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Wed, 25 Jan


Star Center (Harefield Hospital)

MLS LVAD Course (Half-Day)

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 Course (Half-Day)
MLS LVAD Course (Half-Day)

Time & Location

25 Jan 2023, 08:30 – 13:00

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


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


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  • 15 minutes


  • 20 minutes

    Lecture: Advanced Heart Failure

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