ASNC 2017

301 - The Emerging Clinical Challenge of Symptomatic Non-obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

Sep 16, 2017 8:00am ‐ Sep 16, 2017 9:30am


Moderators: John Well Askew, MD, FASNC; Dr. Randall C. Thompson, MD, FASNC

Learning Objectives:

  • To review the causes of discordant findings on myocardial perfusion imaging and coronary angiography
  • Understand the associations of non-obstructive CAD with subsequent cardiac events, the plaque features that are most predictive of high risk, and the use of serial assessments

08:00 - 08:20 - Nomenclature: Syndrome X, Microvascular Angina, Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction - One and the Same?
Leslee J. Shaw, PhD, MASNC

08:20 - 08:40 - Is this the Sweet Spot for Coronary CT?
Daniel S. Berman, MD, MASNC

08:40 - 09:00 - The Challenge with Stress Testing: How to Differentiate Microvascular Disease from a False Positive Test
Raymond J. Gibbons, MD, MASNC

09:00 - 09:20 - Can Imaging Help Guide Management?
Viviany R. Taqueti, MD

09:20 - 09:30 - Discussion



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