TAVI in low gradient aortic stenosis with very poor left ventricular function: always, sometimes or never?

Chairpersons: A. Cribier, M.B. Leon
Panellists: V. Bapat, R. Kornowski

Learning Objectives

  • To learn the appropriate patient selection in this population
  • To optimise the patient's condition prior to TAVI
  • To appreciate techniques that improve the outcomes of the TAVI procedure in this setting

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Introduction and objectives
  • Case presentation: indications and treatment planning
  • What investigations are required to decide on appropriateness of TAVI
  • Is there a role for bailout balloon aortic valvuloplasty prior to TAVI?
  • How to minimise procedural risks in this patient population
  • Case presentation: treatment outcome