China-EU Exchange: COVID-19 Perspectives From the Frontlines on Patient and Hospital Management

Published: 16 April 2020

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Overview

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Part 1 of 4

Introduction and Opening Address

Nick Curzen, Junbo Ge

Overview

This webinar was developed by a collaboration between Boston Scientific, the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and supported by Millbrook Medical Conferences and Radcliffe Cardiology. It brings together leading physicians from China and the UK with the aim to share knowledge, experience and learnings of the COVID-19 pandemic, including in-depth discussion regarding its characteristics, and management for its prevention and control.

This webinar was produced in collaboration between Boston Scientific and BCIS.

Educational objectives

  • Understand the Approaches Taken for Infection Management in China
  • Compare and Contrast Strategies for Management in Both the Wider Population and in a Clinical Setting
  • To Enhance Knowledge of Treatment Strategies and Options Available

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Part 1

Introduction and Opening Address

Part 2

Principles of Prevention

Part 3

Clinical Characteristics and Management

Part 4

Summary and Closing Remarks

Faculty Biographies

Nick Curzen

Nick Curzen

Prof. Nick Curzen BM(hons) PhD FRCP is Professor of Interventional Cardiology at University of Southampton and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. He is the current President of BCIS, having previously been a Council member, Education Lead, Research Lead and Honorary Secretary.

Nick specialises in coronary and aortic valve intervention.  

He pursues an active research programme:  Chief Investigator for RIPCORD2 and FORECAST randomised trials as well as for FFRCT RIPCORD & COMET. He also has active interests in platelet function, computer modelling of coronary stents and re-do TAVI implantation and coronary physiology. The research group contributes to many high profile multicentre trials. Nick has published over 320 PubMed papers and has edited 3 textbooks, including the Oxford Textbook of Interventional Cardiology.

Prof Curzen is an editorial board…

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Junbo Ge

Junbo Ge

Prof Junbo Ge, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, CN

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