Bioprosthetic valve failure and structural deterioration – New definitions and treatment options

Chairpersons: H. Moellmann, C.K. Naber
React@PCR Moderator: H. McConkey

Learning Objectives

  • To appreciate the clinical impact of bioprosthetic valve failure and structural deterioration
  • To understand the implications of new standardised definitions for the clinical follow-up of your patients
  • To learn more about the current options for percutaneous treatment of degenerating surgical and transcatheter valves

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Why do bioprosthetic valves fail? Epidemiology and pathophysiology
  • New standardised definitions of structural deterioration and valve failure
  • Valve-in-valve TAVI – Pre-procedural planning and device implantation
  • TAVI-in-TAVI – Current status and future pitfalls