Author: Structural Heart Disease Australia

SHDA Research Update – July 2017

Welcome to the monthly SHDA Research Update. Our specialists have selected 3 seminal papers that have been recently published in each speciality (Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Imaging, Perioperative Medicine). Cardiology Summarised by Sarah Catchpoole  Lytwyn J, et al. The impact of frailty on functional survival in patients 1 year after cardiac surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jun 24. The prognostic value of three fraility indices were compared with the European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation II (euroSCORE II) in this prospective cohort of 188 patients (median age 71) undergoing elective (n=155) or urgent cardiac surgery (n=33). Prevalence of frailty was...

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Left Ventricle Symposium 2018

Symposium Details   Date: Saturday 17th February 2018 Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm Symposium | Cocktail & Networking Hour 4:00pm – 5:00pm Venue: Abercrombie Business School, H70, Abercrombie St & Codrington St, Darlington NSW 2006 Special Sessions: To be released. CD Points: ANZCA, ASAR, FRACP, CSANZ   Abercrombie Business School   Live Streaming Sites   INT CHINA GUANGDONG GENERAL HOSPITAL, ROAD DONGCHUAN 96, YINGDONG BUILDING, GUANGZHOU RM 212 INT NZ WAIKATO BASE HOSPITAL, WAIORA LEVEL 4 MEETING ROOM PEMBROKE ST, HAMILTON VIC WANGARATTA 29 CLARK STREET, WANGARATTA 3677, ROOM 1 VIC BENDIGO CENTRAL VICTORIAN CARDIOLOGY, STAFF EDUCATION ROOM VIC CLAYTON MONASH MEDICAL CENTRE, LECTURE THEATRE 1, 246 CLAYTON ROAD...

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SHDA Research Update – June 2017

Welcome to the monthly SHDA Research Update. Our specialists have selected 3 seminal papers that have been recently published in each speciality (Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Imaging, Perioperative Medicine).  Cardiology Summarised by Sarah Catchpoole Yoon S-H, et al. Procedural and Clinical Outcomes in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement for Bicuspid Versus Tricuspid Aortic Valve Stenosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Mar 15. TAVR is increasingly being performed in patients with bicuspid aortic valve stenosis. This propensity score-matched study compared outcomes between 561 patients with bicuspid AS and 4,546 patients with tricuspid AS. Compared with patients with tricuspid AS, patients with bicuspid AS had...

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