Beyond guidelines - Emerging indications for TAVI

Chairpersons: J. Byrne, H. Moellmann
React@PCR Moderator: C. Allen

Summary

Consult this session to be updated with the latest news on TAVI, in particular in asymptomatic patients and aortic stenosis and find out the pro and contra arguments for the extension of the indications.

Learning Objectives

  • To hear the arguments for and against extension of the indications for TAVI
  • To learn whether TAVI should be used more liberally in asymptomatic patients and in those with moderate aortic stenosis and symptoms
  • To be updated with the latest information concerning TAVI for aortic regurgitation

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • The asymptomatic patient with severe aortic stenosis – Do excellent TAVI outcomes justify earlier intervention?
  • The patient with symptoms and moderate aortic stenosis – Balloon valvuloplasty, TAVI or medical therapy?
  • The inoperable patient with severe aortic regurgitation – Current or new TAVI devices?