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Thu, 14 Dec

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Star Center (Harefield Hospital)

MLS LVAD

This is suitable for all healthcare professionals who may encounter a patient with a LVAD. You will be taught everything you need to know on the course and no prior experience with LVADs is necessary. Accredited for 3.5 CPD points.

MLS LVAD
MLS LVAD

Time & Location

14 Dec 2023, 08:30 – 13:00

Star Center (Harefield Hospital), Hill End Rd, Harefield, Uxbridge UB9 6JH, UK

Curriculum

Heart failure

a. Epidemiology

b. Diagnosis

c. Management

Advanced Heart failure

a. Medical and intensive care management

b. Temporary mechanical support devices

Heart Transplantation

a. Indications for routine, urgent, super-urgent listing

b. Perioperative and longer-term care

Ventricular assist devices

a. Anatomical considerations

b. Device types

c. Physiological changes

d. Perioperative & longer-term management

e. Common complications

LVAD Mechanical Life Support Algorithm

a. Algorithm rationale

b. Common emergency scenarios

c. Simulation experience

Registration:

To sign up for the courses please go to Eventbrite

Email mls@rbht.nhs.uk with any questions or comments.

Programme


  • 15 minutes

    Introduction


  • 20 minutes

    Lecture: Advanced Heart Failure

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