2nd Emergency Radiology Course - Neuroradiological emergencies

26 - 27 May 2017

Barcelona - Spain

12 CME Credits

Learn emergency neuroradiology through this interactive and hands-on course with supplementing Quiz Cases by leading radiologists within emergency radiology

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The 2nd Emergency Radiology Course - Neuroradiological emergencies will revisit the topics of the highly appreciated intensive, practical, hands-on course held in November 2016. It consists of interactive lectures, workstation based learning and Quiz Cases at the end of each session.

There is plenty of opportunity to ask questions and learn in a friendly open setting.

Get introduced into the new trends in emergency neuroradiology
What do the clinicians need to know
Get more confident in reporting the not so clear cases
Avoid pitfalls
Learn about differential diagnoses

The course is for general radiologists at all levels of experience on advanced interpretation and reporting practice in day to day emergency neuro radiology.

CME Accreditation:
An application to the European Accreditation Council for CME has been submitted.


  • Hans Billing M.D.
    Stockholm Sweden

    Clinical Account manager and Co-founder of TMC

  • Elna-Marie Larsson M.D. Ph.D.
    Uppsala Sweden

    Professor in Neuroradiology at Uppsala University

  • Zoran Rumboldt M.D. Ph.D.
    Rovinj-Rovigno Croatia

    Consultant neuroradiologist at TMC; Professor of Radiology at University of Rijeka, Croatia; Adjunct Professor of Radiology at MUSC, Charleston, SC, USA

  • Sergio Amaro Delgado, M.D.
    Barlecona Spain

    Department of Neurology at Hospital Clinic

  • Pedro Roldan Ramos M.D.
    Barcelona Spain

    Department of Neurosurgery at Hospital Clinic

Friday - May 26th 2017
08:00 08:10 Introduction Lecture Hans Billing
08:10 08:25 CT Anatomy of the Brain Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
08:25 08:45 Stroke - the neurologist's view Lecture Sergio Amaro Delgado,
08:45 09:15 Stroke Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
09:15 09:30 Hyperacute stroke Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
09:30 09:45 Thrombolysis Lecture Sergio Amaro Delgado,
09:45 10:00 Stroke - angio Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
10:00 10:15 Coffee break Break
10:15 10:30 Stroke - the role of MRI Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
10:30 10:45 Stroke - diffusion imaging Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
10:45 11:00 Posterior circulation stroke Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
11:00 11:15 Carotid/Vertebral dissection Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
11:15 11:25 Venous sinus thrombosis Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
11:25 11:45 SAH - the clinician's view Lecture Sergio Amaro Delgado,
11:45 12:05 SAH Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
12:05 12:25 SAH - angio Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
12:25 14:00 Lunch break Break
14:00 14:20 Head trauma - the neurosurgeon's view Lecture Pedro Roldan Ramos
14:20 14:40 Head trauma - fractures Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
14:40 15:00 Head trauma - haemorrhage Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
15:00 15:10 Head trauma - oedema Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
15:10 15:40 Facial fractures Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
15:40 16:30 Non traumatic head emergencies - a case based interactive session Lecture
16:30 16:45 Coffee break Break
16:45 17:30 Non traumatic head emergencies - a case based interactive session Lecture
Saturday - May 27th 2017
08:30 08:40 Hydrocephalus/Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
08:40 09:00 Pediatric neuroemergencies Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
09:00 09:15 Differentials in acute neuroradiology Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
09:15 09:30 Congenital malformations (Chiari etc) Lecture Elna-Marie Larsson
09:30 09:55 CT of the Cervical Spine - anatomy Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
09:55 10:15 Coffee break Break
10:15 10:45 Cervical spine trauma, fracture types Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
10:45 11:05 Cervical spine trauma - the surgeon's view Lecture Pedro Roldan Ramos
11:05 11:20 Cervical spine trauma - the role of MRI Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
11:20 11:50 Thoraco-lumbar spine trauma Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
11:50 12:10 Cauda equina syndrome Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
12:10 13:30 Lunch break Break
13:30 14:00 CT Imaging protocols (contrast, angio, diffusion) Lecture Zoran Rumboldt
14:00 14:20 CT head viewing protocols Lecture Hans Billing
14:20 14:30 CT Cervical spine - viewing protocols Lecture Hans Billing
14:30 14:40 The Clinical information Lecture Hans Billing
14:40 15:00 Structured viewing/windowing/MPR Lecture Hans Billing
15:00 16:00 Head and C spine trauma - a case based interactive session Lecture
16:00 16:15 Coffee break Break
16:15 17:00 Head and C spine trauma - a case based interactive session Lecture

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Cancellation Policy

Participant cancellations
For cancellations made up until 6 weeks before the course start 100% will be reimbursed deducting an admin fee of 100€. For cancellations made after the 6 weeks' deadline there will be no entitle to reimbursement

TMC Cancellation

In case of cancellation by TMC Academy registration fees will be refunded in full.

Transfer to other courses

A transfer can be made to another course. A 100€ admin fee will be charged of the original amount paid and any cost difference will have to be paid. TMC Academy will issue a voucher which is valid for 1 year.

Admin fee

An admin fee of 100€ will be applied for any cancellation or transfer.