LAA closure

With the collaboration of Montreal Live

Summary

Chairpersons: B. Farah and P. L'Allier
Speakers: I. Reda, P. L'Allier and B. Farah
Panellists: D. Angiolillo, J.F. Dorval, S. Doucet, M. Nosair  

Consult the session video on LAA closure, which includes a LIVE demonstration from Swiss Cardiovascular Centre, Bern University Hospital - Bern, Switzerland.

Clinical Case
A 79-year-old male with paroxysmal A.F.:

CAD with re PCI of LAD and LCX
Major GI bleeding history
LAA closure

Learning Objectives

  • To understand how to plan and perform LAA closure
  • To discuss available interventional options to treat patients with high risk of bleeding
  • To learn about the best pharmacological practices to reduce bleeding complications

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Overview of the tools to be used during the LIVE demonstration