When Shall I Refer my Patient with Mitral Stenosis / Regurgitation for Surgery? - Dr. Ricardo Petraco

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Summary

Ricardo Petraco discusses when the patient should be referred with mitral stenosis / regurgitation for surgery. 


  • Systematic assessment for patients with mitral valve disease
  • When to offer surgery for mitral regurgitation
  • Rationale for offering repair or replacement of the mitral valve
  • Non-symptomatic indications for offering surgery in mitral regurgitation (presence of AF, LV dimensions and systolic function, pulmonary hypertension)
  • ESC guidelines
  • The potential role of MitraClip
  • Indications for treatment of treatment for mitral stenosis

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Target Audience

  • Interventional cardiology trainees
  • Cardiology trainees
  • General practictioners with specialist interest in cardiology
  • Clinical fellows
  • Physiologists
  • Cath lab staff
  • Aspiring cardiology trainees

The 'Simple Essential Guide to Catheter Laboratory Diagnostic, Procedure and Therapeutics' course is designed for all busy Cardiology trainees, Clinical Fellows, Interventional Fellows, aspiring cardiologists and consultants looking for a rapid and simple update in this expanding field.

Each module of the 4 modules is designed to cover topics that will be encountered by all cardiologists regardless of specialisation and are therefore designed to provide the definitive update in the management of patients with coronary artery and structural heart disease for the practicing clinical cardiologist regardless of sub-specialty. So, if you want to be more confident in the catheter lab - this is the course for you!

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