JCS 2017 (March 17-19, 2017)


Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agent Accumulates in the Brain Even in Subjects Without Severe Renal Dysfunction: Evaluation of Autopsy Brain Specimens With Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectroscopy


OBJECTIVES: To use inductively coupled plasma mass spectroscopy (ICP-MS) to evaluate gadolinium accumulation in brain tissues, including the dentate nucleus (DN) and globus pallidus (GP), in subjects who received a gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA).

CDT in the 17th South China International Congress of Cardiology in Guangzhou, China

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During April 10th – 12th, 2015, the 17th South China International Congress of Cardiology was held in Guangzhou Baiyun International Convention Center, China. Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy (CDT) had a booth in the exhibition area and was glad to have a chance to communicate with readers mostly from China, as well as speakers from other countries invited to the meeting.