ISMRM & SMRT Virtual Conference • 08-14 August 2020
Weekend Educational Session
Cardiovascular MRI: The Heart
Session Topic: Cardiovascular MRI: The Heart
Session Sub-Topic: Cardiovascular MRI: The Heart
ORGANIZERS: Jennifer Keegan, Aleksandra Radjenovic, Peng Hu
Skill Level: Basic to Intermediate
Session Number: WE-23
This course will review essential cardiac MRI exams and provide an overview of the clinical needs, technical foundations, and research promises. The focus will be on evaluating cardiac function, perfusion, viability, and relaxometry.
Attendees who wish to develop a working knowledge of cardiac MRI and gain an understanding of the technical foundations in order to improve clinical diagnostics or advance research in cardiac function, perfusion, viability imaging, and relaxometry.
As a result of attending this course, participants should be able to:
- Describe the clinical need for the most common cardiovascular MRI examinations;
- Define the technical foundations of function, perfusion, and scar imaging, and the advantages and disadvantages of competing approaches; and
- Explain the principles and applications of cardiac relaxometry.
The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.