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iCi-FOCUS 2014


June 25, 2014
Congress Center Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany

iCi 2014 Scientific Program

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

08:00 - 09:50

Session 1 - Whats New in Imaging
Moderator: Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD / Stefan Bertog, MD

  • Update on MRI Guided Interventions
    Andreas Melzer, MD
  • Intra-cardiac Echocardiography for Structural Heart Disease Imaging: The future of Intra-procedural Guidance
    Thomas Bartel, MD
  • Latest Developments in Holography
  • Multimodal Imaging in Congenital, Structural and Valvular Interventions
    Thomas Fagan
  • Radiation Dose Reduction in Pediatric Interventions Using the "Clarity" System
    Nikolaus Haas, MD
  • Computational Analysis of Stress Forces on Devices and Device Fracture
    Thomas Fagan

09:50 - 10:50

Session 2 - PFO
Moderator: Joseph Vettukattil, MD / Neil Wilson, MD

  • TTE and TEE: Detection of Right-to-Left Shunts- Advanced Tips and Tricks
    Bushra Rana, MD

10:50 - 11:20

Coffee Break

11:20 - 12:50

Session 3.1 - Left Atrial Appendage
Moderator: Mario Carminati, MD / Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD

  • Unusual LAA Cases
    Ilona Hofman, MD / Sameer Gafoor, MD
  • How to Evaluate the LAA After Closure- Thrombi, Residual Flow & More
    Martin Swaans, MD
  • Preprocedural CT for Transpericardial LAA Closure
    Randall (Randy) Lee, MD

11:20 - 12:50

Session 3.2 - Single Ventricle Circulation
Moderator: Mario Carminati, MD / Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD

  • Value and Limitations of Echocardiography
    Joseph Vettukattil, MD
  • MRI: Evaluation of Ventricular Function
    Philipp Beerbaum
  • Assessment of Systemic Collaterals by MRI and CT
    Gerald Greil, MD
  • Best Visualization of Pulmonary Artery Branches: Rotational Angiography
    Gregor Krings, MD
  • After all This Imaging- Is Cardiac Catheterization Still Needed Before Surgery?
    Viktor Hraska , MD

13:00 - 14:20

Lunch Sessions and Industry Exhibition

Imaging for Mitral Valve Interventions
Moderator: C�sar Augusto Esteves, MD / Martin Swaans, MD

  • Suitability for MitraClip
    Stephan von Bardeleben, MD
  • Suitability for NeoChord
    Giovanni Speziali, MD
  • Suitability for Carillion
    Stephan Fichtlscherer, MD
  • Suitability for Mitral Valvuloplasty
    C�sar Augusto Esteves, MD

Fantasie 1

Unusual Imaging Cases

  • New Type of Tricuspid Atresia with Posterior Transposition of Great Arteries
    Elaheh Malakan Rad
  • Anatomic Challenges in Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation
    Isaac Mart�nez Benday�n, MD
  • 3D echocardiographic guidance for paravalvar leak closure using a large Occlutech PLD device
    Kelly Peacock
  • Two and Three Dimensional ICE to Guide Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair with MitraClip
    Mike Saji, MD

Fantasie 2

Live Demonstration: 3D Transthoracic Echo Supported With an Unrestricted Grant by Phillips

  • Case Demonstration
    Giovanni La Canna, MD

Illusion 1

How to Evaluate the Aortic Valve Before TAVI � A Case By Case Training, CT and 3D TEE

  • CT Examples of a Simple and a Complex Case
    Hasan Jilaihawi, MD
  • TEE Examples of a Simple and a Complex Case
    Bushra Rana, MD
  • Balloon Sizing Examples of a Simple and a Complex Case
    Albert Kasel

Illusion 2

How to Evaluate ASDs

  • Evaluation of a Secundum Defect: Location, Size, Rims - Step by Step
    Beth Unsworth
  • When to Close and When not to Close - Morphological Criteria
    Zahid Amin, MD
  • When to Close and When not to Close - Hemodynamic Criteria
    Andreas Hagendorff, MD
  • How to Evaluate Other Interatrial Defects and Anomalous Pulmonary Veins
    Beth Unsworth
  • Post Closure Evaluation and Longterm Follow Up
    Zahid Amin, MD

Illusion 3

Chairperson: Felix Berger, MD / Thomas Fagan

  • Echocardiographic Evaluation
    Joseph Vettukattil, MD
  • CT
    Gerald Greil, MD
  • MRI
    Philipp Beerbaum
  • 3D Rotational Angiography
    Thomas Fagan

14:30 - 15:30

Session 4.1 - Complex Pulmonary Atresia
Moderator: Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD / Hussain Tarique, MD

  • Echo Assessment
    Joseph Vettukattil, MD
  • CT Assessment
    Gerald Greil, MD
  • MRI Assessment
    Hussain Tarique, MD
  • 3D Rotational Angiography
    Gregor Krings, MD

14:30 - 15:30

Session 4.2 - Assessment of Complex GUCH Patients
Moderator: Joseph Vettukattil, MD / Neil Wilson, MD

  • Imaging Demands of Complex GUCH Patients
    Stefan Orwat, MD
  • Assessment of Fontan
    George Ballard
  • Live / Recorded Case � TTE and TEE in Fontan Patient
    Joseph Vettukattil, MD
  • Assessment of Tetralogy of Fallot
    Massimo Chessa, MD

16:00 - 17:40

Session 5 - Mitral and Tricuspid Valve
Moderator: Giovanni La Canna, MD / Bushra Rana, MD

  • Specimens of Mitral Valve Insufficiency
    Annalisa Angelini, MD
  • Surgical Anatomy of Mitral Valve Insufficiency: Case Examples
    Anton Moritz, MD
  • Echocardiographic Determination of the Mechanism of Mitral Insufficiency
    Giovanni La Canna, MD
  • How to Quantify Mitral Valve Insufficiency During and After Mitral Valve Repair
    Martin Swaans, MD
  • How to Evaluate Functional Tricuspid Insufficiency
    Bushra Rana, MD

17:40 - 18:40

Session 6 - Aortic Valve
Moderator: Horst Sievert, MD / Wolfgang Fehske, MD

  • Assessment of the Aortic Valve by CT
    Paul Sch�nhagen
  • Comprehensive real-time three-dimensional measurements of the aortic root
    Wolfgang Fehske, MD
  • Lessons Learned from Cardiac CT in Asia
    Hasan Jilaihawi, MD

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Course Directors of iCi 2014

Horst Sievert, MD

Horst Sievert, MD

CardioVascular Center Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany
Stefan Bertog, MD

Stefan Bertog, MD

CardioVascular Center Frankfurt &
Minneapolis VA Medical Center
Frankfurt / Minneapolis
Germany / USA
Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD

Shakeel A. Qureshi, MD

Evelina Children�s Hospital
London, United Kingdom
Neil Wilson, MD

Neil Wilson, MD

John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford, United Kingdom
Mario Carminati, MD

Mario Carminati, MD

Istituto Policlinico San Donato
Milan, Italy
Mario Carminati, MD

Ilona Hofmann, MD

CardioVascular Center Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany
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