World Congress Thoracic Imaging June 18-21, 2017, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts June 18-21, 2017, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts

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7:30-8:30 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 18: Cardiac (Coronary Artery Disease)
Ballroom A, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Karen Ordovas, MD
Linda B. Haramati, MD
7:30 SS 18-1. Computed Tomography Evaluation of Left Atrial Enlargement in the Setting of Mitral Valve Disorder
Dexter Mendoza, Adam Bernheim, Brent P Little, Nikhil Goyal
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
7:40 SS 18-2. Coronary CT Angiography-Derived Quantitative Markers for Predicting In-Stent Restenosis
Brian E. Jacobs1, Christian Tesche1, Carlo N. De Cecco1, Moritz Albrecht1, Rozemarijn Vliegenthart2, Akos Varga-Szemes1, Daniel Steinberg1, Richard R. Bayer II1, Salvatore Chiaramida1, U. Joseph Schoepf1
1Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA, 2University Medical Center Groningen, Gronigen, Netherlands
7:50 SS 18-3. Quality of Coronary Arteries on Chest CTA with High Pitch Mode: Comparison Between Second-Generation And Third-Generation Dual-Source CT Scanners
Cheng Ting Lin, Linda Chu, Stefan L. Zimmerman, Elliot K. Fishman
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
8:00 SS 18-4. Third-Generation Dual-Source Computed Tomography of the Coronary Arteries: Impact on Image Quality and Radiation Dose
Paul Apfaltrer1, Dieter H. Szolar2, Eric Wurzinger2, Christian Loewe1, Helmut Ringl1, Erich Sorantin3, Georg Apfaltrer4
1Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 2Diagnostikum Graz-Südwest, Graz, Austria, 3Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria, 4Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
8:10 SS 18-5. Performance of Handheld Phone for Evaluation of Coronary Artery Stenosis and Anomaly on Coronary CTA
Cheng Ting Lin, Stefan L. Zimmerman, Linda Chu, John Eng, Elliot K. Fishman
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
8:20 SS 18-6. Relationship of Coronary Artery Calcification to Short Term Outcomes in Subjects Undergoing Lobectomy for Lung Cancer
Preston Bethea, Ken Armeson, James G. Ravenel
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
7:30-8:30 CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSION 19: Cardiac (MRI, Valvular)
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Gautham Reddy, MD
Jacobo Kirsch, MD
7:30 SS 19-1. Enhancement of Epicardial Fat and Relationship to Coronary Artery Disease
Kimberly Kallianos, Maria Clara Lorca, Gustavo Lopes Moraes, Zlatko Devcic, Iryna Lobach, Karen Ordovas
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
7:40 SS 19-2. Systematic Assessment of Aortic Valve Calcification in TAVI Patients on native and contrast-enhanced CT - Correlation of different Calcification Scores with Patient Outcome
Matthias Eberhard, Jovana Pavicevic, Monika Mastalerz, Thomas Frauenfelder, Felix Tanner, Thi Dan Linh Nguyen-Kim
University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
7:50 SS 19-3. Optimization of Tube Voltage Selection for Coronary CTA
Furhawn Shah, John Hunter, Dominik Fleischmann
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
8:00 SS 19-4.Coronary Artery Assessment using Free-breathing Self-navigated Radial Whole-heart MRA technique in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease
Moritz H. Albrecht, Brian E. Jacobs, Akos Varga-Szemes, George Apfaltrer, Christian Tesche, Carlo N. De Cecco, Jane Xu, Taylor M. Duguay, Arni Nutting, U. Joseph Schoepf
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
8:10 SS 19-5. Assessing Myocardial Chamber Sizes and Enhancement on Non-ECG-gated CT: Towards Diagnosing Cardiac Amyloid
Michael K Atalay, Matthew Pouw, Saurabh Agarwal, Kevin Chang, Grayson Baird
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
8:20 SS 19-6. Cardiac Amyloid on Non-ECG-gated Contrast CT: How Good Are We?
Michael Atalay, Matthew Pouw, Saurabh Agarwal, Kevin Chang, Grayson Baird
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
8:30-9:00 COFFEE BREAK
Hall C & D, 2nd Floor
Ballroom A, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Yung-Liang Wan, MD
Ann N. Leung, MD
9:00 Pulmonary Imaging Technique and Pitfalls
Professor Anne N. Leung, MD
Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
9:20 Pulmonary Embolism: Overdiagnosis and Misdiagnosis
Professor Linda B. Hamarati, MD
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
9:40 Imaging of Chronic Pulmonary Embolism
Carole Dennie, MD
The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderator: Sanjeev Bhalla, MD
9:00 Acute Aortic Syndrome Imaging
Professor Geoffrey Rubin, MD, MBA
Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
9:20 Imaging of Aortic Vasculitis and Infection
Santiago Martinez-Jimenez, MD
Saint Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
9:40 Pre and Post-Operative and Post Interventional Imaging of the Aorta
Marco Das, MD, PhD
Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Rooms 302 & 304, 3rd Floor
Moderator: Sharyn L.S. MacDonald, MBChB
9:00 Imaging of Pacemakers/ICDs/ECMO/Assist Devices
Ahmed H. El Sherief, MD
VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
9:20 Imaging of Cardiac Masses
Kristopher W. Cummings, MD
Mayo Clinic Arizona, Phoenix, AZ, USA
9:40 Coronary Calcium Imaging and Coronary CTA
Professor Joseph Schoepf, MD, FAHA, FSCBT-MR, FNASCI, FSCCT
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
10:00-10:30 COFFEE BREAK
Hall C & Auditorium, 2nd Floor
Ballroom BC, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Suhny Abbara, MD
Udo Hoffmann, MD
10:30 2D and 3D Imaging/Printing in Operative Planning
Dong Hyun Yang, MD
Asan Medical Center & University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
10:50 Myocardial and Pericardial Infections/Inflammation
Professor Karen G. Ordovas, MD
University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
11:10 MRI of Infiltrative Disorders of the Myocardium
Gautham P. Reddy, MD, MPH
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
11:30 Cardiac Stress MRI
Jared D. Christiansen, MD
Duke University Medicual Center, Durham, NC, USA
11:50 PET/MR in Cardiac Imaging
Mark L. Schiebler, MD
UW-Madison, Madison, WI, USA
7:30-8:30 HOT TOPICS SESSION 3: Cardiac
Rooms 302 & 304, 3rd Floor
Moderators: Joel E. Fishman, MD
Manudeep K. Kalra, MD
7:40 HT 03-2. PROVIDI Score Predicts All-cause Mortality in a Diverse Inner-city US Population
A. S. Bader1, J. M. Levsky2, B. A. Zalta2, A. Shmukler2, A. Gohari2, V. R. Jain2, L. B. Haramati2
1Jacobi Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 2Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY.
7:50 HT 03-3. The Diagnostic Performance and Comparison of Subtracted Computed Tomography Angiography in Assessing Coronary Artery Disease with Heavy Calcification or Arteries with in-Stent Restenosis
Y. Wan, C. Chen, I. Hsieh, M. Wen
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, TAIWAN.
8:00 HT 03-4. Effect of Coronary Artery Calcification and Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction on Post-Ablation Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence
J. H. Espey, III
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
8:10 HT 03-5. Can magnetic resonance angiography be an alternative imaging strategy to computed tomography angiography in the diagnostic workup of pulmonary embolism
J. Pressacco1, J. Maki2, J. Finn3, J. Chauny1, J. Lambert1, A. Desjardins1, A. K. Toporowicz1, Y. Irislimane1, K. Papas1
1University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, CANADA, 2University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 3University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
8:20 HT 03-6. What information about Cardiac CT is available to patients on the Internet? An Assessment of origin, quality and accuracy
S. B. O'Neill, F. Coolbear, T. Sedlic, J. Mayo
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CANADA
8:30 HT 03-7. Identification of Right Heart Chamber Enlargement on Non-ECG-gated Thoracic CT
Z. Nuffer, J. Clegg, K. Kaproth-Joslin, A. Chaturvedi
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
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