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September 21, 2017
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

Room "MORGAGNI"
09:00 – 10:00 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS PLENARY SESSION

09:00

Welcome address (No CME credits)
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT), S. Iliceto (Padua, IT), R. M. Lang (Chicago, US), D. Muraru (Padua, IT), M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)

09:15

Mitral Valve Prolapse: from midsystolic click to multimodality imaging
S. Iliceto (Padua, IT)

09:30

Jos RCT Roelandt Honorary Lecture: "the Lion spoke to me and said..."
J. A. Kisslo (Durham, USA)

10:00 – 10:30 Welcome coffee
Room "MORGAGNI"
10:30 – 12:10 BASIC TRACK 1st SESSION
LEFT VENTRICLE
Chairs: E. Donal (Rennes, FR), H. M. Elsayed (Aswan, EG)
Live case based session: experts will show how to post-process datasets with software packages to show their tips and tricks to address specific clinical questions

10:30

Left ventricular size and function using the Heart Model
R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

10:50

Discussion

10:55

Left ventricular size and function, more than just volumes and ejection fraction with 4D Auto LVQ
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT)

11:15

Discussion

11:20

Comprehensive assessment of LV geometry and function
L. Perez de Isla (Madrid, ES)

11:40

Discussion

11:45

Improved workflow with the single beat acquisition
K. S. Edwards (Atlanta, US)

12:05

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
10:30 – 12:10 ADVANCED TRACK 1st SESSION (No CME credits)
WHAT’S NEW IN 3D ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
Chairs: S. Iliceto (Padua, IT), J. A. Kisslo (Durham, US)

10:30

Fusion Imaging. Do I really need it to monitor interventional procedures?
F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

10:50

3D printing: clinical and educational opportunities
W. A. Zoghbi (Houston, US)

11:10

Augmented and virtual reality: does it work with 3D echocardiography?
B. Mumm (Münich, DE)

11:30

3D Echo as the basis for the Imaging Physiome
M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)

11:50

Discussion

12:10 – 13:30 HANDS-ON SESSION

Limited attendance - No CME credits.

Room "MORGAGNI"
12:10 – 13:30 ANATOMY MASTER LESSON (No CME credits)
Anatomy for the echocardiographer

Lessons from the anatomist – part 1
C. Basso (Padua, IT)

13:30 – 14:30 Symposium working Lunch
DISCOVERING THE BENEFITS OF LATEST ADVANCES IN 3D TT AND TEE FOR DAILY CLINICAL PRACTICE
Chair: F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

13:30

New studies on Heart Model and daily clinica use
R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

13:45

Technical overview of next generation Live 3D TEE
F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

14:00

Clinical added value of high VR Live 3D color on 3DTEE
K. Addetia (Chicago, US)

14:15

Discussion

Room "MORGAGNI"
14:30 – 16:10 BASIC TRACK 2nd SESSION
RIGHT VENTRICLE AND ATRIA
Chairs: K. Addetia (Chicago, US), O. Miller (London, UK)

Live case based session: experts will show how to post-process datasets with software packages to show their tips and tricks to address specific clinical questions

14:30

Right ventricular geometry and function: improved workflow and feasibility
D. Muraru (Padua, IT)

14:50

Discussion

14:55

Fully automated right ventricle quantitation with single beat acquisition
X. Zhou (Beijing, PRC)

15:15

Discussion

15:20

Right ventricular size and function: less and less operator dependent
E. Surkova (London, UK)

15:40

Discussion

15:45

Left atrium: fully automated volumetric assessment
L. Perez de Isla (Madrid, ES)

16:05

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
14:30 – 16:10 ADVANCED TRACK 2nd SESSION
IMPLEMENTING 3D ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY IN THE CLINICAL ROUTINE
Chairs: M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ), S. Pislaru (Rochester, US)

14:30

Do I need 3D echo in all my patients? How to optimize the workflow
J. A. Kisslo (Durham, US)

14:50

Reference values and how to compare with previous 2D echo reports
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT)

15:10

Comparison with CMR data. How close should I be to be close enough?
K. Addetia (Chicago, US)

15:30

Which images should I store on the PACS and how to report 3D echo?
M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)

15:50

Discussion

16:10 – 16:40 Coffee break
Room "MORGAGNI"
16:40 – 18:20 BASIC TRACK 3rd SESSION
MITRAL VALVE
Chairs: L. Perez de Isla (Madrid, ES), G. Trocino (Monza, IT)

Live case based session: experts will show how to post-process datasets with software packages to show their tips and tricks to address specific clinical questions

16:40

Degenerative mitral regurgitation assessed with MVQ
K. Addetia (Chicago, US)

17:00

Discussion

17:05

Quantitative assessment of functional mitral regurgitation
P. Aruta (Padua, IT)

17:25

Discussion

17:30

Matching the needs of interventional cardiologists
N. Ajmone Marsan (Leiden, NL)

17:50

Discussion

17:55

Mitral stenosis: pre- and post- balloon valvuloplasty procedure
H. M. Elsayed (Aswan, EG)

18:15

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
16:40 – 18:20 ADVANCED TRACK 3rd SESSION (No CME credits)
THE FUTURE IS … TODAY!
Chairs: L. P. Badano (Padua, IT), R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

16:40

The future of echo is measureable
H. Houle (Münich, DE)

17:00

3D Anatomical Intelligence meets live fusion imaging
A. Laghi (Andover, US)

17:20

New aspects in 4D imaging in the cath-lab. How can technology help in image guided interventions?
O. Gerard (Horten, NO)

17:40

The future is “automated and mobile”
R. Baumann (Münich, DE)

18:00

Discussion

18:20 – 19:30 HANDS-ON SESSION

Limited attendance - No CME credits.

Room "MORGAGNI"
18:20 – 19:30 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS 4th SESSION
3D ECHO TO PREVENT CARDIO-EMBOLISM
Chairs: L. P. Badano (Padua, IT), S. Iliceto (Padua, IT)

18:20

Left atrial size and the shape as prognostic parameters for thrombo embolic risk
D. Muraru (Padua, IT)

18:35

Left atrial appendage morphology and sizing
F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

18:50

NOACs and Atrial Fibrillation: incidence and predictors of left atrial thrombus in the real world
E. Bertaglia (Padua, IT)

19:05

Guiding left atrial appendage closure
W. A. Zoghbi (Houston, US)

19:20

Discussion

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

Room "MORGAGNI"
09:00 – 10:40 BASIC TRACK 5th SESSION
AORTIC VALVE
Chairs: K. Addetia (Chicago, US), E. Donal (Rennes, FR)

Live case based session: experts will show how to post-process datasets with software packages to show their tips and tricks to address specific clinical questions

09:00

Fully automated quantitation of aortic complex
X. Zhou (Beijing, PRC)

09:20

Discussion

09:25

How 3D echo will improve your assessment of the stenotic aortic valve?
S. Gianstefani (Pesaro, IT)

09:45

Discussion

09:50

How 3D echo will improve your assessment of the regurgitant aortic valve?
J. L. Vanoverschelde (Bruxelles, BE)

10:10

Discussion

10:15

Is 3D echo essential before TAVI? Why?
N. Ajmone Marsan (Leiden, NL)

10:35

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
09:00 – 10:40 ADVANCED TRACK 5th SESSION
ASSESSING THE MITRAL VALVE AND MONITORING THE INTERVENTIONAL PROCEDURES
Chairs: H. M. Elsayed (Aswan, EG), F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

09:00

Quantification of mitral regurgitation: changing our paradigm!
M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)

09:20

Geometry and function of the mitral annulus
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT)

09:40

Tips and tricks in guiding the mitral clipping and prosthetic leaks closure procedures
W. A. Zoghbi (Houston, US)

10:00

Added value to assess valve prostheses
R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

10:20

Discussion

10:40 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 12:30 HANDS-ON SESSION

Limited attendance and No CME credits.

Room "MORGAGNI"
11:10 – 12:30 ANATOMY MASTER LESSON (No CME credits)
Anatomy for the echocardiographer

Lessons from the anatomist – part 2
C. Basso (Padua, IT)

Room "MORGAGNI"
12:30 – 13:30 Symposium & working lunch
3D ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY OF MITRAL AND TRICUSPID REGURGITATION: REAL-WORLD CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS
Chairs: E. Donal (Rennes, FR), M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)
Room "MORGAGNI"
13:30 – 15:10 BASIC TRACK 6th SESSION
TRICUSPID VALVE
Chair: E. Agricola (Milan, IT), X. Zhou (Beijing, PRC)

13:30

Added value of 3D echocardiography to assess the anatomy of the tricuspid valve
M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

13:50

Discussion

13:55

The normal tricuspid annulus: anatomy and function
K. Addetia (Chicago, US)

14:15

Discussion

14:20

Mechanisms of functional tricuspid regurgitation
S. Pislaru (Rochester, US)

14:40

Discussion

14:45

Organic tricuspid regurgitation: not so rare as previously thought!
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT)

15:05

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
13:30 – 15:10 ADVANCED TRACK 6th SESSION
ADVANCED QUANTIFICATION OF THE AORTIC COMPLEX AND MONITORING OF TAVI PROCEDURE
Chair: M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US), J. L. Vanoverschelde (Bruxelles, BE)

13:30

Combined Imaging for TAVI: added value over fluoroscopy?
F. Faletra (Lugano, CH)

13:50

Quantitation of aortic stenosis: do we need 3D?
E. Donal (Rennes, FR)

14:10

CT or 3D to size the aortic prosthesis for TAVI?
N. Ajmone Marsan (Leiden, NL)

14:30

Assessment of LV and RV shape and morphology
R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

14:50

Discussion

15:10 – 15:40 Coffee break
Room "MORGAGNI"
15:40 – 17:20 BASIC TRACK 7th SESSION
CONGENITAL HEART DISEASES
Chairs: M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ), N. Maschietto (Padua, IT)

15:40

EACVI/ASE guidelines on how to use 3D in congenital heart diseases
O. Miller (London, UK)

16:00

Discussion

16:05

The added value of 3D echo in congenital heart diseases
M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

16:25

Discussion

16:30

3D imaging to guide procedures in the cath-lab
B. Castaldi (Padua, IT)

16:50

Discussion

16:55

How to assess complex cases
O. Miller (London, UK)

17:15

Discussion

Room "VESALIO"
15:40 – 17:20 ADVANCED TRACK 7th SESSION
THE TRICUSPID VALVE: THE NEW FRONTIER
Chairs: K. Addetia (Chicago, US), L. Perez de Isla (Madrid, ES)

15:40

How 3D echo changed our understanding of tricuspid regurgitation pathophysiology
D. Muraru (Padua, IT)

16:00

How to assess tricuspid regurgitation severity. Thinking out of the box
L. P. Badano (Padua, IT)

16:20

3D Echo/CT and 3D Printing for Planning Trans-catheter TV Repair (TTVR)
M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)

16:40

Monitoring transcatheter procedures on the tricuspid valve
E. Agricola (Milan, IT)

17:00

Discussion

17:20 – 18:30 HANDS-ON SESSION

Limited attendance - No CME credits

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2017

Room "MORGAGNI"
08:30 – 10:10 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS 8th SESSION
IMPLEMENTING 3D ECHO IN THE CLINICAL ROUTINE- CLINICAL CASES
Chairs: U. Cucchini (Padua, IT), R. M. Lang (Chicago, US)

08:30

An unusual structure in the left ventricular outflow
P. Aruta (Padua, IT)

08:45

A rare case of papillary fibroelastoma
M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

09:00

Bulky atrial thrombus through a PFO with massive embolization in pulmonary artery
C. Dugo (Verona, IT)

09:15

Radiotherapy induced mitral stenosis
A. P. Siciliano (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

09:30

A rare case of endocarditis with sinotubular junction involvement
O. O. Tok (Istanbul, TR)

09:45

Right atrial mass in a patient with sinus rhythm and recent heart failure
A. Felix (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

10:00

A rare case of right heart infective endocarditis
A. Cresti (Grosseto, IT))

Room "MORGAGNI"
10:15 – 11:30 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS 9th SESSION
ORIGINAL ABSTRACTS FROM RESEARCHERS
Chairs: S. Gianstefani (Imola, IT), D. Muraru (Padua, IT)

10:15

Three-dimensional echocardiography right ventricular volumes and ejection fraction predict mortality in unselected patients with various cardiac diseases
E. Surkova (London, UK)

10:30

Structural complications of infective endocarditis
A. P. Siciliano (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

10:45

Incremental prognostic value of left ventricular ejection fraction measured with three-dimensional echocardiography in a large cohort of patients various heart diseases
D. Genovese (Padua, IT)

11:00

Evaluation of immediate procedural outcome after Mitraclip using automated quantitative real-time volume color flow Doppler 3DTOE
M. Thornton (Atlanta, US)

11:15

Ability of 3D echo in detecting and sizing the entry tear in type A aortic dissection
M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

Room "MORGAGNI"
11:30 – 13:00 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS 10th SESSION
3DTOE FOR GUIDING INTERVENTIONAL AND SURGICAL ROCEDURES
Chairs: L.P. Badano (Padua, IT), M. Luiza de Alcantara (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

11:30

Percutaneous LAA appendage closure
A. Cecchetto (Verona, IT)

11:45

Pulmonary vein ablation
A. Felix (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

12:00

Transcatheter mitral valve repair using the novel PASCAL system
M. Chrissoheris (Athens, GR)

12:15

MitraClip for acute mitral regurgitation after myocardial infarction
K. Papadopoulos (Athens, GR)

12:30

Complex mitral valve disease not diagnosed on 2DTEE
R. de Paula Lustosa (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

12:45

Atrio-ventricular disruption after mitral valve replacement
A. P. Siciliano (Rio de Janeiro, BZ)

Room "MORGAGNI"
13:00 – 13:15 BASIC & ADVANCED TRACKS AWARDS

Room "MORGAGNI"
13:15 MEETING ADJOURN (No CME credits)
Chairs: L. P. Badano (Padua, IT), S. Iliceto (Padua, IT), R. M. Lang (Chicago, US), D. Muraru (Padua, IT), M. A. Vannan (Atlanta, US)