15th Training Course for Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery

September 15 - 18, 2024

Training minimally invasive valve surgery in the era of interventional valve therapies

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Day 1 | Sunday | September 15 | 2019

13:00 - 14:30Workshop 1:
A practical guide to functional mitral regurgitation
Chairs: Bonaros A, Bauer A
Pathophysiology of different FMR types
Surgical options
Interventional options
Echo guidance for treatment
The role of MRI
Wunderlich N
Reichenspurner H
Bauer A
Wunderlich N
Mayr A
14:30 - 15:00Coffee break
15:00 - 16:30Workshop 2:
Basics in minimally invasive valve surgery
Chair: Dumfarth J, Wisser W
Visualization technology
MICS-Instruments and -retractors
Live-in-a-box Remote access perfusion
Live-in-a-box Transthoracic clamp and endoballoon occlusion
Myocardial protection
Live-in-a-box Artifical chords and sutures
Live-in-a-box Rapid deployment valves for MICS
Müller L
Wisser W
Pacini D
Van Praet F
Seeburger J
Höfer D
Fischlein T
 Coffee break
16:30 - 18:00Workshop 3:
Live-in-a-box: Complex situations in minimally invasive surgery
Chair: Girdauskas E, Holfeld J
Aortic valve reoperation
Mitral valve after previous cardiac operation
MV repair for Barlow’s Syndrome
Biatrial ablation lines for treatment of AF
Right ventricular failure in MICS
Mitral valve endocarditis
Minimally invasive aortic arch surgery
Bonaros N
Rinaldi M
Repossini A
Doll N
Lorusso R
Holfeld J
Dumfarth J