Programme from 2014

In 2014 happened the first Thoracic Aorta Lisbon Symposium in the exquisite Pestana Palace conference room. People gathered with enthusiasm for what would become an informative meeting with the top of the industry.

9H00

WELCOME

ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS
JOSÉ FRAGATA

9H05

1ST SESSION: AORTIC ROOT AND ASCENDING AORTA

MODERATORS

JOSÉ FRAGATA
Lisboa, Portugal

LAURENT DE KERCHOVE
Brussels, Belgium

1. VALVE SPARING ASCENDING AORTA REPLACEMENT

RUGGERO DE PAULIS
Rome, Italy

2. SURGERY FOR THE BICUSPID AORTIC VALVE: REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT

LAURENT DE KERCHOVE
Brussels, Belgium

3. GENETICS OF AORTA DISEASE: IDENTIFYING THE GENES THAT PREDISPOSES TO THORACIC AORTIC ANEURYSM AND ACUTE AORTIC DISSECTION

ISABEL MENDES GASPAR
Lisboa, Portugal

4. THORACIC AORTA PREOPERATIVE DIAGNOSIS AND PLANNING. INFLUENCE OF THE ‘AORTA TEAM’ IN THE OUTCOME

HUGO MARQUES
Lisboa, Portugal

DISCUSSANTS

LINO PATRÍCIO
Lisboa, Portugal

JOÃO CARLOS MOTA
Gaia, Portugal

10H30

COFFEE-BREAK

11H00

2ND SESSION: OPTIONS IN AORTIC ARCH: OPEN SURGERY, HYBRID OR ISOLATED ENDOGRAFTING

MODERATORS

JEAN PAUL BEREGI
Nimes, France

JOSÉ PEDRO NEVES
Carnaxide, Portugal

5. TOTAL ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC ARCH REPLACEMENT; CHIMNEYS OR BRANCHED STENT GRAFTS. THE VASCULAR VIEW.

NILO MOSQUERA
Ourence, Spain

6. OPEN SURGERY OR REROUTING OF THE ARCH VESSELS. THE CARDIAC SURGEON VIEW.

CARLOS VELAZQUEZ
Sevilla, Spain

7. THE SANTA MARTA EXPERIENCE WITH HYBRID PROCEDURES

LUÍS RODRIGUES
Lisboa, Portugal

8. NEW INSIGHTS OF FROZEN ELEPHANT TRUNK IN TOTAL ARCH. ANTEGRADE SELECTIVE CEREBRAL PERFUSION.

DAVIDE PACINI
Bologna, Italy

DISCUSSANTS

MIGUEL ABECASSIS
Carnaxide, Portugal

DUARTE CACELA
Lisboa, Portugal

12H45

LUNCH

14H00

3RD SESSION: TYPE B DISSECTION

MODERATORS

CRISTOPH A. NIENABER
Rostock, Germany

LUÍS MOTA CAPITÃO
Lisboa, Portugal

9. NATURAL HISTORY OF TYPE B DISSECTION. WHAT CAN WE EXPECT.

RÚBEN RAMOS
Lisboa, Portugal

10. ACUTE TYPE B. WHEN AND HOW INTERVENTION IS NEEDED?

JOÃO ALBUQUERQUE E CASTRO
Lisboa, Portugal

11. WHEN TO TREAT AN UNCOMPLICATED TYPE B DISSECTION? IMPORTANCE OF 5 YEARS INSTEAD TRIAL AND THE ADSORB TRIAL.

CRISTOPH A. NIENABER
Rostock, Germany

12. UNCOMPLICATED TYPE B DISSECTION: THE TEAR, FALSE LUMEN THROMBOSIS, THE AORTA DIAMETERS. WHEN TO INTERVENE AND HOW EARLY?

JEAN PAUL BEREGI
Nimes, France

13. HYBRID PROCEDURES IN CHRONIC TYPE B DISSECTION

ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS
Lisboa, Portugal

DISCUSSANTS

JOÃO SILVA E CASTRO
Lisboa, Portugal

RUI CAMPANTE TELES
Carnaxide, Portugal

15H45

SET OF 5 CLINICAL CASES

5 presentations 5 min each.

MODERATORS

ANTÓNIO FREITAS
Amadora, Portugal

MANUEL ALMEIDA
Carnaxide, Portugal

16H45

COFFEE-BREAK

17H00

4TH SESSION: TYPE A AORTIC DISSECTION AND COMPLEX THORACIC AORTA

MODERATORS

HEINZ JACOB
Essen, Germany

PAULO PINHO
Porto, Portugal

14. TYPE A DISSECTION. A CONSERVATIVE APPROACH.

ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS
Lisboa, Portugal

15. TYPE A DISSECTION WITH SURGICAL CONTRAINDICATIONS. IS AN ENDOVASCULAR INTERVENTION REALISTIC?

PEDRO BRAGA
Gaia, Portugal

16. TREATMENT OF ACUTE TYPE A AORTIC DISSECTION. THE ESSEN APPROACH.

HEINZ JACOB
Essen, Germany

17. MEGA AORTA SYNDROME. THE SANTA MARTA EXPERIENCE WITH HYBRID APPROACH.

ANTÓNIO CRUZ TOMÁS
Lisboa, Portugal

DISCUSSANTS

ÂNGELO NOBRE
Lisboa, Portugal

ANA GALRINHO
Lisboa, Portugal

18H30

FINAL CONSIDERATIONS AND CLOSURE

ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS