Bushra Rana - The gold standard; TEE assessment before, during, and after LAA occlusion
About this lecture
Review of the highly variable anatomy of the left atrial appendage, discussion of the selection of LAAO devices with reference to specific anatomical characteristics and device features.
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.
Karen McCarthy - The left atrial appendage: from embryology to prevention of thromboembolism
Anatomy of left atrium specific focus on left atrial appendage. Important factors and anatomical landmarks for LAA occlusion.