About this event

  • Date and time Wed 16 Mar 2022 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

The webinar has the purpose to explain the indication and benefits of cardiac rehabilitation and its current national picture. It will enable cardiology trainees to comprehend what a typical cardiac rehabilitation programme looks like, the clinical use of CPEX and its interpretation. It will also update on new guidelines in lipid management and its implications for clinical practice. 

During this session, you will:

  • Learn application and indication of cardiac rehab
  • Understand the indications and implications of CPEX testing, the interpretation of CPEX reports and clinical applications
  • Learn lipid management and familiar hyperlipidaemia
  • Understand new guidelines in lipid management and implications for clinical care 

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This activity has been supported by Boston Scientific and Medtronic in the form of educational grants.

Please note that the company(s) listed above have had no input into the arrangement or educational content of this activity.

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Welcome and introduction

Chair: Dr Teresa Castiello, Consultant Cardiologist, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust and Dr Arjun Ghosh, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre and University College London Hospital

Introduction to cardiac rehabilitation: Definition, national standards, data and statistic form National Audit of Cardiac rehab

Dr Andrew D’Silva, Consultant Cardiologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Typical cardiac rehab programme – phases 1-3, indications, etc.

Ms Helen Alexander, Physiotherapist  

Case of an exercise prescription

Ms Helen Alexander

Question and answers
Cardiopulmonary exercise: Interpretation and application

Dr Tony Barron, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital

Clinical case presentation
Questions and answers
Lipids: Guidelines update and familial dyslipidaemia

Professor Riyaz Patel, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

Clinical case presentation 
Questions and answers
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close at 12:00pm on 16 March 2022. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.