Introduction to Aortic Surgery

Thursday 16 March 09:15 Welcome and introduction Ruggero De Paulis 09:20 PROXIMAL THORACIC AORTIC SURGERY 09:20 The physiology and the hemodynamic of the aortic root Denis Berdajs 09:40 Guidelines for a timely surgical indication Alessandro Della Corte 10:00 The bicuspid aortopathy: Classification and prognosis Alessandro Della Corte 10:20 A practical guide to the extent of … Continue reading "Introduction to Aortic Surgery"
Thursday 16 March
09:15 Welcome and introduction Ruggero De Paulis
09:20 PROXIMAL THORACIC AORTIC SURGERY
09:20 The physiology and the hemodynamic of the aortic root Denis Berdajs
09:40 Guidelines for a timely surgical indication Alessandro Della Corte
10:00 The bicuspid aortopathy: Classification and prognosis Alessandro Della Corte
10:20 A practical guide to the extent of resection in bicuspid aortopathy Ruggero De Paulis
10:40 Discussion
10:50 BREAK
11:00 The Bentall procedure: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Thomas Schachner
11:40 The remodelling procedure: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Paul Urbanski
12:20 The reimplantation procedure: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Ruggero De Paulis
13:00 LUNCH
14:00 ARCH SURGERY
14:00 Standard surgical arch replacement: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Davide Pacini
14:40 Classic and frozen elephant trunk: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Malakh Shrestha
15:20 Various forms of Hybrid arch repair: Keynote lecture, live-in-a-box surgical case and discussion Bartosz Rylski
16:00 BREAK
16:30 AORTIC DISSECTION
16:30 How to best approach malperfusion in acute aortic dissection Konstantinos Tsagakis
16:50 Indications and contraindications on arch replacement during an acute dissection Davide Pacini
17:10 How to deal with a root dissection Thomas Schachner
17:30 Acute dissection in patients with connective tissue diseases: What are the differences in strategy? Florian Schoenhoff
09:00 PECULIAR ASPECTS OF AORTIC SURGERY
09:00 Safe cerebral protection in aortic surgery. What’s the evidence? Eduard Quintana
09:20 Strategy for the treatment of an infected aortic graft prosthesis Florian Schoenhoff
09:40 How to deal with a small aortic annulus. When is small too small? What are the options? How to fit a larger valve prosthesis Ruggero De Paulis
10:00 Surgery for acute endocarditis of the aortic root (Expert case video: The Commando operation) Eduard Quintana
10:30 A Glimpse Into A Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair Experience
10:30 Guidelines for the use of thoracic endovascular aortic repair in thoracic aortic disease. Live-in-a-box clinical cases Bartosz Rylski
10:50 Landing zone and sizing. Tips and tricks with video Sonia Ronchey
11:10 Discussion
11:25 BREAK
11:40 The use of thoracic endovascular aortic repair in acute and chronic type B dissection Sonia Ronchey
12:00 Thoracic endovascular aortic repair vs frozen elephant trunk in various anatomical conditions Malakh Shrestha
12:20 How to follow-up patients after thoracic endovascular aortic repair? Konstantinos Tsagakis
12:40 Discussion
13:00 LUNCH
14:00 EVAR simulation session with the Faculty Sonia Ronchey
15:30 BREAK
16:00 TEVAR simulation session with the Faculty Bartosz Rylski
09:00 Wetlab with the faculty: Annulus enlargment Thomas Schachner
10:30 BREAK
11:00 Wetlab with the faculty: Reimplantation/ Remodelling Thomas Schachner

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
16-18 March 2017
Location
Windsor, UK
Course Director/s
Thomas Schachner