Daniel P. O'Hair, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Aurora Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Tanvir K. Bajwa, MD

Department of Cardiology,
Aurora Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Stanley J. Chetcuti, MD

Department of Cardiology,
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

G. Michael Deeb, MD

University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor

Robert C. Stoler, MD

Department of Cardiology,
Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, Houston, Texas

Robert F. Hebeler, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, Houston, Texas

Brijeshwar Maini, MD

Department of Cardiology, Tenet Healthcare,
Delray Beach, Florida

Mubashir Mumtaz, MD

Pinnacle Health
Harrisburg, PA

Neal S. Kleiman, MD

Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories
The Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Houston, Texas

Michael J. Reardon, MD

Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center

Shuzhen Li, PhD

Department of Biostatistics, Medtronic,
Minneapolis, Minnesota

David H. Adams, MD

Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, New York

Daniel R. Watson, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Steven J. Yakubov, MD

Riverside Methodist Hospital
Columbus, OH

Jeffrey J. Popma, MD

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

George Petrossian, MD

St. Francis Hospital
Roslyn, New York

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- identify the risk factors for postoperative complications after percutaneous aortic valve replacement.
- recognize patients with end stage renal disease as a specific group at higher risk of complications than patients without end stage renal disease.
- modify their therapeutic approach to aortic stenosis in patients with end stage renal disease.
- analyze the risk and benefit ratio of available therapies for severe aortic stenosis for patients with end stage renal disease.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-May-01
Expiration Date:2019-May-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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