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Mitral Solutions


OUR VISION

As a global leader in Cardiac Surgery, LivaNova is committed to providing comprehensive solutions and partnership support through continuous Training & Education programs on innovative technologies and solutions to enhance patient care. Thanks to our cooperation with world class professionals, LivaNova can offer a full range of state-of-the-art programs designed to enhance skills and expertise, share best practices and meet the needs of those healthcare professionals who strive for excellence in cardiac surgery.

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PROGRAMS

THE ART OF REPAIR: COMPLEX MITRAL VALVE REPAIR (OPEN SURGERY)

 

INSTRUCTOR:
Professor Robert J.M. Klautz, M.D., Ph.D.

LOCATION:
Leiden University Medical Center – The Netherlands


PROGRAM OVERVIEW:
This workshop is designed for cardiac surgery teams who want to expand their skills and expertise in repairing complex mitral valve diseases using a full sternotomy approach. The program will cover all major aspects of patient selection, valve repair from pre-op to post-op echo assessment, as well as intra-op valve exposure techniques, analysis, sizing, tips, tricks and pitfalls. Participants will be able to go to the OR and observe 2-3 live cases with Professor Klautz.


INTENDED AUDIENCE:
This workshop was designed for cardiac surgeons, echocardiographists, and cardiologists.


COURSE DURATION:
This is a day and a half training program starting mid-day on the first day of training.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Participants must bring an MRSA free declaration not older than 1 month and an Hepatitis B vaccine declaration, required by the Dutch hospital regulation in order to be able to enter the OR.


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COURSES AGENDA

THE ART OF REPAIR: COMPLEX MITRAL VALVE REPAIR (OPEN SURGERY)

(The standard agenda is as follows but please be informed that changes may occur)

DAY 1

13:00  Welcome at Leiden University Hospital by Prof. Klautz
            Course Introduction and discussion of the surgical cases
14:00  1st surgical case
17:00  Case review
19:30  Team dinner

DAY 2

08:00  Meeting at the Hospital – Introduction to the 2 morning cases
08:30  Beginning of 2 cases
12:00  Closure of the OR session and lunch
13:00  Discussion of the cases performed
15:00  Closure and departure
** N.B. Please book return flights not earlier then 17:00

 

 

 

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