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Transseptal puncture tips and tricks in 2017

EHRA webinar

26/01/2017 18:00 26/01/2017 19:00 Europe/Paris Transseptal puncture tips and tricks in 2017

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Focus on

  •  Transseptal access in 2017:  success and complication rates 
  •  Recommendation for a safe transeptal access: from management of anticoagulation and guide wire manipulation to sheath flush and prevention of bubble embolism
  •  Methods of transseptal puncture: classical fluoroscopy approach and alternative imaging approaches (ICE guided, 3D mapping guided, etc)
  •  The tips and tricks for a difficult transseptal approach (RF use, wire though the needle, etc)
  •  Intertriall transseptal access in complex situations (non-inferior vena cava approach, presence of ASD closure device,  etc)
  •  Other “transseptal approaches”:  transbaffle, transventricular, etc.