Cardiac Preoperative Risk Assessment and Reduction

 

 Moderators: TBA

09:00 – 09:15 Risk indices in surgical risk assessment
 Dr. Bruce Hall
09:15 – 09:30 Role of functional capacity and its determinants
 Dr. Paul Cremer
09:30 – 09:45 Noninvasive testing: Is it always needed?
 Dr. Habib Dakik
09:45 – 10:00 Risk reduction strategy: Pharmacological (Betablockers/Statins)
 Dr. Janathon Hastie
10:00 – 10:15  Preoperative cardiac devices management
 TBA
10:15 – 10:30  When revascularization is needed preoperatively?
 Dr. Paul Cremer
10:30 – 10:45  Discussion
10:45 – 11:00  COFFEE BREAK
11:00 – 11:30  Plenary talk: Who is the high-risk patient: risk assessment, scoring systems
 Dr. Haytham Kaafarani