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Cardiovascular Diseases

21st Annual Echocardiographic Workshop on 2-D and Doppler Echocardiography at Vail

Monday, March 10

Time Topic
6:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:10 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Drs. Gura and Ryan
7:15-7:30 a.m. Echo in Practice Pre-Test
Dr. Thomas Ryan
  VALVE DISEASES
Dr. Thomas Ryan, presiding
7:30-7:55 a.m. New Valve Guidelines: What the Clinician Needs to Know
Dr. Rick A. Nishimura
7:55-8:20 a.m. What’s New in Assessing AS? Selection and Risk of TAVI
Dr. Thomas Ryan
8:20-8:45 a.m. A Systematic Approach to AR – Timing of Surgery – The Asymptomatic Patient
Dr. Kyle W. Klarich
8:45-9:10 a.m. Management of MR: Organic vs Ischemic. When Is It Most Necessary to Perform PISA?
Dr. Michael H. Picard
9:10-9:30 a.m. A Clinician’s Approach to IE – Consequences of Delaying Diagnosis in a Universally Fatal Disease
Dr. George M. Gura, Jr.
9:30-9:45 a.m. Questions and Answers
Drs. Nishimura, Klarich, Picard, and Gura; Dr. Ryan, moderator
  Workshops
4:00-5:00 p.m. Potpourri of Interesting and Unusual Cases for the Clinical Cardiologist
Dr. Thomas Ryan
5:00-6:00 p.m. Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy – Which Echocardiographic Measurements Are Most Helpful for Drug Management Decisions
Dr. Kyle W. Klarich