SATURDAY OCTOBER 8

09:00 – 10:30 CONTROVERSIES, DEBATES, GAPS IN VHD DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT

09:00 That this House believes transcatheter closure should be always the first option in paravalvular leak.

Moderators: Len Shapiro, Giulio Stefani

  • Proposition: Patrick Calvert | Expert Panel: Jan Kovac, Alain Berrebi
  • Opposition: Catherine Otto | Expert Panel: Sam Nashef, Marc Radermecker
  • Results: Proposition votes / opposition votes / abstentions

09:30 That this House believes Ross procedure is the treatment of choice in young adults with bicuspid aortic valve.

Moderators: Clive Lewis, Vincent Tchana-Sato

  • Proposition: Serban Stoica | Expert Panel: John Chambers, Stephen Large
  • Opposition: Ravi De Silva | Expert Panel: Thierry Letourneau, Neil Cartwright
  • Results: Proposition votes / opposition votes / abstentions

10:00 That this House believes surgical aortic valve replacement is the treatment of choice for aortic stenosis in patients predicted to have good surgical outcome and good life expectancy.

Moderators: David Philip Jenkins, Bernard Iung

  • Proposition: Marjan Jahangiri | Expert Panel: Khalil Fattouch, Joseph Zacharias
  • Opposition: Mike O’Sullivan | Expert Panel: Thomas Modine, Jeroen Bax
  • Results: Proposition votes / opposition votes / abstentions

 10:30  –  Coffee break in the exhibition hall 
Poster Display of accepted abstract

11:00 – 12:30 CONTROVERSIES, DEBATES, GAPS IN VHD DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT

11:00 That this House believes minimally invasive mitral valve surgery should be an option for patients with severe degenerative mitral regurgitation.

Moderators: Narain Moorjani (SCTS), Mani Vannan

Proposition: Joseph Zacharias | Expert Panel: Steven Hunter, Samuel Bruls
Opposition: Francis Wells | Expert Panel: Norman Briffa, Gilles Dreyfus
Results: Proposition Votes / Opposition Votes / Abstentions

11:30 That this House believes transcatheter edge-to-edge repair in ventricular-secondary mitral regurgitation can provide a bridge to transplantation.

Moderators: Stephen Large, Eustachio Agricola

Proposition: Mamta Buch (BHVS) | Expert Panel: Anna Sonia Petronio, Thomas Modine
Opposition: Stephen Pettit | Expert Panel: Erwan Donal, Gilbert Habib
Results: Proposition Votes / Opposition Votes / Abstentions

12:00 That this House believes transcatheter techniques will prevail in the treatment of isolated tricuspid regurgitation.

Moderators: Rebecca Hahn, Patrizio Lancellotti

Proposition: Francesco Maisano | Expert Panel: Mike Mullen, Stephan von Bardeleben
Opposition: Giles Dreyfus | Expert Panel: Francis Wells, Luigi Badano
Results: Proposition Votes / Opposition Votes / Abstentions

 12:30  –  Lunch in the exhibition hall 
Poster Display of accepted abstract

13:30 – 14:00 SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM

14:00 – 14:30 CONTROVERSIES, DEBATES, GAPS IN VHD DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT

14:30 That this House believes transcatheter staged approach instead of surgery can be offered in multiple valve disease.

Moderators: Philippe Pibarot, Stephan von Bardeleben

  • Proposition: Charis Costopoulos | Expert Panel: Philippe Unger, Francesco Maisano
  • Opposition: Norman Briffa | Expert Panel: Jeroen Bax, Sam Nashef
  • Results: Proposition votes / opposition votes / abstentions

15:00 That this House believes minimally invasive surgery should be considered for patients with previous sternotomy and patent LIMA, before transcatheter techniques.

Moderators: Khalil Fattouch, Bernard Iung

  • Proposition: Enoch Akowuah (SCTS) | Expert Panel: Marjan Jahangiri, Paul Modi, Steven Hunter
  • Opposition: Jonathan Byrne | Expert Panel: Stephan von Bardeleben, Thomas Modine
  • Results: Proposition votes / opposition votes / abstentions

 15:30  –  Coffee break in the exhibition hall 
Poster Display of accepted abstract

16:00-16:30 FLASH NEWS: COMPANY: EDWARDS

Optimizing the result of surgical AVR and of future valve-in-valve TAVI (Inspiris Resilia, aortic root enlargement). Max Baghai, John Taghavi

16:30-17:20 DEBATABLE CASES WITH LIVE-IN-A-BOX RESULT

Moderators: Augustin Coisne, Madalina Garbi
Expert Panel: Khalil Fattouch, Mamta Buch, Brian Campbell, Jonathan Weir-Mccall

What should I do? / What did I do?

16:30 A case of MAC with severe calcific mitral stenosis (surgical TAVI valve in MAC). G Manoharan
16:40 A case of MAC with severe mitral regurgitation (transcatheter TAVI valve in MAC). Thomas Modine
16:50 Surprise in a box
16:50 Surprise case 1. Charis Costopoulos
17:00 Surprise case 2. Joseph Zacharias
17:10 Surprise case 3. John Taghavi

 17:30  –  Closing remarks 
Madalina Garbi