Program

 
 
 

Grüntzig’s Dream: A Journey from Coronary Ballooning to CHIP

Please find the preliminary program including 7 live cases below.

Day 1 – Thursday September 23

TimeActivitySpeaker
  Session 1 – The basics: organization and indication
08.00 – 08.05 hrsWelcome
08.05 – 08.15 hrsIntroduction
08.15 – 08.30 hrsBuilding up a CTO and CHIP program: a global consensus?
08.30 – 09.15 hrs  Live cases
09.15 – 09.30 hrsThe lessons learned: from COURAGE to ISCHEMIA
09.30 – 09.45 hrs  Live cases
09.45 – 10.00 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
10.00 – 10.15 hrs  Live cases
10.15 – 10.30 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
10.30 – 11.00 hrs  Coffee break & visit exhibition
  Session 2 – Access and hemodynamics in complex PCI
11.00 – 11.15 hrsRadial access for complex interventions
11.15 – 11.30 hrsHemodynamic support in complex PCI: the basics
11.30 – 11.45 hrsHemodynamic support in complex PCI: from evidence to an algorithm?
11.45 – 12.30 hrs  Live cases
12.30 – 12.45 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
12.45 – 13.00 hrs  Live cases
13.00 – 14.00 hrs  Lunch break
  Session 3 – The techniques of complex PCI  
14.00 – 14.15 hrsAntegrade techniques: for Masters only?
14.15 – 14.30 hrsRetrograde techniques: a lot to understand
14.30 – 14.45 hrs  Live cases
14.45 – 15.00 hrsWires and micros: Demystifying the material
15.00 – 15.15 hrsDealing with the subintimal space
15.15 – 16.00 hrs  Live cases
16.00 – 16.15 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
16.15 – 16.45 hrs  Coffee break & visit exhibition
  Session 4 – Complex PCI: the reality
16.45 – 17.30 hrs  Live cases
17.30 – 17.45 hrsComplete Revascularization 2020
17.45 – 18.00 hrsMVD and TAVI: when to plan the PCI?
18.00 – 18.25 hrsOstial lesions
18.25 – 18.30 hrsWrap up and take home messages
18.30 hrsEnd of conference day 1
19.30 – 00.00 hrs  Aperitif and Social Dinner

Day 2 – Friday September 24

TimeActivitySpeaker
  Session 5 – Imaging and physiology
08.00 – 08.15 hrsIntravascular imaging in complex PCI: basics and tips
08.15 – 08.30 hrsGuiding PCI with physiology: evidence and practice
08.30 – 08.45 hrsContemporary plaque-modification: a systematic approach
08.45 – 10.00 hrs  Live cases
10.00 – 10.15 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
10.15 – 10.45 hrs  Live cases
10.45 – 11.15 hrs  Coffee break & visit exhibition
  Session 6 – Safety, quality and tips & tricks
11.15 – 11.30 hrsLeft main PCI 2021: never without imaging
11.30 – 12.00 hrs  Live cases
Complex PCI: Tips and tricks
12.00 – 12.15 hrsGuide extensions: how to use
12.15 – 12.30 hrsDual lumen micro: how to use
12.30 – 13.00 hrs  Live cases
13.00 – 14.00 hrs  Standing lunch & discussions
14.00 – 14.15 hrsMechanical Atherectomy: indications and techniques
14.15 – 14.30 hrsIVL: Just a hype or a toll you need?
14.30 – 15.00 hrs  Live cases
15.00 – 16.00 hrsEducation and quality: what is important?
16.00 – 16.15 hrsCase in the box  |  Anatomy, Strategy, Problems, Solutions, key points
16.15 hrsWrap up and end of the Congress