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Saturday, June 10, 2017



Right Heart Disorders

From Diagnosis to Therapy



Antonio Arias Godinez Thomas Binder Francesco Faletra
Michele Esposito John Gorcsan Madhavi Kadiyala
Jin Kim Itzhak Kronzon Steven Lester
H. Joachim Nesser Choi-Keung Ng Natesa G. Pandian



9:00     Onwards – Registration


12:15   Welcome


12:30   Session 1

Anatomy and Pathology of the Right Heart

RA and RV Function and Hemodynamics

RV and RA Strain

Tricuspid Valve Disease

Pulmonic Valve Disease

Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary Hypertension

Practical Demo: Pulmonary Hypertension


3:00   Coffee Break


3:30   Session 2

Atrial Fibrillation-induced Atrial Cardiomyopathy and Valve Regurgitation

Surgery for Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valve Disease

Percutaneous Therapy for Tricuspid and Pulmonic Valves

Congenital Disorders of Right Heart

Ischemic RV Disorder

Right Heart Cardiomyopathies

Role of CMR in Right Ventricular Assessment

Indications/Role of RV Assist Devices


5:00   Session 3

Teaching Case Studies of Right Heart Disorders


6:00   Adjourn


Supported by
Actelion and Toshiba Medical Systems