TAVI - Round Table Discussion

Roundtable Discussion

 
SESSION 5:  TAVI Complications

Presenter

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

PANEL

Jonathan Byrne, London, UK
Enrico Ferrari, Lausanne, CH
Lars Søndergaard, Copenhagen, DK
Corrado Tamburino, Catania, IT

In the fifth session from the TAVI Round Table Discussion, the assembled panel of internationally-recognised opinion leaders discuss TAVI complications.

Simon Kennon, Interventional Cardiologist and Head of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Programme, London Chest Hospital, London, UK (Chair)
Jonathan Byrne, King's College Hospital, London, UK
Enrico Ferrari, Cardiovascular Surgery Department, University Hospital of Lausanne, Switzerland
Lars Søndergaard, Rigshospitalet Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
Corrado Tamburino, University of Catania, Italy
Designed to support the continuous education of practicing physicians, this session shares leading opinion and addresses the following questions and key educational objectives:
  • What is the risk of stroke, and how can it be prevented?
  • Predictors of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing TAVI
  • Prevention and treatment of acute kidney injury during and after TAVI

This roundtable is targeted at interventional cardiologists and cardiac surgeons but also at other cardiologists wishing to update their scientific knowledge on the topic.