Learning Objectives

Describe the concept of the Heart Team, including the key components and functionality;

  1. List transcatheter options to address heart valve pathology including aortic, mitral, tricuspid and pulmonic stenosis and regurgitation;

  2. Describe the latest interventional techniques and therapies for structural heart disease and congenital heart disease;

  3. Apply various diagnostic technologies including echocardiography, CT and CMR to guide management of valvular heart disease;

  4. Discuss the various tools to assist a patient in cardiogenic shock;

  5. Describe available and emerging technologies to manage the left atrial appendage and how it can mitigate stroke;

  6. Summarize the latest developments in coronary revascularization;

  7. Describe various techniques to treat complex pathology such as left main, bifurcation disease and calcified lesions;

  8. List the latest recommendations for management of CTO’s to optimize procedural success while minimizing complications;

  9. Review the variety of percutaneous ventricular support devices and clinical scenarios best suited for each device; and

  10. Summarize lessons learned from case presentations.