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22-23 October 2021

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FRIDAY 22 OCTOBER 2021

 

09:00 Opening Session
Hélder Pereira, Manuel Carrageta, Luísa Bento
09:10 Presentation of the Best five clinical cases for the South and Autonomous Regions Award 2021
Chairs: Ernesto Carvalho, Manuel Trinca
9:10 Case 1
9:17 Case 2
9:24 Case 3
9:31 Case 4
9:38 Case 5
9:45 Discussion
10:00 >> BREAK >>
10:30 ACUTE PULMONARY EMBOLISM AND POST-THROMBOTIC SYNDROME
10:30 Roundtable
Moderators: Miguel Mendes, Helena Telles Antunes, Maria José Loureiro
Panellists: : Ana Galrinho, Rita Calé, Kisa Hyde Congo
10:30 The importance of PERT. Choosing the best reperfusion strategy
Mélanie Ferreira
10:50 How should I manage anticoagulation for acute pulmonary embolism in the hospital and after discharge?
Patrícia Carneiro
11:10 Early diagnosis of chronic thromboembolic disease after acute PE
Filipa Ferreira
11:30 Head to potencial curative treatment for CTEPH–Balloon Pulmonary Angioplasty vs Pulmonary Endarterectomy
Rui Plácido
11:50 Discussion
12:30 Conference
Chair: Hélder Pereira
12:30 Overview in Pulmonary Vasodilator Therapy - what all doctors should know?
George Giannakoulas
13:00 >> LUNCH >>
14:00 CORONARY DISEASE: CORONARY REVASCULARIZATION
14:00 Symposium
Chair: Rui Cruz Ferreira
14:00 Double antithrombotic therapy in secondary prevention: Which patient?
Hélder Pereira, Rita Calé
14:30 Roundtable
Moderators: Rui Caria, Dinis Martins, Hélder Pereira, Rita Calé
Panellists: Hugo Vinhas, Miguel Pacheco, Bruno Silva
14:30 Invasive strategy versus optimal medical therapy in stable coronary artery disease: Insights from the ISCHAEMIA trial
Ricardo Santos
14:50 Should complete revascularization be the norm after PCI for STEMI? The COMPLETE trial
Sérgio Baptista
15:10 Discussion
15:30 Symposium
Chair: Fausto Pinto, Hélder Pereira
15:30 Myocardial ischaemia evaluation: beyond stenosis
Ruben Ramos, Tiago Mendonça, Vera Ferreira
16:30 >> BREAK >>
16:45 CARDIAC IMAGING - STRUCTURAL INTERVENTION
16:45 Roundtable
Moderators: Ângelo Nobre, Luís Valério, José Aguiar
Panellists: João Abecasis, Paula Fazendas
16:45 Severe aortic stenosis: role of cardiac imaging risk stratification - beyond aortic transvalvular flow
Bruno Piçarra
17:00 My patient has severe aortic stenosis, does he have cardiac amyloidosis?
How can cardiac imaging help?

Nuno Marques
17:15 Functional mitral regurgitation: how to use cardiac imaging to optimize referral for percutaneous intervention?
Regina Ribeiras
17:30 Discussion
17:45 Conference
Chair: José Pedro Neves
17:45 Transcatheter intervention in the tricuspid valve
Bruno Melica
18:15 CLOSURE

 

 

SATURDAY 23 OCTOBER 2021

 

09:00 HEART FAILURE - EVERYDAY CHALLENGES
9:00 Roundtable
Moderators: Drumond Freitas, Gonçalo Proença, Francisca Delerue
Panellists: Otília Simões, Bruno Piçarra
9:00 Heart failure therapy with mildly reduced function - what is the scientific evidence?
Marisa Peres
9:20 Heart failure with severe renal dysfunction - safety and efficacy of prognosis-modifying therapy
Sara Gonçalves
9:40 Hyperkalemia in Heart Failure - what is the limit and how to act
David Roque
10:00 Palliative Care in Heart Failure - when to refer and what to expect
Jeanette Silva
10:20 Discussion
10:45 Conference
Chair: Carlos Rabaçal
10:45 From diabetes to Heart Failure - What about in clinical practice?
Sofia Alegria
11:15 >> BREAK >>
11:30 ARRYTHMOLOGY - HOW TO ASSESS A PATIENT WITH ATRIAL FIBRILLATION
11:30 Roundtable
Moderators: Leonor Parreira, Luis Brandão, Lurdes Almeida
Panellists: Sofia Almeida, Francisco Madeira, Nuno Santos
11:30 Atrial fibrillation: Integrated treatment
Dinis Mesquita
11:50 Atrial fibrillation: When to refer for ablation
Francisco M. Costa
12:10 WPW - Management of the asymptomatic patient - Recent evidence
Bruno Valente
12:30 Discussion
12:50 Award Ceremony: South and Autonomous Regions Award 2021
Hélder Pereira, Manuel Carrageta, Luisa Bento
13:00 CLOSURE
Luisa Bento