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New: Expert Consensus on Transcatheter Left Atrial Appendage Closure
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Webinar Overview

Review the recommendations from the upcoming Expert Consensus on Transcatheter Left Atrial Appendage Closure. Discuss patient selection, physician and institution requirements, and antithrombotic regimen recommendations. Understand the imaging recommendations and procedural complications related to LAAC. This webinar also features an audience question-and-answer discussion.  

Wednesday, April 12, 2023
7-8 pm Eastern Time, 6-7 pm Central Time, 5-6 pm Mountain Time, 4-5 pm Pacific Time.

Faculty and Agenda
Jacqueline Saw, MD, FSCAI
David R. Holmes, MD, FSCAI
Patient Selection Criteria Future Directions

Clifford J. Kavinsky, MD, PhD, MSCAI 
Physician and Institutional Requirements for Performing LAAC 

Dee Dee Wang, MD, FSCAI 
Peri-Procedural & Post-Procedural Imaging Recommendations for LAAC 
Brian C. Whisenant, MD, FSCAI 
Procedural Complications Related to LAAC: How to Avoid and Manage Them
James V. Freeman, MD, MPH, MS
Future Directions: Antithrombotic Regimen Recommendation Post-LAAC 
Learning Objectives
Upon completion of these activities, participants will be able to:
  • Identify patients for LAAC
  • Recognize the physician and institutional requirements for performing LAAC
  • Describe peri-procedural & post-procedural imaging recommendations for LAAC
  • Discuss the complications related to LAAC, and how to avoid and manage them
  • Recognize the significance of peri-device leak and device-related thrombus
  • Explain the antithrombotic regimen recommendation post-LAAC
Continuing Education Information

Accreditation Statement
The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) is accredited by the 
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

​Credit Designation
SCAI designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 medical knowledge MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Successful Completion
Watch the content and complete the evaluation to obtain credit.

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