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University of Western Ontario

 

General Information:
Chair: Davy Cheng
Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Anita Cave
Mailing Address:
Attention to Jamie Allaer Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine. London Health Sciences Centre University Hospital 339 Windermere Road
London
Ontario
Canada
519-685-8500
Application Process:
Contact Andrea Fragassi by e-mail. Andrea.Fragassi@lhsc.on.ca
General Program Information:
Number of positions: 4
Position(s) available 2012: 0
Position(s) available 2013: 0
Type(s) of Fellowship Training Avaible:
  • Clinical Only
  • Clinical Basic Research
  • Clinical Clinical
Annual Salary:
Minimum Length of Training: 12 months
Number of CA-4/CA-5 Fellows Completing 12-24 Months Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Training in Previous 5 Years: 14
Faculty:
A. Vannelli
Education
C. Harle
Measurement of Anticoagulation
D. Bainbridge
Transesophageal Echocardiography
D. Cheng
Chair of Department
D. Smith
Royal College Examiner
F. Ralley
Blood Conservation
G. Nicolaou
Thoracic Anesthesia
I. Iglesias
Transesophageal Echocardiography
J. Granton
Critical Care
J. Murkin
CNS Outcomes and CNS monitoring
M. St Amand
Transplantation
N. Badner
Preoperative Assessment
R. Butler
Critical Care
R. Taneja
Critical Care
W. Dobkowski
Transplantation
Academic Program:
Fellow Conferences Frequency: 4 per week
Type: rounds, journal club, TEE teaching
Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: 1 meeting per year
In the Previous 5 Years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author On:

Abstract:
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
Book Chapters:
Other Publications:


Comments:

Funding: Departmental funds available for research
Dedicated Research Time: Up to 1/4 of time
Echocardiography Instruction: TEE assigned daily and lectures 3 times per week.
Critical Care Rotation: 1/4 of time devoted to care of post-opertive cardiac surgical patietns with
Formal Course Work Available in:
Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 1 month


Clinical Program:
Number of Cardiac Procedures with CPB Per Year: 1400
Distribution of cases: CABG (66%), Valve (16%), Valve + CABG (9%), Congenital (5%). Also 51 roboti
Average Number of CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year: 120
Number of Cardiac Procedures off-CPB Per Year: 100
Distribution of case: CABG (90%)
Average Number of off-CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year:
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Cases Per Year: 300
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants Per Year: 13
Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: 300
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