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 3 | Tuesday | September 17 | 2019

08:30 - 09:00Keynote address: 
Repair or replacement for FMR
De Bonis M
09:00 - 12:00LIVE SURGERIES:
Moderation: Alfiero O
Panel: De Bonis M, Lakew F, Lorusso R, Sardari-Nia P, Walther T, Liebold A

Live case 5
Endoaortic occlusion for MIMVS
Learning objectives:
Cannulation for intraaortic balloon occlusion, monitoring, patient selection
Surgeon: Van Praet F
Live case 6
MV surgery through hemisternotomy
Learning objectives:
Hemisternotomy access to the mitral and tricuspid valves, MIMVS facilitators
Surgeons: Holfeld J/Grimm M
Discussion of strategies: Panel

10:15 - 10:35Coffee break
 Presentations during live surgeries:LIVE VOTING
Current role of interventional MV repair
Case-based patient selection for the mitral valve
Andreas M
- Periareolar access
- Partial sternotomy for MV
- Mini-Thoracotomy multiple valve surgery
Liebold A
Bonaros N
Müller L
12:30 - 13:15Lunch break
13:15 - 14:00Workshop:
Imaging and simulation for MIVS:
Chair: Treede H, Doenst T, Walther T
Sardari-Nia P
14:00 - 14:15Coffee break
14:15 - 17:30LIVE SURGERIES:
Moderation: Alfiero O
Panel: Holubec T, Holzinger C, Liebold A, Treede H, Zierer A 
Live case 7
MV repair and concomitant Afib surgery
Learning objectives:
Access, energy sources, ablation lines, technique of LAA clip occlusion
Surgeon: Doll N
Live in a Box Case
FMR repair beyond undersized annuloplasty
Learning objectives:
Evaluation of leaflet tethering, papillary muscle relocation
Discussion of strategies: Panel
Surgeon: Girdauskas E
Live case 8
Totally endoscopic MV repair with percutaneous cannulation
Learning objectives:
Access, percutaneous cannulation, distal limb perfusion, selection of repair strategy
Surgeons: Bonaros N/Müller L
15:30 - 16:00Coffee break
 Presentations during live surgeries:
Controversies in degenerative mitral valve disease
Is MIMVS superior to full sternotomy?
Is transcatheter MV replacement an option?
Use of transapical artificial chords for failed mitral valve repair
Treede H
Walther T
Yadav R
17:30Wrap-upAlfieri O, Pomar JL, Grimm M