14th Training Course for Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery

September 10 - 13, 2023

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

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Day 1 | Sunday | MAY 8 | 2022


13:00 - 14:30Workshop 1:
Prolapse: Imaging and basic science
Chair: Bauer A, Bonaros N, Doenst T
Quantification of mitral regurgitation
Basic science: Mitral valve prolapse
The science behind repair:
- Annuloplasty/ ring types
- Pathophysiology of artifical chords and neochords
Wunderlich N
Holfeld J

De Bonis M
Benussi R
14:30 - 15:00Coffee break
15:00 - 16:00Workshop 2:
Basics of MV repair for prolapse
Chair: Alfieri O, De Bonis M, Müller L
My approach of leaflet prolapse
Evidence for leaflet resection
Evidence for artificial chords
Perier P
Doenst T
Walther T
16:00 - 16:30Coffee break
16:30 - 18:00Workshop 3:
Video session on repair techniques
Chair: Grimm M, Vohra T, Treede H
PML resection
Chordae loops
Mitral and annular disjunction: Pathophysiology and diagnosis (presentation)
Functional prolapse
Avoid SAM - treat SAM
MIC mitral reoperation
Kempfert J
Holubec T
Mayr A
Höfer D
Girdauskas E
Zacharias J