Canadian Cardiovascular Society
Perspectives in Clinical Cardiology, Professional Development

Perspectives in Clinical Cardiology – Pericarditis

Starts: March 15, 2022 8:00 pm EST

Ends: March 15, 2022 9:00 pm EST


Speaker: Sarah Ramer
Co-Moderators: David Bewick and Allan Klein

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand the management of acute pericarditis and recommendations re: NSAID, colchicine, when to start steroids, activity levels, biomarkers, echo, and role of advanced imaging;
  • To review recurrent, incessant, and resistant pericarditis: role of advanced imaging, management strategies and significance of IL-1 in the pathophysiology; and
  • To discuss pericarditis complicated by restrictive physiology-investigations & management.


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