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FAPS 2020

4th Conference of the Federation of Asian Perfusion Societies.FAPS 2020, to be held on 18th and 19th September 2020 in New Delhi ,INDIA This conference will provide a platform to explore and learning through interaction and cutting edge technology. Theme of the conference is“Towards Intellegent & Minimally Invasive ECC” The conference to be a fountainhead…

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2020 World Heart and Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference

2020 World Heart and Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference (2020WHCS) is a premiere educational Heart Congress in the field of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiology that rotate between continents and are organized in collaboration with national and international Cardiac societies and associations.

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Mayo Clinic’s Current Concepts in Extracorporeal Life Support: Medical Management and High-Fidelity Cannulation Simulations

Extracorporeal life support (ECLS) is increasingly being used for refractory cardiopulmonary failure and its use in the adult population is gaining attention in clinical practice. The paucity of randomized clinical trials and guidelines has led to significant practice variation when trying to address the challenge of minimizing risk and maximizing benefit. This course provides the…

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Controversies & Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease, the Nineteenth in the Series

We are proud to be celebrating the nineteenth annual Controversies and Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease symposium in 2019! The scientific program will be released very soon and will focus on realistic views of controversial issues in cardiovascular disease. Sessions will include a combination of lectures, debates, and roundtable discussions presented by a…

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21st Annual Perfusion Conference at MUSC

The Twenty-First Annual Update on Perfusion Conference will be held at the Medical University of South Carolina on October 24, 25 and 26, 2019. he Cardiovascular Perfusion program at MUSC will be hosting the 21st Annual Update on Perfusion Conference, October 24-26, 2019 in Charleston, SC. As one of the longest running multi-disciplinary scientific programs,…

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MED Symposium 2019 (Minimally Invasive/ECMO/Dallas)

This course will include captivating lectures on both Minimally, invasive Cardiac Surgery as well as Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO). The focus will be on surgical techniques as well as cannulation for these respective patient groups. There will also be an in depth look at post-op care and ICU management for these types of cases. This…

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CREF 2019: The 39th Annual Cardiothoracic Surgery Symposium

The international, interdisciplinary 39th Annual Cardiothoracic Surgery Symposium (CREF 2019) focuses on the science and techniques of cardiopulmonary bypass and extracorporeal perfusion. The conference offers cutting-edge presentations, interactive discussions, case presentations, hands-on workshops, and extracurricular education on topics related to cardiac surgery, cardiopulmonary bypass, extracorporeal perfusion, and extracorporeal life support. The 39th Annual Cardiothoracic Surgery…

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Pennsylvania State Perfusion Society Fall Conference 2019

The Pennsylvania State Perfusion Society is pleased to announce its Fall Conference 2019 in beautiful Allentown, PA! Meeting dates are October 4-6, 2019 at the Renaissance Hotel Allentown. Meeting registration, hotel registration, and agenda can be found on www.pennperf.org/meetings. Registration rates are $250 before September 27, 2019 and $300 after or at the door. Meeting…

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Extracorporeal Gas Exchange: When To Start And How To End?

In the last decade, primarily following the H1N1 pandemics [1], the extracorporeal respiratory assist is increasingly used [2, 3]. The acronym “ECMO”, i.e., ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, is, however, somehow misleading as the artificial extracorporeal assist may affect both oxygenation and CO2 removal, as well as the hemodynamics, depending on how it is applied.

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A Multi-Center Analysis Of Readmission After Cardiac Surgery: Experience Of The Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study Group

Readmissions after cardiac surgery are common and associated with increased morbidity, mortality and cost of care. Policymakers have targeted coronary artery bypass grafting to achieve value‐oriented health care milestones. We explored the causes of readmission following cardiac surgery among a regional consortium of hospitals.

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Patient Blood Management In The Cardiac Surgical Setting: An Updated Overview

In cardiac surgical patients it is a complex challenge to find the ideal balance between anticoagulation and hemostasis. Preoperative anemia and perioperative higher transfusion rates are related to increased morbidity and mortality. Patient blood management (PBM) is an evidence based patient specific individualized protocol used in the perioperative setting in order to reduce perioperative bleeding and transfusion rates and to improve patient outcomes.

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