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ASE Twitter Journal Club

ASE have announced a brand new Twitter Journal Club. To join please follow @ASE360 and use the hastag #ASEchoJC for all tweets.   ASE is happy to announce a brand new Twitter Journal Club with the first article, Doppler Echocardiography for the Estimation of LV Filling Pressure in Patients With Mitral Annular Calcification, January 30, 2018, 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM US EST #ASEchoJC — ASE (@ASE360) January 16,...

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Asia-Pacific ELSO Conference 2017 Summary – Arne Diehl

Download the full summary here APELSO 2017A personal experience of the Asia-Pacific Extracorporeal Life Support organisation meeting – Gold Coast, Australia – written by Arne Diehl, ECMO fellow at The Alfred, Melbourne ELSO was founded in 1989 and is since collecting valuable data on extracorporeal life support with currently about 350 active centres worldwide contributing ECMO patient data. An annual meeting has since been held in North America, regional meetings have only developed in more recent times. This was the 3rd Asian Pacific meeting after Beijing in 2013 and Kyoto in 2015. The excellent program was put together by...

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20-21st October 2017 – Valvular Heart Disease Symposium – Expression of Interest

Call for expressions of interest to receive funding to attend meetings and training days. Opportunities are available for junior doctors, fellows, technicians and nurses to receive funding to support attendance at the following meetings and training days.  Successful applicants will be expected to prepare a 600+ word summary of the presentations, with accompanying images, which will be published on the SHDA website. To register your interest in attending either of the following meetings please email us with a short CV, outlining why you would like to attend and confirming your willingness to write a summary of the day and take photographs for publication on...

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SHDA Aortic Valve Symposium 2018

Symposium Details Date: Saturday 28th July 2018 Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm AEST Venue: Abercrombie Business School, H70, Abercrombie St & Codrington St, Darlington NSW 2006 Onsite Workshops: to be confirmed CD Points: ANZCA, ASAR, FRACP, CSANZ Abercrombie Business School Symposium Topics This symposium will focus on the aortic valve. Topics will include transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR), diagnosis and management of the ascending aorta & aortic valve, understanding and putting into practice: choice & timing of surgical procedures on the aorta & aortic valve and follow-up after aortic & aortic valve surgery. STREAMING SITES Additional streaming sites to be...

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