LINC 2014 Programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Main Arena 2

21 events
  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Intervention for acute deep vein thrombosis (DVT) & pulmonary embolism (PE)

    Chairman:
    Iris Baumgartner, Robert Lookstein
    Moderator:
    Niels Bækgaard, Ulrich Hoffmann, Stavros Konstantinides, Steve Ramee
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

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      Live case transmission from Berne

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      Evidence for catheter-directed thrombolysis to treat DVT

        Niels Bækgaard
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      Evidence for pharmacomechanical thrombolysis to treat DVT

        Robert Lookstein
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      Evidence for novel oral anticoagulants to treat DVT & PE

        Ulrich Hoffmann
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      Evidence for systemic thrombolysis to treat PE: PEITHO trial

        Stavros Konstantinides
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      Evidence for catheter-directed thrombolysis to treat PE: ULTIMA trial

        Iris Baumgartner
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      Live case transmission from Galway

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Revascularisation of acute and chronic deep vein obstruction

    Chairman:
    Peter Neglén, Niels Bækgaard
    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf, Cees Wittens, Sigrid Nikol, Karin Brachmann
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Berne

    2. -

      Controversy acute DVT

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      Extended venography-guided catheter – directed thrombolysis is the best strategy

        Rick de Graaf
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      Fixed low-dose catheter-directed thrombolysis is the best strategy

        Iris Baumgartner
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      Post-thrombotic syndrome after acute proximal DVT

        Cees Wittens
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      Building the perfect venous stent: do we have it?

        Peter Neglén
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      Patency of venous stents

        Iris Baumgartner
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Berne

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Medtronic's leadership in renal denervation. The latest Symplicity evidence, Symplicity RDN therapy development, and RDN Symplicity technology

    Chairman:
    Dierk Scheinert, Krishna Rocha-Singh
    Moderator:
    Oliver Vonend, Thomas Zeller, Felix Mahfoud
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      The latest Symplicity clinical evidence

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    4. -

      The latest in Symplicity RDN therapy development

        Oliver Vonend
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      The latest in Symplicity RDN technology

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Erwin Blessing
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      The latest in Symplicity RDN indication expansion

        Felix Mahfoud
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: Peripheral CTO crossing - the European experience

    Chairman:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Dai-Do Do, Marco Manzi, Nicolaus Reifart
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      BTK challenge, choosing the right tool can lead to success

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      Why should I stay intraluminal in BTK CTO?

        Marco Manzi
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      A novel CTO PTA device, my own experience

        Nicolaus Reifart
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Revascularisation of complex chronic deep vein obstruction

    live from Berne:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Chairman:
    Michael Dake
    Moderator:
    Cees Wittens, Rick de Graaf, Peter Neglén
    1. -

      Minimal invasive, hybrid and open deep venous reconstructions anno 2014

        Cees Wittens
    2. -

      Tips & tricks for intervention in chronic venous occlusions

        Rick de Graaf
  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Extending clinical evidence with the EnligHTN renal denervation system beyond resistant hypertension

    Chairman:
    Michael Böhm, Gerd Hindricks
    Moderator:
    Konstantinos Tsioufis, Yvonne Bausback
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      How to treat: Performing renal denervation with the EnligHTN system

        Yvonne Bausback
    3. -

      The EnligHTN clinical evidence series and the EnligHTNment trial

        Michael Böhm
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      Potential effect of concommitant renal denervation and cardiac ablation in the treatment of atrial fibrillation

        Gerd Hindricks
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      Favourable effects of multi-electrode renal sympathetic denervation on left ventricular mass, diastolic function, and neurohormonal activation

        Konstantinos Tsioufis
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      Renal sympathetic denervation for treatment of metabolic syndrome associated hypertension

        Konstantinos Tsioufis
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Venous embolisation therapy

    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Chairman:
    Fabrizio Fanelli
    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias
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      Role of CT/MR for obstructive or varicose pelvic veins

        Hanno Hoppe
    2. -

      Indications and techniques for pelvic vein embolisation

        Gerard O'Sullivan
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: What should you leave behind? Stent or drug?

    Chairman:
    Jos van den Berg
    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose, Michael Lichtenberg, Marianne Brodmann, Lawrence Garcia
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      4EVER 24m: Long-term results of 4F Pulsar stents in femoropopliteal lesions

        Koen Deloose
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      PEACE 12m: Pulsar efficacy: An all comers registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Passeo-18 Lux experiences: Optimizing lower-limb treatment outcomes

        Patrice Mwipatayi
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      Live case transmission from Berlin

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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Controversial issues and remaining challenges in thoracic aortic repair

    Chairman:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello, Jacques Busquet, Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr, Spiridon Botsios
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    3. -

      Debate: Current management of aortic arch pathologies

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      The feasibility of an all endo approach for thoracic arch aneurysms

        Johannes Lammer
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      The vast majority of thoracic arch aneurysms are best managed by hybrid procedures that include TEVAR and surgical great vessel reconstructions

        Roberto Chiesa
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      The vast majority of thoracic arch aneurysms are best managed by a full surgical approach

        Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Diagnostic work-up and management of pathologies involving the left subclavian origin

        Marc van Sambeek
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      Early experience with the Valiant Mona LSA branch stentgraft

        Frank Arko
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      TEVAR and retrograde Type A dissection: Perception vs. reality

        Matt Thompson
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Improving EVAR outcomes in highly angulated AAA anatomy with an "on label" solution

    Chairman:
    Vicente Riambau
    Moderator:
    Jörg Teßarek
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

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      Benefits and advantages of Aorfix™ endovascular stent graft in complex AAA anatomy

        Richard Kellersmann
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Long term outcomes with Aorfix™ in challenging anatomy (a dual centre review)

        John Hardman
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      Iliac occlusions – clinical strategies to minimise the risk

        Nilo Mosquera
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Prague University Hospital - 8 year follow up of real world results using Aorfix™

        Petr Varejka
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: Expanding the frontier of BTK treatment

    Chairman:
    Craig Walker
    Moderator:
    Yann Gouëffic, Marco Manzi, Andrej Schmidt
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      Essential steps for BTK

        Yann Gouëffic
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      Tibiopedal study results

        Craig Walker
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      Diabetic / angiosome in the BTK treatment

        Marco Manzi
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      New techniques for BTK treatment

        Andrej Schmidt
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: 3D image guidance during EVAR

    Chairman:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Moderator:
    Philipp Geisbüsch, Johannes Gahlen, Markus Steinbauer
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      3D imaging during EVAR, tool or toy?

        Eric Verhoeven
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      Fusion imaging to support navigation in endovascular aortic procedures

        Philipp Geisbüsch
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      Intraoperative data acquisition for 3D imaging and navigation in EVAR cases

        Johannes Gahlen
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      Can post procedural 3D imaging improve outcomes in endovascular aortic procedures?

        Philipp Geisbüsch
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      3D imaging in emergency cases

        Markus Steinbauer
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Sealing is believing

    Chairman:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Moderator:
    Thomas Nolte, Matthias Tenholt, Sean Lyden
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

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      3 years of experience with an innovative sealing concept

        Thomas Nolte
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Early and midterm results of a 500 patients registry

        Matthias Tenholt
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      Expanding EVAR safely: The Ovation prime™ abdominal stentgraft system

        Sean Lyden
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Future outlook: Next generation stentgraft technology

        Dierk Scheinert
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Main Arena 2

    Management of juxtarenal aneurysms and challenging aortic neck

    Chairman:
    Frank Criado
    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello, Steven Kum, Manish Mehta, Thomas Larzon, Po-Jen Ko, Varinder Bedi
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Sao Paulo

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      Fenestrated and branched stentgrafts are ideal for managing aortic aneurysms with complex aortic necks

        Martin Malina
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      Parallel stentgraft techniques such as chimneys are readily available and safe off-the-shelf solutions for complex aortic necks

        Giovanni Torsello
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      Type I endoleaks and late migration can effectively prevented by endovascular fixation

        Jean-Paul de Vries
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      Thinking outside the circle: Kissing endografts for AAA

        Dainis Krievins
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      Rescue procedures for stentgraft dislocation or migration

        Andreas Gussmann
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Advanced approaches to treating challenging AAA & TAA anatomy – EndoAnchors for EVAR & TEVAR

        Manish Mehta
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      Challenging treatment of arch aneurysm with hybrid procedures and custom made thoracic RELAY-endoprothesis

        Marwan Youssef
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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

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      Tips and tricks for successful EVAR of Type B dissections

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

        Christoph Nienaber
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      Acute dissection: OMT vs. OMT + TEVAR

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

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

        Tilo Kölbel
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Future horizons: Innovative approaches for ascending aortic pathologies

        Ralf Kolvenbach
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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

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

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

        Piergiorgio Cao
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      The impact of true conformability in the aortic arch

        Nicola Mangialardi
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      Discussion and conclusion

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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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

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      EVAS and early clinical outcome

        Jean-Paul de Vries
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      The European experience: Learning curve and key take-aways

        Paul Hayes
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      The future of EVAS: Exploring Nellix possibilities

        Michel Reijnen
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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
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      INCRAFT: 2 year data from the INNOVATION trial

        Giovanni Torsello
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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
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      Uncomplicated Type B dissection is a misnomer: INSTEAD XL results

        Christoph Nienaber
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      Treatment of Type B dissections. VIRTUE 3 year result

        Matt Thompson
    8. -

      Panel discussion and take home messages

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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

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      The value of flow diversion in the aorta

        Thomas Larzon
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      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
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      Let me show you results of the IMPROVE trial

        Janet Powell
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      Discussion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Pioneering techniques for thoraco-abdominal aneurysm repair

    live from Münster:
    Martin Austermann
    Chairman:
    Armando Lobato
    Moderator:
    Martin Malina, Piotr Kasprzak, Varinder Bedi, Piergiorgio Cao, Eric Verhoeven
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      EVAR of thoraco-abdominal aneurysms with branched and fenestrated endografts – review of results and techniques

        Martin Malina
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      Off-the-shelf solutions for thoraco-abdominal aortic repair: My experience with chimneys and snorkels

        Zoran Rancic
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      How to reduce neurologic complications during EVAR of throracoabdominal aneurysms: The open branch concept

        Piotr Kasprzak