Adel Aminian - Anticoagulation for LAAO (pre, peri, and post implant) - an evidence-based analysis
About this lecture
New ideas and strategies are upcoming to answer the question to decide on what to do after implantation. What is a practical follow-up protocol? What drugs should be prescribed after implantation. How many TEE and anticoagulation. Different approaches / practices per device might be needed
Subjects related to this videoLAAO Implantation
David Meerkin - What’s new: new devices and new technologies
Review of new left atrial appendage occlusion devices that came to market (CE-mark) or underwent a major redesign in 2016.
Adel Aminian - From theory to practice: practical approaches for image fusion technology
Step-by-step device implantation of an Amplatzer Amulet left atrial appendage occluder implantation using Philips EchoNavigator imaging fusion technology.
Heyder Omran - Sizing, sizing, sizing. Does it need to be a discussion all the time?
Sizing in Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion therapy device implantation is still under debate. There are different devices and different methodologies discussed, while taking anatomical differences into account.