Pre-congress Sessions

AFCC 2018 Pre-congress Sessions : EACVI / AAE / ASEAN Echo / TSE/TSCI

Registration for Pre-congress Sessions: USD 150


Morning Session: Echo “Tom Yum”
8:30 – 9:30 Echo in ADHF
Right ventricular  failure in left heart failure: mechanism and echo evaluation TBC
Echo diagnosis and evaluation in acute fulminant myocarditis ASEAN Echo
Dr. Ronald E. Cuyco, Philippines
Echo in ECMO Dr. Teerapat Yingchoncharoen, Thailand
9:30 – 10:30 Tricuspid valvular disease – No longer forgotten
Imaging of tricuspid valve – Primary vs Secondary TR Dr. Rungsrit Kanjanavanit, Thailand
Surgical decision TBC
10:30 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 12:00 Echo in Structural heart interventions – when echo saves the day Dr. Smonporn Boonyaratavej, Thailand
Dr. Decho Jakrapanichakul, Thailand


Afternoon Session: Cardiovascular Imaging “Pad Thai”
13:30 – 14:30 Basic CMR in Heart Failure and CAD Dr. Pairoj Chattranukulchai, Thailand
CMR in Heart Failure: Tissue characterization and strain Dr. Chiara Bucciarelli, UK
14:30 – 15:30 Novel CT Technique in CAD Dr. Oliver Gaemperli, Switzerland
Multi-Modality Imaging in Pericardial Disease Dr. JK Oh, USA
15:30 – 16:00 Break