Managing patients
with heart rhythm disorders

in the coronavirus era

On-Demand Symposium

The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted health care systems across the globe. The electrophysiology practice, and specifically cardiac rhythm management, is no exception — presenting new challenges for health care providers caring for patients with heart rhythm disorders.

Watch this on-demand symposium from Abbott Cardiac Rhythm Management to hear from medical experts from across the Asia Pacific region about navigating these challenges.

A special thank you to the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society for the opportunity to co-organize this event.

Program topics

Panelists will discuss cardiac rhythm management amid the COVID-19 pandemic and review the following topics:

  • Management of patients with heart rhythm disorders, including pre-op assessment
  • Procedural considerations, including how to increase the safety of device implantation in hospitals
  • Follow-up and education for patients implanted with a CIED
  • The effect COVID-19 will have on the delivery of patient care, including the options available for managing an outpatient clinic
  • Potential long-term implications of COVID-19 on the practice of electrophysiology and cardiac rhythm management

Featured panelists

  • Prof. Yuji Nakazato, Juntendo University, Tokyo
  • Dr. Ning Zhou, Tongji Hospital, Wuhan
  • Dr. Arisara Suwanagool, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok
  • Dr. Katherine Fan, Grantham Hospital, Hong Kong
  • Dr. Stephen Pavia, Wesley Hospital, Brisbane
  • Dr. Balbir Singh, Max Hospital, New Delhi

Health care professionals
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