THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2022

Kindly note that the programme will still be subject to changes.

08:30 – 09:45

INTRODUCTION TO CARDIAC CT - "Fiat Lux" (Basic)

Patient’s Preparation and Scanning Protocols
C. Liguori, Naples/IT

Grading of Coronary Arteries Stenoses: How I do it
M. Chiocchi, Rome/IT
Cardiac CT following Coronary Revascularization: Stents and By-Pass
R. Faletti, Turin/IT

Moderators:
G. Cundari, Rome/IT
S. Jankovic, Nis/RS

10:00 – 11:15

INTRODUCTION TO CARDIAC MR - "More maiorum" (Basic)

Introduction to Basic Cardiac MR Scanning Planes
L. D‘Errico, Cambridge/UK
Cardiac MR in Acute Myocardial Infarction and Viability Assessment
J. Alves Costa, Porto/PT

CMR Imaging of Myocardial Fibrosis: Significance and Prognostic Implications
N. Galea, Rome/IT

Moderators:
A. Bulum, Zagreb/HR
M. Halfmann, Mainz/DE

11:45 – 12:45

SELECTED ORAL PRESENTATIONS I: ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE

Associations between left atrial volumetric and blood flow- parameters: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
M. Pradella, Basel/CH
Coronary CTA-based Calcium Scoring: In-Vitro and In-Vivo Validation of a Novel Virtual Non-Iodine Reconstruction Algorithm on a Clinical, First Generation Photon Counting-Detector System
T. Emrich, Mainz/DE
First In-Vivo Plaque Characterization with Ultra-High Resolution Coronary Photon-Counting CT Angiography
V. Mergen, Zurich/CH
High risk coronary plaque features are common in a general population examined with cardiac computed tomography angiography: results from an annotated dataset designed for deep learning
E. Fagman, Gothenburg/SE
Detection of papillary muscles involvement in subacute STEMI using T1 mapping and Cine sequences
G. Pambianchi, Rome/IT
Characterization of microvascular injury with parametric mapping in reperfused acute myocardial infarction: correlation with vascular physiology at invasive coronary angiography
A. Bettinelli, Milan/IT
MRI Validated Myocardial Characterization with Extracellular Volume Quantification on a First-Generation, dual-source Photon-Counting Detector CT
A. Varga-Szemes, Charleston/US

Moderators:
T. D’Angelo, Messina/IT
M. Pop, Targu-Mures/RO

13:00 – 14:00

INDUSTRY SPONSORED LUNCH SYMPOSIUM

14:15 – 15:30

ESCR MEETS ESTI: LONG-COVID SYNDROME: THE STING IN THE TAIL OF SARS-CoV2 - "Vulpes pilum mutat, non mores" (Opening Session)

The Long-COVID Syndrome: A Multisystemic Constellation of Signs and Symptoms
F. Landi, Rome/IT

The Long-COVID Syndrome and the Lung
A. R. Larici, Rome/IT
The Long-Term Manifestations of Neuro-COVID: Imaging Correlates
C. Colosimo, Rome/IT

Role of Advanced Imaging in Acute and Post-COVID-19 Cardiomyopathy
M. Francone, Milan/IT

Moderators:
C. Catalano, Rome/IT
F. De Cobelli, Milan/IT
L. Natale, Rome/IT

15:45 – 17:00

CARDIO ONCOLOGY - "Parum veneni non nocet" (Advanced)

Surveillance for Cardiotoxicity: Cardiac MR to Unveil the Mechanisms of Cancer Treatment-Related Cardiac Dysfunction
B. Wintersperger, Toronto/CA

Adverse Cardiovascular Effects of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: What is the imaging evidence?
A. Jacquier, Marseille/FR

Cardiac Masses: The Role of Multimodality Imaging Techniques for Improved Tissue Characterization
L. Natale, Rome/IT

Moderators:
E. Di Cesare, Aquila/IT
L. Monti, Milan/IT

17:05 – 18:20

ESCR MEETS NASCI: CV DISEASE IN WOMEN - "Quod non potest diabolus mulier evincit" (Basic)

Global Burden of Cardiovascular Disease in Women
C. Dennie, Ottawa/CA

The Difference between a Man and a Woman’s Heart
B. Velthuis, Utrecht/NL

CMR and Ischemic Heart Disease in Women: From Obstructive CAD to MINOCA/INOCA
C. Bucciarelli Ducci, London/GB

Cardiovascular Imaging Considerations Related to Pregnancy
D. Litmanovich, Boston/US

Moderators:
M. Hrabak-Paar, Zagreb/HR
M. Pirnat, Maribor/SL

18:20

OPENING CEREMONY