Siemens Healthineers at TCT 2018

San Diego, CA, September 21-25, Booth #329

Improve the outcome for the most important person in the room, your patient.

Visit us at TCT, booth #329

Experience exciting interactive cases accompanied by on-product demos, and featuring several cardiac-related product launches.

 

Get more strongly connected to our advanced imaging tools at work

This year, we are sponsoring two interactive training pavilions at TCT. Expert faculty will provide didactic learning, followed by hands-on workshop applications using simulators, wet models, and devices.

Interventional Imaging Pavilion

Saturday September 22
 8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:3 AM  
“Trans-septal crossing for LAA using TEE and 3D Volume ICE”

  • Possess a basic understanding of the anatomy and procedure to cross the septum for left atrial access.
  • Understand the products and tools available to conduct a trans-septal procedure.
  • Apply skills of crossing the septum through use of hands-on models and simulation tools.

2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM
“Trans-septal crossing for Mitral using TEE and 3D Volume ICE”

  • Possess a basic understanding of the anatomy and procedure to cross the septum for mitral clip and/or mitral valves.
  • Understand the products and tools available to conduct a trans-septal procedure.
  • Apply skills of crossing the septum through use of hands-on models and simulation tools.

 

Sunday, September 23
8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:30 AM 
"Fusion Imaging for Paravalvular Leak”

  • Understand step-by-step, multimodality imaging analysis, interpretation, and diagnosis.
  • Know the benefits of fusion imaging to navigate with echo TEE, and make key landmarks onto fluoro.
  • Master key basic echo measurements and how to interpret images for easy navigation and treatment.

2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM
"Advanced Imaging for Valve-In-Valve”

  • Understand step-by-step, multimodality imaging analysis, interpretation, and diagnosis
  • Possess case-based learning experience.
  • Know the benefits of fusion imaging to navigate with TEE and make key landmarks onto fluoro.
  • Master key basic echo measurements and how to interpret images for easy navigation and treatment.

 

Monday, September 24
8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:30 AM 
“CT Guidance and Planning to Improve Interventional Outcomes”

  • Interpret CTA images to evaluate the stenosis severity and plaque characteristics and physiology.
  • Understand the benefits of CTA for interventional planning.
  • Know the basics of CTA image acquisition and interpretation.

2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM
“CT Analysis for TAVR: Planning and Interventional Guidance”

  • Understand step-by-step CT acquisition, analysis, and interpretation
  • Know the benefits of CTA intervention planning and coregistration.

 

Endovascular Pavilion

Saturday September 22
8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:3 AM 
2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM
“Tibiopedal Access”

  •  Understand the anatomic location of vascular access sites in the lower extremity.
  •  Apply real-time 2D ultrasound imaging to identify alternate access sites.
  •  Perform ultrasound guided vascular access in cadaveric limbs with expert proctors.

 

Sunday, September 23
8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:30 AM 
2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM
“SFA Intervention, De-bulking, Complex Lesions, and Definitive Therapy”

  • Understand challenging anatomic and clinical scenarios in femoropopliteal intervention.
  • Review options for complex lesion crossing.
  • Identify scenarios and techniques for optimal debulking of calcified and complex lesions.
  • Demonstrate competency in delivering optimal definitive therapy, including stents and drug delivery technologies.

 

Monday, September 24
8:00-9:30 AM and 10:00-11:30 AM 
“Deep Vein Intervention: DVT, PE, and IVUS”

  • Review and simulate pharmacomechanical thrombectomy for treatment of complex DVT.
  • Review and discuss strategies for management of complex PE.
  • Review and demonstrate imaging with IVUS to aid diagnosis and treatment of venous compression syndromes.

2:00-3:30 PM and 4:00-5:30 PM

  • Understand anatomy and physiology of superficial venous insufficiency (SVI).
  • Review options for management for SVI.
  • Review and demonstrate technique for optimal radiofrequency ablation and other ablative techniques for venous reflux.