Cardiology Update Course & 4th Annual ECHO Course Concluded
King Faisal Cardiac Center at the Ministry of National Guard – Health Affair- Western Region concluded the academic activities of Cardiology Update Course & 4th Annual ECHO Course. With a collaboration of Post Graduate Deanship of KSAU-HE/Jeddah, the latest update on cardiovascular diseases and Echocardiography were delivered by cardiology experts from various disciplines national wide. Both courses included more than 29 scientific sessions and lasted for three days. Deputy Chairman Cardiac Science of King Faisal Cardiac Center & Chair of the organizing and scientific committee Dr. Jamilah Alrahimi said that several topics were discussed along with workshops. The courses provided a stage where all participants exchange knowledge and work experience, said Dr. Jamilah. She added that medical cases were presented from different cardiac specialties such as:
Cardiovascular & coronary disease.
Congestive heart failure & coronary artery disease.
Cardiovascular disease during pregnancy.
Electrocardiography and Cardiac arrhythmias.
4th Annual ECHO Course offered in-depth coverage about several types of echocardiograms, and it had been accredited 22 hours by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, said Dr. Jamilah.