Department of Radiology

2018 Cardiothoracic Imaging

2018 Cardiothoracic Imaging

  1. Friday October 12, 2018

    Schedule is subject to change

    Moderators:

    AM:Thoracic Imaging: Dr. Carolina Souza / Cardiac Imaging: Dr. Giselle Revah  

    PM:Thoracic Imaging: Dr. Carolina Souza / Cardiac Imaging: Dr. Carole Dennie 

    1. Registration and Continental Breakfast

      07:00 - 07:50

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    2. Welcome/Opening Remarks

      07:50 - 08:00

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    3. CCTA for Stable Chest Pain

      08:00 - 08:30

      Dr. Jonathon Leipsic

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to:

      • Define the current evidence supporting the use of CCTA as a first line test for stable chest pain
      • Highlight opportunities for enhancing our understanding of atherosclerosis and mechanisms of risk of MI through cardiac CT
      • Identify new opportunities involving deep learning and texture analysis with CCTA
    4. CT Myocardial Perfusion: Update and Future Perspectives

      08:30 - 09:00

      Dr. Joao Inacio

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Review the growing literature supporting myocardial CT perfusion to identify flow limiting Coronary Artery disease and predict outcomes
      • Describe the current limitations and challenges of combined coronary CT angiography/CT perfusion evaluation
      • Identify future perspectives of integrating CT myocardial perfusion in routine clinical practice
    5. FFRct -Ready for Primetime?

      09:00 - 09:30

      Dr. Jonathon Leipsic

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Identify the basics of how FFRct is derived
      • Discuss the current diagnostic accuracy data and clinical utility evidence of FFRct
      • Identify the  outstanding data gaps and ongoing clinical investigations in the field
    6. Questions & Discussion

      09:30 - 09:45

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    7. Refreshment Break

      09:45 - 10:00

      Av. Duluth Room Foyer Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    8. A Physiologic Approach to Diffuse Lung Disease

      10:00 - 10:30

      Dr. Jeffrey Galvin

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Review the pathophysiology of most common diffuse lung diseases
      • Describe pathological-radiological correlation for diffuse lung diseases with emphasis on CT findings
      • Present the spectrum of imaging appearances of various diffuse lung diseases and their differential diagnoses
    9. Organizing Pneumonia: From Pattern Recognition to Clinical Diagnosis

      10:30 - 11:00

      Dr. Joao Inacio

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Define organizing pneumonia (OP)
      • List common clinical conditions associated with Organizing Pneumonia
      • Recognize the most common radiologic features of Organizing Pneumonia
    10. Pathways to Fibrosis

      11:00 - 11:30

      Dr. Jeffrey Galvin

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Describe the pathways of fibrosing lung diseases from initial insult to stablished fibrosis
      • Present an overview of radiological findings of pulmonary fibrosis on CT with pathological correlation
      • review the imaging manifestation of most common fibrotic lung diseases according to  current guidelines
    11. Questions and Discussion

      11:30 - 11:45

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    12. Imagerie de l'hypertension pulmonaire post embolique chronique (lecture presented in French)

      11:45 - 12:15

      Dr. Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      À la fin de cette présentation, les participants seront en mesure de:

      • Décrire l’utilité de la scintigraphie de ventilation/perfusion, l’angioscan, l’IRM et l’angiographie pulmonaire dans l’évaluation du patient chez qui l’on soupçonne l’hypertension pulmonaire post-embolique chronique (HTP PEC)
      • Énumérer les trouvailles typiques et subtiles de l’HTP PEC sur l’angioscan
      • Lister les nouveaux développements dans l’imagerie de l’http PEC pulmonaire
      • Discuter des développements récents dans le traitement de l’HTP PEC 
    13. Lunch on own (English group)

      11:45 - 13:00

      On Own

    14. Lunch on own (French group)

      12:15 - 13:30

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    15. Imaging of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (lecture presented in English)

      13:00 - 13:30

      Dr. Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Describe utility of V/Q, CT and MR imaging to evaluate patients with suspected chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)
      • List typical and subtle imaging features of CTEPH
      • Enumerate recent advances in imaging of CTEPH
      • Discuss advances in treatment of CTEPH
    16. CT for Valvular Heart Disease

      13:30 - 14:00

      Dr. Jonathon Leipsic

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to:

      • Define the role of CT in valvular heart disease
      • Highlight unique strengths of CT as a complimentary test for the evaluation of valvular heart disease
      • Discuss and define the growing role of CT to guide Transcatheter valvular interventions
    17. Cardiac CT: Beyond the Coronary Arteries (Case-based)

      14:00 - 14:30

      Dr. Joao Inacio

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Review important abnormalities on cardiac CT studies, beyond the assessment of the coronary arteries
      • Emphasize the importance of a structured approach to interpreting cardiac CT studies 
      • Illustrate important diagnoses in cardiac CT studies in patients referred for coronary artery disease assessment
    18. CT to Improve Outcomes in TAVR

      14:30 - 15:00

      Dr. Jonathon Leipsic

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Discuss the growing data highlighting the role of Transcatheter interventions for valvular disease
      • Highlight the role of MDCT in planning and guiding Transcatheter interventions
      • Discuss how MDCT can enable improved outcomes in TAVR
    19. SAP Self Assessment Questions - Session 1. Moderator: Dr. Carole Dennie

      15:00 - 15:15

      Dr Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    20. Refreshment Break

      15:15 - 15:30

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    21. What has changed in the management of Pulmonary Nodules? Review of current guidelines

      15:30 - 16:00

      Dr. Carolina Souza

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of the presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Identify the role of CT in the differential diagnosis of pulmonary nodules
      • List current 2017 guidelines for management of incidental pulmonary nodules, with emphasis in solid and subsolid lesions
      • Describe management guidelines in the setting of lung cancer screening programs

       

    22. Pulmonary Vasculitis

      16:00 - 16:30

      Dr Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Enumerate the typical clinical and imaging features of pulmonary vasculitis
      • Describe an algorithmic approach to the patient with suspected pulmonary vasculitis
    23. The New 8th TNM Staging Classification of Lung Cancer: what radiologists need to know

      16:30 - 17:00

      Dr. Carolina Souza

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Present the principles of TNM classification in the staging of lung cancer
      • Identify new concepts and relevant changes introduced by the 8th edition of the TNM staging system
      • Describe the role of radiology in the TNM staging of lung cancer
    24. SAP Self Assessment Questions- Session 2. Moderator: Dr. Carolina Souza

      17:00 - 17:15

      Dr. Carolina Souza

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    25. Welcome Reception

      17:15 - 18:15

      Av. Duluth Room Foyer, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

  2. Saturday October 13, 2018

     

    Schedule is subject to change

    Moderators:

    AM:Thoracic Imaging: Dr. Carolina Souza / Cardiac Imaging: Dr. Giselle Revah  

    PM:Thoracic Imaging: Dr. Carolina Souza / Cardiac Imaging: Dr. Carole Dennie 

    1. Registration and Continental Breakfast

      07:00 - 07:50

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    2. Welcome Remarks

      07:50 - 08:00

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    3. Cigarette Smoke Related Diffuse Lung Disease

      08:00 - 08:30

      Dr. Jeffrey Galvin

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Describe the spectrum of smoking-related interstitial lung diseases and their clinical manifestations
      • Recognize the high-resolution CT appearances of smoking-related interstitial lung diseases
      • Identify the most common imaging differential diagnoses of smoking-related interstitial lung diseases

       

    4. Diagnosis of Pulmonary Fibrosis in 2018 - Clinical-Radiological Insights

      08:30 - 09:00

      Dr. Carolina Souza

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Identify the principles of imaging interpretation for the diagnosis of fibrotic interstitial lung disease (ILD)
      • Discuss the role of radiology in the multidisciplinary diagnosis of fibrotic ILD using the current 2018 ATS criteria
      • Identify the HRCT features of most common chronic fibrosing ILDs including UIP, NSIP and chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    5. Small Airways Disease: Anatomic Physiologic Assessment

      09:00 - 09:30

      Dr. Jeffrey Galvin

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Demonstrate the pathophysiological manifestations of small airways disease
      • Present the most important radiological findings of small airways disease on CT with pathological correlation
      • Present the spectrum of diseases manifesting with small airways changes on CT and their differential diagnoses.
    6. Questions and Discussion

      09:30 - 09:45

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    7. Refreshment Break

      09:45 - 10:00

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    8. Matters of the Right Heart (case-based)

      10:00 - 10:30

      Dr Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • List the advantages and disadvantages of CT and MRI in the evaluation of the right heart
      • Discuss the CT and MRI features which help make a specific diagnosis in patients with right heart dysfunction/dilatation
    9. Pattern Recognition in Non- Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

      10:30 - 11:00

      Dr. Giselle Revah

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this lecture, participants will be able to:

      • Classify the different types of non- ischemic cardiomyopathy
      • Describe the MRI features of the non-ischemic Cardiomyopathies
    10. Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (Case-Based)

      11:00 - 11:30

      Dr Carole Dennie

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • List the different types of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH)
      • Discuss the differential diagnosis based on the type of LVH
      • Describe imaging features that help make a specific diagnosis for the cause of LVH

       

    11. Questions & Discussion

      11:30 - 11:45

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    12. Cardiopathie congénitale adulte (présentation en français)

      11:45 - 12:15

      Dr. Francois-Pierre Mongeon

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      À la fin de cette présentation, les participants seront en mesure de:

      • Décrire l’anatomie de base des cardiopathies congénitales réparées et non réparées chez l’adulte
      • Expliquer l’utilité, les forces et les limitations de l’IRM cardiaque pour l’imagerie des cardiopathies congénitales chez l’adulte
      • Organiser les séquences d’IRM en protocoles clés pour l’imagerie des cardiopathies congénitales usuelles en adultes

       

    13. Lunch on own (English group)

      11:45 - 13:00

      On Own

    14. Lunch on own (French group)

      12:15 - 13:30

      On Own

    15. Congenital Heart Disease in Adults (presentation in English)

      13:00 - 13:30

      Dr. Francois-Pierre Mongeon

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

      • Identify the basic anatomy of repaired and unrepaired congenital heart defects in adults.
      • Asses the use, strengths and  limitations of CMR to image congenital heart defects in adults.
      • Organize CMR sequences in key protocols to image common congenital heart defects in adults.

       

    16. Incidental Cardiac Findings on CT Thorax

      13:30 - 14:00

      Dr. Giselle Revah

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this lecture, participants will be able to:

      • Evaluate the cardiac structures on a non-gated chest CT including the cardiac chambers, valves, coronary arteries and aorta
      • Identify pathology warranting further workup
    17. Acute Aortic Syndrome - 2018 Update

      14:00 - 14:30

      Dr. Joao Inacio

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Review the pathophysiology of acute aortic syndrome/ aortic dissection
      • Review the classification of acute aortic syndrome based on the form of involvement of the aortic wall with emphasis in imaging-pathology correlation
      • Recognize the imaging features that drive management in acute aortic syndrome

       

    18. Familial Aortic Aneurysms

      14:30 - 15:00

      Dr. Giselle Revah

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this lecture, participants will be able to:

      • Discuss the different familial Aortopathies
      • Identify the imaging features associated with these Aortopathies
      • Recommend the next steps in management
    19. SAP Self Assessment Questions- Session 3. Moderator: Dr. Giselle Revah

      15:00 - 15:15

      Dr. Giselle Revah

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

       

       

    20. Refreshment Break

      15:15 - 15:30

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    21. Artificial Intelligence in Cardiothoracic Imaging

      15:30 - 16:00

      Dr. Frank Rybicki

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to: 

      • Define deep learning into its basic learning and provide examples
      • Identify medical applications of deep learning
      • Define methods that deep learning can enhance the role and responsibilities of radiologists
    22. Pleural Diseases: Diagnosis and Management

      16:00 - 16:30

      Dr. Ashish Gupta

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to: 

      • Describe anatomy of pleura
      • List differential diagnosis of pleural abnormalities identified on imaging
      • Describe radiological findings that help to differentiate between benign and malignant pleural pathologies
    23. Cardiothoracic Emergencies: Trauma, Acute Pain and Beyond

      16:30 - 17:00

      Dr. Karl Sayegh

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

      At the end of this presentation participants will be able to: 

      • Detect, describe, and interpret vascular and non-vascular blunt traumatic injuries to the chest
      • Set up a protocol to evaluate patients with acute traumatic injuries to the chest
      • Recognize potential pitfalls during interpretation of patients with chest traumas
    24. SAP Self Assessment Questions- Session 4. Moderator: Dr. Carolina Souza

      17:00 - 17:15

      Dr. Carolina Souza

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel

    25. Closing Remarks

      17:15 - 17:20

      Av. Duluth Room, Convention Level, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel