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

February 14, 2021

Resident Doctors Awareness Week initiatives celebrated the contributions that resident doctors make to Canadians.

This year, Resident Doctors Awareness Week was celebrated across Canada  February 8-12.

We are grateful  for all of the  Cardiac Sciences residents in Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology and Cardiac Anesthesia.

Thank you so much for the difference you make in the lives of our patients and in enriching the Cardiac Sciences community!

Resident Doctors headshots

Wear Red Canada Recap February 13, 2021

Just a reminder that the Wear Red Day presentations are available on line. Manitoba’s and Saskatchewan’s presentation is on living with SCAD (see link to program)

You can also share key messages on women’s heart health with your colleagues, family and friends (see infographics in link below)

This Week’s Faculty Publications

Bhat I, Arya VK, Mandal B, Jayant A, Dutta V, Rana SS. Postoperative hemodynamics after high spinal block with or without intrathecal morphine in cardiac surgical patients: a randomized-controlled trial. Can J Anaesth. 2021 Feb 9. doi: 10.1007/s12630-021-01937-z. Online ahead of print.

Asselin CY, Lam A, Cheung DYC, Eekhoudt CR, Zhu A, Mittal I, Mayba A, Solati Z, Edel A, Austria JA, Aukema HM, Ravandi A, Thliveris J, Singal PK, Pierce GN, Niraula S, Jassal DS. The Cardioprotective Role of Flaxseed in the Prevention of Doxorubicin- and Trastuzumab-Mediated Cardiotoxicity in C57BL/6 Mice. J Nutr. 2020 Sep 1;150(9):2353-2363. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxaa144.

Stirton H, Meek BP, Edel AL, Solati Z, Surendran A, Aukema H, Modirrousta M, Ravandi A. Oxolipidomics profile in major depressive disorder: Comparing remitters and non-remitters to repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment. PLoS One. 2021 Feb 11;16(2):e0246592. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246592. eCollection 2021.