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SCAI Fellows Courses

SCAI's Fellows Courses teach future generations of interventional cardiologists the knowledge and skills they need for post-fellowship practice. 

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Miami, Florida

Hyatt Regency Miami


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Join Getinge for a Dinner Program

IABP Decoded: Myths, Management, and Troubleshooting Strategies

Monday, December 4th

Time: 4:50 PM-6:50 PM EST

Location: North Hall, Lobby Level

During this session, our experts debunk common myths and reveal the critical role of counterpulsation in cardiac care. Gain essential knowledge about managing IABP, including expert tips for troubleshooting potential issues and seamlessly transitioning patients from support.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify and debunk at least three common myths related to IABP therapy, along with their clinical relevance.
  2. Understand how to assess and monitor patients receiving IABP support effectively.
  3. Recognize common IABP alarms and messages and learn effective troubleshooting strategies for prompt resolution.
  4. Gain a clear understanding of the readiness criteria and methods for optimal weaning from IABP support.


  • Arnold H. Seto, MD, MPA, FSCAI


  • Mohammad M. Ansari, MD, FSCAI
  • Anna Bortnick, MD, PhD, MSc, FAHA, FACC, FSCAI
  • John C. Messenger, MD, FACC, FSCAI