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Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Grand Rounds

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Cardiac Anatomy from Greek Medicine to European Renaissance through Illustrations

    Presented on April 6, 2016, by Farzan Filsoufi, MD

    At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
    Review the evolution of scientific knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the human heart through historical references.
    Describe its implications in shaping clinical standards of practice and novelty medical devices.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Arterial Bypass Grafting - Why and How

    Presented on February 17, 2016, by John Puskas, MD

    At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
    Recognize the rationale for the use of arterial conduits for surgical coronary revascularization.
    Identify the techniques necessary for safe and effective use of arterial conduits for CABG.

  • 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.

     

  • Functional Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation-Contemporary Strategy

    Presented on January 27, 2016, by David H. Adams, MD

    At the end of this video, viewers will be able to:
    Describe the mechanism of functional tricuspid regurgitation.
    Interpret the principals and pitfalls of surgical correction, and available surgical options.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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