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  • 07:00

    Registration

  • 08:00

    Conference Opening: Ana Ɖorđević Dikić, Belgrade, Serbia

    President of the Cardiology Society of Serbia

  • 08:05

    Welcome Speech: Dejan Kojić, Belgrade, Serbia

    President of the Working Group on Electrophysiology of the Cardiology Society of Serbia

  • 08:10

    Introductory Speech: Hein Heidbuchel, Belgium

    President of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)
  • 08:20

    Recent Trends and Future Directions in Cardiac Electrophysiology: Hein Heidbuchel, Belgium

  • 08:40

    Session 1

    ECG - Practical Approach in Arrhythmias (Serbian)

    Chairs: Dejan Vukajlović, Šime Manola, Aleksandar Kocijančić

    • Wide QRS Tachycardia, Milan Marinković, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Narrow QRS Tachycardia, Vladan Kovačević, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • WPW (show me the ECG, I will tell you where is an accessory pathway located), Dejan Vukajlović, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Idiopathic PVCs (show me the ECG, I will tell you where are they come from), Šime Manola, Zagreb, Croatia (10 min)
    • Genetic Arrhythmia Syndromes-role of ECG, Ružica Jurčević, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
  • 09:35

    Session 2

    Pharmacological antiarrhythmic treatment (Serbian)

    Chairs: Nebojša Mujović, Tatjana Potpara

    • Class III Antiarrhythmics (Amiodarone), Aleksandar Kocijančić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Class Ic Antiarrhythmics (Propafenone and Flecainide), Nebojša Mujović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Antiarrhythmic Drug Selection in Atrial Fibrillation Treatment, Tatjana Potpara, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Antiarrhythmic Drug Selection in the Treatment of Ventricular Arrhythmias, Milan Marinković, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
  • 10:35 - 10:50

    Coffee Break

  • 10:50

    Session 3

    EHRA Joint Session (English)

    Chairs: Hein Heidbuchel, Tatjana Potpara

    • Key Messages from the EHRA 2018 Practical Guide on the Use of Non-VKA Oral Anticoagulants in a Patient with Atrial Fibrillation, Tatjana Potpara, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Periprocedural Anticoagulation Management in Patients Undergoing PCI, Christoph Bode, Freiburg, Germany (15 min)
    • Periprocedural Anticoagulation Management in Patients Undergoing Electrical Cardioversion and Catheter Ablation, Nebojša Mujović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Periprocedural Anticoagulation Management in Patients Undergoing CIED Implantations, Christian Sticherling, Basel, Switzerland (15 min)
    • Anticoagulation Management in Chronic Renal Disease (GFR <30 ml/min), Slobodan Obradović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
  • 12:10 - 12:40

    Golden Sponsor Symposium

    Pfizer

    • Advance approach in preventing stroke in patients with AF (focus on the new data in patients with ACS/PCI), Doc Dr Tatjana Potpara, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia (30 min)
  • 12:45 - 13:30

    General Sponsor Symposium

    Biosense Webster

    Clinical use of Carto 3 system

    • 12:45-12:55 Close Protocol for PVI, Ante Anić, KBC Split, Croatia
    • 12:55-13:05 Clinical Use of ICE, Bor Antolič, UKC Ljubljana, Slovenia
    • 13:05-13:15 High-density Mapping in Complex Arrhythmias, Milosav Tomović, IKVB Dedinje, Serbia
    • 13:15-13:30 Discussion
  • 13:30 - 14:15

    Lunch

  • 14:15

    Session 4

    Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Controversies (English)

    Chairs: Christian Sticherling, Lazar Angelkov

    • Evolution of Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: What a Ride!, Michael Kühne, Basel, Switzerland (15 min)
    • FIRE vs ICE 2019, Dejan Kojić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Is it time for "High Power, Short Duration" RF Applications in PVI?, Lazar Angelkov, Sofia, Bulgaria (15 min)
    • Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure, Nebojša Mujović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Should I ablate Asymptomatic Atrial Fibrillation?, Nikola Pavlović, Zagreb, Croatia (15 min)
  • 15:40

    Session 5

    Inherited Arrhythmia Syndromes - Risk Stratification (Serbian)

    Chairs: Ružica Jurčević, Milosav Tomović, Aleksandra Grbović

    • Brugada Syndrome, Ružica Jurčević, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Long QT and Short QT Syndromes, Mihailo Vukmirović, Podgorica, Montenegro
    • Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia (CPVT), Milosav Tomović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Early Repolarisation Syndrome – Idiopathic Ventricular Fibrillation (IVF), Aleksandra Grbović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
  • 16:30

    Session 6

    SAFA Session: Sex Related Differences in Cardiac Arrhythmias (Serbian)

    Chairs: Tatjana Potpara, Milica Prostran, Nebojša Mujović

    • Female Heart, Biljana Parapid, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Antiarrhythmic Drugs in Women, Milica Prostran, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias in Women, Nebojša Mujović, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Atrial Fibrillation in Women, Tatjana Potpara, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
  • 17:30

    Session 7

    Arrhythmia Update (Serbian)

    Chairs: Velibor Ristić, Vladan Kovačević, Ante Anić

    • Key Messages from the recent ESC/EHRA Statements (2019 HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Arrhythmias), Velibor Ristić (10 min)
    • Key Messages from the recent EHRA/ESC Guidelines (Syncope 2018), Dragan Unčanin, Banja Luka, RS (BH) (10 min)
    • Key Messages from the recent ESC Guidelines (Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter and Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation 2017), Ante Anić, Split, Croatia (10 min)
    • Key Messages from the recent ESC/EHRA Guidelines (Cardiovascular Diseases in Pregnancy 2018-Management of Arrhythmias), Slađana Božović Ogarević, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Highlights from EHRA Congress and HRS Congress 2019, Milosav Tomović, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
  • 19:30

    Gala Dinner

  • 08:30

    Session 1

    Cardiac Anatomy for Electrophysiologists (English)

    • Anatomist: Siew Yen Ho, London, United Kingdom
    • Electrophysiologist: Sabine Ernst, London, United Kingdom
  • 09:15

    Session 2

    Ventricular Arrhythmias (English)

    Chairs: Michael Kuhne, Sabine Ernst, Dejan Kojić

    • Ventricular Arrhythmias in Coronary Artery Disease - Interventional Cardiologist View, Miodrag Ostojić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias in Coronary Artery Disease - Interventional Electrophysiologist View (role of catheter ablation), Roland Tilz, Lübeck, Germany (15 min)
    • Ventricular Arrhythmias in Non-ischemic Structural Heart Disease (role of catheter ablation), Velibor Ristić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Idiopathic Ventricular Arrhythmias (role of catheter ablation), Christian Sticherling, Basel, Switzerland (15 min)
    • VT Storm, Dejan Vukajlović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
  • 10:30 - 10:45

    Coffee break (15 min)

  • 10:45 - 11:15

    Golden Sponsor Symposium

    Medtronic  

    Long term experience in AF ablation with Arctic Front Advance (AFA) Cryoballoon catheters family

    • 10.45-11.00h Efficient Cryo Ablation Learning Curve using AFA Cryoballoon Catheters Family, Vedran Velagić, Zagreb, Croatia
    • 11.00-11.15h Latest Clinical Results and Experience in Persistent AF Ablation using AFA Cryoballoon, Csaba Foldesi, Budapest, Hungary
  • 11:20

    Session 3

    Catheter Ablation of Supra-ventricular Tachycardias (How to Session) (Serbian/English)

    Chairs: Nebojša Mujović, Dejan Vukajlović, Milosav Tomović

    • Classification and Mechanisms of Supraventricular Tachycardias. What does a Cardiologist need to know?, Dejan Kojić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Typical Slow-fast AVNRT (general considerations and role of RF ablation), Aleksandar Kocijančić, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Atypical AVNRT and Role of Focal Cryoablation, Nikola Drča, Stockholm, Sweden (15 min)
    • WPW (general considerations and when and why do we fail), Vladan Kovačević, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Atrial Flutter, Milosav Tomović, Belgrade, Serbia (15 min)
    • Focal Atrial Tachycardia, Dalibor Somer, Novi Sad, Serbia (15 min)
  • 13:00 - 13:30

    Golden Sponsor Symposium

    Boehringer Ingelheim 

    • Stroke Prevention in AF - How to optimize Anticoagulation Treatment?, Doc Nebojša Mujović, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia, (20 min)  
    • Discussion  (10 min)
  • 13:30 - 14:10

    Lunch

  • 14:10

    Session 4

    Young Electrophysiologists (Case Reports) (Serbian/English)

    Chairs: Velibor Ristić, Mihaela Grecu, Aleksandar Kocijančić

    • Atrial Flutter Ablation after Correction of the TGA, Milan Marinković, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • Catheter Ablation of Kent and Maheim Accessory Pathway in Patient with wide QRS Complex Tachycardia, Miloš Babić, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
    • When There is Only One Solution Left, Stefan Ailoaei, Iasi, Romania (10 min)
    • Ablation of Atrial Tachycardia from the NCC, Vladan Kovačević, Belgrade, Serbia (10 min)
  • 15:00

    Session 5

    New Technologies in Interventional EP (Industry Session)

    Abbott 

    • Novel diagnostic tools in catheter Ablation, Dries Kestens, Belgium (15 min)
  • 15:30

    Closing Remarks

Working Group on Electrophysiology of the Cardiology Society of Serbia

  • Predsednik

    Dr Dejan Kojić

  • Adresa

    Institut za kardiovaskularne bolesti Dedinje

    Heroja Milana Tepića 1, 11000 Beograd, Srbija

  • Email adresa

    kojicdrd@yahoo.com