Advanced Echocardiography

with Mayo Clinic faculty

2024 programme

We change the programme every year to reflect updated guidelines and technological developments.

0900 - 0910


Session 1

0910 - 0940

0940 - 1010

1010 - 1040

1040 - 1100


Session 2

1100 - 1130

1130 - 1200


1200 - 1300


Session 3

1300 - 1340

1340 - 1420

1420 - 1500


1500 - 1520


Session 4

1520 - 1550

1550 - 1620

1620 - 1650

1650 - 1700


1900

Introduction and welcome


The right heart

Tricuspid valve disease - assessment by echo, guideline based therapy

Transcatheter treatment for tricuspid regurgitation - assessment for suitability, procedural guidance, complications

Pulmonary valvular disease - assessment and intervention

Tea / coffee / snack


Valve disease

How to assess discordant aortic valve gradient and area - the importance of flow

Practical guide to 3D imaging for mitral valve disease - case based approach


Lunch


Clinical decision making

Systemic diseases and the heart

Pericardial disease

Cardiac masses


Tea / coffee / snack


Structural heart disease

Atrial septal defect

Ventricular septal defect

Cardiac sources of embolism

Summary of day, arrangements for evening


Reception and course dinner

Day 1

Day 2

0900 - 0910     


Session 1

0910 - 1010

1010 - 1110


1110 - 1130


Session 2

1130 - 1230


1230 - 1330


Session 3

1330 - 1355

1355 - 1420

1420 - 1445

1445 - 1500


1500 - 1520


Session 4

1520 - 1540

1540 - 1600

1600 - 1620

1620 - 1640

1640 - 1700

Introduction and welcome


Workshop format - interactive case studies

Valvular heart disease

Operated congenital heart disease


Tea / coffee / snack


Workshop format - interactive case studies

Patent foramen ovale


Lunch


Definitive guides in conjunction with the BSE

Echo assessment of amyloidosis - the new BSE guideline

Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction - diastolic guidelines

Cardiac restriction

Clinical cases


Tea / coffee / snack


Clinical decision making with echocardiography

Case 1

Case 2

Case 3

Case 4

Summary and feeback