> Palex organizes the IX Berlin Heart Paediatric Working Group Meeting
On 27th March, Palex Medical organized in Segovia the IX Berlin Heart Paediatric Working Group Meeting.
We hosted physicians from the 6 Spanish paediatric cardiac transplant centres (Hospital Universitario La Paz, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de A Coruña and Hospital Universitario y Politécnico de La Fe) with members of several departments such as Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology and Intensive Care.
The event was also attended by Dr. Fabrizio de Rita, Cardiac Surgeon from Newcastle, who shared his experience on Berlin Heart European EXCOR® Paediatric Investigator Group (EEPIG) and on the development of the new Berlin Heart canula for Fontan procedure in children.
During the meeting each centre shared its own experience and presented several cases for discussion with a high participation by all the attendees.