About this event

  • Date and time Wed 7 Jun 2023 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiology

Join this webinar to develop competencies in assessing and managing right ventricular dysfunction. Understand the cause pathophysiology of RV dysfunction, including respiratory causes, pulmonary hypertension and tricuspid valve disease, presenting therapeutic options for acute and chronic management.

Participants of this webinar will be able to:

  •  Assess the aetiology of RV dysfunction, including respiratory causes
  •  Understand the therapeutic option for RV failure  
  •  Learn how to diagnose and manage pulmonary hypertension  

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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Welcome and introduction

Dr Nina Karia, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Free Hospital and Dr Teresa Castiello, Consultant Cardiologist, Croydon Health Service and King's College London

Assessment and aetiology of right ventricle dysfunction

Speaker to be confirmed

Questions and answers
Tricuspid regurgitation and right ventricle failure: Causes and treatment

Dr Jonathan Byrne, Consultant Cardiologist, Kings College Hospital

Questions and answers
Decoding a right heart catheterisation

Dr Nina Karia, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Free Hospital

Primary and secondary pulmonary hypertension: How to diagnose, how to treat

Dr Dan Knight, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Free Centre for Cardiovascular Research

Questions and answers
Management of acute and chronic right ventricle, what's known, what's new

Dr Fernando Riesgo-Gil, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Questions and answers
The lungs and heart: A close relationship

Speaker to be confirmed

Questions and answers
Closing of meeting




Registration for this event will close on 7 June 2023 at 12:00am (BST). Late registrations will not be accepted. 

The agenda is subject to change at any time  

All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations. 

We are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. This is at the presenter and the RSM’s discretion. 

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 

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