Connective Tissue Disease Webinar

The Connective Tissue Disease Webinar will take place online on the 12th May, from 17:00-19:00 Central European Summer Time (CEST). THURSDAY 12 May Decision-making in root and ascending aortic disease Moderators: K Tsagakis, Essen; M Luehr, Cologne 17:00 Treatment of aortic root aneurysm - impact of the 2021 ESC Valvular Heart Disease guidelines R De … Continue reading "Connective Tissue Disease Webinar"

The Connective Tissue Disease Webinar will take place online on the 12th May, from 17:00-19:00 Central European Summer Time (CEST).

THURSDAY 12 May
Decision-making in root and ascending aortic disease
Moderators: K Tsagakis, Essen; M Luehr, Cologne
17:00 Treatment of aortic root aneurysm – impact of the 2021 ESC Valvular Heart Disease guidelines R De Paulis, Rome
17:20 Implications of abnormal ascending aorta geometry for risk prediction of acute type A aortic dissection A Della Corte, Naples
17:40 Elective replacement of the ascending aorta: Is the 5.5cm threshold appropriate? N Papakonstantinou, Athens
18:00 Marfan disease – When should the aortic arch be replaced in elective aortic root surgery? A. Martens, Hannover
18:20 Six-month preclinical results of a novel vascular anastomosis device intended to facilitate open aortic and arch vessel reconstruction B Shafi, Santa Cruz
18:40 Case report – Re-do surgery after proximal aortic repair in Loeys-Dietz syndrome K Tsagakis, Essen
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Programme and faculty subject to change.

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
12 May
17:00 – 19:00 Central European Summer Time (2 hours)

Course Directors
F Schoenhoff, Bern
Connective Tissue Disease Task Force Chair

K Tsagakis, Essen
Vascular Disease Domain Chair

Course Format
Virtual meeting
Interactive lectures and videos

Course Fee
Members: €40 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €65 inclusive of VAT

Target Audience
Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.

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Faculty

  • Konstantinos Tsagakis
  • Ruggero De Paulis
  • Alessandro Della Corte
  • Maximilian Luehr
  • Andreas Martens
  • Nikolaos Papakonstantinou