Coronary Artery Disease in the 21st Century

08:15 – 09:30

Chairs: Cynthia B. Paschal and Roderic I. Pettigrew

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the current and emerging diagnostic challenges in managing coronary artery disease.
  • Recognize strengths and limitations of MR as a clinical tool in the assessment of coronary artery disease.
  • Define new advances in MR technology that apply to the study of coronary artery disease.
  • Recommend and explain the MR studies most appropriate to cardiologists as partners in patient care.
08:15   139.  MR Imaging and Atherosclerotic Disease, Valentin Fuster, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.
08:40   140.  Emerging Technical Advances in MR, Albert Macovski, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.
09:05   141.  The Current and Evolving Clinical Role of Cardiovascular MR in Coronary Artery Disease, Dudley J. Pennell, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK.

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