Cardiac Preoperative Risk Assessment and Reduction

 

 Moderators: Dr. Nadim Jalbout and Dr. Hadi Skouri

09:00 – 09:15  Noninvasive testing: Is it always needed?
 Dr. Habib Dakik
09:15 – 09:30 Role of functional capacity and its determinants
 Dr. Paul Cremer
09:30 – 09:45 Pharmacological Risk Reduction Strategy
 Dr. Jonathan Hastie
09:45 – 10:00 Risk indices in surgical risk assessment
 Dr. Wael Jaroudi
10:00 – 10:15 When revascularization is needed preoperatively?
 Dr. Paul Cremer
10:15 – 10:30  Preoperative cardiac devices management
 Dr. Maurice Khoury
10:30 – 10:45  Discussion
10:45 – 11:00  COFFEE BREAK
 Moderators: Dr. Nadim Jalbout and Dr. Samir Alam
 11:00 – 11:30 Plenary talk: Who is the high-risk patient: risk assessment, scoring systems
  Dr. Haytham Kaafarani