Multimodality imaging of myocardial viability: An expert consensus document from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI)

By Saadia Aslam This expert consensus document reviews current insight into the underlying pathophysiology and available methods for assessing viability. In particular the document reviews…

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Utility of CT coronary angiography in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome

By Syed Ghias Take Home Messages Coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) is a well-established non-invasive diagnostic modality which reliably rules out obstructive coronary artery disease…

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The ECHOES cardiovascular digital twin: the brain assist device needed to make sense of data overload?

By Ahmed El-Medany Presented by Prof Tim Chico, Honorary Consultant Cardiologist and Professor of Cardiovascular medicine, University of Sheffield. The Digital Innovation in Cardiology session…

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Visualisation of a 3D bi-ventricular model obtained through segmenting the volumetric image.

Artificial Intelligence, precision phenotyping and risk prediction in cardiomyopathy

By Ahmed El-Medany Presented by Prof O’Regan, MRC Investigator and Consultant Radiologist, Imperial College London The Digital Innovation in Cardiology session at BCS 2021 was…

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Prevalence of LA thrombus despite guideline directed anticoagulation – results from a meta-analysis

Taken directly from the American College of Cardiology A summary by Sarah Kohnstamm, MD, FACC Quick Takes This meta-analysis set out to answer the prevalence of…

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Can artificial intelligence guide novice operators to obtain echocardiographic scans with limited diagnostic utility?

By A. Narang et al In this prospective, multi-centre diagnostic study by Narang et al, a cohort of 8 nurses without prior ultrasonography experience used…

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