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Interventional Cardiology on Coronaries - Basic Module

22-M24.1
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March 10th 2022 - March 17th 2022
COURSE COORDINATORS
Manuel de Sousa Almeida (MD, PhD) , 
Sílvio Leal (MD, PhD Student)
COURSE PRESENTATION
The progressive increase in access and complexity of percutaneous techniques for coronary diagnosis and intervention make its understanding central in the curriculum of the current cardiologist. This course seeks to present, in a dynamic and interactive way, a complete approach of current knowledge and practice in this area.
The course will be structured in two independent modules.
This module provides coverage of the basic curriculum of interventional cardiology in coronary disease, seeking to provide the essential knowledge and tools to begin the practice in this area.
TARGET AUDIENCE
a)Fellows of the Interventional Cardiology Sub-specialty

b)Cardiology residents

c)Residents from other medical specialties
LEARNING OBJECTIVES >> KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS TO DEVELOP
Coronaryanatomy and physiology
Pathophysiology of atherosclerotic disease
Equipment and therapy in the Cath Lab
Radiation management and risks
Principles of coronary angiography and angioplasty
Indications, contraindications and strategies for coronary revascularization
Intracoronary physiological and imaging evaluation
Intervention in stable coronary disease
Intervention in ST- and non-ST segment acute coronary syndromes
Coronary revascularization in special populations
Complex coronary angioplasty
Prevention and management of complications from coronary intervention
ADMISSION CRITERIA
CV
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