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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Breakfast Program

6:00 am-6:15 am – Check-in & Breakfast 
6:15 am-7:27 am – Program


Award-Winning Case Presentations at CTO 2019

Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation
Supported through educational grants from Abbott, ABIOMED, Inc., and Boston Scientific Corporation 
Room: Shubert Complex, 6th Floor

CHAIR

Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD  
Minneapolis Heart Institute 
Minneapolis, MN

FACULTY

Darshan Doshi, MD  
NewYork-Presbyterian/ 
Columbia University Medical Center 
New York, NY

Raja Hatem, MD, FRCPC  
Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal
Montreal, Canada

Sanjog Kalra, MD, MSc  
Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia 
Philadelphia, PA

AGENDA

6:15 am Introductions  
6:17 am Equipment Destruction and an Alternative Way to Confirm Wire Position Allison Hall
6:22 am Discussion  
6:24 am Resolving Ambiguity in a Postbypass Patient With an Ostial LAD CTO Simon Wilson
6:29 am Discussion  
6:31 am Retrograde PCI on LAD CTO Lesion Peng Yang
6:36 am Discussion  
6:38 am Retrograde Recanalization for Treatment of Antegrade Perforation During Chronic Total Occlusion Intervention Iosif Xenogiannis
6:43 am Discussion  
6:45 am CTO PCI With Triple Arterial Access Stephen Kyranis
6:50 am Discussion  
6:52 am New Insight Towards Understanding CTO Pathogenesis; Chronic Inflammatory Panarteritis Could Be the Underlying Etiology Ahmed Kassem
6:57 am Discussion  
6:59 am Around the Heart in 90 Minutes Ahmed ElGuindy
7:04 am Discussion  
7:06 am Right Coronary Artery Chronic Occlusion Intervention to Facilitate Retrograde Access for Circumflex Intervention Claudia Cosgrove
7:11 am Discussion  
7:13 am Tandem Heart-Assisted Two Vessel CTO Philipp Wiesner
7:18 am Discussion  
7:20 am “Pitfall” of CTO in Coronary Angiogram: The Role of IVUS in CTO Defeng Pan
7:25 am Discussion  
7:27 am Adjourn  

Lunch Programs

12:50 pm-1:10 pm – Check-in & Lunch 
1:10 pm-2:10 pm – Program


Procedural Risk Stratification and Managing Complications in CTO PCI

Sponsored by Boston Scientific Corporation 
Room: Manhattan Ballroom, 8th Floor
 

CHAIR

James C. Spratt, MD 
St. George's Hospital University Trust 
London, United Kingdom

FACULTY

Colm Hanratty, MD 
Belfast Trust 
Belfast, United Kingdom

William L. Lombardi, MD  
University of Washington Medical Center 
Seattle, WA

Margaret B. McEntegart, MD, PhD
Golden Jubilee National Hospital 
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Simon J. Walsh, MD  
Queens University, Belfast
Belfast, United Kingdom

AGENDA

1:10 pm Defining Procedural Risk in CTO: Anatomical Considerations Simon J. Walsh
1:25 pm High Risk Antegrade: How to Mitigate Risk Colm Hanratty
1:40 pm High Risk Retrograde: What Scenarios to Avoid Margaret B. McEntegart
1:55 pm Managing Complications in CTO PCI William L. Lombardi
2:10 pm Adjourn  
 

Crossing Complex Lesions Can Have a Simple Solution

Sponsored by BTG Group International 
Room: Shubert Complex, 6th Floor
 

CHAIR

Alexandre Avran, MD  
Institut Arnault Tzank 
Service de Cardiologie Interventionnelle 
Saint Laurent du Var, France

AGENDA

1:10 pm Crossing Complex Lesions Can Have a Simple Solution Alexandre Avran
1:55 pm Q&A  
2:10 pm Adjourn  

Applying Advanced Techniques to Simplify Your Complex Procedures

Sponsored by Teleflex 
Room: Marquis Ballroom, 9th Floor
 

CHAIR

Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FESC, FSCAI
Minneapolis Heart Institute – Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Minneapolis, MN

FACULTY

Kevin J. Croce, MD, PhD
Brigham and Women's Hospital 
Boston, MA

Kambis Mashayekhi, MD  
University Heartcenter Freiburg 
Bad, Krozingen, Germany

AGENDA

1:05 pm Welcome and Introduction Emmanouil S. Brilakis
1:10 pm Setting Up for Success: Advanced Guide Extension Techniques to Simplify Your Complex Cases Kevin J. Croce
1:25 pm Integrating Microcatheters Into Complex Interventions: How to Use Torqueable Microcatheters to Your Advantage Kambis Mashayekhi
1:40 pm Maintaining Distal Guidewire Position: Trapping Basics and the Optimal Use of Guide Extension Technology With an Integrated Trapping Balloon Emmanouil S. Brilakis
1:55 pm Q&A  
2:10 pm Adjourn  
 

Evening Program

6:30 pm-6:45 pm – Check-in & Networking Reception 
6:45 pm-7:45 pm – Program


Advanced Techniques to Improve Your CTO Success and Outcomes

Sponsored by Philips 
Room: Shubert Complex, 6th Floor (Reception) 
            Broadway Ballroom, 6th Floor (Program)
            

CHAIR

William L. Lombardi, MD  
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA

FACULTY

Arasi Maran, MD 
Medical University of South Carolina 
Charleston, SC

Craig A. Thompson, MD, MMSc 
NYU Langone Health 
New York, NY

Jennifer A. Tremmel, MD  
Stanford University Medical Center 
Stanford, CA

AGENDA

6:45 pm Use of Short Tip IVUS to Help With Proximal Cap Ambiguity Craig A. Thompson
7:00 pm Use of Laser in Complex Lesion Subsets Jennifer A. Tremmel
7:15 pm The Importance of IVUS in CTOs Arasi Maran
7:30 pm Conclusion  
7:45 pm Adjourn  

 


Friday, March 1, 2019

Breakfast Program

6:30 am-6:45 am – Check-in & Breakfast 
6:45 am-7:45 am – Program


Complex PCI via the Transradial Approach: New Applications for CHIP

Sponsored by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation
Supported through an educational grant from Medtronic 
Room: Shubert Complex, 6th Floor

CHAIR

Ajay J. Kirtane, MD, SM  
NewYork-Presbyterian/ 
Columbia University Medical Center 
New York, NY

FACULTY

Khaldoon Alaswad, MD, RVT  
Henry Ford Hospital 
Detroit, MI

Stéphane Rinfret, MD  
McGill University Health Center 
Montreal, Canada

AGENDA

6:45 am Introduction Ajay J. Kirtane
6:48 am CTO Transradial Setup, Tips, and Tricks Stéphane Rinfret
7:03 am Transradial Case Presentations 1 Khaldoon Alaswad
7:18 am Transradial Case Presentations 2 Ajay J. Kirtane
7:33 am Discussion and Q&A: All Panelists  
7:45 am Adjourn  

Lunch Programs

12:50 pm-1:10 pm – Check-in & Lunch 
1:10 pm-2:10 pm – Program


Optimizing Outcomes: Support and Access Skills to Achieve Complete Revascularization

Sponsored by ABIOMED, Inc.
Room: Shubert Complex, 6th Floor
 

CHAIR

J. Aaron Grantham, MD 
Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute 
Kansas City, MO

FACULTY

Jonathan M. Hill, MD 
King's College Hospital
London, United Kingdom

James M. McCabe, MD  
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA

AGENDA

  Hemodynamic Support as an Enabler for Complete Revascularization  
1:10 pm Patient Outcomes Matter: Complete Revascularization Is the Goal Jonathan M. Hill
1:30 pm CTO Should Not Be a Barrier for Optimizing Outcomes J. Aaron Grantham
1:50 pm Solutions for Overcoming Access Barriers in the Setting of CTO James M. McCabe
2:10 pm Adjourn  
 

The Pathfinder Course by Asahi: A Novel Approach to Complex PCI Education

Sponsored by Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. 
Room: Marquis Ballroom, 9th Floor

 

FACULTY

Jaikirshan Khatri, MD 
Cleveland Clinic 
Cleveland, OH

William L. Lombardi, MD  
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Steven P. Marso, MD 
HCA MidAmerica 
Overland Park, KS

AGENDA

1:10 pm Welcome and Introduction William L. Lombardi
1:22 pm Algorithm Within the Algorithm Steven P. Marso
1:34 pm Mongo Initial Experience and Its Use/Application  William L. Lombardi
1:46 pm Sion Black Initial Experience and Its Use/Application Jaikirshan Khatri
1:58 pm Pathfinder and Local Proctorship Availability Steven P. Marso
2:10 pm Adjourn