PICS~AICS


SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM


PICS-AICS 2018
OPTIMIZING DECISION MAKING IN CONGENITAL INTERVENTIONS

Thursday, September 6th

 

8:15-10:30am LIVE CASES – Brazil, Qatar, Saudi Arabia
   
10:30-10:45am Coffee Break
   
10:45am-1:00pm LIVE CASES – Brazil, Qatar, Saudi Arabia
   
1:00-1:15pm  Lunch Available
   
1:10-2:00pm TAPED CASES – Houston, Montreal, Chicago
   
2:00-5:30pm

SESSION 1
The Native RVOT Symposium
Assessment and Treatment of the "Native" Right
Ventricular Outflow Tract: Times They Are A Changing

Imaging, Assessment and Indications
Anatomy of the RVOT and Right Heart that Matters
Echocardiographic Assessment of the RVOT: Gold Standard or Outdated?
Cardiac MRI: Beyond Volumes and Regurgitant Fraction
What Does CT imaging and 3D Modeling Bring to the Table?
Who Needs a Pulmonary Valve? Evolving Indications for PVR

Treatment Options for the Native RVOT: Past, Present and Future

Newer Surgical Approaches to Primary Repair of TOF
What's the Best Surgical Approach for Dysfunctional RVOT After TOF Repair?
Coffee Break
The Growing Experience with Currently Approved Valves in the "Native" RVOT
Creativity in Treating the Native RVOT: Russian Dolls, Hybrid and Beyond
The Next Generation: Update on the Native RVOT Valve Trials
Where Catheter-based Treatment for RVOT is Going Next: Tissue Engineering and Beyond
Debate – Surgical PVR is Time Tested and Superior to tPVR in this Population…Stop Wasting Our Time
PRO:
CON:

2:00-3:30pm SESSION 2 – NOVEL APPROACHES TO STENTING
   
  Covered Stenting for Sinus Venous
  Optimal Approaches to Unzipping Small Diameter Stents
  Newer Covered Stent Design
  Self-expanding Stents - Underused in Congenital Heart Disease
 

Computational Analysis of Stress and Deformation
What is needed in the future?

4:00-5:30pm SESSION 3 – DUCTAL INTERVENTIONS
   
  Vascular Approach – Which Vessel for Which Morphology?
  Techniques for Dealing with Branch Pulmonary Artery Stenosis
  Comparitive Outcomes with BTTS
  Putting it All Together: A Standardized Approach to PDA Stenting
  PDA closure in Premature Infants
 
      •      Cedar Sinai Approach
 
      •      Memphis Approach
 
      •      Montreal Approach
   
2:00-3:30pm SESSION 4 – NURSING AND TECHNICIAN BREAKOUT
   
  Social Media:  Education, Documentation, & Updates for CHD
  How to Design & Test Bioresorbable Stents for CHD in the Animal Lab
  Endocarditis of Bioprosethetic Valves: Surgical & Transcatheter
  Assessing the Surgically Repaired RVOT for Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve
  3-D Printing for Education & Interventional Planning Using 3-D Overlay for Intervention
   
4:00-5:30pm SESSION 5 – PICES BREAKOUT