Swiss CTO & CHIP Summit 2022

Grüntzig’s Dream: A Journey from POBA to CHIP

Session 1

The techniques for CTO PCI

Commentator
Masahisa Yamane
Provoker
Khaldoon Alaswad
Director
Felix Woitek
Rising star
Johannes Rigger
8:00
Welcome & introduction
Daniel Weilenmann & Hans Rickli
8:15
Training vs Technology
Elliot Smith
8:30
Live case 1 from Basel - Läckerli or Donuts
Gregor Leibundgut & Bill Lombardi
9:00
Live case 2 from Basel - Pesto or Bolognese
Andrea Gagnor & Roberto Garbo
9:30
Live case 3 from St. Gallen - Bouillabaisse or Crozets
Alexandre Avran & João Brum Silveira
The Battle - MVD, left main and CTO
MVD, left main and CTO - CABG is the gold standard
Paul Vogt
MVD, left main and CTO - prime time for PCI
Ricardo Santiago
Myocardial Revascularisation: are the guidelines justified?
Khaldoon Alaswad
Access for complex PCI: Time for a consensus?
Pierfrancesco Agostoni
10:30
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 2

Hemodynamics in complex PCI

Commentator
Gabriele Gasparini
Provoker
Mohamed Ayoub
Director
Oliver Gämperli
Rising star
Nathalie Noirclerc
11:00
Back to the live cases 1-3
The “must know“ of the pulmonary circulation in coronary and valve diseases
Micha Maeder
The Battle - Hemodynamic support in Complex PCI
Hemodynamic support in Complex PCI - use it before it is too late
Lukas Hunziker
Hemodynamic support in Complex PCI - too much overuse – who really needs it?
Alex Nap
Dealing with large bore accesses: how to avoid complications
Lucas Jörg
CTO-PCI without hemodynamic support and cardiac surgery?
Chang-Hwan Yoon
MVD in ACS – One or two stops?
Diego Arroyo
12:30
Lunch & visit of the exhibition
Session 3

Techniques in complex interventions and CTO-PCI

Commentator
Masahisa Yamane
Provoker
Mohamed Ayoub
Director
Oliver Gämperli
Rising star
Nathalie Noirclerc
13:30
Live Case 4 from St. Gallen - Gouda or Parmiggiano
Paul Knaapen & Alfredo Galassi
14:00
Live Case 5 from Atlanta - Poutine or Cheeseburger
Stéphane Rinfret & William Nicholson
14:30
Live Case 6 from Dublin - Shepherd’s Pie or Black pudding
Colm Hanratty & Hafiz Hussein
The Battle – Antegrade approach
Antegrade approach - Explore anterograde wire escalation and de-escalation
Heinz Joachim Büttner
Antegrade approach - Do not struggle and go to ADR a.s.a.p.
Bill Lombardi
Wires, micros and their contemporary use
Patrick Siegrist
Bifurcation management during CTO PCI
Jae-Hwan Lee
16:00
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 4

Revascularisation in MVD and complex lesions

Commentator
Alexander Nap
Provoker
Amr Elhadidy
Director
Gabor Sütsch
Rising star
Peter Dietrich
16:30
Back to the live cases and lectures
Unprotected left main and bifurcation interventions: do it but do it very professionally
Gregor Leibundgut
Ostial lesions: an easy game?
Khaldoon Alaswad
CTO-PCI in heart failure and ventricular tachycardia
Michael Behnes
Patient and lesion tailored antithrombotic therapy in complex PCI?
Marco Valgimigli
Radiation protection
Bill Lombardi
Wrap up and information
Gregor Leibundgut
The retrograde bar – how to perform the true Negroni technique
George Sianos
18:30
End of the first conference day
19:00
Conference Dinner
Session 5

Imaging and physiology

Commentator
Paul Knaapen
Provoker
Peter Dietrich
Director
Alexander Geppert
Rising star
Vladimir Rubimbura
8:00
Welcome & introduction
Gregor Leibundgut
8:00
Live Case 7 from Seoul (Republic of Korea) - Kimchi or Kalguksu
Seung-Whan Lee &Jong-Young Lee
8:30
Live Case 8 from St. Gallen - Fugu or Herring
Masahisa Yamane & Alex Nap
9:00
Live Case 9 from Milan - Risotto or ossobucco
Gabriele Gasparini &Jacopo Oreglia
The Battle - Physiology in complex PCI
Physiology in complex PCI: too many questions not yet resolved – do not rely on it
Paul Knaapen
The Battle - Intravascular imaging
Intravascular imaging: no PCI without imaging – really?
Akiko Maehara
Intravascular imaging: I do not really need it
Alexandre Avran
And the winner is…. (Summary and conclusion)
Tim Schäufele
10:30
Coffee break & visit of the exhibition
Session 6

Let’s rock the Calcium

Commentator
Elliot Smith
Provoker
Mauro Carlino
Director
Maksymilian Opolski
Rising star
Florian Riede
11:00
Live Case 10 from Liestal - Lasagne or Falafel
Pierfrancesco Agostoni & Lian Krivoshei
11:30
Live Case 11 from St. Gallen - Schnitzel or sausage
Johannes Rigger & Daniel Weilenmann
12:00
Live Case 12 from Istanbul - Kofta or Borek
Ömer Goktekin & Haşim Tüner
Mechanical Atherectomy: the most effective tool
Maksymilian Opolski
IVL is here to stay: the easiest and safest to use
Simon Wilson
Balloons cracks it all: let’s KISS (keep it simple stupid)
Florim Cuculi
Contemporary plaque-modification: do we really understand what is best?
Elliot Smith
12:30
Lunch & visit of the exhibition
Session 7

Stent-less PCI – leave nothing behind

Commentator
Florim Cuculi
Provoker
Kristian Wachtell
Director
Marlon Walter
LATAM Faculty
Alexandre Schaan de Quadros
13:30
Back to the live cases 10-12
Complex and CTO-PCI: stent and forget
Benjamin Faurie
DCB in complex and CTO-PCI: is penetration still too low?
Daniel Weilenmann
PCB or SCB: does it matter?
Gregor Fahrni
Scaffolds for PCI: back from the ash?
Gregor Leibundgut
Session 8

The Swiss live in a box contest 2022

Commentator
Eric Eeckhout
Provoker
Rainer Zbinden
Provoker
Gregor Fahrni
Judge
Gabor Sütsch
Case in the box contest
14:30
Case in the Box 1 - The too confident CTO operator
Ricardo Santiago
14:40
Case in the Box 2 - CTO PCI: dealing complications
Neisser Morales
14:50
Case in the Box 3 - Carlino talking about Carlino technique
Neisser Morales
15:00
Case in the Box 4 - CART is still alive!
Amr Elhadidy
15:10
Case in the Box 5 - Chilli con carne from Chile
Mario Araya
15:20
Case in the Box 6 - RCA CTO retrograde case usingextensive reverse CART
Byeong-Keuk Kim
15:30
Case in the Box 7 - The best Portuguese complication case
João Brum Silveira
15:50
Case in the Box 9 - From failure to success: a post CABG journey
Nathalie Noirclerc
16:00
Case in the Box 10 - Finally, I learned my lesion
Johannes Rigger
16:15
And the winner is …
Gabor Sütsch
16:20
Wrap up and glimps into the future
Gregor Leibundgut & Daniel Weilenmann
16:25
End of the conference
Hans Rickli
16:30
Drinks