3D Tissue Models
Recent Developments in Interventional Cardiology
Institute of Physics
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London, UK
Recent Developments in Interventional Cardiology
Institute of Physics

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, October 22, 2009
08:00:00 Registration and refreshments
08:55:00 Welcome & introduction
09:00:00 Non-invasive diagnosis and monitoring
09:00:00 The role of cardiac MRI and CT in interventional cardiology Charles Peebles
09:30:00 Radionuclide myocardial imaging and stress echo John Howells
10:00:00 Discussion
10:10:00 Refreshments
10:40:00 Cardiac arrhythmias
10:40:00 Causes and mechanisms of atrial fibrillation and ventricular arrhythmias Antony Workman
11:10:00 What’s new in catheter ablation? Jaswinder Gill
11:40:00 Recent developments in pacing for cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure Nikhil Patel
12:20:00 Implantable cardioverter defibrillators Ron Simon
12:50:00 Discussion
13:00:00 Lunch
13:50:00 Myocardial ischaemia
13:50:00 Temporal and spatial trends in the management and outcome of acute myocardial infarction in England and Wales Chris Gale
14:20:00 PCI vs medical intervention for unstable angina Brian Clapp
14:50:00 Discussion
15:00:00 Refreshments
15:20:00 Role of enhanced external counterpulsation for angina
15:50:00 Ischaemia-reperfusion injury: risks and treatment options Rajesh Kharbanda
16:20:00 Discussion
16:30:00 Close of day one
Friday, October 23, 2009
08:30:00 Registration and refreshments
09:00:00 New developments in percutaneous coronary intervention Nick Curzen
09:00:00 Coronary artery disease
09:30:00 Role of intravascular ultrasound Nick Palmer
10:00:00 Non-balloon devices for PCI Andrew Money-Kyrle
10:30:00 Role of adjunctive drug therapy in PCI Tim Kinnaird
11:00:00 Discussion
11:10:00 Refreshments
11:30:00 Other interventional therapies and hot topics
11:30:00 Transcatheter valve replacement Lucy Shapiro
12:00:00 Percutaneous repair of congenital and structural heart defects Mark Turner
12:30:00 Case studies: presentations of difficult cases Chis Baker
13:00:00 Discussion
13:10:00 Lunch
14:00:00 Role of the nurse specialist in interventional cardiology Jane Breen
14:30:00 Role of the ICD and CRT specialist Nicky Margerison
15:00:00 Risk assessment of procedures and analysis of outcomes Peter Ludman
15:30:00 New and emerging technologies Simon Kennon
16:00:00 Discussion and evaluations
16:15:00 Refreshments and close of conference
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