Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to dissemintate knowledge & skills of Acute Cardiovascular Care
Our mission is to promote excellence in clinical diagnosis, research, technical development, and education in cardiovascular imaging in Europe.
Our mission: To promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our goal is to reduce the burden in cardiovascular disease in Europe through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Our Mission is "to improve the quality of life of the population by reducing the impact of cardiac rhythm disturbances and reduce sudden cardiac death"
To improve quality of life and logevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
Working Groups goals is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
ESC Councils goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practising in specific cardiology domains.
OUR MISSION: TO REDUCE THE BURDEN OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
By the end of the webinar, you should be able to:- Understand how the S-ICD is implanted, and how the arrhythmia algorithm and the S-ICD signal discriminate arrhythmias to deliver appropriate therapy and avoid inappropriate therapy.- Understand the morbidity benefits of subcutaneous ICD therapy- Understand which pt population cannot benefit from subcutaneous ICD - Appreciate effectiveness of the subcutaneous ICD to terminate ventricular arrhythmias- Appreciate subcutaneous ICD performance in different patient populations and disease statesBut also to know:- How to identify & screen patients appropriately for the subcutaneous ICD - How to implant the S-ICD- How to avoid pitfalls that diminish it's proper function- How to avoid complications- How to manage inappropriate shocks
Lucas Boersma, Pier Lambiase and Alessandro Capucci
The EHRA Webinars are designed to help you improve your daily practice!
The format includes a case based presentation, online assessment and live discussions with the two key opinion leaders who will give you some useful tips for your daily clinical practice.
- ESC guidelines- EHRA Key Reference Library - Weiss R, Knight BP, Gold MR et al. Safety and efficacy of a totally subcutaneous implantable-cardioverter defibrillator. Circulation 2013, 27;128(9):944-53.- Lambiase PD, Barr C, Theuns DA et al. Worldwide experience with a totally subcutaneous implantable defibrillator: early results from the EFFORTLESS S-ICD Registry. Eur Heart J 2014;35(25):1657-65.
- Kooiman KM, Knops RE, Olde NL, Wilde AA, de G, Jr. Inappropriate subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks due to T-wave oversensing can be prevented: implications for management. Heart Rhythm 2014 March;11(3):426-34.
This programme is supported by Boston Scientific in the form of unrestricted educational grants. The scientific programme has not been influenced in any way by its sponsor.
This educational programme is accredited for 1 CME Credit(s). Each participant should claim only those hours of credits that have actually been spent in the educational activity.
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