Transcatheter Heart Team Poland Conference 2017

Educational platform for all Heart Team members

to increase knowledge,
share experience
and build research links
in Transcatheter Structural Heart Interventions

to the benefit of our patients

2 – 3 March 2017, Katowice

THT Conference received
Accreditation of 6 Sections of the Polish Cardiac Society:

Association of CardioVascular Interventions
Section of Cardiac Surgery
Section of Echocardiography
Section of Valvular Heart Diseases
Section of Cardiological Magnetic Resonance and Computed Tomography
Section of Nurses and Medical Technicians





Transcatheter heart valve durability and failure predictors
Transcatheter aortic and mitral valve therapy in 2017

The one and only valve: tailoring TAVI to our patients

Medtronic Evolut R
Edwards Lifesciences Sapien 3
Boston Scientific Lotus Edge
St Jude Portico
Symetis Acurate system

Live-in-a-box TAVI implantation session with Q&A

Edwards Sapien 3
Medtronic Evolut R
Boston Lotus

Aortic track: Challenges of TAVI: current evidence and recommendations

Introduction: TAVI dilemmas in a flash
How to avoid stroke in TAVI patients
Selection of the best prosthesis to treat a stenosed bicuspid aortic valve
Recommended timing of double antiplatelet therapy for TAVI
How to avoid pacemaker implantation in TAVI patients
Recommended management of coronary artery disease in patients qualified for TAVI
The boundaries of Valve-in-Valve treatment of aortic and mitral bioprosthesis using TAVI systems
Which low-risk patients qualify for TAVI
Significant PVL after TAVI: how to define and how to treat

Latest advances in transcatheter treatment of mitral and tricuspid valves

Transcatheter Mitral Valve Therapy in 2017
Transcatheter Valve-in-Ring therapy using TAVI systems
Transcatheter native mitral valve treatment using TAVI systems
How to predict procedural success using MitraClip system for the treatment of mitral insufficiency: mitral anatomical criteria in 2016.
Carillon System
Valtec Cardioband
Tricuspid Valve
Lariat System

Plany rozwoju przezcewnikowego leczenia wad serca w Polsce

Rozwój i perspektywy przezskórnego leczenia wad zastawki aortalnej w Polsce w świetle Inicjatywy Europejskiej Asocjacji Przezskórnych Interwencji Sercowo-Naczyniowych (EAPCI) Valve for Life
Rozwój i perspektywy leczenia wad zastawki mitralnej w Polsce
Rozwój i perspektywy leczenia wad zastawki płucnej i trójdzielnej w Polsce

15 Most teaching successful and complicated TAVI procedures

Tips and tricks for TAVI operators

Left atrial appendage occlusion techniques for invasive cardiologistis

LAAC with Watchman device: live in a box teaching cases with tips and tricks
LAAC with Amulet device: live in a box teaching cases with tips and tricks


Multimodality imaging in strutural heart diseases during screening, procedure and follow-up

Echocardiography for TAVI Screening:
How to perform and analyse TTE and TOE before TAVI with most teaching echocardiography cases
Echocardiography for TAVI procedural guidance and FU:
How to perform and analyse TTE and TOE during TAVI with most teaching echocardiography cases
MSCT for TAVI screening: access site
MSCT for TAVI screening: aortic and mitral valves
Echocardiography for LAAC patient selection
Echocardiography for LAAC procedural guidance
MSCT for LAAC patient selection
New echocardiography imaging tools in mitral and aortic valves assessment
Novel 3D echocardiographic methods of annular sizing for TAVI, safeguards and pitfalls
Technical aspects of angio-CT examination and the methods of vascular parameters calculations in patients planned for TAVI
Spectral Computed Tomography


Nurses focus on TAVI patients
Opieka pielęgniarska nad pacjentem przezcewnikowej implantacji zastawki aortalnej

Nowoczesne leczenie przezcewnikowe pacjentów z wadą zastawki aortalnej: możliwości technologiczne oraz wyniki leczenia
Novel transcatheter treatment of patient with aortic valve degeneration: latest technology advances and treatment outcomes

Sposób kwalifikacji pacjentów do zabiegu TAVI: kto i jaką metodą?
Patient screening for TAVI: who and how?

Rola zespołu pielęgniarskiego w opiece nad pacjentami zakwalifikowanymi do TAVI
Role of nurse team support for patients qualified for TAVI

Rola zespołu pielęgniarskiego TAVI w Pracowni Hemodynamiki
Importance of Interventional Nurse TAVI Team

Zmiany w jakości życia pacjentów po przeznaczyniowej implantacji zastawki aortalnej
Changes of quality of life in patients after TAVI

Aktywność fizyczna u chorych po zabiegu TAVI
Physical activity in patients after TAVI

Ethical MedTech

Eucomed Code of Ethical Business Practice: COMPLIANT

Transcatheter Heart Team Poland 2017
THT Poland 2017