Transcatheter valve interventions: new indications, new valves and how to treat complications - The best of the Warsaw Course on Cardiovascular Interventions (WCCI) 2015

With the collaboration of Warsaw Course on Cardiovascular Interventions (WCCI)

Learning Objectives

  • To learn about the use of currently available transcatheter valve technologies in different clinical scenarii
  • To understand how to avoid and treat transcatheter valve intervention complications
  • To share with presenters, panellists and audience your own experience on TAVI and transcatheter mitral valve repair

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • First-in-man transapical mitral valve implantation for mitral regurgitation with the Tiara device
  • First-in-man simultaneous transcatheter aortic and mitral valve replacement to treat severe native aortic and mitral valve stenosis
  • The appropriate amount of preparation for access site may reduce complications in TAVI procedures
  • A complex TAVI procedure in a frail patient deferred from a surgical aortic valve replacement due to an extremely high surgical risk