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Master of Advanced Cardiac Surgery

Dept. of Cardiac Surgery - Cardiovascular Institute.
Hospital Clínico San Carlos - Madrid, october 9th-10th, 2018.

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The main objectives of this Master are to learn the medical and surgical management of the new diagnostic methods and the most advanced surgical techniques in the field of cardiac valvular pathology.


Md. Luis Maroto Md. Javier Cobiella Md. Manuel Carnero


Md. Isidre Vilacosta Md. Julián Villacastín Md. Fernando Reguillo

First day - Tuesday, october 9th - 2018

Opening (10:00-10:10) L.Maroto/ J. Cobiella
Welcome to Master of Advanced Cardiac Surgery - J. Mayol

Session I. Atrial fibrillation procedure
(Maze IV) - 10:10h - 13:30h

Chairs: J. Villacastín / M. Carnero

Case presentation and Heart Team. - E. Villagrán The boundary of percutaneous ablation of AF. Where is the end of catheter and the beginning of Knife? - N. Pérez Feasibility of stand alone surgery for Atrial Fibrillation. - P. Suwalski The importance of appendage closure. Atriclip. - M. Carnero

Coffe Break

Live case 1: Surgery of atrial fibrillation with the placing of an Atriclip - M. Carnero/ P. Suwalski
Anticoagulant and antiplatelets for complex patients. - D. Vivas Discussion. - Speakers


Session II. Advanced treatment for heart valvular disease - 14:30h - 17:30h

Chairs: A. Weber / J. Cobiella

Case presentation and Heart Team. - L. Montero New devices for MV repair/replacement: what we have know, what we can expect from the future. - A. Weber What do we need to know from imaging diagnosis to perform new MV repair procedures? - A . De Agustín Experimental and imaging research approach to ischemic mitral regusgitation. - J. Agüero

Coffe Break

Live case 2: Neochord - J. Cobiella
Three years results and clinical outcomes with NeoChord. - A. Colli Discussion - Speakers


Second day - Wednesday, october 10th - 2018

Session III. Aorta
08:30h - 13:00h

Chairs: I. Vilacosta/ R. Di Bartolomeo/ J. Serrano

The role of multidisciplinary teams in the treatment of thoracic aorta diseases. - I. Vilacosta Frozen elephant trunk to treat complex aortic diseases. - Di Bartolomeo Hybrid approach in complex thoracic aortic desease. - L. Maroto Treatment of thoracic and abdominal aorta. - J. Serrano

Coffe Break

Live in box 1. E- vita - L. Maroto
Discussion. - Speakers
Big data in cardiovascular disease. - J Mayol


Session IV- Comprehensive management of aortic valve pathology - 14:00h - 17:30h

Chairs: L. Maroto/ F. Reguillo

Case presentation and Heart Team. - E. Villagrán Minimally invasive aortic valve approach. - Canovas
Live case 3. SVAo - M. Carnero
TAVI: Where are we? - L. Nombela TAVI: alternative to transfemoral approach. - M. Gómez

Coffe Break

Live in box 2. TAVI axilar - J. Cobiella
Comprehensive management of aortic stenosis: the clinical point of view. - C. Olmos Discussion - Speaker

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Subway: Moncloa (L3 y L6), Metropolitano (L6), Islas Filipinas (L7) Bus: Circular, 1, 12, 44, 82, 132


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