The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has announced it will feature children in its ‘In Focus’ programme at ECR next month.


The programme will cover topics such as bringing healthcare to children in low-resource areas, using imaging in cases of child abuse, and hot topics such as consent, data use and medicolegal dilemmas in paediatric medicine.


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The sessions will feature a wide variety of speakers from across the spectrum of healthcare industries. Both patients and professionals will share insightful stories from their experiences and ask the tough questions about children and the care they receive around the world.


Children in Focus, is held in memoriam Dr. Helen M.L. Carty, the pioneering paediatric radiologist and authority on the x-ray diagnosis of child abuse. It is being coordinated by Dr. Lil-Sofie Ording Müller, Consultant Paediatric Radiologist at Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, and Dr. Catherine Owens, Consultant Paediatric Radiologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London.


The In Focus sessions will take place on Thursday, March 12 and Friday March 13. For full details, click here.

For the full ECR 2020 programme, click here.

Source: ECR

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