VISIT OPSENS MEDICAL AT TCT 2017

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Learn more about OptoWire at booth #5014 at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference (TCT) 2017, and attend the Opsens sponsored complimentary lunch educational symposium, “Beyond FFR: New Nonhyperemic Indices in the Cath Lab”.

Educational Symposium Objectives: 

  • Update on procedures involving challenging patient subsets
  • Examine current evidence related to FFR and non-hyperemic indices
  • Case review of FFR and non-hyperemic index technologies in managing complex cases

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
1:00-2:00 p.m. MT
Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, Colorado
Presentation Theater 2, Exhibit Hall
Complimentary lunch will be provided.

Faculty:
Morton J. Kern, MD, MSCAI, FACC (Program Chair)
Professor of Medicine
University of California – Irvine, Irvine, California USA
VA Long Beach Health Care System, Long Beach, California USA

Bernard De Bruyne, MD, PhD
Head
Catheterization Laboratory Cardiovascular Center Aalst OLV Clinic, Aalst, Belgium

Allen Jeremias, MD, MSc, FSCAI
Director, Interventional Cardiology Research
St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York USA
Director, Physiology Core Laboratory
Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York USA

Ziad Ali, MD, DPhil
Assistant Professor of Medicine; Attending Interventional Cardiologists; Louis V Gerstner Scholar; Victoria and Esther Aboodi Cardiovascular Scientists; Associate Director of Translational Medicine
Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy, New-York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York USA
Director
Angiographic Core Laboratory, New York, New York USA

Manish A. Parikh, MD, FACC
Director, Physician Education
Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy, New-York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York USA
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York, New York

Agenda:
1:00 PM – The Universe of Coronary Physiologic Indices: Are all things equal? – Dr. Morton Kern (Program Chair)
1:12 PM – The Science Behind Resting Indices: Hyperemia or Not to Hyperemia – Is That the Question? – Dr. Bernard De Bruyne
1:24 PM – Beyond iFR and Pd/Pa: More Than One Way to Skin a Cat? – Dr. Allen Jeremias
1:36 PM – Practical Application of New Technologies: The Good, the Bad, and the WTF (Wow, That’s Fantastic) – Dr. Ziad Ali
1:48 PM – Study Update – Dr. Manish A. Parikh
1:53 PM – Discussion

To register for this symposium, please visit www.tctconference.com/satelliteprograms.

Unable to attend? This session is to be recorded. If you would like to view the recording, please email Kirsten@L3Healthcare.com.