LAA closure for stroke prevention


Panellists: S. Gafoor, F. Hellig, D. Holmes, T. Schmitz

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

Clinical Case

A 81-year-old male with paroxysmal A.F.:

  • Recurrent macrohematuria with anticoagulation treatment
  • LAA closure device positioning with TEE guidance and angio control

Learning Objectives

  • To gain insights into the LAA occlusion procedure
  • To understand the strategic work-up, different devices and implantation techniques
  • To learn about latest data and future developments

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Patient selection focused on imaging
  • Overview of the tools to be used during the LIVE demonstration
  • From recent data to patient follow-up