On behalf of the organizing committee, it is my great pleasure to welcome you all to the 4th Alpe-Adria-Donava (AAD) conference organized by SAGH (Slovenian association for gastroenterology and hepatology), in conjunction with the section of medical nurses and technicians (SSMS and ZT) specializing in endoscopy and gastroenterology.
This event, scheduled from October 20th to 21st, 2023 at Brdo pri Kranju, represents a unique collaborative platform aimed at providing updates on the latest advancements in gastroenterology, hepatology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, and abdominal surgery.
This international congress boasts a remarkable line-up of international faculty from across the globe – the United States, United Kingdom, Belgium, Italy, Norway, Hungary, Portugal, Slovakia, Sweden, Croatia, Serbia, Latvia, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Montenegro, Republic of Srpska.
Their expertise, along with the rich array of topics to be discussed, underscores our commitment to fostering a conducive environment for knowledge exchange, thus propelling the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology forward.
Besides lectures, the agenda includes hands-on endoscopic workshops, where practical examples from daily practice focusing on digestive diseases will be showcased. These sessions are tailored not only for members of SAGH and SSMS and ZT but also for interested specialists from various fields, extending an invitation to our colleagues from neighbouring countries as well.
|Relevance of Endoscopy in Bariatric Procedures||Tadeja Pintar|
|Impact of obesity on complications after laparoscopic liver resection||Špela Turk, Tajda Španring, Kevin Laufer, Irena Plahuta, Tomislav Magdalenić, Stojan Potrč, Arpad Ivanecz|
|Advanced endoscopic bariatric therapy – endoscopic gastroplasty for treatment of obese patients: preliminary results at 6 months follow-up from a prospective, single center, randomized controlled trial||M. Bulajić|
|Robotic colorectal resections at UMC Ljubljana – steady road from competency to proficiency||Jan Grosek|
|Endoscopic full thickness resection in appendix, issues and solutions (a single center experience)||Rajko Knežević|
|Endoscopic Ultrasonography-Assisted Management of Biliopancreatic Disease||Pieter Hindryckx|
|Recommendations For Prevention and Management Of LAMS-Related Complications: An International Delphi Consensus Study||Sebastian Stefanovič, Douglas G. Adler, Alexander Arlt, Todd H. Baron, Kenneth F. Binmoeller, Michiel Bronswijk, Marco J. Bruno, Jean-Baptiste Chevaux, Stefano Francesco Crinò, Helena Degroote, Pierre H. Deprez, Peter V. Draganov, Pierre Eisendrath, Marc Giovannini, Manuel Perez-Miranda, Ali A. Siddiqui, Rogier P. Voermans, Dennis Yang, Pieter Hindryckx|
|Do extensive pancreatic resections improve survival?||Blaž Trotovšek|
|Indications for minimally invasive pancreatic surgery: are there any oncological benefits?||Miha Petrič|
|Slovenian National Screening and Early Detection Programme for Colorectal Cancer – SVIT, Our Results||Milan Stefanovič|
|Gastric cancer screening in Europe: where are we now?||João Carlos Silva|
|Gastric cancer prevention in Europe – the EUROHELICAN project||Bojan Tepeš|
|Safe colorectal anastomosis: a new concept of surgical procedure standardization and trans-anal evaulation resulted in a low leak and a diversion rate||Alexander Ferko|
|New aspects in esophageal cancer surgery: our experiences||Assoc. Papp András|
|The Journey of Liver Surgery and Future Perspectives||Bjørn Edwin|
|Prevention of post splenectomy infectious complications – an audit at Clinical Department for Abdominal and General Surgery in Clinical Centre Maribor||Matjaž Horvat, Stojan Potrč, Nina Miksić Gorišek|
|EUS-guided liver biopsy for parenchymal liver disease||Tajana Pavić|
|Watch and Wait Protocol – Rectal cancer – Our results||Erik Brecelj|
|Pancreatic exocrine insufficiency: from diagnosis to treatment||Miroslav Vujasinović|
|Slovenian UR-CARE Inflammatory Bowel Disease Registry: in 4 years from scratch to top European recruiter||David Drobne|
|Clinical tool CDST for treatement of IBD with vedolizumab||Petra Maček, Nikolaus Molinari, Andreja Ocepek|
|Pathogenesis of Fibrostenosis in Crohn’s Disease||Miha Jerala, Nina Zidar|
|Helicobacter pylori in children and adolescents (data from Slovenia)||Matjaž Homan|
|Eosinophilic Diseases of Gastrointestinal Tract||Rok Orel|
|What defines long-term survival in patients after liver resection for colorectal metastases?||Irena Plahuta, Aleks Brumec, Matej Mencinger, Assoc. Iztok Peruš, Tomislav Magdalenić, Špela Turk, Tajda Španring, Kevin Laufer, Stojan Potrč Arpad Ivanecz|
|Preoperative Nutritional Assessment in Gastric Cancer Patients: A Single Center Experience||Hladnik Gaja, Potrč Stojan, Ilijevec Bojan, Jagrič Tomaž, Pivec Vid, Ivanecz Arpad, Horvat Matjaž|
|SIBO in Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Surgery||Novljan Urška, Tadeja Pintar|
|Comparison of Endoscopic Mucosal Resection of large colorectal polyps with or without thermal ablation of the resection base and margins||Roupen Djinbachian, Heiko Pohl, Douglas K Rex, John M. Levenick, Douglas Pleskow, Michael B Wallace, Mouen A Khashab, Ajaypal Singh, Joshua Melson, Dennis Yang, Aleksandar Gavrič, Daniel von Renteln|
|Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors – what is the appropriate treatment for localised disease||Ales Tomazič|
|Barrett’s esophagus – How often do we think about it in everyday practice?||Predrag D. Dugalić|
Management of GI Fistulas
imaging in intact mouse acinar cells in acute pancreas tissue slices
|Urška Marolt, Eva Paradiž Leitgeb, Viljem Pohorec, Saška Lipovšek, Viktória Venglovecz, Eleonóra Gál, Attila Ébert, István Menyhárt, Stojan Potrč, Marko Gosak, Jurij Dolenšek, Andraž Stožer|
Zavod Gastroenterolog in Slovensko združenje za gastroenterologijo in hepatologijo
Bojan Tepeš, Milan Stefanovič, Stojan Potrč, Aleš Tomažič, Pavel Skok, Samo Plut, Rok Orel, Peter Popovič, Nina Zidar, Lojze Šmid, David Drobne, Arpad Ivanecz, Blaž Trotovšek, Andreja Ocepek
Slovenian Journal of Digestive Diseases / Gastroenterolog is the newsletter of the Slovenian Association of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
Slovenian Journal of Digestive Diseases / Gastroenterolog is published three times a year.
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