Pre-conference 2017


AEPC WG Pulmonary Hypertension 
The conference shall be preceded by a one-day course on physiology, imaging and exercise testing in paediatric pulmonary hypertension, specifically designed for fellows and young specialists, and organized also on behalf of the AEPC working group for pulmonary hypertension and heart failure  
 
Date: Wednesday October 11, 2017

Time: 11:00 – 16:00 p.m.

Location: NH hotel Groningen
Hanzeplein 132, 9713 GW Groningen
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Programme

10.00

 Registration and coffee


10.45 - 10.50

 Opening


10.50 - 11.15

 Pathophysiology of Pulmonary Vascular Disease in neonates, infants and children
 + practice assignment

  S. Moledina

10.50 - 11.15

 Adaptation patterns of the RV to abnormal loading conditions+ practice assignment 

  B. Bartelds

11.40 - 12.30

 Working on practice assignments in small groups


12.30 - 13.30

 Lunch



 Echocardiographic  evaluation in Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension
13.30 - 14.30


  M. Koestenberger / M. Fries  

   Evaluation of excercise capacity in children with PAH  
14.30 - 14.45 


  A. Lammers

14.45 - 15.45

 CPET

  M. van der Plas / G. Eshuis

15.45 - 16.00

 Tea

 
16.00 - 16.30

 6MWD

  M. Douwes / C. Timmer

16.30 - 17.00

 Accelerometry

  R. Berger

17.00  Closure + Drinks