18:11 CET
RC 112 - Interventional radiology (IR) in children: what a non-interventional radiologist needs to know
Paediatric Interventional Radiology Vascular Oncologic Imaging
Wednesday, February 27, 08:30 - 10:00
Type of session: Refresher Course
Topic: Paediatric, Interventional Radiology, Vascular, Oncologic Imaging
Moderator: E. Alexopoulou (Athens/GR)

A. Common IR procedures in children: state-of-the-art
A. Barnacle; London/GB
Learning Objectives

1. To learn about the most common causes for image-guided intervention in children.
2. To understand how the practical and technical approach to intervention in a child differs from that in adults.
3. To appreciate tips, tricks and pitfalls in paediatric intervention procedures.

B. Vascular malformations: diagnosis and interventions
M. Beeres; Frankfurt a. Main/DE
Learning Objectives

1. To learn about the classification of paediatric vascular malformations.
2. To understand the diagnostic work-up and the indications for percutaneous treatment of paediatric vascular malformations.
3. To appreciate the treatment options for different vascular malformations.

C. Osteoid osteoma: diagnosis and treatment
D. Filippiadis; Athens/GR
Learning Objectives

1. To learn how to diagnose, and how to treat, osteoid osteomas.
2. To understand the techniques for percutaneous treatment of osteoid osteoma: preparations, procedure and follow-up.
3. To appreciate advantages and potential complications in percutaneous treatment of osteoid osteoma in children.

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