EuroPCR 2013

EuroPCR is the official annual meeting of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) and the world-leading Course in interventional medicine.

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Tuesday 21 May

Abstract & Case Corner
12:30 – 13:30

Complex and unusual interventions for structural heart disease

13:30 – 15:00

Congenital disease treatment in children and adults

15:00 – 16:30

Challenges during percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty

16:45 – 18:15

Percutaneous treatment of mitral regurgitation

Interactive Case Corner
13:15 – 14:45

Interactive case corner #1

15:00 – 16:30

Interactive case corner #2

16:45 – 18:15

Interactive case corner #3

Main arena
10:00 – 13:00

Opening

13:00 – 14:30

video available

2013 Great Debate: The burning issues - Bioresorbable scaffolds and dual antiplatelet therapy

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

14:30 – 15:00

video available

Presentation of the 2013 Ethica award by Jean Fajadet & William Wijns

15:00 – 16:45

video available

From late breaking trial to clinical practice

Moderated Poster Area
16:45 – 18:15

Moderated posters 1

PCR Sharing Centre
14:00 – 15:30

Understand what you see with the iPad Atlas of OCT - Interactive OCT image interpretation

15:40 – 16:40

Do you want to become comfortable with health economics? Practical example: is TAVI cost effective?

Peripheral Abstract & Case Corner
12:30 – 14:00

Renal artery stenting: what you cannot leave behind

14:00 – 15:30

Subclavian artery angioplasty: rare but real

15:30 – 16:30

In vascular disease, think global!

Room 241
13:30 – 15:00

Embolic stroke and cardiovascular interventions

15:00 – 16:30

RSICA@EuroPCR - Combined structural heart disease interventions

With the collaboration of the Russian Scientific Society of Interventional Cardioangiology

16:45 – 18:15

Percutanous haemodynamic support in high-risk PCI and cardiogenic shock: your safety net in the cathlab

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABIOMED

Room 242AB
12:30 – 13:30

How to decide between antegrade versus retrograde recanalisation of coronary chronic total occlusions?

13:30 – 14:30

Techniques for antegrade revascularisation of coronary chronic total occlusion

14:30 – 15:30

Techniques for retrograde coronary chronic total occlusion recanalisation

15:30 – 16:30

Coronary chronic total occlusion: from procedural success to long-term outcome

16:45 – 18:15

Coronary chronic total occlusion: set up your strategy to achieve success while keeping it simple

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

Room 243
12:30 – 14:00

A decade of experience with DES: insights from large registries and randomised clinical trials

14:00 – 15:00

DES: updated evidence from randomised clinical trials

15:00 – 16:30

Coronary perforation and interventional devices

16:45 – 18:15

Coronary dissection: management of rare and common cases

Room 251
12:30 – 14:00

Managing challenges during TAVI

14:00 – 15:30

Current and future technologies in the cathlab

15:30 – 16:30

TAVI update

Room 252AB
12:30 – 14:00

Renal denervation for resistant hypertension: procedural aspects, clinical effects and off-target indications

14:00 – 15:30

Selecting the right patient for catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: a case-based discussion

15:30 – 16:30

Emerging technologies for transcatheter aortic valve therapies - Part I

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16:45 – 18:15

Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: long-term Symplicity clinical evidence, new data and future perspectives

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

Room 253
12:30 – 14:00

Interventional strategies for thrombus management in STEMI

14:00 – 15:30

Stent for Life and 2012 ESC STEMI guidelines implementation

15:30 – 16:30

Primary PCI for STEMI: prevention of thrombus embolism

16:45 – 18:15

Clot, too much clot, new clots: primary PCI for STEMI

Room 341
12:30 – 14:00

Outcome in contemporary coronary intervention

14:00 – 15:30

Cardiovascular Innovation Pipeline - New stents, scaffolds and drug-eluting balloons

15:30 – 16:30

Procedural factors determining outcome in high-risk patients

16:45 – 17:45

Novelties in peripheral interventions

Room 342A
12:30 – 14:00

Is there consensus in approach to coronary chronic total occlusion management?

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Cardiovascular Society of India

14:00 – 16:30

Patients in whom PCI is preferred over CABG

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Croatian Cardiac Society, the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Cyprus Society of Cardiology, the South African Society of Cardiovascular Interventions (SASCI) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Serbian Society of Cardiology

16:45 – 18:15

Mechanical device support during PCI: when, to whom and which device?

With an unrestricted educational grant from MAQUET Cardiovascular GETINGE GROUP

Room 342B
12:30 – 13:30

Use of intravascular imaging during PCI

13:30 – 14:30

Impact of IVUS in a real-world practice

14:30 – 15:30

Use of adjunctive imaging during PCI in ACS

15:30 – 16:30

Use of adjunctive imaging during PCI

16:45 – 18:15

Unsettled issues with oral antiplatelet therapy: which one? How much? How long?

Room 343
12:30 – 14:00

Risk scores to aid decision making between CABG and PCI - Role of SYNTAX Score II

14:00 – 15:30

Intra-coronary haemodynamic parameters for evaluation of coronary lesion severity during cardiac catheterisation: how should we use them for clinical decision making?

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Netherlands Society of Cardiology (WIC)

15:30 – 16:30

Percutaneous interventions for congenital disease

16:45 – 18:15

Strategies in percutaneous management of left main stem stenosis

Room 351
12:30 – 14:00

TAVI results from worldwide registries

14:00 – 15:30

Overcoming TAVI challenges

15:30 – 16:30

Managing difficulties during TAVI

16:45 – 18:15

Transapical TAVI and other surgical transcatheter techniques

With an unrestricted educational grant from EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES, JENAVALVE, MEDTRONIC and SYMETIS S.A.

Room 352A
14:00 – 15:30

You are facing a patient who needs a PCI: how to build your strategy and select your material?

15:30 – 16:30

Clinical impact of stent design - What's new in 2013?

16:45 – 18:15

How to prevent distal embolisation during PCI of diseased saphenous vein graft

Room 352B
12:30 – 14:00

Various imaging techniques for TAVI procedures

14:00 – 15:30

TAVI nightmares

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (AGIK) of the German Society of Cardiology (DGK)

15:30 – 16:30

Percutaneous valve implantation for rare causes

16:45 – 18:15

TAVI: predictors of clinical outcomes

Room 353
12:30 – 13:30

Non-aortic transcatheter valvular interventions

13:30 – 15:00

All you need to know about interventions for mitral regurgitation

15:00 – 16:30

Percutaneous treatment options for degenerative mitral regurgitation

16:45 – 18:15

Atrial septal defect and left atrial appendage closure

Room Cordis
13:00 – 15:00

Training Village: Radial approach for coronary diagnostic and interventions - hands-on with the experts

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

15:30 – 16:30

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: introduction to an irrigated technology

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: introduction to an irrigated technology

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

17:30 – 18:30

Training Village: Femoral artery access and haemostasis

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

Room Maillot
13:00 – 14:00

Trials and innovations for peripheral interventions

14:00 – 16:30

video available

Revascularisation strategies in patients with lower limb disease

16:45 – 18:15

Titanium-nitride-oxide active coated stents in renal applications: the true indications of renal stenting after ASTRAL and after the introduction of denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from HEXACATH

Room Medtronic Academia
13:00 – 14:30

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

14:45 – 16:15

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

16:30 – 18:00

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

Room St Jude Medical
14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:30

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:45 – 17:15

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

Theatre Bleu
14:00 – 16:30

NIC@EuroPCR - Interventional procedures complicated with fatal outcome

With the collaboration of the National Intervention Council of India

16:45 – 18:45

Left main PCI using transradial approach

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO

Theatre Bordeaux
14:30 – 16:30

video available

Expanding the indication for TAVI: who, why and when?

16:45 – 18:45

Tips and tricks on the four key steps of left atrial appendage closure: selection, planning, imaging, and guidance

PHILIPS and ST JUDE MEDICAL

Theatre Havane
14:00 – 15:30

video available

Learning bifurcations - How to successfully perform PCI in your patient presenting complex bifurcation lesions requiring two stents

15:40 – 16:30

video available

Interactive case-based discussion on complex bifurcations

16:45 – 18:15

Incorporating bioresorbable vascular scaffolds in daily clinical practice: the time has come

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

Wednesday 22 May

Abstract & Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

Left main treatment: dedicated stents, complex strategies and post-CABG situation

09:45 – 10:45

Left main PCI for left main disease intervention: outcome in 2013

10:45 – 11:45

Treatment of left main stem stenosis in high-risk patients

12:00 – 13:00

Fistula and haematoma during PCI

13:00 – 14:00

PCI challenges: just another day in the cathlab?

14:10 – 15:40

Retrieval techniques of lost 'bits and pieces' during PCI

15:40 – 16:40

Unusual causes of ACS

16:45 – 18:15

Stent deformation during PCI

Interactive Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

Interactive case corner #4

09:45 – 11:15

Interactive case corner #5

12:00 – 13:30

Interactive case corner #6

14:10 – 15:40

Interactive case corner #7

16:45 – 18:15

Interactive case corner #8

Main arena
08:00 – 11:45

video available

Complex cardiovascular interventions and new techniques - Master LIVE demonstrations by Jean Fajadet & Talib Majwal and expert panel discussion

14:10 – 16:45

video available

Complex cardiovascular interventions and new techniques - Master LIVE demonstrations by Karl Heinz Kuck & Talib Majwal and expert panel discussion

Moderated Poster Area
12:00 – 14:00

Moderated posters 2

16:45 – 18:15

Moderated posters 3

Nurses and Technicians Corner
12:00 – 13:00

Moderated posters

PCR Sharing Centre
08:00 – 09:00

Do you want to become comfortable with pathophysiology? Practical example: hypertensive patients

09:45 – 11:15

Understand what you see with the iPad Atlas of OCT - Interactive OCT image interpretation

14:10 – 15:10

Do you want to become comfortable with health economics? Practical example: is renal denervation cost effective?

15:40 – 16:40

Do you want to become comfortable with data analysis?

Peripheral Abstract & Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

Thoraco-abdominal aneurysm treatment

09:45 – 10:45

Endovascular aortic aneurysm repair: an evergrowing story

10:45 – 11:45

Aortic aneurysms: fundamentals to innovation

12:00 – 13:00

Renal artery stenting: challenging but rewarding cases

13:00 – 14:00

How to manage aorto-renal rupture and dissection

14:10 – 15:40

Aneurysm and false aneurysm management for superficial femoral artery and popliteal artery

15:40 – 16:40

Multilevel vascular interventions

16:45 – 17:45

Complications and great saves on carotid interventions

Room 241
08:00 – 09:30

Percutaneous mitral valve repair with the MitraClip system: determinants of outcome

09:45 – 11:45

Technical and approach issues in renal artery stenting

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Bulgarian Society of Cardiology, the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Macedonian Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Romanian Society of Cardiology

12:00 – 13:00

Chronic total occlusion and multivessel disease: can novel imaging help to reduce risks?

With an unrestricted educational grant from PHILIPS and INFRAREDX

13:05 – 14:05

Cardioprotective strategies to reduce ischaemic injury during PCI

With an unrestricted educational grant from MENARINI

14:10 – 15:40

How to avoid patient-prosthesis mismatch and aortic regurgitation after aortic valve interventions

15:40 – 16:40

Hot Line - First-in-man in valvular heart disease

16:45 – 18:15

New frontiers - Exploring reduced contrast volume and fluoroscopy time with the GPSCath balloon dilatation catheter for complex percutaneous transluminal angioplasty procedures

With an unrestricted educational grant from TELEFLEX

Room 242AB
08:00 – 09:40

Innovative stents and scaffolds

09:45 – 11:45

Emerging technologies for transcatheter aortic valve therapies - Part II

12:00 – 13:30

Real-world considerations for selecting antiplatelet therapy in high-risk ACS patients: putting evidence into clinical practice

This educational programme is accredited by EBAC for one hour of External CME credit - Programme supported by an unrestricted educational grant from ASTRAZENECA

14:10 – 15:10

Hot Line - Trial updates and registries

15:10 – 16:40

Managing patients with unprotected left main coronary artery disease

With the collaboration of China Interventional Therapeutics (CIT)

16:45 – 18:15

Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation – Building momentum with the next generation Vessix system

With an unrestricted educational grant from BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

Room 243
08:00 – 09:30

Challenging coronary artery intervention in ACS

Under the auspices of the Iranian Society of Interventional Cardiology (ISOIC) and the Russian Society of Interventional Cardioangiology (RSICA)

09:45 – 11:45

Hot Line - First-in-man & novel DES and scaffolds

12:00 – 13:30

Management of complex coronary disease in Asia Pacific

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

14:10 – 15:40

Complex cardiovascular intervention in patients primarily reported as ACS

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Czech Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Slovak Society of Cardiology

15:40 – 16:40

How to improve the STEMI treatment in large territories like Russia?

16:45 – 18:15

Impact of thrombus aspiration device on the results of primary PCI

Room 251
08:00 – 09:30

Primary PCI in complex STEMI with cardiogenic shock

09:45 – 11:15

Learning FFR - Assisting for FFR measurement in the cathlab

12:00 – 13:00

Synchronising polymer absorption and drug elution with the Synergy stent. Implications for healing and dual antiplatelet therapy duration

With an unrestricted educational grant from BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

13:05 – 14:05

The Direct Flow valve: innovation for improving outcomes in TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from DIRECT FLOW MEDICAL

14:10 – 15:40

Assisting for PCI through radial approach

15:40 – 16:40

Pre-procedure risk assessment to prevent complications after/during PCI

16:45 – 18:15

Clinical value of anti-restenosis and pro-healing Combo stent

With an unrestricted educational grant from ORBUSNEICH

Room 252AB
08:00 – 09:30

How to treat a patient with complex multivessel disease and/or left main disease

Under the auspices of the Argentine College of Interventional Cardioangiologist (CACI) and the Atheroma Coronary and Interventional Cardiology Group (GACI)

09:45 – 11:15

GRCI@EuroPCR - Challenging cases in the catheterisation laboratory: international viewpoint Gestion de cas complexes en salle de cathétérisme: approche internationale

Bilingual session in collaboration with the GRCI (Groupe de Réflexion sur la Cardiologie Interventionnelle) Session bilingue en collaboration avec le GRCI (Groupe de Réflexion sur la Cardiologie Interventionnelle)

12:00 – 13:30

Advancing innovations in catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

CORDIS, JOHNSON & JOHNSON

14:10 – 15:40

Device-based interventions in heart failure: targeting deleterious mechanisms of heart failure progression

15:40 – 16:40

Novel devices for acute or chronic heart failure

16:45 – 18:15

DES and dual antiplatelet therapy: customising treatment duration to your patient

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

Room 253
08:00 – 09:30

Transradial approach for complex coronary interventions in patients with ACS

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Macedonian Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

How to write a scientific manuscript and get it published!

10:45 – 11:45

From bench to cathlab: clinical implication of stent design

12:00 – 13:00

Conduction disturbances after TAVI

13:00 – 14:00

Overcoming TAVI challenges

14:10 – 15:40

Planning is the key to avoiding TAVI complications

Under the auspices of the Association of Cardiovascular Interventions (ACVI) of the Polish Cardiac Society and the South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention (SASCI)

15:40 – 16:40

How to write a scientific abstract and get it accepted!

16:45 – 18:15

Use of DES in specific subsets of patients/lesions

Room 341
08:00 – 09:30

Tough calls in primary PCI: STEMI and multivessel disease

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Israeli Heart Society and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Slovenian Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

Antegrade or retrograde strategy for coronary chronic total occlusion recanalisation?

10:45 – 11:45

Complicated coronary chronic total occlusion recanalisation

12:00 – 13:00

Resistant hypertension and its treatment across the world

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO

13:00 – 14:00

Coronary intervention in the elderly population

14:10 – 15:40

PCI in the elderly: when to stop, when to intervene

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Dutch Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (GTCI) of the Tunisian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery

15:40 – 16:40

Percutaneous revascularisation from coronary chronic total occlusion: results from registries

16:45 – 18:15

Single-guide catheter techniques for retrograde recanalisations for coronary chronic total occlusions

Room 342A
08:00 – 09:30

Intravascular diagnostics - Does it really change our treatment strategy?

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Danish Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Norwegian Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 11:15

Multivessel disease: "a tale of two cities"

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Cyprus Society of Cardiology

12:00 – 13:30

Self-expanding stents: a NEW solution for patients presenting with atypical coronary anatomy

With an unrestricted educational grant from STENTYS

14:10 – 15:40

Complex primary PCI in high-risk STEMI patients

15:40 – 16:40

Non-left main bifurcation stenting: tips and tricks

16:45 – 18:15

Ischaemia-driven revascularisation: the evolution of FFR in daily practice

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

Room 342B
08:00 – 09:30

Unusual causes of STEMI in young women

09:45 – 10:45

Different approaches for thrombus removal during primary PCI

10:45 – 11:45

Primary PCI for STEMI when stent is not the solution

12:00 – 13:00

Revascularisation strategies for multivessel disease patients: stents, bypasses or both?

13:00 – 14:00

Complex PCI in patients with multivessel disease

14:10 – 15:10

Challenging cases from Turkey

With the collaboration of the Turkish Society of Cardiology's Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions

15:40 – 16:40

Individualised antiplatelet therapy based on testing or genotyping: idea from the past or solution for the future

16:45 – 18:15

Real life use of bioabsorbable vascular scaffold in coronary disease

Room 343
08:00 – 09:30

Patent foramen ovale closure in patients with cryptogenic stroke - Timed out or role respected?

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Danish Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

Multislice computed tomography: emerging indication in interventional cardiology

10:45 – 11:45

The role of non-invasive imaging to guide percutaneous coronary revascularisation procedures

12:00 – 13:00

FFR in the real world

13:00 – 14:00

FFR are we working with the best threshold?

14:10 – 15:40

STEMI and multivessel disease

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Georgian Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Kazakhstanese Society of Cardiology

15:40 – 16:40

Coronary aneurysms and ACS

16:45 – 18:15

Left ventricular assistance devices in acute ischaemic heart failure

Room 351
08:00 – 09:30

All you need to know about TAVI

09:45 – 10:45

New devices for TAVI

10:45 – 11:45

Percutaneous valve implantation: new valves and new indications

12:00 – 13:30

Complex patients today and tomorrow: Medtronic DES solutions from Resolute Integrity to bioresorbable stents

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

14:10 – 15:40

All you need to know about OCT

15:40 – 16:40

Use of OCT during PCI

16:45 – 18:15

The Medtronic transcatheter valve programmes - Recapturability, transapical technology and mitral solutions

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

Room 352A
08:00 – 09:30

You are facing an elderly patient presenting with high risk NSTE-ACS: how do you successfully perform PCI?

09:45 – 10:40

Radial approach - Fundamental rules

10:50 – 11:45

Radial approach - Navigation from radial to brachial

12:00 – 13:00

Radial access: anything new?

13:00 – 14:00

When there is no access site, remember that the arteries lead to the heart

14:10 – 15:40

You are facing a patient presenting with an acute STEMI: how do you successfully perform PCI?

15:45 – 16:40

Radial approach - Navigation from brachial artery to ascending aorta

16:45 – 18:15

Radial access: a gold standard worldwide?

Room 352B
08:00 – 09:30

TAVI: typical and atypical complications

Under the auspices of the Association of Cardiovascular Interventions (ACVI) of Polish Cardiac Society and the Saudi Arabia Cardiology Interventional Group (SACIG) of the Saudia Heart Association

09:45 – 11:15

AICT@EuroPCR - How Asia performs PCI of coronary chronic total occlusion

With the collaboration of the Asian Interventional Cardiovascular Therapeutics (AICT)

12:00 – 13:30

Titanium-nitride-oxide bioactive stent: the evidence-based choice in STEMI and NSTEMI patients

With an unrestricted educational grant from HEXACATH

14:10 – 15:40

TAVI and coronary artery disease: what is the best treatment strategy?

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Latvian Society of Cardiology and the Russian Society of Interventional Cardioangiology

15:40 – 16:40

TAVI and coronary artery disease

16:45 – 18:15

A new combination of factor Xa inhibition and standard antiplatelet therapy to prevent more recurrent cardiovascular events in ACS

With an unrestricted educational grant from BAYER HEALTHCARE PHARMACEUTICALS

Room 353
08:00 – 08:45

Czech Republic shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Czech Society of Cardiology

08:45 – 09:30

India shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Cardiovascular Society of India

09:45 – 10:30

Hungary shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology

10:30 – 11:15

Saudi Arabia shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Saudi Arabia Cardiology Interventional Society (SACIS) of the Saudia Heart Association

11:15 – 12:00

South Africa shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention (SASCI)

12:00 – 13:00

Diabetes and coronary artery disease: a bad association!

13:00 – 14:00

Renal function and clinical outcome after PCI

14:10 – 14:55

Switzerland shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Goup on Interventional Cardiology and ACS of the Swiss Society of Cardiology

14:55 – 15:40

United Kingdom shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS)

15:40 – 16:25

Serbia shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Serbian Society of Cardiology

16:45 – 17:30

Iran shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Iranian Society of Interventional Cardiology (ISOIC)

17:30 – 18:15

Germany shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (AGIK) of the German Society of Cardiology (DGK)

Room Cordis
09:00 – 11:00

Training Village: Radial approach for coronary diagnostic and interventions - hands-on with the experts

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: introduction to an irrigated technology

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

15:30 – 16:30

Training Village: Advanced tips and tricks: vessel preparation and post dilation

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

Room Maillot
08:00 – 09:55

video available

Carotid LIVE session: the "state-of-the-art" of stroke prevention

10:00 – 10:50

video available

Access is key for carotid artery stenting in complex aortic arches

10:50 – 11:45

video available

Embolic protection devices for carotid artery stenting

12:00 – 13:30

Access is critical

With an unrestricted educational grant from COOK MEDICAL

14:10 – 15:40

video available

Visceral and renal artery interventions

15:40 – 16:40

video available

Guest lectures: how I survived the peripheral endovascular battle?

16:45 – 18:15

The evolving evidence of IN.PACT drug-eluting balloon in claudication and critical limb ischaemia

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

Room Medtronic Academia
09:00 – 10:30

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

10:30 – 12:00

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

12:30 – 14:00

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

14:15 – 15:45

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

16:00 – 17:30

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

Room St Jude Medical
09:00 – 10:00

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

09:00 – 10:00

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

09:00 – 10:30

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:15 – 11:15

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:15 – 11:15

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:45 – 12:15

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

11:30 – 12:30

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on FFR

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

11:30 – 12:30

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:30

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:45 – 17:15

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

Talk 'LIVE' Corner
17:00 – 18:30

Talk 'LIVE'

Theatre Bleu
08:00 – 09:30

video available

Structured care pathways for NSTE-ACS: best practice examples

09:45 – 11:45

video available

Complex bifurcation stenting: LIVE demonstration of emerging techniques

12:00 – 14:00

Do we really need dedicated stents to treat bifurcation lesions?

With an unrestricted educational grant from BIOSENSORS INTERNATIONAL

14:10 – 16:10

video available

Bioresorbable coronary scaffolds in practice

16:45 – 18:45

Acurate positioning of transapical and transfemoral aortic valves with self-seating and self-sealing design

With an unrestricted educational grant from SYMETIS S.A.

Theatre Bordeaux
08:00 – 09:30

video available

The best way to diagnose ischaemia in my patient? Convince me! Personal views from interventional cardiologists

09:45 – 11:45

video available

Can left atrial appendage or patent foramen ovale closure prevent embolic stroke?

12:00 – 14:00

Optimising PCI outcomes using OCT and FFR in patients with stable and acute coronary artery disease

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:10 – 16:10

video available

What to do with coronary artery disease in TAVI candidates?

16:45 – 18:45

The next frontier for catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation for patients with resistant hypertension

With an unrestricted educational grant from COVIDIEN

Theatre Havane
08:00 – 09:30

video available

Learning access for TAVI - Access options for TAVI

10:15 – 11:45

video available

Learning transseptal puncture and mitral balloon valvuloplasty - Transseptal puncture and mitral balloon valvuloplasty made easy

12:00 – 13:30

An in-depth look into the BIOFLOW trials: a modern limus-eluting stent with bioabsorbable polymer

With an unrestricted educational grant from BIOTRONIK

14:10 – 15:40

video available

Learning atrial closure procedures - Patent foramen ovale and left atrial appendage closure made easy

15:45 – 16:40

video available

Interactive case-based discussion - complications on atrial closure procedures

16:45 – 18:15

Interventional management of high-risk ACS and STEMI: don't just do it... do it right!

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO and THE MEDICINES COMPANY

Thursday 23 May

Abstract & Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

FFR or IVUS to guide coronary revascularisation? Do you believe in morphology or function?

09:45 – 10:45

Role of imaging in in-stent restenosis

10:45 – 11:45

Diagnostics and management of stent fracture

12:00 – 13:00

PCI of totally occluded saphenous vein graft

13:00 – 14:00

Interventional management of unusual causes of angina

14:10 – 15:40

The role of drug-eluting balloons in contemporary coronary intervention

15:40 – 16:40

Management of late in-stent restenosis

16:45 – 17:45

Coronary perforation management

Interactive Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

Interactive case corner #9

09:45 – 11:15

Interactive case corner #10

12:00 – 13:30

Interactive case corner #11

14:10 – 15:40

Interactive case corner #12

16:45 – 18:15

Interactive case corner #13

Main arena
08:00 – 11:45

video available

Complex cardiovascular interventions and new techniques - Master LIVE demonstrations by Corrado Tamburino, Martyn Thomas & Simon Redwood and expert panel discussion

14:10 – 16:45

video available

Complex cardiovascular interventions and new techniques - Master LIVE demonstrations by Christian Hamm & Corrado Tamburino and expert panel discussion

Moderated Poster Area
12:00 – 14:00

Moderated posters 4

16:45 – 18:15

Moderated posters 5

PCR Sharing Centre
08:00 – 09:30

Understand what you see with the iPad Atlas of OCT - Interactive OCT image interpretation

14:10 – 15:10

Do you want to be more confident when developing and delivering PowerPoint presentations?

15:40 – 16:40

Do you want to become comfortable with data analysis?

Peripheral Abstract & Case Corner
08:00 – 09:30

Tips and tricks in carotid artery stenting

09:45 – 10:45

Carotid artery stenting: clinical outcome

10:45 – 11:45

Acute procedural events in carotid artery stenting

12:00 – 13:00

Carotid artery stenting: novelties in risk assessment

13:00 – 14:00

Carotid artery stenting: challenging scenarios

14:10 – 15:40

Aorto-iliac angioplasty: what is new in 2013

15:40 – 16:40

Iliac angioplasty

16:45 – 18:15

Complex aortic interventions

With the collaboration of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists

Room 241
08:00 – 09:30

How I treat complications after peripheral endovascular intervention

Under the auspices of the Italian Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (SICVE) and the Vascular Surgery Society of Southern Africa (VASSA)

09:45 – 10:45

Cardiovascular Innovation Pipeline - New valves and devices

10:45 – 11:45

Radiation safety during PCI

12:00 – 13:30

Innovating vascular restoration: paving the way for the DESolve scaffold platform

With an unrestricted educational grant from ELIXIR MEDICAL

14:10 – 15:40

How to prevent and treat ilio-femoral complications of TAVI?

15:40 – 16:40

Emerging technologies for transcatheter mitral valve therapies 2013 - Part I: transcatheter mitral valve repair devices

16:45 – 18:15

Tryton growing clinical experience and data displacing provisional stenting?

With an unrestricted educational grant from TRYTON MEDICAL

Room 242AB
08:00 – 09:30

Challenges in complex percutaneous valve treatment: the combination of aortic stenosis and significant functional mitral regurgitation

09:45 – 11:45

Preclinical studies of upcoming bioresorbable scaffolds

12:00 – 13:30

The Embolic Protection Stent - Beyond current techniques: a more effective solution in STEMI primary PCI

With an unrestricted educational grant from INSPIRE MD

14:10 – 15:40

Effect of catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: is there a role beyond resistant hypertension?

15:40 – 16:40

Contribution of renal denervation to the treatment of resistant hypertension: a health technology assessment perspective

16:45 – 18:15

Edwards TAVI: a predictable procedure with sustained clinical results

With an unrestricted educational grant from EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES

Room 243
08:00 – 09:30

PCI of bifurcation lesions: results from registries and new dedicated stents

09:45 – 10:45

Non-left main bifurcation stenting: tips and tricks

10:45 – 11:45

Non-left main bifurcation lesions: tips and tricks

12:00 – 13:00

Stent thrombosis: management challenges

13:00 – 14:00

Very late stent thrombosis

14:10 – 15:40

Innovations in Cardiovascular Interventions@EuroPCR 2013

With the collaboration of Innovations in Cardiovascular Interventions (ICI)

15:40 – 16:40

Intervention for prevention of stroke

16:45 – 18:15

Stent thrombosis: new evidence from clinical trials and registries

Room 251
08:00 – 09:30

Best clinical abstract presentations

09:45 – 11:15

Best nurse research abstract session

11:15 – 11:45

Nurses and Technicians best presentation award and closing ceremony

12:00 – 13:00

The Portico TAVI system - How new design translates into clinical results

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

13:05 – 14:05

Emerging clinical use of drug-eluting balloons in challenging atherosclerotic lesions

With an unrestricted educational grant from BIOTRONIK

14:10 – 15:40

Challenging cases from Taiwan

With the collaboration of the Taiwan Society of Cardiovascular Interventions

15:40 – 16:40

Left main dissection during PCI

16:45 – 18:15

Cre8: welcome back confidence in short dual antiplatelet therapy with effective DES

With an unrestricted educational grant from CID

Room 252AB
08:00 – 09:30

All you need to know about catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

09:45 – 11:15

Antiplatelet and antithrombotic therapy in PCI: a balancing act

12:00 – 13:30

Clinical update on EnligHTN, the original multi-electrode catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:10 – 15:40

Up-to-date primary PCI technique

15:40 – 16:40

GPIIbIII inhibitors : still useful in 2013?

16:45 – 18:15

What do YOU think? A case-based discussion on biodegradable versus durable polymer DES in complex patients

With an unrestricted educational grant from BIOSENSORS INTERNATIONAL

Room 253
08:00 – 09:30

Restenosis after failure of CABG and PCI

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Danish Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Finnish Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

How to write a scientific manuscript and get it published!

10:45 – 11:45

ABC for biotechnology innovators@EuroPCR

With the collaboration of Innovations in Cardiovascular Interventions (ICI)

12:00 – 13:00

Tools and techniques for PCI of coronary chronic total occlusion

13:00 – 14:00

How to treat coronary chronic total occlusion with limited resources and material?

14:10 – 15:40

New challenges for high-risk primary PCI in 2013

Under the auspices of the Association of Cardiovascular Interventions (ACVI) of the Polish Cardiac Society and the Working Group of Acute Cardiology of the Slovenian Society of Cardiology

15:40 – 16:40

The unusual coronary chronic total occlusion: recanalisation in bypass patients, acute myocardial infarction and anomalous coronaries

16:45 – 18:15

New generation DES: comparison with older DES

Room 341
08:00 – 09:30

Prevention and management of complications after TAVI

Under the auspices of the Portuguese Association for Interventional Cardiology (APIC) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Spanish Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

Incidence and prevention of cerebrovascular events after TAVI

10:45 – 11:45

Challenges before, during and after TAVI

12:00 – 13:00

TAVI and bleeding complication

13:00 – 14:00

TAVI and kidney injury

14:10 – 15:40

TAVI with coronary artery disease

Under the auspices of the Working Goup on Interventional Cardiology (EWGIC) of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Lebanese Society of Cardiology

15:40 – 16:40

TAVI in unique clinical scenarios

16:45 – 18:15

TAVI technical issues

Room 342A
08:00 – 09:30

How to treat a patient with significant paravalvular leak after TAVI

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Atheroma Coronary and Interventional Cardiology Group (GACI)

09:45 – 11:45

Interventional treatment of acute ischaemic stroke: which role for STEMI networks?

12:00 – 13:30

Self-expanding stents: a NEW solution to optimise primary PCI beyond the open artery

With an unrestricted educational grant from STENTYS

14:10 – 15:40

Cardiovascular Innovation Pipeline - Treatment of resistant hypertension

15:40 – 16:40

Hot Line - Registries and first-in-man for structural heart disease

16:45 – 18:15

Patient with STEMI: learn the best from East and West

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO

Room 342B
08:00 – 09:30

Determinants of outcome in STEMI patients

09:45 – 11:45

Resuscitated cardiac arrest - Burning interventional questions

12:00 – 13:00

Updates on contrast-induced nephropathy

13:00 – 14:00

Updates on myocardial revascularisation in patients with chronic kidney disease and haemodialysis

14:10 – 15:40

Unusual causes of STEMI

15:40 – 16:40

You cannot miss this great session on Rotablator!

16:45 – 18:15

Rotational atherectomy in complex coronary cases

Room 343
08:00 – 09:30

Challenges in acute myocardial infarction

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Austrian Society of Cardiology and the Working Goup on Interventional Cardiology and ACS of the Swiss Society of Cardiology

09:45 – 10:45

New methods for physiological assessment of coronary stenosis?

10:45 – 11:45

Complex PCI: which role for self-expanding stents?

12:00 – 13:00

Clinical value of IVUS during ACS: when you lose your way

13:00 – 14:00

Clinical value of IVUS: what others don't tell

14:10 – 15:40

Challenging prosthetic mitral valve malfunction

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (AGIK) of the German Cardiac Society (DGK) and the Working Group on Invasive Cardiology of the Italian Society of Invasive Cardiology (SICI-GISE)

15:40 – 16:40

Clinical value of IVUS during coronary chronic total occlusion PCI: with a little help from your friend

Room 351
08:00 – 09:30

All you need to know about bioresorbable scaffolds

09:45 – 11:45

Hot Line - Evolving procedural strategies

12:00 – 13:30

Treating complex lesions and patients with bioresorbable vascular scaffolds

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

14:10 – 15:40

Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds in chronic total occlusions and calcified lesions

15:40 – 16:40

Bioresorbable scaffolds: clinical results

16:45 – 18:15

Complex cases of mitral regurgitation: how far can you go with MitraClip?

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

Room 352A
08:00 – 09:30

You are a practitioner who wishes to successfully start a peripheral percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) programme

09:45 – 10:40

Radial approach - Cannulation of the targeted vessels ostia

10:50 – 11:45

Forum on radial approach

12:00 – 13:00

Difficult diagnosis and management of ACS

13:00 – 14:00

Acute heart failure due to ACS

15:40 – 16:40

Cardiovascular Innovation Pipeline - Novel interventional approaches for heart failure

16:45 – 18:15

Radial access: problem or solution?

Room 352B
08:00 – 09:30

All you need to know about treatment of coronary chronic total occlusion

09:45 – 10:45

Renal denervation: novel approaches and first-in-man results

10:45 – 11:45

Management of intra-coronary thrombus during primary PCI

12:00 – 13:30

Provisional treatment approach of a distal left main and true bifurcation lesion: combination of a dedicated stent in the main branch and drug-eluting balloon in the side branch

With an unrestricted educational grant from MINVASYS

14:10 – 15:40

EuroIntervention / European Heart Journal@EuroPCR

15:40 – 16:40

Unusual presentation of coronary aneurysms

16:45 – 18:15

How to treat aorto-ostial coronary dissection

Room 353
08:00 – 08:45

Tunisia shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (GTCI) of the Tunisian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery

08:45 – 09:30

Italy shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Invasive Cardiology of the Italian Society of Invasive Cardiology (SICI-GISE)

09:45 – 10:30

Egypt shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (EWGIC) of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology

11:15 – 12:00

Kazakhstan shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Association of Cardiologists of Kazakhstan

12:00 – 13:00

Stent dislodgement during PCI

13:00 – 14:00

Aortic damage during percutaneous intervention

14:10 – 14:55

Spain shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Spanish Society of Cardiology

14:55 – 15:40

Sweden shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Swedish Society of Cardiology

15:40 – 16:25

Argentina shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Argentine College of Interventional Cardioangiologist (CACI)

16:45 – 17:30

Portugal shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Portuguese Association for Interventional Cardiology (APIC)

17:30 – 18:15

Greece shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Hellenic Cardiological Society

Room Cordis
09:00 – 10:00

Training Village: Endovascular complication management: renal access

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

10:30 – 11:30

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: introduction to an irrigated technology

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

13:00 – 15:00

Training Village: Radial approach for coronary diagnostic and interventions - hands-on with the experts

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

15:30 – 16:30

Training Village: Advanced Exoseal: achieving haemostasis and managing access site complications

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

16:45 – 18:00

Training Village: Importance of vessel pre- and post- dilatation for better patient outcomes

With an unrestricted educational grant from CORDIS CARDIAC & VASCULAR INSTITUTE

Room Maillot
08:00 – 09:55

video available

Solutions for complex abdominal aortic aneurysm

10:00 – 11:45

video available

Therapeutic embolisation - Part I: tools and techniques for coronary and peripheral arteries

12:00 – 13:00

Left atrial appendage closure for stroke prevention: what every interventional cardiologist should know

With an unrestricted educational grant from BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

13:05 – 14:05

New hopes for critical limb ischaemia

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO

14:10 – 15:40

video available

Solutions for complex thoracic aortic disease

15:40 – 16:40

video available

Therapeutic embolisation - Part II: clinical applications for coronary and peripheral arteries

16:45 – 18:15

Titanium-nitride-oxide active stent in ACS patients with or without bleeding risks

With an unrestricted educational grant from HEXACATH

Room Medtronic Academia
09:00 – 10:30

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

10:30 – 12:00

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

12:30 – 14:00

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

14:15 – 15:45

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

16:00 – 17:30

Training Village: Hands-on introduction to the new Symplicity Spyral catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation system

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC ACADEMIA

Room St Jude Medical
09:00 – 10:30

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

09:00 – 10:00

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

09:00 – 10:00

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on OCT

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:15 – 11:15

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:15 – 11:15

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on OCT

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

10:45 – 12:15

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

11:30 – 12:30

Training Village: PCI optimisation - Focus on OCT

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

11:30 – 12:30

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:30

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

14:00 – 15:00

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:15 – 16:15

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

15:45 – 17:15

Training Village: Left atrial appendage

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

16:30 – 17:30

Training Village: TAVI

With an unrestricted educational grant from ST. JUDE MEDICAL

Talk 'LIVE' Corner
17:00 – 18:30

Talk 'LIVE'

Theatre Bleu
08:00 – 09:30

video available

Revascularisation in a patient with ischaemic heart failure and reduced left ventricular function

09:45 – 11:45

video available

Treatment of coronary chronic total occlusion: Japan meets Europe

With the collaboration of Complex Cardiovascular Therapeutics (CCT)

12:00 – 14:00

Left main and complex bifurcation stenting

With an unrestricted educational grant from TERUMO

14:10 – 16:10

video available

Am I treating the right lesion? Angiography versus ischaemia-based coronary revascularisation in stable coronary artery disease patients

16:45 – 18:45

Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation: introducing the new Symplicity Spyral and Flex systems

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

Theatre Bordeaux
08:00 – 09:30

video available

Enabling technologies for TAVI

09:45 – 11:45

video available

Percutaneous treatment options for functional mitral regurgitation

12:00 – 14:00

Optimising TAVI procedures and patients outcomes: Medtronic's new technologies and valve-in-valve procedure with Evolut

With an unrestricted educational grant from MEDTRONIC

14:10 – 16:10

video available

Valve-in-valve

16:45 – 18:45

Physiological stenosis assessment with FFR and instant wave-free ratio: we need both!

With an unrestricted educational grant from VOLCANO

Theatre Havane
08:00 – 09:30

video available

Optimal management of your NSTE-ACS patient with complex multivessel disease

09:45 – 11:45

Learning renal denervation - Critical appraisal on device-based therapies targeting the sympathetic system

12:00 – 13:30

Contemporary ACS antithrombotic therapy

With an unrestricted educational grant from THE MEDICINES COMPANY

14:10 – 15:40

video available

Learning ostial PCI - How to successfully perform PCI in a patient presenting ostial left main and ostial right coronary artery

15:45 – 16:40

video available

Interactive case-based discussion - complications on ostial PCI

16:45 – 18:15

Contemporary coronary chronic total occlusion PCI: integrating the hybrid approach to your practice

With an unrestricted educational grant from BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

Friday 24 May

Abstract & Case Corner
09:00 – 10:30

How to close paravalvular leak

10:45 – 11:45

Cases you have never seen

11:45 – 12:45

Unusual cases in the cathlab: diagnostic challenges

Interactive Case Corner
09:00 – 10:30

Interactive case corner #14

10:45 – 12:15

Interactive case corner #15

Main arena
09:00 – 13:00

video available

Complex cardiovascular interventions and new techniques - Master LIVE demonstrations by Farrel Hellig, Martyn Thomas & Simon Redwood and expert panel discussion

PCR Sharing Centre
09:00 – 10:00

Do you want to be more confident when developing and delivering PowerPoint presentations?

Peripheral Abstract & Case Corner
09:00 – 10:30

Femoro-popliteal angioplasty : could new devices improve mid-term follow-up?

10:45 – 12:15

Chronic total occlusion revascularisation for superficial femoral artery

Room 241
09:00 – 10:30

Bioresorbable versus durable polymer coatings for DES

10:45 – 12:15

All you need to know about drug-coated balloons in coronary and peripheral vascular disease

Room 242A
09:00 – 10:30

Fully-absorbable jacket, in-stent restenosis and bypasses: new avenues for bioabsorbable vascular scaffolds?

10:45 – 11:45

Bioresorbable scaffolds: lessons learned from intracoronary imaging

11:45 – 12:45

Managing difficult stent cases

Room 242B
09:00 – 10:30

Challenging cases of saphenous vein graft interventions

10:45 – 11:45

Overcoming challenges during PCI

11:45 – 12:45

Helpful techniques during "extreme" PCI

Room 243
09:00 – 10:30

Predictors of in-stent restenosis and stent thrombosis after DES implantation

10:45 – 12:15

Stent thrombosis: overcoming challenging scenarios

Room 251
09:00 – 11:00

Emerging technologies for transcatheter mitral valve therapies 2013 - Part II: transcatheter replacement technologies

11:00 – 12:00

Novel catheter-based therapies of mitral regurgitation

Room 252A
09:00 – 10:30

Developments in percutaneous closure of the left atrial appendage

10:45 – 11:45

Percutaneous treatment of complex coronary aneurysms

11:45 – 12:45

Percutaneous management of complex coronary aneurysms

Room 252B
09:00 – 10:30

Primary PCI when the left main is the culprit

10:45 – 11:45

Primary PCI when the left main is the culprit

11:45 – 12:45

Left main dissection during PCI

Room 253
09:00 – 10:00

Below-the-knee angioplasty: risk stratification and DES benefits

10:45 – 12:15

Severe aortic stenosis combined with coronary artery disease in high-risk patient

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Hellenic Cardiological Society and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Israeli Heart Society

Room 341
09:00 – 10:30

Slow flow and no flow in PCI, not only in ACS: how to prevent and how to treat it?

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Danish Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Swedish Society of Cardiology

10:45 – 12:15

Renal denervation for resistant hypertension

Room 342A
09:00 – 10:30

Cardiogenic shock and intra-aortic balloon pump

Under the auspices of the Luxembourg Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Norwegian Society of Cardiology

10:45 – 11:45

PCI of bifurcation lesions: impact of procedural techniques on clinical outcome

11:45 – 12:45

Bifurcation lesion: problems and solutions

Room 342B
09:00 – 10:30

TAVI or not TAVI: that is the question

Under the auspices of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society (BCIS) and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Spanish Society of Cardiology

10:45 – 11:45

Unfrequent indications for TAVI

11:45 – 12:45

TAVI in patients with previous cardiac valve operations

Room 343
09:00 – 10:30

Insights from OCT

10:45 – 12:15

Importance of OCT during PCI today

Room 351
09:00 – 10:30

Primary PCI for STEMI

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (BWGIC) of the Belgium Society of Cardiology and the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Scottish Cardiac Society

10:45 – 12:15

All you need to know about radial approach for PCI

Room 352A
09:00 – 10:30

Learning rotablator - How to easily and successfully use rotational atherectomy

10:45 – 12:15

Novel techniques using rotational atherectomy

Room 352B
09:00 – 10:30

All you need to know about antiplatelet and antithrombotic pharmacology for PCI: NSTEMI and STEMI

10:45 – 11:45

Management of acute coronary artery occlusion during PCI

11:45 – 12:45

Retrieval of 'things' left behind during PCI

Room 353
09:00 – 09:45

Israel shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Israeli Heart Society

09:45 – 10:30

Macedonia shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Macedonian Society of Cardiology

10:45 – 11:30

Cyprus shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Cyprus Society of Cardiology

11:30 – 12:15

Austria shares its most educational cases

Under the auspices of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Austrian Society of Cardiology

Room Maillot
09:00 – 10:30

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Hybrid angio suite

10:45 – 12:45

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Large size percutaneous access for endoaortic procedures

Theatre Bleu
09:00 – 10:30

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Coronary perforation: management and implications

10:45 – 12:15

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Device-based left ventricular cavity reduction in heart failure

Theatre Bordeaux
09:00 – 10:30

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SOLACI@EuroPCR

With the collaboration of the Sociedad Latino Americana de Cardiologia Intervencionista (SOLACI)

10:45 – 12:45

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Tips and tricks for a successful catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation in difficult anatomies

Theatre Havane
09:00 – 10:30

Optimal management of your patient with coronary chronic total occlusion

10:45 – 11:45

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The 'undefeatable' coronary chronic total occlusion: warriors at work

11:45 – 12:45

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Challenging retrograde recanalisations of coronary chronic total occlusion