An Introduction to Cardiac Catheterization for Heart Transplant Patients
Dr. Alan Berger, MD
University of Minnesota Dept. of Cardiology
Have you ever wondered what is really going on while you’re on your back in the cath lab experiencing strange sounds and sensations? Dr. Berger, U of M Cardiologist illustrates and discusses angiograms and heart catheterizations, explaining the details and significance of these common procedures within our patient community. This event was recorded Recorded September 9, 2020.
CBD, Medical Marijuana and Dietary Supplements for Heart Transplant and LVAD/MCS Patients
Logan Gylten, PharmD
University of Minnesota Medical Center
University of Minnesota Medical Center's Clinical Pharmacist Logan Gylten, PharmD presented "CBD, Medical Marijuana and Dietary Supplements for Heart Transplant and LVAD/MCS Patients". With much interest in society today Logan walks through specifics of CBD and medical marijuana to some of the commonly used remedies and their safety and effectiveness for our heart community. As always please consult with your Care Coordinator or physician before making any decisions. This webinar was recorded on October 14, 2020.
The Guest You Didn't Invite for the Holidays: COVID-19
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Diets and Nutrition for Heart Transplant and LVAD/MCS Patients
Diets and Nutrition for Heart Transplant and LVAD/MCS Patients Curious about a currently popular diet? What are your favorite holiday food traditions? Let’s not forget food safety for Transplant and LVAD patients too! Katie Kondziolka, RD, LD, CCTD from M Health focuses on the outpatient needs for the transplant community. She joined us to discuss some of the latest diet trends, creative ways to eat healthier and provides great reminders for the transplant and LVAD community.