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FRIDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 1A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of brachial plexus injuries Prof Carlo Martinoli
Post op shoulders with shearwave assessment Lisa Hackett
Hot topics in musculoskeletal ultrasound Dr David Lisle
Muscle injuries in elite athletes A/Prof David Connell
Inflammatory arthritis A/Prof Fred Joshua

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Hamstring injuries Dr Peter Brukner
Calcific tendinosis Dr David Lisle
Ultrasound of the rotator cuff interval and biceps tendon Prof Carlo Martinoli
Ultrasound guided tendon therapies: Options and evidence Dr David Lisle
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 3A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

The enthesial complex and pathology Craig Cairns
The role of imaging in diagnosing and managing tendinopathy Prof Jill Cook
Using ultrasound contrast agents to assess tendon healing Dr Ronald Adler
Ultrasound elastography to assess botulinum Toxin treatment for post-stroke spasticity: A feasibility study A/Prof Jing Gao
The spectrum of sonographic findings with radiographic correlation in patients with shoulder pain at kenyatta national hospital Dr Callen K Onyambu

Afternoon Tea
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OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1B: CRITICAL CARE

Haemodynamics and the left ventricle Dr Yang Yang
Right heart – lung interactions Dr Sam Orde
Left ventricular diastolic function in the ICU A/Prof Andrew Hilton
Dynamic left ventricular outflow obstruction Dr David Clancy

Morning Tea
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Concurrent Session 2B: CRITICAL CARE

General ultrasound examination in the shocked ED patient Dr James Rippey
Role of a Basic/RACE examination in an overnight emergency Dr David Clancy
Echocardiography in management of the shocked patient Prof Anthony McLean
When do I attempt drainage of that pericardial effusion? A/Prof Andrew Hilton

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Concurrent Session 3B: CRITICAL CARE

State of play in critical care ultrasound certification in Australia/New Zealand Dr Yang Yang
Implementation of critical care ultrasound in Australian ICUs Dr Sam Orde
Integration of critical care echo with other noninvasive cardiac imaging techniques Prof Anthony McLean

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1C: VASCULAR

Concurrent Session 1C: VASCULAR Sonography in ANZ - Past, Present & Future

History of vascular ultrasound in Australasia A/Prof Doug Cavaye
Angle-independent blood volume flow Dr Jonathan M. Rubin
Qualification of blood flow in 3D Ultrasound - Vascular applications Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Matrix transducers for real-time 3D imaging: From intra-cardiac to trans-cranial applications Prof Nico de Jong
The future of vascular ultrasound and clinical practice - Where are we going? Dr Jason Chuen
Q&A

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2C: VASCULAR Aortoiliac & EVAR

AAA screening Prof Andre van Rij
Refinements in abdominal aortic aneurysm screening; a new screening tool and incorporation of body surface area correction Prof Greg Jones
Let's get education on EVAR surveillance Jacqui Robinson
Small infrarenal Aortic size - what does this imply? Prof Greg Jones
Contrast imaging for AAAs? Not that difficult! Gerry Hill

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Concurrent Session 3C: VASCULAR Ultrasound Training in ANZ - A New Paradigm?

How do vascular surgeons learn vascular ultrasound?
Sonographer and the road travelled in education and training Jacqui Robinson
Teaching POCUS for medical students A/Prof David Canty
Panel discussion: Future of US training Jacqui Robinson, A/Prof David Canty

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1D: Young Investigators Session

Addition of reliability measurement index to point shear wave elastography: Prospective validation via diagnostic performance and reproducibility Dr Hyo-Jin Kang
High Frequency Ultrasound in Aesthetic dermatology novel research for the use of 18 MHz shearwave elastographyfor pre and post therapy assessment. Pre clinical trials of collagen fillers within the dermal and subdermal layers of the skin Kathryn Malherbe
Computer-aided diagnosis system for breast ultrasound images using deep learning Hiroki Tanaka
Grading fatty liver and detecting liver pathological features - Is there consensus between sonographers and radiologists? David Sheng-Liang Yang
2D Shear Wave Elastography in risk prediction of indeterminate thyroid nodules compared to histological findings Pedro P Moraes
Comparison of the diagsnotic performance of CT angiography and contrast-enhanced US in hepatic artery occlusion after liver transplantation Dr Jin Sil Kim
Improving ultrasound education in the Pacific Region Raymond Keshwan
2D-Shear Wave Elastography of the spleen -A noninvasive marker for predicting high risk varices in patients with compensated liver cirrhosis Felix Bende
A prediction model for assessing the response after neoadjuvant chemotheraphy in patients with breast cancer: combination on contrast enhanced ultrasound and clinicalpathological parameters Yunxia Huang
Point-of-care ultrasound a new option for early quantitative diagnosis of pulmonary edema Xihua Lian
A novel method for assessing analgesic effects during nerve block using ultrasonography: an experimental study in a canine model Dr Emiko Chiba
High-volume peritendinous injections in the management of Achilles tendinopathy Dr Daniel Walkley

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2D: WORKSHOPS - General Live Scanning: Practical CEUS & Portal Hypertension

Workshop 1: Portal Hypertension Marilyn Zelesco
Workshop 2: Hepatic shearwave elastography - how to? Dr Giovanna Ferraioli
Workshop 3: Practical contrast ultrasound - how to & cases Prof Robert Gibson and Jane Keating

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Concurrent Session 3D: WORKSHOP General Live Scanning: Bowel

Workshop 1: Bowel Martin Necas
Workshop 2: Mesenteric arteries - How I scan them Claire O'Reilly

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1E: OBSTETRICS

Combined screening for Down syndrome in the NIPT era Dr Andrew McLennan
Update on NIPT Dr Lisa Hui
Pre-eclampsia screening Prof Fabricio Costa
Pre-eclampsia prevention Dr Daniel Rolnik
1st trimester screening for gestational diabetes Prof Jon Hyett
Rare autosomal trisomies: Important and not so rare Dr Fergus Scott
Q&A

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2E - OBSTETRICS

What to do when NT is ≥ 3.5mm Prof Jon Hyett
First trimester diagnosis of heart malformations: Are we ready? Dr Simon Meagher
Screening for spina bifida Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
CNS malformations detectable in the 1st trim Dr Simon Meagher
Frontiers of ultrasound: Malformations detected at 8-10 weeks Dr Simon Meagher
Q&A Prof Jon Hyett, Dr Simon Meagher and Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna

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Concurrent Session 3E - GYNAECOLOGY Managing ovarian masses: how to classify them using IOTA terminology

How to describe an adnexal mass: IOTA terms and definitions Dr Wouter Froyman
What are IOTA easy descriptors and simple rules: How to use them Dr Wouter Froyman
Understanding the IOTA ADNEX model: What are the variables? Dr Wouter Froyman

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
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Concurrent Session 1F: WORKSHOPS - MSK Live Scanning: Finger & Wrist

Live Scanning Workshop – Finger Greg Lammers
Clinical Scenario Quiz Greg Lammers
Live Scanning Workshop - Wrist Jan Mulholland
Clinical Scenario Quiz Jan Mulholland

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2F: WORKSHOPS

Concurrent Session 2F: WORKSHOPS - MSK Live Scanning: Ankle & Hamstring

Live Scanning Workshop – Ankle Mark Smyth
Clinical Scenario Quiz Mark Smyth
Live Scanning Workshop – Hamstring Martine Chadwick
Clinical Scenario Quiz Martine Chadwick

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Concurrent Session 3F: WORKSHOPS - MSK Live Scanning: Knee

Live Scanning Workshop – The knee - load induced tendinopathies and impingement syndromes Dr Daniel Walkley
Clinical Scenario Quiz Dr Daniel Walkley
Q&A Dr Daniel Walkley

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
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Concurrent Session 1G: GENERAL - NEONATAL

Concurrent Session 1G: GENERAL - NEONATAL: Lungs, vascular, heads and beyond

Lung ultrasound basics: Fun physics and ultrasound of the normal lung Dr Trish Woods
Vascular access: How to do it Dr Adam O'Brien
Lung ultrasound advanced Dr Trish Woods

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2G: GENERAL - NEONATAL WORKHSOP Lung, vascular access & cardiac function scanning PPHN

Point of care functional cardiac scanning A/Prof Koert deWaal
Six concurrent simulator workshops:
2 x Lung ultrasound simulation stationsDr Trish Woods, Dr Archana Priyadarshi
2 x Vascular access simulation stations Dr Adam O'Brien
2 x Simulator cardiac stations A/Prof Koert deWaal, Dr Adam Hoellering

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Concurrent Session 3G: GENERAL - NEONATAL All things neonatal

Posterior fossa and cerebellar haemorrhages. Imaging technique and long term outcome Adam Hoellering
Necrotising enterocolitis and point of care neonatal abdominal USS Dr Archana Priyadarshi
HMD lung USS and research with USS in neonatal transition Dr Douglas Blank

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OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
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Concurrent Session 1H: HISTORY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT AI, Innovation, therapy and more

50 years real-time electronic sector scanning Jan Somer
Photoacoustic microscopy for cells in a 3D microenvironment: systems and applications Prof Pai-Chi Li
High Frequency Ultrasound in Aesthetic dermatologyNovel research for the use of 18 MHz shearwave elastographyfor pre and post therapy assessment.Pre clinical trials of collagen fillers within the dermal and subdermal layers of the skin Kathryn K Malherbe
Therapy ultrasound – current status and future potential Prof Gail ter Haar
Recent advances in micro-ultrasound Prof. F. Stuart Foster
A comparative study of microwave ablation and surgical resection for primary hyperparathyroidism Prof Ping Liang

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2H: HISTROY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT AI, Innovation, therapy and more

Immune stimulation by therapeutic ultrasound Prof Gail ter Haar
Dual frequency ultrasound angiography Prof F. Stuart Foster
Brainstem morphology and movement disorders A/Prof Gabrielle Todd
Tumour radiosensitisation by therapy ultrasound Prof Gail ter Haar
Shear wave elasticity imaging for studying mechanical interactions of cells Prof Pai-Chi Li
An evaluation of correlation and variability of 2D Pulsed Waved Doppler (PWD)-derived indices at varying flow rates: A Phantom Study Dr Ana Elizabeth Gomes de Melo Tavares Ferreira
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Concurrent Session 3H: HISTORY, MYSTERY & THE PRESENT AI, Innovation, therapy and more

Bioeffects of ultrasound with long pulse duration during administration of contrast agents Dr Iwaki Akiyama
From coloured stars to colour flow imaging – or when is ‘Doppler’ not Doppler? Prof David Evans
Measurement of sound velocity change due to ultrasonic heating Dr Iwaki Akiyama
Addition of Reliability Measurement Index to Point Shear Wave Elastography: Prospective validation via diagnostic performance and reproducibility Dr Hyo-Jin Kang

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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Concurrent Session 1I: GENERAL Inflammatory Bowel Disease

New guidelines on gastrointestinal ultrasound (GIUS) Prof Odd Helge Gilja
Assessment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) activity in perspective A/Prof Miles Sparrow
MRE vs small bowel ultrasound for Crohn’s/inflammatory bowel Dr Antony Friedman
Tips and tricks for bowel imaging Dr Anil Asthana
Contrast-enhanced US in Crohns disease Prof Odd Helge Gilja
Non-IBD findings in intestinal ultrasound Dr Kirstin Taylor
Panel discussion: Role of US in IBD in 2019 (Chair: Prof Miles Sparrow) Dr Kirsten Taylor, Prof Odd Helga Gilja, Dr Anil Asthana, Dr Antony Friedman

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 2I: GENERAL - Bowel

Ultrasound in functional GI disorders Prof Odd Helge Gilja
Endorectal ultrasound and perineal ultrasound: A new guideline and expert recommendations from EFSUMB Prof Adrian Saftoiu
TRUS applications in anal and rectal diseases A/Prof Christian Nolsoe
Evaluation of a closer ultrasonographic vision to peritoneal cavity as a powerful tool in the diagnosis of abdominal Tuberclosis. 2015-2018, National Centre of Gastrointestinal & liver disease Dr Suzan Elhakeim
Pattern of gall stone (GS) size & number in 1263 otherwise normal Sudanese subjects & their impact in the development of gall bladder disease & complications at the National Centre of Gastroentrology & Hepatology in Sudan during the last 10 years Dr Susan Elhakeim
Appendicitis and its mimics Dr Melanie Seale
The abnormal bowel: A sonographic pictorial Martin Necas

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Concurrent Session 3I: GENERAL - Pancreas

Cystic pancreatic lesions - an (endoscopic) ultrasound based management algorithm Dr Christian Jenssen
Elastography and contrast-enhanced ultrasound for focal pancreatic lesions: Does it help? Prof Adrian Saftoiu
Small solid pancreatic lesions - the role of endoscopic ultrasound Dr Christian Jenssen
Interventional ultrasound for drainage of pancreatic fluid collections: External or internal? Prof Adrian Saftoiu

Afternoon Tea

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
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Welcome Drinks
Location - Trade Hall (Melbourne Room)

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SATURDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 5A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound dissection of the rotator cuff Prof Carlo Martinoli
Shoulder: biceps and supporting structures A/Prof David Connell
Adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder Dr Luis Fernando Chavarria Estrada
MRI vs US for shoulder imaging Dr Sebastian Fung
Imaging the post operative cuff Dr Simran Singh
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Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Understanding fascial anatomy, its clinical significance, pathology and ultrasound assessment Dr James Linklater
Comparative assessment of ultrasound and MRI in acute injury of the thigh Martine Chadwick
Radial wrist pain Dr Craig Harris
Wrist lumps and bumps Dr Craig Harris
Forefoot ultrasound Dr James Linklater
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 7A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ankle ligaments
Ankle tendons Dr Craig Harris
Ultrasound of the midfoot ligaments, syndesmosis and bands of the deltoid Bridie Wylie
Ankle instability A/Prof Claudia Weidekamm
Advancing the use of ultrasound finding in identifying patients with clinical signs of adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder) Sumi Shrestha Taylor

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Concurrent Session 8A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

MR-US Fusion Techniques for MSK Interventions Dr Ronald Adler
Nerves and neuropathies of the upper limb Dr Thomas Moritz
Acute finger injuries up close Martine Chadwick
Diagnostic value of high resolution B-mode and Doppler Sonography for imaging of hand and finger joints in RA A/Prof Claudia Weidekamm
Computer Aided Diagnosis of Lymphoma based on Dual-mode ultrasound radiomics Jianwei Jiang
Comparison of imaging findings between calcific tendinitis with subacromial-subdeltoid bursitis and adhesive capsulitis Gi-Young Park

Gala Dinner
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Concurrent Session 5B: PoCUS- Heart

Right heart in critical illness Dr Li Huey Tan
LV function Dr Dierdre Murphy
Tamponade A/Prof Andrew Hilton
Volume assessment Dr Alistair Murray
Panel discussion: Interesting and difficult cases Dr Li Huey Tan, Dr Deirdre Murphy, A/Prof Andrew Hilton, Dr Alistair Murray

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6B: PoCUS- Heart

Valves in ED Dr Lindsay Bridgford
Cardiac masses/vegetations Dr Dierdre Murphy
TOE in ED Dr Lindsay Bridgford
Cardiac arrest echo Dr Adrian Goudie
Quiz on heart Dr Dierdre Murphy, Dr Lindsay Bridgford (Moderator Dr Adrian Goudie)

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Concurrent Session 7B: PoCUS – Anaesthetics

Essential Nerve Blocks for the ED Dr James Rippey, Dr Adrian Goudie, Dr Kylie Baker
Demonstration Dr James Rippey, Dr Adrian Goudie, Dr Kylie Baker
Time to establish pillars in Point of Care Ultrasound Carolynne J Cormack
Evaluation of a pilot programme on diagnostic thoracic ultrasound curriculum for acute care physiotherapists Dr George Ntoumenopoulos

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8B: PoCUS- Anaesthetis

Airway ultrasound A/Prof Wan-Ching Lien
A novel technique for transoral ultrasound-guided aspiration of peritonsillar abscess – a single-arm feasibility study Tobias Todsen
Simulation education for ultrasound
Ultrasound for everyone
Panel - POCUS around the world Prof Wan-Ching Lien

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5C: VASCULAR - Carotid and Neuro Imaging

Functional ultrasound imaging of the brain Prof Nico de Jong
PFO detection using TCD Kathryn Busch
Transcranial Doppler cerebral embolus detection during carotid and cardiac surgery: Successes and challenges Prof David H Evans
Blood flow measurement in cervical and intracranial arteries using quantitative magnetic resonance angiography and duplex sonography Prof David Skoloudik
TCD haemodynamics following resection of Brain arteriovenous malformations Kathryn Busch
Ocular Ischaemic Syndrome A/Prof Brian Chambers
CHORUS - Cerebral haemodynamics in Acute Ischameic Stroke Dr Lilian Braighi Carvalho

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6C: VASCULAR- Peripheral Arterial and AVF

Carotid Ultrasound - how to interpret any waveform Prof Michelle Robbin
Con or common sense? A review of asymptomatic carotid artery screening Matt Adams
The novel technique of using superb microvascular imaging to determine intima media thickness Fatima M Hansan
Back to basics: the dreaded dialysis AV fistula scan Rachael Bekema
Ultrasound of hemodialysis AVF and graft Prof Michelle Robbin
Ultrasound for non-atherosclerotic arterial pathology Ramesh Tripathi
Dual frequency ultrasound angiography Prof F. Stuart Foster
How to optimise grey scale, colour and spectral Doppler for the highest diagnostic confidence Prof Michelle Robbin

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Concurrent Session 7C: VASCULAR- Venous Imaging

What's new in venous, has anything changed? Prof. Andre van Rij
Nutcracker syndrome: diagnosis with Doppler ultrasound Prof Seung Hyup Kim
Non-venous causes of leg and arm swelling Prof Ulrike Hamper
Ultrasound findings after modern venous interventions Jayne Chambers
Transabdominal approach for ovarian vein incompetence Kathryn Busch
Can sonographers reliably scan perforator veins Rob McGregor
Venous Master Class made simple Jacqui Robinson

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8C: VASCULAR Ultrasound Guided Vascular Procedures

Sonothrombolysis: Effect of 220kHz insonation scheme Dr Christy K Holland
Using IVUS to improve treatment of complex lesions in the femoropopliteal arteries Richard Allan
The importance of proper sterile technique during vascular access Kevin Rooker
Gels and Germs: Arresting a global outbreak of healthcare-associated blood stream and other infections associated with contaminated sterile used for central line insertion under ultrasound guidance and other procedures Prof Ramon Shaban
Contrast ultrasound applied for ultrasound guided procedures Prof Michelle Robbin
IVUS guidance can optimise DCB treatment in the SFA Richard Allan
Q&A

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5D: BREAST Elastography

How to incorporate strain and shear wave Elastography into your practice? Dr Richard G Barr
Comparison of fat-to-lesion strain ratio to gland-to-lesion strain ratio with controlled precompression in characterising sonographically indeterminate and suspicious breast lesions Adj Asst Prof Rameysh Danovani Mahmood
Breast elastography early experiences Natalie Clements
The diagnostic performance of ultrasound and mammography in evaluating screening ultrasound detected breast lesions after adding elastography to ultrasound Prof Jianhua Zhou
Breast ultrasound for the non-expert: Pearls and pitfalls Prof Adrian Lim
Elastography of breast tumors: Pitfalls Dr Yi-Hong Chou

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6D: BREAST

Breast imaging in difficult women Dr Merran McKessar
Navigating the Minefield: Breast Ultrasound Sean Yeoh
Confocal endomicroscopy and breast cancer Dr Philip Currie and Lindsay Bussau

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Concurrent Session 7D: BREAST

Reducing harm, reducing recalls and benign biopsies in the under 60's Dr John Waugh
The clinical utility of advancing ultrasound technologies in characterising and detecting breast lesions Prof Adrian Lim
The negative predictive value of elastography in avoiding biopsy for benign lesions such as fibroadenoma? Dr Richard G Barr

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8D: BREAST

3D mammography
Correlating ultrasound with MRI and tomosynthesis in breast imaging Dr Merran McKessar
The "U Files" the truth is out there Dr Carolyn Nickson, Dr Darren Lockie

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5E: GYNAECOLOGY From ovaries to endometrium: how do we differentiate benign from malignant?

From IOTA to O-RADs system: Tools to guide management of adnexal masses Dr Wouter Froyman
Balancing risks of surgery with risks of conservative management of benign adnexal masses Dr Wouter Froyman
Solid ovarian masses: Lessons and pitfalls Dr Wouter Froyman
Ovarian cancer screening: Where are we at now? Prof Tom Jobling
Reporting the endometrium and intracavitary lesions using the IETA terminology Dr Wouter Froyman
Differential diagnosis of a thickened endometrium Dr Mala Sibal

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6E: OBSTETRICS Pregnancy complications

Prediction of preterm delivery
US in pre-eclampsia Dr Ramon Bataglia
The small baby: Diagnosis, monitoring, delivery Prof Aris Papageorghiou
Abnormally adherent placenta Dr Heron Werner
The less spoken of extreme: fetal macrosomia Prof Jacques Abramowicz
Pitfalls in the use of shear wave elastography on the cervix Sandra O'Hara
The predictive value of ultrasound cervical measurements for obstetrical outcomes after history-indicated cerclage in singleton pregnancies with sonographic short cervix Po-Jen Cheng
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 7E: OBSTETRICS Fetal Neurology

Mild ventriculomegaly: The tip of the iceberg Prof Gustavo Malinger
Agenesis of the corpus callosum Prof Gustavo Malinger
Imaging in posterior fossa anomalies Prof Gustavo Malinger
When fetal MRI is necessary? Prof Stacy Goergen
Counselling after diagnosis of a CNS anomaly Prof Aris Papageorghiou
Q&A Prof Gustavo Malinger, Prof Stacy Goergen and Prof Aris Papageorghiou

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8E: OBSTETRICS Multiple Pregnancies

Chorionicity definition by ultrasound Dr Conrado Coutinho
Follow-up of dichorionic twins Dr Alice Robinson
Selective FGR Prof Aris Papageorghiou
Diagnosis and implications of TAPS Dr Mark Teoh
Q&A Dr Conrado Coutinho, Dr Alice Robinson, Prof Aris Papageorghiou, Dr Mark Teoh

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5F: WORKSHOPS- OBSTETRIC Live Scanning

T1 Heart Dr Simon Meagher
T1 CNS Dr Simon Meagher
New Frontiers Dr Simon Meagher

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6F: WORKSHOPS- MSK: Shoulder & Groin

Live Scanning Workshop – Shoulder including post op Craig Cairns
Clinical Scenario Quiz Craig Cairns
Live Scanning Workshop – Groin Bridie Wylie
Clinical Scenario Quiz Bridie Wylie

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Concurrent Session 7F: WORKSHOPS General Live Scanning: Kidney/Liver

Workshop 1: Renal transplant Paula King
Workshop 2: Liver Transplant Lynne Johnson

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8F: WORKSHOPS Hands-On Infection Prevention

Gels and Germs: Arresting a global outbreak of healthcare-associated blood stream and other infections associated with contaminated sterile used for central line insertion under ultrasound guidance and other procedures Prof Ramon Shaban
Ultrasound probe disinfection: research overview Dr Jocelyne Basseal, A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
Rotation workshop with Trade partners – bring your questions and learn how to use ultrasound disinfection products for patient safety.

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5G: EDUCATION Clinical education: From theory to practice

Welcome and Overview Prof Odd Helge Giljia
The changing clinical teaching and learning environment: Tips for educators in the twenty first century Dr Loretta Garvey
Transitions in health professions education? Prof Charlotte Rees
The purpose of orientation and modelling in the clinical practice environment A/Prof Linda Sweet
Identifying and managing the underperforming student A/Prof Margaret Bearman

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6G: EDUCATION-Teaching Psychomotor Skills

The science of teaching psychomotor skills Prof Debra Nestel
Teaching a complex skill in ultrasound: Attempt with caution! Delwyn Nicholls
Using simulation to teach laparoscopic surgical skills - tips, pearls, and pitfalls Dr Ram Nataraja
Using a learning and skill acquisition plan to develop a learner’s knowledge, skills, and professional practice attitudes A/Prof Linda Sweet

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Concurrent Session 7G: EDUCATION Simulation in Medical Education

Contemporary views of teaching and learning healthcare communication in the workplace Dr Charlotte Denniston
Workshop: Facilitating workplace learning of healthcare communication in ultrasound education Dr Charlotte Denniston, Delwyn Nicholls, A/Prof Linda Sweet

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8G: EDUCATION Social Media in Education

Twitter-understanding the power of social media in the context of clinical health education Anthony Wald
To tweet or not!! (Including group work) Anthony Wald & Dr Gillian Whalley

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5H: The Great Infection Control Debate

EDUP (Emergency Department Ultrasound Practice) results Prof Ramon Shaban
POCUS Vascular Access probe cover research findings Dr James Rippey
Interactive audience and panel discussion: Are we being over-cautious with infection prevention measures in ultrasound? Dr Jessica Farrell (Microbiologist), Prof Ramon Shaban (IPC specialist), Dr James Rippey (ED physician), Prof Jacques Abramowicz (Ob/Gyn ultrasound director), Tania Griffiths (Senior Sonographer and Quality Manager), Dr Warren Adie (ED physician) and Christopher Sykes (lawyer)

Morning Tea

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Afternoon Tea

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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Concurrent Session 5I: GENERAL Liver 1

Where is liver elastography of most value to patient care? The present and the future A/Prof William Kemp
Hepatic fibrosis: US elastography vs. MR elastography Prof Byung Ihn Choi
RSNA/QIBA efforts to standardize shear wave speed as a biomarker for liver fibrosis staging Dr Mark Palmeri
What is new in liver elastography Prof Ioan Sporea
WFUMB guidelines liver elastography Dr Richard G Barr
Preliminary clinical experience with shear wave dispersion (SWD) imaging of the liver Marilyn Zelesco
Comparative study between a pSWE and 2D-SWE integrated in the same ultrasound machine taking Transient Elastography as reference method Alina-Simona Popescu

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 6I: GENERAL Abdomen Liver 2

The clinical significance of the fatty liver epidemic A/Prof William Kemp
Implementation of the CAP/ATI/SWD Marilyn Zelesco
Quantitative ultrasound (US) imaging for fatty liver disease Prof Byung Ihn Choi
Non-invasive assessment of liver steatosis Dr Giovanna Ferraioli
Grading fatty liver and detecting liver pathological features - Is there consensus between sonographers and radiologists? David Sheng-Liang Yang
Assesing hepatic steatosis on ultrasound imaging using deep learning Dr Jennifer Tang
Elastography of the spleen Dr Giovanna Ferraioli

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Concurrent Session 7I: GENERAL Abdomen - Abdominal contrast

CEUS in benign focal liver lesions Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
CEUS in malignant liver lesions Dr Maria Cristina Chammas
FNH and Adenoma: an Update A/Prof Tom Sutherland
Ultrasound & LIRADs - implementation and limitations Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
The association of US LI-RADS visualization score and diagnostic outcome of US-guided percutaneous biopsy in patients at risk for hepatocellular carcinomas Prof Sang Hyun Choi
Utility of Sonazoid-enhanced ultrasound-guided liver tumor biopsy for next-generation sequencing-based clinical sequencing Dr Yuji Eso

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 8I: GENERAL Abdomen: Renal/male pelvis

Challenging genitourinary ultrasound cases Prof Ulrike Hamper
The day one renal transplant: US diagnosis Greg Curry
Comparison of ultrasonographic MicroFlow Imaging with contrast enhanced CT in the evaluation of renal mass Prof Sung Il Hwang
CEUS of indeterminate renal masses Prof Seung Hyup Kim
Re-defining Bozniak with CEUS of complex renal cysts Dr Richard G Barr

Gala Dinner
Plaza Ballroom

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SUNDAY 8 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Concurrent Session 9A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Staying Focused: Ultrasound guided extracorporeal shockwave therapy in the management of MSK conditions Dr Joo Haw Ong
Emergencies in MSK by US Dr Luis Fernando Chavarria Estnada
Rational use of MSK PoCUS Dr Iain Bell
Assessing crystal disease such as gout with ultrasound A/Prof Fred Joshua
Quantitative ultrasound imaging to assess skeletal muscles in adults with Multiple Sclerosis: A feasibility study A/Prof Jing Gao

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Tendon and muscle imaging in sports injuries A/Prof Claudia Weidekamm
DOMS Susan Diep
Shear wave elastography in MSK Dr Ronald Adler
Ultrasound of the Distal Biceps Tendon and Proximal Radioulnar Impingement Prof Carlo Martinoli
Ganglia in unusual places Jan Mulholland

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Concurrent Session 11A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of the anterolateral hip Prof Carlo Martinoli
Groin pain in athletes Dr Daniel Walkley
Morel lavallee Geoffrey Hong
Ultrasound for pelvic neuralgia Le-Anne Grimshaw

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ultrasound of nerves around the elbow and proximal forearm Prof Carlo Martinoli
Dynamic assessment of the cubital tunnel for ulnar nerve dysfunction Stephen Bird
Ultrasound of nerve tumours and tumour-like masses Prof Carlo Martinoli
Ultrasound guided cryoanalgesia of peripheral nerve lesions Dr Ronald Adler
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 9B: PoCUS- O&G

Basic Foetal assessment Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
Live Scanning Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
Ovarian Masses A/Prof George Condous

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10B: PoCUS- O&G

Early pregnancy overview Dr Adrian Goudie
Ectopic: typical and atypical Dr Mala Sibal
Ovarian pain - cysts, torsion A/Prof George Condous
Quiz O&G Dr Mala Sibal, A/Prof George Condous (Moderator Dr Adrian Goudie)

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11B: PoCUS - Lung

Lung ultrasound is not a fishing expedition Dr Kylie Baker
PTx tips & tricks Dr James Rippey
Lung in children Dr Adam O'Brien
Usefulness of ultrasound of lung Prof Kanu Bala

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12B: PoCUS - Lung

Pleural effusions Dr Sanjeevan Muruganandan
Masses Dr Sanjeevan Muruganandan
To B or not to B - IS that the question? Dr Kylie Baker
Study of the correlation between pulmonary B-line artifact and the pathologic changes of pulmonary edema Xihua Lian
Point-of-care ultrasound a new option for early quantitative diagnosis of pulmonary edema Xihua Lian
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 9C: CARDIAC- Echocardiography: The Big Picture

QC in the echo lab Prof Tom Marwick
Guidelines in the real world – Challenges and solutions Dr Gillian Whalley
Improving training and accreditation for cardiologists in Australia A/Prof David Prior
Screening for left ventricular dysfunction: Role of Ultrasound

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10C: CARDIAC- Focus on the RV

Comprehensive assessment of RV size and function Dr Leah Wright
Pulmonary haemodynamics - State of the art in 2019 A/Prof David Prior
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy A/Prof Arun Dahiya
Right heart valvular disease Dr Leah Wright

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11C: CARDIAC- Exercise and the Heart

Stress echocardiography for coronary artery disease
Stress echocardiography for non CAD indications A/Prof Sudhir Wahi
Diastolic stress echocardiography Dr Sandhir Prasad
Athlete’s heart - Echocardiography and beyond

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12C: CARDIAC- Adult Congenital

Systematic approach to echocardiography in ACHD Jill Fawcett
Simple ACHD – case examples Ada Lo
Echocardiographic in Complex ACHD Dr Sylvia Chen
Complimentary role of echoardiography and cardiac MRI in ACHD A/Prof Arun Dahiya
Training in ACHD – A sonographers viewpoint Jill Fawcett

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Concurrent Session 9D: BREAST

Can CEUS help stage breast cancer? Prof Adrian Lim
Multicenter study to evaluate the difference between benign and malignant breast tumors by contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (JABTS FLOW-CEUS 01 study -part 2-) Toshitaka Okuno
Investigation of contrast-enhanced ultrasound findings for the differential diagnosis of small breast lesions Keitaro Kamei
A prediction model for assessing the response after neoadjuvant chemotheraphy in patients with breast cancer: combination on contrast enhanced ultrasound and clinical pathological parameters Yunxia Huang
Q&A

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10D: BREAST

Patient Emotional Cues - how to read and manage them Delwyn Morgan
From one-size fits all to bespoke: changes in population screening for breast cancer Doris Whitmore
Oncoplastic breast surgery for the non-surgeon Dr Andrew Ong

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11D: BREAST - New & Novel Technologies

21st Century Breast Pathology 101 Dr Richard Juska
Semantic segmentation of breast lesion using deep learning Dr Kenichi Inoue
Acoustic Radiation Force Impluse (ARFI) assessment of differential diagnosis of malignant and benign solid breast masses Dr Chau Tran
Microwave ablation (MWA) for breast tumors Prof Jie Yu
Artificial Intelligence: The Future of Breast Ultrasound? Frauke Lever
Q&A

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12D: BREAST

Point of care breast ultrasound from the surgeon's perspective Dr Andrew Ong
Breast Ultrasound: Beyond the black hole Dr Wayne Lemish
Addressing modifiable risk factors for breast cancer: can we talk about alcohol? Prof Dan Lubman
Preliminary report: Comparison of performance in combined screening with digital mammography and ultrasound versus conventional screening with digital mammography alone among Korean women aged 40-59 years old Prof Eun Hye Lee
B-mode ultrasound diagnostic flowchart for solid breast masses -JABTS BC-01 study Dr Takanori Watanabe

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Concurrent Session 9E: OBSTETRICS

Fetal renal parenchyma: Evaluation of a novel ultrasound measurement to assess kidney development Sonja Brennan
Accuracy of the morphology scan for the detection of fetal malformations Prof Sailesh Kumar
Fetal chest malformations Dr Stefan Kane
Should 3D be part of a routine obgyn ultrasound exam? Prof Jacques Abramowicz
3D reconstruction in fetal medicine Dr Heron Werner Jr
Q&A Sonja Brennan, Prof Saliesh Kumar, Dr Stefan Kane, Prof Jaxques Abramowicz, Dr Heron Werner Jr

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10E: OBSTETRICS

Population screening for congenital heart malfomations Dr Ritu Mogra
Fetal atrial flutter and supraventricular tachycardia Prof Joanna Szymkiewicz-Dangel
Conotruncal anomalies Dr Paul Brooks
Single ventricle: Diagnosis and prognosis Prof Joanna Szymkiewicz-Dangel (Philips)
Ventricular septal defects Dr Paul Brooks
Q&A Dr Ritu Mogra, Prof Joanna Szymkiewicz-Dangel and Dr Paul Brooks

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11E: GYNAECOLOGY Role of Ultrasound in the investigation of pelvic pain and management of endometriosis

Endometriosis: A surgical perspective Prof Luk Rombauts
Performing an ultrasound to assess for DIE Dr Sofie Piessens
How ultrasound governs my surgical practice for endometriosis A/Prof George Condous
Ultrasound-based endometriosis scoring: UBESS Dr Mathew Leonardi
A novel ultrasound technique called saline-infusion sonoPODography to visualize and understand the pouch of Douglas and posterior compartment contents: a feasibility study Dr Mathew Leonardi
Myometrial pathology: The diagnosis and management Dr Lufee Wong
Diagnostic accuracy of transvaginal ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging for the diagnosis of adenomyosis: systematic review and meta-analysis Dr Linly Liu

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12E: GYNAECOLOGY Ultrasound in the diagnosis and management of complications in early pregnancy

Non-tubal ectopic pregnancies Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
Diagnosis and management of Caesarean section scar pregnancy Dr Mark Teoh
Non-tubal ectopic pregnancies: An Australian experience A/Prof Ricardo Palma-Dias
Pelvic floor ultrasound: Essentials Prof Hans Peter Dietz

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Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10F: WORKSHOPS-MSK

Live Scanning Workshop – Greater trochanteric pain syndrome - tendinopathy and differentials Dr Daniel Walkley
Clinical Scenario Quiz Dr Daniel Walkley
Four useful interventions using MSK PoCUS Dr Iain Bell
Clinical scenario quiz Dr Iain Bell

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11F: WORKSHOPS - Live Scanning: Head & Neck

Workshop: Overview of head & neck ultrasound Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Dr Rachael Bentall, Dr Daren Gibson and Jo McCann

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12F: WORKSHOPS- Head & Neck

Workshop: Overview of head & neck ultrasound Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Dr Rachael Bentall, Dr Daren Gibson and Jo McCann

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Concurrent Session 9G: EDUCATION Developing scholarly skills

How to review a journal paper critically Dr Christy K. Holland
Tips to publish your manuscript Simon Goudie
Plan S and open access: what is the future for society medical journals? Rebekah Collins
Hot topics in medical journal publishing: Publisher and Editors Panel discussion Dr Christy K. Holland, Rebekah Collins, Simon Goudie, Prof Linda Sweet

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10G: EDUCATION Mastering the provision of verbal feedback

The role and purpose of feedback in clinical practice- the current theory and practices Dr Christina Johnson
Delivering feedback in clinical practice- the models which assist your clinical practice Dr Christina Johnson
Workshop - Facilitating educators in their clinical practice role to deliver feedback A/Prof Linda Sweet supported by Dr Christina Johnson

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11G: EDUCATION

The pitfalls you should be aware of when using digital media, apps and technology for educational purposes Christopher Sykes
Novel and imaginative teaching in anatomical sciences: approaches and principles for health educators in the twenty first century Prof Paul McMenamin
Applying new and futuristic pedagogical approaches to teach human anatomy Prof Paul McMenamin

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12G: EDUCATION Adopters of ultrasound imaging: The Future

Teaching cardiac ultrasound: One size does not fit all Tony Forshaw
Introducing US into the emergency department- tips, tricks and perils Dr Adrian Goudie
The use of ultrasound imaging in rheumatology- our experiences to-date Lisa Hackett and A/Prof Fred Joshua
Teaching ultrasound in the undergraduate medical education curriculum- the lessons learned so far A/Prof Fred Joshua & Dr Allan Whitehead
The Hartnett Model: an effective low-resource training program that facilitates formal point-of-care ultrasound credentialing of emergency medicine trainees Dr Andrew Toffoli

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Concurrent Session 9H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN

Ultrasound of bile ducts Dr Antonio Carlos Matteoni de Athayde
Gallbladder polyps - incidenal finding or potential cancer A/Prof Torben Lorentzen
CEUS of the gallbladder Jane Keating
Why the ABCB4 gene mutation matters in hepatobiliary ultrasound Prof Robert Gibson
Biliary neoplasia Prof Paul Sidhu

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN New technologies

Angiogenesis of tumours, and how this affects CEUS Prof Peter Burns
Microbubbles in therapeutic ultrasound Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Sonofluidic fabrication of microbubbles for imaging and therapy Prof Eleanor Stride
Magnetic nanodroplets for targeted drug delivery Prof Eleanor Stride
Acoustic protein nano-structures for contrast ultrasound Prof F. Stuart Foster
Constructive shear wave interference imaging to characterize skin sclerosis Dr Mark Palmeri
Image fusion technique and abdominal applications Dr Caroline Ewertson

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11H: GENERAL - Abdominal Intervention

Biliary interventions Prof Dieter Nürnberg
CEUS in hepatic tumor: Evaluation for RFA efficacy Dr Yi-Hong Chou
CEUS applications for interventional ultrasound A/Prof Christian Nolsoe
Palliative ultrasonography Prof Dieter Nürnberg
Seeding after US-guided biopsy A/Prof Torben Lorentzen

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12H: GENERAL - ABDOMEN

Sonography in Portal Hypertension Dr Leandro Fernandez
TIPs Lynne Johnson
Sonography of splenic tumors: The almost forgotten organ in abdominal US examination Dr Yi-Hong Chou
What makes ultrasonography limited? Causes of missed hepatocellular carcinomas in surveillance ultrasonography for very high risk patients Dr Joon-Il Choi
Comparison of the diagsnotic performance of CT angiography and contrast-enhanced US in hepatic artery occlusion after liver transplantation Dr Jin Sil Kim
Assessment of portal vein patency in patients with Symmers Bilharzial Periportal Fibrosis at the National Centre of Gastrointestinal & Hepatology from 2000-2015 Dr Suzan Elhakeim

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Concurrent Session 9I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS MSK

To Graf or not to Graf: Paediatric hip ultrasound Cain Brockley
Hip US in hip pain – What else to look for Lino Piotto
Ultrasound imaging of vascular anomalies: what the interventionalist needs to know Dr John Vrazas

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 10I: PAEDIATRICS Renal

Renal cystic disease: What’s new? Dr Jenny Bracken
Fetal and neonatal US – what does the clinician need to know? Dr Paddy Dewan
Comparing antenatal renal tract dilatation guidelines to the new UTD guidelines - What's new? What's different? Chintha Panditaratne and Dr Jenny Bracken
CEUS in the paediatric renal tract Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich

Lunch

Concurrent Session 11I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS Cranial and Vascular

Meningitis and complications Lino Piotto
Paediatric Hydrocephalus - Size Does Matter! San Tran
Neonatal cranial ultrasound and MR imaging Dr Gillian Whiteley
The art of palsy Cain Brockley

Afternoon Tea

Concurrent Session 12I: PAEDIATRICS - Superficial Structures

Lumps and bumps. Common problems – does ultrasound help and how? Dr Paddy Dewan & Dr Edda Chaves
Eye US technique and clinical correlation Cain Brockley
Ultrasound assessment of the paediatric neck Dr Edda Chaves

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Concurrent Session 13A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Ergonomic improvements to reduce work-related MSK disorders among sonographers Dr Yusef Sayeed
Ultrasound in pain management Dr Colin Chun Wai Chong
Spondylarthrosis A/Prof Fred Joshua
Ultrasound-guided spine interventions Dr Yusef Sayeed
Vasculitis Dr Helen Keen
The role of musculoskeletal ultrasound in psoriatic arthritis Dr Anita Lee

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Calf Injuries Dr Peter Brukner
Fascicles of the achilles tendon Greg Lammers
Quadriceps Injuries Dr Peter Brukner
Ultrasound of Myositis Dr Helen Keen
US Guided Regenerative Medicine Procedures for MSK Disorders Dr Yusef Sayeed
Ultrasound-guided percutaneous drainage of psoas abscess by using trans-iliac muscle approach: A three-year experience Dong-Ho Ha
Q&A

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Concurrent Session 15A: MSK & RHEUMATOLOGY

Scanning the wrist for ligament injuries Le-Anne Grimshaw
Ulnar Sided Wrist Pain Jan Mulholland
Advanced palmar fascia Greg Lammers
What the rheumatologist wants from the bilateral hand and wrist referral A/Prof Fred Joshua
Q&A

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13B: PoCUS- Abdomen

Trauma in obstretrics Dr Jorge Rabat
Paediatric trauma Dr Jorge Rabat
Advances in trauma ultrasound Prof Paul Sidhu
Should chest US supersede the supine CXR in trauma? Dr Amaali Lokuge
CEUS in gunshot wound of the liver - first experience in military mission Christian Richter
BUCKLED: Bedside ultrasound conducted in kids with distal upper limb fractures in the emergency department (observational trial) Dr Peter Snelling
Q&A

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14B: PoCUS- Abdomen

Ileus and obstruction Prof Dieter Nuernberg
Bowel pathology
Free gas Prof Dieter Nuernberg
The utility of Point-Of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) in emergency department; an observational study Dr Pourya Pouryahya
GI cases for discussion Dr Leanne Hartnett, Prof Dieter Nuernberg, Anil Asthana

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Concurrent Session 15B: PoCUS - Abdomen

RUQ - not the usual stones Dr Leanne Hartnett
RIF pain Dr James Rippey
Appendix techniques Dr Wan-Ching Lien

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13C: CARDIAC- Valves

Aortic stenosis Ada Lo
Mitral regurgitation Dr Helen Thomson
Aortic regurgitation Ada Lo
Transoesophageal echocardiography for percutaneous valve interventions Dr John Gelman
Global challenge of early detection of RHD Dr Gillian Whalley
Q&A Panel Dr Gillian Whalley, Ada Lo, Dr Helen Thomson, Dr John Gelman

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14C: CARDIAC- Focus on the LV function assessment

Improving LVEF assessment – contrast and 3D A/Prof Stuart Moir
Strain imaging in clinical practice: practical tips for sonographers
Quantification of blood flow in 3D ultrasound - cardiac applications Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Left atrial metrics for assessment of diastolic function: is this the future? Prof Liza Thomas
Evaluation of the effect of hemodialysis on left ventricular longitudinal strain function of myocardium in patients with uremia by velocity vector imaging Yang Li
Reference ranges for fetal cardiac measurements from two-dimensional echocardiography in Taiwanese Population Prof Ming-Ren Chen
Assessment of left ventricular systolic function and synchronicity in patients after coronary artery bypass using layer-specific strain technology Prof Lianzhong Zhang

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Concurrent Session 15C: CARDIAC POCUS

Training in POCUS echocardiography for intensivists Dr Vinodh B. Nanjayya
Echo by ED physicians – Case vignettes Dr Ash Mukherjee
Technology steps towards portable 3D ultrasound Prof J. Brian Fowlkes
Ensuring quality in point of care echocardiography

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13D: GENERAL - MEN'S HEALTH

The ESUR guidelines for ultrasound assessment of variocles Prof Paul Sidhu
ARFI and shear wave imaging of the prostate to delineate clinically-significant cancers Dr Mark Palmeri Prostate brachytherapy Dr Sylvia van Dyk
Penile Ultrasound Stephen Bird

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14D: GENERAL - MEN'S HEALTH - SCROTAL

Ultrasound of acute scrotum Dr Leandro Fernandez
Shear Wave Elastography in the acute scrotum Steven Abbott
Testicular ultrasound in male fertility Dr Leandro Fernandez
Nutcracker syndrome: diagnosis with Doppler ultrasound Prof Seung Hyup Kim
Assessment of the scrotum for pain, masses and fertility Stephen Bird
Usefulness of evaluating testicular heterogeneity in cases of testicular torsion Dr Phua Hwee Tang

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Concurrent Session 15D: Prostate Fusion

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Concurrent Session 13E: GYNAECOLOGY

PCOS: An international consensus
Common presentations in paediatric and adolescent gynaecology Dr Kate Stone
Assessing ovarian reserve: AFC versus AMH?
Uterine anomalies found on a baseline fertility scan: are they significant?
How I would conduct a baseline fertility scan Dr Davina Tai
Enhanced myometrial vascularity following delivery or early pregnancy loss: is it RPOC, AVMs or a physiological finding? Dr Michael Bethune

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14E: OBSTETRICS

Intergrowth-21st: Findings from longer term follow up and implementation Prof Aris Papageorghiou
What is the best chart to predict perinatal outcome? Prof Sue Walker
Critical analysis of CPR Prof Sailesh Kumar
New ideas about fetal Doppler Dr Teresa MacDonald
FGR - Optimising the timing of delivery Dr Julia Unterscheider
Q&A Prof Aris Papageorghiou, Prof Sue Walker, Prof Sailesh Kumar, Dr Teresa MacDonald and Dr Julia Unterscheider

Lunch

Concurrent Session 15E: OBSTETRICS Fetal Therapy

Update on laser for TTTS Dr Mark Teoh
Therapeutic ultrasound treatment for TTTS Prof Gail ter Haar
Spina bifida in-utero repair Dr Glenn Gardener
Ballon for diaphragmatic hernia: The TOTAL trial Dr Glenn Gardener
Q&A Dr Mark Teoh, Prof Gail ter Haar and Dr Glenn Gardener

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Concurrent Session 13F: WORKSHOPS - OBSTRETRICS Live Scanning

Live scanning 1: Morphology Angel Lee and Kate Guskich
Live Scanning 2: Fetal Heart Angel Lee and Kate Guskich
Live Scanning 3: Fetal Growth Angel Lee and Kate Guskich

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14F: WORKSHOPS MSK Live Scanning: Foot

Live scanning workshop – Foot Stephen Bird
Clinical Scenario Quiz Stephen Bird
MSK Live Scanning: Foot and Rheumatology Dr Colin Chun Wai Chong
Rheumatology Workshop Dr Colin Chun Wai Chong
Quiz Dr Colin Chun Wai Chong

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Concurrent Session 15F: WORKSHOP MSK Live Scanning

Live Scanning Workshop - Elbow Stephen Bird
Quiz Stephen Bird

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK Thyroid

Current concepts and management of the enigmatic thyroid nodule Dr Christopher Low
Thyroid classification: Where have we been and where are we going? Martin Necas
Post-operative thyroid US evaluation Dr Maria Cristina Chammas
Neural Network Thyroid Ultrasound Dr Rachael Bentall
Debate: Thyroid classification systems Martin Necas, Dr Maria Cristina Chammas, Dr Christopher Low, Prof Yung-Liang Wan, Moderator: Dr Daren Gibson

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK

Radiofrequency ablation of thyroid nodules Dr Woojin Cho
Ultrasonography and ultrasound guided intervention of salivary gland masses Prof Yung-Liang Wan
Evaluation of cervical lymph nodes (duplex scan and color Doppler) Dr Maria Cristina Chammas
Vascular curiousities in the head and neck region Martin Necas
Contrast enhanced ultrasound in head and neck lymph nodes Steven Abbott
HPV in the head and neck region Jo McCann

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Concurrent Session 15G: GENERAL - HEAD & NECK

Intra-oral ultrasound Dr Daren Gibson
Advanced ultrasound applications in head and neck surgery Dr Christopher Low
Establishing a "One stop head and neck clinic"- the Fiona Stanley experience Steven Abbott
Ultrasonographic prediction of the location of the proximal submandibular stones relative to the lingual nerve for the strategic transoral surgery Prof Jeong Kyu Kim
Development of radiofrequency ablation devices with neuromonitoring system to detect recurrent laryngeal nerve in thyroid nodule Byung-Joo Lee
Ultrasound radimoics nomogram for predicting lymph node metastasis in papillary thyroid carcinoma Dr Shi-Chong Zhou

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
Location: Plenary Level 2
Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13H: WFUMB EDUCATION

The importance of WFUMB Education Prof Odd Helge Gilja
WFUMB plans and activities of e-learning Dr Adrian Goudie
Overview and challenges of WFUMB CoEs Prof Dieter Nurnberg
How to excel in running a CoE Prof Sudhir Vinayak
Improving ultrasound education in the Pacific Region Raymond Keshwan

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14H: Professional Issues for ALL Ultrasound Providers

Ultrasound education in Bangladesh Prof Kanu Bala
Portfolios and practices for lifelong learning in ultrasound education Dr Jillian Clarke
Point of Care Ultrasound Training for medical students: Is it beneficial? Dr Yuyang Tan
How we create sound for ultrasound imaging is changing - will these changes improve patient care? Kevin Rooker
Understanding the processes that contribute to a sonographers professional identity and role in communication in obstetric ultrasound Samantha Thomas
Time to establish pillars in Point of Care Ultrasound Carolynne J Cormack
Australian sonographer skill teaching practices survey: An inaugural report of the instructional approaches used to teach psychomotor skills required for clinical practice Delwyn Nicholls
Panel Discussion: Prof Kanu Bala, Dr Jillian Clarke,Yuyang Tan, Kevin Rooker, Samantha Thomas and Carolynne J Cormack

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Concurrent Session 15H: WFUMB Centres of Education

Introduction - the idea of WFUMB COEs Prof Dieter Nurnberg
15 years US education in a large and poor country – a drop in the ocean? Prof Kanu Bala - Bangladesh
US education in Africa – only possible with the help of (non-doctors) sonographer Michael Kawooya - Uganda
An East-Europe COE on the way to a real excellence centre Prof Ioan Sporea - Romania
US education in spite of long distances and problems with foreign languages Erdenebileg Bavuujav - Mongolia
Infection diseases – a big problem in Sudan and the role of US Dr Suzan Elhakim - Sudan
Situation in South America – more to do for WFUMB? Dr Ramon Bataglia - Paraguay
Discussion A/Prof Sue Westerway

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Location - Plenary Level 2

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Concurrent Session 13I: PAEDIATRICS - Advanced Techniques

CEUS – what is it? Theory and technique Peter Burns
CEUS in paediatric hepatic lesions Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
Liver transplant US; how and when? Tania Griffiths
Elastography in the child. Normal values for different tissues Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich

Morning Tea

Concurrent Session 14I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS Body

Thoracic US – Technique and pathology Prof. Dr. Christoph F Dietrich
Blueberries vs Melons - Paediatric and adolescent breast ultrasound Sara Kernick
AI augmented 3D ultrasound for hip dysplasia Dr Jeevesh Kapur
US evaluation of the child and adolescent with gynaecological problems Dr Kate Stone

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Concurrent Session 15I: GENERAL - PAEDIATRICS - Abdomen

US in appendicitis Lino Piotto
Pyloric Stenosis: The Patient's Journey Joanne Tang
Super-cali-fragilistic-hyperbili-rubin-aemia! Clinical and sonographic presentation of biliary atresia Chelsea Russell and Sara Kernick
The role of ultrasound and MRI in adolescent and paediatric gynaecology Dr Kate Stone and Dr Natalie Yang

Afternoon Tea

CLOSING PLENARY CEREMONY
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Location - Plenary Level 2

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