Potential pitfalls of TAVI in low-risk patients

Learning Objectives

  • To fully understand the remaining limitations of TAVI in contemporary practice
  • To appreciate the challenges of extending TAVI to lower risk patients
  • To know more about the emerging solutions which will make TAVI the default treatment for aortic stenosis

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Low-risk patients, procedures or longer term perspectives? What exactly are we talking about?
  • Bicuspid valves: feasibility of TAVI and potential pitfalls
  • Is mild aortic regurgitation acceptable in low-risk patients?
  • Stroke risk and use of cerebral protection in low-risk patients
  • Future implications of conduction disturbances and permanent pacing
  • Maintaining coronary access for future PCI