Clinical application of Tc-99m PYP imaging in suspected cardiac amyloidosis

Date: August 14, 2019

Time: 12:00PM - 12:30PM

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This 30-minute webinar will briefly describe the Tc-99m PYP imaging protocol, examine multiple case examples and clinical applications as well as discuss some of the key issues that need to be addressed including the importance of AL testing, the role SPECT imaging and genotype testing. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate the role of Tc-99m PYP imaging in the diagnosis of patients with suspected cardiac amyloidosis
  • Describe diagnostic criteria, clinical applications, and key issues to consider ensuring a timely and informed diagnosis and referral to amyloid experts

This activity is sponsored by Pfizer.  No CME/CE credit is available for this webinar.

  • Jamieson M. Bourque, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology, Medical Director of Nuclear Cardiology and the Stress Laboratory, University of Virginia Health Systems
  • Sabahat Bokhari, MD,, Associate Professor of Medicine-Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center