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Title: 5th International Conference on Cardiovascular Medicine and Cardiac Surgery

Biography :

Prof. Avraham Lorber has earned his MD degree at the Tel Aviv University and his post graduate studies in Paediatric Cardiology in London. He completed his boards in Paediatrics, Cardiology and Paediatric Cardiology and served as Head of Congenital Heart Disease at the Rambam Medical Center and Prof. In Cardiology, the Faculty of Medicine – Technion. He is the president of PI-Harvest, Israel which is a R&D company for innovative medical technologies He has published more than 150 papers in peer-review journals in Congenital and Structural Pediatric and GUCH patients and was involved in clinical and basic research for genetic lethal arrhythmias.

Researches :

  • • Trans-catheter closure of the Atrial Septal Defect in elderly patients; a rewarding controversy. • Trans-catheter closure of the Patent Foramen Ovale to prevent recurrent CVA/TIA in patients with "cryptogenic stroke". • Hemodynamic variations after trans-catheter closure of atrial septal defects in various age groups. • Polymorphic Catecholaminergic Ventricular Tachycardia – an Autosomal Recessive Disease: processing of electrocardiographic data. • The familial forms of atrial septal defect and associated congenital phenotypic expressions. • Special innovative and unique achievements; Adaptive solutions for rare cardiovascular conditions