Firstly Edwards Lifesciences would like to express its gratitude to everyone in the NHS serving the patients of the UK during this challenging time.
In the current context of the treatment and referral for patients with aortic stenosis, Edwards Lifesciences would like to help contribute to the Heart Team Community by facilitating a webinar to address the current guidance, challenges and today's future for TAVI when treating patients with Aortic Stenosis.
Presented by Prof. Simon Redwood (St Thomas‘s Hospital, London), Prof. Nick Curzen (BCIS President, Southampton General Hospital), Prof. Neil Ruparelia (Hammersmith Hospital, London), Prof. Rajesh Kharbanda (Oxford University Hospital), Dr. Sagar Doshi (Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham) & Dr. Iqbal Malik (Hammersmith Hospital, London).
Prof. Simon Redwood: Welcome and Introduction
Prof. Nick Curzen: Current Situation and Guidance
Prof. Neil Ruparelia: The Management Challenge of Aortic Stenosis in the COVID 19 Crisis
Dr. Sagar Doshi: Re-starting Elective TAVI – Risk Stratification
Prof. Rajesh Kharbanda: The Practicalities of Doing Even One TAVI in the COVID 19 Era
Panel discussion and Q&A
Presented by Dr. Simon Kennon (St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London), Prof. Simon Ray (President of BCS and GIRFT Lead), Dr. Paul Williams (James Cook University Hospital, South Tees), Dr. Dougie Muir (James Cook University Hospital, South Tees), Mr. Ranjit Deshpande (Kings College Hospital, London), Prof. Philip MacCarthy (Kings College Hospital, London), Dr. Clare Appleby (Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital), Prof. Huon Gray (Cardiac Network Clinical Lead, NHS England, London Region) & Prof. Neal Uren (Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh).
Dr. Kennon: Welcome and Introduction
Prof. Ray: Optimised Patient Pathway: A GIRFT Perspective
Dr. Muir & Dr. Williams: Optimised Clinical Pathway: A Single Common Aortic Valve MDT
Prof. MacCarthy & Mr Deshpande: The Heart Team Approach
Dr. Appleby: Minimising Patient Exposure: Efficiencies for the “New Norm”
Prof. Gray: Covid-19: Challenges Delivering Urgent Elective Cardiac Services in London
Prof. Uren: Q&A Session
Dr. Kennon: Summary