Search Tag: Cardiology

IMAGING Management

The BIR Launches First Free Online “Radiation Protection for Cardiology” Course

2016 22 Jun

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) has led a collaboration between the British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) with representation from the Royal College of Physicians’ Cardiology Specialist Advisory Committee (SAC) to develop a vital training resource for cardiologists.   This online training, developed by the BIR’s Radiation Protection Special... Read more

Cardiology Management

HealthManagement Welcomes Prof. Tienush Rassaf as new Editor-in-Chief, Cardiology

2016 13 Sep, Europe’s leading multidisciplinary healthcare management platform, is delighted to announce the appointment of Prof. Tienush Rassaf as Editor-in-Chief, Cardiology.   Prof. Rassaf is Director of the Department of Cardiology and Vascular Medicine at the Westgerman Heart- and Vascular Center, University Hospital Essen in Germany.   Prof.... Read more

Cardiology Management

2016 13 Sep

Prof. Tienush Rassaf took up his appointment as Editor-in-Chief, Cardiology, in September 2016. Prof. Rassaf has since August 2015 been Department Head and Chair of Cardiology (Cardiology and Vascular Medicine from August 2016) at the Westgerman Heart- and Vascular Center at the University of Essen, Germany.   He was born in Cologne,... Read more

Cardiology Management

ESC Congress 2017

2016 02 Sep

The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and 11 000 abstracts contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries.Abstract submission will be opened online from mid-December to 14 February 2017. Read more

Cardiology Management

Team Care Has Good Evidence

2016 30 Aug

The focus of the European Society of Cardiology Congress (ESC) is “The Heart Team”. It highlights the importance of teamwork and interactions between all professionals and specialties involved in managing patients with cardiovascular disease.Experts speaking at the congress in Rome this week backed up this theme. Systematic guideline-based nurse case... Read more

Cardiology Management

eHealth for Cardiology - Benefits Need to Be Demonstrated

2016 29 Aug

Despite widespread ecardiology applications, research is showing smaller effects as assessment becomes more robust. It is becoming difficult to demonstrate added value other than patient preference and convenience, according to experts speaking at the European Congress of Cardiology in Rome this week. When cardiac patients are not attending rehabilitation... Read more

Cardiology Management

Siemens Healthineers Presents Imaging for Complex, Minimally Invasive Procedures at ESC 2016

2016 27 Aug

Integrated imaging portfolio for the entire cardiology treatment processAcuson SC2000 Prime ultrasound system enables real-time 3D heart imaging for reliable diagnosis of mitral insufficiencySensitive patient groups benefit from unique dual-source CT scanners for cardiac CT imagingHeart MRI supports the treatment decision by revealing hypoperfusion... Read more

ICU Management

Challenges of Critical Care Cardiology Addressed

2016 26 Aug

The challenges of training, staffing and research in critical care cardiology are addressed in an article published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology by Jason Katz, MD, MHS, medical director of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill's cardiac intensive care unit, and colleagues.In the article Katz and colleagues outline how... Read more

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