Heart Valve Conference 6-10-16

Rancho Mirage, CA US
June 10, 2016

Presenter: Andrew Frutkin, MD

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this series, participants will be able to:

  • Identify patients who have complex structural and valvular heart disease
  • Identify and understand the clinical features, including medical frailty, that may place the patient who has valvular heart disease at higher risk of morbidity or mortality
  • Apply diagnostic studies such as echocardiogram, transesophageal echocardiogram, cardiac catheterization, specialized CT scans, and STS risk score in evaluation of patients with complex cardiac valve disease
  • Apply surgical approaches for the treatment of valvular and structural heart disease
  • Apply emerging technologies for valvular and structural heart disease, such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), percutaneous mitral valve repair (MitraClip), and other technologies
  •  Apply the literature that supports the use surgery and/or emerging structural heart technologies.
  • Use a multidisciplinary format to arrive at diagnostic and treatment decisions for patients who have complex, cardiac valve disease.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
06/10/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
06/10/2016 - 8:00am
ICU Conference Room1, Annenberg Tower, Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN


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