Resuming Elective Cardiothoracic Surgery during COVID-19 Outbreak

After joining this webinar, you will better understand:

  • Impacts of long-term lockdown during the COVID-19 outbreak;
  • Considerations and consequences of returning the elective cardiac and thoracic surgery during the COVID-19 era;
  • Changing routines of the perioperative care to minimize risks for returning the elective cardiothoracic surgery.

Target audience
Cardiac, thoracic and vascular anaesthetists and surgeons, healthcare business professionals, intensivists, perfusionists, general anaesthetists, anaesthesia certified nurses, nurses, interns, and medical students.

How to join the webinar
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Check below the programme and speakers

Chairman:Mert Senturk (Chair of EACTA Thoracic SSC, Istanul, Turkey)
Moderator: Mohamed El Tahan (Chair of the EACTA Education Committee), Mansoura, Egypt; Laszlo Szegedi, Brussels, Belgium 

  • The economic implications of COVID-19 on the healthcare system – Turgay Tuna, Brussels, Belgium
  • Returning to Elective Cardiac Surgery in a Dedicated COVID-19 Hospital: how, when, for which patients? – Alexander Wahba, Trondheim, Norway
  • Returning to Elective Thoracic Surgery in a Dedicated COVID-19 Hospital: how, when, for which patients? – Alessandro Brunelli, Leeds, United Kingdom
  • How to Reduce Risks: Preoperative Assessment and Optimization – Steffen Rex, Leuven, Belgium
  • How to Reduce Risks: Intraoperative and Postoperative Tips – Fabio Guarracino, Pisa, Italy
  • Take-Home Message – Mert Senturk, Istanbul, Turkey
Event Details
  • Days
  • Start Date
    June 8, 2020 5:00 pm
  • End Date
    June 8, 2020 7:00 pm
  • Status
  • Category