Review of the intraoperative management and hemodynamic goals for patients with aortic stenosis, mitral stenosis, aortic insufficiency, and mitral valve regurgitation.
Diagnostic considerations for asymptomatic patients who present in the outpatient setting with known or unknown disease (auscultatory exam / preoperative echocardiogram)
The objectives of this course are:
- The Prevalence of Aortic Stenosis among aging Population
- Understanding the Pathophysiology of AS
- The importance of Preoperative Assessments for patients with AS