About this event

  • Date and time Thu 21 Jan 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:05pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Cardiothoracic

In this webinar, a debate will address what the optimal management strategy is for a patient presenting with acute type A aortic dissection that is complicated by malperfusion syndrome. Two views will be addressed by expert speakers. One will propose endovascular fenestration followed by later stage conventional repair while the other speaker will propose conventional repair +/- Frozen Elephant Trunk as soon as possible. 

Webinar aims include:

  • Understand the therapeutic options including role of interventional radiology
  • Appreciate the challenges and optimal timing of surgery and interventional radiology
  • Learn the advantages and disadvantages of conventional surgery compared to interventional radiology as the initial treatment strategy

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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

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Acute aortic dissection and other syndromes

This is the first episode in the series by RSM Cardiothoracic section: Dilemmas in the acute aortic dissection.

This first webinar will join experts to explore the diagnostic challenges and treatment of acute aortic syndromes. Symptoms for acute aortic dissection may be extremely similar to those of heart attacks, but if incorrectly diagnosed, this can have life-threatening consequences.

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Extent of operation in acute type A aortic dissection

In this second webinar, two prominent speakers in the field will address two different ways of dealing with an involved aortic arch in acute type A aortic dissection. Karen Booth will suggest ascending aorta replacement with or without hemiarch replacement. Ben Adams will then propose his way of treatment which would be to replace the ascending aorta and arch using a Frozen Elephant Trunk.

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM. 

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.  

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.

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