Workshop: How to perform the perfect shoulder MRI exam

9 Feb 2023

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Workshop to improve your shoulder studies, and inspire you to exploit the power of your MRI scanner in an efficient way.

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Do you struggle with positioning, artefacts, noise, blurry images, motion and visualization of the most important structures in your shoulder MRI exams? Do you want to know what to image, how to do it smart and fast - and how to improve image quality? In this workshop, 3 leading professionals will show you how to improve your shoulder studies, and inspire you to exploit the power of your MRI scanner in an efficient way.

Learning objectives

  • Improved structure when reporting Shoulder MRI exams
  • Minimize errors and increase efficiency

Technical requirements

The training platform runs entirely in the browser but the online PACS places a considerable load on the hardware and internet connection when viewing and loading cases.

Hardware Tablets * Minimum Recommended
Memory (RAM): 2 Gigabyte 8 Gigabyte 16 Gigabyte
Processor (CPU): Dual core 1.85 Ghz Dual core 2 Ghz Quad core 2.5 Ghz
Internet connection Minimum Recommended
Speed: 10 Mbps 25 Mbps
Software Tablets Desktop
Browser: Safari * Chrome **
  • * Tested with Safari on iPad 9.7 (2017), should also work on Android with Chrome. User interface not optimized for smaller screens. Large cases (more than 600 images) are not able to be opened on tablet or mobile devices due to memory constraints.
  • ** Firefox, Edge and Safari also work but might not provide an equally smooth experience. Internet Explorer is not supported.


  • Roar Pedersen M.D.
    Tønsberg, Norway

    Leading MSK radiologist of Unilabs Røntgen Norway Head of MSK radiology of Unilabs Norway. Dr Pedersen is an experienced lecturer and course organizer, mainly specializing in sports injuries, and with a special interest for imaging of young and growing performers. Dr Pedersen has been a MSK radiologist for 20 years and has worked with the topic in various ways during the years. Over this time, he has developed skills and techniques to cope with a large workload and expectations on speed, efficiency and quality. He oversees 12 radiology clinics, which are producing a large number of studies every day. He reports musculoskeletal studies every day of the year and has an extensive case library, from which he shares cases at his Instagram account (mskradiologyno).

  • Rolf Svendsmark MSc.
    Lillestrøm, Norway

    MR product specialist at Siemens Healthineers. MRI Radiographer with 20 years of experience in MRI. True passion for MR, experienced lecturer and responsible for organizing the MR courses for the Norwegian Society of Radiographers. From 11 years as MRI radiographer at Oslo University Hospital and a decade as MR product specialist at Siemens Healthineers, he has developed both clinical and industrial experience and perspectives in MRI. Svendsmark is not only passionate to learn and develop own skills, but eager to share his knowledge.

  • Bac Nguyen
    Oslo, Norway

    MRI Radiographer at Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet MRI Radiographer working for 13 years at Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet. Extensive experience with MRI since 2006 while studying (and working on an old 0.2T scanner that time!) Bac also works as a consultant application specialist for Bayer. Bac also enjoys running a YouTube channel where he shares MRI from basic to advanced topics, tips & tricks, and troubleshooting.


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Thursday - February 9th 2023
16:00 - 16:10 (GMT +0100) Introduction Introduction
16:10 - 17:00 (GMT +0100) The shoulder MRI from a radiologists perspective: What do I look for and how can the shoulder sequences give me an improved understanding of pathology and anatomy? What are the most common problems I encounter in shoulder imaging? Lecture Roar Pedersen
17:00 - 17:50 (GMT +0100) How do I build a robust and high quality and efficient shoulder protocol? The basics, tricks and tips. Common problems and how to solve them Lecture Bac Nguyen
17:50 - 17:55 (GMT +0100) Break Break
17:55 - 18:45 (GMT +0100) MSK imaging 2.0. Novel techniques and possibilities. What can we expect from modern scanners, coils and software? New possibilities with AI in MSK imaging Lecture Rolf Svendsmark
18:45 - 19:00 (GMT +0100) Q&A and discussion

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