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XIV International meeting of echocardiography and multimodality imaging

Organised by the School of Cardiovascular disease, University of Messina

Add to calendar06/10/20160:00 08/10/20160:00 Europe/Paris XIV International meeting of echocardiography and multimodality imaging

A focus on the latest non-invasive cardiac multi-modality imaging applications, and in particular on
echocardiography in heart diseases.

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Summary

A focus on the latest non-invasive cardiac multi-modality imaging applications, and in particular on
echocardiography in heart diseases.



Programme

Workshop

October, 06 2016

I SESSION Role of imaging in patients with stroke
15.00 - 15.15 Cardiac source of embolism
15.15 - 15.30 How to understand patent foramen ovale clinical significance
15.30 - 15.45 Patients with atrial fibrillation: does imaging add to CHADVASC?
15.45 - 16.00 The role of multimodality imaging
16.00 - 16.15 Discussion
16.15 - 16.45 Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A decade of progress
II SESSION Asymptomatic valvular disease: which imaging arguments to operate……
or not ?
17.00 - 17.15 Severe mitral regurgitation
17.15 - 17.30 Severe aortic stenosis
17.30 - 17.45 Severe aortic insufficiency
17.45 - 18.00 Severe tricuspid regurgitation
18.00 - 18.15 Discussion
III SESSION Interactive clinical cases. Part 1
18.15 - 19.00
IV SESSION
19.00 - 19.30 Practical session
V SESSION Incremental role of imaging in patients with arterial hypertension
09.00 - 09.15 Cardiac remodeling and LV function in patients with hypertension: which news?
09.15 - 09.30 Is there a place for imaging in primary and secondary prevention?
09.30 - 09.50 Treatment of arterial hyper tension: state of the art
09.50 - 10.10 Discussion
10.10 - 10.30 Lecture: hypertension and obesity “a common but bad marriage”
VI SESSION Imaging patient with dyspnoea
10.30 - 10.45 Pericardial disease
10.45 - 11.00 Pulmonary embolism
11.00 - 11.15 Acute valvular disease
11.15 - 11.30 Prosthetic valve dysfunction
11.30 - 11.45 Discussion
VII SESSION
11.45 - 12.30 Clinical cases. Part 2
VIII SESSION
12.30 - 13.00 Practical session

XIV International Meeting Of Echocardiography and Multimodality ImaginG


15.00 - 15.30 Lecture: “Heart Failure” from imaging to treatment efficacy.
I SESSION Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: state of the art
15.30 - 15.45 Which news from the ESC guidelines 2016?
15.45 - 16.00 Is systolic left ventricular function really normal?
16.00 - 16.15 Role of exercise stress-echo
16.15 - 16.30 Focal or interstitial CMR fibrosis: does it matter?
16.30 - 16.45 Discussion
16.45 - 17.15 Break
II SESSION Management of endocarditis in the era of multimodality imaging
17.15 - 17.30 Role of echocardiography
17.30 - 17.45 Role of CT and CMR
17.45 - 18.00 Role of nuclear medicine
18.00 - 18.20 Complications of Endocarditis: what the mind does not know, eyes do not see
18.20 - 18.40 Discussion
18.40 -19.10 Lecture: Bicuspid Valve state of the art.

October, 08 2016

III SESSION State of the art in “Imaging in ischemic heart disease”
09.00 - 09.15 Echocardiography: is it required in all patients?... Which stress for which patients?...
Echocontrastography?
09.15 - 09.30 Computed tomography(CT): from anatomical to functional imaging
09.30 - 09.45 Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR): ventricular function, myocardial
fibrosis, perfusion and more...
09.45 - 10.00 Nuclear medicine: role of fusion imaging
10.00 - 10.20 Which news in the treatment of ischemic heart disease
10.20 - 10.45 Discussion
IV SESSION Myocardial strain and vortex imaging
10.45 - 11.00 Use of deformation in clinical practice: tips and tricks
11.00 - 11.15 Use of deformation in cardiac resynchronization therapy
11.15 - 11.30 Use of deformation for inducible ischemia assessment
11.30 - 11.45 Use of vortex imaging in clinical practise: tips and tricks
11.45 - 12.15 Discussion
12.15 - 13.15 BRUNCH
V SESSION Role of imaging in oncology
13.15 - 13.30 Cardiac dysfunction in patients after cancer treatment: cardiac and oncological
implications
13.30 - 13.45 Role of imaging for the detection of subclinical dysfunction
13.45 - 14.00 Vascular disease as a consequence of cancer therapy: state of the heart
14.00 - 14.15 Discussion
14.15 - 14.45 Prevention of embolic stroke in atrial fibrillation. Which says the last
ESC guidelines?
VI SESSION Imaging in rare cardiomyopathies.
14.45 - 15.00 Hypereosinophilia
15.00 - 15.15 Amyloidosis
15.15 - 15.30 Left ventricular non compaction
15.30 - 15.45 Discussion
15.45 - 16.00 Closure and CME evaluation

Conference Venue

Hilton Giardini Naxos
Via Jannuzzo, 47 - 98035 Giardini Naxos (ME), Italy
tel. +39 0942 51931 fax +39 0942 56128

 

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