IN CANADA SOMEONE DIES FROM HEART DISEASE EVERY 7 MINUTES.
IN 2012/13, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE ACCOUNTED FOR 28% OF ALL DEATHS IN MANITOBA.

WE ARE HERE TO CHANGE THOSE STATISTICS.



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Ross Feldman, Medical Director, Cardiac Sciences Program
November 18, 2018

This Week

Please join us this Wednesday November 21, 2018 at 4:00 PM in the Sam Cohen Auditorium, Albrechtsen Research Centre for the Cardiac Sciences Program’s monthly Visiting Professor Series Lecture. Dr. Sean Connors, Medical Director Cardiac Sciences Program Eastern Health/MUN will be our second guest of the season. Join us at 4PM for his talk “Newfoundland curse”: development of a new paradigm for mutation-based management of heart disease followed by a reception in the Atrium from 5-6 PM. Hope to see you there!

Shout Outs

Congratulations to Carly Lodewyks for waving the flag of the CSP at her poster at last week's AHA in Chicago!

Congratulations to Dr Christopher Parr as gold medal recipient for best clinical research oral presentation at this year's Dhalla ICS Research Day!

Publications by our Faculty this week

Yan W, Arora RC, Yamashita MH. Does valve choice matter in patients receiving hemodialysis? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Oct 6. pii: S0022-5223(18)32559-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.09.055. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

Sequiera GL, Sareen N, Sharma V, Surendran A, Abu-El-Rub E, Ravandi A, Dhingra S. High Throughput screening reveals no significant changes in protein synthesis, processing and degradation machinery during passaging of mesenchymal stem cells. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2018 Nov 13. doi: 10.1139/cjpp-2018-0553. [Epub ahead of print]

Grocott HP. Lung isolation for emergent thoracotomy in the bleeding airway patient: the choice of bronchial blocker may make a difference. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2018 Nov 5. pii: S0034-7094(18)30333-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bjan.2018.07.005. [Epub ahead of print] Portuguese. No abstract available.


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