Catheter-Based Interventional Therapies for the Failing Fontan Circulation

Jonathan J. Rome, MD, FACC, Associate Chief of Clinical Affairs and an attending cardiologist in the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), presents Catheter-Based Interventional Therapies for the Failing Fontan Circulation.

Moderated by Joseph Rossano, MD, MS, FAAP, FACC, Chief of the Division of Cardiology at CHOP, this presentation will cover:

  • Overview of indications for therapies such as PA stenting, AP collateral embolization, etc.
  • Challenges and complications
  • Novel venous re-routing strategies

This presentation is part of Pediatric & Congenital Heart Talks, which is a free, video-based educational resource for clinical and research professionals in pediatric cardiology. Featuring world-class experts and thought-leaders in cardiac care, these dynamic video presentations will share new perspectives on basic principles, introduce novel concepts and exciting innovations, and offer unique insight on some of our field’s greatest areas of challenge.

Related Centers and Programs: Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory