Expanding Your Transfemoral TAVI Access Options with IVL

Published: 28 April 2021

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Overview

In this session, Prof Nicolas Van Mieghem and Dr Joost Daemen (Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, NL) combine presentation, case review, and discussion to provide expert insight into TAVI access options with IVL. This programme addresses the challenges associated with problematic calcium, examines the role of IVL in cracking calcium in situ, and highlights the importance of its mechanism of action in minimising complications.

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Learning objectives

  • Learn how IVL can break down the barriers of calcification to enable transfemoral (TF) access
  • Understand how IVL’s safe and efficacious mechanism of action (MOA) reduces complications
  • View our patient case and understand how IVL seamlessly fits into the procedural steps simplifying complex calcified transfemoral access
  • Interact with our panelists in a live Q&A format following

Audience

  • Interventional Cardiologists
  • General Cardiologists

Series overview

Part 1

Introduction

Prof Van Mieghem provides an overview of the challenges associated with problematic calcium, and looks at the role of intravascular lithotripsy.

1 session

Part 2

Case Presentation

Prof Van Mieghem and Dr Thijmen Hokken present the case.

1 session

Part 3

Discussion

Prof Van Mieghem and Dr Joost Daemen discuss the case and address questions from the live audience.

1 session

Faculty biographies