Day 1 - 11am Singapore Time
Sudden Cardiac Death during Exercise - How can I avoid this?
Synopsis: Know of someone who collapsed during sporting events like triathlons, marathons, or even IPPT? If you are in your late 30s to 60s, are you sure that your heart can take it, especially during moderate to vigorous exercise?
The speaker will be available below via the chat box from 11am-11.30am Singapore Time.
Dr Lee Yian Ping, Interventional Cardiologist
Dr Lee Yian Ping is a Cardiologist. He was previously a consultant cardiologist and Program Director at the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH). He was also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. Dr Lee has been conferred Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh), European Society of Cardiology, American College of Cardiology and Academy of Medicine Singapore. He did his advanced specialist training at the National University Heart Centre and subsequently received an MOH scholarship for his subspecialty training in Interventional Cardiology at the Liverpool Hospital, New South Wales, Australia.
Dr Lee’s area of expertise includes interventional cardiology (angiogram and stent implantation), general cardiology, radial approach coronary intervention and pacemaker implantation. He has special interest in complex coronary interventions such as chronic total occlusions (CTO). He is also well versed in non- invasive tests such as echocardiography, ambulatory ECG, ambulatory blood pressure and treadmill exercise stress tests. Dr Lee practises at Raffles Heart Centre at Raffles Hospital. In his free time, he jogs and practise at Gracie Jiu-jitsu.