Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease Course will run ONLINE from 2-3 March 2022. Kindly note all times shown are local UK times. WEDNESDAY 2 March 08:45 Welcome and introduction 09:00 Investigating a patient with chest pain 09:15 How to interpret a coronary angiogram 09:40 Trials for coronary surgery 10:20 Break 10:50 CPB … Continue reading "Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease"

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Coronary Artery Disease Course will run ONLINE from 2-3 March 2022.
Kindly note all times shown are local UK times.

WEDNESDAY 2 March
08:45 Welcome and introduction
09:00 Investigating a patient with chest pain
09:15 How to interpret a coronary angiogram
09:40 Trials for coronary surgery
10:20 Break
10:50 CPB and myocardial protection
11:20 OPCAB
11:45 Conduit selection
12:10 Secondary prevention
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Guidelines for revascularisation
14:00 MDT Session
16:00 Close
THURSDAY 3 MARCH
09:00 Measuring outcomes in cardiac surgery
09:30 Surgery for ischaemic cardiomyopathy
10:00 Treatment of mechanical complications of MI
10:30 Break
11:00 Technical considerations
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Case studies (small group sessions)
16:00 Close

 

 

Programme subject to change.

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
2-3 March 2022 (2 day course)

Course Director
A Ranasinghe, Birmingham

Course Format
Virtual meeting
Interactive lectures
Case studies (small group session)
MDT session

Course Fee
Members: €60 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €100 inclusive of VAT

Course Overview
The “Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery” – series focusing particularly on coronary artery disease.
The lectures of the course are covering clinical aspects from the diagnosis of coronary artery disease to advanced investigations and medical therapy necessary for the decision-making and treatment of the patients.  In the case studies session the participants are invited to join the discussions of selected cases, exchange experience and discuss questions.
The updated “Fundamentals”-EACTS 2022 courses are in alignment with the current EBCTS syllabus

Target Audience
Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

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