EM2310E "Arm Squeeze, Ischemic Preconditioning and More on the Horizon" (IM GR-101323)

Purpose and Overview

This talk aims to describe the concept of remote ischemic condition starting from its preclinical discovery and evolution of different modalities of ischemic conditioning to clinical studies. Clinical applications and limitation of current studies will also be discussed.

Target Audience

UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Understand the concept of ischemic condition and various varieties of ischemic conditioning.
  • Understand basic mechanism of ischemic conditioning.
  • Know clinical applications and limitations of ischemic conditioning.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
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Photo: First Last, M.D.Oladipupo Olafiranye, M.D., M.S.
Associate Academic Chief and Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
VA North Texas Health Care System

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA


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