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Cleveland Clinic Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute Presentations

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CVD Risk Reduction and Lipid Management: State of the Science
This activity has been designed to provide focused education and practical guidance on the management of dyslipidemia in the modern era. The content will highlight the limitations of statin therapy and the residual risk of cardiovascular disease and summarize clinical trial data for current and future therapeutic options in managing dyslipidemia.

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  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Endografts
    Lee Kirksey, MD, Daniel Clair, MD and Sean Lyden, MD discuss the options in treating abdominal aortic aneurysms including surgery, minimally invasive and endovascular treatments, and the latest clinical trial – LEOPARD - which may provide closure to long standing questions surrounding aortic endograft selection. 
  • Multi-modality Imaging for Diagnosis and Therapeutic Planning in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Milind Desai, MD, staff cardiologist in the Section of Cardiovascular Imaging, discusses a comprehensive approach to the diagnosis of Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Dr. Desai uses case studies to present examples of the use of imaging techniques to confirm or rule out diagnosis of HCM, risk stratify, and create a therapeutic plan.
  • Women and Cardiovascular Disease
    Leslie Cho, MD, Director of Cleveland Clinic’s Women’s Cardiovascular Center and Section Head, Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation discusses women and coronary artery disease. The issues Dr. Cho covers includes are there gender differences in risk factors, clinical manifestation of cardiovascular disease, cardiac testing and treatment and outcome of CAD.
  • Aortic Valve and Aortic Surgery Presentation Part 1
    Lars Svensson, MD, PhD, Director of the Aorta Center and Director of the Marfan Syndrome and Connective Tissue Disorder Clinic, presents a two part series on the evolution in aortic valve and aortic surgery. Part 1 starts with aortic surgery and repair of the aortic root.
  • Aortic Valve and Aortic Surgery Presentation Part 2
    Lars Svensson, MD, PhD continues his presentation with a discussion of the aortic valve, aortic valve stenosis and new innovations in aortic valve surgery.


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European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

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  • Video Broadcast: Early Intervention in the Treatment of Mitral Valve Disease
    Cleveland Clinic and Intuitive Surgical, Inc.- Moderator Julie Huang, MD, staff cardiologist; Brian P. Griffin, MD, FACC, staff cardiologist; A. Marc Gillinov, MD, staff cardiac surgeon; and Tomislav Mihaljevic, MD, staff cardiac surgeon discuss mitral valve prolapse, treatment options and surgery guidelines for asymptomatic patients. The panelists discuss the da Vinci® Mitral Valve Repair, minimally invasive, sternum-sparing procedure in detail, as a treatment option for asymptomatic mitral valve disease. (approx. 75 min)