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Elastography and the Muscuoskeletal System: Emphasis on Musculoskeletal Tumours

In this educational session, Dr. Naomi Winn; Consultant Radiologist at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust will discuss the basic principles of Elastography.  She will offer a review of musculoskeletal applications and the techniques used with an emphasis and focus on Elastography in musculoskeletal tumours.

This Ultrasound educational talk offers 1 CPD credit.

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Dr. Naomi Winn

Consultant Radiologist

Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Course Information

Elastography and the musculoskeletal system: Emphasis on musculoskeletal tumours. Delegates will appreciate that Elastography:

  • Can be a useful adjunct to B mode and Doppler imaging in musculoskeletal tumours, mainly to show the margins of a lesion.
  • Malignant lesions will have slower shear wave velocities compared with benign lesions.
  • Beware the many artefacts and limitations.

Once you have watched this session, you will be invited to submit feedback in order to gain your CPD certification.  Once complete, your certificate will be available to download via your profile area.

This educational talk was created on 23rd August 2021. All information contained in this session was correct at the time of distribution.

Disclaimer: Appearing on the Medical Imaging Academy does not represent a commercial partnership or interest from the speaker. The views herein do not represent the views of Canon Medical Systems Ltd.

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