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Cardiology & Heart Surgery Discussions

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  • Decision Making in Valve Replacement: TAVR vs. SAVR

    J. Kevin Harrison, MD, discusses two patients with aortic valve stenosis. How would you individualize treatment based on their different clinical characteristics? Watch this case and join your colleagues in a discussion about the risks and benefits of implementing guideline-recommended treatments for aortic stenosis such as TAVR and SAVR.

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  • Decision Making in Revascularization: CABG or PCI?

    In this interactive online forum, Manesh Patel, MD, and Peter Smith, MD, discuss the case of an elderly man with coronary artery disease and explain how personalized medicine was used to determine the best management strategy for this patient. Watch this case and join your colleagues in a discussion about the risks and benefits of implementing guideline-recommended revascularization strategies such as coronary artery bypass graft surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention.

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  • Managing Patients With FH Today

    In this interactive online forum, expert faculty Michael A. Blazing, MD, discusses the case of a patient with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH). How would you care for this patient? What testing would you recommend? How do the recently approved PCSK9 inhibitors fit in the management of this patient? Watch the case and join a discussion about individualizing the treatment of patients with FH.

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