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Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Grand Rounds

Transfusion Overuse - Need for Conservation

Presented on July 27, 2016, by Aryeh Shander, MD, of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Identify the term over use in healthcare. Understand the enormous potential of transfusion overuse.
Understand the elements contributing to transfusion overuse.
Recognize modifiable elements to reduce and eliminate over transfusion.

Top 10 Advances in Transcatheter Valve Therapy

Presented on January 21, 2019, by Samin K. Sharma, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Evaluate new and upcoming technologies in the management of structural heart disease to determine their benefit for patients.
Expound the indications, techniques, outcomes, and complications for transcatheter valve intervention in patients with native valve disease and bioprosthetic valve dysfunction.
Examine best practice techniques for new heart valve implantation.

The Ross Procedure: Time to Reexamine the Guidelines?

Presented on September 19, 2018, by Ismail El-Hamamsy, MD, PhD, of the Montreal Heart Institute

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Explore the dynamic physiology of the aortic root and its implications for aortic valve surgery.
Examine long-term outcomes of conventional aortic valve replacement in young and middle-aged adults.
Determine the role of the Ross procedure in this patient population, with a special emphasis on survival and specific surgical techniques to reduce the risk of reoperation.

The Ross Procedure: Step-by-Step Technique to Optimize Long-term Durability

Presented on August 26, 2020, by Ismail El-Hamamsy, MD, PhD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Describe the surgical steps of the Ross Procedure.
Summarize possible operative pitfalls and anatomic limitations associated with the Ross procedure.

Recognition and Management of Acute Stroke

Presented on February 15, 2017, by Stanley Tuhrim, MD, and Christopher Kellner, MD.

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
To review the signs and symptoms of acute stroke.
To elucidate the current management of acute ischemic stroke.
To describe current approaches to endovascular intervention in acute ischemic stroke.

Randall B. Griepp 2017 Visiting Professor - Lars Svensson, MD

TAVR, AVR Surgery and Aortic Root Repair
Presented on September 20, 2017, by Lars G. Svensson, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Summarize and contrast the role of TAVR and SAVR in managing patients with aortic valve disease

Randall B. Griepp 2016 Visiting Professor - Duke E. Cameron, MD

The Marfan Syndrome
Presented on April 27, 2016, by Duke E. Cameron, MD, of Johns Hopkins Hospital

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Describe the pathophysiological basis of Marfan’s syndrome and illustrate the relationship between connective tissue disorders and expressed structural-anatomical characteristics.
Review the dominant cardiovascular abnormalities and summarize the surgical options and challenges in the patient with Marfan’s syndrome.

Randall B. Griepp 2015 Visiting Professor - Joseph S. Coselli, MD

The History of Aortic Surgery: Pioneers and Prophets
Presented on January 14, 2015, by Joseph S. Coselli, MD, of Baylor College of Medicine

Prosthetic Valve Choice in Heart Valve Surgery

Presented on January 13, 2016, by Anelechi (Ani) Anyanwu, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Identify the basis for choice of prosthesis for valve replacement.
Interpret long-term outcomes of various valve replacement prosthesis

Principles of Degenerative Mitral Valve Repair

Presented on March 2, 2016, by David H. Adams, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Review Carpentier's functional classification of degenerative mitral valve disease.
Describe the principles of surgical mitral valve repair.

Perioperative Considerations: An Electrophysiologist's Perspective

Presented on December 7, 2016, by Marc A. Miller, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Review the basis of cardiac rhythm abnormalities following cardiac surgery.
Distinguish the diverse electrophysiology patterns of rhythm conduction pathology in the setting of cardiac surgery.
Recommend a protocol to prevent and appropriately address conduction complications in the cardiac surgical patient.

Myocardial Protection

Presented On June 1, 2016, by Paul Stelzer, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Comprehend the basic science principles of myocardial cell function.
Make out the cardioplegia concepts which were developed and refined over time.
Recognize the alternative approaches for protection in special circumstances.

Mitral Valve Prolapse: Contemporary Strategies

Presented on October 12, 2016, by David H. Adams, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Review and describe the anatomy and mechanism of lesions involved in the pathophysiology of Mitral Valve Prolapse.
Describe the principles of mitral valve repair and illustrate contemporary surgical strategies for mitral valve reconstruction.
Outline the effective steps in deciding the most appropriate reconstructive approach on a case-by-case basis.

Mitral Foundation 2016 Visiting Professor - Patrick O’Gara, MD

Presented on May 4, 2016, by Patrick O'Gara, MD, of Brigham and Women's Hospital

Mitral Foundation 2016 Visiting Professor - Gilles D. Dreyfus, MD

Valve Repair at the Sixth Decade: Challenges Continue
Presented on March 16, 2016, by Dr. Gilles D. Dreyfus, MD, of the CardioThoracic Center of Monaco

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Review the evolution and milestones of mitral valve repair to-date.
Outline and evaluate future challenges in the field of mitral reconstructive surgery.

Mitral Foundation 2014 Marcus Visiting Professor - Rick A. Nishimura, MD

The 2014 ACC/AHA Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Valvular Heart Disease
Presented on December 19, 2014, by Rick A. Nishimura, MD, of the Mayo Clinic

Mitral Foundation 2012 Visiting Professor - Lawrence H. Cohn, MD

How to be a Safe and Effective Heart Surgeon
Presented by Lawrence H. Cohn, MD, of the Brigham and Women's Hospital

Mitral Annular Calcification

Presented on April 13, 2016, by Ahmed El-Eshmawi, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Identify different surgical strategies for Mitral Annular Calcification.
Describe the use of a trancatheter valve in mitral surgery.

Management of Coagulopathy in Cardiac Surgery Patients

Presented on February 10, 2016, by Mehdi Oloomi, MD

At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
Make an informed decision on the most effective therapy for patients with coagulopathy.
Describe new therapies to treat hemorrhage when standard therapies are ineffective.

 

Management of Bleeding Post Open Heart Surgery

Presented on October 21, 2020, by Mehdi Oloomi, MD

At the end of this video, the viewer should be able to:
Summarize and explain hemostasis during cardiopulmonary bypass operations.
Review current evidence and emerging data related to hemostatic tests during open heart surgery.
Classify and evaluate the most frequently used blood products after cardiac surgery.