EACTS Case Corner: Mitral Valve Repair

Course Overview In this hour-long session a complex mitral case is presented.  All symptoms, patient characteristics and test results are described in detail.  Together with the attendees, the best treatment decision is discussed.  The solution and clinical course of the case is revealed thereafter, and scientific evidence supporting the decision is discussed. The aim of … Continue reading "EACTS Case Corner: Mitral Valve Repair"
Course Overview

In this hour-long session a complex mitral case is presented.  All symptoms, patient characteristics and test results are described in detail.  Together with the attendees, the best treatment decision is discussed.  The solution and clinical course of the case is revealed thereafter, and scientific evidence supporting the decision is discussed.

The aim of this course is to create a platform for discussion and exchange for residents and promote clinical skills in diagnosis and decision-making in complex cases based on scientific evidence.

Seize the opportunity to discuss the most complex cases with fellow residents and a panel of renown specialists in the field!

Course Format

Virtual meeting
Interactive discussion
Case scenarios

Target Audience

Residents and fellows in cardiac surgical training programmes

Learning Objectives

1. Recognise the difference between ischaemic MR and Primary MR: severity, anatomy and clinical presentation
2. Timing to intervene for the ischaemic MR
3. Repair vs replacement in ischemic MR

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
24 February
18:00 – 19:00 Central European Time (1 hour)

Course Directors
A Zientara, London

C Gollmann-Tepeköylü, Innsbruck
Residents Committee Chair

Course Fee
Registration for your first session costs €10.
Attend this session and you will gain access to your 2nd session free of charge.
Attend the 2nd session and gain access to your 3rd and so on.
Keep the streak going and attend all 4 sessions for just €10.  Break your attendance streak and start again at €10.

Please click here for the EACTS Academy terms and conditions.

Faculty

  • Can Gollmann-Tepeköylü
  • Alicja Zientara
  • Nikolas Bonaros
  • Michele De Bonis