Acute Heart Failure, 7 July 2017, Exeter
Join us for a state-of-the-art update to all healthcare professionals involved in the care of people with heart failure. Organised by Dr Andrew Ludman from the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Owais Dar from the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, it will focus on acute and hospitalised heart failure and will cover the issues which affect patients and professionals on a daily basis in all areas of the hospital. With an internationally renowned faculty, the day will appeal to professionals from emergency care, intensive care and anaesthetics, acute and general medicine, elderly care, cardiology and general practitioners wishing to expand and refresh their knowledge.
Topics will include: • Epidemiology and prognosis • Making the diagnosis • Pharmacological management and emerging new treatments • The role of devices • Mechanical circulatory support and cardiac transplant • Special considerations for the elderly • Palliative care