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2017 International Coronary Congress
Marriott Marquis
New York, New York
Co-Sponsor Meeting
ISMICS 2018 Annual Meeting
Postgraduate Course: Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)

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8.00 - 17.00 Postgraduate Course: Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)

Chair: Ronald Hetzer, German Heart Institute, Berlin Germany
Co-Chair: Burkhart Zipfel, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany

9.00 - 9.05   Opening Remarks
9.05 - 9.30   TEVAR in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Jospeh E. Bavaria, MD; Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
9.30 - 10.00   Preoperative Planning and Imaging: State of the Art
Germano Mellissano, MD; San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
10.00 - 10.30   Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aneurysms
Ali Khoynezhad, MD; Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska
10.30 - 11.00   Break
11.00 - 11.30   Aortic Dissections: Indication and Special Technical Aspects
Burkhart Zipfel, MD; Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
11.30 - 11.45   TEVAR in Acute Traumatic Transection
Semih Buz, MD; German Heart Institute, Berlin, Germany
10.45 - 13.00   Hands-on I
13.00 - 14.00   Lunch
14.00 - 14.30   Hybrid Procedures for TAAA: The Cardiothoracic Surgeon’s Approach
14.30 - 15.00   Hybrid Procedures in the Aortic Arch
Martin Czerny, MD; Medical University of Vienna, Vienna Austria
15.00 - 15.30   Open Stent Grafting Combined with Aortic Arch Surgery
Roberto di Bartolomeo, MD; Univerista di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
15.30 - 16.00   Totally Endovascular TAAA Repair
E. Verhoeven, MD; Nuernberg, Germany
16.00 - 17.00   Hands-on II
17.00   Closing Remarks