Setting up a new cathlab service in Africa

Session comprising selected AfricaPCR 2015 clinical case submissions

Learning Objectives

  • To explore how to decide what are the most important cathlab requirements for your environment
  • To better assess how to manage your cases with limited resources

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Case presentation: Haemopericardium - acute tamponade in the cathlab
  • Case presentation: stenting of patent ductus arteriosus
  • Tackling complications in cathlab: essential equipment and staff training
  • Paediatric demand in Africa and training required
  • CAD demands in Africa
  • Experiences in Mauritania
  • Case presentation: 3-vessel CAD with FFR