Inauguration Of 10th International Conference On Interventional Cardiology Of Bangla Interventional Theraputics Held At Kolkata
Bangla Interventional Therapeutics, an International Conference is completing one decade, a meaningful glorious 10 years in 2020.The annual conference of Bangla Interventional Therapeutics of 2020 held at Kolkata from 31st January to 2nd February this year.Over last 10 years the association with Transcatheter Therapeutics has become very strong and so the association present in the main TCT meeting in USA.
This year American College of Cardiology and Europe Group Euro PCR joined us.This year updated topics on coronary interventions complex high risk indicated procedures.Peripheral vascular Interventikns, Structural heart disease interventions, device therapy in heart failure, bridge to heart transplantation, sudden cardiac arrest, leadless pacemaker, cardiovascular haemodynamics evaluation and other device assisted therapies disscussed with eminent international faculties.
Theme of the conference was Innovation and Technology in Today’s Heart Care.Helth Economics also discussed there.
In addition exciting topics on medical therapy of heart failure aggressive lipid managements, hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias especially atrial fibrillation Heart Failure and its modern treatment including heart transplantation also disscussed.
Diabetes and Heart Duseases is very special highlight in 2020 especially its management issues.Similarly late breaking trials with special emphasis on newer concepts on antithrombotic antiplatelet treatment in ischaemic heart diseases will be an important highlight.
International faculties are from cardiovascular research foundation CRF, New York, from UK, New Zealand and Singapore and a truly committed vibrant colleagues of Interventional Cardiologists from India and Bangladesh.
More than 500 delegates attended this meeting.About 120 from different parts of Bangladesh, 5 from USA, 2 from UK, 1 from Nepal were present there.Course Director Kolkata Prof Dr. Rabin Chakraborty and Course Director Dhaka Bangladesh Prof Dr. Afzalur Rahman have been actively engaged to improve the modern cardiovascular care in this subcontinent from last 10 years.
Many cardiologists became knowledge and gained confidence to perform high skilled procedure after attending BIT meeting.Every alternate year it is being held in Kolkata and Dhaka.Response to this meeting is always very vibrant.Many young cardiologists were attended the meeting.Nurses and Technicians were also immensely benefitted.