PCR Valve Atlas app
Clinical Atlas of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Therapies
Built by a distinguished group of International Experts, the PCR Valve Atlas app (Clinical Atlas of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Therapies) is an educational tool which embraces all facets of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Therapies and fully enhanced with multimedia content.
The target readership: novice operators in this field as well as intermediate and advanced operators.
Patrick W. Serruys
Nicolas van Mieghem
What is the PCR Valve Atlas app?
The PCR Valve Atlas is the new comprehensive visual reference for TAVI procedures.
Encompassing over 800 videos and figures, the Valve Atlas have 9 chapters:
- Anatomy of the aortic valvar complex
- Imaging for transcatheter aortic valve therapies implantations
- Transcatheter aortic valve devices
- Procedural concepts
- Complications & bailout procedures
- Transcatheter aortic valve implantation within failing surgical aortic bioprestheses
- Heart valve team
Interviews and reviews
Discover a practical, dynamic educational iPad app designed for operators of all levels of experience. Embracing all facets of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Therapy, the PCR Valve Atlas is fully enhanced with multimedia content.
Review - Chapter 2
J. Bax and V. Delgado discuss Chapter 2: imaging procedures, highlighting the importance of imaging before, during and after percutaneous aortic valve procedures.
Review - Procedural concepts
Co-Editor of the app Nicolas Van Mieghem discusses the Procedural concepts chapter, offering the community a visual perspective on each valve design.
TAVI procedures: Chapter 1 revealed
Stuart Head interviews Darren Mylotte and Nicolo Piazza (co-editors of the PCR Valve Atlas) on the importance of anatomy in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Therapies using the PCR Valve Atlas as a tool.
"If I was still practising, I might be better able to manage complications that I had not previously come across because I had seen them be managed in a video on the Atlas."