You are an administrator

Chapter 9

Aortic Stenosis

2 credits

What you will learn

Is aortic stenosis present? Is it severe? Is surgery required? Are new treatment options an alternative? This chapter will answer your questions.

  • Pathophysiology, morphology and incidence
  • Understanding the hemodynamics of aortic stenosis
  • How to quantify aortic stenosis
  • What to do in difficult situations
  • When to perform surgery and how echo can help you to find the best time for surgery



Echo facts

Click on the link below to download or print your fact sheet.

The internet course “Aortic Stenosis” is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 2 hours of External CME credits. Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that have actually been spent in the educational activity. EBAC works according to the quality standards of the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), which is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

In compliance with EBAC/ EACCME guidelines, all speakers/ chairpersons participating in this programme have disclosed potential conflicts of interest that might cause a bias in the presentations. The Organising Committee is responsible for ensuring that all potential conflicts of interest relevant to the programme are declared to the audience prior to the CME activities. More information