The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Aortic Valve and Root Surgery Course will run online from 16-17 September 2021.
Kindly note all times shown are local UK times.
THURSDAY 16 SEPTEMBER
|08:55||Welcome and introduction||A Ranasinghe, Birmingham|
|09:00||Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention||S Rahman Haley, London|
|10:00||Valve prosthesis choice||J Takkenberg, Rotterdam|
|11:00||TAVI – Technical aspects and patient selection||G Dahle, Oslo|
|11:40||Echocardiography for the surgeon||S Rahman Haley, London|
|13:30||Aortic Valve MDT Session||G Dahle, S Rahman Haley, C Quarto|
FRIDAY 17 SEPTEMBER
|09:00||Anatomy of the aortic valve and technical aspects of aortic valve replacement||T Jones, Birmingham|
|09:30||Right access for the right patient||C Quarto, London|
|09:50||Aortic valve repair – concepts and results||HJ Schäfers, Homburg|
|11:00||Dealing with the aortic root and ascending aorta||K Tsagakis, Essen|
|11:30||Technical aspects of aortic root replacement||K Tsagakis, Essen|
|13:00||Aortic Valve Small Groups|
|Group 1 – Endocarditis||M Jasinski, Wroclaw|
|Group 2 – Aortic root and bicuspid valve||K Tsagakis, Essen|
|Group 3 – Complex cases||G Dahle, Oslo; A Duncan, London|
Programme and faculty subject to change.
16-17 September 2021 (2 day course)
A Ranasinghe, Birmingham
Case studies (small group session)
Members: €60 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €100 inclusive of VAT
This is the second online version of the updated “Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery” – series being held as a virtual meeting and focusing particularly on aortic valve and root surgery.
The updated “Fundamentals”-EACTS 2021 courses are in alignment with the current EBCTS syllabus
Residents and fellows in cardiac surgical training programmes.
Please click here for the EACTS Academy terms and conditions.