Hall 1st floor – morning session

9:00-11:30 SESSION 10
CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES
Chairs: Popović Todorović B., Vlaisavljević V.
9:00 Popović-Todorović B. The optimal treatment for poor responders
9:20:-9:50 DEBATE
Voting
Više oocita je bolje nego manje?
Pro: Blockeel C. / Contra: Pinborg A.
Voting results
9:50-10:20 DEBATE
Voting
Freeze all for every patient?
Pro: Popović Todorović B. / Contra: Makrigianakis A.
Voting results
10:20 Blockeel C. How to prepare for a frozen embryo transfer?
10:50 Pinborg A. Twins after ART – acceptable or iatrogenic complication
11:10-11:30 SYMPOSIUM – FERRING
Blockeel C. Individualization of ovarian stimulation
11:30-12:00 Coffee break
12:00-12:40 SYMPOSIUM – MERCK
12:40 Vrtačnik Bokal E. IVF and associated chronic diseases
13:00-14:00 DEBATE OF EXPERTS
The fate of human embryos following a long-term cryopreservation
Experts: Kordić K., Pavičić Baldani D., Pinborg A., Vrtačnik Bokal E., Vrtačnik U., Kovačič B., Šimunić V., Vlaisavljević V.
Chairs: Pavičić Baldani D., Šimunić V., Vlaisavljević V., Kovačič B.
14:00-15:00 Lunch

Hall 1st floor – afternoon session

15:00-16:00 DEBATE
Chairs: Škrablin S., Tanos V.
Voting: Removal of fibroids in asymptomatic patients to improve fertility and/or reduce a miscarriage rate
Pro: Kopitović V., Vrtačnik Bokal E. / Contra: Banović V., Ćorić M.
Voting results
16:00-17:00 DEBATE
Voting: Social freezing
Pro: GÜrgan T. / Contra: Bauman R, Sibinčić S.
Voting results
17:00-17:30 Coffee break
17:30-18:00 GUIDELINES AND RECOMMENDATIONS
Premature ovarian insufficiency (POI)
18:00-19:00 SESSION 11
FERTILITY PRESERVATION
Chairs: Galal A., Šijanović S.
18:00 Tanos V. Uterine fibroids in young women. How to preserve the uterus?
18:20 D’Amato G. Mild ovarian stimulation with Letrazol/Clomifen citrate plus fixed dose HMG vs murine recombinant biosimilar for infertile non-obese PCOS patients
18:40-19:00 DISCUSSION
21:00 Dinner
dvorana-2A-1

Hall A 2nd floor – morning session

10:00-11:30 SESSION 12
ULTRASOUND IN REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE
Chairs: Karelović D., Tomičić K.
10:00 Tomičić K. Ultrasound evaluation of ovarian reserve, ovarian cysts and PCOS
10:20 Karelović D. Ultrasound evaluation of congenital uterine anomalies
10:40 Radošević V. Ultrasound evaluation of uterine fibroids, polyps and adhaesions
11:00 Despot A. 3D ultrasound of transformation zone and interstitial space of the cervix
11:20 DISCUSSION
11:30-12:00 Coffee brea
12:00-13:30 SESSION 13
A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO HORMONAL CONTRACEPTION
Chairs: Škrgatić L., Pavelić Turudić T.
12:00 Škrgatić L. Up to date guidelines on emergency contraception
12:20 A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO HORMONAL CONTRACEPTION
Bokić S., Jandrić I., Pejković L., Podgajski M., Šunj M., Trninić A., Jurković I., Pavelić Turudić T. Interactive memory game and slide presentation on the treatment of common side effects of combined hormonal contraception (irregular bleeding, headache, weight gain, nausea, skin changes, breast tenderness, dyspareunia, libido loss and mood changes)
13:10 DISCUSSION
13:30-14:00 GUIDELINES AND RECOMMENDATIONS
Pejković L., Šijanović S. Intrauterine contraception – to whom, examinations and tests needed. How to deal with side effects
14:00-15:00 Lunch

Hall A 2nd floor – afternoon session

15:00-19:00 SESSION 14
MENOPAUSAL MEDICINE
Chairs: Šprem Goldštajn M., Franić D.
15:00 Šprem Goldštajn M. Informed consent for HRT – yes or no?
15:20 Verbanac D. Should we test the microbiome in menopausal transition?
15:40 DEBATE
Ovarian tissue cryopreservation: a new anti-aging treatment?
Pro: Šprem Goldštajn M. / Contra: Alebić M.Š.
Voting results
16:10 Herman Mahečić D. Medical treatment of obesity
16:30 Franič D. Regenerative medicine in postmenopause
16:50 DISCUSSION
17:00-17:30 Coffee break
17:30-18:00 DEBATE
Improving sex at menopause – testosterone / LASER?
Pro: Fistonić I. / Contra: Bolanča I.
Voting results
18:00 Vujić G. HRT after malignant disease
18:20 Matković V. HRT and breast cancer – is there anything new?
19:10 DISCUSSION

Hall B 2nd floor – morning session

10:00-11:30 Medical nuses in gynecology and obstetrics
Chairs: Zlodi Đ., Ivić L.
10:00 Zlodi Đ. Laparoscopy in gynecological oncology
10:10 Majurec M, Zlodi Đ. Brachytherapy with HDR – our work experience
10:20 Brozović B, Bakšič A, Ivić N, Ilijašić B, Čutura E. What do to when basic cancer treatment is completed?
10:30 Ilijašić B. Malignant pain
10:40 Kološić D. Parenteral nutrition
10:50 Vuković J, Ilijašić B. CATO system
11:00 Paklec Pavlović J, Kozjak I. Šlogar B. The role of the nurses in the approach to ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
11:10 Kostanjčar K, Bosnić A. The preparation of the premature infants for EEG diagnostics
11:20-11:30 DISCUSSION
11:30-12:00 Coffee break

Hall B 2nd floor – afternoon session

15:00-18:00 ORAL PRESENTATIONS
Chairs: Galal A. F., Kisić M.
15:00 Jancar N, Burnik Papler T, Bojc E, Vrtacnik Bokal E, Stimpfel M, Virant-Klun I. Which factors affect the proportion of immature oocytes in IVF/ICSI procedures and the association of the proportion of immature oocytes with procedure outcome?
15:10 Galal AF, Mekhamer A, Tayae E, El Kafash D. Histidine-Rich Glycoprotein genotyping: A new a non-invasive predictor of pregnancy outcome in ICSI cycles
15:20 Tokgoz VY, Arzu Yorulmaz A, Ahmet Basar Tekin AB. Is there any impact of MTHFR C677T and A1298C polymorphisms on IVF cycle outcomes?
15:30 Spremovic-Radjenovic S, Kovacevic G, Bukumiric Z, Radunovic N, Bila J. The optimal concentrations of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) before conception in women icluded in In vitro fertilisation (IVF) procedures
15:40 Raouasnte R, Dedousi D, Mavrogianni D, Liokari E, Loutradis D, Drakakis P. Expression of CART (Cocaine- and Amphetamine- Regulated Transcript), in cumulus cells, from women undergoing IVF. A possible biomarker of obesity-related, female infertility
15:50 Šalamun V, Maloku O, Maver A, Hočevar K, Papler Burnik T, Eda Vrtačnik Bokal E. Show me your endometrial transcriptome and I will tell you your body weight
16:00 Galal AF, Etman AE. Sheath in embryo transfer technique. A new modality improves pregnancy rate in ICSI cycles
16:10 Kovač K, Taborin M, Reljič M, Vlaisavljević V, Kovačić B. Can the semen be frozen in several microdrops instead in one when needed for intracytoplasmatic sperm injections?
16:20 Reljič M., Kovač V., Gavrić Lovrec V., Mlakar L., Kores Testen P., Kovačič B. Vitrified warmed blastocyst transfer- search for optimal protocol for endometrial preparation
16:30 Behin Mraz A, Kosi Bijelić N. The role of hysterosalpingo contrast sonography in treatment of infertile patient with PCOS
16:40 Galal AF. Letrozole step-up protocol: The effect of a novel superovulation induction protocol to enhance pregnancy rate in a couple with unexplained infertility undergoing intrauterine insemination
16:50 Abdulkhalikova D, Korošec S, Blickstein I, Tul N, Bokal Vrtačnik E. Perinatal outcome of in-vitro fertilization pregnancies in women with polycystic ovary syndrome by pregravid BMI
17:00-17:20 Coffee break
17:20 Marusic J.; Resic Karara J.; Simundza R.; Gabric D. Vitamin D deficiency in patients undergoing medically asisted reproduction
17:30 Šalamun V, Lagana A, Vrtačnik Bokal E. Integrated therapeutic approach in endometriosis-associated infertility: from the conception to the delivery
17:40 Prašnikar E, Knez J, Kovačić B, Kunej T. Omics data integration revealed possible altered mechanisms characterizing endometrial receptivity in women with endometriosis
17:50 Ban Frangež H, Korošec S, Vrtačnik Bokal E. Preterm delivery after infertility treatment
18:00 Burnik Papler T, Vrtačnik Bokal E, Drobnič S, Štimpfel M. The outcome of IVF/ICSI cycles in male cancer patients: retrospective analysis of procedures from 2008-2016.
18:10 Lukač A. HPV type determination and representation of the most important risk factors for diseases of the cerical cancer in the cities Rozaje and Berane
18:20 Planinić P, Babić I, Karadža M. Sentinel lymph node detection in early stage cervical carcinoma
18:30 Mikuš M., Matak L., Planinić P., Vujić G. Ovarian Malignant Germ Cell Tumors: 10-year clinical experience at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Center Zagreb, Croatia
18:40 Maurac I. Nonpharmacological methods in treatment of female urinary incontinence
18:50 Pavić M. Stresna urinarna inkontinencija – SLING i BULKING metode / Stress urinary incontinence – SLING and BULKING methods
19:00 Štimpfel M., Otto C., Vrtačnik-Bokal E. DNA methylation profile of spermatozoa used for IVF/ICSI depends on the sperm preparation method
19:10 DISCUSSION
21:00 Congress Dinner