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How and why to measure LV myocardial strain according to EACVI/ASE standards and Industry Task Force activities

EACVI webinar

26/10/2017 18:00 26/10/2017 19:00 Europe/Paris How and why to measure LV myocardial strain according to EACVI/ASE standards and Industry Task Force activities

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European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging DD/MM/YYYY
Myocardial Disease
Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging

Focus on

By attending this webinar, the audience will:

  • Learn how to measure and to interpret strain according to the common EACVI/ASE standards.
  • Learn about the progress made by the EACVI/ASE/Industry Task Force in standardising of strain measurements.
  • Understand the added value and the limitations of deformation imaging for assessing left ventricular function.
  • Receive an overview on the most common clinical applications of strain imaging in routine practice.

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voigt_jens-uwe-2015.jpgProfessor Jens-Uwe Voigt, FESC
Department of Cardiovascular Diseases
University Hospital Leuven, Belgium

edvardsen-2012.jpgProfessor Thor Edvardsen, FESC
Department Of Cardiology
Oslo University Hospital, Norway


badano-2011.jpgProfessor Luigi Badano, FESC
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences
University of Padua, Italy



Session information

The webinar addresses cardiologists working in the field of multimodality imaging (Echo, CMR, Nuclear) and cardiovascular imaging community.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

 Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and Tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).