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Hong Kong Core Cardiology Certificate Course

Hong Kong Core Cardiology Certificate Course Module 4: “Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy in Daily Clinical Practice”

14 July 2019

01

Overview of Heart Failure: Clinical Assessment and Role of Biomarkers - by Dr YUNG Chi Yui 

  • Aetiologies
  • Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis and Grading
  • Role of Biomarker

Date: 14 July 2019

 

02

Role of Imaging in Heart Failure Management – by Dr WONG Chi Yuen, Eric 

  • Indications, Limitations and Serial Assessment
  • Viability Assessment of Ischemic CDM with Echo, CMR and Nuclear Imaging

Date: 14 July 2019

 

03

Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF) – by Prof LAU Chu Pak 

  • Definition and Aetiology
  • Diagnostic Challenges
  • Management and Prognosis

Date: 14 July 2019

 

04

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy – by Dr CHAN Kam Tim 

  • Diagnosis: Echo Criteria HOCM vs Athlete’s Heart
  • Treatment: Medical vs Surgical
  • Who will need an ICD?
  • Genetic Study and Family Screening

Date: 14 July 2019

 

05

Cardiac Amyloidosis and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy – by Dr YIU Siu Fung, Francis 

  • Presentation and Diagnosis
  • Management

Date: 14 July 2019

 

06

Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy – by Dr KAM Ka Ho, Kevin  

  • Diagnosis and Workup: Lab Tests, Viral Titre
  • Management of Patients with Myocarditis

Date: 14 July 2019

 

07

Arrhythmogenic RV Dysplasia – by Dr CHAN Chin Pang, Gary 

  • Presentation, Diagnosis and Management

Date: 14 July 2019

 

08

Stress Cardiomyopathy – by Dr YIP Wai Kwok, Gabriel  

  • Presentation and Diagnosis
  • Management and Prognosis

Date: 14 July 2019

 

09

LV Non-compaction – by Dr TSUI Kin Lam  

  • When to Suspect, How to Confirm and How to Manage

Date: 14 July 2019

 

10

Assist Device, Mechanical Heart and Heart Transplant – by Dr FAN Yue Yan, Katherine  

  • What a Cardiologist needs to know

Date: 14 July 2019

 

Morning Session
Afternoon Session