Aortic Valve and Root Surgery in Young Patients: Complex Considerations
- Introduction by Moderator: L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
- Case Presentation: Joshua Cohen, MD
- Pathologic considerations and do we operate earlier in young patients?: L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD
- Advances in imaging with MRI, CT, and Echo: Deborah Kwon, MD
- Choosing a mechanical valve and the Proact Xa Trial: Douglas Johnston, MD
- Root reimplantation and long term data: impact of repair, CTD, BAV and other considerations: Lars G. Svensson, MD, PhD
- Current role for Ross procedure in young adults : Alistair Phillips, MD
- The commando operation for Radiation Heart disease: Gosta Pettersson, MD, PhD
- Is TAVR in BAV a real consideration in Patients <75?: Grant Reed, MD
- Evaluate pathophysiology, anatomy, and severity to enable appropriate therapy
- Discuss novel imaging modalities to help guide management decisions for patients with aortic valve disease
- Describe technical guidelines for aortic valve and aortic surgery
This online series is designed for physicians, allied health practitioners and students interested in complex cardiovascular and thoracic conditions.
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The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.
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The following faculty has indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest: Lars Svensson, MD, PhD, Gosta B Pettersson, MD, L. Leonardo Rodriguez, MD, Alistair Phillips, MD, Grant Reed, MD, Deborah H Kwon, MD, Joshua Cohen, MD.
The following faculty has indicated that they may have a relationship, which in the context of their presentation(s) could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest: Eric E Roselli, MD, Activity Director: Abbott - Teaching and Speaking. Cook Medical - Teaching and Speaking. Cryolife, Inc. -Consulting. Edwards Lifesciences - Teaching and Speaking. LivaNova, PLC - Consulting, Teaching and Speaking. Medtronic - Consulting. Terumo - Teaching and Speaking. W.L. Gore & Associates - Consulting. Douglas Johnston, MD: Cryolife, Inc. - Membership on advisory committee or review panels. Edwards Lifesciences - Consulting. Terumo - Teaching and Speaking.
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