2017 Imaging Abstracts


Initial results of the oncology echocardiogram program at a single Canadian tertiary care institution

Presenting Author: Dr. Christine Brezden-Masley, Staff Medical Oncologist, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada



Right ventricular dysfunction in patients with anthracycline chemotherapy and left ventricular impairment

Presenting Author: Dr. Egle Ciburiene, Cardio-Oncology Fellow, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom



Late morpho-functional characteristics of anthracycline cardiomyopathy: novel insights from cardiovascular magnetic resonance at 1.5T

Presenting Author: Dr. Iwan Harries, Specialty Registrar, Bristol Heart Institute, Bristol, UK



Left ventricular deformation imaging in adult cancer survivors with a normal ejection fraction: An age and sex-matched case-control cardiovascular magnetic resonance study

Presenting Author: Dr. Iwan Harries, Cardiology Specialist Registrar / Research Fellow, Bristol Heart Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom



Potential use of quantitative cardiac MRI to detect myocardial changes in breast cancer patients undergoing tangential radiotherapy

Presenting Author: Dr. Eng-Siew Koh, Radiation Oncologist, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool, NSW, Australia



Routine use of global longitudinal strain for early identification of subclinical left ventricular dysfunction among cancer patients

Presenting Author: Dr. Michal Laufer-Perl, Cardiologist, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, Tel Aviv, Israel



Left ventricular regional wall motion abnormality is a strong predictor of cardiotoxicity in a prospective cohort of breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy

Presenting Author: Dr. Ariane Macedo, Scientific Coordinator, Mater Dei Hospital, Belo Horizonte, Brazil



Myocardial strain imaging by cardiac MRI for detection of subclinical myocardial dysfunction in breast cancer patients receiving trastuzumab and chemotherapy

Presenting Author: Dr. Geraldine Ong, Fellow, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada



Serial changes in contractile function and myocardial inflammation in single agent versus combination chemotherapy: Findings from the Cardiotoxicity Prevention Research Initiative (CAPRI) Pilot Study

Presenting Author: Dr. Alessandro Satriano, Scientific Programmer, Stephenson Cardiac Imaging Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada



Analysis of cardiac sympathetic nerve activity by I-123 MIBG imaging in patients with trastuzumab-induced left ventricular dysfunction

Presenting Author: Dr. Wataru Shioyama, Associate Chief, Osaka Internaitonal Cancer Institute, Osaka, Japan



Evaluation of the use of inpatient cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in Cardio-Oncology

Presenting Author: Dr. Hazel Turner, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom



Right ventricular function in breast cancer patients: which echocardiographic parameters correlate best with CMR-derived ejection fraction?

Presenting Author: Dr. Lucia Venneri, Senior Clinical Fellow, Royal Brompton Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom



Proposed algorithm to optimize myocardial strain imaging: Improving echo lab throughput and quality in a Cardio-Oncology program

Presenting Author: Dr. Rey Vivo, Co-Director, Cardio-Oncology Program, Community Health Network, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA