Dr Stuart Hastings, Anaesthetist at The Alfred Hospital, talks about right heart failure in the context of left ventricular assist device implantation and management strategies.
The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) have recently published updated guidelines for the Evaluation of Left Ventricular Diastolic Function by Echocardiography that are available for download here....
Dr Chong Tan, Anaesthetist from The Austin Hospital, talks about the uses & differences of echocardiography to assess the right heart in the peri-operative setting.
Prof Stuart Grieve, Cardiac Imaging Specialist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, talks about modern MRI techniques used to image the right heart.
Dr Julie Humphries, Cardiologist at The Prince Charles Hospital, talks about echocardiographic assessment and management of the right heart.
ePLAR — The echocardiographic Pulmonary to Left Atrial Ratio is now published and available to access free for a limited time
The echocardiographic Pulmonary to Left Atrial Ratio (ePLAR) is a novel non-invasive parameter to differentiate pre-capillary and post-capillary pulmonary hypertension. Now published in the International Journal of Cardiology, free access to the full text publication...
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Dr Peter McCall, Anaesthetist at the Austin Hospital, discusses cerebral protection and blood conservation during major aortic surgery. Presentation delivered at the SHDA Aorta & Aortic Valve Symposium 2015.
Dr Raffi Qasabian, Vascular surgeon at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, discusses open surgery & endovascular interventions for thoracic aortic disease. Presentation delivered at the SHDA Aorta & Aortic Valve Symposium 2015.
A/Prof George Matalanis, Cardiothoracic surgeon and Director of the Cardiac Surgery Unit at Austin Hospital, discusses aortic surgery techniques and new advances in the field. Presentation delivered at the SHDA Aorta & Aortic Valve Symposium 2015.