Acute Aortic Syndromes: New Insights From IRAD and GenTAC Registries
In his presentation entitled “Acute Aortic Syndromes: New Insights from IRAD and GenTAC Registries”, Dr. Eagle will review the latest in the approaches to diagnosis and treatment of acute aortic syndromes and thoracic aortic disease. In particular, new insights as to the underlying causes of aortic syndromes, the optimal use of biomarkers, and the evolving role of genetics as it relates to diagnosis and screening will be emphasized. In addition, recent advances in best medical and interventional therapy for thoracic aortic disease will be discussed. Finally, Dr. Eagle will discuss where translational and imaging research advances are likely to shape the future care for patients with or at risk for thoracic aortic disease.
- © 2013 by American Heart Association, Inc.