Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

11.45 - 12.30

Welcome light buffet lunch

12.30 - 19.45

Organized in partnership by JIM and GISE
Coordinator: Francesco Giannini, Giuseppe Tarantini

12.30 - 14.30

Fundamentals in coronary intervention  
Chairpersons: Francesco Giannini and Giuseppe Tarantini
Discussants: Bernardo Cortese, Alessio Mattesini, Massimo Napodano, Luca Testa

12.30 A flawless coronary angiography: how to perform it! How to read it! Carlo Di Mario
12.50 Questions & Answers
13.00 Tips and tricks in transradial approach – including the distal radial artery access!
Ferdinand Kiemeneij
13.20 Questions & Answers
13.30 Guidewires: all you need to know! Marco Ferlini
13.50 Questions & Answers
14.00 Lesion preparation: top lessons I got from my cath lab activity! Jeffrey W. Moses
14.20 Questions & Answers

14.30 - 15.30

Back to physiology
Chairpersons: Oscar Mendiz and Giuseppe Musumeci
Discussants: Massimo Fineschi, Claudio Larosa, Alfredo Marchese, Fabio Felice Tarantino

Functional-guided PCI in MV disease
14.30 Clinical scenario and context: A stable patient with LM involvement and MV disease
Gianluca Campo
14.35 Discussion and audience interaction
14.45 How did I treat Gianluca Campo
14.55 Case consensus Oscar Mendiz

Functional assessment in non-culprit stenosis in STEMI patients: when and how?
15.00 Clinical scenario and context: A STEMI patient with MV disease Francesco Saia
15.05 Discussion and audience interaction
15.15 How did I treat Francesco Saia
15.25 Case consensus Giuseppe Musumeci

15.30 - 16.30

Complex PCI
Chairpersons: Azeem Latib and Nicolas Van Mieghem
Discussants: Chiara Bernelli, Francesco Greco, Giulia Masiero, Elisabetta Ricottini

IVUS in complex cases
15.30 Clinical scenario and context: High risk complex left main intervention Satoru Mitomo
15.35 Discussion and audience interaction
15.45 THow did I treat Satoru Mitomo
15.55 Case consensus Azeem Latib

Calcified lesions
16.00 Clinical scenario and context: Complex multivessel PCI with severely calcified lesions Antonio Colombo
16.05 Discussion and audience interaction
16.15 How did I treat Antonio Colombo
16.25 Case consensus Nicolas Van Mieghem

16.30 - 16.45

Expert Lecture
From device to therapy: contemporary management of CHIP patients  Giuseppe Tarantini

16.45 - 17.00

Coffee break

17.00 - 18.00

Chairpersons: Mauro Carlino and Roberto Garbo
Discussant: Andrea Gagnor, Massimo Mancone, Gioel Gabrio Secco, Carlo Tumscitz

Anterograde approach
17.00Clinical scenario and context: A challenging CTO antegrade case Alessio La Manna
17.05 Discussion and audience interaction
17.15 How did I treat Alessio La Manna
17.25 Case consensus Roberto Garbo

Retrograde approach
17.30 Clinical scenario and context: A retrograde right coronary recanalization procedure
Gabriele Gasparini
17.35 Discussion and audience interaction
17.45 How did I treat Gabriele Gasparini
17.55 Case consensus Mauro Carlino

18.00 - 19.00

Complications and troubleshooting
Facilitators:Giovanni Esposito and Jeffrey W. Moses
Discussants: Carlo Briguori, Alfonso Ielasi, Corrado Lettieri, Ferdinando Varbella

18.00 When the balloon is not crossing, what’s next? Andrea Pavei
18.10 Questions & Answers
18.15 Acute vessel closure: causes, prevention and treatment strategies Alberto Menozzi
18.25 Questions & Answers
18.30 Coronary perforations: how to bail yourself out of trouble Antonio Mangieri
18.40 Questions & Answers
18.45 Stent under-expansion: tips & tricks Jacopo A. Oreglia
18.55 Questions & Answers

19.00 - 19-30

Expert Lecture
Top lessons I learned in many years: a potpourri of relevant items?  Antonio Colombo

19.30 - 19.45