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 2 | Monday | September 11 | 2023


08:30 - 09:00Welcome
Introductory lecture: MVR - Carpentier, Barlow and beyond

09:00 - 12:00Live surgeries transmitted from OR
Moderator: Pomar J-L, Reichenspurner H, Facilitator: Kempfert J
Panel: tba
Case presentation 
Live case 1
Endoscopic AVR
Surgeon: tba
Live case 2
Endoscopic MVR (P2-prolaps)
Surgeon: tba
Discussion of strategies: Panel
Live-in-a-box 1: Right anterior mini-thoracotomy AVR
Live-in-a-box 2: Endoscopic transmitral septal myectomy for HOCM
Live-in-a-box 3: Totally endoscopic AVR using sutureless valves
Live-in-a-box 4: Minimally invasive Redo-AVR

09:00 - 12:00Wetlab: Artificial chordae implantation and valve sizing
Tutor: Sakic A (parallel during live surgeries - 60min training)
12:30 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 14:00The technology corner 1
Chair: tba
Automatic suturing device for artificial chords
Automatic suturing device for valve replacement
Articulated instruments
Atrial occlusion: devices, accesses and pitfalls
Andreas M
Zacharias J

Doll K-N 
14:00-14:30Keynote lecture: Barlow's disease and syndrome: a conflict with history 
14:30 - 18:00Live surgeries transmitted from OR
Moderator: Perier P, Facilitator: Treede H
Panel: tba
Case presentation 
Live case 3
Mini-Sternotomy AV-MV-Surgery
Surgeons: tba
 Live case 4
Endoscopic MVR (functional prolaps)
Surgeon: tba
Discussion of strategies: Panel
Coffee break
Presentations during live surgeries: The minimally invasive multiple disease corner
Live-in-a-box 5: Transaxilliary AVR+MVR
The theory behind open annuloplasty rings in Barlow's disease
Sternum-sparing techniques for double valve procedures
Triscupid valve repair in minimally mitral surgery raises the risk: PRO
Tricuspid valve repair in minimally invasive mitral surgery raises the risk: CONTRA
Concomitant minimally invasive and tricuspid valve surgery - long term results

Di Eusanio M
De Paulis R
Solinas M

Borger M
Pfannmüller B
18:00End of day 2