Cardiovascular Bootcamp

Optional Post-Conference Session. april 1 - 7:30am to 5:20pm

Cardiac conditions account for more deaths in developed countries and also more litigation in the U.S. than any other condition in emergency medicine practice.
— Amal Mattu, MD

It is critically important that all acute care providers have a cutting-edge knowledge base regarding recent advances in emergency cardiology. This Bootcamp is designed to address the challenges and controversies that commonly occur when caring for cardiac patients in the ED.

Whether you are a new graduate or a seasoned clinician, we promise that you will gain valuable skills for your practice that will help you save lives and minimize risk when caring for patients with emergency cardiac conditions.

Amal Mattu, MD, Course Director

Amal Mattu, MD, Course Director

Michael Winters, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, Course Director

Michael Winters, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, Course Director


Course Faculty

Teresa Wu, MD

Teresa Wu, MD

Corey Slovis, MD

Corey Slovis, MD

Sarah Stahmer, MD

Sarah Stahmer, MD

 
Jeffrey A Tabas, MD

Jeffrey A Tabas, MD

Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP

Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP

 

Course Schedule

Cardiovascular Emergencies Bootcamp

Schedule for April 1st, 2017

7:30 am Breakfast Video: “Big Red” Emergencies
8:00 am Resuscitation Articles You’ve Gotta Know!
8:30 am Acute Heart Failure: What’s New in 2017?
9:00 am Running the Perfect Code
9:30 am Time is Neuron! 2017 Stroke Update
10:00 am Coffee Break
10:30 am Defunct Defibrillators and Pacemaker Pathology
11:00 am Wide Complex Tachycardias Made Simple
11:30 am Diagnosing “STEMI” With Bundle Branch Blocks
12:00 am LUNCH
1:00 pm Modern-Day Treatment of PE
1:30 pm STEMI Mimics: Don’t Get Fooled!
2:00 pm The (S)Low-down on Rapid Afib
2:30 pm Low Risk Chest Pain: A 2017 Approach
3:00 pm COFFEE BREAK
3:30 pm Managing STEMI and NSTEMI
4:00 pm ECMO and ECLS for 2017
4:30 pm Pitfalls in Dysrhythmia Diagnoses
5:00 pm Review and Q&A