The Fundamentals in Valvular Heart Disease Course will run from 25 – 27 April 2023 in Windsor.
This Course will be available online and in-person, all times shown below are local UK times.
TUESDAY 25 APRIL
|08:55||Welcome and introduction||A Ranasinghe, Birmingham|
|SESSION 1: ASSESSMENT OF AORTIC VALVE DISEASE AND TREATMENT CHOICE|
|09:00||Surgical anatomy of the aortic valve||A Crucean, Birmingham|
|09:30||Surgical anatomy of the mitral and tricuspid valves||A Crucean, Birmingham|
|10:00||Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention – Part 1||S Rahman Haley, London|
|11:15||Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention – Part 2||S Rahman Haley, London|
|11:45||TAVI – technical aspects and patient selection||G Dahle, Oslo|
|12:15||Right assess for the right patient (min-sternotomy, RAT, full sternotomy)||D Reser, Zurich|
|SESSION 2: AORTIC VALVE MDT|
|14:00||Valve prosthesis choice||T Holubec, Frankfurt|
|14:30||Aortic valve guidelines||T Holubec, Frankfurt|
|15:00||MDT||S Rahman Haley, London|
WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL
|SESSION 3: HANDS-ON PART 1|
|09:00||Aortic valve wetlab||T Holubec, Frankfurt; D Reser, Zurich; G Dahle, Oslo; T Barker, Coventry|
|SESSION 4: HANDS-ON PART 2|
|14:00||Mitral/Tricuspid/AF wetlab||M Castella, Barcelona; N Bonaros, Innsbruck; S Rooney, Birmingham; T Barker, Coventry|
THURSDAY 27 APRIL
|SESSION 5: EVIDENCE AND GUIDELINES FOR INTERVENTION|
|09:00||Mitral valve||N Bonaros, Innsbruck|
|09:30||Tricuspid valve||S Rooney, Birmingham|
|SESSION 6: SURGICAL TECHNIQUES|
|10:30||Mitral valve replacement||S Rooney, Birmingham|
|11:00||Mitral valve repair techniques||N Bonaros, Innsbruck|
|11:30||Tricuspid valve repair/replacement||N Bonaros, Innsbruck|
|13:00||Transcatheter technologies||R Yadav, London|
|13:30||Surgical treatment of AF||M Castella, Barcelona|
|14:15||Mitral valve MDT||M Castella, Barcelona; R Yadav, London|
Programme and faculty subject to change.
25-27 April 2023 (3 day course)
A Ranasinghe, Birmingham
This course is available online and in-person.
In-person registration fees include all sessions, breaks, lunch and dinner on Tuesday 25 April.
In-person fees (Windsor,UK):
Online registration fees include all sessions, except sessions 3 and 4. Kindly note there is no interactive function and you will not be able to interact with Faculty and other attendees.
Hybrid fees (online only):
The “Fundamentals in…” – series focusing particularly on valvular heart disease – aortic, mitral and tricuspid.
The lectures of the course are covering clinical aspects from diagnosis, to advanced investigations and medical therapy necessary for the decision-making and treatment of the patients. In the case studies session the participants are invited to join the discussions of selected cases, exchange experience and discuss questions.
Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.
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