Round Table Discussion : Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantation (TMVI)

Roundtable Discussion

 
SESSION 2: Mitral Valve Modification

Presenter

Simon Kennon
Interventional Cardiologist and Head of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Programme
London Chest Hospital, London, UK

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderator:
Simon Kennon, London, UK

Panellists:
Georg Lutter, Kiel, Germany
Neil E Moat, Harefield, UK
Darren Mylotte,Galway, Ireland
Lars Søndergaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
Nina Wunderlich, Darmstadt, Germany

Simon Kennon, Interventional Cardiologist and Head of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Programme, London Chest Hospital, London, UK
Georg Lutter, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany
Neil E Moat, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust, UK
Darren Mylotte, Galway University Hospitals, Eire
Lars Søndergaard, Rigshospitalet University Hospital, Denmark
Nina Wunderlich, Cardiovascular Center Darmstadt, Germany

In the second video from the Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantation (TMVI) Round Table Discussion, the assembled panel of internationally-recognised opinion leaders discuss the role of Mitral Valve Modification in the treatment of Mitral Regurgitation.

Designed to support the continuous education of practicing physicians, this session shares leading opinion and addresses the following discussion points:

  • Overview of available technologies
  • Patient selection and assessment
  • Summary of procedures, success rates and complications
  • Short and medium term outcomes
  • What’s in the pipeline?

This educational activity is intended for an international audience of interventional cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and heart failure specialists. It would also be of benefit to cardiologists looking to increase their knowledge on this novel area of cardiovascular intervention.

Members of the panel have provided the following references to aid viewers understanding of the discussion:

Other Useful Resources include:
Carillion: www.cardiacdimensions.com/PhysicianResources/technology.html
Mitraclip: www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDxXTZ1I12s
Mitralign: www.mitralign.com/themitralignsystem
Neochord: www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVFPsA0wxuo