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|
Programme and faculty subject to change.
17:00 – 19:00 Central European Summer Time (2 hours)
F Schoenhoff, Bern
Connective Tissue Disease Task Force Chair
K Tsagakis, Essen
Vascular Disease Domain Chair
Interactive lectures and videos
Members: €40 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €65 inclusive of VAT
Skills Level 3 – Surgeons established in independent practice.
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