About this event

  • Date and time Tue 21 Jun 2022 from 1:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

This webinar will equip attendees to recognise the variety of presentations of acute cardiomyopathies and understand clinical diagnostic pathways and management approaches. Attendees at the end of the webinar should be more confident in managing such patients. The event is aimed at cardiology subspecialty trainees in heart failure. 

During this webinar, you will:

  • Understand the optimal clinical diagnostic pathway to determine aetiology for acute cardiomyopathy 
  • Understand the management of acute cardiac sarcoidosis 
  • Understand identification and management of arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy 
  • Acute myocarditis – investigations and management  
  • Understanding aborted sudden cardiac death in athletes 

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. 

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Introduction and welcome

Dr Teresa Castiello, Consultant Cardiologist, Croydon Health Service and Kings College London, Dr Andrew Marshall, Consultant Cardiologist, East Sussex Healthcare NHS and Dr Arjun Ghosh

Investigative approach to acute cardiomyopathy

Sam Mohiddin

Questions and answers
Acute presentation of inflammatory cardiomyopathy - sarcoidosis

Neha Sehkri, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre - Barts Health NHS Trust

Questions and answers
Acute presentation of Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy: A variety of clinical scenarios

Rachel Bastiaenen, Consultant Cardiologist, Guys and St Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Acute Myocarditis - different spectrum of severity

Dr Oliver Guttmann, Consultant Cardiologist, Barts Heart Centre, Barts Health NHS Trust

Questions and answers
Aborted sudden death in athletes

Gherardo Finocchiaro, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
Clinical case: Acute admission leading to implantable cardioverter defibrillator consideration as IP

Dr Teresa Castiello

Questions and answers

Panel discussion

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 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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