DAY 2

DAY 2 – 31st March 2013, Sunday.

9 am – 1 pm

WORKSHOP.

1. Roundtable discussion on clinical evaluation of LVAD patients and Trouble
shooting – Dr. C. Schmid, Germany.
2. A look into the future: Promising advances in VAD Therapy – Dr. Long.
3. Engineering aspects of HM II and future devices – Laxmi Peri, Thorat.
4. Extracorporeal circulation in Children – Technical aspects – Dr. Colleen
Gruenwald, Toronto.
5. Roundtable discussion on ideal time for LVAD Implant – Current practice and future trend. Focusing more on patient selection and how to optimize them for successful outcomes – Dr. Long.