Expert discussion: The effect of dabigatran in patients suffering myocardial injury after non-cardiac surgery (MANAGE)

Expert discussion: The effect of dabigatran in patients suffering myocardial injury after non-cardiac surgery (MANAGE)

Sunday 11th March 2018 @ 11:45 EST
ACC.18 Congress, Orlando, FL

Discussants: Dr PJ Devereaux (Ontario, US) & Dr John Eikelboom (Ontario, US)

An expert peer-to-peer discussion on the latest data to come out of the MANAGE trial and its implications for clinical practice.

Discussants:

Dr PJ Devereaux, Director of Cardiology, McMaster University, Ontario
The focus of Prof Devereux’s clinic research is vascular complications around the time of surgery. He is undertaking several large international RCTs and observational studies addressing this issue. He has published more than 250 peer reviewed papers and over 50 book chapters and editorials.

 

 

Dr John Eikelboom, Associate Professor, Division of Hematology & Thromboembolism, McMaster University, Ontario
Dr Eikelboom’s current research focuses on variable response to antiplatelet therapy, antithrombotic therapy in atrial fibrillation, and mechanisms and prognosis of bleeding. He has published more than 150 peer-reviewed papers.