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Here you will find records from our past presentations and events. For content that is restricted to medical professionals, you will be prompted to log into our secure channel on MEDD, a medical education portal.

Listen to the latest Edwards Podcast, “HPI – A local ANZ Journey”

Edwards Lifesciences Clinical Field Specialist, Vince Ellis recently met with Dr Shane McQuoid a Anaesthetist from Rotorua Hospital in Bay of Plenty, New Zealand to discuss his experience with the HemoSphere Advanced Monitoring Platform with HPI technology.

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Please note: The above link is a US webpage on the Edwards Lifesciences global website.

Edwards Lifesciences herewith confirms that Dr Shane McQuoid was not paid for this interview. The information provided is the experience of the doctor/facility, and Edwards Lifesciences has not independently evaluated these data. The products mentioned in the podcast are for professional use only. See Instructions for Use for full prescribing information, including indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions and adverse events.

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Learn more about the HPI Monitor

Edwards Virtual Physiology Lab Webinar

In this Edwards Virtual Physiology Lab event, review practical and physiological concepts of haemodynamic monitoring across the perioperative and critical care continuum. There will also be a demonstration of the application of the Acumen Hypotension Prediction Index (HPI) software in a variety of physiological conditions and clinical settings.

What is the Acumen Hypotension Prediction Index


Dr Simon Davies

Introduction to what the Acumen Hypotension Prediction Index software is, how it works, and discuss the value these new parameters may provide.

Virtual Physiology Lab & Microcirculation discussion


Dr Simon Davies and Professor Monty Mythen 

This Virtual Physiology Lab will focus on a haemorrhage model and will demonstrate the utility of Acumen HPI software in the management of haemodynamics, including the role of volume, flow, and pressure.

Dynamic arterial elastance and contractility changes


Dr Simon Davies

Two concepts introduced in the virtual lab will be explored further, these being dynamic arterial elastance, Eadyn as well as contractility changes with dP/dt.

The Australian experience with HPI


Associate Professor Laurence Weinberg

Laurence will dive deeper into how HPI helps improve decision-making in clinical practice. Five clinical cases are explored here.

Why is my patient Hypotensive, and does it matter?

Why is my patient hypotensive, and does it matter?


Featuring speakers, Professor Monty Mythen, Dr Daniel Sessler, and Dr Manuel Ignacio Monge García

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