What  the experts will be discussing at CPP 2016


Cardiac Disease as a Cause of Maternal Mortality

Management of Valve Disease in Pregnancy

Maternal Cardiovascular Mortality in the US

Cardiac Disease as a Cause of Maternal Mortality in Europe

Risk Prediction of Pregnancy in Women with Heart Disease

Pregnancy Risk Stratification in the Cardiac Patient: Contribution of MRI

Hemodynamic Changes with Pregnancy – Diastolic Heart Failure and Preeclampsia

Rheumatic Heart Disease and Pregnancy

Valvular Heart Disease and Pregnancy – A Global Perspective

The Management of the Pregnant Patient with Mechanical Prosthetic Heart Valve

Timing and Mode of Delivery in the Patient with Mechanical Prosthetic Heart Valve

Mode of Delivery in the Pregnant Patient on Anti-Coagulation

Anti-Coagulation in the Trimester and the Remainder of Pregnancy

Cardiac MRI in the Pregnant Patient

Radiation Risks in Pregnancy

Pulmonary Embolism Imaging in Pregnancy

The Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome during Pregnancy

The Risk of Coronary Interventions in Pregnancy Associated Myocardial Infarction

Endovascular Treatment of Coronary Dissection during Pregnancy and the Post-Partum Period Prosthetic Heart Valve Emergencies in Pregnancy

The Approach to Robust Heart Disease in Pregnancy


Mortality Risk in the Postpartum Period in Women with Heart Disease

Acute Aortic Dissection in Pregnancy – Prevention and Management

Pregnancy in the Patient with Marfan Syndrome

Pregnancy in the Patient with a Non Marfan Aortopathy

Appropriate Follow up of Patient with Congenital Heart Disease in Pregnancy

Could TAVR as Alternative Treatment

Pregnancy Associated Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

Risk of Pregnancy in Patients with History of Ischemic Heart Disease

New Guidelines for ACLS in Pregnant Women

The Diagnosis of and Management of Congenital and Acquired Coronary Artery Disease

Fertility Therapy in Pregnant Women with Heart Disease

Contraception and Women with Cardiac Disease: Which Agents for Whom?

Pregnancy Risk in Older Women

Pregnancy, Obesity and Future Cardiovascular Risk

The Challenge of Designing Research in Pregnant Women

Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics Change in Pregnancy

Cardiac Medications during Pregnancy


Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in the US – Results of the Prospective Investigation Of Pregnancy Associated Cardiomyopathy (IPAC) Study

The Risk of Subsequent Pregnancy in Women with History of PPCM

Long-Term Outcome of PPCM in the US

Pulmonary Hypertension in a Large Cohort of Pregnant Women

Predictions of Cardiac Recovery in PPCM

The Medical Treatment in PPCM: Does it Have To Be Life Long?

Bromocriptine In The Treatment Of PPCM – Is It Ready For Prime Time?

Lipid Disorders Therapy in Pregnancy

Passive Second Stage of Labor – More Harm than Good?

Recommendations for Time of Induction of Labor in Women with Complex Congenital Heart Disease

A Management of Second and Third Stage of Labor in the Patient with Heart Disease

Obstetric Anesthesia Management for Delivery in Severe Pulmonary Hypertension

Cardiac Transplantation and Pregnancy

Genetic Evaluation and Consultation in Women with Congenital Heart Disease

The Management of Complex Congenital Heart Deceases During Pregnancy

Pregnancy with Shunt Lesions and Elevated Pulmonary Artery Pressure

Effect of Repeated Pregnancies on Cardiac Function in Women with Congenital Heart Disease


Multidisciplinary Management of Pregnancy in the Congenital Heart Disease Patient

Contemporary Approach to Pulmonary Hypertension in Pregnancy

Is There An Indication For PFO Closure before and during Pregnancy?

Syncope in Pregnancy – The Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

Evaluation of Palpitations during Pregnancy

The Approach to the Pregnant Patient with Inherited Channelopathies

Ventricular Arrhythmias in Pregnancy – Approach To Diagnosis – Risk Stratification and Management

Innovation of Fetal Echocardiography Including 4D

Fetal Arrhythmias Assessment and Treatment

The Fetal Precordial Venous System: Implications for Cardiac Function

Spectrum of Cardiac Disease in Pregnancy in a Low Resource Set Up

Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Management of Women with Marfan’s Disease in Pregnancy