Coronary Artery Disease: CT Diagnosis in 2014

Geoffrey D. Rubin, MD, FACR

George B. Geller Distinguished Professor of Cardiovascular Research

Professor of Radiology and Bioengineering

Duke Clinical Research Institute

 

  • To learn about the diagnostic performance of CCTA in multi center trials
  • To identify how the positive predictive value of CCTA may be improved through the use of CT-derived fractional flow reserve measurements and CT measurement of myocardial perfusion

Global Learning Objectives

  • Review the development history of echocardiography practice and research at Duke
  • Summarize the evidence from guideline documents supporting current practice and define some "evidence gaps" in echocardiography-guided therapy.
  • Describe, using case examples, the capacity of available reporting systems to serve as a "learning health system" to inform future cardiovascular practice.
Session date: 
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Ampitheater Room 0916
Duke South, Lower Level, Food Court Lobby
Duke South
Durham, NC
United States

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