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Nuclear Cardiology Lab Slashes Radiation Dose by 60%

2017 09 May

According to new research presented at ICNC 2017, a large nuclear cardiology laboratory has slashed its average radiation dose by 60% in eight years. The study is published in Cardiovascular Imaging. See Also: Prognostic Value of Non-invasive Cardiac Exams in CAD Patients Professor Randall Thompson, a cardiologist at the Mid America Heart Institute,... Read more

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10Th Asian Society of Cardiovascular Imaging Congress

2016 17 Jun

The Asian Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (ASCI) was established on April 29, 2006.  The aim of ASCI is to advance the science and art of cardiovascular imaging through an educational non-profit organisation in Asia.  It will be seen as the principal independent organisation committed to the further development cardiovascular imaging of through education,... Read more

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EUROECHO-IMAGING 2015

2015 25 Nov

Over the years, EuroEcho-Imaging has grown more and more to become the world’s largest cardiovascular imaging congress. This year’s main themes are ‘cardiomyopathies’ and ‘early diagnosis of cardiovascular disease’.The aim of EuroEcho-Imaging will be to create an exciting forum, in which both clinicians and scientists can present and discuss the most... Read more

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3D Scans Spot Signs of Heart Disease

2015 24 Oct

Research conducted by scientists from the MRC's Clinical Sciences Centre at Imperial College London suggests that it might be possible to recognise early signs of heart disease by examining detailed images of the heart. The research is published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. People with high blood pressure develop changes in... Read more

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CSI 2015

2015 24 Jun

CSI will give you a comprehensive overview of major topics in catheter-based therapy and is designed for adult and pediatric interventionalists, cardiovascular surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, technicians and any other medical specialty involved in these procedures. Engineers, device design specialists, and inventors are also finding our format... Read more

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Cardiovascular Imaging in Europe - Who Does What?

2015 18 May

Demand for cardiovascular imaging (CVI) continues to increase due to changes in CV disease epidemiology and ageing of the population. However, reliable statistics on CVI practice in Europe are lacking.In 2013, the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) and the European Society of Cardiology conducted a survey to gather as much current... Read more

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3D TEE Technology Visualises Dynamic Blood Flow

2014 08 Sep

A new cardiovascular imaging technology that uses a new true volume, three-dimensional (3D) transoesophageal echo (TEE) probe can visualise the heart and dynamic blood flow during interventional valve procedures. Siemens Healthcare (Erlangen, Germany) presented the Acuson SC2000 Prime Edition ultrasound system at the 2014 European Society of Cardiology... Read more