Fundamentals in Valvular Heart Disease

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Valvular Heart Disease Course will run in-person from 11-13 May 2022. Kindly note all times shown are local UK times. WEDNESDAY 11 MAY 08:55 Welcome and introduction A Ranasinghe, Birmingham SESSION 1: ASSESSEMENT OF AORTIC VALVE DISEASE AND TREATMENT CHOICE 09:00 Surgical anatomy of the aortic valve A Crucean, Birmingham … Continue reading "Fundamentals in Valvular Heart Disease"

The Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery: Valvular Heart Disease Course will run in-person from 11-13 May 2022.
Kindly note all times shown are local UK times.

WEDNESDAY 11 MAY
08:55 Welcome and introduction A Ranasinghe, Birmingham
SESSION 1: ASSESSEMENT OF AORTIC VALVE DISEASE AND TREATMENT CHOICE
09:00 Surgical anatomy of the aortic valve A Crucean, Birmingham
09:30 Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention – Part 1 S Rahman Haley, London
10:15 Valve prosthesis choice M Jasinski, Wroclaw
10:45 Break
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) G Dahle, Oslo
12:45 Lunch
SESSION 2: AORTIC VALVE MDT
14:00 Aortic valve guidelines T Holubec, Frankfurt
14:30 MDT
16:30 Close
THURSDAY 12 MAY
SESSION 3: HANDS-ON PART 1
09:00 Aortic valve wetlab
12:30 Lunch
SESSION 4: HANDS-ON PART 2
14:00 Mitral/Tricuspid wetlab
17:30 Close
FRIDAY 13 MAY
SESSION 5: EVIDENCE AND GUIDELINES FOR INTERVENTION 
09:00 Surgical anatomy of the mitral and tricuspid valves A Crucean, Birmingham
09:45 Tricuspid valve S Rooney, Birmingham
10:15 Mitral valve N Bonaros, Innsbruck
10:45 Break
SESSION 6: SURGICAL TECHNIQUES
11:15 Mitral valve replacement M Palmen, Leiden
11:45 Mitral valve repair techniques N Bonaros, Innsbruck
12:15 Tricuspid valve repair/replacement N Bonaros, Innsbruck
12:45 Lunch
14:00 Transcatheter technologies E L Heng, London
14:30 Surgical treatment of AF M Palmen, Leiden
15:00 Break
15:15 Mitral valve MDT
17:00 Close

Programme and faculty subject to change.

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
11-13 May 2022 (3 day course)

This course is now sold out, please email registration@eacts.co.uk to join the waiting list.

Location
EACTS House, Windsor, UK
For more information, please click HERE.

Course Director
A Ranasinghe, Birmingham

Course Format
In-person meeting
Interactive lectures
MDT session
Hands-on wetlab

Course Fee
Members: €495 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
Non-Members: €575 inclusive of 20% UK VAT

Fee includes lunch, refreshments and dinner on Wednesday 11 May 2022.

Course Overview
This is the in-person version of the updated “Fundamentals in Cardiac Surgery” series being held at EACTS House in Windsor, UK and focusing particularly on valvular heart disease – aortic, mitral and tricuspid.

Target Audience
Skills Level 1 – Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.

Please click here for the EACTS Academy terms and conditions.

Faculty

  • Aaron Ranasinghe
  • Max Baghai
  • Nikolas Bonaros
  • Adrian Crucean
  • Gry Dahle
  • Heng Ee Ling
  • Tomas Holubec
  • Marek Jasinski
  • Steven Livesey
  • Meindert Palmen
  • Shelley Rahman Haley
  • Stephen Rooney