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CME Activity

Imaging of the Wrist

Faculty

Andrew L. Chang
Andrew L. Chang, MD

Procure Proton Therapy Center
Oklahoma City, OK

Hon J. Yu

Department of Radiological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Orange, CA

Donald von Borstel

Department of Radiology
Oklahoma State University Medical Center
Tulsa, OK

Taiki Nozaki

Department of Radiology
St. Luke's International Hospital
Tokyo, Japan

Saya Horiuchi

Department of Radiology
St. Luke's International Hospital
Tokyo, Japan

Yasuhiko Terada

Institute of Applied Physics
University of Tsukuba
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

Hiroshi Yoshioka

Department of Radiological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Orange, CA

Accredited by

American Roentgen Ray Society

Course Description

After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
1. Describe several new advanced MRI techniques, including isotropic 3D imaging with parallel imaging, driven equilibrium, and variable-flip-angle refocusing pulses, along with some of the potential advantages and disadvantages of each;
2. Discuss the role of T2 and T1rho mapping of articular cartilage and the TFCC within the wrist; and
3. Discuss the technical background behind compressed sensing technique and how this technology may be applied to musculoskeletal imaging.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Aug-22
Expiration Date:2020-Aug-21
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0-$40

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