The EULAR Working Group for the Image became an official “working group” 2 years ago with the purpose of furthering anatomic study and education related to the human musculoskeletal system and relevant non-musculoskeletal structures important in the practice of rheumatology and, more specifically, rheumatologic imaging including but not limited the high-resolution musculoskeletal ultrasound and MRI.
“Sonographic and anatomical description of the subtalar joint” – submitted for publication.
“The anterior rotator cuff – a link between anatomy and ultrasound” – submitted for publication.
“Learning model for successful ultrasound-guided synovial biopsy”: pending submission.
Deep layer of the abdominal subcutaneous fat pad and cardiovascular risk: ultrasound measurement and relationship with visceral fat
The mechanical function of the Hoffa fat pad as seen in a dynamic musculoskeletal ultrasound study.
Ultrasound study of the neurovascular supply to the joints.
The relevance of ligaments in inflammatory disorders of the articulations of the hand and wrist.
The principles of anatomy as seen in musculoskeletal ultrasound.
Activities promoted by the group:
Barcelona Sonoanatomy IX and X under scientific endorsement of EULAR.
OMERACT: “Reliability exercise of synovitis at the subtalar joint”.
In collaboration with the University of Barcelona:
Certificate Course “Expert in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound”.
Disclosure of Interest None declared