40th
ISICEM

International symposium on intensive care & emergency medicine

Aug 31-Sept 3, 2021

Square -Brussels Convention Center, Brussels

program

ISICEM has been granted 26 CME credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®).

Supported by unrestricted educational grants from

Platinum Sponsors

ART MEDICAL LTD

Baxter International Inc.

CSL Behring

CytoSorbents Europe GmbH

Edwards Lifesciences

Getinge

GSK

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company

Masimo

Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association EU

Gold Sponsors

ADVITOS GmbH

Alexion Pharmaceuticals

AOP Orphan Group

BD

bioMérieux

Biotest AG

Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA

ESTOR S.p.A.

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare

Fresenius Kabi

Fresenius Medical Care

GE Healthcare

Gilead Sciences Europe Ltd

Hamilton Medical AG

LINET Group

Merck & Co, Inc

Nestlé Health Science

Octapharma AG

Pfizer Inc

Sedana Medical

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Toray

Silver sponsors

Adrenomed AG

Air Liquide Medical Systems

AM-Pharma B.V

ExoStat Medical, Inc.

Exthera Medical Corporation

Shionogi Europe

Sidam SRL

SphingoTec GmbH

Trilinear BioVentures

Veloxis Pharmaceuticals

faculty

  • Paolo  Angeli

  • Djillali Annane

  • Filippo Annoni

  • Elie Azoulay

  • Rafael Badenes

  • Elias N Baedorf Kassis

  • Jan Bakker

  • Jonathan Bannard–Smith

  • Dominique  Benoit

  • Mette M  Berger

  • Olaf Boenisch

  • Pierre Bouzat

  • Stephen Brett

  • Karim  Brohi

  • Shari Brosnahan

  • Laurence Busse

  • Thierry Calandra

  • Paolo Caraceni

  • Michaël Casaer

  • Maurizio  Cecconi

  • Michelle Chew

  • Karen Choong

  • Jonathan Chow

  • Giuseppe Citerio

  • Jan  Claassen

  • Kirsten Colpaert

  • Alain  Combes

  • Craig M  Coopersmith

  • Jacques Creteur

  • J Randall Curtis

  • Luis  Da Luz

  • Daniel  De Backer

  • Ashley De Bie Dekker

  • Audrey De Jong

  • Angelique de Man

  • Elisabeth De Waele

  • Jan  De Waele

  • Lennie  Derde

  • Ivor Douglas

  • Jacques  Duranteau

  • Tina Dutt

  • Sharon Einav

  • E Wesley Ely

  • Henrik  Endeman

  • Niall  Ferguson

  • Javier  Fernandez

  • Ricard  Ferrer

  • Lui  Forni

  • Bruno  François

  • Dietmar Fries

  • Valentin Fuhrmann

  • Luciano Gattinoni

  • Stephane Gaudry

  • Evangelos Giamarellos–Bourboulis

  • Massimo  Girardis

  • Hernando Gomez

  • Anthony  Gordon

  • Giacomo Grasselli

  • David Grimaldi

  • Robert G Hahn

  • Julie Helms

  • Matthias  Heringlake

  • Gonzalo Hernandez

  • Antoine  Herpain

  • Leo Heunks

  • Michael  Hiesmayr

  • Matthias Hilty

  • Maya  Hites

  • Janneke  Horn

  • Olivier Huet

  • Beverley  Hunt

  • Can  Ince

  • Samir Jaber

  • Alexandre Joosten

  • Nicole  Juffermans

  • Christian  Karagiannidis

  • Jan T  Kielstein

  • Detlef  Kindgen–Milles

  • Katarzyna Kotfis

  • Jay Koyner

  • François Lamontagne

  • Sigismond Lasocki

  • Pierre-François  Laterre

  • Marc  Leone

  • Philipp Lepper

  • Erwan L'Her

  • Micah Long

  • Roberto Lorusso

  • Salvatore M Maggiore

  • Manu  Malbrain

  • Michael Mansour

  • John J Marini

  • John C Marshall

  • Gernot  Marx

  • Tommaso  Mauri

  • Victoria McCredie

  • Andreas Meiser

  • David Menon

  • Jaume Mesquida Febrer

  • Geert  Meyfroidt

  • Mikulas Mlcek

  • Xavier  Monnet

  • Laurie  Morrison

  • Michael S Niederman

  • Axel Nierhaus

  • Marlies Ostermann

  • Michal Otáhal

  • John Parissis

  • Soojin Park

  • Paolo  Pelosi

  • Gavin Perkins

  • Sarah Perman

  • Antonio  Pesenti

  • Peter Pickkers

  • Michael R Pinsky

  • Lise  Piquilloud

  • Jean-Charles  Preiser

  • V Marco Ranieri

  • Frank  Rasulo

  • Annika  Reintam-Blaser

  • Jean-Damien Ricard

  • Jean-Christophe Richard

  • Oriol Roca

  • Bram Rochwerg

  • Stefano  Romagnoli

  • Claudio Ronco

  • Kathy  Rowan

  • Gordon  Rubenfeld

  • Yasser Sakr

  • Bernd Saugel

  • Thomas Scheeren

  • Antoine Schneider

  • Manu Shankar-Hari

  • Mervyn Singer

  • Pierre  Singer

  • Markus Skrifvars

  • Nino  Stocchetti

  • Fernando Suarez Sipmann

  • Charlotte Summers

  • Fabio Silvio Taccone

  • Jean-Louis Teboul

  • Jean-François  Timsit

  • Greet  Van den Berghe

  • Tom  van der Poll

  • Arthur van Zanten

  • Antoine Vieillard–Baron

  • Jesus Villar

  • Jean-Louis Vincent

  • Julia  Wendon

  • Paul  Wischmeyer

  • Richard  Wunderink

  • Alexander Zarbock

Scientific Advisors

Chairman

  • JL VINCENT (Brussels, Belgium)
    No COI declared

Vice-Chairman

  • Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)
    COI: BD, Zoll, Neuroptics, Nihon Kohden, Eurosets

Scientific advisors

  • Jan Bakker (New York, USA)
    COI: Philips-Daxor-Getinge
  • Rinaldo Bellomo (Melbourne, Australia)
    COI: Baxter-B Braun-CSL Behring-BioMérieux
  • Stephen Brett (London, UK)
    No COI declared
  • Laurent Brochard (Toronto, Canada)
    COI: Medtronic Covidien, Draeger, equipment from Sentec, Baxter
  • Carolyn Calfee (San Franscisco, USA)
    COI: Roche-Genentech (research grant, active); Bayer (research grant, completed), GSK (research grant, completed),CSL Behring, Quark, Vasomune, Gen1e Life Sciences
  • Jacques Duranteau (Paris, France)
    No COI declared
  • Tomoko Fujii (Tokyo, Japan)
    No COI declared
  • Hayley B Gershengorn (Miami, USA)
    COI: NIH/NHLBI, Gilead Sciences
  • Giacomo Grasselli (Milan, Italy)
    COI: Fisher &Paykel-MSD-Biotest-Draeger-MSD-Getinge
  • Sameer Jog (Pune, India)
    No COI declared
  • Nicole Juffermans (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
    COI: Octapharma
  • John Marshall (Toronto, Canada)
    COI: DSMB Chair-AM Pharma-Gilead Pharmaceuticals consultant
  • Anthony McLean (Sydney, Australia)
    No COI declared
  • Xavier Monnet (Paris, France)
    COI: Pulsion Medical Systems (Getinge), Baxter
  • Marlies Ostermann (London, UK)
    COI: Fresenius Medical, Baxter, La Jolla Pharma, BioMérieux
  • Paolo Pelosi (Genoa, Italy)
    No COI declared
  • Michael Pinsky (Pittsburgh, USA)
    COI: Baxter Medical-Exostat Medical
  • Mervyn Singer (London, UK)
    COI: NewB- Apollo-Roche-GE-Deltex-Shionogi
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Local Committee (Brussels)

  • Jacques Creteur (Brussels, Belgium)
    No COI declared
  • Daniel De Backer (Brussels, Belgium)
    No COI declared
  • David Grimaldi (Brussels, Belgium)
    No COI declared
  • Jean-Charles Preiser (Brussels, Belgium)
    No COI declared
  • Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)
    COI: BD, Zoll, Neuroptics, Nihon Kohden, Eurosets
  • Jean-Louis Vincent (Brussels, Bellgium)
    No COI declared

Pre-symposium courses

10th Postgraduate Workshop on Hemodynamic Monitoring: making the right measures and using them correctly (30/8/2021)

Location: Ravenstein 2 - Square, Brussels Meeting Center (rooms 311-312)

Supported by: Baxter and Edwards Lifesciences

Chairman: Michael R.Pinsky (Pittsburgh, USA)

Date(s): 30/8/2021

Price per participant: 225 Eur

 


Monday August 30, 2021

08:00-8:25

Welcome and registration

08:25-8:30

Introduction – Michael R. Pinsky (Pittsburgh, USA)

08:30-9:15

Vascular pressure monitoring: applications and pitfalls (including technical limitations and physiological processes that complicate interpretation) – Michael R. Pinsky (Pittsburgh, USA)

09:15-10:00

Indicator dilution-derived cardiac output and advanced analytic variables (including sample timing, averaging, pitfalls and errors, TBV, GEDV, lung water) – Jean-Louis Teboul (Paris, France)

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-11:00

Cardiac output by arterial pressure waveform analysis and reactance (theory and application, limitations and errors) – Xavier Monnet (Paris, France)

11:00-11:45

Ultrasound-based hemodynamic monitoring (general ultrasound, esophageal Doppler and transthoracic esophageal echocardiography) – Antoine Herpain (Brussels, Belgium)

11:45-12:30

Blood oxygen saturation measures and pleth signals (including sampling errors, intermittent versus continuous, limitations and pitfalls) – Jan Bakker (New York, USA)

12:30-14:00

Industry displays - Hands-on demonstration of monitoring devices (small groups)
Working lunch (Room 310)

14:00-16:15

Case-based discussion of monitoring-directed management of shock (small groups – 45 min each) (Rooms 314-316)
  1. Shock of unclear aetiology - Michael R. Pinsky (Pittsburgh, USA) – Room 311a
  2. Cardiogenic Shock – Jan Bakker (New York, USA) – Room 311b
  3. Septic shock – Xavier Monnet (Paris, France) - Room 312

16:15-16:30

Debriefing and remaining questions

16:30

End

After Cardiac Arrest (30/8/2021)

Location: Ravenstein 2 - Square - Brussels Meeting Center (Rooms 211-212)

Supported by: Neuroptics and Zoll

Chairman: Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)

Date(s): 30/8/2021

Price per participant: 225 Eur

 


Faculty:

Sarah PERMAN, Aurora, USA
Markus SKRIFVARS, Helsinki, FINLAND
Fabio S TACCONE, Brussels, BELGIUM
 

Monday August 30, 2021

08:00-08:30

Registration

08:30-9:30

How to identify the cause of cardiac arrest? – Sarah Perman (Aurora, USA)

09:30-10:30

Defining the hemodynamic targets – Markus Skrifvars (Helsinki, Finland)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break and meet the sponsors

11:00-12:00

Optimization of ventilation and gas exchange – Markus Skrifvars (Helsinki, Finland)

12:00-13:00

How to protect the brain – Sarah Perman (Aurora, USA)

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-14:30

Post-resuscitation care: what else? – Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)

14:45-17:00

The participants will be divided into 4 groups of up to 15 persons each to meet the experts – each group will rotate every 30 min
  1. Station A: How do I perform TTM? – Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)
  2. Station B: Neuroprognostication: a clinical case – Sarah Perman (Aurora, USA)
  3. Station C: How I select clinical targets – Markus Skrifvars (Helsinki, Finland)
  4. Station D: How to set up a cardiac arrest center - Fabio S Taccone (Brussels, Belgium)

17:00-17:40

When and how to stop our efforts in patients with no hope of survival – ROUND TABLE

17:40-18:00

Closing remarks and final questionnaire

To respect current health and safety protocols, the following pre-courses have been postponed:
Antibiotic Therapy in Critically Ill Patients
Critical Care Echocardiography Workshop - Beginners
Critical Care Echocardiography Workshop - Advanced