Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Grand Rounds – Spring, 2018


Resistant Hypertension, Severe Combined Carotid & Coronary Artery Disease, and Critical Limb Ischemia – What Do They Have in Common

Mehdi H. Shishehbor, DO, MPH, PhD, discusses the commonality between resistant hypertention, sever combined carotid & coronary arteru disease, and critical limb ischemia.

Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials in Atrial Fibrillation

Albert L. Waldo, MD, PHD (Hon) discusses lessons learned from clinical trials in atrial fibrillation.

Cardiac Myxoma

Michel George Farah, MD, discusses cardiac myxoma. This presentation includes insights into diagnosis, effective therapies and interesting findings.

Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes in 2018: Promises and Opportunities

Farshad Forouzandeh, MD, PhD, FACC, discusses how to manage coronary syndromes. This covers Diagnosis and classification of ACS, Management of ACS, Recent guidelines/clinical tirals on ACS, and UH Chest pain/ACS Algorithms.

Cryptogenic Stroke and PFO: The Hole Story

Anthony Furlan, MD, discusses cryptogenic stroke and patent foramen ovale (PFO) and includes insights from the "CLOSURE I" trial, where Dr. Furlan was a princpal investigator.
Anthony Furlan, MD

Anthony Furlan, MD

Chairman Department of Neurology