This workshop offers you a comprehensive overview of the most important catheter therapies of congenital, structural and valvar heart disease in children and adults. CSI addresses the needs of adult and pediatric interventional cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, anesthesiologists, imaging specialists and colleagues of other disciplines who wish to know more about the field. Topics will include:

  • Topics
  • New structural/valvular interventions on the horizon
  • Paravalvar leak closure
  • Left atrial appendage closure
  • Pulmonary valve replacement
  • Echo evaluation of ASDs and VSDs
  • Coarctation stenting
  • ASD closure
  • VSD closure
  • PDA closure
  • Transseptal puncture
  • Pulmonary valvuloplasty
  • Mitral valvuloplasty
  • How to develop structural, congenital and valvar interventions in Africa
  • Challenging cases, problems & complications