17 June, 2021 - Online
Title: ‘Surgical ablation and appendage management: current attitudes and a vision of the future’
Our symposium on June 17th featured international clinical experts sharing current attitudes and perspectives on surgical ablation and left atrial appendage management. Watch the recording on-demand to discover more about the necessity of ablating Atrial Fibrillation surgically both from the surgeon and EP perspective. We take a deep dive into the latest and most prominent data as well as discussion and presentations on surgical ablation techniques and, importantly, on the necessity of managing the left atrial appendage.
Moderator: Mr. Steven Hunter (Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Sheffield UK)
Attitudes and Experience – the surgeon’s perspective: Is the UK leading the way in AF surgical ablation?
Mr. Stephen Billing (Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Wolverhampton UK)
Attitudes and Experience – the cardiologist’s perspective: Why we need to ablate.
Dr. Syed Ashan (Electrophysiologist, London UK)
Attitudes and Experience – Management of the LAA: why it matters and a vision of the future.
Dr. Edward Soltesz (Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Cleveland, OH, USA)