Saturday, May 14, 2022

Too Hot to Clot?: Coagulopathy Controversies Debate

Moderator: Jennifer Hargrave

Pro/Con Intraoperative Autologous Blood Collection (Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution) Should Be Utilized to Prevent Post Bypass Coagulopathy Presenter: Pro ANH: Shiva Sale, MD
Presenter: Con ANH: Michael Fabbro, MD, MBA                      

Pro/Con Antifibrinolytic Therapy Debate: Iμ-aminocaproic Acid is Superior to Tranexamic Acid
Presenter: Pro: Kenichi Tanaka, MD
Presenter: Con: Jerrold Levy, MD

Pro/Con: Tried and Proved vs. a Potential New Choice in Heparin Alternatives— Bivalrudin vs Dabigatran
Presenter: Pro: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE
Presenter: Con: Michael Eaton, MD

Sunday, May 15, 2022

What's New in Patient Blood Management Strategies for 2022? New Guidelines, New Hemoglobin Triggers, What Else Should I Know For my Cardiac Surgical Patient?

Moderator: Nadia Hensley, MD

SCA/STS Blood Conservation Guidelines 2021 (Last Edition 2011) – 10 Years Have Passed! What’s New?
Presenter: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE

Patient Blood Management Practices by Cardiac Anesthesiologists – Affects Seen Hospital Wide or Only in Our Operating Rooms?”  
Presenter: Michael Eaton, MD

TRICS III Largest Multicenter Trial! What We Know Now and How to Plan for TRICS IV
Presenter: Cyril David Mazer, MD