Case-Based Course:
Cardiovascular Imaging

Organizers: Vivian S. Lee, M.D., Ph.D., Stefan G. Ruehm M.D., Ph.D.
Skill Level: Intermediate

Wednesday 7 May 2008

Educational Objectives:

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

  • Define the role of flow quantification techniques for cardiovascular MRA;
  • Select appropriate imaging protocols for the diagnosis of ischemic and non-ischemic heart disease; and
  • Predict the roles of imaging strategies based on non-contrast, contrast-enhanced and time resolved MR angiographic techniques for the diagnosis of cardiovascular pathologies.

    16:00 MRA of Aorta and Carotid Arteries James C. Carr, M.D.
    16:30 Ischemic Heart Disease Jens Bremerich, M.D.
    17:00 MRA of Renal and Peripheral Arteries Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D.
    17:30 Non-Ischemic Heart Disease: A Focus on Technique Gautham Reddy, M.D,
    18:00 Adjournment