ECR 2018 TOPIC PACKAGE

E³ - The Beauty of Basic Knowledge: Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology

  • 10 LECTURES
  • 282 MINUTES
  • 10 SPEAKERS
  • ESR MEMBERS Free
  • NON-MEMBERS Free

Learning Objectives

Acute diagnosis and imaging in aortic dissection

(R. Iezzi)
 
  1. To learn about definition and classification of aortic dissections and subtypes.
  2. To understand the importance of accurate diagnosis for appropriate treatment planning.
  3. To appreciate the need for acute diagnosis and treatment indication.
 

Endovascular treatment in aortic dissection

(J. P. Schäfer)
 
  1. To learn about endovascular treatment possibilities for aortic dissections.
  2. To understand the role of radiology in modern treatment of aortic dissections.
  3. To appreciate the need to combine the radiological information with the clinical situation.
 

State-of-the-art: non-invasive imaging of peripheral arteries

(T. Leiner)
 
  1. To learn about state-of-the-art technique of peripheral MRA and CTA.
  2. To understand the indications for non-invasive peripheral imaging.
  3. To appreciate the importance of radiological diagnosis for treatment decision making in pAOD.
 

Endovascular treatment in peripheral arterial disease

(M. Das)
 
  1. To learn about different possible access routes in endovascular treatment in pAOD.
  2. To understand the meaning of different acronyms and terms used in pAOO treatment including PTA, DEB, stents, stentgrafts, scaffolds.
  3. To appreciate the value of interventional radiology for the treatment of pAOD.
 

How to approach valvular heart disease using MRI

(A. Redheuil)
 
  1. To learn about the MR techniques available for functional assessment in valvular heart disease.
  2. To understand possibilities and limitations of cardiac MR in valvular heart disease.
  3. To appreciate the advantages of cardiac MR in valvular heart disease.
 

What to measure prior to transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)

(R. Salgado)
 
  1. To learn about prerequisites prior to TAVI.
  2. To understand the importance of accurate measurements for TAVI planning.
  3. To appreciate the need for communication with implanting physicians.
 

Cardiovascular risk estimation made easy: CA-scoring

(R. Vliegenthart)
 
  1. To learn about importance of risk estimation in coronary artery disease.
  2. To understand the principle of CA-scoring quantification.
  3. To appreciate the value of “zero calcium” as well as of “high calcium”.
 

Non-invasive coronary (CT) angiography made easy

(F. Bamberg)
 
  1. To learn about optimised examination technique of non-invasive coronary CT angiography.
  2. To understand the need for structured approach to coronary CT angiography.
  3. To appreciate clinical value of non-invasive coronary CT angiography.
 

MR in ischaemic cardiomyopathies

(F. Cademartiri)
 
  1. To learn about the MR derived imaging biomarkers in ischaemic cardiomyopathy.
  2. To understand the value of cardiac MR to indicate and guide revascularisation in ischaemic cardiomyopathy.
  3. To appreciate the potential of cardiac MR to predict the outcome of revascularisation.
 

MR in non-ischaemic cardiomyopathies

(C. Peebles)
 
  1. To learn about the MR derived imaging biomarkers in non-ischaemic cardiomyopathies.
  2. To understand the role of cardiac MR in primary and secondary cardiomyopathies.
  3. To appreciate the discriminatory power of cardiac MR in cardiomyopathies.

Categories and Tags

  • BASIC
  • LEVEL I+II