During the last years, there has been a quick and impressive development in the management of patients with aortic stenosis and mainly in TAVI treatment, with the recent expansion of indications. The webinar should analyse the new 2017 ESC VHD Guidelines and underline the new items about aortic stenosis management within deep discussion of clinic and management, particularly about TAVI new indications and limitations. Guidelines should help the General Cardiologists to have a clear vision of this progress and to apply the current evidence-based knowledge about the topic, particularly about the timing of an intervention and the choice about the kind of intervention (surgical or interventional).
Please find here enclosed the replies from the Faculty members to the questions left unanswered during the live event.
Professor Bernard Iung, FESCDepartment of CardiologyBichat Hospital, Paris, France
Professor Olaf Wendler Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonKings' College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Doctor Dimitri Richter, FESCHead of Cardiac Department Euroclinic Hospital, Athens, Greece
This webinar addresses General Cardiologists, Cardiologists in training, Internal Medicine specialists, Geriatricians & General Practitioners.
During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.
An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.
The webinar is available on PC and Tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.
To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.
A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).
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