Our mission is to become a worldwide reference for education in the field for all professionals involved in the process to disseminate 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 is to promote excellence in research, practice, education and policy in cardiovascular health, primary and secondary prevention.
Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
Our mission is to improve quality of life and longevity, through better prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart failure, including the establishment of networks for its management, education and research.
The ESC Working Groups' goal is to stimulate and disseminate scientific knowledge in different fields of cardiology.
The ESC Councils' goal is to share knowledge among medical professionals practicing in specific cardiology domains.
- 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 states
- 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.
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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.
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