THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2020

09:00-10:00

REFRESHER COURSE I: Imaging of the aorta & peripheral arteries: CT or MRI or both?

Ascending aorta aneurysm – current guidelines
Jean-Nicolas DACHER (Rouen/FR)

Acute aortic syndrome: How to avoid mistakes?
Christian LOEWE (Vienna/AT)

Aortic inflammation
Valentin SINITSYN (Moscow/RU)

CT/MR of the peripheral arteries
Tim LEINER (Utrecht/NL)

10:00-11:00

REFRESHER COURSE II: Six imaging pearls to take home

Cardiomyopathy
Luigi NATALE (Rome/IT)

Cardiac valves
Gudrun FEUCHTNER (Innsbruck/AT)

Coronary arteries
Alexandros KALLIFATIDIS (Thessaloniki/GR)

Pericardium
Charles PEEBLES (Southampton/UK)

Cardiac masses
Jan BOGAERT (Leuven/BE)

Aorta
Florian WOLF (Vienna/AT)

11:00-12:00

REFRESHER COURSE III: Congenital cardiovascular disease made easy

Tetralogy of Fallot
Aurelio SECINARO (Rome/IT)

Bicuspid aortic valve and aortic coarctation
Matthias GUTBERLET (Leipzig/DE)

Transposition of the great arteries
Daniel DEVOS (Ghent/BE)

Central & peripheral veins
Maja HRABAK PAAR (Zagreb/HR)

12:00-13:00

BEST OF ABSTRACT PRESENTATION

Christian Tesche
Improved Prognostic Value of Coronary CT Angiography-derived Plaque Information and Clinical Parameter on Adverse Cardiac Outcome Using Machine Learning

Daniel Lorenzatti
T1 mapping of the remote non-infarct myocardium for predicting adverse left ventricular remodeling following STEMI

Davide Capra
Computed tomography-derived myocardial extracellular volume: an early biomarker of cardiotoxicity in esophageal cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy

Robert J. Holtackers
Steadily increasing inversion time improves blood suppression in free-breathing 3D late gadolinium enhancement MRI for excellent dark-blood contrast with submillimeter isotropic resolution

Tilman Emrich
Radiomic Analysis of T1 and T2 Maps yield high diagnostic accuracy to detect histologic derived chronic myocardial inflammation in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

Moritz Halfmann
Atrial Strain Assessment Indicates Progressive Impairment of Left Atrial Function in Fabry’s Disease

Gemma Burcet
Beyond false lumen thrombosis and diameter: new morphological CT parameters for risk stratification in chronic aortic dissection

Sara Boccalini
Feasibility of Gadolinium k-edge angiography with different gadolinium chelates with a Spectral Photon Counting CT in rabbits

Anton Kilburg
Highly accelerated intra-cardiac 4D Flow measurements using Compressed Sensing are highly accurate and equally reproducible compared to conventional 4D Flow sequences

Marco Gatti
Cardiac Imaging in Italy:current status and future perspectives. Results from a national Survey by theCantera of the Italian college of cardiac radiology by SIRM

13:50-14:00

Opening statements by the ESCR President & Congress President

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

14:00-15:20

HIGHLIGHT SESSION: The Heart Connected

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

Systemic infection/inflammation & The heart during a pandemic
Marco FRANCONE (Rome/IT)

Cardiotoxicity of drugs
Elie MOUSSEAUX (Paris/FR)

The Heart, Mind & Body Connection
Birgitta VELTHUIS (Utrecht/NL)

Discussion

15:50-17:00

STATE OF THE ART I: The Failing Heart & Valves: How CT & MR can further help

Chair: Rozemarijn VLIEGENTHART (Groningen/NL)
Chair: Marco FRANCONE (Rome/IT)

Cardiac imaging in patients with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF)
Charles PEEBLES (Southampton/UK)

Cardiac imaging in patients with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF)
Luigi NATALE (Rome/IT)

CT evaluation of ventricular assist devices
Maja HRABAK PAAR (Zagreb/HR)

Multimodality imaging of endocarditis
Matthias GUTBERLET (Leipzig/DE)

Discussion

17:15-17:45

KEYNOTE LECTURE

The evolving role of the cardiovascular radiologist: current and future perspectives
Konstantin NIKOLAOU (Tübingen/DE)

17:45-17:50

CLOSING REMARKS

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