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GLOBAL LEFT ATRIAL APPENDAGE
OCCLUSION SUMMIT

11TH GLOBAL LEFT ATRIAL
APPENDAGE OCCLUSION SUMMIT 2022

Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion therapy has become an established and increasingly popular alternative therapy to reduce the risk of AF-related stroke. Clinical research initiatives continue to show the therapeutic opportunities and benefits of this potential lifesaving therapy. The objective of this meeting is to share ideas, thoughts and exchange experiences among experienced LAA occlusion devices and experts in the field of stroke prevention. It is designed to go beyond discussing the current available clinical data and aims to address new developments.

SESSION 1: WHAT IS NEW?

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS
TRENDS IN AF MANAGEMENT AND ANTITHROMBOTIC STRATEGIES
J. Camm
LATEST CLINICAL EVIDENCE FOR LAA OCCLUSION
L. Boersma
THE BIG DILEMMA 1 - HOW TO SELECT POST-IMPLANT PHARMACOLOGICAL THERAPIES?
J.E. Nielsen-Kudsk
THE BIG DILEMMA 2 - WHAT IT THE RELEVANCE OF PERI-DEVICE LEAKS?
A. Tzikas
THE BIG DILEMMA 3 - WHAT IS THE RELEVANCE OF DRT?
A. Aminian
CONCOMITANT PROCEDURES
D. Arzamendi
PANEL DISCUSSION

SESSION 2: ANATOMY & IMAGING

NAVIGATING THE LEFT ATRIAL APPENDAGE AND UNDERSTANDING ANATOMICAL LANDMARKS
MAKING IT PRACTICAL: HOW TO VISUALIZE THESE ANATOMICAL LANDMARKS?
J. Saw
PRE-PROCEDURAL PLANNING USING TEE
C. Hammerstingl
PRE-PROCEDURAL PLANNING USING CT
P. Garot
FUTURE PERSPECTIVES & IMAGING TECHNOLOGIES FOR BETTER VISUALIZATION
M. Swaans
PANEL DISCUSSION
LIVE CASE

SESSION 3: TIPS & TRICKS

TIPS AND TRICKS: CASE EXAMPLES: CHICKEN WING AND REVERSE CHICKEN WING ANATOMY
L. Pastormerlo
CASE EXAMPLES: VARIOUS COMPLEX ANATOMIES
R. Ibrahim
NEW DELIVERY SYSTEMS: WHAT IS THE VALUE?
J. Saw
PANEL DISCUSSION
CAN NEPHROLOGISTS BE CONVINCED TO REFER PATIENTS?
I. Eitel
PANEL DISCUSSION (CONTINUED)
FUTURE PERSPECTIVES ON PATIENT SELECTION
T. Lewalter
LIVE CASE

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