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GRAND ROUNDS: Latest Updates on Trans Aortic Valve

May 26, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presenter: Puneet Khanna, MD and Andrew Frutkin, MD

Affiliation: Puneet Khanna, MD
Cardiology
Director, Desert Vascular Institute
Co-Director of Cardiac Catheterization Lab
Eisenhower Medical Center

Andrew Frutkin, MD
Cardiology
Co-Director Eisenhower Medical Center
Heart Valve Clinic
Eisenhower Medical Center
Rancho Mirage, California

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify patients who have severe aortic valve stenosis and understand their clinical course and prognosis
  • Recognize the clinical features, including medical frailty that may place patients who have severe aortic valve stenosis at higher risk of morbidity or mortality
  • Identify and understand indications, benefits and potential complications of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Cite the clinical trial data that supports the use of TAVR in clinical practice
  • Recognize the role of the multidisciplinary “Heart Valve Clinic” approach to arrive at treatment decisions for patients who have complex, cardiac valve disease

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