ECG & Arrhythmia

Time   Topic Presenter
09:05   Overview of the workshop Dr Ali Alsayegh
09:05   Basics of ECG Dr Ahmed Hersi
09:30   Approach to narrow complex tachycardias Dr Adel Khalifa
10:00   Ischemia and infarction Dr Bassam Bulbanat
10:30-10:45 Break  
10:45   Approach to wide complex tachycardia Dr Ahmed Hersi
11:15   Interactive ECG – session 1 Dr Ali Alsayegh
12:00-13:15 Lunch  
13:15   Pacemaker panic Dr Ahmed Hersi
13:45   Chamber enlargement Dr Bassam Bulbanat
14:15   Approach to bradyarrhythmias Dr Adel Khalifa
14:45-15:15 Break  
15:15   Interactive ECG – session 2 Dr Ali Alsayegh
15:45   Interactive ECG – session 3 Dr Adel Khalifa
16:30   Closing remarks Dr Ali Alsayegh

Basics of Medical Statistics

Time   Topic Presenter
09:00   Overview of the workshop Dr Alawi Alsheikh-Ali
09:05   The P value Dr Alawi Alsheikh-Ali
10:00   Summarizing and comparing data Dr Ibrahim Al-Zakwani
11:00   Regression in a nutshell Dr Mouaz Al-Mallah
12:00 Lunch  
13:30   Measuring associations: Taking the odd out of odds ratios Dr Alawi Alsheikh-Ali
14:30   Reading a clinical trial: Pearls and pitfalls Dr Alsheikh-Ali & Dr Al-Mallah
15:30   Q & A  
16:00   Closing remarks Dr Alawi Alsheikh-Ali

Catheterization Through Radial Approach

Time   Topic Presenter
09:00   Overview of radial workshop Dr Mohmmad Almutairi
09:20   How to set up a transradial program in your Cath Lab Dr Abdullah Shehab
09:40   Patient setup and arterial access for right and left radial (Including tests of radial-ulnar patency) Dr Abdullah Alnuaimi
10:00-10:20 Coffee break  
10:20   Transradial access and intervention: step-by-step Dr Wael Aboshouka
10:40   Radial access: Troubleshooting and vascular complications Dr Mohammad Almutairi
11:00   Radial vs femoral: the evidence Dr Khalid Almarri
11:20   Radial access and primary PCI in STEMI: How to do it well Dr Mohammad Balgaith
11:40   Radial access and intervention in the post-CABG patient Dr Mohammad Balgaith
12:00   Closing remarks Dr Mohammad Almutairi

Advanced Echocardiography

Time   Topic Presenter
09:00   Overview of the workshop Dr Mohammad Aljarallah
09:05   State of the art 2D and 3D examination of the Mitral valve Dr Jean Buithieu
09:45   Comprehensive TEE examination of the mitral valve - Practical hands-on session  
10:15   State of the art 2D and 3D examination of the aortic valve Dr Juwairia Alali
11:00   Comprehensive TEE examination of the aortic valve - Practical hands-on session  
11:45-13:00 Lunch break  
13:00   Role of echocardiography in the evaluation of thromboembolism Dr Negari Musavi
13:45   Comprehensive TEE examination of LA appendage, LA septum and the thoracic aorta - Practical hands-on session  
14:30   Echocardiography as a hemodynamic tool Dr David Bracco
15:15   Comprehensive TEE examination of the RV, LV, IVC, SVC and the pulmonary veins - Practical hands-on session  
16:00   Closing remarks Dr Mohammad Aljarallah

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