Clinical Anatomy of the Mitral Valve (Cadaveric Course)

Clinical Anatomy of the Mitral Valve (Cadaveric Course)

Clinical Anatomy of the Mitral Valve (Cadaveric Course)

Clinical Anatomy of the Mitral Valve (Cadaveric Course)



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    Note: The closing date for this course is Wednesday 20 February 2019.

    This multidisciplinary and highly interactive course aims to provide in-depth understanding of cardiac anatomy, with an emphasis on the surgical and echocardiographic anatomy of the mitral valve.

    Providing hands on experience using fresh/frozen cadaveric material this one day course will cover:

    • Assessment of mitral valve repairability using TOE
    • Assessment of risk of SAM using TOE
    • Surgical evaluation of the mitral valve
    • Principles of valve repair and an understanding of techniques of repair
    • Intraoperative decision-making
    • Peri and post operative assessment of valve repair
    • Ablation procedures for atrial fibrillation: anatomical basis and indications

    Course work will include:

    • prosection of the human heart
    • hands-on instruction on TOE using simulators
    • group cadaveric work with intact human thoraces, including exposure and assessment of valves in situ
    • video presentations
    • didactic teaching

    The course is ideally suitable for cardiology, cardiac surgery and anaesthesia trainees ST3-6.

    Faculty

    The faculty comprises consultant cardiologists, anaesthetists and surgeons:

    • Mr Adam Szafranek (Course Director), Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Nottingham
    • Dr Henry Skinner, Consultant Anaesthetist, Nottingham
    • Mr Selvaraj Shanmuganathan, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Nottingham
    • Dr Rekhraj Sushma, , Consultant Cardiologist, Nottingham
    • Mr Alan Dawson Specialist Registrar, Cardiac Surgery, East Midlands

    The closing date for this course is Wednesday 20 February 2019.

    Places are limited to 20 delegates. This course offers a reduced fee thanks to sponsorship by Edwards.


    Suitable for:

    • Surgical Specialty Trainees

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20 Mar 2019
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