Scientific Programme

Monday, October 1st, 2018

8:30
WELCOME AND PRESENTATION
ROUND-TABLE SESSION 1

Moderators:
Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy
Dr. Rosa Fonseca Martín Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

9:00-9:30
PLENARY SESSION

Pectus Excavatum and the Nuss procedure. Early days, evolution of the technique, and current proposals.

Dr. Donald Nuss Norfolk. Virginia. USA

9:30-10:00

Nuss Operation: step by step. Safe guiding across the mediastinum. Modelling. Fixation. Always use a stabiliser? When to use two bars? Recent variations of the original technique.

Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy
Dr. Donald Nuss Norfolk. Virginia. USA

10:00-12:00

Live streaming of a surgical intervention. Pectus Excavatum. Nuss operation.

10:45-11:15
COFFEE BREAK
11:15-11:30

Bar fixation and sternal elevation techniques.

Dr. Rosa Fonseca Martín Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Carlos Gutiérrez San Román Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dra. Paula Ortolá Fortes Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. José Enrique Barrios Fontoba Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

11:30-13:00

Tips & Tricks in thoracic surgery.

Interactive session with clinical cases. Presentation of videos with tricks and innovations.

13:00-14:00
INTERACTIVE LUNCH
ROUND-TABLE SESSION 2

Moderators:
Dr. Donald Nuss Norfolk. Virginia. USA
Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile

14:00-14:30

Updated classification of thoracic malformations.

Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile

14:30-15:00

Poland’s syndrome. Current definitions and modern proposals.

Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy

15:00-15:30

Importance of plastic and reconstructive surgery in thoracic malformations.

Dra. Maria Victoria Romanini Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy

15:30-16:00

Preoperative evaluation of pectus excavatum. Psychological assessment? Allergy test? CT vs MRI? 3D studies.

Dr. Manuel López Paredes Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebrón. Barcelona. Spain

16:00-16:30

Implants for correction of pectus excavatum. How do we do it?

Dr. Donald Nuss Norfolk. Virginia. USA
Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile
Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy

16:30-17:00
COFFEE BREAK
ROUND-TABLE SESSION 3

Moderators:
Dr. Manuel López Paredes Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebrón. Barcelona. Spain
Dr. José Enrique Barrios Fontoba Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

17:00-17:30

Pectus up. Evolution of the technique, ideal candidate selection and proposals for the future.

Dr. Carlos Bardají Pascual Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra. Pamplona. Spain

17:30-18:00

Orthopaedic treatment of thoracic malformations: vacuum bell and dynamic compression. Validated data.

Dr. Manuel López Paredes Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebrón. Barcelona. Spain

18:00-18:30

Ravitch vs Nuss. When do they complement each other?

Dr. Carlos Bardají Pascual Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra. Pamplona. Spain

18:30-19:00
PLENARY SESSION

Described complications. Recommendations for a safe technique.

Dr. Donald Nuss Norfolk. Virginia. USA

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

ROUND-TABLE SESSION 4

Moderators:
Dr. Paula Ortolá Fortes Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Patricio Bellia Munzón Hospital General de Niños “Dr. Pedro de Elizalde”. Buenos Aires. Argentina

8:30-9:00
PLENARY SESSION

Past, present, and future in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital airway abnormalities.

Dr. Philippe Monnier University Hospital CHUV. Lausanne. Switzerland

9:00-9:15

International pediatric airway teams “INPAT”.

Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy

9:15-9:30

Simple endoscopy of the neonatal airway.

Dr. Rosa Fonseca Martín Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Carlos Gutiérrez San Román Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Juan A. López Andreu  Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. José Enrique Barrios Fontoba Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

9:30-10:00

Airway disorders in patients with oesophageal atresia.

Dr. Elena Carazo Palacios Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Carlos Gutiérrez San Román Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Antonia Mínguez Gómez Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

10:00-10:30

Airway trauma, what to do? Clinical cases.

Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile

10:00-13:00

Live streaming of a surgical intervention

11:00-11:30
COFFEE BREAK
11:30-13:00

Tips & Tricks in airway surgery.

Interactive session with clinical cases. Presentation of videos with tricks and innovations.

13:00-14:00
INTERACTIVE LUNCH
ROUND-TABLE SESSION 5

Moderators:
Dr. Philippe Monnier University Hospital CHUV. Lausanne. Switzerland
Dr. Elena Carazo Palacios Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

14:00-14:30

Laryngomalacia. Changes in the past decade.

Dr. Catherine Hart Otorhinolaryngologist. Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. Cincinnati. USA

14:30-15:00

Laryngeal web. Always surgical? Classification and treatment.

Dr. Philippe Monnier University Hospital CHUV. Lausanne. Switzerland

15:00-15:20

Vocal cord paralysis. Current recommendations.

Dr. Catherine Hart Otorhinolaryngologist. Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. Cincinnati. USA

15:20-15:40

Vocal cord paralysis surgery. Vocal cord lateralization.

Dr. Patricio Bellia Munzón Hospital General de Niños “Dr. Pedro de Elizalde”. Buenos Aires. Argentina

15:40-16:00

Tracheomalacia, is there a correlation between physical examination and clinical features? Treatment indications.

Dr. Michele Torre Istituto Gaslini. Genova. Italy

16:00-16:30

Difficult airway.

Dr. Francisco Javier Escribá Alepuz Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

16:30-17:00
COFFEE BREAK
ROUND-TABLE SESSION 6

Moderators:
Dr. Catherine Hart Otorhinolaryngologist. Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. Cincinnati. USA
Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile

17:00-17:20

Tracheotomy: technique, precautions, and complications.

Dr. Catherine Hart Otorhinolaryngologist. Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. Cincinnati. USA

17:20-17:40

Quantified diagnosis of tracheal stenosis by means of pattern recognition.

Dr. Jorge Gutiérrez Gil Universitat Politècnica de València. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Enrique Nadal Soriano Universitat Politècnica de València. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Elena Carazo Palacios Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain
Dr. Carlos Gutiérrez San Román Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe. Valencia. Spain

17:40-18:00

Laryngotracheal stenosis: endoscopic procedures.

Dr. Carlos Andrés de la Torre Ramos Hospital Universitario La Paz. Madrid. Spain

18:00-18:30

Laryngotracheal stenosis: LTR. How to do it?

Dr. Patricio Varela Balbontín Hospital Calvo Mackenna. Clínica Las Condes. Santiago de Chile. Chile

18:30-19:00

Laryngotracheal stenosis: PCTR. How to do it?

Dr. Philippe Monnier University Hospital CHUV. Lausanne. Switzerland

19:00-19:30
PLENARY SESSION

Working as a team
Dr. Philippe Monnier University Hospital CHUV. Lausanne. Switzerland

19:30
CLOSURE
21:30
CLOSURE DINNER