Cardiology Essentials and Case Studies

Monday October 9, 2017


Conference starts in:

Celebrity Constellation - Barcelona, Catalona, Spain
11 Day Conference October 9th - 19th, 2017
14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This is a 10-Night Spain, France and Italy Cruise Conference, from Barcelona, Spain to Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy, Celebrity Constellation. In order to register and get additional information for this conference, you must visit the following link: http://www.universityatsea.com/coursedetails.php?p...

To provide the physician with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics using a combined lecture and case study approach. This review will provide a practical overview of commonly encountered problems in clinical cardiology, focusing on prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. For each topic, cardiology essentials will be reviewed and illustrative cases explored and discussed. Participants will be invited to share their clinical experiences, concerns, and insights.

Ideal candidates for this seminar include physicians as well as other health care professionals involved in the daily management of cardiac patients in the office, clinic, or hospital settings.

Dates and Times

Start: 10/9/2017 5:00 PM
End: 10/19/2017 5:00 AM

Objectives

  • Define treatment objectives of primary and secondary prevention based on clinical assessment
  • Recognize non-traditional markers for coronary artery disease risk
  • Describe differences in prevention, diagnosis, treatment in women
  • Identify the indication, utility, and findings of non-invasive cardiac testing
  • Describe the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of chronic and unstable coronary artery disease (including myocardial infarction and its complications)
  • Consider the appropriate use of medical treatment, catheterization, angioplasty and surgical revascularization in the management of coronary artery disease
  • Interpret basic EKG abnormalities
  • Recognize and treat common cardiac arrhythmias
  • Understand the changing objectives of congestive heart failure treatment
  • Diagnose and treat valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, pericardial disease, and non-cardiac vascular disease.

Speakers

  • Dr. William Lawson
    • Advances in the Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure
    • Cardiomyopathies & Pericardial Disease
    • Changes in Cardiac Surgical Revascularization
    • Diagnosis & Management of Coronary Heart Disease
    • Diagnosis & Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction and its Complications
    • Diagnosis & Treatment of Non-Cardiac Vascular Disease
    • Diagnosis and Management of Vavular Heat Disease
    • EKG Review and Case Studies
    • Emerging Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease
    • Interventional Cardiology: Indications, Outcomes & New Frontiers
    • New Strategies in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Acute Coronary Syndromes
    • Primary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
    • Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
    • Women & Heart Disease

Location

Celebrity Constellation
University @ Sea
08001 Barcelona
Catalona, Spain

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.