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|
|SESSION 1: ASSESSEMENT OF AORTIC VALVE DISEASE AND TREATMENT CHOICE|
|09:00||Surgical anatomy of the aortic valve|
|09:30||Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention – Part 1|
|10:15||Valve prosthesis choice|
|11:15||Aetiology, assessment and indications for aortic valve intervention – Part 2|
|11:45||TAVI – technical aspects and patient selection|
|12:15||Right assess for the right patient (min-sternotomy, RAT, full sternotomy)|
|SESSION 2: AORTIC VALVE MDT|
|14:00||Aortic valve guidelines|
WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL
|SESSION 3: HANDS-ON PART 1|
|09:00||Aortic valve wetlab|
|SESSION 4: HANDS-ON PART 2|
THURSDAY 27 APRIL
|SESSION 5: EVIDENCE AND GUIDELINES FOR INTERVENTION|
|09:00||Surgical anatomy of the mitral and tricuspid valves|
|SESSION 6: SURGICAL TECHNIQUES|
|11:15||Mitral valve replacement|
|11:45||Mitral valve repair techniques|
|12:15||Tricuspid valve repair/replacement|
|14:30||Surgical treatment of AF|
|15:15||Mitral valve MDT|
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 Cardiac Surgery” – series focusing particularly on valvular heart disease – aortic, mitral and tricuspid.
The lectures of the course are covering clinical aspects from the diagnosis of coronary artery disease 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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