Programma Scientifico Medici

Sala GRECALE

8.00 - 9.30
Live Cases from Ospedale Lancisi Ancona
Gabriele Gabrielli, Tommaso Piva, Massimiliano Serenelli, Andi Mucaj

Live Cases from Clinica Santa Maria, Bari
Gaetano Contegiacomo, Vincenzo Pestrichella
Guest operator: Federico De Marco (Milano)

Chairperson: Gian Battista Danzi (Pietra Ligure)
Webmoderator: Luca Favero (Castelfranco Veneto)
Factoids: Alberto Ranieri De Caterina (Massa), Marco Vaghetti (Massa)

Commentators: Anella Rizzo (Torino), Fausto Castriota (Cotignola), David Joel Cohen (Kansas City), Nicola Signore (Bari), Bernardo Cortese (Milano), Francesco Versaci (Isernia), Ghada Mikhaill (London)

9.30 - 10.00
CHALLENGE WITH THE EXPERT IN STRUCTURAL FIELD
Expert: Gennaro Santoro (Firenze)
Challenger: Giuseppe Tarantini (Padova)
Webmoderator: Carlo Trani (Roma)

10.00 – 11.25
Main Session
UNMET NEEDS AND PERSISTENT CONTROVERSIES IN SPECIFIC SUBSETS OF PCI PATIENTS
Chairpersons: Steven R. Bailey (San Antonio - USA), Antonio Marzocchi (Bologna)
Webmoderator: Gennaro Galasso (Napoli)

Intermediate Syntax score: the big dilemma
10.00-10.07 CABG is more appropriate 7’ Lorenzo Menicanti (San Donato Milanese)
10.07-10.14 PCI is still feasibile David Joel Cohen (Kansas City)
- Rebuttal 2’

PCI in OAC patient: which is the best strategy
10.16-10.23 Double therapy ready for the “Prime Time” Roxana Mehran (New York- USA)
10.23-10.30 Triple therapy still the best Daniela Trabattoni (Milano)
- Rebuttal 2’

Pretreatment with P2Y12 Inhibitor Therapy in the NSTEMI patients

10.32-10.39 Ticagrelor Is the Agent of Choice Dominick Angiolillo (Jacksonville - USA)
10.39-10.46 Prasugrel Should Still Play the Major Role Leonardo Bolognese (Arezzo)
-Rebuttal 2’

Thrombectomy in PPCI
10.48-10.55 No more role Marco Valgimigli (Rotterdam – The Netherlands)
10.55-11.02 Still a key role Gennaro Sardella (Roma)
- Rebuttal 2’

11.04 – 11.25
Experts Roundtable
Leonardo De Luca (Roma), Guido Parodi (Firenze), Pietro Giudice (Salerno), Eugenio Martuscelli (Roma)

11.25 - 12.55
Live Cases from Ospedale Lancisi Ancona
Gabriele Gabrielli, Tommaso Piva, Massimiliano Serenelli, Andi Mucaj

Live Cases from Clinica Santa Maria, Bari
Gaetano Contegiacomo, Vincenzo Pestrichella

Chairperson: Arturo Giordano (Castelvolturno)
Webmoderator: Giuseppe Musumeci (Bergamo)
Factoids: Alberto Ranieri De Caterina (Massa), Marco Vaghetti (Massa)
Commentators: Giuseppe Guiducci (Roma), Roxana Mehran (New York - USA), Steven R. Bailey (San Antonio – USA), Germano Di Sciascio (Roma), Gregg W. Stone (New York- USA), Alessandro Alberti (Milano), Patrizia Presbitero (Rozzano)

12.55 - 13.25
MY PERSONAL VIEW OF INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY
Presenter: Gennaro Sardella (Roma)
Live Interview with: Patrizia Presbitero (Rozzano) and David Antoniucci (Firenze)

13.25 - 13.30
Switchtime

13.30-15.00
SIMPOSI AZIENDALI

SALA LEVANTE

15.00 – 16.15
Parallel Symposium CORONARY-PHARMACOLOGY
NEW INSIGHTS IN PHARMACOTHERAPY OF PCI TREATED PATIENTS
Chairpersons: Giuseppe Musumeci (Bergamo) Marco Valgimigli (Rotterdam – The Netherlands)

15:00 The role of intravenous anticoagulant therapy in ACS patients: from old fashions to new frontiers Guido Parodi (Firenze)
15:10 Oral Pretreatment Versus Intravenous ADP inhibithors at the Time of PCI Alberto Menozzi (Parma)
15:20 Oral Antiplatelet Agent Conundrums in ACS: unsolved issues and possible solutions Dominick Angiolillo (Jacksonville – USA)
15:30 New oral anticoagulants in patients undergoing PCI Davide Capodanno (Catania)
15:40 How the drugs can reduce angina when revascularization cannot strike out the pain Ezio Bramucci (Milano)

15.50 – 16.15
Experts roundtable and conclusions:
Emanuele Meliga (Torino), Nicoletta Franco (Rimini), Fabrizio Ugo (Torino), Giampaolo Pasquetto (Este),
Elia Iorio (Bari) Giovanni Teruzzi (Milano)

16.15-17.15
Clinical Crossroads CORONARY-PHARMACOLOGY
STENTING IN ACS PATIENTS WITH HIGH BLEEDING RISK
Chairpersons: Giuseppe De Luca (Novara), Claudio Cavallini (Perugia)

16.15 Clinical Case: Piera Capranzano (Catania)

16:20 Stent selection is the mainstay Guglielmo Bernardi (Udine)
16:30 Pharmacological therapy is the major issue Ugo Limbruno (Grosseto)

16.40 Conclusione del caso Piera Capranzano (Catania)

16.45-17.15
Experts Roundtable and conclusions:
Giovanni Maria Santoro (Firenze), GianDomenico Tarsia (Potenza), Antonio Rubino (Caltanissetta), Alessandro Fontanelli (Vicenza), Francesco Greco (Cosenza), Carmen Spaccarotella (Catanzaro)

17.15-18.30
Great Save and Complications CORONARY-PHARMACOLOGY
COMPLICATIONS IN PRIMARY PCI
Chairpersons: Ciro Mauro (Napoli), Fabio Tiecco (Bari)

17.15 - 17.25 Case Presentation: No-Reflow phenomenon Rocco Stio (Roma)
17.25 – 17.35 Experts Roundtable
17.35 – 17.40 Case solution Rocco Stio (Roma)

17.40 – 17.50 Case Presentation: Cardiogenic Shock complicating STEMI. Pedro Silva Orrego (Milano)
17.50– 18.00 Experts Roundtable
18.00 – 18.05 Case solution Pedro Silva Orrego (Milano)


18.05 – 18.15 Case Presentation: Thrombectomy device related complication Italo Porto (Arezzo)
18.15 – 18.25 Experts Roundtable
18.25 – 18.30 Case solution: Italo Porto (Arezzo)

Experts: Ezio Bramucci (Milano), Giampaolo Niccoli (Roma), Raffaele Papa (Formia), Stefano Rigattieri (Roma), Francesco Tomassini (Rivoli) Bernardino Tuccillo (Napoli)

SALA PONENTE

15.00 - 16.15
Parallel Symposium STRUCTURAL
TRANSCATHETER MITRAL VALVE INTERVENTION: OPEN ISSUES
Chairpersons: Ottavio Alfieri (Milano) Michele Senni (Bergamo)

15.00-15.10 Optimal timing to perform a Percutaneous approach to mitral valve repair procedure Ciro Indolfi (Catanzaro)
15.10-15.20 Calcific mitral stenosis: an old target becoming new Roberto Violini (Roma)
15.20-15.30 Waiting for a percutaneous mitral valve: are the new devices palliatives or really effective? Carmelo Grasso (Catania)
15.30-15.40 Percutaneous approach to mitral valve repair as “bridge” to cardiac transplantation Claudio Moretti (Torino)
15.40-15.50 Surgical mitral prostheses: what to do when the problem is inside, what to do when outside Ottavio Alfieri (Milano)
15.50-16.15
Experts roundtable and conclusions:
Maria Cristina Pasqualetto (Venezia), Carmen Spaccarotella (Catanzaro), Marco De Carlo (Pisa), Marco Vaghetti (Massa), Michael Donhaue (Napoli), Roberto Monmassari (Trento)

16.15-17.15
Clinical Crossroads STRUCTURAL
UPDATE IN PFO CLOSURE
Chairpersons : Mario Carminati (San Donato Milanese) Achille Gaspardone (Roma)

16.20 Case presentation Francesco Meucci (Firenze)
16.21 Medical therapy is the best option Massimo Chessa (San Donato Milanese)
16.30 I would like to receive a closure device Eustachio Onorato (Bergamo)
16.40 Case conclusion Francesco Meucci (Firenze)
16.45 17.15
Experts roundtable and conclusions:
Elisabetta Varani (Ravenna) Francesco Di Pede (Portogruaro) Cataldo Palmieri (Massa), Andrea Donti (Bologna ), Marta Bande (San Donato Milanese), GianFranco Butera (San Donato Milanese)

17.15-18.30
Great Save and Complications STRUCTURAL
GETTING IN AND OUT OF TROUBLES DURING TAVR
Chairpersons: Angelo Bruno Ramondo (Bassano del Grappa) Amerigo Stabile (Palermo)

17.15 – 17.25 Case Presentation: HEMODYNAMIC COLLAPSE AFTER VALVE IMPLANTATION
Paolo Pagnotta (Rozzano)
17.25 – 17.35 Expert roundtable
17.35 – 17.40 Case solution

17.40 – 17.50 Case Presentation: DEVICE EMBOLIZATION Bindo Missiroli (Catanzaro)
17.50 – 18.00 Expert roundtable
18.00 – 18.05 Case solution

18.05 – 18.15 Case Presentation: VASCULAR COMPLICATION Mauro Pennacchi (Roma)
18.25 – 18.30 Case solution
Experts: Giorgio Baralis (Cuneo), Alfredo Giuseppe Cerillo (Massa), Alessandro Iadanza (Siena), Paolo Buja (Padova ), Alessandro Furgieri (Lecce), Gioel Gabrio Secco (Novara)

SALA SCIROCCO

15.00 - 16.15
Parallel Symposium CORONARY
MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY: DIVING IN OTHER SEAS
Chairpersons: Francesco Fedele (Roma), Leonardo Bolognese (Arezzo), Stefano Savonitto (Lecco)

15:00 Antiplatelet therapy in patients with acute coronary syndrome sharing with clinical cardiologists Leonardo De Luca (Roma)
15:10 Perioperative management of antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing surgery after coronary stent implantation Corrado Lettieri (Mantova)
15:20 The long-term management of patients after PCI Roberta Rossini (Bergamo)
15:30 Management of patients with patent foramen ovale and cryptogenic stroke Christian Pristipino (Roma)
15:40 Requirements for diagnostic and interventional procedures in patients with peripheral arterial disease Eugenio Stabile (Napoli)
15.50 – 16.15
Experts roundtable and conclusions:
Roberto Pedretti (Tradate), Francesco Rotolo (Roma), Nicola Maddestra (Chieti), Vincenzo Pasceri (Roma), Marino Scherillo (Benevento), Piero Montorsi (Milano)

16.15-17.15
Clinical Crossroads CORONARY-PHARMACOLOGY
PATIENTS CANDIDATE TO NON CARDIAC SURGERY: TO CATH OR NOT TO CATH?
Chairpersons: Giuseppe Patti (Roma) Gian Battista Danzi (Pietra Ligure)

16: 15 Clinical case Paola Colombo (Milano)
16:20 A complete coronary revascularization should be performed in order to reduce perioperative risk
Gennaro Galasso (Napoli)
16:30 Pre-operative PCI increases perioperative risk Emilio Di Lorenzo (Avellino)

16:40 Case conclusion Paola Colombo (Milano)

16:45-17: 15
Experts roundtable and conclusions:
Alessandro Martinoni (Magenta), Vincenzo Pasceri (Roma), Carlo Sponzilli (Milano) Tullio Palmerini (Bologna), Franco Prosperi (Teramo), Michele Schiariti (Roma)

17.15-18.30
Great Save and Complications CORONARY-PHARMACOLOGY
COMPLICATIONS AFTER CORONARY STENT IMPLANTATION
Chairpersons: Guido Belli (Bergamo) Antonio Fiscella (Catania)

17.15-17.25 Case Presentation: BVS Failure Marco Sesana (Desenzano del Garda)
17.25 – 17.35 Experts roundtable
17.35 – 17.40 Case solution Marco Sesana (Desenzano del Garda)

17.40 – 17.50 Case Presentation: Need for urgent, not cardiac  surgery
Battistina Castiglioni (Varese)
17.50 – 18.00 Experts roundtable
18.00 – 18.05 Case solution Battistina Castiglioni (Varese)

18.05 – 18.15 Case Presentation: DES thrombosis due to unexpanded coronary stent Luigi Lucisano (Roma)
18.15 – 18.25 Experts roundtable
18.25 – 18.30 Case solution Luigi Lucisano (Roma)

Experts: Francesco Summaria (Roma), Andrea Pascotto (Mestre), Antonio Montinaro (Lecce), Francesco Vigorito (Salerno), Roberto Mezzanotte (Roma), Anna Maria Nicolino (Pietra Ligure)

SALA LIBECCIO

15.00 -16.45
GISE-TCT Mediterranean JOINT SESSION
Chairpersons: George Dangas (New York – USA) Gennaro Sardella (Roma)

15.00-15.05 The mission of TCT in Mediterranean area
Speaker:  George Dangas (New York – USA)
15.05-15.15 TCT 2014 Late Breaking Trial Highlights
Speaker:  George Dangas (New York – USA)

What are the key LBCT messages for the clinical practitioner?
15.15-15.30 Expert Roundtable: Gregg W. Stone (New York – USA) Alaide Chieffo (Milano) David Antoniucci (Firenze) Ferdinando Varbella (Rivoli)

State of the art and future perspectives on:

15.30-15.37- Bioresorbable scaffolds
Speaker: Antonio Colombo (Milano)
15.37-15.44 Percutaneous approach to mitral valve repair status 2014
Speaker: Gregg W. Stone  (New York – USA)
15.44-15.51 –New pharmacological options in PCI treated patients
Speaker: Gregg W. Stone  (New York – USA)

15.51-16.05 Expert Roundtable: Corrado Tamburino (Catania) Francesco Bedogni (Milano) Roxana Mehran (New York – USA) David J. Cohen (Kansas City – USA)

16.05-16.10 TAVR Case Presentation:  TAVR Live case from TCT2014
Speaker: George Dangas (New York – USA)
16.10-16.20 Expert Roundtable:  Antonio Colombo (Milano ) Luigi Salemme (Mercogliano) Sergio Berti (Massa) Corrado Tamburino (Catania)

16.20-16.27 Anticoagulation therapy in ACS
Speaker: Roxana Mehran (New York – USA)

16.27-16.45 Expert Roundtable: Piera Capranzano (Catania) David J. Cohen (Kansas City USA), Leonardo Bolognese (Arezzo) Steven R. Bailey (San Antonio – USA)

Upgrade your technique CORONARY

16:45-18:30 Improve your skills in complex lesions and techniques
Chairpersons: Massimo Margheri (Ravenna) Giuseppe Sangiorgi (Roma)

16:45 Clinical case: True bifurcation lesion Gaetano Gioffre’ (Roma)
16:50 My top 10 tips and tricks for complex true bifurcation lesions Francesco Burzotta (Roma)
17:00 Experts Discussion

17:10 Clinical case: Retrograde approach Luca Grancini (Milano)
17:15 My top 10 tips and tricks for CTO lesions Alfredo Ruggero Galassi (Catania)
17:25 Experts Discussion

17:35 Clinical case: Radial anatomical variation Enrico Romagnoli (Viterbo)
17:40 My top 10 tips and tricks in radial approach Orazio Valsecchi (Bergamo)
17:50 Experts Discussion

18:00 Clinical case: SVG PCI Enrico Passamonti (Cremona)
18:05 My top 10 tips and tricks in SVG treatment Giovanni Esposito (Napoli)
18:15-18.30 Experts Discussion

EXPERTS ROUNDTABLE
Sharham Moshiri (Pietra Ligure), Paolo Sbarzaglia (Cotignola) Renato Valenti (Firenze), Marco Basile (Bari), Angelina Vassileva (Bergamo), Antonino Granatelli (Tivoli)

SALA GHIBLI

15.00 - 17.15

START UP/INNOVATION AND EVOLUTION

Session III: Coronary

Coordinator: Alessandro Santo Bortone (Bari)
Chairpersons: Antonio Montinaro (Lecce ), Antonio Manari (Reggio Emilia)

15.00-15.10
Dual theraphy stent- a long term solution to vessel restoration
Giuseppe De Luca (Novara)

15.10-15.20
The new coronary conic DEB generation
Sebastiano Marra (Torino)

15.20-15.30
DES with passive Silicon Carbide coating: technology and update
Nicola Signore (Bari)

15.30-15.40
DES polymer free with reservoir: new projects and update
Fabio Tiecco (Bari)

15.40-15.50
Second generation bioresorbable scaffold: the Novolimus Eluting Bioresorbable Coronary Stent
Bindo Missiroli (Catanzaro)

15.50-16.00
The self expandable stent with a new coating: technology and update
Alessio La Manna (Catania)

16.00-16.10
Statin drug eluting coronary stent: technology and update 
Gaetano Gioffrè (Roma)

16.10-16.20
Ti-NO technology in the short DAPT era: update
Maurizio Turturo (Bari)

16.20-16.30
Covered stent small catheter compatible
Pier Francesco Corvo (Roma)

16.30-16.40
A new coronary stent for the optimal treatment of CTO
Roberto Garbo (Torino)

16.40-16.50
A new tapered coronary stent for treatment of coronary bifurcation
Francesco Versaci (Isernia)

16.50-17.00
New DCB technology with a different carrier
Francesco Liistro (Arezzo)

16.40-17.15 EXPERTS ROUNDTABLE
Emanuela Piccaluga (Milano), Giacinto Calculli (Matera), Paolo Ferraro (Napoli ), Piero Pecce (Pescara), Alberto Benassi (Modena)

17.15 – 18.30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
MITRAL VALVE INTERVENTIONS 2

Chairpersons: Marco De Carlo (Pisa),Maria Cristina Pasqualetto (Venezia),

17.15 -17.25
Speckle-tracking echocardiography in the evaluation of left and right ventricular function after mitraclip implantation in functional mitral regurgitation
A. Vitarelli, G. Tanzilli, L. Capotosto, A. Azzano, R. Ashurov, E. Mangieri (Roma)

17.25 – 17.35
Percutaneous mitral valve repair with the MitraClip® System in patients already treated with MitraClip
M. Ministeri, C. Grasso, S. Cannata, S. Immè, M. Barbanti, D. Capodanno, G. Ronsivalle, A. caggegi, S. Mangiafico, S. Scandura, S. Giaquinta, C. Tamburino (Catania)

17.35 – 17.45
Impact of tricuspid regurgitation on clinical and echocardiographic outcomes after percutaneous edge-to-edge mitral valve repair : Insight from the GRASP registry
Y. Ohno, G.F. Attizzani, D. Capodanno, S. Immè, M. Barbanti, S. Cannata, F. Dipasqua, M. Ministeri, A. Caggegi, A.M. Pistritto, M. Chiarandà, G. Ronsivalle, S. Giaquinta, S. Farruggio, S. Mangiafico, S. Scandura, P. Capranzano, C. Grasso, C. Tamburino (Catania)

17.45 – 17.55
MitraClip implantation for high risk patients with severe mitral regurgitation: first year experience
A. Pecoraro, L. Lucisano, M. Pennacchi, S. Calcagno, F. Placentino, L. Villanova, E. Cavallo, R.E. Stio, M. Mancone, F. Pugliese, A. Giordano, F. Finizio, F. Fedele, G. Sardella (Roma, Castelvolturno)

17.55 – 18.05
One- and two-years safety and efficacy outcomes of patients undergoing edge-to-edge percutaneous mitral valve repair (from the GRASP Registry)
S. Cannata, D. Capodanno, S. Scandura, S. Immè, A.M. Pistritto, M. Ministeri, M. Barbanti, A.M. Caggegi, M. Chiarandà, F. Di Pasqua, S. Giaquinta, G. Ronsivalle, S. Mangiafico, C. Tamburino, C. Grasso (Catania)

18.05 – 18.15
Gender-related clinical and echocardiographic outcomes at thirty-day and twelve-month follow-up after MitraClip implantation
S. Cannata, G. Attizzani, Y. Ohno, D. Capodanno, F. Di Pasqua, S. Immè, S. Mangiafico, M. Barbanti, M. Ministeri, A. Cageggi, A.M. Pistritto, S. Giaquinta, M. Chiarandà, G. Ronsivalle, S. Scandura, C. Tamburino, P. Capranzano, C. Grasso (Catania)

18.15 – 18.25
Twenty years follow-up after successful percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty in a large contemporary series of patients with mitral stenosis
F. Tomai, A. Gaspardone, F. Versaci, A.S. Ghini, L. Altamura, L. De Luca, G. De Persio, P. Corvo, G. Gioffrè, P.A. Gioffrè (Roma, Campobasso)

SALA MISTRAL

15.00-18.00
GISE STRUCTURAL INTENSIVE COURSES

15.00-16.00 TAVR
Coordinator: Francesco Bedogni (Milano)
Expert: Angelo Bruno Ramondo (Bassano del Grappa)

16.00-17.00 MITRAL CLIP
Coordinator: Arturo Giordano (Castelvolturno)
Expert: Filippo Finizio (CastelVolturno)

17.00-18.00 LAA CLOSURE
Coordinator: Sergio Berti (Massa)
Expert: Gennaro Santoro (Firenze)

SALA ZEFIRO

15.00-18.00
GISE CORONARY INTENSIVE COURSES

15.00-16.00 CTO
Coordinator: Ferdinando Varbella (Rivoli)
Expert: Roberto Garbo (Torino)

16.00-17.00 LM/BIFURCATION
Coordinator: Alfredo Marchese (Bari)
Expert: Imad Sheiban (Peschiera del Garda)

17.00-18.00 IMAGING AND FUNCTIONAL EVALUATION
Coordinator: Edoardo Verna (Varese)
Expert: Mauro De Benedictis (Torino

SALA MELTEMI

16.45 – 18.30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
BEST CLINICAL CASE 1

Chairpersons: Rocco Aldo Osanna (Potenza), Roberto Serdoz (Roma)

16.45-16.55
My worst complication: left main coronary artery dissection involving LAD and LCx during primary PCI
F. Zilio, M. Mojoli, P. Buja , G. Tarantini (Padova)

16.55-17.05
Pulmonary embolectomy in massive PE: an alternative approach
F. Colombo, G. Boccuzzi, R. Garbo, S. Colangelo, F. Ugo, P. Noussan (Torino)

17.05-17.15
Usefulness of intracoronary imaging and doble lumen catheter to solve a major complication in a previously stented left main coronary artery
Enrico Cerrato, Corina Biagioni, Javier Escaned (Madrid - E)

17.15-17.25
La quiete dopo la tempesta
S. Monaco (Caltagirone)

17.25-17.35
Unexpanded stent treated by laser technique
L. Lucisano, S. Calcagno, R.E. Stio, G. Sardella (Roma)

17.35-17.45
TAVI: a possible role in the treatment of aortic infective endocarditis
M. Mancone, M. Pennacchi, G. Sardella (Roma)

17.45-17.55
Bailout retrieving” di Corevalve dopo occlusione coronarica acuta e shock: tecnica estrema con pallone
M. Basile, E. Cico, A. Palmiotto, V. Paradies, G. Nasso, F. Bedogni, A. Marchese (Bari, Milano)

17.55 -18.05
Ostruzione calcifica AFS in paziente affetto da IRC severa.Efficace PTA tramite doppio approccio (femorale e popliteo), rendez-vous technique ed impiego di CO2 come mezzo di contrasto
P. Sbarzaglia (Cotignola)

18.05 – 18.15
Beyond the match… Everyday dilemmas about chest pain management in young patients: a multidisciplinary approach
A. Mangieri, D. Regazzoli, F. Ancona, M. Slavich, P. Spagnolo, D. Di Marco, G. Pizzetti, M. Montorfano
A. Margonato, A. Colombo (Milano)

18.15 – 18.25
Ischemia miocardica da furto polmonare: un caso di finestra aorto-­polmonare iatrogena
G. Ferraro (Torino)

SALA ALISEO

16.45 – 18.30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
BEST CLINICAL CASE 2

Chairpersons: Paolo Bellotti (Savona), Marcello Caputo (Chieti)

16.45 – 16.55
Phasic progression-regression of “in-stent neo-intimal restenosis”. A case report
Valeria Paradies, Elia Iorio, Marco Basile, Angela Palmiotto, Alfredo Marchese (Bari)

16.55 – 17.05
A challenging mitral valvuloplasty
A. Cipriani, M. Mojoli, G. Tarantini (Padova)

17.05 – 17.15
TAVI with Portico valve for a degenerative bioprosthetic surgical valve (Biocor)
R. Latini (Milano)

17.15 -17.25
Successful double retrograde approach for recanalization of double coronary chronic total occlusions
G.L. Gasparini (Milano)

17.25 – 17.35
Giant aneurysm of right coronary artery treated by percutaneous coil embolization
A. Rognoni (Novara)

17.35 -17.45
Management of Delivery Catheter thrombosis during TAVI
M.L. Agnifili (Milano)

17.45 – 17.55
2 catheters for 1 perforation
L. Barbieri (Novara)

17.55 – 18.05
CAD e neoplasia quale iter operativo seguire?
P. Vicinelli (Magenta)

18.05 – 18.15
Successful repair of a coronary perforation with coil embolization
F. Colombo, S. Colangelo, G. Boccuzzi, F. Ugo, R. Garbo (Torino)

18.15 – 18.25
Questione di… filtri
G. D’Alessandro (Cotignola)

SALA BORA

16.00 – 17.10
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
PCI PHARMACOLOGY

Chairpersons: Andrea Perkan (Trieste), Luigi Sommariva (Viterbo)

16.00 – 16.10
Impact of baseline haemorrhagic risk on the benefit of bivalirudin versus unfractionated heparin in patients treated with coronary angioplasty: a meta-regression analysis of randomized trials. Focus on stent thrombosis
A. Barioli, M. Mojoli, G. Masiero, M. Facchin, G. D’Amico, P. Purita, E. Covolo, A. Al Mamary, F. Zilio, A.C. Frigo, L. Cacciavillani, A. Marzari, M. Napodano, S. Iliceto, G. Tarantini (Padova)

16.10 – 16.20
Percutaneous coronary interventions in patients with elevated INR values: a sub-analysis of the WARfarin and Coronary STENTing (WAR-STENT) Registry
A. Sciahbasi, F. Saia, L. Steffanon, P. Calabrò, C. Briguori, C. Palmieri, A. Rizzi, G. Steffenino, M. Valgimigli, G. Di Pasquale, M. Galvani, A. Maggioni, L. Bolognese, A. Rubboli (Roma, Bologna, Modena, Napoli, Massa, Brescia, Cuneo, Rotterdam - NL, Bologna, Forlì, Firenze, Arezzo)

16.20 – 16.30
Bivalirudin versus heparin in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
G. Ferrante, P. Pagnotta, P. Presbitero (Rozzano)

16.30 – 16.40
Efficacia della trombolisi intratrombo in pz con STEMI sottoposti a PCI primaria previa trombectomia
M. Polacco, E. Taurino, E. Sussolano, L. Iannetta, F. Pelliccia, C. Gaudio, C. Greco (Roma)

16.40 – 16.50
Intracoronary adenosine administration reduces MACE and heart failure in patients with acute myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of RCTs
A. Polimeni, S. De Rosa, S. Sorrentino, J. Sabatino, C. Indolfi (Catanzaro)

16.50 – 17.00
Bivalirudin as compared to unfractionated heparin in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary revascularization: a meta-analysis of 16 randomized trials
M. Verdoia, L. Barbieri, A. Schaffer, P. Marino, G. De Luca (Novara)

17.00 – 17.10
Frailty and end-of-life in ACS patients: identification and prognostic impact
C. Moretti, M. Bertaina, G. Quadri, F. D’Ascenzo, S. Marra, P. Cavallo Perin, C. Marinone, F. Riccardini, S. Bergerone, C. Moiraghi, F. Veglio, F. Giusto, C. Colaci, M. Di Cuia, V. De Simone, S. Fenning, F. Gaita (Torino , Edimburgh - UK)

17.10- 18.30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
TAVI

Chairpersons: Enrico Franceschini Grisolia (Belluno), Giuseppe Trianni (Massa)

17.10 – 17.20
Procedural and clinical outcomes of subclavian versus transaortic approach for transcatheter aortic valve replacement with self-expandable CoreValve: an Italian multicenter experience
C. Fiorina, F. De Marco, L. Testa, M. De Carlo, M. Adamo, C. Giannini, D. Maffeo, S. Curello, G. Coletti, G. Bruschi, S. Bonardelli, F. Bedogni, A.S. Petronio, F. Ettori (Brescia, Milano, Pisa)

17.20 – 17.30
Degeneration of transcatheter implanted aortic bioprosthesis: a single center experience
P. Spontoni, F. De Sanctis, G. My, C. Giannini, F. De Caro, L. Misuraca, A. Pieroni, M. De Carlo, A.S. Petronio (Pisa)

17.30 – 17.40
Expandable sheath for transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement: procedural outcomes and complications
P.A.M. Purita, E. Covolo, M. Facchin, M. Martin, E. Yzeiraj, R. Tenaglia, F. Zilio, A. Al-Mamary, M. Mojoli, G. D’amico, A. Barioli, B. Celmeta, G. Dariol, V. Gasparetto, C. Fraccaro, D. Pittarello, G. Isabella, G. Tarantini, M. Napodano (padova)

17.40 – 17.50
Mortalità precoce post intervento di TAVI: correlazione con le caratteristiche dei pazienti e le complicanze periprocedurali
F. Cavalla, V. Boasi, M. Moretti, F. Rapetto, M. Vischi, C. Brunelli, M. Balbi (Genova, Sanremo)

17.50 – 18.00
Clinical outcomes of patients with low-flow, low-gradient severe aortic stenosis according to treatment modality
D. Cao, C. O’Sullivan, G. Stefanini, L. Englberger, S. Stortecky, T. Carrel, P. Wenaweser, S. Windecker (Bern - CH)

18.00 – 18.10

Il profilo emodinamico delle bioprotesi aortiche nel paziente anziano: TAVI ed Edwards Intuity a confronto
F. Iacovelli, A.S. Bortone, M. Cicala, G. Martinelli, A. Cotroneo, R.M. Montesanti, R. Alemanni, A. Pignatelli, S.G. Primitivo, V. Pestrichella, T. Acquaviva, E. De Cillis, M. Cassese, G. Contegiacomo (Bari, Monza, Taranto)

18.10 – 18.20
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation without balloon predilation: a non-randomized single centre experience
C. Lettieri, M. Romano, N. Baccaglioni, F. Buffoli, R. Rosiello, F. Agostini, V. Fiorani, R. Pacchioni, M. Rambaldini, R. Zanini (Mantova)

18.20 – 18.30
Impact of mitral regurgitation on survival after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
E. Covolo, M. Facchin, P.A.M. Purita, E. Yzeiraj, M. Martin, B. Celmeta, G. D’Amico, A. Barioli, M. Mojoli, C. Zanetti, T. Fabris, G. Dariol, A. Al-Mamary, G. Masiero, F. Zilio, V. Gasparetto, C. Fraccaro, M. Napodano, A. D’Onofrio, R. Bianco, D. Pittarello, G. Isabella, G. Gerosa, S. Iliceto, G. Tarantini (Padova)

SALA MARIN

15.00 – 16.00
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
PCI PHARMACOLOGY ORAL TREATMENT

Chairpersons: Paolo Calabria (Grosseto), Alessandro Danesi (Roma)

15.00 – 15.10
Male vs female comparison of high ROsuvastatin and Atorvastatin pretreatment in patients undergoing elective PCI to reduce the incidence of MyocArdial periprocedural necrosis. The ROMA Gender Differences trial
L. Lucisano, S. Calcagno, S. Cimino, M. Pennacchi, F. Placentino, L. Villanova, E. Cavallo, R.E. Stio, M. Mancone, F. Fedele, G. Sardella (Roma)

15.10 – 15.20
Time-related effect of P2Y12 inhibitors pre-treatment in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
V. Paradies, M. Pepe, A. Cafaro, F. Masi, M. Basile, F. Iacovelli, D. Zanna, G. Camarda, D. Quagliara, R. Guglielmi, S. Favale (Bari)

15.20 – 15.30
Correlation between high on-treatment platelet reactivity and periprocedural myocardial infarction: just a matter of definitions?
I. Cavallari, F. Mangiacapra, E. Ricottini, A. D’Ambrosio, G. Patti, G. Di Sciascio (Roma)

15.30 – 15.40
Short-term versus standard 12-month dual antiplatelet therapy duration after drug-eluting stents implantation
D. Cao, G. Stefanini, G. Siontis, D. Heg, P. Juni, S. Windecker (Bern - CH)

15.40 – 15.50
Compliance to B.I.D. ticagrelor versus single dose prasugrel in patients discharged with an indication to dapt for coronary artery disease: a propensity matched study
M. Mojoli, G. Masiero, A. Lunardon, N. Bettella, M. Facchin, G. D’Amico, A. Barioli, P.A.M. Purita, E. Covolo, M. Martin, C. Zanetti, A. Al Mamary, G. Dariol, F. Zilio, M. Napodano, G. Isabella, S. Iliceto, G. Tarantini (Padova)

15.50 – 16.00
Alternative strategies to aspirin and clopidogrel for patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome: a network meta-analysis
F. D’Ascenzo, C. Moretti, P. Omedè, I. Meynet, E. Cerrato, U. Barbero, G. Quadri, F. Ballocca, F. Giordana, G. Biondi Zoccai, F. Gaita (Torino, Roma)

16.00- 17.10
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
BIFURCATION & CTO INTERVENTIONS

Chairpersons: Marco Marino (Marsala), Caterina Gandolfo (Palermo)

16.00 – 16.10
Percutaneous coronary intervention versus medical therapy for coronary chronic total occlusion: result from the Italian Registry of Chronic Total Occlusion (IRCTO)
S.D. Tomasello, S. Giubilato, P. Rubartelli, A. Marzocchi, A. Gagnor, R. Garbo, G. Niccoli, C. Tamburino, A. Galassi (Catania, Bologna, Rivoli, Torino, Roma)

16.10 – 16.20
Retrograde recanalization of chronic total occlusions in Europe: procedural and in-hospital outcomes from the multicenter ERCTO Registry
S.D. Tomasello, G. Sianos, G. Werner, J. Escaned, M. Boukris, A. Gagnor, R. Garbo, C. Di Mario, A. Galassi (Catania, Thessaloniki - GR, Darmstadt - D, Madrid - E, Rivoli, Torino, London - UK)

16.20 – 16.30
Percutaneous treatment of coronary bifurcation: a network meta analysis of randomized controlled trial
J. Perversi, F. D’Ascenzo, G. Quadri, C. Moretti, P. Omedè, U. Barbero, E. Cerrato, F. Gaita (Torino)

16.30 -16.40
Percutaneous coronary intervention for coronary bifurcation lesions. Follow-up results of 63 patients treated with Tryton Side Branch Stent
E. Koni, M. Vaghetti, G. Trianni, M. Ravanni, A. Rizza, M. Ciardetti, M. Coceani, A. De Caterina, L. Pastormerlo, S. Berti, C. Palmieri (Massa, Pisa)

16.40 – 16.50
Coronary recanalization of chronic total occlusions: a systematic use of antegrade approach with the step-up technique. A single center experience
P. Corvo, L. Altamura, L. De Luca, A.S. Ghini, M. Casenghi, F. Tomai (Roma)

16.50 – 17.00
Comparison of a strategy using a dedicated self-expanding Biolimus A9-eluting stent versus standard bifurcation strategies with a drug-eluting stent (DES): an observational retrospective study
F. Placentino, S. Calcagno, E. Cavallo, L. Villanova, L. Lucisano, M. Pennacchi, R.E. Stio, M. Mancone, F. Fedele, G. Sardella (Roma)

17..00 – 17.10
Incidence, treatment and in-hospital clinical outcome of bifurcation lesions in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary chronic total occlusion coronary interventions
F. Marzà, S.D. Tomasello, M. Boukris, S. Azzarelli, S. Giubilato, A. Galassi (Catania)

17.10 – 18.30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
STRUCTURAL HEART INTERVENTIONS

Chairpersons: Carmelo Sgroi (Catania), Achille Gaspardone (Roma)

17.10 – 17.20
Combined percutaneous closure of paravalvular leaks and intraprosthetic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
T. Attisano, F. Vigorito, R. Citro, M.R. Di Muro, C. Baldi, G. Santoro, P. Giudice (Salerno, Napoli)

17.20 – 17.30
Follow-up a lungo termine della chiusura di forame ovale pervio con l’utilizzo di due differenti sistemi percutanei
F. Scalise, V. Casali, C. Auguadro, M. Manfredi, E. Novelli, G. Specchia (Monza)

17.30 – 17.40
Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure: single centre experience
D. Regazzoli, F. Ancona, F. Guarracini, M. Oppizzi, A. Aurelio, A. Mangieri, E. Agricola, A. Marzi, A. Margonato, P. Della Bella, P. Mazzone (Milano)

17.40 -17.50
New onset atrial fibrillation after percutaneous PFO closure in a large population with long term follow up
C. Lucarelli, D. Zavalloni Parenti, V. Lisignoli, P. Scacciatella, L. Biava, I. Meynet, P. Presbitero (Rozzano, Torino)

17.50 – 18.00
Gender-related differences in patients with PFO undergoing percutaneous closure
G. D’Amico, C. Zanetti, M. Mojoli, N. Bettella, E. Covolo, M. Facchin, A. Barioli, P. Purita, F. Zilio, G. Masiero, A. Al-Mamary, A. Lunardon, T. Fabris, G. Dariol, A. Carrer, M. Napodano, D. Pittarello, G. Isabella, S. Iliceto, G. Tarantini, P. Buja (Padova)

18.00 – 18.10
Residual shunt after percutaneuos closure of patent foramen ovale with simple anatomy. A comparison between Amplatzer and non-Amplatzer devices
N. Marchese, C. Vigna, M. Pacilli, V. Inchingolo, R. Fanelli (San Giovanni Rotondo)

18.10 – 18.20
Long term outcomes following transcatheter PFO closure: impact on thromboembolism and on chronic cephalalgia
M. Mojoli, G. D’Amico, N. Bettella, C. Zanetti, M. Facchin, E. Covolo, F. Zilio, A. Barioli, G. Masiero, P.A.M. Purita, A. Lunardon, T. Fabris, G. Dariol, A. Al Mamary, M. Napodano, P. Buja, D. Pittarello, G. Isabella, S. Iliceto, G. Tarantini (Padova)

18.20 – 18.30
Follow up a medio termine dell’impianto di occlusore dell’auricola sinistra
E. Brscic, S. De Salvo, B. Pezzulich (Torino)