Clinician’s Guide to Cardio-Oncology: Best Practice and Future Directions
Hosted by the Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Heart & Vascular Center, “Clinician’s Guide to Cardio-Oncology: Best Practice and Future Directions” was presented during the AHA Scientific Sessions on November 10, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.
The Symposium on Contemporary Management of Cardiogenic Shock and Respiratory Failure focused on recent technological advances in the field of cardiogenic shock.
The Future of MitraClip for Heart Failure Treatment
Learn how our valve experts have contributed to the advancement of MitraClip in this discussion of recently released COAPT trial results.
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): Overview
Physicians at the Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Heart & Vascular Center have extensive experience and expertise evaluating and treating people who may need transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
Microvascular Disease: Detection and Treatment Strategies
The microvasculature can be imaged at the bedside with continuous infusion of microbubbles (ultrasound contrast agents) or a slow bolus injection.
Revascularization Controversies in Simple and Complex Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary atherosclerosis is a diffuse vascular process and a life-long disease where optimal medical therapy is the foundation for all patients with CAD.
Precision Medicine at the Extremes of Heritability
Rahul Deo, MD, PhD and Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiology at UCSF discusses how a type of facial recognition-based strategy is possible for segmentation within an echocardiogram.
AngioVac Procedure: Treatment for Deep Venous Thrombosis
Dr. Mohamed A. Zayed discusses how the AngioVac device offers an alternative to existing therapies that treat venous thromboembolism.
Empowering our Youth: How Teaching CPR in Schools Creates a Generation of First-Responders (and Saves Lives!) – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 7
Lindsay Davis, Miss Ohio 2011 and patient advocate for SCA, discusses the importance of making CPR mandatory in high school.
Treating VT like Cancer: Entirely Noninvasive Cardiac Mapping and Ablation – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 6
Dr. Phillip Cuculich and Dr. Clifford Grant Robinson discuss noninvasive cardiac mapping and ablation, including understanding the effects of radioablation, what is cardiac radiobiology and how and where to deliver energy.
Too Soon? Too Late? When to Refer for Catheter Ablation? – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 5
Dr. Daniel Cooper discusses the importance of choosing the right patient at the right time for catheter ablation, minimizing ICD shocks and erring on the side of early referral to maximize the benefits for the patient.
Do the Genes Fit? When to Order Genetic Testing? – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 4
Dr. Nathan Stitziel discusses when to order genetic testing, how the patient should be evaluated for genetic testing and the genetic causes of SCA.
When to Put on the Vest and When to Take it Off? Appropriate Use of Wearable Defibrillators – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 1
Dr. Marye Gleva discusses when a patient should wear a cardioverter-defibrillator, the risk factors associated with not wearing one and how a WCD works.
Yes or No: Can My Patient With an ICD Have an MRI? – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 3
Dr. Pamela K. Woodard discusses at the AHA Conference if patients who have an ICD can have an MRI, the types of ICDs for MRI scanning and the risks of MRI scanning patients with a CIED.
Where Did the Leads Go? When is Subcutaneous ICD the Right Choice? – 2016 AHA Symposium, Part 2
Dr. Mitchell N. Faddis discusses how subcutaneous ICD shocks avoid myocardial injury, if implantation is safe and effective and which patients are the ideal candidates for an SICD.
Challenges in the Development of Novel Cardiovascular Therapies: New Target for Lowering LDL: PCSK-9 - Cardiology Grand Rounds
Chief Medical Officer of Amgen, Paul Eisenberg, MD, discusses the insights he has learned working on drug development, specifically the cardiovacscular drug that lowers LDL, PCSK-9.
Optimal Medical Treatment: The Holy Grail - Cardiology Grand Rounds
University of Alabama cardiologist Vera Bittner, MD, MSPH, discusses the barriers and opportunities in the implementation of optimal medical treatment.
Atrial Fibrillation: Impact and Future Developments - Cardiology Grand Rounds
Cleveland Clinic cardiologist Bruce D. Lindsay, MD, FACC, FHRS, gives the viewer insight into the future of atrial fibrillation. Dr. Lindsay discusses the mapping of AF, types of AF and what advances in technology may alter current approaches to ablation
Heart Failure in African Americans: A Still Unresolved Question – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Northwestern University cardiologist Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, discusses heart failure in African Americans, who have a disproportionate burden of heart disease. Dr. Yancy discusses how there is a need for treatment to reduce the effects ...
Percutaneous Ventricular Assist Device and Extracorporeal Life Support (ECMO) – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Understand the benefits and challenges of mechanical circulatory support for endstage heart failure patients and shock patients.
Current Approach to Peripartum Cardiomyopathy – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy remains a serious but incompletely understood cardiovascular complication of pregnancy.
Genetic Basis of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Acute Aortic Dissections: Molecular Pathways and Gene-specific Management – Cardiology Grand Rounds
The major diseases affecting the thoracic aorta are aortic aneurysms and acute aortic dissections.
What Clinicians Need to Know About Genetic Testing for Patients and Families with HCM - 2015 AHA Symposium, Part 5
Should you offer genetic testing to your patient with HCM? When you approach genetic testing in patients and families with HCM, it is definitely a shared decision.
New Approaches to the Surgical Management of Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy - 2015 AHA Symposium, Part 4
Minimally invasive septal myectomy procedures, atrial fibrillation is an under-recognized problem in HOCM patients.
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - 2015 AHA Symposium, Part 3
An update on the emergence of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) in HCM and its impacts on sudden death assessment.
Preventing Sudden Cardiac Death in HCM - 2015 AHA Symposium, Part 2
Learn the details of sudden death in HCM to aid in what is often a sobering discussion for patients
Update on Evaluation and Nonsurgical Treatment Strategies for the Symptomatic Patient with HCM - 2015 AHA Symposium, Part 1
HCM, an unexplained hypertrophy not due to some other secondary cause, is a highly variable disease that presents uniquely in each patient.
New Guidelines for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Concept and Controversy – Cardiology Grand Rounds
The scientific community is constantly conducting research and clinical trials to increase the knowledge regarding the manifestation, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Coronary Microvascular Function and Diastolic Heart Failure in Women – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Coronary Microvascular Function and Diastolic Heart Failure are two epidemics that can explain the disparities in cardiovascular outcomes in women.
Culprit v Complete Revascularization for STEMI Patients: The Role of Invasive Coronary Imaging – Cardiology Grand Rounds
To understand invasive techniques for characterization of atherosclerotic plaque and how these influence patient care.
Progress in Aortic Stenosis: New Insights, New Options, New Challenges – Cardiology Grand Rounds
The advent of transcatheter valve therapies has opened up new treatment options and new challenges in patient selection for valve replacement.
Abnormal Blood Pressure Regulation and its Consequences in Elderly People – Cardiology Grand Rounds
This presentation will review age- and hypertension-related changes in blood pressure regulation and how they impact the development of cognitive and mobility impairments in advanced age.
Calcific Aortic Stenosis: Key Concepts and the Road Ahead – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Dr. Philippe Pibarot discusses calcific aortic stenosis, looking at key concepts and towards the future.
The Future of Clinical Cardiovascular Research – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Dr. Eric Peterson, Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute, presents The Future of Clinical Cardiovascular Research.
Pregnancy and Contraception in Women with Heart Disease
Dr. Kathryn J. Lindley discusses pregnancy and contraception in women with heart disease.
Current and Novel Concepts in the Management of Acute Heart Failure: Emphasis on the Cardio-Renal Syndrome – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Gain an understanding of the current concepts in managing acute heart failure and understanding the pathophysiology of heart failure, focusing on the relationship to kidney function.
Limitations of the Coronary Angiogram: More than Meets the Eye – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Dr. William Fearon of Stanford University Medical Center presents Limitations of the Coronary Angiogram: More than Meets the Eye.
JNC 8 et al.: Is Evidence-Based Medicine the Only Way? – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Dr. George Bakris of the The University of Chicago Medicine presents JNC 8 et al.: Is Evidence-Based Medicine the Only Way?
Updated Risk Assessment Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease – Cardiology Grand Rounds
Dr. Donald M. Lloyd-Jones of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine presents Updated Risk Assessment Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease.
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