PCR-CIT China Chengdu Valves, PCR London Valves and PCR Tokyo Valves@EuroPCR - Advancing TAVI: where East meets West

With the collaboration of PCR-CIT China Chengdu Valves, PCR London Valves and PCR Tokyo Valves

Learning Objectives

  • To appreciate the differences in epidemiology and pathophysiology of aortic stenosis in Western and Asian populations
  • To understand how exchange of knowledge in procedural techniques and novel devices may improve clinical outcomes in Western and Asian patients
  • To discuss the most recent data concerning innovative TAVI devices and in real world in Asian patients

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Aortic stenosis in Western and Asian populations – similarities and differences
  • Anatomical challenges in TAVI – lessons from the Asian experience
  • Innovative TAVI devices from Asia – design features and clinical outcomes
  • Current and future obstacles to the dissemination of TAVI – what can we learn from each other?