Friday, November 12, 2021

 

 

Live case transmission from Cardiovascular Center Frankfurt CVC


08:00 - 08:50  |  Main room

Moderators: Shakeel Qureshi, Martin Bergmann
Panelists: Marcus Sandri, Andreas Metzner, Kevin Walsh, Mazen Albaghdadi
Online moderator: Dee Dee Wang

Discussion

Transseptal puncture


08:50 - 10:00  |  Main room

Moderators: Randy Lee, Habib Gamra
Panelists: Bushra Rana, Kevin Walsh, Andreas Metzner, Ulf Landmesser
Online moderator: Shakeel Qureshi

Fluoro-guided transseptal puncture  >> Habib Gamra

Echo guidance for transseptal puncture (TEE and ICE) Bushra Rana

New devices for transseptal puncture >> Randy Lee

Subxiphoid pericardial access >> Andreas Metzner

Challenging cases - Case presentations >> Kevin Walsh 

CT planning for transeptal puncture >> Dee Dee Wang

Discussion

New imaging techniques


10:20 - 11:45  |  Main room

Moderators: Lars Sondergaard, Dee Dee Wang
Panelists: Matthew Daniels, Tom De Potter, Mazen Albaghdadi, Brian O’Neill
Online moderator: Alexander Sedaghat

New insight in LAAO preoperative planning >> Ole De Backer

Mini, micro, pediatric TEE: which one will replace traditional TEE? >> Martin Swaans

4D ICE: value proposition for application in large scale LAAO implantations >> Alok Sharma

Fusion imaging: real-world application and efficiency in clinical practice >> Alexander Sedaghat

Echo-Fluoro fusion imaging in left atrial appendage closure >> Shazia Afzal

Dielectric imaging for all parts of the left atrium: ready for real-time? >> Apostolos Tzikas

Discussion

Opinions on current guidelines and recent and upcoming clinical trials


11:45 - 13:05  |  Main room

Moderators: Maurice Buchbinder, Apostolos Tzikas
Panelists: Shephal Doshi, Vivek Reddy, Randy Lee, Suneet Mittal
Online moderator: Nicolas Amabile

Guidelines

  • European / American / African >> Apostolos Tzikas
  • Asian / Australia >> Yat Yin Lam

Panel discussion

Recent and upcoming trials

  • PINNACLE / Champion AF / Option trial >> Shephal Doshi
  • Catalyst >> Vivek Reddy
  • LAAOS III >> Richard Whitlock
  • Amaze Trial >> Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
  • Updates on other ongoing randomized trials >> Ulf Landmesser

Panel discussion

New indications to consider


13:25 - 14:50  |  Main room

Moderators: Ole De Backer, Martin Bergmann
Panelists: Philippe Garot, Nicolas Amabile, Christoph Hammerstingl
Online moderators:  Ole De Backer, Stefan Bertog

Cerebral microbleeds on brain imaging: An independent risk factor for future hemorrhagic stroke?​ >> tbc

Any evidence for percutaneous LAA closure in patients with ischemic stroke under oral anticoagulation? >> Ignacio Cruz-Gonzalez

Percutaneous LAA closure in patients with a thrombus in the LAA: protective or high risk? >> Nicolas Amabile

Role of LAA in advanced forms of Atrial Fibrilation >> Suneet Mittal

Routine LAA closure in patients undergoing Afib ablation? >> Oussama Wazni

Debate: Should we combine LAA closure with other transcatheter valve therapy

  • For >> Samir Kapadia
  • Against >> Christoph Hammerstingl

LAA occlusion during cardiac surgery to prevent stroke >> Richard Whitlock

Discussion

Live case transmission from Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center


15:00 - 15:45  |  Main room

Moderators: Martin Bergmann, Achille Gaspardone
Panelists: Jan Kovac, Dabit Arzamendi, Shazia Afzal, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
Online moderator: Martin Swaans

Discussion

How to build and maintain a program


15:55 - 17:10  |  Main room

Moderators: Shakeel Qureshi, Apostolos Tzikas
Panelists: Achille Gaspardone, Yat Yin Lam, Simon Lam, Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk, Hidehiko Hara, Yoshifumi Nakajima
Online moderator:  Matthew Daniels

My checklist for starting a referral program >> Saibal Kar

My checklist for setting up a procedure >> Saibal Kar

My checklist for post-procedural management >> Saibal Kar

Panel discussion: international perspectives

Prevention and management of complications - case based learning


17:20 - 18:30  |  Main room

Moderators: Saibal Kar, Brian O´Neill
Panelists: Philippe Garot, Kerstin Piayda, Tom De Potter, Matthew Daniels
Online moderator: Alexander Sedaghat

Device related thrombus >> Kerstin Piayda

Tamponade… but the device looks perfect >> Saibal Kar

Residual leak >> Shephal Doshi

Transcatheter removal of failed device >> Matthew Daniels

Is the AtriClip the “bail out” LAA exclusion of choice? >> Bart van Putte

Discussion

 

Saturday,November 13, 2021

 

E-poster presentations


07:00 - 08:00  |  EXHIBITION AREA

Moderators: Adel Aminian, Brian O´Neill, Jason Rogers, Bushra Rana, Karin Nentwich, Stefan Bertog, Ole De Backer, Dee Dee Wang, Kevin Walsh

Live case transmission from Cardiovascular Center Frankfurt CVC


08:00 - 09:00  |  Main room

Moderators: Maurice Buchbinder, Shakeel Qureshi
Panelists: Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, Jason Rogers, Alexander Sedaghat, Lars Sondergaard
Online moderator: Ole De Backer

Discussion

Newer or less frequently used devices – case-based discussion


09:00 - 10:00  |  Main room

Moderators: Lars Sondergaard, Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
Panelists:, Ole de Backer, Karin Nentwich, Thorsten Hanke, Sergio Berti
Online moderator: Simon Lam

LAmbre >> Rodrigo Estévez-Loureiro

OMEGA >> Ole De Backer

Epicardial LAA exclusion in contraindicated OAC patients >> Karin Nentwich

Surgical devices >> Thorsten Hanke

Suture techniques >> Richard Whitlock

Discussion

Case based learning: step by step and tips and tricks for commonly used devices


10:20 - 12:50  |  Main room

Moderators: Maurice Buchbinder, Randy Lee
Panelists: Iqbal Malik,  Vivek Reddy, Habib Gamra, Lars Sondergaard, Apostolos Tzikas
Online moderator: Dabit Arzamendi

Watchman FLX

  • Step by step >> Marek Grygier
  • 3 different morphologies: Tips and tricks >> Jacqueline Saw
  • My most challenging case >> Sergio Berti

Discussion

 Amulet

  • Step by step >> Adel Aminian
  • The new steerable sheath for the Amulet device >> Lars Sondergaard
  • 3 different morphologies: Tips and tricks >> Dabit Arzamendi
  • My most challenging case >> Apostolos Tzikas

Discussion

LAmbre

  • Step by step >> Xavier Freixa
  • LAmbre FIM in USA >> Brian O´Neill

Discussion

Live case transmission from Cardiovascular Center Frankfurt CVC


13:20 - 14:20  |  Main room

Moderators: Bushra Rana, Marcus Sandri
Panelists: Jan Kovac, Iqbal Malik, Vivek Reddy, Nicolas Amabile
Online moderator: Martin Swaans

Discussion

Upcoming devices - keep an eye? Invest? Forget?


14:20 - 15:20  |  Main room

Moderators: Saibal Kar, Sergio Berti
Panelists: Jason Rogers, Bushra Rana, Marcus Sandri, Christoph Hammerstingl
Facilitator: Kolja Sievert

Round table discussion: What are the advantages or disadvantages of each device

  • SeaLA >> Horst Sievert
  • Endomatic >> Horst Sievert
  • Appligator >> Zachi Berger
  • IrisSeal >> tbc
  • Laminar >> Jason Rogers
  • Occlufit >> tbc
  • Fidus LAA occluder >> Guangyuan Song

Discussion

 Live case transmission from Cardiovascular Center Frankfurt CVC


15:40 - 16:25  |  Main room

Moderators: Shakeel Qureshi, Dee Dee Wang
Panelists: Martin Swaans, Carsten Skurk, Philippe Garot, Achille Gaspardone  
Online moderator: Matthew Daniels

Discussion

Prevention and management of complications – case-based learning


16:25 - 18:00   |  Main room

Moderators: Shakeel Qureshi, Stefan Bertog
Panelists: Matthew Daniels, Marek Grygier, Brian O’Neill, Iqbal Malik
Q&A moderator: Dee Dee Wang

Case presentations:

Surgical removal of failed device >> Gorav Ailawadi 

Misplaced device >> tbc

Periprocedural stroke >> Jan Kovac

Thrombus on thrombus >> Apostolos Tzikas

Pulmonary artery perforation >> Marek Grygier

My most challenging case >> Carsten Skurk

Device embolization >> Kolja Sievert

Discussion