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.

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.   

Simpson's Biplane Method for Accurate Assessment...

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In this video will observe the process of measurement of LVEF by use of Simpson's Biplane Method.

Paradoxical Septum Motion

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The material presents paradoxical septum motion.

Echocardiography for Beginners

Specialty:  Cardiology
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This video presents the basics of the echocardiographic examination. It contains introduction to the basic approaches used in cardiac ultrasound, together with a short explanation of each of the views...

Coronary Angiography

Dan Izzo

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Cardiologists use a coronary angiography to visualise blockages within the coronary vessels. From this the physician can determine if the patient is a candidate for a balloon angioplasty or if they need...

Hypertensive Heart Disease - Cardiomyopathy

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You will learn how to identify cardiomyopathy caused by severe hypertension by echocardiography.

Atrial Fibrilation In Cardiac Echo

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Atrial fibrillation (AF) is an abnormal heart rhythm characterised by rapid and irregular beating. Most episodes have no symptoms. Occasionally there may be heart palpitations, fainting, shortness of...

Mitral Valve Prolapse

maged al ali

Specialty:  Cardiology
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Mitral Valve Prolapse is a valvular heart disease characterized by the displacement of an abnormally thickened mitral valve leaflet into the left atrium during systole. The diagnosis of MVP depends upon...

Left Ventricular Regional Wall Motion Abnormalities

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This video shows left ventricular regional wall motion abnormalities.

Pacemaker Implant Surgery

Specialty:  Cardiology
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A pacemaker is a device that is designed to provide an electrical signal to the heart muscle and to help it maintain a proper rhythm. Video presented by