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Practice Guideline Track on Non-Cardiac Surgery

Guidelines into Practice

Prevention
The Cardiac Consult


Contributor:  Special thanks to Bernard Iung from the ESC Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease

Based on the 2014 ESC/ESA Guidelines on non-cardiac surgery: cardiovascular assessment and management 

Webinars on this topic

  2015 ESC webinar on "Non-cardiac surgery in patients with cardiac disease: how to evaluate risks and how to manage the patients?" Watch the recording.

2015 ESC webinar on "The new ESC Guidelines on non cardiac surgery: how to individualise cardiac risk assessment and treatment?" Watch the recording.

 

Update - ESC Congress 2015 sessions

Part 1 - Presentations referring to the 2014 ESC/ESA Guildelines on non-cardiac surgery

Session Title Slides Webcast
ESC Guidelines to resolve dilemmas in clinical cardiology (Meet the experts)    
A heart disease patient going to non-cardiac surgery    
ESC Guidelines to resolve dilemmas in clinical cardiology - Take home messages    

Part 2 - Topics in focus

 Session Title  Slides  Webcast
POST-OPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS
POSTER: Outcomes of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery: A cohort study with matched non hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients    
POSTER: Postoperative myocardial injury assessed by high-sensitivity cardiac troponin t and revised cardiac risk index in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery    
Association between pre-operative statin use and major cardiovascular events among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery: The VISION Study    
ANTITHROMBOTIC THERAPY AND NON-CARDIAC SURGERY
POSTER: Discontinuation rates in patients with non-valvular fibrillation treated with non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants are mainly related to drug specific side effects and bleeding    
POSTER: New oral anticoagulants: perioperative bridging therapy versus no bridging therapy    
POSTER: Management of oral anticoagulation in ptients undergoing cardiac catheterization    

 

ESC Congress 2014 sessions

Part 1 - Overview of the 2014 ESC/ESA Guildelines on non-cardiac surgery

Session Title Slides  Webcast
ESC 2014 Guidelines overview: Non-cardiac surgery    
ESC/ESA Guidelines on non-cardiac surgery: cardiovascular assessment and management 
Non-cardiac surgery guidelines: what is new?    
Should we still use beta-blockers?    
Main questions in patients with non-cardiac comorbidities    
The role of biomarkers in non-cardiac surgery    
Meet with the Task force    

Part 2 - Topics in focus

Session Title Slides Webcast
PRE-OPERATIVE ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO NON-CARDIAC SURGERY
MULTIPLE DRUG ELUTING STENTS
Case Presentation    
What do the Guidelines say?    
MULTIPLE CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS AND OPEN AAA SURGERY
Case Presentation    
What do the Guidelines say?    
MULTIPLE CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS: STABLE ANGINA UNDERGOING  CAROTID ENDARTERECTOMY
Case Presentation    
What do the Guidelines say?    
PRE-OPERATIVE ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO NON-CARDIAC SURGERY: CONCLUSION AND GENERAL TAKE-HOME MESSAGE    
MULTIMODALITY IMAGING. STRATIFYING CARDIOVASCULAR RISK BEFORE NON-CARDIAC SURGERY 
Case Presentation    
What do the Guidelines say?    
CARDIOVASCULAR DRUG BENEFITS AND RISKS    
ABSTRACT: A novel risk score for predicting 30-day mortality in heart failure
patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery
   
Risk of intra-operative hypotension    
Beta-blockers: benefits and risks during surgery    
Blood pressure lowering drugs: benefits and risks during surgery     
Antithrombotic therapy and proton pump inhibitors: benefit and risks    
Trials vs. registries. Beta-blockers in non-cardiac surgery. Where do we stand?    
ANTITHROMBOTIC THERAPY & NON-CARDIAC SURGERY    
ANTIPLATELET THERAPY IN PATIENTS WITH CORONARY STENTS UNDERGOING SURGERY
Recognizing the risks    
Antiplatelet therapy to bridge. PRO.    
Antiplatelet therapy to bridge. CONTRA.    
Recommendations from the 2014 ESC guidelines    
POSTER: The management of patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing percutaneous intervention with stent implantation (AFCAS): triple therapy with LMWH bridging is associated with higher risk    
VALVULAR HEART DISEASE    
Severe valve disease and non-cardiac surgery    
SPECIFIC NON-CARDIAC INTERVENTIONS    
Meet the experts: A patient requiring elective major vascular surgery (AAA) with stable angina pectoris and carotid stenosis     

 

Clinical cases on this topic