ECHSA Scientific Projects

Aorto-Ventricular Tunnel

Scope of the study: A retrospective multicenter analysis of the surgical management of patients with aorto-ventricular tunnel.

Current Status: Until now, 14 centers from Europe and the USA have submitted data on a total of 34 patients undergoing correction of aorto-ventricular tunnel over a period of 30 years. Members interested in participating will have until August 31, 2018 to submit their data.  We plan to submit the results of the study to a major international meeting in 2019.

Principal Investigator: Eleftherios Protopapas, George Sarris, Athens Heart Surgery Institute

Contact:  eprotopapas@gmail.com

Current status: Data collection ongoing

Study sheet AoLV Tunnel

Study sheet AoRV Tunnel