Aortic stenosis ➔ hypertrophied interventricular septum ➔ bulges into RV ➔ right heart failure before left heart failure
Below is Dr. Le’s presentation on infections in immunocompromised patients. She provides several examples of cases that highlight a particular infectious organism and goes into detail about management. Check out the rest of her presentation below!
Today at Noon Conference, Dr. Jade Le from Infectious Disease Division mentioned a great tool to help assess a patient’s risk for TB. Click on the link below and check out the website!
A constant topic of discussion in Cardiology, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is minimally invasive surgical procedure repairs the valve without removing the old, damaged valve. The UT Southwestern TAVR team is a multidisciplinary group composed of interventional cardiologists, imaging specialists, cardiothoracic surgeons, echocardiography technicians, and many other members. Dr. Sarah Gualano, interventional cardiologist at the UT Southwestern University Hospital, was featured on NPR’s Vital Signs on November 3rd; hit the link below to hear about the TAVR program here at UTSW.