PVL Meeting (by invitation only)


T. Arita, J. Bartunek, A. Barysevich, M. Branny, M. Demkow, B. Gerardin, M. Grygier, H. Hara, T. Jadczyk, J. Januska, T. Kilic, M. Kozlowski, W. Kuliczkowski, N.E. Nielsen, J.E. Nielsen Kudsk, A. Ochała, M.Protasiewicz, P. Pysz, A. Rudzitis, Ch. Sahyoun, M. Settergren, G. Smolka, W. Wojakowski, A. Zorinas

20:00 - 23:00
Welcome Faculty Dinner

The Dinner starts at 8:00 PM and will be held in Browar Mariacki Restaurant (Mariacka st.).

The meeting point is Angelo Hotel, Reception Desk - Friday (8th September) - 7:30 PM.
If the weather will be nice, we will go for a short walk through the center of Katowice with the guide.
If not - the transport will be provided.
Dresscode: smart casual/business casual.

08:30 - 09:15
Qualification and imaging for procedural planning

1. Limitations of standard echocardiographic quantification protocol – M. Kozlowski

2. When to close a paraaortic leak – my personal opinion – A. Rudzitis

3. Other structural abnormalities in a patient after SAVR – P. Pysz

4. Discussion 

Retrograde approach, its limitations and how to deal with them

1. W.Wojakowski

2. A.Zorinas

3. Discussion

09:15 - 09:50
CASES - part I

1. T. Arita

2. A. Barysevich

3. M. Branny

4. M. Demkow

5. B. Gerardin

6. Discussion

09:50 - 10:00
Coffee break
10:00 - 11:05
Transseptal puncture and PVL crossing – how do I do it / advantages and limitations of my approach

1. Dr Hara
2. T. Kilic
3. G. Smolka
4. Discussion

The imaging before and during the procedure

1. Optimal angiographic projection for the implantation - G. Smolka
2. 3D RT TEE - P. Pysz
3. CT imaging - Dr Arita
4. Discussion

Transapical closure of a paramitral leak

1. When transapical approach may be the best option? A.Zorinas 

2. Discussion 

11:05 - 11:20
Coffee break
11:20 - 11:55
TECHNOLOGIES supporting transcatheter PVL closure
AVP occluders – when and how do I choose them?
Jens Eric Nielsen Kudsk
PLD – advantages & disadvantages
G. Smolka
Balton – sizing balloons
W. Wojakowski
3D printing - advantages and limitations
T. Jadczyk
Fusion Imaging
Cherif Sahyoun
11:55 - 12:25
CASES - part II

1. M. Grygier

2. H. Hara

3. J. Januska

4. T. Kilic

5. Discussion

12:25 - 13:15
13:15 - 14:00
Hemolysis after PVL closure
M. Demkow
Hemolysis – data from registry
G. Smolka
Specific populations – Japan
T. Arita
Critically ill patient
M. Branny
Plug embolization
W. Wojakowski
Prospective PVL closure registry
B. Gerardin
The pharmacotherapy after the closure – a roundtable discussion
14:00 - 14:45
CASES - part III

J. E. Nielsen Kudsk

W. Kuliczkowski

A. Zorinas

P. Pysz

A. Rudzitis

G. Smolka

W. Wojakowski


14:45 - 15:00
Summary and Adjourn
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