Hybrid ablation: a role in AF management?

Overview

Join a panel of International faculty as they discuss the clinical value of hybrid ablation treatment strategies for persistent atrial fibrillation (AF).

Can it improve patient outcomes? What evidence base is available to support this? How can it be implemented effectively in clinical practice?

Available from 06/07/2018 until 06/07/2023.
 

Target Audience

This programme is intended to educate:

  • Interventional Cardiologists
  • Cardiologists 

Learning Objectives


At the end of this programme, delegates will be able to:

• Define the clinical value of a multidisciplinary “AF Heart Team”.
• Analyse the scientific evidence that supports the safety and efficacy of hybrid ablation techniques.
• Propose how to effectively implement a hybrid approach to managing AF in their clinical practice.

Disclosures

This programme is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 1 hour of external CME credit(s). Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that have actually been spent in the educational activity. EBAC works according to the quality standards of the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). In compliance with EBAC/ EACCME guidelines, all speakers/chairpersons participating in this programme have disclosed or indicated potential conflicts of interest which might cause a bias in the presentations. The Organizing Committee/Course Director is responsible for ensuring that all potential conflicts of interest relevant to the event are declared to the audience prior to the CME activities.

R-CME Disclaimer / Terms & Conditions

Radcliffe-CME requires contributors to our CME programmes to disclose any relevant financial relationships that have occurred within the past 12 months that could create a conflict of interest. These will be identified in the faculty section if applicable.

Instructions to Participants

There is no fee for taking part in this online learning activity.

Activities are designed to be completed within 60 minutes and must be completed by the registered user. Physicians should only claim credits for time spent on the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity in full in the indicated time frame.

To complete the course and claim certification participants must:

1. Read the course outline information supplied and complete pre-test questions if supplied prior to starting the activity. Users must read and study the activity in its entirety before completing the post-test questions.

2. Your results will be automatically saved and if a pass score is achieved (where applicable), you may be eligible to claim credit for the activity and receive a certificate of completion.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)
Course opens: 
07/02/2018
Course expires: 
07/05/2023
Cost:
£0.00
Rating: 
0
EHRA Congress 2018
Damato Lecture Room
FIRA Hotel
Barcelona , BA
Spain

Chair:
Professor Harry Crijns 
Chair of Cardiology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Netherlands

Speaker:
Professor Lucas Boersma
Head of Cardiology and Chairman of the Netherlands Heart Rhythm Association, St. Antonius Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, Netherlands 

Speaker:
Professor Claudio Tondo
Director of Cardiac Arrhythmia Research Center at Centro Cardiologico Monzino, University of Milan, Italy

Speaker:
Dr Nitesh Sood
MD Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Charlton Memorial Hospital Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
 

Please note that relevant faculty disclosures are included in the presentations.

This activity has been supported by an unrestricted educational grant from AtriCure Inc.

The event “Hybrid ablation: a role in AF management?” is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 1 hour of external CME credits.

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that have actually been spent in the educational activity. EBAC works according to the quality standards of the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/02/2018
Course expires: 
07/05/2023

Price

Cost:
£0.00
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