Nina Wunderlich - How imaging modalities may guide decision making before and during the procedure
About this lecture
Tips and Tricks in LAA Occlusion device implant. This is a case based presentation on sizing, pre-procedural planning, determination of anatomical structures, determination of transseptal puncture site and device positioning.
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.