Swiss CTO & CHIP Summit 2021

Grüntzig’s Dream: A Journey from POBA to CHIP

Session 1

The techniques for CTO PCI

Provoker
Paul Knaapen
Referee
Alexander Geppert
Rising star
Vladimir Rubimbura
8:00
Welcome & introduction
Daniel Weilenmann & Hans Rickli & Gregor Leibundgut
8:15
Antegrade techniques: just for beginners?
Alexander Nap
8:30
Live case 1 from Bad Krozingen (Germany)
Operators: Kambis Mashayekhi & Mohamed Ayoub

Sponsors: SIS Medical & Terumo
Live case 2 from St. Gallen (Switzerland)
Operators: Daniel Weilenmann & Johannes Rigger

Sponsor: OrbusNeich
Retrograde techniques: a lot to understand
Patrick Siegrist
Wires and micros: demystifying the material
Gregor Leibundgut
Case in the box 1 - Antegrade CTO PCI
Oliver Gämperli
Case in the box 2 - CTO: Complex antegrade fenestration and re-entry
Mauro Carlino
10:30
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 2

Hemodynamic issues and complete Revascularization

Provoker
Gabor Sütsch
Referee
Oliver Gämperli
Rising star
Florian Riede
11:00
Time for live cases 1 & 2
Complete Revascularization 2021: just a hype?
Stefan Blöchlinger
The pulmonary circulation in CHIP patients: the forgotten kid?
Micha T. Maeder
Case in the box 3 - CTO and hemodynamic support
Florim Cuculi
Case in the box 4 - Retrograde CTO via epicardial collateral
Peter Dietrich
12:30
Lunch & visit of the exhibition
Session 3

Imaging and Physiology

Provoker
Masahisha Yamane
Referee
João Brum
Rising star
Peter Dietrich
13:30
Live Case 3 from St. Gallen (Switzerland)
Operators: Alexandre Avran & Benjamin Faurie

Sponsor: Biotronik
Live Case 4 from Atlanta (USA)
Operators: Stéphane Rinfret & William Lombardi

Sponsors: Boston Scientific & Teleflex
Moderation Intravascular Imaging
Akiko Maehara
Intravascular imaging: know your enemy and define good goals
Akiko Maehara
Coronary Physiology and revascularization: FFR, CFR and Co?
Tim Schäufele
Left main PCI 2021: never without imaging?
Andrea Gagnor
16:00
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 4

Complex PCI and special conditions

Provoker
Alexander Nap
Referee
Heinz Joachim Büttner
Rising star
Johannes Rigger
16:30
DCB in CTO and Complex PCI – ready for prime time?
Nathalie Noirclerc
Dealing the subintimal space: how to realize the re-entry
Ricardo Santiago
MVD and TAVI: when to plan the PCI?
Stephane Noble
Case in the box 5 - ADR CTO PCI
João Tinoco
Case in the box 6 - Retrograde CTO PCI
Alexandre Schaan de Quadros
18:00
Wrap up & Information
Gregor Leibundgut
19:00
Drinks @ Restaurant Lagerhaus
19:30
Dinner @ Restaurant Lagerhaus
Session 5

Access and special tools for complex PCI

Provoker
Kambis Mashayekhi
Referee
Tim Schäufele
Rising star
Nathalie Noirclerc
8:00
Good morning and beginning of day 2
Gregor Leibundgut
Dealing with large bore accesses
Lucas Jörg
8:30
Live Case 5 from St. Gallen (Switzerland)
Operators: Paul Knaapen & Alexander Nap

Sponsor: ASAHI/Vascular Medical
Live Case 6 from Belfast (North Ireland)
Operators: Simon Walsh & Colm Hanratty

Sponsor: Boston Scientific
Access for complex PCI: radial beats it all
Gabriele Gasparini
Minimalistic Approach for CTO PCI: a new standard in 2021?
Pierfrancesco Agostoni
Mechanical Atherectomy: indications and techniques
Yoshifumi Kashima
10:30
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 6

Imaging and special tools for complex PCI

Provoker
Alexandre Avran
Referee
Maksymilian Opolski
Rising star
Michael Behnes
11:00
Contemporary plaque-modification: an ever-changing algorithm?
Margaret McEntegart
IVL: Just a hype or a tool you need on your shelf
James Spratt
Case in the box 7 – Imaging and complex PCI
Maksymilian Opolski
Case in the box 8 – Complex CTO-PCI and IVL
Vladimir Rubimbura
12:00
Lunch & visit of the exhibition
Session 7

Tips and tricks for complex PCI

Provoker
Eric Eeckhout
Referee
Rainer Zbinden
Rising star
Alex Achim
13:00
Live Case 7 from St. Gallen (Switzerland)
Operators: Alfredo Galassi & João Brum

Sponsor: B. Braun Medical
Live Case 8 from Liestal (Switzerland)
Operators: Gregor Leibundgut & Heinz Joachim Büttner

Sponsor: Abbott/Shockwave
Moderation Intravascular Imaging
Akiko Maehara
Guide extensions: how to use
Johannes Rigger
Dual lumen micro: how to use
Gregor Fahrni
15:00
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Dealing with complications: from prevention to therapy
Breno Falcão
Case in the box 9 – CTO PCI: dealing with a complication
Lucio Padilla
Case in the box 10 – CTO PCI and intracoronary Laser-Therapy
Marcelo Harada
16:30
And the winner is… best case in the box
Hans Rickli
16:45
Wrap up & end of the congress
Daniel Weilenmann