FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2020

09:00-10:00

REFRESHER COURSE IV: Cardiovascular imaging in stroke patients

Clinical overview of neurovascular stroke
Birgitta VELTHUIS (Utrecht/NL)

Intracardiac sources of stroke
Alexis JACQUIER (Marseille/FR)

Extracardiac sources of stroke
Slavica KOVAČIĆ (Rijeka/HR)

Imaging the carotid vulnerable plaque
Luca SABA (Cagliari/IT)

10:00-11:00

REFRESHER COURSE V: Global cardiovascular risk assessment

Cardiovascular biomarkers in asymptomatic individuals
Katarzyna GRUSZCZYNSKA (Katowice/PL)

The importance of extracoronary atherosclerosis
Daniel BOS (Rotterdam/NL)

Calcium scoring: current state of knowledge
Rozemarijn VLIEGENTHART (Groningen/NL)

Imaging of Pulmonary Hypertension
Karl-Friedrich KREITNER (Mainz/DE)

11:00-12:00

REFRESHER COURSE VI: Another day, another problem: CT/MR in daily practice

A patient with thick myocardium
Giuseppe MUSCOGIURI (Milan/IT)

A patient with an enlarged left ventricle
Maja PIRNAT (Maribor/SLO)

Restrictive cardiomyopathy vs. constrictive pericarditis
Charles PEEBLES (Southampton/UK)

A patient with myocarditis
Matthias GUTBERLET (Leipzig/DE)

A patient with a prosthetic heart valve
Ricardo BUDDE (Rotterdam/NL)

A patient with arterial hypertension
Carlo CATALANO (Rome/IT)

12:55-13:00

Welcome & session introduction

Chair: Marco FRANCONE (Rome/IT)
Chair: Matthias GUTBERLET (Leipzig/DE)

13:00-14:20

STATE OF THE ART II: Current Clinical Guidelines

Chair: Marco FRANCONE (Rome/IT)
Chair: Matthias GUTBERLET (Leipzig/DE)

Performance and indications for coronary computed tomographic angiography
Rozemarijn VLIEGENTHART (Groningen/NL)

CT and MR imaging prior to TAVI: ESCR guidelines
Rodrigo SALGADO (Antwerp/BE)

Appropriate use criteria for multimodality imaging in the assessment of cardiac structure and function in nonvalvular heart disease
Stephen HARDEN (Southampton/UK)

Chronic coronary syndromes
Giles RODITI (Glasgow/UK)

Discussion

14:55-16:10

STATE OF THE ART III: New directions in contemporary cardiac imaging

Chair: Christian LOEWE (Vienna/AT)
Chair: Konstantin NIKOLAOU (Tübingen/DE)

Multiparametric cardiac MRI: Mapping techniques for advanced tissue characterisation
Jens BREMERICH (Basel/CH)

Myocardial deformation assessment using MRI
Tilman EMRICH (Mainz/DE)

CT-FFR vs CT-perfusion: two faces of the same coin?
Gianluca PONTONE (Milan/IT)

Artificial intelligence for clinical decision support in cardiovascular imaging
Tim LEINER (Utrecht/NL)

Discussion

16:25-17:00

KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair: Maja HRABAK PAAR (Zagreb/HR)
Chair: Jens BREMERICH (Basel/CH)
Chair: Rodrigo SALGADO (Antwerp/BE)

1) Introduction of Joseph Schoepf as honorary member

2) Current trends in cardiovascular imaging
Joseph SCHOEPF (Charleston/US)

17:00-17:15

CLOSING

Chair: Maja HRABAK PAAR (Zagreb/HR)
Chair: Jens BREMERICH (Basel/CH)
Chair: Rodrigo SALGADO (Antwerp/BE)

1) Announcement of the abstract winner
2) Closing remarks