Multi-disciplinary approach to the management of Heart Diseases



Al-Ahsa Hospital held a Symposium in its Lecture Hall on October 27th, 2017 – Safar 7th, 1439 under the patronage of the Executive Director of Al-Ahsa Hospital Dr. Maher Jamal Eddine.

The Symposium was presided by the Chief of Medical Staff of Al-Ahsa Hospital Dr. Hisham Hussein Imam. The Symposium was granted 8 CME hours by The Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.

The Symposium consisted of 8 interesting Lectures. The first lecture presented by Dr.Mohamed El-Rawi(Cardiology Consultant) titled " Cardiovascular Diseases: Secondary Prevention ". The second lecture presented by Dr.ElfegoTabet(Cardiology & PCI Consultant) titled "CAD- 2017 ESC STEMI Guidelines". The third lecture presented by Dr. Inas Al Sherbini(Nephrology Consultant) titled “Cardiacrisk factor in CKD patient".         The forth lecture presented by Dr. Ghazala Basir(Ob –Gyn & IVF Consultant) and was titled “ReproductiveHealth with cardiovascular events, understanding the connection". The fifth lecture presented by Dr.Fadia Ahmad(Pediatrics Consultant) titled “Approach to Congenital Heart Diseases". The Sixth lecture presented by Dr. Hisham Imam(Ob & Gyn Consultant) titled “Heart Diseases and Pregnancy ". The seventh lecture presented by Dr.Mohieddin Ghosn (Chiropractic medicine) titled “Chiropractic and Cardiovascular Diseases: An Overview “. The eighth lecture presented by Dr.Sherif AboEleneen(Cardiology Registrar) titled “NonCardiac surgery in cardiac patients".

At the end of the Symposium, Dr. Hisham H. Imam opened the floor for discussion among the attendees, and the Symposium was concluded by issuing itsrecommendations that willpositively affect the community of Al Ahsa province.