•    Venue: Edi Academy, Milano, Italy

SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZER

On behalf of EURO-MUSCULUS and USPRM
Levent Özçakar, MD

FACULTY & TUTORS
(alphabetical order)

Ayşen Akıncı, MD (Turkey), Nikos Barotsis, MD (Greece)
Ke-Vin Chang, MD (Taiwan), Daniele Coraci, MD (Italy)
Antonio Frizziero, MD (Italy), Eda Gürçay, MD (Turkey)
Annamaria Iagnocco, MD (Italy), Murat Kara, MD (Turkey)
Bayram Kaymak, MD (Turkey), Kamal Mezian, MD (Czech Republic)
Marco Alessandro Minetto, MD (Italy), Martine De Muynck, MD (Belgium)
Levent Özçakar, MD (Turkey), Alessandro Picelli, MD (Italy)
Simao Serrano, MD (Portugal), Chueh-Hung Wu, MD (Taiwan)

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD
(alphabetical order)

Maria Gabriela Ceravolo, MD (Ancona, Italy), Carlo Cisari, MD (Novara, Italy)
Pietro Fiore, MD (Bari, Italy), Calogero Foti, MD (Rome, Italy)
Franco Franchignoni, MD (Novara, Italy), Giuseppe Massazza, MD (Torino, Italy)
Stefano Negrini, MD (Brescia, Italy), Luca Padua, MD (Roma, Italy)
Valter Santilli, MD (Roma, Italy), Nicola Smania, MD (Verona, Italy)
Luigi Tesio, MD (Milano, Italy)

PROGRAM

  • 09.00

    Opening remarks

  • 09.15

    Musculoskeletal US in PRM....................................Özçakar

  • 09.45

    Basic principles and settings..................................Barotsis

  • 10.15

    Coffee break

  • 10.30

    Evaluation of the shoulder...................................De Muynck

  • 10.45

    Practice

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Evaluation of the elbow...........................................Frizziero

  • 13.45

    Practice

  • 15.00

    Coffee break

  • 15.15

    Evaluation of the wrist/hand.....................................Serrano

  • 15.30

    Practice

  • 16.45

    Exemplary pathologies of the upper limb........................Kara

  • 17.30

    General discussion

  • 18.00

    Cocktail

  • 09.00

    Evaluation of the hip…………………………………………………………………………Chang

  • 09.15

    Practice

  • 10.30

    Coffee break

  • 10.45

    Evaluation of the knee............................................................Mezian

  • 11.00

    Practice

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Evaluation of the ankle/foot.........................................................Wu

  • 13.45

    Practice

  • 15.00

    Coffee break

  • 15.15

    Exemplary pathologies of the lower limb..................................Gürçay

  • 16.00

    General discussion

  • 16.30

    Scholarly publishing.......................................................Franchignoni

  • 17.15

    Writing a manuscript.............................................................Özçakar

  • 18.00

    Closing

  • 09.00

    Interventional US (lecture)……………………………………………………………….Özçakar

  • 09:30

    Practice

  • 10.30

    Coffee break

  • 10.45

    Injections for the spine (lecture)………………………………....………….…………Chang

  • 11.15

    Practice

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Imaging for swallowing problems (lecture).......................................Wu

  • 14.00

    Imaging for peripheral nerve diseases (lecture)…………………..….....….Coraci

  • 14.30

    Imaging for rheumatic diseases (lecture)……………………………….…….Iagnocco

  • 15.00

    Imaging for sarcopenia (lecture)………………………………………………….….…Minetto

  • 15.30

    Imaging for sports injuries (lecture)…………………………………………………Frizziero

  • 16.00

    Imaging for spasticity (lecture)……………………………….....……………………….Picelli

  • 16.30

    Closing remarks

  • 09.00

    Opening remarks

  • 09.15

    Musculoskeletal US in PRM………………………………………………………………Özçakar

  • 09.45

    Basic principles and settings…………………………………………....…………….Barotsis

  • 10.15

    Coffee break

  • 10.30

    Sonographic tracking for the upper limb nerves……………................Coraci

  • 11.00

    Practice

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Sonographic tracking for the lower limb nerves.................................Wu

  • 14.00

    Practice

  • 15.00

    Coffee break

  • 15.30

    Sonographic tracking for trunk nerves...........................................Chang

  • 16.00

    Practice

  • 18.00

    Cocktail

  • 09.00

    Spasticity - Basic concepts .............................................................Picelli

  • 09.45

    EURO-MUSCULUS/USPRM Approach………………….…………………………………Kaymak

  • 10.30

    Coffee break

  • 10.45

    Imaging of the upper limb muscles…………………………………………………………….Kara

  • 11.30

    Imaging of the lower limb muscles………………………………………………………...Gürçay

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Practice (upper limb)

  • 15.00

    Coffee break

  • 15.15

    Practice (lower limb)

  • 16.30

    Scholarly publishing………………………………………………………………….……Franchignoni

  • 17.15

    Writing a manuscript……………………………………………………………………………...Özçakar

  • 18.00

    Closing

  • 09.00

    Interventional US (lecture)……………………………………………………………….Özçakar

  • 09:30

    Practice

  • 10.30

    Coffee break

  • 10.45

    Injections for the spine (lecture)…………………………………………………………Chang

  • 11.15

    Practice

  • 12.15

    Lunch

  • 13.30

    Imaging for swallowing problems (lecture)………………………………………..…Wu

  • 14.00

    Imaging for peripheral nerve diseases (lecture)………………………..……Coraci

  • 14.30

    Imaging for rheumatic diseases (lecture)……………………………………Iagnocco

  • 15.00

    Imaging for sarcopenia (lecture)……………………………………….....…….…Minetto

  • 15.30

    Imaging for sports injuries (lecture)………………………………………….....Frizziero

  • 16.00

    Imaging for spasticity (lecture)…………………………………………………….…….Picelli

  • 16.30

    Closing remarks