THE ART OF REPAIR: COMPLEX MITRAL VALVE REPAIR (OPEN SURGERY)
Professor Robert J.M. Klautz, M.D., Ph.D.
Leiden University Medical Center – The Netherlands
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.
This workshop was designed for cardiac surgeons, echocardiographists, and cardiologists.
This is a day and a half training program starting mid-day on the first day of training.
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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