Getting to the Root of Thoracic Aneurysms
From ConsultQD Live Admin2 on April 24th, 2020
- Introduction: Eric Roselli, MD
- Case Presentation: Tamer Attia, MD
- Aortic Root Embryology and Anatomy: Richard Drake, PhD
- Echocardiography of the Root: Vidyasagar Kalahasti, MD
- Tomographic Imaging Considerations for Aortic Team Providers: Milind Desai, MD
- When Do We Operate and What’s the Late Risk of Aortic Complications?: L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
- Root Replacement Operative Considerations: Eric Roselli MD
- Review role of technique and judgment in proper aortic root reconstruction
- Describe methods of aortic measurement and measurement thresholds for surgical intervention
- Explain surgical and anatomical descriptions of the aortic root
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