Search Tag: anaesthesiologist

Cardiology Management

Local Anaesthesia and Sedation Safe for TAVR

2017 22 Aug

A new study indicates that 30-day mortality rates as well as the rates of procedure related complications were similar in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures performed with or without the presence of an anaesthesiologist in the catheterisation laboratory. The findings are reported in the International Journal of Cardiology.... Read more

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CSI 2015

2015 24 Jun

CSI will give you a comprehensive overview of major topics in catheter-based therapy and is designed for adult and pediatric interventionalists, cardiovascular surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, technicians and any other medical specialty involved in these procedures. Engineers, device design specialists, and inventors are also finding our format... Read more

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Anaesthesia Has Major Impact on CABG Surgery Risks

2015 05 Mar

For patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, according to researchers, the anaesthesiologist managing the procedure can have a major impact on the risk of adverse outcomes. The study found "substantial variability" in death or major complications across anaesthesiologists, with close to a twofold difference in risk for CABG patients... Read more