ISMRM 25th Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 22-27 April 2017 • Honolulu, HI, USA
Educational Session: Heart Failure & Arrhythmia
ORGANIZERS: Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D., Reza Nezafat, Ph.D. & Bernd J. Wintersperger, M.D.
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Slack Channel: #e_cv
Session Number: W05
This session will review some of the techniques currently employed in clinical practice to evaluate cardiovascular diseases using MRI as well as expand on more cutting edge approaches to evaluating patients with heart failure and arrhythmia. Additionally, the evolving topic of cardiovascular MRI in patients with implanted devices will be discussed, describing current issues and challenges and where the field is heading.
This session is targeted to imaging scientists and physicians who are interested in expanding their knowledge of cardiovascular MR techniques and learning more about clinical applications in Heart failure and arrhythmia, as well as exploring some of the challenges in imaging patients with implanted devices.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
-Identify current and future techniques for cardiovascular MRI;
-Recognize clinical applications of cardiovascular MRI in heart failure and arrhythmia; and
-Recognize some of the challenges and techniques related to imaging patients with implanted devices.
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