ICA-APASL JOINT MEETING – Istanbul (Turkey) March, 13th 2015

Dear Collegues

We have the pleasure to announce two other events that will be supported by the International Club of Ascites (ICA).


Istanbul (Turkey) March, 13th 2015 at 1.30 p.m.

Safety of non-selective beta-blockers (NSBB) and proton pump inhibitors (PPI) in advanced cirrhosis and ascites

A 1 hours and 30 min meeting, starting 1.30 pm

Chairmen: Paolo Angeli & Shiv Sarin

Introduction and welcome Paolo Angeli
New concept on the use of NSBB in cirrhosis: ”The window hypothesis” 18+2 Aleksander Krag -
Safety of NSBB in refractory ascites 18+2 Thomas Sersté
Safety of NSBB and PPI: Relations to SBP and AKI, 18+2 Mathias Mandorfer
NSBB and PPI in advanced cirrhosis: Recommendations for clinical practice 18+2 Asian speaker – suggestion from Shiv

Wrap up

10 Shiv Sarin