This educational programme focuses on putative mechanistic links between epilepsy and cardiovascular disease, raises clinically relevant questions about anti-epileptic drug use in the context of cardiac disease, and addresses unresolved issues of practical importance in this area of “neuro-cardiology”.
Poorer clinical outcome in seizure-related “takotsubo syndrome”.
10/29/2017 - Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Takotsubo Syndrome - Dr Konstantinos Bratis, St George's, University of London, UK
08/15/2017 - Post-coronary heart disease diagnosis of depression strong predictor of death - Sian Claire Owen, Medical Journalist for Cardio Debate
10/25/2016 - Happy Heart Syndrome - Prof Juan Carlos Kaski, St George's, University of London, UK
07/11/2016 - Stress Cardiomyopathy & Takotsubo Syndrome - Prof Abhiram Prasad, St George's Hospital, University of London, UK
02/15/2016 - Sudden death in athletes - Professor Sanjay Sharma, St George's, University of London, UK
01/25/2016 - Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death - Dr Elijah Behr, Cardiac Research Centre, St George's University of London, UK
12/28/2015 - Sudden Cardiac Death Syndrome in South Asians living in the UK - Dr Rajay Narain, Clinical and Research Cardiologist, St George’s University of London, UK
12/03/2015 - Healing broken hearts: Takotsubo prognosis ‘quite good’ - Professor Juan Carlos Kaski, Director of the Cardiovascular and Cell Sciences Research Institute at St George’s University of London, UK
12/03/2015 - Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: benign condition or malignant acute heart failure syndrome? - Dr Rachel Bastiaenen, PhD, St George's University of London, St George's Hospital London, UK