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Assessment of diastolic function

 
Title
Event
Authors
Type
  How to evaluate diastolic function? General recommendations EUROECHO 2011 B A Popescu Recommendations
  Assessment of left ventricular diastolic function EUROECHO 2011 O A Smiseth Slides
  Assessment of left ventricular diastolic function is a must EUROECHO 2011 G Di Salvo Slides
  From ejection to filling and back again: is diastole independent from systole? EUROECHO 2011 A G Fraser Teaching Course
  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: the role of imaging ESC 2015 Z Vered Webcast
  Early changes in left ventricular diastolic function and left atrial function in chagas disease identified by tissue doppler and speckle tracking ESC 2013 F. B. Thome Webcast
  How to rule out pulmonary hypertension secondary to left heart disease? ESC 2013 J. L. Vachieri Webcast 

Assessment of left ventricular systolic function

Title
Event
Authors
Type
Deformations indices- can we really use them clinically? EUROECHO 2013 M. Galderisi Slides
General principles in equantification of LV dimensions and function EUROECHO 2012 Patricia Reant Teaching Course
Parameters for characterizing systole: advantages and limits EUROECHO 2012 Thomas H Marwick Slides
Myocardial deformation imaging ESC 2013 T. Edvardsen Webcast
Quantification of LV function: is 3D the must? ESC 2013 Luigi Badano Webcast
Is ejection fraction enough for monitoring cancer therapy? ESC 2013 A. M. G. Almeida  Webcast
Simple parameters can work - experience in a 1000 patient multicentre trial ESC 2013 I. Stankovic  Webcast 
Left ventricular torsion at rest, peak and post-exercise echocardiography ESC 2012 M Lopez Perez Report

Assessment of right ventricular function

Title Event Authors Type
The right ventricle: volumes and ejection fraction EUROECHO 2013 Lissa Sugeng Slides
Preload, right heart, pulmonary pressures EUROECHO 2012 Andre La Gerche Slides
Quantitation of right ventricular dimensions and function EUROECHO 2012 Tomasz Kukulski Slides
Assessing right ventricular systolic function in a population of unselected patients before cardiac surgery: a multiparametric approach is mandatory ESC 2013 J. Peyrou Webcast
A multimodality approach to assess right ventricular remodelling ESC 2013 D. Muraru Webcast

Cardiomyopathies

Title Event Authors Type
Size or function in cardiomyopathies? EUROECHO 2013 M. Rosca Slides
Restrictive cardiomyopathy versus constrictive pericarditis EUROECHO 2012 Wojciech Kosmala Slides
Cardiac amyloidosis: new treament strategies mandate early and accurate diagnosis EUROECHO 2012 Marcia Barbosa Slides
Risk prediction by echocardiography in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy EUROECHO 2012 Nuno Cardim Slides
Pitfalls in screening of athletes EUROECHO 2011 N Van De Veire Slides
Imaging in Dilated Cardiomyopathy: factors associated with a poor outcome EUROECHO 2011 J De Sutter Slides
Advances in echocardiography for heart failure: diagnosis and risk stratification ESC 2015 W Mathias Jr Slides
Dilated heart with reduced ejection fraction (Same phenotype, different disease?) ESC 2015 O Bruder Slides
Heart failure worldwide: a global perspective ESC 2015 M R Cowie Slides
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (Family screening for cardiac disease) ESC 2015 N Cardim Slides
In hypertrophic cardiomyopathies (Multimodality Imaging as a help for decision-making, what's new in 2015?) ESC 2015 M Galderisi Slides
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy ESC 2012 Carolyn Ho Slides
Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy ESC 2012 H P Schultheiss Slides
Update on mechanisms of peripartum cardiomyopathy ESC 2011 D Hilfiker-Kleiner Slides

Computer tomography / Nuclear cardiology  

Title Event Authors Type
What is new in cardiac computed tomography? – an update on technology and protocols EUROECHO 2013 P. Maurovich-Horvat Slides
Looking for cardiac calcifications EUROECHO 2011 P A Kaufmann Slides
Usefulness of other imaging techniques EUROECHO 2011 D Messika-Zeitoun Slides
Cardiac CT versus functional testing in suspected coronary artery disease - a randomised multicentre study ESC 2015 M M Lubbers Slides
Future direction for research in coronary computed tomograph ESC 2015 A J H A Scholte Webcast
Imaging inflammatory atherosclerosis plaque.(Novel imaging targets for cardiac disease) ESC 2015 M Dweck Slides
Radiation exposure: a known risk but does it matter? ESC 2015 J M Knuuti Slides
State of the Art in diagnostic and prognostic value of nuclear MPI: decades of experience ESC 2015 P G Camici Slides
Vulnerable plaques and vulnerable patients (Imaging atherosclerosis) ESC 2015 M Dweck Slides
Nuclear perfusion imaging and cardiac computed tomography ESC 2013 P. A. Kaufmann Webcast
Advances in single-photon emission computed tomography imaging and radiation reduction ESC 2013 A. Gimeli Webcast
Single-photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography or positron emission tomography/computed tomography? ESC 2012 H J Ukkonen Webcast
CT in transcatheter aortic valve implantations ESC 2012 V Delgado Webcast
Cardiac CT in congenital heart disease ESC 2012 K Nieman Slides
PET: quantification of perfusion and beyond ESC 2012 J M Knuuti Webcast
Calcium scoring ESC 2012 J M Knuuti Webcast
Nuclear techniques ESC 2012 S R Underwood Webcast
Low-dose coronary computed tomography angiography ESC 2012 J Hausleiter Webcast
Is viability assessment still alive? ESC 2012 R Bonow Webcast

 

Congenital Heart Disease

Title Event Authors Type
Segmental approach to diagnosis EUROECHO 2013 X. Iriart Slides
TOE for percutaneous closure of septal defect (ASD, VSD) EUROECHO 2012 Werner Budts Slides
Loading conditions through surgical stages EUROECHO 2012 John Simpson Slides
Echocardiographic assessment of myocardial function in the Fontan circulation EUROECHO 2012 Marietta Charakida Slides
Imaging in Fontan staged palliation EUROECHO 2011 O Miller Slides
Echo-guided treatment EUROECHO 2011 N C Wunderlich Slides
Cardiac CT in congenital heart disease ESC 2012 K Nieman Slides

Diseases of the aorta

Title Event Authors Type
Aorta in aortic valvular heart disease EUROECHO 2013 A. Sahinarslan Slides
Inflammatory great vessel disease EUROECHO 2013 Robin Choudhury Slides
Aorta in aortic valvular heart disease EUROECHO 2013 Asife Sahinarslan Slides
Acute aortic syndrome: CT/ CMR approaches EUROECHO 2012 Koen Nieman Slides
Role of TEE in diagnosis & management of aortic dissection EUROECHO 2011 A A Pasquet Slides
Biscuspid Aortic Valve: Only Valvular Disease? EUROECHO 2011 Artur Evangelista Slides
Severe aortic stenosis: definition, prevalence and outcome in 2011 EUROECHO 2011 C M Otto (Seattle, US) Slides
Pitfalls and difficult cases in evaluating the aorta by echo EUROECHO 2011 R Rosenhek (Vienna, AT) Teaching Course
Bicuspid aortic valve and aortopathy ESC 2015 Artur Evangelista Slides
The best imaging of the aorta ESC 2011 Rossella Fattori Slides

Heart Valve Disease

Title Event Authors Type
How- to diagnose and guide the management of ischaemic mitral regurgitation? EUROECHO 2013 L. E. Sade Slides
Echocardiographic segmentation and surgical anatomy of the mitral valve: How- to guide mitral valve repair in mitral valve prolapse? EUROECHO 2013 O. Tufekcioglu Slides
Aortic regurgitation EUROECHO 2013 J. J. G. de Diego Slides
Evaluation of aortic stenosis EUROECHO 2013 P. Pibarot Slides
What is the best time to intervene? EUROECHO 2013 C. M. Otto Slides
Grading aortic stenosis: tips and tricks EUROECHO 2013 R. Dulgheru Slides
Myth Benefit of surgery in paradoxical low-flow/ low-gradient AS: low-flow/ low-gradient AS: EUROECHO 2013 J-L. Monin Slides
Reality Paradoxical low - flow, low - gradient AS with normal LV ejection fraction Benefit of Surgery?: Realit EUROECHO 2013 P. Pibarot Slides
The tricuspid valve EUROECHO 2013 L. P. Badano Slides
Low flow – low gradient aortic stenosis EUROECHO 2013 P. Pibarot Slides
Stress echocardiography in valve disease EUROECHO 2012 Patrizio Lancellotti Slides
Basic 3D assessment of the valves. EUROECHO 2012 Alain Berrebi Slides
What measurements are key prior to Mitra-Clip? EUROECHO 2012 Eric Brochet Slides
Acute aortic syndrome: transesophageal approach EUROECHO 2012 Maria Joao Andrade Slides
PISA is the best tool to define mitral regurgitation severity EUROECHO 2012 D.Messika-Zeitoun Slides
Imaging of the mitral valve EUROECHO 2012 Judy Hung Slides
Mitral regurgitation EUROECHO 2011 JJ Gomez de Diego (Madrid, ES) Teaching Course
Functional mitral regurgitation EUROECHO 2011 S Droogmans (Jette, BE) Slides
Evaluation of aortic regurgitation EUROECHO 2011 A Hagendorff (Leipzig, DE) Slides
Organic mitral regurgitation EUROECHO 2011 E Szymczyk (Lodz, PL) Slides
When to treat tricuspid regurgitation? EUROECHO 2011 M De Bonis (Milano, IT) Slides
Anatomy of tricuspid valve for echocardiographers EUROECHO 2011 I Stankovic (Belgrade, RS) Slides
Severe aortic stenosis: definition, prevalence and outcome in 2011 EUROECHO 2011 C M Otto (Seattle, US) Slides
Echocardiographic evaluation of mitral stenosis EUROECHO 2011 P Unger (Brussels, BE) Slides
A case for the multi-modality evaluation of severe aortic stenosis: the role of low flow gradient and diffuse myocardial fibrosis  ESC 2015 J-L Monin Slides
Clipping mitral valve for Mitral Regurgitation ESC 2015 R S Von Bardeleben Slides
Difficult diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis - State of the art lecture ESC 2015 M J Antunes Slides
Patient prosthesis mismatch ESC 2013 M. Galderisi Webcast
Pressure recovery in aortic stenosis ESC 2013 S. Ray Webcast
How to assess transcatheter valve function? ESC 2013 P. Pibarot Slides
Normal mitral annulus geometry and function: do we need three-dimensional echo? ESC 2013 L. Badano Webcast
Paravalvular regurgitation an integrated approach ESC 2012 A Goncalves Webcast

Ischemic Heart Disease

Title Event Authors Type
New insights in acute coronary syndromes derived from intracoronary imaging EUROECHO 2013 A. N. Neskovic Slides
Coronary artery disease: bringing the right ventricule on the scene EUROECHO 2012 Loukianos Rallidis Slides
Functional assessment of intermediate coronary lesions: the non-invasive approach is the best EUROECHO 2012 Eugenio Picano Slides
Rational use of imaging for viability evaluation EUROECHO 2011 L A Pierard Slides
Early coronary artery disease (Family screening for cardiac disease) ESC 2015 S Achenbach Slides
Future direction for research in myocardial perfusion imaging ESC 2015 P A Kaufmann Slides
Future direction for research in strain imaging after myocardial infarction ESC 2015 K H Haugaa Slides
Stable coronary heart disease - What do the Guidelines say? (Imaging guided management in recent ESC Guidelines) ESC 2015 U Sechtem Slides
MRI Clinical value in acute coronary syndrome ESC 2012 H Thiele Webcast
CMR imaging to guide complex revascularisation in stable coronary artery disease ESC 2012 J Schwitter Slides

Magnetic resonance imaging

Title Event Authors Type
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance - the principles EUROECHO 2013 S. Plein Slides
Differentiation of myocarditis EUROECHO 2013 B.P. Paelinck Slides
Use of computed tomography and magnetic resonance in cancer patients: when are they needed? EUROECHO 2013 Thor Edvardsen Slides
CMR: how it is done and how it differs from echocardiography EUROECHO 2012 Aernout Michiel Beek Slides
CMR - The new kid on the block EUROECHO 2012 Dudley Pennell Slides
Myocardial perfusion CMR is superior to SPECT - PRO EUROECHO 2012 Bernhard Lothar Maria Gerber Slides
The additional value of cardiac MRI EUROECHO 2012 Ralf Wassmuth Slides
Advantages and limits of cardiac MRI assessment EUROECHO 2012 Ingo Eitel Slides
Additional value of contrast-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance EUROECHO 2012 Bernhard Lothar Maria Gerber Slides
Acute aortic syndrome: CT/ CMR approaches EUROECHO 2012 Koen Nieman Slides
CMR/CT evaluation of pericardial disease EUROECHO 2012 Bernard P Paelinck Slides
Added value of CMR fibrosis imaging in atrial fibrillation: present and future ESC 2015 L Mont Slides
CMR and SPECT: the CE-MARC study ESC 2015 J Greenwood Slides
CMR for risk stratification in heart failure ESC 2015 C Bucciarelli-Ducci Slides
CMR in the differential diagnosis of cardiomyopathies ESC 2015 C E Rochitte Slides
Cardiac magnetic resonance can predict appropriate primary prevention ICD-therapy in ischemic and dilated cardiomyopathy patients using late gadolinium enhancement heterogeneity ESC 2015 R Jablonowski Slides
Future direction for research in CMR to impact patients management ESC 2015 V Ferrari Slides
MRI in patients with implantable devices: what is the risk today? ESC 2015 MJW Gotte Slides
State of the Art on the prognostic role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance ESC 2015 I Eitel Slides
The added value of CMR: diagnosis and prognosis.(Cardiac imaging in diastolic dysfunction) ESC 2015 C Deluigi Slides
Utility of cardiac MRI in detecting myocardial involvement and predicting adverse events in sarcoidosis: A study in 330 patients ESC 2015 V Kouranos Slides
Quantitative perfusion imaging with cardiovascular magnetic resonance ESC 2013 S. Plein Webcast
Clinical value in acute coronary syndrome ESC 2012 H Thiele Webcast
Ongoing imaging trials that may change clinical practice ESC 2012 E Nagel Webcast
CMR imaging to guide complex revascularisation in stable coronary artery disease ESC 2012 J Schwitter slides
Pathophysiological considerations on stress CMR ESC 2012 A M G Almeida slides
Myocarditis ESC 2011 H Mahrholdt Slides
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance for timing pulmonary valve replacement ESC 2011 E Valsangiacomo Buechel Slides
How a heart failure cardiovascular magnetic resonance follow-up can improve patients care ESC 2011 D J Pennell Slides
Criteria for the CMR diagnosis of stress induced (Takotsubo) cardiomyopathy: A series of 90 patients in Europe and north America ESC 2010 I Eitel Slides
 Added value of T1 mapping in differentiating hypertrophic phenotype EuroCMR 2015 Marianna Fontana Webcast
 T1 and T2 assessment in cardiac transplant rejection EuroCMR 2015 Pierre-Yves Marie Webcast
 The role of CMR to guide TAVR EuroCMR 2015 Matthias Gutberlet Webcast
 CMR for evaluation of intracardiac mass EuroCMR 2015 Patricia Bandettini Webcast
How to do good late gadolinium enhancement EuroCMR 2015 Patricia Bandettini Webcast
Basic physics: spins and hardware EuroCMR 2015 Michael Salerno Webcast
How to assess valvular disease EuroCMR 2015 Jens Vogel-Claussen Webcast
Myocardial perfusion imaging EuroCMR 2015 Robert Manka Webcast
Late Gadolinium enhancement EuroCMR 2015 Sonia Nielles-Vallespin Webcast
How to do adenosine stress CMR EuroCMR 2014 Mark Westwood Webcast
How to do T1 mapping  EuroCMR 2014 Martin Ugander Webcast
How to do edema imaging EuroCMR 2014 Daniel Messroghli Webcast
Role of CMR in HCM risk stratification EuroCMR 2014 William McKenna Webcast
CMR in sports cardiology - risk and physiology EuroCMR 2014 Steffen Petersen Webcast
Imaging the RVOT before and after interventions EuroCMR 2014 Vivek Muthurangu Webcast
Acute and chronic ischemic heart disease EuroCMR 2014 Holger Thiele Webcast

Masses, tumors, systemic diseases, source of embolism and pulmonary embolism

Title Event Authors Type
TOE in surgery for cardiac mass, tumors and pericardial disease EUROECHO 2012 Mauro PEPI Slides
Multi-imaging approach: positive criteria EUROECHO 2012 Laurent DAVIN Slides

Multi-modality imaging

Title Event Authors Type
Multi-modality imaging in heart failure EUROECHO 2013 O. Gaemperli Slides
Acute aortic syndrome: CT/ CMR approaches EUROECHO 2012 Koen Nieman Slides
How do I valve size for a TAVI procedure? EUROECHO 2012 Ehud Schwammenthal Slides
Multi-imaging approach: positive criteria EUROECHO 2012 Laurent DAVIN Slides
Fusion imaging EUROECHO 2012 Roberto M Lang Slides
CMR/CT evaluation of pericardial disease EUROECHO 2012 Bernard P Paelinck Slides
Bicuspid aortic valve: only valvular disease? EUROECHO 2011 A Evangelista Masip Teaching Course
Rational use of imaging for viability evaluation EUROECHO 2011 L A Pierard Slides
The role of scar: from echo to cardiac MRI EUROECHO 2011 N Van De Veire Slides
Advanced imaging of the left atrium (Strain/CT/3D/MRI) EUROECHO 2011 M Rosca Slides
Cardiovascular imaging update 2013 ESC 2013 L. A. Pierard Webcast
Fusion imaging ESC 2013 O. Gaemperli Webcast
Which is the best imaging modality for patient selection in each clinical scenario? ESC 2013 E. Joyce Webcast
Spectral and colour-coded computed tomography ESC 2012 Z A Fayad Webcast
Patient selection ESC 2012 V Delgado Webcast
CT and magnetic resonance in electrophysiological interventions ESC 2012 A M G Almeida Webcast
Which patients may benefit from hybrid imaging? ESC 2012 O Gaemperli Webcast
In image processing ESC 2012 N Bruining Webcast
Non-invasive imaging of myocardial fibrosis ESC 2012 T H Marwick Slides

Pericardial disease

Title Event Authors Type
Pericardial disease: what does it change EUROECHO 2013 A. Klein Slides
CMR/CT evaluation of pericardial disease EUROECHO 2012 Bernard Paelinck Slides

Principles of quality assessment in echocardiography

Title Event Authors Type
Quality control in the echo-lab EUROECHO 2013 Alexandros Stefanidis (Athens, Greece) Slides
How do I valve size for a TAVI procedure? EUROECHO 2012 Ehud Schwammenthal Slides
Quantitation of left ventricular dimensions and function EUROECHO 2012 Patricia Reant Slides
Quantitation of right ventricular dimensions and function EUROECHO 2012 Tomasz Kukulski Slides
Parameters for characterizing systole: advantages and limits EUROECHO 2012 Thomas H Marwick Slides
The left atrium in 3D EUROECHO 2012 Laura Ernande Slides
The normal heart and its invasive and non-invasive evaluation: what should we keep? EUROECHO 2012 Otto Smiseth Slides
How to evaluate diastolic function? General recommendations EUROECHO 2011 B A Popescu Slides
Pitfalls and difficult cases in evaluating the aorta by echo EUROECHO 2011 R Rosenhek Teaching Course
3D strain by ultrasound: limitation and reproducibility EUROECHO 2011 D Muraru Slides
Accuracy of LV volumetric measurements by 2D and 3D EUROECHO 2011 B Cosyns Teaching course
Advanced imaging of the left atrium (Strain/CT/3D/MRI) EUROECHO 2011 M Rosca Case presentation
3D deformation imaging: advantages and challenges ESC 2012 Denisa Muraru Webcast
Deformation Imaging ESC 2012 Jens-Uwe Voigt Webcast
Geometrical errors of the PW Doppler flow method in quantifying degenerative mitral regurgitation ESC 2012 Ben Ren Slides
Quantification of LV function: is 3D the must? ESC 2012 Luigi Badano Webcast

Stress Echocardiography / Stress MRI

Title Event Authors Type
Stress echocardiography in heart failure to guide treatment EUROECHO 2013 L. Pierard Slides
Stress echocardiography in valve disease Euroecho 2012 EUROECHO 2012 P Lancellotti Slides
Contractile reserve induced by dobutamine challenge is crucial for clinical management EUROECHO 2009 R Sicari Webcast
Stress Echo: usefulness and limitations ESC 2012 Rosa Sicari Webcast
Pathophysiological considerations on stress CMR ESC 2012 A M G Almeida Slides
An abnormal left ventricular exercise stress echocardiography response in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease is associated with subclinical myocardial dysfunction ESC 2012 Arthur Nasis Webcast

The echocardiographic examination

Title Event Authors Type
Intracardiac flow patterns: from normality to pathology EUROECHO 2013 K. Itatani Slides
The complete standard examination EUROECHO 2012 Theodora Zaglavara Slides
Vortex flow imaging ESC 2013 D. R. Muniz Webcast

Three-dimensional echocardiography

Title Event Authors Type
The left atrium: size and function EUROECHO 2013 D. Muraru Slides
What 3D strain is? Different approaches to measure myocardial deformation in 3D EUROECHO 2013 P. Sengupta Slides
Comparison of 2D and 3D strain estimation EUROECHO 2013 T. Edvardsen Slides
Percutaneous mitral valve interventions EUROECHO 2013 E. Bronchet Slides
Mitral stenosis: grading stenosis severity (2D/3D) EUROECHO 2012 David Messika-Zeitoun Slides
Basic 3D assessment of the valves. EUROECHO 2012 Alain Berrebi Slides
3D Echo assessment of right ventricle EUROECHO 2012 Folkert J Ten Cate Slides
EUROECHO Honorary Lecture: Three dimensional echocardiography has come of age: promises and perspectives EUROECHO 2012 Roberto M Lang Slides
The left atrium in 3D EUROECHO 2012 Laura Ernande Slides

Transoesophageal echocardiography

Title Event Authors Type
TOE for percutaneous closure of septal defect EUROECHO 2012 Werner Budts Slides
TOE in Percutaneous Valve Repair EUROECHO 2012 Dominique A Bettex Slides
How to handle concomitant tricuspid valve insufficiency - The role of transoesophageal echocardiography EUROECHO 2011 AJ Berrebi Teaching Course
Role of TEE in diagnosis & management of aortic dissection EUROECHO 2011 A A Pasquet Teaching Course
Comprehensive 2D and 3D transoesophageal echocardiography assessment of the mitral and aortic valve. EUROECHO 2011 A A Pasquet Teaching Course