By Dr. Ross Feldman,
Medical Lead,
Cardiac Sciences Manitoba

January 19, 2020

Mitral Rumbles – January 19, 2019????

Please join us this Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 4:00 PM in the Sam Cohen Auditorium, Albrechtsen Research Centre for the Cardiac Sciences Program’s monthly Visiting Professor Series Lecture featuring Dr. Sotirios Tsimikas; “Targeting oxidized phospholipids for cardiovascular biotheranostic* applications” (poster appended) followed by a reception in the Atrium from 5-6 PM. Hope to see you there!

(*Theranostics is the new name for the field of medicine which focuses on providing specific targeted therapy based on specific targeted diagnostic tests)

Publications by our Faculty this Week

Grocott HP. Commentary: Early success of mitochondrial-based biologic therapy for experimental aortic surgery-related spinal cord injury. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Dec 7. pii: S0022-5223(19)36109-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.11.064. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

Kehler DS, Clara I, Hiebert B, Stammers AN, Hay J, Schultz A, Arora RC, Tangri N, Duhamel TA. The association between patterns of physical activity and sedentary time with frailty in relation to cardiovascular disease. Aging Med (Milton). 2019 Mar 19;2(1):18-26. doi: 10.1002/agm2.12059. eCollection 2019 Mar.

Konigstein M, Smits PC, Love MP, Ben-Yehuda O, Ozan MO, Liu M, Perlman GY, Leon MB, Stone GW, Kandzari DE. Randomized Comparison of Ridaforolimus-Eluting and Zotarolimus-Eluting Coronary Stents: 2-Year Clinical Outcomes From the BIONICS and NIREUS Trials. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jan 13;13(1):86-93. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.08.019.