Kevin Walsh - 2nd Global LAAO Summit: Where are the patients: Geriatric departments
About this lecture
Geriatric Patient referral: Patient conditions, history and potential reasons for LAA closure therapy. Lessons to be learned form the specialists working in this area; how to address their needs and how to get to them - ensuring a network and pathway will be developed for eligible patients.
- 2nd Global LAAO Summit
Subjects related to this videoIndications & Referral
John Camm, Hans Christop Diener - Debate: Are the new ESC guidelines too strict for LAA Occlusion?
John Camm, UK vs Hans Christoph Diener, DEU Debate: Are the new ESC guidelines are too strict for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion? John Camm - Yes, they are too strict. There is a larger group that should benefit from LAA occlusion and it should be stronger recommended too!Hans Christoph Diener - No, the ESC guidelines are right; LAA occlusion Should be limited to OAC contraindicated patients!
Bernie Meier - Where are the patients for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion therapy?
Introduction to discussion on patient selection and sources of referral, includes the clinical rationale and how to develop the referral channel.