Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Part II

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery course will run from 3-7 June 2019. This course is now sold out, please email registration@eacts.co.uk to join the waiting list. MONDAY 3 JUNE 09:00 Registration 09:30 Welcome and introduction S Livesey, Southampton 09:40 Natural history of aortic aneurysm and dissection A Modi, Brighton 10:00 Structure and function of the … Continue reading "Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Part II"
Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Part II

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery course will run from 3-7 June 2019.

This course is now sold out, please email registration@eacts.co.uk to join the waiting list.

MONDAY 3 JUNE
09:00 Registration
09:30 Welcome and introduction S Livesey, Southampton
09:40 Natural history of aortic aneurysm and dissection A Modi, Brighton
10:00 Structure and function of the aorta H Muresian, Bucharest
10:30 Assessment of patients with major aortic conditions J Tomasi, Rennes
11:00 Break
11:30 Management of acute type B dissection J Tomasi, Rennes
12:00 Techniques of aortic arch surgery M Shrestha, Hannover
12:30 Management of acute type A dissection M Shrestha, Hannover
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Imaging of aorta J Kyaw Tun, London
14:30 Organ protection in major aortic surgery A Modi, Brighton
15:00 Break
15:30 Endovascular repair of thoracic aorta P Holt, London
16:00 Operative techniques for DTA and TAAA A Oo, London
16:30 Outcomes following surgery for DTA and TAAA A Oo, London
17:00 Close
TUESDAY 4 JUNE
09:00 Anatomy A Crucean, Birmingham
10:15 Patent ductus arteriosus D Anderson, London
10:30 Coarctation of the aorta D Anderson, London
11:00 Break
11:30 Atrial septal defects D Anderson, London
12:00 Ventricular septal defects D Anderson, London
12:30 Cyanotic heart disease I A Parry, Bristol
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Cyanotic heart disease II A Parry, Bristol
14:30 Adult congenital heart disease I A Hoschtitzky, London
15:00 Break A Hoschtitzky, London
15:30 Adult congenital heart disease II A Hoschtitzky, London
16:15 Congenital cases and multi-disciplinary team D Anderson, London; A Hoschtitzky, London; A Parry, Bristol
17:00 Close
WEDNESDAY 5 JUNE
09:00 Surgical treatment of heart failure F De Robertis, London
09:30 Heart transplantation – donor P Mohite, London
10:00 Heart transplantation – recipient F De Robertis, London
10:30 Heart transplantation – operation F De Robertis, London
11:00 Break
11:30 Lung transplantation – donor B Zych, London
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Lung transplantation – recipient A Simon, London
15:00 Break
15:30 Lung transplantation – operation A Simon, London
16:00 Results of lung transplantation A Simon, London
16:30 Video-clips F De Robertis, London; A Simon, London
17:00 Close
THURSDAY 6 JUNE
09:00 Wetlab: heart and lung transplantation F De Robertis, London
11:00 Break
11:30 Organ care system F De Robertis, London; A Simon, London; B Zych, London
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Heart transplantation VAD A Simon, London
17:00 Close
FRIDAY 7 JUNE
09:00 Short-term mechanical circulatory support F De Robertis, London
09:30 Surgical management of cardiogenic shock R Trimlett, London
10:00 Long-term ventricular assist device I C Bowles, London
10:30 Long-term ventricular assist device II C Bowles, London
11:00 Break
11:30 Total Artificial Heart A Simon, London
12:00 Echo assessment in VAD S Rahman Haley, London
12:30 Making it real S Livesey, Southampton
13:00 Lunch & close

Programme and faculty are subject to change. 

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
3-7 June 2019 (4.5 day course)

Location
Windsor, UK

Course Director
S Livesey, Southampton

Course Format
Interactive lectures
Hands-on wetlab

Course Fee
Members: €595 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
Non-Members: €675 inclusive of 20% UK VAT

Fee includes lunch, refreshments and dinners on Tuesday 4 and Thursday 6 June 2019

*Scholarships are available for this course – for further information please Click Here

Course Overview
The course will encompass the essentials in aortic surgery, congenital cardiac surgery and surgery of heart and lung failure including mechanical circulatory support. Experienced lecturers from all parts of Europe will present a systematic overview of topics, using advanced teaching techniques. Thursday will offer expert hands-on wetlab training on aspects of cardiopulmonary transplantation and circulatory support.

Target Audience
Cardiac and cardio-thoracic surgeons; Residents and fellows in cardiac surgical training programmes

Learning Objectives
Experienced lecturers from all parts of Europe will present a systematic overview of topics, using advanced teaching techniques

Faculty

  • David Anderson
  • Christopher Bowles
  • Adrian Crucean
  • Fabio De Robertis
  • Steven Livesey
  • Amit Modi
  • Prashant Mohite
  • Aung Oo
  • Horia Muresian
  • Shelley Rahman Haley
  • Malakh Shrestha
  • André Simon
  • Richard Trimlett
  • Geoff Tsang
  • Jean-Philippe Verhoye
  • Bart Zych
  • Mustafa Cikirikcioglu