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 Alec Vahanian
Speaker
Alec Vahanian
Alec Vahanian Alec Vahanian

University Paris-Descartes, Paris (France)

Speciality : Valvular Heart Disease

I am Emeritus Professor at university of Paris

43 presentations from this speaker

First, avoid a futile TAVI

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : TAVI - Tips and tricks for beginners
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint session with French Society of Cardiology

Registry and survey information on valvular heart disease in France.

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Valvular heart disease - The "Big Picture"
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • French Society of Cardiology

Rheumatic valvular heart disease: anticoagulation and invasive management

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : New hope for neglected cardiovascular diseases
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint with the Brazilian Society of Cardiology

A patient with functional mitral regurgitation - What do the guidelines say?

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Guidelines in daily practice III - Valvular disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Combined disease of the aortic and mitral valve: when to treat both valves.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Beyond the aortic valve: multivalvular disease and aortic stenosis plus coronary artery disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint session with the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Introduction - Treating mitral regurgitation in heart failure: time for evidence!

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure: time for evidence!
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Structural Heart

Introduction and session objectives: from guidelines to reality

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Aortic stenosis treatments? I know it all! – You will be surprised….
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Medtronic

Mitral regurgitation

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Management of valvular heart disease in heart failure - Drugs, intervention or surgery?
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

New since the Guidelines were issued: recent scientific developments in valvular heart disease.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Valvular heart disease - The "Big Picture"
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Organised with the German Cardiac Society

Presentation of the awardee.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : ESC Andreas Grüntzig Lecture on Interventional Cardiology
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology:heart failure and valvular heart disease - Conclusion.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : The European Heart Journal’s advances in heart failure and valvular heart disease: the year in cardiology
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

Transcatheter mitral valve repair : value for my FMR patients today.

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure: time for evidence!
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Structural Heart

Transcatheter mitral valve repair : value for my FMR patients tomorrow. Part I

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure: time for evidence!
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Structural Heart

Annular reconstruction therapies: the cardioband solution.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Novel transcatheter options for functional mitral regurgitation in heart failure
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Aortic valve disease and heart failure.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

Chairperson closing question.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

How should we treat FMR in the future? Discussion.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR): rendez-vous with the future now!
  • Speaker : F Ruschitzka (Zurich,CH), E Donal (Rennes,FR), J Seeburger (Leipzig,DE), C Grasso (Catania,IT), A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by ABBOTT STRUCTURAL HEART

Introduction.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR): rendez-vous with the future now!
  • Speaker : F Ruschitzka (Zurich,CH), A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by ABBOTT STRUCTURAL HEART

Mitral valve repair - Conclusion.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Mitral valve repair
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Percutaneous mitral commissurotomy: the first catheter technique.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : 40 years of percutaneous interventions in valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

The new course of the EORP.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Valuable lessons on frequent diseases - Insights from ESC registries
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint with the EURObservation Research Programme (EORP)

Why should I consider TMVR for my patient?

Event : EHRA 2017

  • Session : Addressing the impact of mitral regurgitation in heart failure: the growing value of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR)
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott

Aortic valve disease and heart failure

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Joint with the European Heart Journal

ESC Guidelines: what is relevant for mitral regurgitation management?

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Introduction - Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR), AP Kappetein (Rotterdam,NL)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Mitral regurgitation - What are the clinical unmet needs?

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Expanding the role of mitral intervention in clinical practice
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Patient management after Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016
  • Speaker : AP Kappetein (Rotterdam,NL), B Pieske (Berlin,DE), A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR), F Maisano (Zurich,CH), MJ Swaans (Hedel,NL)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Percutaneous interventions for the right heart

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Always look at the right side of the heart!
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Valvular heart disease - Registry launch.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : ESC registries
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Aortic stenosis: natural history, TAVI and surgery.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's year in cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Is there a point of no return when percutaneous valve interventions should not be done?

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Percutaneous valve intervention in severe heart failure
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Percutaneous annuloplasty for mitral valve repair: multicentre trial report

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Deep dive into percutaneous valvular intervention
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

State of the Art in catheter intervention for mitral regurgitation.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Catheter intervention for mitral regurgitation - From innovation to evidence
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Transcatheter valve (aortic and mitral) interventions in 2015

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Hot topics in interventional cardiology 2015
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

WHO can benefit from Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair?

Event : EHRA 2015

  • Session : How to optimise the mitral regurgitation treatment of your heart failure patients with TMVR?
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Why should you treat or refer your patient to TMVR?

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR): how to optimize mitral regurgitation treatment
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Aortic stenosis: natural history, TAVI and surgery.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The European Heart Journal’s Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Case Presentation. Pre recorded case.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : TAVI practice in 2014
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Conclusion - Treating mitral regurgitation with percutaneous mitral valve repair.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Treating mitral regurgitation with percutaneous mitral valve repair: when the multidisciplinary team is key
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Introduction - Treating mitral regurgitation with percutaneous mitral valve repair.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Treating mitral regurgitation with percutaneous mitral valve repair: when the multidisciplinary team is key
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Aortic stenosis: natural history, TAVI and surgery.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : The Best of the European Heart Journal. The year in heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Severe mitral regurgitation.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Challenges in decompensated heart failure
  • Speaker : A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

Supreme court.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : ESC Cardiology Quiz
  • Speaker : C Di Mario (London,GB), P Lancellotti (Liege,BE), A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR)

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