Valve-In-Valve: Are Patients Being Overpromised?

Originally Broadcast: Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 7:00 PM ET

Innovation in aortic valve management and future interventions has without a doubt opened new opportunities for patients and clinicians. The right procedure for the right patient can lead to a longer life well-lived. But when it comes to valve selection and ultimately patient impact, are these future “possibilities” being over-promised and under-delivered?

Join our live discussion with renowned cardiologists and cardiac surgeons to have a case-based discussion on patient selection and future possibilities that determine the strategy for a lifetime of valve management for your AVR patients.


Dr. Hector Michelena, Cardiologist, Echocardiographer
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Dr. Katherine Harrington, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Baylor Scott and White The Heart Hospital - Plano, Plano, Texas

Dr. Erol V. Belli, Cardiothoracic Surgeon,
Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, Florida 

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