Thursday, November 26th, 2009

ALL SPEAKERS AND CHAIRPERSONS HAVE CONFIRMED THEIR PARTICIPATION, BUT THERE MIGHT BE MINOR CHANGES DURING THE FOLLOWING MONTHS

Thursday, November 26th, 2009
07:00-18:00

Secretariat/Registration open



Simultaneous Breakfast Sessions


Breakfast Session A

 
07:00-07:55 Technical aspects of sternal repair
Chairperson: Gaetano ROCCO
 
07:00-07:07 Repair with prosthetic material David SMITH
07:07-07:14 Ex-vivo repair and reimplantation under cryotherapy Moisés ROSENBERG
07:14-07:21 Repair with myoplasty José BELDA-SANCHIS
07:21-07:28 Long-term experience on sternal resection and repair for tumours Cosimo LEQUAGLIE
07:28-07:55 Discussion  

Breakfast Session B

 
07:00-07:55 Tissue Cultures and Tissue Engineering in Thoracic Surgery

Chairpersons: Prudencio DIAZ-AGERO
 
07:00-07:15 Overview and ideas for future research Tomás MOLNÁR
07:15-07:30 Application in the tracheo-bronchial tree
David GÓMEZ DE ANTONIO
07:30-07:55 Discussion  

VIDEO FORUM 2

THE TRANSCERVICAL APPROACH: BEYOND CERVICAL MEDIASTINOSCOPY

(Last 5 minutes of each presentation are for discussion)

Chairpersons: Federico GONZÁLEZ ARAGONESES/Ramón RAMI-PORTA

Speakers / Surgeons

08:00-08:15 11. VAMLA Biruta WITTE
08:15-08:30 12. TEMLA Jaroslaw KUZDZAL
08:30-08:45 13. Transcervical thymectomy Alec PATTERSON
08:45-09:00 14. Transcervical, subxiphoid thymectomy Marcin ZIELINSKI
09:00-09:15 15. Transcervical lobectomy. Marcin ZIELINSKI
09:15-09:30 16. Closure of bronchopleural fistula Gunda LESCHBER
09:30-09:45 17. Mediastinoscopic ultrasonography (MUS) Martin HUERTGEN
09:45-10:15 General discussion  
10:15-13:00

LIVE SURGERY

Chairpersons/Links: Stephen CASSIVI / José Manuel MIER

 

1. Clipping and removal: Reversal simpathectomy with intercostal interposition
Timo TELARANTA,
Laureano MOLINS and HUSC

2. VAMLA Martin HUERTGEN , Biruta WITTE and HMT

3. Mediastinoscopy and cervical extended mediastinoscopy José BELDA /Ramon RAMI-PORTA
13:00-14:00

LUNCH / TECHNICAL ADVANCES IN THORACIC SURGERY
(sponsored lunch session)

 
  1. The biomechanics of living tissue and its implications to stapling devices (Ethicon Endo-Surgery) Sergio del Río Riscos ( Product Manager Ethicon EndoSurgery Iberia)
Nicolás Jaramillo Ruiz ( Product Manager Ethicon EndoSurgery Iberia)
  2. Technical aspects of mediastinoscopy (Karl Storz) Paul DE LEYN

LECTURES

 

SESSION 5: LUNG METASTASIS

Chairpersons: Peter GOLDSTRAW / Juan J. RIVAS

 
14:00-14:10 16. Surgical treatment for pulmonary metastasis Tomoyuki GOYA
14:10-14:20 17. Regional chemotherapy for pulmonary metastasis Paul VAN SCHIL
14:20-14:30 18. ESTS lung metastasectomy project Dirk VAN RAEMDONCK
14:30-14:40 19. Clinical use of PET in pulmonary metastasis of colo-rectal carcinoma José BELDA-SANCHIS
14:40-15:00 Discussion  
15:00-15:45

COMMENTS ON LIVE SURGERY

Chairpersons: Stephen CASSIVI / José BELDA SANCHIS

Timo TELARANTA, Martin HUERTGEN, Biruta WITTE, Ramon RAMI-ORTA, Laureano MOLINS, José RIBAS MILANEZ.

CONCISE REVIEW 4

Chairperson: Gonzalo VARELA

 
15:45-16:00 4. Sublobar resection for small NSCLC Masahiro TSUBOI

SESSION 6: MESOTHELIOMA

Chairpersons: David WALLER / Victoria VILLENA

 
16:00-16:10 20. Molecular biology Fernando LÓPEZ-RÍOS
16:10-16:20 21. Staging & Surgical indications Valerie RUSCH
16:20-16:30 22. Surgical treatment Walter WEDER
16:30-16:40 23. Multimodality treatment with emphasis on intrapleural chemotherapy Valerie RUSCH
16:40-17:00 Discussion  

CONCISE REVIEW 5

Chairperson: Julio ASTUDILLO

 
17:00-17:15 5. Acute respiratory distress syndrome after lung resection José Luis DUQUE MEDINA

POSTER DISCUSSION B

Chairpersons: José Luis BRAVO / Manuela IGLESIAS

 
17:15-17:45 Two-minute presentation plus 3-minute discussion of the best 6 posters on lung cancer staging and mediastinal lymph node dissection
  • ADENOCARCINOMA, ON THE BASEMENT OF A BULLA AFTER SIX YEARS FROM DETECTION OF A SPN WHICH PRESENTED A PNEUMOTHORAX.
  • INACTIVATION OF P53 BY HPV 16/18 E6 PROTEINS IN LUNG CANCER IS CORRELATED WITH P53 CODON 72 GENOTYPES
  • INTRAOPERATIVE INTRATHORACIC HYPERTHERMOTHERAPY FOR LUNG CANCER WITH MALIGNANT PLEURAL EFFUSION DISSEMINATION
  • REG FAMILY GENES EXPRESSION IN LUNG ADENOCARCINOMA
  • THORACOSCOPIC LUNG RESECTION FOR LUNG CANCER USING PRE-EMPTIVE ANALGESIA IN 80 YEAR-OLD PATIENTS
  • MANAGEMENT OF EMPYEMA AND BROCHOPLEURAL FISTULA AFTER PNEUMONECTOMY FOR NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER
 

(**) Posters will be accessible on several computers in an adjacent room during the whole meeting. Best 18 Posters will be discussed
(***) Coffee, soft drinks and snacks will be available at all times at the Exhibition Hall