SMH Echo Rounds

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Echocardiographic Assessment of Diastolic Function 57:45
Echocardiographic Assessment of Diastolic Function
9 hours ago

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speakers: ​Fotis Katsikeris MD FRCPC Echo Fellow, St. Michael's Hospital Objectives: 1. Describe the cellular process of diastole 2. Outline the phases of diastole 3. Describe the echocardiographic..

Echocardiographic Assessment of Prosthetic Valves 54:17
Echocardiographic Assessment of Prosthetic Valves
6 days ago

Date: Thursday, November 24, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speakers: ​Taylor Petropoulos, MD, FRCPC Chief Cardiology Resident, University of Toronto Objectives: 1. Review the types of prosthetic valves 2. Review the Doppler Assessment of prosthetic valves..

Echocardiographic Assessment of Cardiac Masses -  a Systematic Approach Through Case-Based  Learning 57:21
Echocardiographic Assessment of Cardiac Masses - a Systematic Approach Through Case-Based Learning
2 weeks ago

Date: Thursday, November 10, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speakers: ​Patrick Prudhomme MD FRCPC Objectives: 1. Describe a systematic approach for cardiac mass assessment using echocardiography using case-based Learning. 2. List the possible limitations...

Echo assessment of post acute MI mechanical complications 51:35
Echo assessment of post acute MI mechanical complications
1 month ago

Core Curriculum Title: Echo assessment of post acute MI mechanical complications Speaker: Dr. Hatem Alansari Cardiology Resident, University of Toronto Objectives: 1) Epidemiology and incidence of acute MI mechanical complications 2) Risk Factors for..

Echo Assessment of Cardiac Amyloidosis 54:36
Echo Assessment of Cardiac Amyloidosis
1 month ago

Date: Thursday, October 13, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speakers: ​Waseem Hijazi MD FRCPC Cardiology Resident, University of Calgary Objectives: 1) Review the pathophysiology and epidemiology of cardiac amyloidosis 2) Introduce a case of cardiac amyloid...

Interesting Echo Cases 54:58
Interesting Echo Cases
1 month ago

Date: Thursday, October 16, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speaker: Ryan Quinn MD FRCPC Echo Fellow, St. Michael's Hospital

Introduction to paediatric echocardiograms and common critical congenital heart defects 37:44
Introduction to paediatric echocardiograms and common critical congenital heart defects
2 months ago

Speaker: Dr. Ra Han, Pediatric Cardiologist, St. Michael's Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children Learning Objectives 1) Review the components of a normal pediatric echocardiogram 2) Identify common critical congenital heart defects 3) Recognize red

Deciphering the Mystery of Agitated Saline Contrast 52:02
Deciphering the Mystery of Agitated Saline Contrast
2 months ago

Advanced Topics Title: Deciphering the Mystery of Agitated Saline Contrast Speaker: ​Howard Leong-Poi MD FRCPC FACC FASE, St. Michael's Hospital Objectives: 1) Discuss the basic principles behind agitated saline contrast studies. 2) Review features...

Echocardiography and Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy 2022 Update 47:31
Echocardiography and Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy 2022 Update
2 months ago

Speaker: ​Patrick Prud'homme MD FRCPC Echo Fellow, St. Michael's Hosptial Objectives: 1) Describe the strengths and limitations of echocardiography in imaging hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). 2) Choose alternative or complementary imaging methods in...

Importance of tricuspid regurgitation in patients with heart failure 48:44
Importance of tricuspid regurgitation in patients with heart failure
2 months ago

Advanced Topic Speaker: Géraldine Ong MD FRCPC Cardiologist, Structural Heart Program Staff Echocardiographer, St. Michale’s Hospital Echo Lab. Cardiologist, Structural Heart Program. Staff Echocardiographer, St. Michale’s Hospital Echo Lab ...

The Mitral Valve: Back to Basics & Biggest Hits 50:55
The Mitral Valve: Back to Basics & Biggest Hits
3 months ago

Core Curriculum Speaker: Ciara Pendrith MD C1, Cardiology Resident, St. Michael's Hospital Objectives: 1. Discuss etiologies of mitral stenosis 2. Describe the echocardiographic features and grading of the severity of mitral stenosis 3. Discuss...

Cardio-oncology and echocardiography 01:00:58
Cardio-oncology and echocardiography
3 months ago

Core Curriculum Speaker: Michael Ruiz MD C2, Cardiology Resident, St. Michael's Hospital Objectives: 1. Review principles of cardio-oncology and chemotherapy associated cardiac toxicity 2. Discuss left ventricular systolic function assessment with...

The Physics of echocardiography; How I learned to love AS 40:33
The Physics of echocardiography; How I learned to love AS
3 months ago

Core Curriculum Title: The Physics of echocardiography; How I learned to love AS Objectives: 1. Outline how ultrasound waves are created and used for US imaging 2. Discuss the physics and the relationship between pressure and flow 3. Outline the basic..

Overnight On Call Echo Assessments 47:40
Overnight On Call Echo Assessments
4 months ago

Core Curriculum Title: Overnight On Call Echo Assessments Date: Thursday, July 21, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speaker: ​Dr. Carol Graham Cardiology Resident, St. Michael's Hospital Objectives: 1) To recognize clinical situations that require urgent...

Pearls and Pitfalls of a High-Precision and High-quality Echocardiographic Assessment 51:15
Pearls and Pitfalls of a High-Precision and High-quality Echocardiographic Assessment
4 months ago

peaker: ​Patrick Prud'homme, Echo Fellow, St. Michael's Hosptial Objectives: 1) Review main physics and pathophysiologic concepts that may contribute to imprecision in measurements during cardiac echocardiography. 2) Discuss common sources of error...

Why TMVR isn’t TAVI yet ? 39:35
Why TMVR isn’t TAVI yet ?
5 months ago

Advanced Curriculum Title: Why transcutaneous mitral valve replacement (TMVR) isn’t transcatheter aortic valve intervention (TAVI) yet ? Date: Thursday, June 23, 2022 Time: 08:00-09:00 ET Speaker: Anas Merdad MBBS FRCPC Interventional Echo Fellow, St....

Echocardiographic Assessment of Cardiac Amyloidosis 45:15
Echocardiographic Assessment of Cardiac Amyloidosis
5 months ago

Speaker: Chi-Ming Chow MD MSc FRCPC FASE FCCS Director of Echo Lab, St. Michael's Hospital Professor in Medicine, University of Toronto Objectives: 1) Describe what is amyloid and the cardiac involvement 2) Describe the classic echo features of cardiac.

Stress Echocardiography: Principles of Ischemia Evaluation and Clinical Cases 01:02:31
Stress Echocardiography: Principles of Ischemia Evaluation and Clinical Cases
6 months ago

Speaker: Vesna Mihajlovic, M.D., FRCPC Cardiology, PGY7 Echocardiography Fellow, St. Michael's Hospital University of Toronto Objectives: 1) Review the indications, contra-indications, safety, and diagnostic accuracy of stress echo 2) Review the...

Echocardiography in infective endocarditis: Case-based discussions 01:01:56
Echocardiography in infective endocarditis: Case-based discussions
6 months ago

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2022 Speaker: Abdulrahman Alanazi MBBS Objectives: 1. Discuss historical perspectives of infective endocarditis 2. Review the diagnostic criteria of infective endocarditis 3. Explain echocardiographic findings in infective...

Best Practices for Imaging Cardiac Device Related Infections and Endocarditis 52:33
Best Practices for Imaging Cardiac Device Related Infections and Endocarditis
6 months ago

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2022 Speaker: Jeff Henderson MD Objectives: 1) Examine the utility of echo in diagnosing device-related infections 2) Examine the utility of CT in diagnosing device-related infections 3) Examine the utility of PET in diagnosing..