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Faculty

Vinod H. Thourani, MD

Structural Heart and Valve Center
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Jessica Forcillo, MD, MS

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia

Nirat Beohar, MD

Columbia University Division of Cardiology,
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida

Darshan Doshi, MD

Division of Cardiology
Columbia University
New York, NY

Rupa Parvataneni, MS

Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York

Girma M. Ayele, MD

Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York

Ajay J. Kirtane, MD

Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York;
Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York

Vasilis Babaliaros, MD

Andreas Gruentzig Cardiovascular Center
Emory University Hospital
Atlanta, GA

Susheel Kodali, MD

Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York;
Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York

Chandan Devireddy, MD

Structural Heart and Valve Center
Division of Cardiology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Wilson Szeto, MD

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Howard C. Herrmann, MD

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia

Raj Makkar, MD

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California

Gorav Ailawadi, MD

Department of Surgery,
University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, Virginia

Scott Lim, MD

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Hersh S. Maniar, MD

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

Alan Zajarias, MD

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

Rakesh Suri, MD

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

E. Murat Tuzcu, MD

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Samir Kapadia, MD

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Lars Svensson, MD, PhD

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Jose Condado, MD

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia

Hanna A. Jensen, MD, PhD

Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Michael J. Mack, MD

Heart Hospital Baylor Plano,
Baylor Healthcare System, Plano, Texas

Martin B. Leon, MD

Columbia–Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- discuss the risk stratification of preoperative renal dysfunction in transcatheter aortic valve surgery.
- recognize the predictors of all cause one year mortality following transcatheter aortic valve implantation.
- discuss with patients regarding outcomes of transcatheter valve surgery when there is preoperative renal dysfunction.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Oct-01
Expiration Date:2018-Oct-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$470.00/yr
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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