Ascot Cardiology Symposium for General Practitioners 2012

Saturday 5 May, 8.00am to 4.30pm


(To download presentations click on the links below)
Session1: Atrial Arrhythmias
Anticoagulation in AF Dabigatran v Warfarin Dr Hitesh Patel
Medical Management of AF Dr Douglas Scott
Radiofrequency Ablation for AF and Fl Dr Nigel Lever
Case Histories; AF Panel Discussions
Session wrap up – take home messages Dr Douglas Scott
Session 2 : Prevention/Hypertension
Statins , Aspirin, B-Blockers and ACE inhibitors Dr Selwyn Wong
Medical-Management-of-AF_S1 Dr David Voss
Case Histories – Hypertension, role of ABU Panel Discussion
Renal Denervation for resistant Hypertension Dr Mark Webster
Session 3: Aortic Valve disease/Heart failure/CT
Aortic Disease in Elderly – role of TAVI Dr Mark Webster
Diagnosis and Management of Heart failure in general practice Dr Selwyn Wong
Heart failure clinics – overview and outcomes Judith Hildreth
Coronary CT Angiography and Calcium Scoring Dr Hitesh Patel
Session 4: Ischaemic Heart Disease
Management of IHD with emphasis on the elderly and diabetic Dr Albert Ko
Interventional Cardiology Update Dr Warwick Jaffe
General Practitioner management after MI and Stenting Dr Douglas Scott
Case Histories IHD Panel Discussions