Wessex Cardiology Trainees

Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging Symposium: A Primer for National Trainees

Series 2: Valvular Heart Disease

Saturday, 24th April 2010
Academic Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

The Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging Symposium is intended to provide trainees with a solid introduction to cardiac imaging by covering core knowledge elements of the national curriculum. The series continues with the assessment of valvular heart disease.

By the end of the course, attendees should be able to:

1. Understand normal valvular anatomy and physiology
2. Explain concepts underlying assessment of flow disturbance.
3. Appreciate the role of established and newer forms of imaging in valve disease.
4. Discuss specific imaging techniques used in percutaneous aortic and mitral valve treatments.

Have a look at the programme and registration details here

1 comment:

  1. Good 1 day session covering all of the imaging components. Excellent quality presentations and good hands on session. Useful being on a Saturday and good value. I would highly recommed for trainees who are not experienced already in imaging