Cardiac Interatrial Septum and Stroke Risk

Dec.  7, 2022

Summary

December 7, 2022

The cardiac inter-atrial septum is a critical interface for the pathogenesis of ischemic stroke.  In this Catalyst Conference, we will explore the inter-atrial septum from the perspectives of imaging and stroke mediator.  We will address the well-known stroke risk factor the patent foramen ovale, as well as the emerging stroke risk factor the left atrial septal pouch.

Organizers

Mark Fisher, MD

University of California, Irvine

Jinman Jung, MD, PhD

Korea University, South Korea

Jin Kyung Kim, MD, PhD

University of California, Irvine