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Cardiac Consult: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast for Healthcare Professionals

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A Cleveland Clinic podcast exploring heart, vascular and thoracic topics of interest to healthcare providers: medical and surgical treatments, diagnostic testing, medical conditions, and research, technology and practice issues.

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A Cleveland Clinic podcast exploring heart, vascular and thoracic topics of interest to healthcare providers: medical and surgical treatments, diagnostic testing, medical conditions, and research, technology and practice issues.

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Cover image of Cardiac Consult: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast for Healthcare Professionals

Cardiac Consult: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast for Healthcare Professionals

Updated 11 days ago

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A Cleveland Clinic podcast exploring heart, vascular and thoracic topics of interest to healthcare providers: medical and surgical treatments, diagnostic testing, medical conditions, and research, technology and practice issues.

Rank #1: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

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Dr. Steven Nissen, Chairman of the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Cleveland Clinic discusses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) with experts: cardiologist Milind Desai, MD and cardiovascular surgeon, Nicholas Smedira, MD . Topics include diagnostic findings, the nuances of surgical approach, determining the appropriate treatment for the best outcomes including symptom relief and decreased incidence of cardiac death, and genetic screening.
Dec 27 2018
20 mins
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Rank #2: Heart Failure Strategies: What’s new?

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Dr. Steven Nissen discusses talks with Jerry Estep, MD, Section Head, Heart Failure and Transplantation and Edward Soltesz, MD, Surgical Director of the Kaufman Center for Heart Failure and Recovery about innovations in heart failure surgery, including changes in LVAD therapy and heart transplant making an impact on patient outcomes, when patients should be referred for advanced heart failure therapy, LVAD back-up strategies for traditional cardiac surgery, the newest medications and when to prescribe, and the new technologies for pulmonary pressure monitoring.
Feb 12 2019
15 mins
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Rank #3: Bicuspid Aortic Valve – Strategies for Surgical Management

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Dr. Lars Svensson, Chairman of the Heart and Vascular Institute sits down with Dr. Doug Johnston, Surgical Director of the Aortic Valve Center to discuss considerations in the treatment of patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease, including indications for surgery for patients with aortic stenosis vs. regurgitation; diagnostic testing; how surgical approach is determined in isolated bicuspid aortic valve disease as well as combined aorta, aortic valve operations; and a patient centered approach to valve choice.
Aug 08 2019
15 mins
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Rank #4: Pulmonary Hypertension: What clinicians should know – panel of experts

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Dr. Miriam Jacob discusses pulmonary hypertension with cardiac surgeon Dr. Michael Tong and pulmonologist Dr. Gustavo Heresi. Many topics are discussed including the complexity of evaluation and diagnosis, a review of the World Symposium on Pulmonary Hypertension recommendations and what this means for diagnosis thresholds, approaches to medical therapy, surgery for those who have chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH), balloon pulmonary angioplasty (BPA), and when lung transplant is considered. The pulmonary hypertension team approach at Cleveland Clinic is described as well as current research studies.
Jul 18 2019
21 mins
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Rank #5: Care of Patients with Aortic Disease

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Dr. Steven Nissen, Dr. Sagar Kalahasti, Director of the Marfan & Connective Tissue Clinic and Dr. Eric Roselli, Director of the Aorta Center discuss the clinical care of patients with aortic disease (aneurysm and dissection), addressing testing, genetic evaluation, monitoring, when to operate, types of surgeries available, surgical outcomes and a life-long approach to treatment.
Oct 25 2018
16 mins
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Rank #6: Heart Rhythm Society 2019 - Highlights

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Dr. Oussama Wazni, Section Head, Electrophysiology and Pacing at Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Dan Cantillon, Director of Research in Electrophysiology and Pacing discuss the highlights from the recent Heart Rhythm Society Meeting. Research discussed includes bariatric surgery and afib ablation; digital health in electrophysiology; central monitoring unit outcomes; HIS bundle CRT pacing and pulse field ablation.
Aug 01 2019
10 mins
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Rank #7: Heart Failure Awareness

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In honor of Heart Failure Awareness Week, Steven Nissen, MD, Chairman of the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Cleveland Clinic talks with Randall Starling, MD, MPH, President of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) and Jerry Estep, MD, Section Head of Heart Failure at Cleveland Clinic about what we need to know about heart failure – whether a patient or provider; including the extent that heart failure affects us, treatment options – from medications – to the newest devices and transplant, and differences in causes and/or presentation based on gender and race.
Feb 14 2019
15 mins
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Rank #8: Catheter Ablation vs Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy in Atrial Fibrillation: CABANA

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Oussama Wazni, MD, Section Head, Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing and Bruce Lindsay MD, past Section Head and past president of Heart Rhythm Society discusses the challenges and findings from the CABANA trial and its implications on future clinical practice, when to offer ablation vs. medical management.
Sep 27 2018
14 mins
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Rank #9: ACC 2019 Highlights: TAVR, Electrophysiology, Anti-thrombotic Therapies

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A. Michael Lincoff, MD, Director of the Cleveland Clinic Coordinating Center for Clinical Research (C5Research), reviews the results from clinical trials presented at the 2019 American College of Cardiology Conference focusing on three major practice areas: 1) the use of transcatheter aortic valves (TAVR) in low risk patients (PARTNER 3, Evolut Low); 2) electrophysiology studies (Apple Heart, WRAP-IT) ; and 3) anti-thrombotic therapies in patients with atrial fibrillation, acute coronary syndrome or percutaneous intervention (AUGUSTUS, GLASSY). Dr. Lincoff summarizes the studies’ design and results, and provides insight into the potential impact on future care of patients based on these outcomes.
Apr 04 2019
25 mins
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Rank #10: Treatments for Carotid Artery Disease: Expert Panel

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Lee Kirksey, MD, vascular surgeon and Vice Chairman of Vascular Surgery, leads a discussion of treatment options for carotid artery disease with Sean Lyden, MD, Chairman of Vascular Surgery, and Christopher Smolock, MD, including results of randomized trials, approaches and timing for symptomatic carotid artery disease, outcomes and stroke risk following endarterectomy, approaches for asymptomatic patients with carotid stenosis, identifying high risk patients and the role of carotid stenting and medical management.
Apr 25 2019
24 mins
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Rank #11: Pericardial Cases: Does Pericarditis Ever Get Better?

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Nikolaos Spilias, MD, Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow presents two cases of recurrent pericarditis, including presentation, imaging, treatment and considerations. Dr. Allan Klein, Director of the Cleveland Clinic Pericardial Disease Center leads a discussion and with cardiac surgeon Dr. Douglas Johnston and Dr. Deborah Kwon, addressing surgical treatment, and advanced imaging.
Nov 08 2018
27 mins
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Rank #12: Long Term Outcomes after Aortic Valve Surgery in Patients with Aortic Regurgitation

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Cleveland Clinic cardiologist Dr. Milind Desai discusses a paper published in JACC Imaging studying 865 patients who underwent aortic valve surgery with severe aortic regurgitation. Baseline ejection fraction and LV strain were studied pre-procedure and post procedure to look at the impact of these values and overall mortality. Dr. Desai discusses the findings of the study and implications for future evaluation of patients with aortic regurgitation. The study can be reviewed in JACC Imaging.
Feb 28 2019
4 mins
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Rank #13: Multidisciplinary Master Class in Endocarditis & Other Cardiovascular Infections: The Opioid Crisis

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Lars Svensson, MD, PhD, Chairman of the Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute, leads an informative and lively panel discussion about the opioid crisis with clinical experts in infectious disease, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, bioethics and chemical dependency, as well as U.S. Attorney Justin Herdman.
Sep 06 2018
1 hour 17 mins
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Rank #14: STEMI Outcomes in High Risk Populations

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Dr. Venu Menon, Director of the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and the Cardiovascular Fellowship Program talks with Dr. Anirudh Kumar, a second year cardiovascular fellow about his recent research related to two high risk populations of STEMI patients, those with cardiogenic shock and those who present with cardiac arrest who underwent PCI. The findings were shared related to short and long-term outcomes in these two patient populations. In addition, he describes how and if new STEMI protocols had an impact on these high risk patients.
Mar 14 2019
11 mins
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Rank #15: Digital Health: The Joys and Challenges of New Technology in Clinical Practice

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Dr. Steven Nissen discusses the use of digital devices in clinical care and research as well as the benefits and caveats of managing devices with electrophysiologist Khaldoun Tarakji, MD, MPH, Director of the Heart & Vascular Institute’s Center for Digital Health Technologies.
Sep 06 2018
19 mins
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