Celebrating 2000 Heart Transplants at the Cleveland Clinic
From ConsultQD Live Admin2 on September 4th, 2020
- Introduction by Moderators: Lars Svensson, MD, PhD and Jerry Estep, MD
- Case Presentation: Patient #2001: Xingchen Mai, MD
- The Early Days of Heart Transplantation: James Young, MD
- Heart Transplant Lessons learned over the Past 20 years: Randall Starling, MD, MPH
- Durable MCS use as a Bridge to Heart Transplant: A Surgical Perspective: Nicholas Smedira, MD
- Rejuvenating Heart Organs Using Ex-Vivo Heart Perfusion: Edward Soltesz, MD, MPH
- Multi-organ Heart Transplant Highlights: Michael Tong, MD
- The New Heart Transplant Allocation Systems : Early Observations: Jerry Estep, MD
- Contemporary Outcomes after Heart Transplantation and Future Horizons: Eileen Hsich, MD
- Pediatric Heart Transplantation Highlights and Patient #2000: Hani Najm, MD
- #2001 Case Follow-up and Closing Remarks: Jerry Estep, MD
- Identify notable advancements in heart transplantation and post-transplant outcomes
- Recognize the benefits of mechanical circulatory support devices and appropriately employ the general criteria and recommendations for their use
- Discuss the implications of the new allocation system for donor heart organs
This online series is designed for physicians, allied health practitioners and students interested in complex cardiovascular and thoracic conditions.
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The following faculty has indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest: Hani Najm, MD, Randall Starling, MD, Michael Tong, MD, James Young, MD, Eileen Hsich, MD, Nicholas Smedira, MD, Lars
Svensson, MD, PhD, Xingchen Mai, MD
The following faculty has indicated that they may have a relationship, which in the context of their presentation(s) could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest: Eric E Roselli, MD, Activity Director: Cook Medical - Teaching and Speaking. Abbott - Teaching and Speaking. Cryolife, Inc. -Consulting. Edwards Lifesciences - Teaching and Speaking. LivaNova, PLC - Consulting, Teaching and Speaking. Medtronic - Consulting.Terumo - Teaching and Speaking. W.L. Gore & Associates - Consulting. Edward Soltesz, MD: Abbott Vascular - Teaching and Speaking. Abiomed - Teaching and Speaking. Atricure - Teaching and Speaking. Edwards Lifesciences - Teaching and Speaking. St. Jude Medical - Teaching and Speaking. Jerry Dean Estep, MD: Abbott - Consulting, Teaching and Speaking. Medtronic - Membership on advisory committee or review panels.For further information about this activity, contact Katie Breznai at email@example.com