This site uses cookies

Webinar Dr. Sarah Dion, DC, DACBR – The sacroiliac joints imaging: Everything the chiropractor needs to know!

Course Date

Start: 16th February 2022 @ 21:00pm
End: 16th February 2022 @ 22:30pm


Course Location

Associazione Italiana Chiropratici
Via Dardanelli 46, ROMA, Italy, Italy

00195


Course Description

Speaker: Sarah Dion, DC, DACBR

The sacroiliac joints imaging: Everything the chiropractor needs to know!

  • Summary of content: This presentation will focus on reviewing the normal anatomy of the sacroiliac joints and its normal variants and how to interpret / understand the appearance of sacroiliitis on various imaging studies such as radiographs, CT and MRI.

 

  • Learning objectives:
    • Review the normal anatomy of the sacroiliac joints and some normal variants
    • Highlight the advantages and limitations between different imaging techniques
    • Review the imaging findings of sacroiliitis on radiograph, CT and MRI studies
    • Review the common and less common differential diagnosis of sacroiliitis

 

  • Key points:
    • Various imaging techniques are available to assess the sacroiliac joint and each study has their advantages and limitations
    • The ASAS classification criteria for axial spondyloarthropathies should be used if you suspect that your patient has an axial spondyloarthropathy.
    • The modified New York grading criteria can help you diagnose a sacroiliitis if it has bilateral changes corresponding to grade 2 or more, or unilateral changes corresponding to grade 3 or more.
    • Various MRI findings can be seen to help you diagnose a sacroiliitis, but those findings must be clearly present and located in a typical anatomical area.
    • Various differential diagnosis exists when you see a sacroiliitis, make sure you know what the distribution is to help you narrow your list.

Website

https://aicservizi.it/


Course Credits

1.5


Course Contact Name

Associazione Italiana Chiropratici


Course Contact Email

aic@chiropratica.it


Attachments