LINC 2014 Programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 3

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Vascular mimetic technology – Design, engineering, and clinical outcomes

    Chairman:
    Dierk Scheinert, Peter Goverde
    Moderator:
    Chris Metzger, Kenneth Rosenfield, Jan Peter Goltz
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Vascular mimetic technology

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    4. -

      Clinical results from the SUPERB and Supera 500

        Dierk Scheinert
    5. -

      Real world data with Supera in the superficial femoral artery and popliteal artery – Results and clinical experience from the AURORAA trial

        Peter Goverde
    6. -

      Real world data with Supera in the superficial femoral artery and popliteal artery – Treatment of popliteal artery lesions in patients with CLI

        Jan Peter Goltz
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Evolving treatment paradigms for management of Type B aortic dissections

    Chairman:
    Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
    Moderator:
    Hans Krankenberg, Piergiorgio Cao, Ralf Kolvenbach, Matt Thompson
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Tips and tricks for successful EVAR of Type B dissections

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      INSTEAD XL has changed my case based treatment strategies for uncomplicated chronic Type B dissection

        Christoph Nienaber
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    5. -

      Acute dissection: OMT vs. OMT + TEVAR

        Santi Trimarchi
    6. -

      Treatment of chronic dissections and post-dissection aneurysms with fenestrated and branched grafts

        Eric Verhoeven
    7. -

      New techniques to occlude false-lumen distal back flow in chronic dissections

        Tilo Kölbel
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    9. -

      Future horizons: Innovative approaches for ascending aortic pathologies

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Advanced techniques for critical limb ischemia part I

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from Palermo:
    Marco Manzi
    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff, Koen Deloose, Bruno Freitas, Peter Huppert
    1. -

      Considerations for patient-specific revascularisation strategies below the knee

        Roberto Ferraresi
    2. -

      Outcome predictors in CLI interventions – insights from clinical trials

        Osamu Iida
    3. -

      How far can we go with endovascular techniques in challenging CTOs - the view point of a surgeon

        Ramon Varcoe
  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Deep Dive Session: Renal Denervation I

    Chairman:
    Krishna Rocha-Singh, Horst Sievert
    Moderator:
    Steve Ramee, Sigrid Nikol, Erwin Blessing
    1. -

      The status of clinical evidence for RDN in therapy-refractory hypertension - Debate: Is renal denervation really ready for prime time?

    2. -

      Yes, it's a safe and effective technique

        Horst Sievert
    3. -

      Be cautious! There are more questions than answers

        Roland Schmieder
    4. -

      Beyond office blood pressure measurements – the role of ambulatory blood pressure and considerations for a clinical outcome trial on RDN

        Dariusz Dudek
    5. -

      How to approach moderate treatment-resistent hypertension? How should we define responsiveness?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    6. -

      Panel discussion

    7. -

      New insights and advanced techniques in renal denervation

    8. -

      What have we learned about our target? Sympathetic nerve distribution and implications for therapy strategies

        Renu Virmani
    9. -

      How to mangage difficult anatomies and implications for device selection

        Britta Vogel
    10. -

      What is the advantage of irrigated RF systems?

        Karl-Heinz Kuck
    11. -

      Non-focussed ultrasound: Early clinical experience with the TIVUS system

        Erwin Blessing
    12. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Electronic poster exhibit in front of the LINC studio

  • - , Discussion Forum

    Symposium: Advancing the field of thrombus management with EKOS: Results and reflections from the recent clinical trials and real-world data

    Chairman:
    Barry Katzen
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Clinical evidence for ultrasound accelerated thrombolysis in pulmonary embolism: a critical review of the ULTIMA study and other recent clinical trials

        Nils Kucher
    3. -

      The increasing role of EKOS in treating pathological thrombi in the arterial and venous circulation

        Barry Katzen
    4. -

      Simplifying the treatment algorithm for acute DVT with EKOS: Results from the Maastricht experience and update on the Dutch CAVA trial

        Cees Wittens
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Paradise – A novel ultrasound-based approach for renal denervation

    Chairman:
    Karl-Heinz Kuck
    Moderator:
    Marc Sapoval
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    2. -

      The advantages of non-focused ultrasound energy for renal denervation

        Karl-Heinz Kuck
    3. -

      The pathophysiological view: The effects of ultrasound energy in the renal arteries

        Renu Virmani
    4. -

      Clinical results and future innovations with the Paradise system

        Marc Sapoval
  • - , Main Arena 1

    A decade of innovation: Remaining challenges and future prospectives for the femoropopliteal arteries

    Chairman:
    Kenneth Rosenfield
    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff, Marc Bosiers, Craig Walker, Peter Soukas, Dai-Do Do
    1. -

      The Zilver PTX registry ISR subanalysis

        Michael Dake
    2. -

      2-year results of DEB for treatment of ISR

        Eugenio Stabile
    3. -

      The Debate-ISR study: 2-year data

        Francesco Liistro
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      Latest clinical trials on treatment of in-stent restenosis

    6. -

      RELINE - randomized clinical trial: Viabahn covered stents vs. PTA

        Koen Deloose
    7. -

      The FAIR - randomized clinical trial of DEB vs. PTA for SFA-ISR

        Hans Krankenberg
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    9. -

      Initial experience with DEB in occluded lower limb bypass

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    10. -

      BioMimics 3D - advanced stent design: Concept to randomised controlled trial

        Thomas Zeller
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Advanced techniques for critical limb ischemia part II

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    live from Leipzig:
    Kazushi Urasawa
    Chairman:
    Ramon Varcoe
    Moderator:
    Chris Metzger, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    1. -

      State of the art retrograde approach – step by step

        Andrej Schmidt
    2. -

      Going deep – essentials of foot anatomy and the technique of pedal interventions

        Marco Manzi
  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging Cases and Complications - Moderated poster round in front of the LINC studio

    Juror:
    Peter Schneider, Vicente Riambau
    1. -

      Endovascular surgery/aortic

    2. -

      Emergency repair of a giant renal arterio-venous fistula with a wideneck using amplatzer plugs A. Saratzis

    3. -

      Modified hybrid debranching technique to treat large subclavian artery aneurysm A.Saratzis

    4. -

      Bilateral iliac recanalization for management of limb ischemia in patient with type A aortic dissection P. Rodríguez

    5. -

      Endovascular repair for severe late failure of Zenith stent graft 2000 model S. Onozawa

    6. -

      Total endovascular repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm with aortocaval fistula E. Willigendael

    7. -

      Complete endovascular aortic arch aneurysm repair

        Patrick Kelly
    8. -

      Struggling with delivery system removal: a challenging technical issue during endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) for AAA with severe neck angulation K. Hongku

    9. -

      TAA or malignancy S. Navaratne

    10. -

      Miscellaneous

    11. -

      Endovascular treatment pseudoaneurysm of the right iliac artery with arteriovenous fistula arose after spinal disc surgery M. Generalov

    12. -

      Thoraco-abdominal dissection and thrombosis of the aortic graft in a patient previously treated for acute type B dissection. A. Malaj

    13. -

      PVD/aorto-iliac

    14. -

      Muscular flap for treatment of secondary aortoesophageal fistula after thoracic endovascular aortic repair J. Ruiz

    15. -

      Endovascular treatment of massive hemoptysis by bronchial artery embolization A. Svare

    16. -

      Evar in pelvi kidney A. Lemos Junior

    17. -

      PVD/below the knee

    18. -

      Complex btk treatment: recanalization via a collateral artery - what is possible with modern guidewires and catheters? C. Lüdtke

    19. -

      PVD/femoro-popliteal

    20. -

      Complications bonded to popliteal artery injury are a rare event that can occur during or after the knee surgery L. Garriboli

    21. -

      Complete endovascular iliofemoropopliteal recanalisation B. Moors

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Innovative technologies and approaches for aortic challenges

    Chairman:
    Michel Makaroun
    Moderator:
    Raghuram Lakshminarayan, Piergiorgio Cao, Nicola Mangialardi
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Ensuring best clinical outcomes with the new lower profile GORE® EXCLUDER AAA endoprosthesis: Reducing access complications and treating short, angulated necks

        Raghuram Lakshminarayan
    3. -

      A new era in treating iliac aneurysms: The GORE® EXCLUDER® iliac branch endoprosthesis

        Piergiorgio Cao
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      The impact of true conformability in the aortic arch

        Nicola Mangialardi
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Deep Dive Session: Renal Denervation II

    Chairman:
    William Gray, Paul Sobotka
    Moderator:
    Dariusz Dudek, Joachim Beige, Gerd Hindricks
    1. -

      New horizons for renal denervation and systemic sympathetic nerve modification – early insights and update on potential indications for RDN

    2. -

      Renal denervation in patients with renovascular disease

        Yvonne Bausback
    3. -

      Renal denervation in patients with heart failure

        Horst Sievert
    4. -

      Renal denervation for optimisation of arrhythmia control

        Gerd Hindricks
    5. -

      Non-renal targets for sympathetic modification

        Paul Sobotka
    6. -

      Experience with carotid baroreceptor stimulation in severe refractory hypertension

        Joachim Beige
    7. -

      Safety and performance of urinary bladder electrical stimulation in acute decompensated heart failure

        Andrej Erglis
    8. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Discussion Forum

    Endoluminal bypass: Interactive case discussion

    Chairman:
    Jorge Fernández Noya
    1. -

      Complex SFA lesion

        Michel Reijnen
    2. -

      Popliteal artery aneurysm

        Nabil Chakfé
    3. -

      Dialysis access revision

        Daniele Savio
  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Treatment of arterial and venous occlusions – "Why do I use mechanical debulking?"

    Chairman:
    Miroslav Bulvas
    Moderator:
    Eberhard Wedell, Steven Kum, Sven Bräunlich, Torsten Fuß, Thomas Heller
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Rotarex in daily practice – indications and results of the last 10 years

        Sven Bräunlich
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Treatment of long segment ISR. Rotarex plus DEB improves the outcome

        Torsten Fuß
    5. -

      Recanalisation of venous thrombosis. Is there an advantage in using a mechanical thrombectomy system?

        Thomas Heller
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    Symposium: In-stent restenosis and re-dos – insights and updates

    Chairman:
    Jos van den Berg
    Moderator:
    Roberto Gandini, Patrick Peeters
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      ISR – a different kind of lesion

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Palermo

    4. -

      The value of DEB and atherectomy

        Roberto Gandini
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      Re-dos – case studies

        Patrick Peeters
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part I

    Chairman:
    Martin Werner, Eric Ducasse
    1. -

      Basic techniques in peripheral interventions

    2. -

      Step by step: Carotid artery stenting procedures

        Klaus Mathias
    3. -

      Step by step: Infrapopliteal revascularisation

        Antonio Micari
    4. -

      Step by step: How I treat SFA lesions

        Dai-Do Do
    5. -

      Step by step: Hybrid procedures for peripheral obstructive disease

        Holger Staab
    6. -

      Round table discussion

    7. -

      Before and after an endovascular procedure

    8. -

      Vascular diagnostics prior to angioplasty: needs and pitfalls

        Markus Haumer
    9. -

      How do I choose the appropriate closure device

        Eric Ducasse
    10. -

      Medical therapy after angioplasty/stenting

        Martin Werner
    11. -

      Round table discussion

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Nellix – from concept to clinical practice

    Chairman:
    Matt Thompson
    Moderator:
    Jean-Paul de Vries, Paul Hayes, Michel Reijnen
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      EVAS and early clinical outcome

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    3. -

      The European experience: Learning curve and key take-aways

        Paul Hayes
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    5. -

      The future of EVAS: Exploring Nellix possibilities

        Michel Reijnen
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: INCRAFT – The unmet need for a new EVAR device and concept

    Chairman:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Moderator:
    Jan Blankensteijn, Jan Brunkwall
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Global INCRAFT® system clinical program

        Corey Teigen
    3. -

      Technical features of the INCRAFT® system

        Giovanni Pratesi
    4. -

      Case presentation

        Konstantinos Donas
    5. -

      INCRAFT: 2 year data from the INNOVATION trial

        Giovanni Torsello
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Challenges in venous recanalisation and endovascular reconstruction

    Chairman:
    Michael Lichtenberg
    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher, Gerard O'Sullivan
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Case presentations

        Nils Kucher, Gerard O'Sullivan
    3. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Challenging EVAR cases and complications – Part II

    Chairman:
    Piergiorgio Cao, Patrick Kelly
    Moderator:
    Dieter Raithel, Ralph-Ingo Rückert
    1. -

      Outcomes of intentional left subclavian artery coverage during TEVAR in patients with traumatic aortic injury – a quality of life study

    2. -

      Repair of innominate artery pseudoaneurysm and tracheo-innominate fistula with a modified endovascular graft

    3. -

      Novel measure to counter access trouble in TEVAR cases - external iliac artery approach using TRIMLINE vertebral retractor

    4. -

      First-in-man use of Endologix VELA cuff: Our initial experience with the world's first four cases

    5. -

      Contra-lateral limb cannulation technique during EVAR for hostile neck

    6. -

      Techniques for successful percutaneous EVAR

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Electronic poster exhibit in front of the LINC studio

  • - , Main Arena 1

    TCT @ LINC: Pioneering techniques and future perspectives in endovascular interventions. „Leaving no metal behind“ – the concept for the future?

    Chairman:
    William Gray
    Moderator:
    Gunnar Tepe, Renu Virmani, Sumaira Macdonald, Hans Martin Gißler, Tony Das, Johannes Lammer
    1. -

      Current evidence and clinical utility of atherectomy systems

        William Gray
    2. -

      The Phoenix Atherectomy System: My initial experience with the next generation of peripheral atherectomy

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Directional atherectomy + DEB: Early insights from the Definitive AR study

        Gunnar Tepe
    4. -

      The SHOCKWAVE lithoplasty concept for calcified lesions – initial clinical experience

        Marianne Brodmann
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    6. -

      The only solution for peripheral arteries is to avoid permanent implants – bioabsorbable scaffolds will be the future!

        Renu Virmani
    7. -

      Latest generation bioabsorbable technology – how to make it work

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    9. -

      Chocolate BAR: Chocolate PTA in a broad range of patients with peripheral arterial disease, a prospective post-marketing study

        Tony Das
  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Raising the standard of care for endovascular aortic repair, applying contemporary outcomes to clinical practice

    Chairman:
    Jean Panneton
    Moderator:
    Hence Verhagen, Marc van Sambeek, Matt Thompson, Christoph Nienaber
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Midterm results of ENGAGE registry

        Hence Verhagen
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    4. -

      How durable is EVAR in the hostile neck?

        Hence Verhagen
    5. -

      Device evolution and impact on EVAR outcomes. ENGAGE vs. EUROSTAR

        Marc van Sambeek
    6. -

      Uncomplicated Type B dissection is a misnomer: INSTEAD XL results

        Christoph Nienaber
    7. -

      Treatment of Type B dissections. VIRTUE 3 year result

        Matt Thompson
    8. -

      Panel discussion and take home messages

  • - , Technical Forum

    Endovenous therapies of varicose veins

    Chairman:
    Karin Brachmann, Thomas Noppeney
    Moderator:
    Movsar Tembulatow, Attila Szabó, Cees Wittens, Bernd-Michael Harnoss
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      Treatment strategies for varicose veins – status update 2014

        Karin Brachmann
    3. -

      VNUS Closure Fast – 5 year data from a randomized clinical trial

        Thomas Noppeney
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    5. -

      Technical tips and tricks of venous ablation therapy in challenging anatomies

        Cees Wittens
    6. -

      Implementation of endovenous and surgical treatment into a successful treatment algorithm for postthrombotic syndroms

        Movsar Tembulatow
    7. -

      Mechano-chemical ablation for endovenous occlusion. First results

        Attila Szabó
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Discussion Forum

    Vascular stent design matters: Interactive case discussion

    Chairman:
    Ulf Teichgräber
    1. -

      SFA lesion

        Gerrit Krupski-Berdien
    2. -

      Popliteal artery lesion

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    3. -

      External iliac artery lesion

        Giovanni Pratesi
  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part II

    Chairman:
    Koen Keirse, Jos van den Berg
    1. -

      Aortic interventions

    2. -

      Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR): Indications and basic procedure

        Tilo Kölbel
    3. -

      Abdominal aortic aneurysm: Basics of endovascular repair

        Jos van den Berg
    4. -

      Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation (TAVI): Indications and basic procedure

        Axel Linke
    5. -

      Round table discussion

    6. -

      Miscellaneous devices

    7. -

      What is endovascular atherectomy and which devices are out there?

        Koen Keirse
    8. -

      Drug-eluting devices

        Erich Minar
    9. -

      Re-entry devices for CTOs

        Koen Keirse
    10. -

      Endovascular treatment of chronic venous insufficiency

        Elisabeth Singer
    11. -

      Round table discussion

    12. -

      Endovascular treatment of hypertension

    13. -

      Treating hypertension by renal artery stenting

        Peter Schneider
    14. -

      Treating hypertension by renal denervation

        Yvonne Bausback
    15. -

      Round table discussion

    16. -

      Emergencies in the cathlab

    17. -

      Complications in the cathlab, and what the team learned from it

        Marianne Brodmann
    18. -

      Bleeding complications and puncture site complications

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    19. -

      Endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aneurysms

        Patrick Peeters
    20. -

      Round table discussion

    21. -

      Limb salvage

    22. -

      Chronic limb ischemia: Preventing amputations – an interdisciplinary challenge

        Sabine Steiner
    23. -

      Treatment of the diabetic foot – the how and why

        Gianmarco de Donato
    24. -

      Acute limb ischemia – therapeutic options

        Mehdi Shishehbor
    25. -

      Round table discussion

    26. -

      Strategies for crossing complex femoropopliteal and BTK lesions

    27. -

      Subintimal or intraluminal, which way to go?

        Koen Deloose
    28. -

      14, 18, 20, 35: Which wire for which lesion and why?

        Jean Marc Pernes
    29. -

      Retrograde recanalisation – indications and techniques

        Martin Werner
    30. -

      Round table discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging Cases and Complications - Moderated poster round in front of the LINC studio

    Juror:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Klaus Mathias
    1. -

      PVD/femoro-popliteal

    2. -

      When upper limbs are no longer available for autologous arteriovenous fistula (AVF), femoro-saphenous arteriovenous access on the thigh are a good option A. Rodriguez-Morata

    3. -

      AV fistula post safari technique for distal popliteal artery occlusion, treated with coiling via venous route B. Shafi

    4. -

      Supra-aortic/carotid

    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of inadvertent injury to sub clavian artery during dialysis access T. Rana

    6. -

      Treatment of an aneurysm of the arcus aorta with a double chimney technique P. Van Shaik

    7. -

      Vascular surgeons are used to treating symptomatic atherosclerotic lesions at the carotid bifurcation, sometimes at the origin of the common carotid artery (cca), and even tandem lesions. in contrast, thromboembolic occlusion of the supra-aortic vessels is very rare E. Chisci

    8. -

      Male, hypertensive patient presented with post cabg status and severe angina T. Madan

    9. -

      Left internal carotid artery stenting in a case with type iii aortic arch

    10. -

      Urgent treatment of non-intentional coverage of supra-aortic trunks during Endovascular stent graft repair for thoracic aortic disease J. Ruiz

    11. -

      Aberrant right subclavian artery(arsa), when and how to do? M. Elsherif

    12. -

      Venous disease

    13. -

      Endovascular conversion of malfunctioning iliac vein stent to double barrel kissing stents improved clinical symptomatology W-H. Hsu

    14. -

      Male, 23 yrs old presented with bilateral lower limb swelling and abdominal distension T. Madan

    15. -

      Post permanent pacemaker implantation, endovascular treatment of subclavian vein stenosis

    16. -

      Others

    17. -

      DEB - a solution for recurrent multiple pulmonary vein stenoses (pvs) complicating rf catheter ablation of paroxysmal refractory atrial fibrillation (praf)- a case series S. Kudrnova

    18. -

      PVD/below the knee

    19. -

      Endovascular repair of a post-traumatic anterior tibial pseudoaneurysm and concomitant peroneal arteriovenous fistula: case report G. Di Matteo

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Scrub in with the experts: Advanced techniques for carotid revascularisation

    live from Münster:
    Arne Schwindt
    live from Palermo:
    Fausto Castriota
    Chairman:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Moderator:
    Sumaira Macdonald, Max Amor, Dariusz Dudek, Paolo Rubino
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Critical literature appraisal on carotid artery stenting

        Sumaira Macdonald
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Patient selection, techniques, and armamentarium: Lessons learned after CREST

        William Gray
    3. -

      Flash presentation: Pre-clinical and first clinical experiences with Micromesh carotid stent

        Max Amor
    4. -

      Flash presentation: Proximal protection during CAS

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
  • - , Main Arena 2

    CX @ LINC: Controversial issues in aortic repair

    Chairman:
    Frans Moll
    Moderator:
    Sebastian Debus, Piergiorgio Cao, Thomas Larzon, Frank Veith, Matt Thompson, Janet Powell
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Fast track practice and the improvement in anaesthesia

        Sebastian Debus
    3. -

      Lessons from the CAESAR trial

        Piergiorgio Cao
    4. -

      Open surgery for AAA has its place

    5. -

      The value of flow diversion in the aorta

        Thomas Larzon
    6. -

      There is a best way to manage ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Frank Veith
    7. -

      Trials on ruptured aneurysm are a waste of time

        Zoran Rancic
    8. -

      I am not so sure about that

        Matt Thompson
    9. -

      Let me show you results of the IMPROVE trial

        Janet Powell
    10. -

      Discussion

  • - , Discussion Forum

    VIVA @ LINC: The worst complication I had this year, I should have seen it coming

    Chairman:
    Tony Das
    Moderator:
    Michael Dake, Krishna Rocha-Singh, John Laird, Manish Mehta
    1. -

      This is a case-based session focusing on real cases with challenges and complications that make the experts sweat. Audience participation is encouraged and step-by-step case management is featured and discussed.

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Advanced CTO techniques

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Steve Ramee, Steven Kum
    1. -

      Flash presentation: IVUS guidance for peripheral arterial and venous indications

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Latest tips and tricks for CTOs from Japan

        Kazushi Urasawa
    3. -

      Flash presentation: Retrograde recanalisation and puncture techniques for in-stent occlusions and native CTOs

        Michael Piorkowski
  • - , Main Arena 1

    The last frontier: Endovascular interventions in the common femoral and popliteal arteries

    Chairman:
    Barry Katzen
    Moderator:
    Reza Ghotbi, Patrick Peeters, Chris Metzger, Ralph-Ingo Rückert, Peter Schneider
    1. -

      The TECCO trial: results of the French multicentric randomized clinical trial comparing endovascular vs. open surgery for the treatment of common femoral artery de novo lesions

        Yann Gouëffic
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    3. -

      Anatomical and biomechanical specifics of the popliteal artery

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    4. -

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