18:09 CET
E³ 219 - Early detection of prostate cancer
Oncologic Imaging Genitourinary Evidence-Based Imaging
Wednesday, February 27, 10:30 - 12:00
Type of session: E³ - ECR Academies: Hot Topics in GU Cancer
Topic: Oncologic Imaging, Genitourinary, Evidence-Based Imaging
Moderator: G. M. Villeirs (Ghent/BE)

10:30
Chairperson's introduction
G. M. Villeirs; Ghent/BE
10:36
A. Screening for prostate cancer: where are we now? (part 1)
A. George; London/GB
Learning Objectives

1. To be aware of important prostate cancer genetics and familial cancer.
2. To learn about the difference in low risk vs high risk genetic groups.
3. To be aware of the use of imaging and other biomarkers.

10:50
A. Screening for prostate cancer: where are we now? (part 2)
A. Sohaib; London/GB
Learning Objectives

1. To be aware of important prostate cancer genetics and familial cancer.
2. To learn about the difference in low risk vs high risk genetic groups.
3. To be aware of the use of imaging and other biomarkers.

11:04
B. Pre-biopsy detection and new techniques for detection in prostate cancer
S. Punwani; London/GB
Learning Objectives

1. To understand the role of mpMRI in tumour detection.
2. To be aware of texture features of prostate cancer.
3. To learn how texture analysis differentiate benign from malignancy prostate lesions.

11:32
C. Active surveillance: best practice
J. J. Fütterer; Nijmegen/NL
Learning Objectives

1. To be familiar with case selection for active surveillance.
2. To know the frequency of imaging.
3. To understand when treatment will be commenced.

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