Cardiology training

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

ESC TV Conversations - The unknowns of atrial...

Specialty:  Cardiology
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ESC TV Conversations - The unknowns of atrial fibrillation – knowledge gaps in 2022 Hosted by Emma Svennberg, Sweden With John Camm, UK

Eponyms and Echocardiography: The Imaging of...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Eponyms and Echocardiography: the imaging of complex congenital surgical repairs. Speaker: ​Dr Robin Ducas. Objectives: 1) Review the eponymous surgical procedures used to repair specific congenital heart...

Doppler

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Speaker: ​Muizz Wahid MD PGY-4 Cardiology | University of Toronto. Objectives: 1) Review the background of Doppler and Doppler effect 2) Discuss the various Doppler modalities 3) Review the utilization...

Phosphodiesterases and heart failure - CVR Onlife

Specialty:  Cardiology
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In this Onlife interview, Dr Rodolphe Fischmeister speaks about his interest and findings on phosphodiesterases regulating cyclic nucleotides in the heart and potential future therapeutics for patients...

Rejuvenating the heart with RNA – CVR Onlife

Specialty:  Cardiology
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In this Onlife interview, Prof. Reinier Boon discusses some major scientific findings from his research on non-coding RNA in cardiovascular ageing, and speaks about having won the ESC’s Outstanding Achievement...

RNA modifications in atherosclerosis – CVR Onlife

Specialty:  Cardiology
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In this Onlife interview, Prof. Stellos, a laureate of the Outstanding Achievement Award 2020 from the European Society of Cardiology, talks about his research and achievements in RNA modifications in...

ESC TV Conversations: TAVI - the next 20 years:...

Specialty:  Cardiology
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ESC TV Conversations: TAVI - the next 20 years: where will the journey take us (and how fast)? Hosted by Stephan Windecker, Switzerland With Martin Leon, USA 

The Mitral Valve Back to Basics & Biggest...

Chi-Ming Chow

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Teaching video: the mitral valve back to basics & biggest hits. Speaker: Ciara Pendrith, MD. C1, Cardiology Resident, St. Michael's Hospital. Date: Aug 18, 2022. Objectives: 1. Discuss etiologies...

ESC TV On the Road - #AHA22 - ENHANCE-AF and...

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Trials covered: ENHANCE-AF and PROGRESSIVE-AF Host: Hein Heidbuchel Guests: David Duncker and Emma Svennberg Our experts - Stephan Achenbach, Carlos Aguiar, Davide Capodanno, David Duncker, Hein Heidbuchel,...

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