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The Beat With Joel Dunning Ep. 51

Thursday, April 11, 2024

This week on The Beat, Editor in Chief Joel Dunning discusses the recent recall of Abiomed Impella left-sided heart pumps with special guest and heart failure expert Ashraf Abou El Ela.

In addition, Joel discusses a statement from EACTS on perioperative myocardial infarction and updated ESVS guidelines for management of atherosclerotic carotid and vertebral artery disease.

He also talks about a video demonstrating cone repair for endocarditis, another off-pump CABG video from Dr. Tristan Yan, and a CABG demonstration from the Cleveland Clinic. Before saying goodbye, he discusses upcoming events in CT surgery.

JANS Items Mentioned

Abiomed Recalls Labeling for Left-Sided Impella Pumps: FDA 

EACTS Expert Consensus Statement on Perioperative Myocardial Infarction After Cardiac Surgery 

European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) 2023 Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of Atherosclerotic Carotid and Vertebral Artery Disease 

CTSNet Content Mentioned

Cone Repair for Tricuspid Valve Endocarditis 

Deep Dive Into Total Arterial Anaortic Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: LIMA to LAD Anastomosis 

World’s Best United States: Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery 

Other Items Mentioned

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