Join Us at Our Symposia at ECR 2020!


This year’s ECR is coming up and Siemens Healthineers Computed Tomography will offer two symposia together with Bayer.

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 12:45 – 13:45
Room M3, Level 1, Austria Center Vienna

Chair: Deepa Gopalan (GB)

  • Welcome and introduction
    Deepa Gopalan (GB)
  • From PE to CTEPH? The patient journey
    Irene Lang (AT)
    This session will explain the patient journey leading to CTEPH diagnosis—including patients with varied medical histories—and highlight the role of the radiologist in improving patient outcomes from a clinical perspective.
  • CTEPH in the clinic: can you recognize the radiological signs?
    Deepa Gopalan (GB) and Martine Rémy-Jardin (FR)
    An interactive case study session discussing the challenges and pitfalls of radiological signs of CTEPH and the imaging modalities available to identify them.

Friday, March 13, 2020, 12:45 – 13:45
Room M0, Level 1, Austria Center Vienna

Chair: Fabian Bamberg (DE)

  • First experiences with a new intelligent approach in CT
    Matthias May (DE)
    This session will provide insights about myExam Companion, a new intelligent approach in CT operation designed to make work easier for users, personalize procedures for patients, and deliver consistent and comprehensive results for radiologists.
  • Cardiac CT made easy
    Gorka Bastarrika (ES)
    The speaker will share his first experiences with the new SOMATOM X.cite for Cardiac CT and how myExam Companion supports in enhancing consistency for all users independent of their skill level.
  • IDR – Optimizing protocols for efficiency in every scan
    Marco Rengo (IT)
    Attendees will gain insights on the IDR concept and discuss its application in clinical routine. Further, the relationship of contrast enhancement and iodine concentration in CT angiography will be shown.
  • Why injector technology matters
    Corey Kemper (US)
    This session will review available technologies for contrast media injection and show key factors that affect achievable IDR, bolus shape, and contrast enhancement.