Conference Program


3 March 2018, Saturday
  Course Directors: Ramazan İdilman, Tom H. Karlsen, Zeki Karasu
08:30 - 09:00 Introduction
09:00 - 11:00 Session I: Acute Severe Hepatitis
  Chairs: Fatih Beşışık, Hasan Özkan
09:00 - 09:10 Case presentation
Mevlüt Başkol
09:10 - 09:30 Acute viral hepatitis: Hepatitis B, E, A
Ulus S. Akarca
09:30 - 09:50 Toxic hepatitis: Drugs, Mushroom poisoning
Müjdat Zeybel
09:50 - 10:10 Acute alcoholic hepatitis: New insights into clinical decision-making
Alexandre Louvet
10:10 - 10:30 Autoimmune hepatitis: Natural history and treatment outcomes
Fulya Günşar
10:30 - 10:50 Fulminant Wilson’s disease and other metabolic diseases
Bülent Değertekin
10:50 - 11:00 Question and Answer
11:00 - 11:20 COFFEE BREAK
11:20 - 12:45 Session II: Compensated and Decompensated Liver Disease
  Chairs: Sabahattin Kaymakoğlu, Orhan Sezgin
11:20 - 11:30 Case presentation
H. Savaş Göktürk
11:30 - 11:50 New concept on the clinical course and stratification of cirrhosis
Jonel Trebicka
11:50 - 12:10 Management of acute variceal bleeding
Osman C. Özdoğan
12:10 - 12:30 Acute venous thrombosis: Efficacy and safety of anticoagulants
Andrea de Gottradi
12:30 - 12:45 Question and Answer
12:45 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 - 15:15 Session III: Complications of Decompensated Cirrhosis
  Chairs: Hikmet Akkiz, Dinç Dinçer
13:30 - 13:40 Case presentation
Mesut Akarsu
13:40 - 14:00 Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
Harry Antoniades
14:00 - 14:20 Hyponatremia and cardiovascular disorder
Jonel Trebicka
14:20 - 14:40 Hepatorenal syndrome
Andrea de Gottradi
14:40 - 15:00 Hepatic encephalopathy: An update on the pathophysiology and treatment approaches
Cihan Yurdaydın
15:00 - 15:15 Question and Answer
15:15 - 15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:30 - 16:00 State of the Art Lecture
  Infection and inflammation and Sepsis
  Chair: Nurdan Tözün
  Speaker: Jonel Trebicka
16:00 - 18:00 Session IV: Liver Failure and Liver Transplantation
  Chairs: Halis Şimşek, Murat Aladağ
16:00 - 16:20 Case presentation
Murat Akyıldız
16:20 - 16:40 Management of acute liver failure: Indications for liver Tx
Harry Antoniades
16:40 - 17:00 Acute on chronic liver failure
Alexandre Louvet
17:00 - 17:30 Rejection or primary disease recurrence
Gülen Akyol, Meral Akdoğan
17:30 - 17:50 Antiviral prophylaxis and treatment in 2018
Zeki Karasu
17:50 - 18:00 Question and Answer
18:00 - 19:00 Rational Drug Use
  Chair: Ramazan İdilman
  Speaker: Zeki Karasu