TENTATIVE LIST OF SPEAKERS IS AVAILABLE HERE

09.00 – 11.00

THE BEGINNING AND THE FUTURE
Daniele De Luca, France and Nadya Yousef, France

09.00 – 09.15

Welcome
Daniele De Luca, France

09.15 – 10.00

Lung Ultrasound: from the impossible to the reality, and beyond
Daniel Lichtenstein, France

10.00 – 10.30

RDS or TTN ? RDS and TTN? CPAP or surfactant? CPAP and surfactant?
Luigi Cattarossi, Italy

10.30 – 11.00

Discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK

11.30 – 13.00

USEFULNESS OF LUNG ULTRASOUND IN PICU AND NICU
Chairs: Francesco Raimondi, Italy; Daniele Biasucci, Italy, Dalibor Kurepa, USA

11.30 – 12.00

The use of lung ultrasound in high volume NICUs: peculiarities
Jing Liu, China

12.00 – 12.30

The use of lung ultrasound in high volume PICUs: peculiarities
Giovanna Chidini, Italy

12.30 – 13.00

Discussion

13.00 – 14.30

LUNCH BREAK 

14.30 – 16.00

ROUND TABLE – LUNG ULTRASOUND GUIDED RESPIRATORY SUPPORT
Chairs: Daniele de Luca, France

14.30 – 15.00

Lung ultrasound scores to guide mechanical ventilation ?
Belaid Bouhemad, France

15.00 – 15.30

Lung ultrasound scores in PICU/NICU
Nadya Yousef, France

15.30 – 16.00

Human or electronic eye? The possible technological improvement for lung ultrasound
Francesco Raimondi, Italy

16.00 – 16.30

Discussion

16.30 – 17.00

COFFEE BREAK

17.00 – 19.00

FREE COMMUNICATIONS SESSION
Chairs: Nadya Yousef, France; Javier Rodriguez-Fanjul Spain

17:00 – 17:12

Ventilation associated pneumonia in preterm infants with severe chronic lung disease: the value of lung ultrasound for diagnosis and therapeutic monitoring
Virginie Meau-Petit, UK

17:12 – 17:24

Lung ultrasound in a neonatal unit with limited resources: changing clinical practice after short training
Pavel Mazmanyan, Armenia

17:24 – 17:36

May lung ultrasound score be useful in the diagnosis of bronchopulmonary displasia?
Giulia Paviotti, Italy

17:36 – 17:48

“Mirrored Ribs”: A Sign For Pneumothorax In Neonates; Preliminary Results
Erik Küng, Austria

17:48 – 18:00

Normal values of diaphragm shortening fraction in healthy term newborns in the first 24 hours of age
Almudena Alonso-Ojembarrena, Spain

18:00 – 18:12

LUS score remains high after the first week of age in VLBW infants with BPD
Almudena Alonso-Ojembarrena, Spain

18:12 – 18:24

Lung Ultrasound in Child pneumonia – a prospective study
Ioana Ciuca, Romania

18:24 – 18:36

Relationship between lung mechanics and lung volume measured using a semi quantitative lung ultrasound score
Roberto Raschetti, Italy

18:36 – 18:48

Assessment of extravascular lung water by lung ultrasound after Fontan Operation
Anu Kaskinen, Finland

18:48 – 19:00

NICU evaluation of the safe ultrasound algorithm (sonographic assessment for life-threatening emergencies) by differently experienced operators
Silvia Foligno, Italy

08.30 – 11.00

GUIDELINES AND ALGORITHMS FOR POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND
Chairs: Pierre Tissieres, France; Cecile Tissot, Switzerland

08.30 – 09.00

Evidence based guidelines for lung ultrasound: experience from the adult ICU world
Giovanni Volpicelli, Italy

09.00 – 09.30

Guidelines and algorithms for lung ultrasound in PICU/NICU
Nadya Yousef, France

09.30 – 10.00

ESPNIC guidelines for point-of-care ultrasound: the heart and lung integration
Yogen Singh, United Kingdom

10.00 – 10.30

Ultrasound algorithms for central venous lines placement in infants: from experience to evidence
Mauro Pittiruti, Italy

10.30 – 11.00

Discussion

11.00 – 12.00

COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER DISCUSSION

12.00 – 12.15

WRAP-UP AND CONCLUDING REMARKS

14.00 – 17.00

HANDS ON STATIONS

Thursday - March 7

09.00 – 11.00

THE BEGINNING AND THE FUTURE
Daniele De Luca, France and Nadya Yousef, France

09.00 – 09.15

Welcome
Daniele De Luca, France

09.15 – 10.00

Lung Ultrasound: from the impossible to the reality, and beyond
Daniel Lichtenstein, France

10.00 – 10.30

RDS or TTN ? RDS and TTN? CPAP or surfactant? CPAP and surfactant?
Luigi Cattarossi, Italy

10.30 – 11.00

Discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK

11.30 – 13.00

USEFULNESS OF LUNG ULTRASOUND IN PICU AND NICU
Chairs: Francesco Raimondi, Italy; Daniele Biasucci, Italy, Dalibor Kurepa, USA

11.30 – 12.00

The use of lung ultrasound in high volume NICUs: peculiarities
Jing Liu, China

12.00 – 12.30

The use of lung ultrasound in high volume PICUs: peculiarities
Giovanna Chidini, Italy

12.30 – 13.00

Discussion

13.00 – 14.30

LUNCH BREAK 

14.30 – 16.00

ROUND TABLE – LUNG ULTRASOUND GUIDED RESPIRATORY SUPPORT
Chairs: Daniele de Luca, France

14.30 – 15.00

Lung ultrasound scores to guide mechanical ventilation ?
Belaid Bouhemad, France

15.00 – 15.30

Lung ultrasound scores in PICU/NICU
Nadya Yousef, France

15.30 – 16.00

Human or electronic eye? The possible technological improvement for lung ultrasound
Francesco Raimondi, Italy

16.00 – 16.30

Discussion

16.30 – 17.00

COFFEE BREAK

17.00 – 19.00

FREE COMMUNICATIONS SESSION
Chairs: Nadya Yousef, France; Javier Rodriguez-Fanjul Spain

17:00 – 17:12

Ventilation associated pneumonia in preterm infants with severe chronic lung disease: the value of lung ultrasound for diagnosis and therapeutic monitoring
Virginie Meau-Petit, UK

17:12 – 17:24

Lung ultrasound in a neonatal unit with limited resources: changing clinical practice after short training
Pavel Mazmanyan, Armenia

17:24 – 17:36

May lung ultrasound score be useful in the diagnosis of bronchopulmonary displasia?
Giulia Paviotti, Italy

17:36 – 17:48

“Mirrored Ribs”: A Sign For Pneumothorax In Neonates; Preliminary Results
Erik Küng, Austria

17:48 – 18:00

Normal values of diaphragm shortening fraction in healthy term newborns in the first 24 hours of age
Almudena Alonso-Ojembarrena, Spain

18:00 – 18:12

LUS score remains high after the first week of age in VLBW infants with BPD
Almudena Alonso-Ojembarrena, Spain

18:12 – 18:24

Lung Ultrasound in Child pneumonia – a prospective study
Ioana Ciuca, Romania

18:24 – 18:36

Relationship between lung mechanics and lung volume measured using a semi quantitative lung ultrasound score
Roberto Raschetti, Italy

18:36 – 18:48

Assessment of extravascular lung water by lung ultrasound after Fontan Operation
Anu Kaskinen, Finland

18:48 – 19:00

NICU evaluation of the safe ultrasound algorithm (sonographic assessment for life-threatening emergencies) by differently experienced operators
Silvia Foligno, Italy

Friday - March 8

08.30 – 11.00

GUIDELINES AND ALGORITHMS FOR POINT-OF-CARE ULTRASOUND
Chairs: Pierre Tissieres, France; Cecile Tissot, Switzerland

08.30 – 09.00

Evidence based guidelines for lung ultrasound: experience from the adult ICU world
Giovanni Volpicelli, Italy

09.00 – 09.30

Guidelines and algorithms for lung ultrasound in PICU/NICU
Nadya Yousef, France

09.30 – 10.00

ESPNIC guidelines for point-of-care ultrasound: the heart and lung integration
Yogen Singh, United Kingdom

10.00 – 10.30

Ultrasound algorithms for central venous lines placement in infants: from experience to evidence
Mauro Pittiruti, Italy

10.30 – 11.00

Discussion

11.00 – 12.00

COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER DISCUSSION

12.00 – 12.15

WRAP-UP AND CONCLUDING REMARKS

14.00 – 17.00

HANDS ON STATIONS

MCA Events is not responsible for the scientific content of the program