Programme for 2019
This year’s TALS will happen Friday, 22nd November 2019.
FALTA FRASE QUE DESCREVE ESTA REUNIÃO.
8H00
REGISTRATION
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9H00
WELCOME
ADELINO LEITE MOREIRA
President of the Portuguese Society of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
9H05
1ST SESSION: AORTIC ROOT. UNCONTROLLED INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS. ABSCESS, FALSE ANEURYSM, FISTULA, AORTIC-VENTRICULAR DISRUPTION AND OTHER COMPLICATIONS
Falta texto a introduzir a primeira sessão.
MODERATORS
LUISA BRANCO | Cardiology, Lisboa, Portugal
KLAUS KALLENBACH | Cardiac Surgery, Luxemburg
TOPICS IN DISCUSSION
– Imaging Diagnosis
– TET and CT Scan
– Multiresistent Microorganisms
– Indications for an Emergent Operation
– Surgical Principles and Options
– Homografts and Root Xenografts
– TAVI Endocarditis
CLINICAL CASES Amuse-bouche
A. TBD
DANIELA AFONSO | Cardiac Surgery, Lisboa, Portugal

B. TBD
TBD | Cardiac Surgery, Hospital Stª. Cruz, PORTUGAL

1.1. INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS. MULTIRESISTENT MICROORGANISMS AND OTHERS (MRSA / KLEBS RESIST)
TBD | Infectious disease specialist from HCC, Lisboa, Portugal
1.2. UNCONTROLLED INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS. ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
PASTORA GALLEGO | Cardiology, Sevilla, Spain
1.3. WHEN INFECTION EXTENDED THROUGH THE RING. SURGICAL PRINCIPLES, TIMING FOR SURGERY AND WHAT IS THE IDEAL REPLACEMENT
DAVIDE PACINI | Cardiac Surgery, Bologna, Italy
1.4. HOMOGRAFT. ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTGES
JOSÉ PEDRO NEVES | Cardiac Surgery, Lisboa, Portugal
1.5. AORTIC ROOT XENOGRAFT (FREESTYLE). IS IT A RELIABLE OPTION?
TBD | …
1.6. MY EXPERIENCE WITH UNCONTROLLED INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS
KLAUS KALLENBACH | Cardiac Surgery, Luxemburg
1.7. MY EXPERIENCE WITH UNCONTROLLED INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS. FOCUS IN FREESTYLE
TBA | …
1.8. TAVI ENDOCARDITIS. SHOULD WE BE WORRIED?
CARMELO MIGNOSA | Cardiac Surgery, Palermo, Italy
PANEL OF EXPERTS
MARIO JORGE AMORIM | Cardiac Surgery, Porto, Portugal
LUZ PITTA | Cardiology, Santarém, Portugal
ANA OLIVEIRA SOARES | Cardiology, Lisboa, Portugal
10H40
COFFEE-BREAK
11H00
CONFERENCE
CHAIRMEN
PAULO PINHO | Cardiac Surgery, Porto, Portugal
LUÍS VOUGA | Cardiac Surgery, Gaia, Portugal
A. EVOLUTION IN THE TREATMENT OF ASCENDING AORTIC ANEURYSMS
MARTIN CZERNY | Cardiac Surgery, Freiburg, Germany
B. EVOLUTION IN THE TREATMENT OF TYPE A ACUTE DISSECTION
HEINZ JACOB | Cardiac Surgery, Essen, Germany
11H40
2ND SESSION: ACUTE AORTIC SINDROME
Falta texto a introduzir a segunda sessão.
MODERATORS
ANGELO NOBRE | Cardiac Surgery, Hospital de Santa Marta, Lisboa, Portugal
JEAN-PHILIPPE VERHOYE | Cardiac Surgery, Rennes, France
CLINICAL CASES Amuse-bouche
C. TBD
JORGE PINHEIRO SANTOS | Cardiac Surgery Resident, Lisboa, Portugal

D. TBD
TBD | Hospital Stª. Maria, Portugal

E. TBD
DANIEL … | Cardiac Surgery, Portugal

2.1. ACUTE AORTIC SYNDROME AND ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME. HOW TO DISTINGUISH AND WHAT TO DO IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM OF A GENERAL HOSPITAL
PEDRO BICO | Cardiology, Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal
2.2. UPA AND IMH. WHEN TO TREAT?
OLIVER BERNECKER | Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital St. Poelten, Austria
2.3. THE FROZEN ELEPHANT TRUNK IN ACUTE TYPE A AORTIC DISSECTIONS. WHY IS IT AN OPTION IN SELECTED CASES AND WHEN IT IS ASSOCIATED WITH BETTER OUTCOMES
JOHN COCOTSAKIS | Cardiac Surgery, Athens, Greece
2.4. STATIC AND DYNAMIC MALPERFUSION. HOW TO RECOGNIZE AND OPTIONS TO TREAT
CHRISTIAN ETZ | Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig, Germany
2.5. HOW TO DEAL WITH THE ROOT
CARMELO MIGNOSA | Cardiac Surgery, Palermo, Italy
2.6. IS THERE AN AGE LIMIT TO SURGICAL TREAMENT OR SHOULD WE SELECT THE CASES?
THANOS SIORIS | Cardiac Surgery, Tampere, Finland
2.7. ELECTIVE HYBRID PROCEDURES IN AORTA TYPE A ACUTE DISSECTION. ANOTHER OPTION TO INDUCE FL THROMBOSIS AND POSITIVE REMODELING TO IMPROVE LATE OUTCOMES
ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS | Cardiac Surgery, Hospital de Stª Marta, Lisboa, Portugal
2.8. HYBRID PROCEDURES IN AORTA TYPE A ACUTE DISSECTION. A STRATEGY TO REDUCE THE SURGICAL RISK
JEAN PHILIPPE VERHOYE | Cardiac Surgery, Rennes, France
2.9. PATIENT TAILORED PLAN, HYBRID ROOM AND AORTIC DEDICATED TEAM. IS IT THE WAY TO GO? THE BOLOGNA EXPERIENCE
DAVIDE PACINI | Cardiac Surgery, Bologna, Italy
2.10. 2ND STAGE TEVAR AFTER FET
ANTÓNIO CRUZ TOMÁS | Cardiac Surgery, Hospital de Stª Marta, Lisboa, Portugal
PANEL OF EXPERTS
SASKO JOVEV | Cardiac Surgery, Skopje, Macedonia
ANA GALRINHO | Cardiology, Lisboa, Portugal
MIGUEL ABECASSIS | Cardiac Surgery, Lisboa, Portugal
PAULO NEVES | Cardiac Surgery, Gaia, Portugal
13H30
LUNCH
14H30
CONFERENCE
CHAIRMAN
JOSÉ PEDRO NEVES | Cardiac Surgery, Lisboa, Portugal
C. A LIFE DEDICATED TO COMPLEX AORTIC SURGERY. LESSONS TO THE NEW GENERATIONS
ROBERTO DI BARTOLOMEO | Cardiac Surgery, Bologna, Italy
15H00
3RD SESSION: AORTA CLINICAL CASES: COMPLICATIONS, MISTAKES AND MISHAPPENINGS
The complex thoracic aorta pathology has been increasingly frequent, probably due to a refined diagnosis. The surgical challenge to intervene in the arch and proximal descending aorta is in rapid evolution. Total endovascular arch repair is available for selected patients, still there are shadows to overcome.
MODERATORS
CHRISTIAN ETZ | Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig, Germany
MIGUEL SOUSA UVA | Cardiac Surgery, Lisboa, Portugal
3.1. HOSPITAL STA MARTA «PARAPLEGIA AFTER FET IN TYPE A CHRONIC RESIDUAL DISSECTION»
ANTÓNIO CRUZ TOMÁS | Cardiac Surgery, Hospital de Stª. Marta, Lisboa, Portugal
3.2. HOSPITAL S. JOÃO
TBA | …
3.3. HOSPITAL STª. MARIA
TBA | …
3.4. HOSPITAL GAIA « …… »
FÁTIMA NEVES | Cardiac Surgery, Gaia, Portugal
DISCUSSANTS
KLAUS KALLENBACH | Cardiac Surgery, Luxemburg
JOHN COCOTSAKIS | Cardiac Surgery, Athens, Greece
RICARDO ARRUDA PEREIRA | Cardiac Surgery, Lisbon, Portugal
16H00
4TH SESSION: IMAGING AND HOT TOPICS IN …
Falta texto que introduz a 4ª sessão.
MODERATORS
DAVIDE PACINI | Cardiac Surgery, Bologna, Italy
MARTIN CZERNY | Cardiac Surgery, Freiburg, Germany
4.1. TAKAYASUS ARTERITIS
JOÃO SILVA E CASTRO | Vascular Surgery, Hospital de Stª. Marta, Lisboa, Portugal
4.2. AORTITIS: SYPHLITIC AORTITIS AND GIANT CELLS ARTERITES
SASKO JOVEV | Cardiac Surgery, Skopje, Macedonia
4.3. RESIDUAL TYPE A CHRONIC DISSECTION. ARCH ENLARGEMENT
OLIVER BERNECKER | Cardiac Surgery, Sankt Pölten, Austria
4.4. MEGA AORTA SYNDROME
JACQUES TOMASI | Cardiac Surgery, Rennes, France
4.5. CHRONIC AORTIC DISSECTION and FET. CONCERNS ABOUT AVOIDING PARAPLEGIA
KLAUS KALLENBACH | Cardiac Surgery, Luxemburg
4.6. MARFAN AND LOEYS-DIETZ SYNDROMES
THANOS SIORIS | Cardiac Surgery, Tampere, Finland
DISCUSSANTS
CARMELO MIGNOSA | Cardiac Surgery, Palermo, Italy
ANA CAMACHO | Cardiology, Faro, Portugal
MANUEL ALMEIDA | Cardiology, Lisboa, Portugal
JORGE ALMEIDA | Cardiology, Hospital S. João, Porto, Portugal
19H00
FINAL CONSIDERATIONS AND CLOSURE
ÁLVARO LARANJEIRA SANTOS
ADELINO LEITE MOREIRA
* Please note that the Programme might still suffer minor changes.