wcbip / wcbe 2016


08/05/2016

09/05/2016

10/05/2016

11/05/2016

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day 08/05/2016

PLENARY HALL • 6:15 PM / 9:15 PM • day 08/05/2016

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

CHAIRS: Stefano Gasparini, Massimo Torre

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony


day 09/05/2016

SALA VOLTA • 7:45 AM / 8:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Early Morning Lesson

Echoendosonography: how I do it

Echoendosonography: how I do it

SALA SCHERMA • 7:45 AM / 8:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Early Morning Lesson

Medical Thoracoscopy: how I do it

Medical Thoracoscopy: how I do it

TEATRINO LORENESE • 7:45 AM / 8:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Early Morning Lesson

ROSE and multidiagnostic evaluation of bronchoscopic sampling by pulmonologists: how I do it

ROSE and multidiagnostic evaluation of bronchoscopic sampling by pulmonologists: how I do it

PLENARY HALL • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Learner-centric and competency oriented bronchoscopy education

CHAIRS: Henri Colt, Lorenzo Corbetta

Low- and high-fidelity simulation in bronchoscopy education: review of the literature and future direction

Novel approaches in bronchoscopy education: "flipped classroom" model and "problem-based learning" exercises

Checklists and assessment tools in bronchoscopy education: a step towards competency oriented training

TEATRINO LORENESE • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

New developments in thoracoscopy

CHAIRS: Julius Janssen, Rahul Bhatnagar

Ultrasound guided medical thoracoscopy in the absence of pleural effusion

Pleuroscopic cryoprobe biopsies of the pleura

Autofluorescence and narrow band imaging in medical thoracoscopy

SALA VOLTA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Optimising patient safety during interventional pulmonology

CHAIRS: Eric Edell, Pedro Grynblat

Optimising patient safety during flexible bronchoscopy and EBUS-TBNA

Optimising patient safety during rigid bronchoscopy and endobronchial ablative therapies

Update on Bronchoscopy-Related Infection and Pseudoinfection

SALA SCHERMA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Multidisciplinary treatment of solitary pulmonary nodules, when surgery is not possible

CHAIRS: Heinrich Becker, Javier Flandes

When surgery is not possible?

Percutaneous treatment of SPN

Bronchoscopic treatment of SPN: are we ready?

Stereotactic radiation

POLVERIERA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Extended indications for lung transplantation

CHAIRS: Clemens Aigner, Federico Venuta

Indications for lung retransplantation

Emergency lung transplantation

Lung donor pool expansion

SALA OTTAGONALE • 9:00 AM / 10:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

TBNA, EBUS-TBNA and EUS (B)TBNA

CHAIRS: Syed Arshad Husain, J. Francis Turner

Blind TBNA remains a viable option for diagnosis and staging of mediastinal lymphadenopathy

Elastography strain ratio of mediastinal and hillar lymph nodes differs according to diagnosis

3D endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS): a human pilot study

Endobronchial ultrasound-guided TBNA (EBUS-TBNA) with a 19 gauge needle - institutional experiences

Efficacy of EBUS-TBNA with the new Nitinol needle compared to a conventional needle

A combination of smears and cell block preparations provides high diagnostic accuracy for EBUS-TBNA

Validation of classification system for ROSE performed during lung and mediastinal needle biopsy

Concordance between rapid on site evaluation and final diagnosis of EBUS samples

Assessing adequacy of EBUS-TBNA samples sent for Next Generation Sequencing in lung adenocarcinoma

Primary culture of cancer cells and chemosensitivity testing using samples obtained by EBUS-TBNA

PLENARY HALL • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Training and competence certification in Interventional Pulmonology. WABIP/AABIP Joint Meeting

CHAIRS: Henri Colt, Hans Lee

IP fellowship in the era of competence certification

IP training in the world: an overview

The quantitative and qualitative measure of competence

Accreditation and board certification in the United States: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

SALA VOLTA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Impact of therapeutic bronchoscopy on quality of life

CHAIRS: Prashant Chhajed, Carlo Mereu

Impact of therapeutic bronchoscopy on quality of life. The AQUIRE bronchoscopic registry

Exercise capacity and lung function after therapeutic bronchoscopy. An overview

Impact of silicone stents on bronchial obstruction recurrence and quality of life: the results of the multicenter SPOC protocol

SALA SCHERMA • 10:00 AM / 11:00 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Airway foreign bodies

CHAIRS: Ayse E. Kupeli, Pyng Lee

Live foreign body of the bronchial tree

Adult vs pediatric foreign bodies

TEATRINO LORENESE • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Spontaneous pneumothorax: old values and new insights

CHAIRS: Julius Janssen, Gianfranco Tassi

The European consensus on the treatment of pneumothorax

Outpatient treatment of pneumothorax

The surgical approach: rationale for resection of blebs and bullae

POLVERIERA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Management of dysphagia and other complications after head and neck surgery

CHAIRS: Naoyuki Kohno, Giorgio Peretti

Evaluation of dysphagia after head and neck surgery

Surgical Options in Dysphagia Management

Luminal restoration post radiation fibrosis with fusion

SALA OTTAGONALE • 10:30 AM / 12:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

EBUS-TBNA and EUS (B)TBNA

CHAIRS: Bharat Gopal, Artur Szlubowski

Systematic vs targeted endosonographic staging of lung cancer improves loco-regional nodal staging

Esophageal ultrasound (EUS) assessment of T4 status in patients with NSCLC

Yield of EBUS in the normal appearing mediastinum

Factors affecting accuracy of EBUS-TBNA for malignant/benign mediastinal lymph node involvement

EBUS-TBNA for hilar and mediastinal lymphadenopathy in extrathoracic malignancy

EBUS and EUS for primary and metastatic thoracic tumors

Transoesophageal ultrasound-guided FNA of parenchymal lung lesions using an EBUS bronchoscope

EUS-B and the left adreal gland

EBUS-TBNA mediastinal lymph node staging in malignant pleural mesothelioma

EBUS-TBNA in intrathoracic lymphadenopathy in a tuberculosis-endemic country

SALA SCHERMA • 11:00 AM / 12:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Granulomatous lung diseases and bronchoscopy

CHAIRS: Pedro F. Garcia-Mantilla, Hideo Saka

Bronchoscopy in the diagnosis of smear negative pulmonary tuberculosis

Bronchoscopy in the diagnosis of non-tuberculosis granulomatous diseases

PLENARY HALL • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Bronchoscopic approach in the diagnosis of peripheral pulmonary nodules: old and new technologies

CHAIRS: Luis Seijo, Gerard Silvestri

Fluoroscopy: is it still a role in the time of high technology?

Radial EBUS

Electromagnetic Navigation

Virtual bronchoscopic navigation

Tunneling the target

TEATRINO LORENESE • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Management of recurrent malignant pleural effusion: what is new in this field and what is the best method for management?

CHAIRS: Ken Yoneda, Teruomi Miyazawa

Indwelling pleural catheter for the management of malignant pleural effusion: why is it so popular nowadays?

Pleural symphysis for recurrent malignant pleural effusions: is talc so dirty? Is there any other relevant agent for symphysis?

Beyond indwelling pleural catheter and talc for recurrent pleural effusions. What is the future?

SALA VOLTA • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Dare to do conventional TBNA

CHAIRS: Robert Browning, Rosa Cordovilla

Current status of conventional TBNA

Conventional TBNA in benign conditions

How to improve the conventional-TBNA yield

Dare to do EBUS-TBNA

POLVERIERA • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Multidisciplinary management of subglottic stenosis in XXI century. WABIP/IBES Joint Session

CHAIRS: Paolo Sardelli, Gianfranco Milani

Subglottic stenosis: from pathophysiology to clinic

Treatment of subglottic stenosis: endoscopic approach

Open approach for neoplastic stenosis of the cricotracheal junction

Surgical treatment of benign subglottic stenosis

SALA OTTAGONALE • 12:00 PM / 1:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

Bronchoscopy in critical area and pediatric bronchoscopy

CHAIRS: Leonardo L. Donato, Paola Gasche

Bronchoscopy Reduces Health-Care Utilization in ICU Patients with Central Airway Obstruction

Bronchoscopy in intensive care unit-bronchoscopist's point of view

Bronchoscopy as rescue-therapy for non-invasive ventilation failure in acute respiratory failure

Development and feasibility study of a new nasogastric tube to prevent reflux in the ICU

The bronchoscopic management of subglottic stenosis with holmium laser and cryotherapy in children

Tracheal stent, an attractive choice in treating intractable children tracheoesophageal fistula

Airway stenosis in Neonates and children: Bronchoscopy Managements

SALA SCHERMA • 1:00 PM / 2:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Seminar

Transbronchial therapeutic catheters: the future has arrived

CHAIRS: Atul C. Mehta, Stefano Gasparini

Microwave energy: how it works and why it has so much potential

Percutaneous microwave ablation: clinical results in lung, liver and kidney

Transbronchial Microwave Ablation: the future of minimally invasive treatment of early stage lung lesions

PLENARY HALL • 1:00 PM / 2:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Seminar

Recent developments to increase the yield of EBUS-TBNA

CHAIR: Felix JF Herth

Do we need bigger needles?

Do we need smaller needles?

19 gauge or nothing

Elastography

SALA VOLTA • 2:30 PM / 3:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Lecture

Clinical practice with nintedanib in real life

CHAIR: Venerino Poletti

Clinical practice with nintedanib in real life

TEATRINO LORENESE • 2:30 PM / 3:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

In memory of Christian Boutin. Medical Thoracoscopy in the multidisciplinary care setting for pleural diseases

CHAIR: Gianfranco Tassi

Medical Thoracoscopy in the multidisciplinary care setting for pleural disease

PLENARY HALL • 2:30 PM / 3:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

TBNA: history and development from conventional TBNA to EBUS-TBNA

CHAIR: J. Francis Turner

TBNA: history and development from conventional TBNA to EBUS-TBNA

SALA SCHERMA • 2:30 PM / 3:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

Why medical devices sometimes fail

CHAIR: J. Pablo Diaz-Jimenez

Why medical devices sometimes fail

SALA VOLTA • 3:00 PM / 3:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Lecture

Double bronchodilation in daily clinical practice: which benefits for COPD patients?

CHAIR: Antonio Corrado

Double bronchodilation in daily clinical practice: which benefits for COPD patients?

PLENARY HALL • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Endobronchial ultrasound: a comprehensive review

CHAIRS: Eric Edell, Felix JF Herth

EBUS-TBNA: beyond mediastinal staging

Radial probe EBUS: indications and results

The predictive role of ultrasound morphology of mediastinal nodes

What is new in EBUS technology?

TEATRINO LORENESE • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Physiologic approach to airway stent insertion

CHAIRS: Septimiu Murgu, Marco Patelli

Intraluminal airway pressure monitoring to detect flow-limiting segments in patients with CAO

Stents biomechanics and stent-tissue interactions

Physiologic and imaging based methods for quantifying degree of airway obstruction

SALA VOLTA • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Case Discussion

Strategies in management of anticoagulation for pulmonary procedures

CHAIRS: Angela Christine Argento, Carla Lamb

Incorporating best practices in anticoagulation management for basic and advanced bronchoscopy

Incorporating best practices in anticoagulation for pleural procedures

Review of case scenarios

SALA OTTAGONALE • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

Pulmonary peripheral lesions

CHAIRS: Fumihiro Asano, Luis Seijo

Radial endobronchial ultrasound images for ground-glass opacity (GGO) pulmonary lesions

Bronchoscopy using virtual navigation and EBUS-GS with or without fluoroscopy for peripheral lesions

The bronchus sign predicts a positive diagnostic yield of peripheral pulmonary lesions from EBUS-GS

A prospective phase II study of combination with EBUS, ROSE, and VBN for diagnosis of small PPLs

The design and validation of a novel Semiautomatic Lung Navigation Platform

Robotic Catheter Control for Lung Navigation

Open-source Virtual Bronchoscopy in Pre-clinical Validation

Impact of confocal endomicroscopy on the yield of transbronchial biopsies obtained via navigation

Diagnostic utility of Probe-based Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy for Peripheral Pulmonary Lesions

New 3D «All in 1» device for fiducial tumor marking: a pilot animal study

SALA SCHERMA • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

Airway diseases

CHAIRS: Cosimo Lequaglie, Francesco Petrella

Feasibility of VATS lobectomy in small children

Laparoscopic fundoplication in tracheal stenosis patients with gastro-esophageal acid reflux

Endoscopic treatment of malignant tracheobronchial stenosis

Analysis of the lifetime of voice prostheses

Airways foreign bodies in children: our experience

VAM and VAMLA for the invasive investigation of mediastinum. A single centre experience

Incidence of TB lymphadenopathy on EBUS TBNA in Renal failure v/s Non Renal failure patients

EBUS TBNA ROSE Aided Cell Block Preparation - A Putative Substitute For Conventional Biopsy

New combinations of photodynamic therapy for lung cancer

POLVERIERA • 3:30 PM / 4:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

The role of surgery in infectious pulmonary and pleural diseases

CHAIRS: Andrey Akopov, Giovanni Muriana

Bronchiectasis

Fungal diseases and aspergillosis

The role of VATS in pleuropulmonary infectious diseases

Take home message

POLVERIERA • 4:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 09/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

The history and recent progress in synthetic materials for airway reconstruction

CHAIRS: Andrey Akopov, Massimo Torre

The history and recent progress in synthetic materials for airway reconstruction

PLENARY HALL • 5:00 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

EBUS-TBNA in daily clinical practice

CHAIRS: Jouke T. Annema, Noriaki Kurimoto

Optimal sedation in EBUS-TBNA

Specimen collection and molecular markers testing in EBUS-TBNA samples

Complications of EBUS-TBNA

TEATRINO LORENESE • 5:00 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

The future of airway stenting

CHAIRS: Jean Francois Dumon, Mario Salio

Pharmacologically activated airway stents

What if no standard stent fits?

Biodegradable airway stents

SALA VOLTA • 5:00 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Strategies in management of hemoptysis

CHAIRS: Carla Lamb, Samira Shojaee

Defining etiologies of hemoptysis

Management strategies for hemoptysis

Case based scenarios for management of hemoptysis

SALA OTTAGONALE • 5:00 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Oral Session

Intervertional pulmonology in the management of pleural diseases

CHAIRS: Bojan Zaric, Mohammed Munavvar

Single-center prospective study on clinical evolution of non-specific pleuritis

Role of Medical Thoracoscopy in Tubercular empyema: Review of 27 cases

The visual diagnosis of tuberculous pleurisy under medical thoracoscopy

Comparative study of Conventional chest tube drainage v/s Indigenous technique of Pleuroscopy

Pleurodesis for recurrent pleural effusions of cardiac etiology

Treatment of recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax in medical thoracoscopy with semi-rigid pleuroscope

Medical thoracoscopic application of autologous blood patch for persistent secondary pneumothorax

Thoracoscopic diaphragmatic repair under local anesthesia for refractory hepatic hydrothorax

Tunneled pleural catheters are safe in the setting of chemotherapy and immunosuppression

POLVERIERA • 5:00 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Operative management of pediatric airway obstruction

CHAIRS: Guri Sandhu, Michele Torre

Treatment of congenital laryngo-tracheal stenosis

Treatment of bilateral vocal fold paralysis in the infant larynx

The open surgical treatment for tracheal anomalies

Endoscopical treatment of tracheobronchial stenoses: when and why

SALA SCHERMA • 5:00 PM / 5:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Lecture

A pilot study of a new Chinese nitinol alloy airway stent deployed system through bronchoscope

CHAIR: Massimo Torre

A pilot study of a new Chinese nitinol alloy airway stent deployed system through bronchoscope

SALA SCHERMA • 5:30 PM / 6:30 PM • day 09/05/2016

Symposium

Lung cancer diagnosed through bronchoscopy - What is different for Eastern Europe? Symposium of the Romanian Society of Pneumology

CHAIRS: Marioara Simon, Ruxandra Ulmeanu

Improving bronchoscopic diagnosis of lung cancer – the point of view of bronchologist

Improving bronchoscopic diagnosis of lung cancer – the point of view of oncologist

EBUS-TBNA in Romania – we just started!


day 10/05/2016

SALA VOLTA • 7:45 AM / 8:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Early Morning Lesson

Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction: how I do it

Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction: how I do it

SALA SCHERMA • 7:45 AM / 8:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Early Morning Lesson

Pediatric bronchoscopy

Pediatric bronchoscopy

PLENARY HALL • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Lung hyperinflation in emphysema.WABIP/AIPO Joint Session

CHAIRS: Andrea Rossi, Arschang Valipour

Physiopathology and clinical aspects of lung hyperinflation

Pharmacological treatment of COPD and its impact on lung hyperinflation

Timing for considering BLVR

TEATRINO LORENESE • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Hot topic in the management of mesothelioma (1). Session of the WABIP Section "Rare lung-pleura-airway disease"

CHAIRS: Paul Van Schil, Rakesh K. Chawla

Issue in the histological diagnosis of mesothelioma

Malignant pleural mesothelioma: do we need mediastinal staging?

Endoscopic Approach of the pleural cavity by medical thoracoscopy in patients with mesothelioma. Is it relevant before therapeutic management?

SALA VOLTA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

The esophagus: a new way for interventional pulmonologists

CHAIRS: Bin Hwangbo, Rex C. Yung

Technical aspects of transesophageal needle aspiration using an ultrasound bronchoscope

Results of transbronchial and transesophageal combined approach using an ultrasound bronchoscope

Bronchoscopy beyond the thorax

SALA SCHERMA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Role of bronchoscopy in lung transplantation

CHAIRS: Prashant Chhajed, Paola Gasche

Risk factor for airway complications following lung transplantation

Management of airway complications following lung transplantation

Complications of bronchoscopy in lung transplant recipients

SALA OTTAGONALE • 8:30 AM / 10:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Oral Session

Bronchoscopy in benign disorders of central airways

CHAIRS: Bruno del Prato, Teruomi Miyazawa

Isolation and identification of fibroblasts from the patients with benign tracheal stenosis

Tracheobronchial Smooth Muscle Atrophy and Separation (TB-SMAS)

Application of paclitaxel as adjuvant treatment for benign cicatricial airway stenosis

Animal Studies about The Inhibition Function of Paclitaxel Drug-eluting Stent on Trachea-restenosis

Prevalence of gastro-esophageal acid reflux in benign upper airway stenosis

Benign tracheal stenosis: brief and long term results in endoscopic and surgical treatment

Cryotherapy in prevention and treatment of benign tracheobronchial stenoses-single center experience

The expression of TGF-β, VEGF, α-SMA in the tissue of cicatricial central airway stenosis

A Novel Approach to complete Subglottic Stenosis

Spray Cryotherapy in Benign Tracheobronchial Disease: An Illustration of Procedural Techniques

Missed diagnostic opportunities? A retrospective evaluation for evidence of excessive central airway

Flexible laryngoscopy in exercise induced upper airway dysfunction

Effects of Lung Transplantation on Excessive Dynamic Collapse

Endoscopic treatment of tracheomalacia: new technique using electrocautery and/or laser

New endoscopic technique for the treatment of complete tracheal stenosis

POLVERIERA • 8:30 AM / 9:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

The treatment of static and dynamic airway obstruction in adults

CHAIRS: Dale Ekbom, Hideky Hirabayashi

Tracheobronchomalacia: old and new therapeutical options

Bilateral vocal fold paralysis in the adult: nondestructive minimally invasive options

Segmental tracheal resection: indications, pearls and outcomes

Airway emergency

POLVERIERA • 9:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

Consensus and future perspective for sentinel node navigation surgery for head, neck, lung cancer

CHAIRS: Giorgio Peretti, Hideky Hirabayashi

Consensus and future perspective for sentinel node navigation surgery for head, neck, lung cancer

POLVERIERA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Bronchopleural fistula. WABIP/ IBES Joint Session

CHAIRS: Giovanni Galluccio, Maurizio Monaco

Bronchopleural fistula: endoscopic treatment

Surgical alternative in the treatment of airway fistula

Stem cells transplantation for bronchopleural fistula

Take home message

PLENARY HALL • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Lung volume reduction. What for whom? WABIP/ERS Joint Session

CHAIRS: Felix JF Herth, David E. Ost

Valves or nothing?

Coils for everybody?

Glue and steam: is there a niche?

Individualized lung volume reduction proposal

TEATRINO LORENESE • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Hot topic in the management of mesothelioma (2). Session of the WABIP Section "Rare lung-pleura-airway disease"

CHAIRS: Harris Kassem, Federico Rea

Chemotherapy for malignant mesothelioma

Gene and immune treatment in mesothelioma

Surgical resection for the management of malignant pleural mesothelioma. Is still remain available in 2016?

SALA VOLTA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Endobronchial infections

CHAIRS: Jamsak Tscheikuna, Guangfa Wang

Parasites of the air passages

Endobronchial fungal infections

Endobronchial tuberculosis

SALA SCHERMA • 10:00 AM / 11:00 AM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Surveillance of lung transplantation

CHAIRS: Fiorella Calabrese, Thomas Gildea

Value of histopathology in diagnosing rejection

Limitation of transbronchial forceps lung biopsy

SALA OTTAGONALE • 10:30 AM / 12:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Oral Session

Airway stents. Treatment of airway fistulas

CHAIRS: Julius Dalupang, Marco Patelli

Chinese Covered Metalic Stents for sealing of esophagorespiratory Fistulas

Multimodality bronchoscopic approach in management of stump dehiscence after surgery. A case series

Versatility of amplatzer device for endoscopic closure of bronchial fistulas

Polidocanol in endobronchial sealing of bronchopleural fistulae a phase 2 clinical trial

The Feasibility of Distal Bronchial Stenting for Lobar Salvage

The European practice of airway stenting in the adult population: a survey of the EABIP

Custom complex human airway stenting using 3D printing technology

An simple method for placement of nickel titanium Y type stent

Efficacy and Safety of Self-expanding Hybrid Stent for Malignant Central Airway Stenosis

Management of malignant and nonmalignant central airway obstructions (CAO) and fistulas by Y stents

Temporarily placement of metallic stent could lead to long-term benefits for benign tracheobronchial

Choke point physiology for airway stenting

Quality of life in patients with benign tracheal stenosis treated by stenting or tracheostomy

Biofilm of Montgomery T-tube for benign tracheal stenosis: preliminary results and new insights

SALA SCHERMA • 11:00 AM / 12:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Tracheostomy in ICU: multidisciplinary approach

CHAIRS: Septimiu Murgu, Ali Musani

Percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy: patient selection and results

Practical approach to a patient requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation: timing, technique and complication of tracheostomy

SALA VOLTA • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Infectious diseases of the pleura

CHAIRS: Yossef Aelony, Philippe Astoul

Clinical evaluation of infectious pleural diseases and of empyema

Medical or surgical treatment of pleural empyema?

Fibrinolitic treatment of emphyema

PLENARY HALL • 11:30 AM / 12:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

WABIP Academy: Interventional Pulmonology key literature review 2012-2016

CHAIRS: Roberto Casal, Hideo Saka

Key original research paper

Key review papers and clinical guidelines

TEATRINO LORENESE • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Treatment of advanced emphysema: insights into the evidence base of the coil therapy

CHAIRS: Pallav Shah, Stefano Gasparini

Adoption of new respiratory technologies: the case of France with the evidence-based STIC program

Endobronchial coil implant: Optimization of procedural outcomes

The RENEW randomized controlled program: methodology and initial data insights

The European Registry: learnings of a large-scale post-market observational program

The roll-out of endoscopic techniques for the treatment of advanced emphysema: a practical and evidence-based approach

POLVERIERA • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

How to proceed in early diagnosis of lung nodules

CHAIRS: Andrey Akopov, Guglielmo Monaco

Clinical pathological features of GGO

Endobronchial diagnosis and staging of pulmonary nodules (EBUS ENB)

Uniportal VATS for pulmonary nodules

Less than 1 cm nodules: the ideal management

SALA SCHERMA • 12:00 PM / 1:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Airway tuberculosis and bronchoscopic intervention

CHAIRS: Seung Joon Kim, Irina Shabalina

Pathophysiology of airway stenosis in patients with tuberculosis

Multimodality intervention for post-tuberculosis tracheobronchial stenosis

PLENARY HALL • 12:30 PM / 1:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Lecture

From large to small airways: treatment of patients with obstructive airway diseases

CHAIR: Claudio Micheletto

From large to small airways: treatment of patients with obstructive airway diseases

TEATRINO LORENESE • 1:00 PM / 2:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Seminar

State of the art in interventional pulmonology

CHAIRS: J. Pablo Diaz-Jimenez, Ko Pen Wang

EBUS: seeing is believing

EUS-B-FNA

Advanced bronchoscopic strategy for a peripheral pulmonary lesion

SALA VOLTA • 1:00 PM / 2:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Seminar

The evolution of diagnosing lung disease using electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy

CHAIR: Lina Zuccatosta

Introduction

Why to consider Electromagnetic Navigation bronchoscopy and which patients are most suitable

Electromagnetic Navigation bronchoscopy: a team approach

The ENB adoption curve and how to drive successful outcomes

Questions & Answers

SALA SCHERMA • 1:00 PM / 2:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Live Session

The future is now: precision treatment of emphysema patients

CHAIR: Dirk-Jan Slebos

The STELVIO trial: it’s all about collateral ventilation

Current and pending RCT evidence

Emphysema patient treatment algorithm – “The right therapy for the right patient”

Discussion and chairman remarks

SALA SCHERMA • 2:30 PM / 4:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Oral Session

Innovation in thoracic and upper airway diseases

CHAIRS: Jan Kasperbauer, Serena Conforti

Pediatric tracheotomy

Catamenial pneumothorax

Serratus anterior plane block in Nuss procedure for pectus excavatum surgery

Endoscopic stenting of benign and malignant laryngotracheal stenosis

One Airway Clinic: Why and How?

A novel method of endobronchial photodynamic theranostics for central non-small cell lung cancer

Clinical aspects of severe deep neck abscesses and mediastinitis

Larynx-sparing treatment based on induction chemotherapy and its response in hypopharyngeal cancer

The left upper division sacrifice for tension reduce of the left main bronchoplasty

SALA VOLTA • 2:30 PM / 3:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Lecture

Asthma control: from pharmacological treatment to bronchial thermoplasty

CHAIR: Franco Falcone

Asthma control: from pharmacological treatment to bronchial thermoplasty

TEATRINO LORENESE • 2:30 PM / 3:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

In memory of Chris Bolliger. Past, present and future of bronchoscopy

CHAIR: Heinrich Becker

In memory of Chris Bolliger. Past, present and future of bronchoscopy

POLVERIERA • 2:30 PM / 3:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Cricotracheal surgery in adults and children

CHAIRS: Paul F. Castellanos, Giorgio Peretti

Cricotracheal reconstruction in airway stenosis: open and new endoscopic techniques

Cricotracheal resection for non neoplastic lesions in adults

Cricotracheal resection in children: indications, pitfalls, pearls and outcomes

PLENARY HALL • 3:00 PM / 4:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Palliation of malignant central airway obstruction. WABIP/EABIP Joint Session

CHAIRS: Semra Bilaceroglu, Hiroaki Osada

Heat in the airways: laser, electrocauthery or APC?

Touch cryotherapy: where should it be used today?

Optimal airway stent: silicone, metallic or hybrid?

Restoring airway patency in malignant obstruction: when is that clinically meaningful?

SALA VOLTA • 3:00 PM / 3:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Lecture

New frontiers in COPD pharmacologic treatment

CHAIR: Andrea Rossi

New frontiers in COPD pharmacologic treatment

SALA VOLTA • 3:30 PM / 4:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

PRO/CON

Primary spontaneous pneumothorax: is there a need to treat blebs and bullae? PRO/CON

CHAIRS: Giuseppe Cardillo, Jean Marie Tschopp

PRO - Resection of blebs and bullae is necessary for the management of recurrent primary spontaneous pneumothorax

CON - Single thoracoscopy talc pleurodesis should be the gold standard for the management of recurrent primary spontaneous pneumothorax

SALA OTTAGONALE • 3:30 PM / 4:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Oral Session

Sedation, safety and complications

CHAIRS: Prashant Chhajed, Carlo Mereu

A study on the treatment of airway stenosis by using the flexible bronchoscope via laryngeal mask

Comparison of Medazolam, Fentanyl, Combined sedation and Propofol for transnasal Bronchsocohoscopy

Conscious sedation with propofol/remifentanil for bronchial thermoplasty in severe asthma patients

Management of anxiety in patients undergoing Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS-TBNA)

Holter ECG Monitoring of Sympathovagal Fluctuation During Bronchoscopy

The major complications of rigid bronchoscopy

Role of bronchoscopy in management of pulmonary complications in hematologic malignancies

TEATRINO LORENESE • 3:30 PM / 5:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

New frontiers in Interventional Pulmonology: are we on the verge of clinical paradigm shifts?

CHAIRS: Atul C. Mehta, Stefano Gasparini

Transcutaneous computed bioconductance measurement in lung cancer

Clinical considerations for the percutaneous approach to Electromagnetic Lung Navigation: solving the problem of reaching solitary pulmonary nodules without airways?

Electromagnetic Navigated Bronchoscopy and confocal endomicroscopy: future directions and newer modalities

Thermal vapor ablation in patients with severe emphysema

Lung cancer treatment options

POLVERIERA • 3:30 PM / 4:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Key Note Lecture

Laryngotracheal transplantation: the past, present and future

CHAIRS: Clemens Aigner, Massimo Torre

Laryngotracheal transplantation: the past, present and future

SALA SCHERMA • 4:00 PM / 5:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Learning endosonography

CHAIRS: Loris Ceron, Rosa Cordovilla

Hilar and mediastinal anatomy at EBUS

Hilar and mediastinal anatomy at EUS

POLVERIERA • 4:00 PM / 5:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Surgical treatment of esophageal cancer: open vs minimally invasive

CHAIRS: Lorenzo Spaggiari, Francesca Del Bon

Open surgery

VATS esophagectomy

Open vs endoscopic procedures for cancer of the hypopharynx and upper esophagus

PLENARY HALL • 4:30 PM / 5:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

WABIP Academy: the still image library. What's your diagnosis

CHAIRS: Herve Dutau, Bin Hwangbo

Airway abnormalities: what is your diagnosis?

Pleural abnormalities: what is your diagnosis?

SALA VOLTA • 4:30 PM / 5:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Complications of thoracoscopy: how to prevent, diagnose and manage them?

CHAIRS: Coenie Koegelenberg, Mohammed Munavvar

Potential complications of medical thoracoscopy

How to prevent complications of medical thoracoscopy?

Management of complications during/after pleural procedures

SALA OTTAGONALE • 4:30 PM / 6:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Oral Session

Bronchoscopy in TB and diffuse lung diseases. BAL and cryo biopsy

CHAIRS: Marioara Simon, Sara Tomassetti

Bronchoscopic Findings of Endobronchial Tuberculosis: 1,221 Cases Analysis

Predictors of success of lobar collapse therapy using EB valves to treat cavities in tubercolosis

Comparison of GeneXpert MTB/RIF assay in Broncho Alveolar Lavage and Gastric Lavage samples

A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Manual vs Wall Suction in the Performance of BAL

A "Scout" Sample is a Weak Predictor of BAL Fluid Return: Results From a Prospective Study

A retrospective study of the peroperative complications following whole lung lavage in the treatment

Efficacy of total lung lavage in pulmonary alveolar proteionosis: a multicenter international study

Cryobiopsy during medical thoracoscopy

Bronchoscopic lung cryobiopsy in diagnosis of pulmonary lymphomas

Ultrasonography in diagnosis of pneumothorax secondary to lung cryobiopsy in diffuse lung diseases

A novel rendez-vous dual bronchoscopy technique for cryobiopsy

SALA SCHERMA • 5:00 PM / 5:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

Lecture

Targeted lung denervation from concept to clinic

Targeted lung denervation from concept to clinic

PLENARY HALL • 5:30 PM / 7:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Complications of BLVR procedures and their management

CHAIRS: Michela Bezzi, Dirk-Jan Slebos

Pneumothorax after valves

Coils complications

Infection and inflammatory complications

SALA VOLTA • 5:30 PM / 6:30 PM • day 10/05/2016

PRO/CON

Thoracoscopy: rigid or semiflexible equipment?

CHAIRS: Marios Froudarakis, Mohammed Munavvar

PRO - Rigid thoracoscopy

PRO - Semiflexible thoracoscopy

POLVERIERA • 5:30 PM / 7:00 PM • day 10/05/2016

Symposium

Zenker diverticulum and CP dysfunction

CHAIRS: Dale Ekbom, Guglielmo Monaco

Open treatment of Zenkers diverticulum: steps for success

Transoral techniques for CP disease and Zenker's: general features

Transoral CP myectomy, diverticulectomy and esophagoplasty techniques

Conclusions and take home message


day 11/05/2016

SALA VOLTA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Complex airways: a multidisciplinary case discussion

CHAIRS: David Feller-Kopman, Domingo Perez Bejarano

Respiratory papillomatosis: if the thunder doesn't get you than the lighting will

Expiratory Dynamic airways collapse: physiology and treatment approaches

Tracheal replacement: state of the art in 2016

PLENARY HALL • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Management of diffuse parenchymal lung diseases

CHAIRS: Venerino Poletti, Athol Wells

Interstitial lung diseases: an overview

BAL/TBLB/surgical biopsy

Multidisciplinary diagnosis

TEATRINO LORENESE • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Multidisciplinary lung cancer tumor board

CHAIRS: Lucio Crinò, Gerard Silvestri

Workup of pulmonary nodules: what have we learnt from lung cancer screening

Lung cancer diagnosis and staging with minimally invasive techniques. Early staging lung cancer

Medical treatment of lung cancer

SALA SCHERMA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Pediatric bronchoscopy. Session of the WABIP Section "Pediatric Bronchoscopy"

CHAIRS: Angelo Gianni Casalini, Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi

Role of bronchoscopy in children: diagnostic indications

Airway foreign bodies in children

Airway stenting in children

POLVERIERA • 8:30 AM / 10:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Pleural mesothelioma

CHAIRS: Kinya Furukawa, Luigi Santambrogio

Pleurectomy decortication. When and why

Extrapleura pneumonectomy. When and why

Multimodality treatment in combination with intrapleural hypertermic perfusion chemotherapy

SALA OTTAGONALE • 9:00 AM / 10:30 AM • day 11/05/2016

Oral Session

Lung cancer

CHAIRS: Hugo Esteva, Viktor Sokolov

Optimising the specificity of PET-CT for mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes to guide EBUS-TBNA

Mediastinoscopy versus endosonography for mediastinal staging: does it affect 5 year survival?

Building up an algorithm for probability estimation of mediastinal involvement in NCSLC

Detection of Lung Cancer Specific Volatile Organic Compounds during Bronchoscopy

Multimodal bronchoscopy diagnostics and treatment of the early central lung cancer

Role of interventional bronchoscopy for palliation in central airway malignant

Spray Cryotherapy (SCT) in Pulmonary Disease: Interim analysis of a multi-center registry

Fiberoptic Bronchoscopic cryo-ablation of central bronchial lung cancer

Cryobiopsy increases EGFR detection rate in endobronchial visible non-small cell lung cancer

How safe and justified is invasive diagnostic of lung tumours in elderly patients?

PLENARY HALL • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Transbronchial lung cryobiopsy in diffuse parenchymal lung diseases

CHAIRS: Jürgen Hetzel, Venerino Poletti

Technical notes

TB cryobiopsy in clinical practice

TB cryobiopsy: histopathological interpretation

TB cryobiopsy: complications

TEATRINO LORENESE • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Are we ready to implement lung cancer screening?

CHAIRS: Syed Arshad Husain, Takehiko Fujisawa

A summary of the evidence about lung cancer screening

The role of bronchoscopy in a lung cancer screening program

Thoracic surgical considerations and outcomes in lung cancer screening program

SALA VOLTA • 10:00 AM / 11:00 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Small volume biopsy and cytology specimens for personalized lung cancer care

CHAIRS: Silvia Quadrelli, Erik van der Heijden

What the pathologist is expecting from the interventional pulmonologist

Evidence based approach to specimen acquisition, handling and processing: a summary of the WABIP guidelines

SALA SCHERMA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Interventional Pulmonology meets radiation oncologists

CHAIRS: Christophe Dooms, Daniel Steinfort

Endobronchial brachytherapy for lung cancer

Endobronchial implantation of fiducial markers

Endoscopic labelling of lymph nodes

POLVERIERA • 10:00 AM / 11:30 AM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

VATS lobectomy

CHAIRS: Roberto Crisci, Thomas Schmid

VATS lobectomy: tricks and pitfall

Advantages of robotic lobectomy

Complications during VATS lobectomy

Take home message

SALA OTTAGONALE • 10:30 AM / 12:30 PM • day 11/05/2016

Oral Session

Bronchoscopy meets COPD and asthma

CHAIRS: Daniela Gompelmann, Tudor Toma

Validation of computed tomography post processing of thoracic imaging

Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction by Histoacryl

Optical coherence tomography for human in vivo airway wall layer identification and quantification

Optical Coherence Tomography for Staging Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Lung deflation and perfusion after ELVR with valves in pigs using electrical impedance tomography

From morphological to lobar ventilatory criteria for selection of target lobe in LVR

Prevalence of fissure integrity assessed byabsence of collateral ventilation in advanced emphysema

Bronchoscopic Decompression for Severe Emphysema

New methods for the assessment in endoscopic lung volume reduction with one-way valves for emphysema

Pleural adhesions assessment as a predictor for pneumothorax after endobronchial valve treatment

One year follow-up after EBV treatment in patients with emphysema without collateral ventilation

Improvement of hyperinflation and airway tethering after endobronchial coil treatment

Quantitative assessment of airway remodeling in allergic asthma and healthy controls in vivo

Altered Airway Histology in Asthma Patients after Bronchial Thermoplasty

Safety and Histological Effect of RejuvenAir Spray Cryotherapy in the Lung

SALA VOLTA • 11:00 AM / 12:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

PRO/CON

Rapid-on site evaluation by pulmonologist: PRO/CON

CHAIRS: Marioara Simon, Grigoris Stratakos

PRO - Should pulmonologist perform ROSE

CON - Should pulmonologist perform ROSE

TEATRINO LORENESE • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

New frontiers in bronchoscopic imaging techniques

CHAIRS: Piero Candoli, Kiyoshi Shibuya

Autofluorescence bronchoscopy: is there still a place in the age of adenocarcinoma?

Narrow band imaging: state of the art

i-scan imaging HD bronchoscopy and vascular pattern detection

Optical coherence tomography: ready for clinical use?

SALA SCHERMA • 11:30 AM / 12:30 PM • day 11/05/2016

Case Discussion

Tracheobronchomalacia: diagnosis and multimodality management. All that wheezes is not asthma

CHAIRS: Patrik Barron, Papai Zsolt Papai

Case presentation-work up of tracheobronchomalacia. Your eyes can only see what your brain knows

Non surgical therapies of tracheobronchomalacia. IP revolution continues from Marseille

Surgical treatment of tracheobronchomalacia

PLENARY HALL • 11:30 AM / 1:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Controversies in invasive mediastinal staging

CHAIRS: Gerard Silvestri, Viktor Sokolov

The expanded role of EBUS-TBNA and EUS-FNA for lymph node staging in lung cancer

Negative and unsatisfactory cytologic specimens by EBUS-TBNA: what to do?

The role of mediastinoscopy for lymph node staging in the era of EBUS-TBNA

POLVERIERA • 11:30 AM / 12:30 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

VATS lobectomy: experience

CHAIRS: Roberto Crisci, Gaetano Di Rienzo

VATS lobectomy: European experience

VATS lobectomy: Asian experience

Conclusions and perspectives

SALA VOLTA • 12:00 PM / 1:30 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Establishing diagnosis of sarcoidosis in 2016

CHAIRS: Daniel Culver, Hojoong Kim

Is it necessary to make the tissue diagnosis?

Diagnosis of sarcoidosis with routine bronchoscopy

EBUS vs EUS in the diagnosis of sarcoidosis

SALA SCHERMA • 12:30 PM / 2:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Flexible bronchoscopy in the intensive care unit: a growing and significant role

CHAIRS: Artemio Oscar Garcia, Pedro F. Garcia-Mantilla

Flexible bronchoscopy in critically ill patients with inhalation injury

Flexible bronchoscopy in critically ill patients with massive hemoptysis

Role for flexible bronchoscopy in critically ill patients with suspected respiratory infections

POLVERIERA • 12:30 PM / 2:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Extended airway and thorax surgery

CHAIRS: Clemens Aigner, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Airway surgery with extracorporeal circulation

Carinal resection

Endoscopical treatment of tumors involving the main carina

Surgery in pancoast tumor: when and how

Surgical treatment of lung cancer with vertebral invasion

TEATRINO LORENESE • 1:00 PM / 2:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Evaluation of enlarged/PET positive medistinal lymph nodes

CHAIRS: Christophe Dooms, Artur Szlubowski

Systematic approach to mediastinal staging: should we think statistically?

Systematic non-invasive assessment of mediastinal lymph nodes

PLENARY HALL • 1:30 PM / 3:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Bronchial thermoplasty. Lessons learned from five years of follow-up from AIR2 trial

CHAIRS: Floriano Bonifazi, Ali Musani

Pharmacological treatment of asthma: what is new?

Bronchial thermoplasty: a non pharmacological therapy for severe asthma

Bronchial thermoplasty: can we select responder patients?

SALA VOLTA • 1:30 PM / 2:30 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

Probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy

CHAIRS: Luc Thiberville, Jonas Yserbyt

pCLE of the respiratory tract: technique and normal findings

The role of pCLE in interstitial lung diseases and COPD

pCLE in lung transplant recipients

TEATRINO LORENESE • 2:00 PM / 3:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

PRO/CON

Restaging in lung cancer

CHAIRS: Hugo Esteva, Viktor Sokolov

Mediastinoscopy

SALA SCHERMA • 2:00 PM / 3:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Symposium

EBUS elastography: technical and clinical aspects

CHAIRS: Rocco Trisolini, Erik van der Heijden

Elastography: basic technology and technical limitations

EBUS elastography: predictive value and state of the art

PLENARY HALL • 3:00 PM / 4:00 PM • day 11/05/2016

Closing Ceremony

Closing Ceremony

CHAIRS: Stefano Gasparini, Massimo Torre

Closing Ceremony

Closing Ceremony