerves
  • Discuss the imaging features of peripheral nerve disorders
  • Describe the benefits and limitations of MR neurography in assessment of patients with peripheral nerve disease

CanMEDS Roles: Medical Expert, Collaborator, Scholar

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. You may claim a maximum of 1.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Declaration of conflict of interest: None

The event is finished.