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Faculty

Marie-Hélène Roy Cardinal

Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Montreal, QC, Canada

Maarten H. G. Heusinkveld

Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Montreal, QC, Canada
Cardiovascular Biomechanics
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Eindhoven University of Technology
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Zhao Qin

Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Montreal, QC, Canada

Richard G. P. Lopata

Cardiovascular Biomechanics
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Eindhoven University of Technology
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Cyrille Naim

Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics
Laboratory of Clinical Image Processing
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Montreal, QC, Canada

Gilles Soulez

Laboratory of Clinical Image Processing
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Department of Radiology
University of Montreal Hospital
Montreal, QC, Canada
Department of Radiology, Radio-Oncology, and Nuclear Medicine
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
University of Montreal
Montreal, QC, Canada

Guy Cloutier

Laboratory of Biorheology and Medical Ultrasonics
University of Montreal Hospital Research Center
Montreal, QC, Canada
Department of Radiology, Radio-Oncology, and Nuclear Medicine
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
University of Montreal
Montreal, QC, Canada

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Course Description

After completing the material in this article, the learner should be able to:
1. Describe the evaluation of carotid artery plaque vulnerability using non-invasive ultrasound elastography (NIVE); and
2. Compare the differences between evaluation of carotid plaque using non-invasive ultrasound elastography and MRI.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Jun-22
Expiration Date:2020-Jun-21
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0-$40

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