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EACVI Teaching Course Sofia 2012

Implementation of New Echocardiographic Techniques for Myocardial Deformation Imaging

The European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) organised a teaching course in collaboration with the Bulgarian Working Group of Echocardiography from 5 to 7 April 2012 in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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View the presented slides during the teaching course:

Ventricular-arterial coupling – clinical tools and diagnostic indications Alan Fraser
Quantifying LV function – how good are we? Alan Fraser
Diastolic Stress Testing André La Gerche
RV and pulmonary circulation during exercise André La Gerche
Left ventricular twist in physiology and disease Bogdan Popescu
Assessment of left atrial function: does it offer added value? Bogdan Popescu
Quantifying myocardial function in valvular heart disease Elena Kinova
How to describe LV Function? From fiber shortening to ejection – The physiology behind Frank Rademakers
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Competitive or Complementary? Frank Rademakers
Assessing LV Dyssynchrony Jens-Uwe Voigt
Deformation Patterns in Coronary Disease Jens-Uwe Voigt
Diastolic Function Jens-Uwe Voigt
Flow Pattern Analysis Inside the Heart Jens-Uwe Voigt
Myocardial Function Imaging: How to do it in the clinic? Jens-Uwe Voigt
Assessing RV Function Jens-Uwe Voigt
Speckle Tracking Echocardiography in Congenital Heart Disease – Transposition of Great Arteries  Krasimira Hristova
Global and regional function in patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction Krasimira Hristova
Imaging the heart with ultrasound Krasimira Hristova
The Impact of Arterial Hypertension on Right Ventricular Deformation Krasimira Hristova
RV function in congenital heart diseases and pulmonary hypertension Ruxandra Jurcut
LV Dysfunction in Private Practice Sortir Marchev
Stress echo, infarction, reperfusion injury and viability Thor Edvardsen
Prognostic Value of Deformation Imaging in Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Thor Edvardsen
Hypertrophy: Behind the curtain Vera Yotova
Contrast echo and evaluation of cardiac function: basic principles Yoto Yotov