Learning Objectives

  • To understand which data should be available prior to a valve-in-valve procedure
  • To appreciate the impact of the availability of valve-in-valve procedures on surgical valve replacement: who should receive a bioprosthesis?
  • To understand the clinical data and appropriateness of the valve-in-valve procedure

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Clinical data from the worldwide registries
  • What information is required prior to valve-in-valve procedures?
  • A surgical view: implications of valve-in-valve for surgical valve replacement and when is valve-in-valve appropriate
  • Take-home message