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Webcasts EuroCMR 2010

Non-Invasive Imaging

EuroCMR 2010The 8th Annual EuroCMR Meeting 2010 was held in Florence from May 27th to 29th May 2010.

The meeting focused on :
•Advanced teaching in CMR
•Latest developments in CMR research
•Case readings with the experts
•Interactive forum for CMR users
•special session for technologists.

Many thanks to Dr. Giovanni Quarta, Dr Margherita Calcagnino and Dr Shereen Al-Sheikh along with Medupdate for the recordings below.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank  all participants.
Please look up our photo gallery, where you will find some impressions of EuroCMR 2010.

Massimo Lombardi, MD
Chairman WG CMR ESC & Local Organizer
Jürg Schwitter, MD
Past-Chairman WG CMR ESC
Herbert Frank, MD
Vice-Chairman WG CMR ESC



DAY 1

Session I - Basic Course

How to assess myocardial viability by CMR
By Jeannette Schulz-Menger - Berlin, Germany

How to image vessels - coronary arteries by CMR
By Raad Mohiaddin - London, United Kingdom

How to make good CMR images – avoid artefacts, optimise
By Sven Plein - Leeds, UK
 
How to assess flow by CMR and principles of tagging
By Hakan Arheden - Lund, Sweden

How to assess myocardial ischemia by CMR
By Jurg Schwitter - Lausanne, Switzerland
 
Update on Safety of MR
By Roger Luechinger - Zurich, Switzerland
 
How to assess cardiac morphology and function by CMR
By Ana Almeida - Lisbon, Portugal


DAY 2

Session II - Where CMR makes a difference in common clinical scenarios

The role of CMR in pulmonary arterial hypertension
By Gert Jan Mauritz - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
Myocarditis: do we still need cardiac biopsies or can CMR provide all the information?
By Heiko Mahrholdt - Stuttgart, Germany
 
Stress MRI - Technological Improvement Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Using CMR to link genetics with phenotypes Clinical Trials
By James C. Moon - London, UK
 
How a heart failure CMR service can improve patient care
By Dudley Pennell - London, UK

CMR imaging of myocardial infarction: from concepts to Clinical Trials - Some movies in this talk do not play due to technical problems during recording
By Albert van Rossum - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Session IX - Where CMR makes a difference: CMR Guidance for Interventions and Treatment of Arrhythmias

CMR guidance for CRT: better than echo?
By Jurg Schwitter - Lausanne, Switzerland
 
Computerized evaluation of postischemic myocardium and mitral valve function
By Carl Schulz - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

CMR guidance for percutaneous valve implantations
By Carl Schulz - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Ablations in the CMR environment
By Tobias Schaeffter - London, UK

Significance of left atrium size and diastolic dysfunction
By Frank Rademakers - Leuven, Belgium

Session X - Imaging of the Coronary Arteries and Great Vessels: What is the Role of CMR today?

Coronary MRA: current status and perspectives
By Matthias Stuber - Lausanne, Switzerland

Aortic Diseases: CMR versus CT and Echo
By Raad Mohiaddin - London, UK


DAY 3

Session XIII - Where CMR makes a difference in common Congenital Problems: Imaging the Postoperative Tetralogy of Fallot

CMR for timing pulmonary valve replacement
By Emanuela Valsangiacomo-Büchel - Zurich, Switzerland

Tricks and Pitfalls of CMR in congenital heart disease
By Christian Kellenberger - Zurich, Switzerland
 
Transcutaneous pulmonary valve replacement – does Imaging Help
By Vivek Muthurangu - London, UK

Postoperative TOF – bringing Imaging into clinics
By Pierluigi Festa - Pisa, Italy
 
Advanced Imaging in TOF – The role of Dobutamine stress test
By Willem Helbing - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Session XV - Current controversies in CMR from the Pathologist's and Clinician's Perspective

LGE in the RV – does it exist and how is it best imaged
By Matthias Friedrich - Calgary, Canada

LGE in the RV – does it exist and how is it best imaged
By Martina Perazzolo - Padua, Italy
 
LV non-compaction: are we over- or under-reporting LVNC?
By 76 Steffen Petersen - London, United Kingdom)

Session XVI - Coronary Artery Disease - The Expanding Role of CMR

Management of acute chest pain: to use CMR – CT – invasive- or all of them?
By Andrew Arai - Bethesda, USA
 
Patients with suspected CAD: how and when to integrate CMR into management
By Jurg Schwitter - Lausanne, Switzerland

Characterization of myocardium – improving perfusion and viability CMR
By Sven Plein - Leeds, UK

Epidemiology of coronary artery disease and consequences for management
By Frank Rademakers - Leuven, Belgium