2014 Sixteen Annual Canadian Echo Weekend Educational Symposium Session Video Page


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Thursday, 10 April 2014
Contrast Echocardiography in 2014
Chair: H. Leong-Poi, MD
19:00 – 19:15 Basics of Contrast Echocardiography: What You Need to Know! (Physics, Agents, Machine Settings, Indications)
H. Leong-Poi, MD
19:15 – 19:30 Integrating Contrast Into the Lab (Consent, Workflow, Sonographer Driven Protocol)
A. Hokkanen, RDCS 
19:30 – 19:50 LVO: To “Definity” and Beyond (Basic and Advanced LVO Cases)
M. Bernier, MD
19:50 – 20:10 Myocardial Perfusion: Can the Promise be Fulfilled?
H. Becher, MD
Friday, 11 April 2014
State of The Art: The Left Ventricle 
Chair: I. Burwash, MD
08:30 – 09:00 Evaluating and Reporting Systolic Function in 2014(2D, 3D, Deformation Imaging) 
W. Tsang, MD
09:00 – 09:30 Evaluating and Reporting Diastolic Function in 2014
H. Dokainish, MD
Tailoring the Echo Examination. Approach to the Patient with…
Chair: B. Cujec, MD
10:30 – 11:00 Adult Congenital Heart Disease
J. Therrien, MD
11:00 – 11:20 Suspected Pulmonary Artery Hypertension +/- RV Dysfunction
L. Rudski, MD
11:20 – 11:40 Possible TIA/CVA: What’s Important?
B. Cujec, MD
Diagnostic Dilemmas in Echo: My Patient has…
Chair: A. Woo, MD
13:30 – 13:50 A Thick Left Ventricle
A. Woo, MD
13:50 – 14:10 An Intracardiac Mass
I. Burwash, MD
14:10 – 14:30 Possible Cardiac Tamponade/Constriction
H. Leong-Poi, MD
Valvular Heart Disease: Patient Selection and the Evaluation of Valve Interventions
Chair: A. Basmadjian, MD
15:30 – 15:50 Prosthetic Valves
M. Bernier, MD
15:50 – 16:10 Valve Repairs (Mitral, Aortic)
K. Chan, MD
16:10 – 16:30 Percutaneous Procedures (TAVI, Mitral Clipping, Transcatheter Closure of Paraprosthetic Leaks)
A. Basmadjian, MD
Saturday, 12 April 2014
Clinical Conditions: Using Echo for Patient Management 
Chair: A. Sanfilippo, MD
08:30 – 08:50 Suspected/Confirmed Endocarditis
A. Sanfilippo, MD
08:50 – 09:10 Diseases of the Aorta
K. Chan, MD
09:10 – 09:30 The Cardio-Oncology Patient
I. Sebag, MD
Simultaneous Sessions
Track 1: Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Patients: Competition or Complimentary Role?
Chair: D. Jassal, MD
10:30 – 10:50 Echo vs. Cardiac MRI
J. Afilalo, MD
10:50 – 11:10 Echo vs. Cardiac CT
D. Jassal, MD
11:10 – 11:30 Point of Care Cardiac Ultrasound
A. Johri, MD
13:00 – 14:00
Spotlight Session
Chairs : I. Burwash, MD & C.M. Chow, MD
14:00 – 16:00 Cases From Across the Country
Chair: D. Bewick, MD
H. Becher, D. Bewick, B. Cujec, H. Dokainish, V. Evangelista, D. Jassal, C. Pitre, I. Sebag, A. Woo
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