Alisha Peterson, BSN, RN, CCRN, gives a lecture on the need to improve heart failure management at the community level.
Todd Dardas, MD, discusses several treatments for reducing readmission, such as evidence-based medications and disease management programs.
In this presentation Billy Chen, MD, discusses a brief history of regenerative biology and stem cells, prior studies in cardiac regeneration, results from non-human primate studies and the limitations of the studies.
Vidang Nguyen, MD, explains how to deveolope and expand a heart transplant program. This lecture will discuss the importance of early patient referral for advanced heart failure therapy, how to bridge your patient to transplantation, regional ...
Hans Huang, MD, discusses coronary artery calcium (CAC), coronary CT angiography (CTA) and reviews the importance of imaging.
Don Creighton, MD, presents on functional and secondary mitral regurgitation and how it affects approach to treating heart failure.
UW Medical Center's new protocol allows heart-transplant candidates to opt in to be considered for matching donor organs even if the organ is infected with hep C, and then take an eight-week course of medication to clear the virus.
The number of individuals engaging in a higher level of exercise and activity has been increasing over the past several decades, including professional & intercollegiate sports and intense recreational activities, such as marathons and ...
Gregory Wood, MD, explains the increasing burden heart failure has on the health system and how ambulatory pulmonary pressure monitoring helps to solve this problem.
John Scott, MD, MSc, and Lisa Chew, MD, MPH, discuss best practices to improve the referral experience.