Cardiology training

Enhance your cardiology knowledge with our expert-led videos. Stay informed about heart conditions, diagnostic tools, and advancements in cardiovascular medicine.

Cardiology is a medical specialty that focuses on the study, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders related to the heart and blood vessels. Cardiologists, specialists in this field, address a broad spectrum of cardiovascular conditions, including coronary artery disease, heart failure, arrhythmias, and valvular disorders.

Cardiology involves a comprehensive approach, utilizing diagnostic tools such as electrocardiography (ECG), echocardiography, and cardiac catheterization to assess cardiac function. Cardiologists work closely with patients to develop personalized treatment plans that may include lifestyle modifications, medications, and interventional procedures like angioplasty or coronary artery bypass surgery.

Advances in cardiology include the development of novel therapies, such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and remote monitoring technologies, to enhance patient care and outcomes. Cardiologists collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including cardiothoracic surgeons and interventional radiologists, to provide integrated and multidisciplinary cardiovascular care.

The field of cardiology plays a crucial role in preventing and managing cardiovascular diseases, contributing to overall heart health and well-being.

Cases, Cases, Cases from St. Michael's Hospital...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Echocardiography video: 20 interesting and challenging cases from St. Michael's Echo Lab. Speaker: ​Dr. Yazeed Almalki. Date: October 6, 2023.   

Complicated Pericarditis – Defining and Detecting...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Echo video case: complicated pericarditis – defining and detecting the abnormal pericardium.

Echocardiographic Assessment of Prosthetic Aortic...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Echocardiographic assessment of prosthetic aortic valve function. Date: February 8, 2024 Speaker: Ashwin Padiyath, MD FRCPC, Echo Fellow, St. Michael's Hospital. Objectives: 1. Review the updated 2024...

Hocus Pocus: Using POCUS for Volume & Hemodynamics...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Hocus pocus: using POCUS for volume & hemodynamics assessment and quick peculiar diagnoses. Date: March 13, 2024, speaker: Dr. Noah Lewis, Cardiology Resident, St. Michael's Hospital. Objectives:...

Aerobilia and Portal Venous Gas - Segmental Intestinal...

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Aerobilia and portal venous gas in a patient with segmental intestinal ischemia and pneumatosis intestinalis.

Tunnel of PFO in 40 years old patient presented...

Mohammed Zidan

Specialty:  Cardiology
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This video provides the tunnel of patent foramen ovale in 40 years old patient presented with CVS.

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: An Echo Review

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: an echo review. Abdulaziz Alshaibi MD. Date: September 2, 2021. Objectives: 1. Identify the different patterns and key features of HCM. 2. Understand the utility of echocardiography...

Holes in the Heart VSD VSR Edition

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Holes in the Heart VSD VSR Edition. Speaker: Nicolas Santi MD. Date: December 16, 2021. Objectives: 1. Review epidemiology and anatomy of Ventricular Septal Defects (VSD) 2. Review echocardiographic assessment...

M-Mode

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Dr. Karam Bami on M-Mode. Date: 23 July 2020. Objectives: - What is M-mode? - Why is it still relevant? - Review some classic valvular, myocardial, and pericardial M-mode findings

LV Non-Compaction Variant of Normal or Cardiomyopathy

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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LV non-compaction variant of normal or cardiomyopathy. Speaker: Kim Connelly MBBS PhD FSCMR FCCS (he/him). Date: March 24, 2022. Director: Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science, Unity Health....

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