Plenary Sessions-22/04/2021

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

15:00 - 15:15

Congress Opening: Anna Falanga, Benjamin Brenner, Alok A Khorana

 15:15 - 16:30

Special Session: COVID-19, Cancer and Thrombosis

Chairs: P. Gresele (Italy), A. Falanga (Italy)

L01 - COVID-19 Associated Thrombosis-a year later
J. Connors (USA)

L02 - COVID-19 is an acquired vascular hemopathy
D.M. Smadjia (France)

Selected Abstract

OC-01 - Venous thromboembolic events during the first and second waves of Covid-19 in breast cancer patients treated in an outpatient day hospital
J. Illarramendi, J.L. Modesto, E. Salgado, S. De la Cruz, J.J. Illarramendi (Spain)

OC-02 - Khorana risk score at diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection as a predicting tool for venous thromboembolic disease development, and overall mortality, in cancer patients
C. López Jiménez, C. Blanco Abad, J.L. Catoya Villa, A. Gutiérrez Ortiz de la Tabla, D.S. Juliao Caamaño, L. Ortega Morán, M. Martín Jiménez, A. Muñoz Martín (Spain)

OC-03 - Heparin treatment in COVID-19 patients is associated with reduced in-hospital mortality: findings from an observational multicenter study in Italy and a meta-analysis of 11 studies
S. Costanzo, R. Parisi, G. de Gaetano, M.B. Donati, L. Iacoviello, A. Di Castelnuovo, on behalf of the COVID-19 RISK and Treatments (CORIST) collaboration (Italy)

16:30 - 17:00

Special Lecture

Chair: A. Falanga (Italy)

Introduction to Lecture
C. Rizzi (Italy)

Are the new technologies useful to medicine or the opposite? 
A. Remuzzi (Italy)