Grand Rounds 2015.09.22

Speaker: Dr. Calum J Redpath MBChB, MRCP(UK), PhD. Staff Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist, UOHI

Atrial Fibrillation: primary, secondary, paroxysmal or permanent- who cares?

Educational Objectives:

  1. Appreciate the prognostic implications for the patient with Atrial Fibrillation
  2. Understand the limitations of the epidemiology of secondary Atrial Fibrillation
  3. Recognise the importance of thromboprophylaxis regardless of AF “classification”
  4. Update on new trial data relating to peri-operative Atrial Fibrillation

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Auditorium

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund