LINC 2014 Programme

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Technical Forum

21 events
  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    A decade of innovation: The great debate on carotid revascularisation

    Chairman:
    Klaus Mathias, Frank Veith
    Moderator:
    Marco Roffi, William Gray, Carlo Setacci, Sumaira Macdonald, Sebastian Debus
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      Finally the guidelines are clear again: CEA remains to be the golden standard of treatment for the majority of patients

        Martin Storck
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      I strongly disagree, CAS is a safe procedure in experienced hands, with the right technique and patient selection

        Horst Sievert
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      My take on the European CAS and CEA data

        Marco Roffi
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      My take on the US CAS and CEA data

        William Gray
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      Data are data and the message is clear

        Frank Veith
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      Panel discussion

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      Which studies should we do and how can we do better science?

        Peter Schneider
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      Status update on ACST II and other ongoing trials – what to expect?

        Alison Halliday
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      Is there a chance that ACST II can change the game?

        Carlo Setacci
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      Panel discussion

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      Is there a way to make CEA better and safer?

        Sebastian Debus
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      Is there a way to make CAS better and safer?

        Sumaira Macdonald
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      When my "go-to" therapy is the wrong choice

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      The case for CAS: When is the stent better

        Sven Seifert
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      The case for CEA: When is surgery the first choice

        Stanislav Bartus
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      How I make my treatment decisions – Insights from a surgical high-volume CAS center

        Ramon Varcoe
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      Panel discussion

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Expanding your practice – peripheral embolisation

    Chairman:
    Trevor Cleveland
    Moderator:
    Arul Ganeshan, Oliver Dudeck
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Peripheral embolisation fundamentals

        Trevor Cleveland
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      Adjunctive devices

        Oliver Dudeck
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      Utility of detachable coils

        Arul Ganeshan
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Advanced techniques for complex aortoiliac and femoropopliteal disease

    live from Berlin:
    Ralf Langhoff
    live from Aalst:
    Koen Deloose, Lieven Maene
    Chairman:
    Craig Walker, Karl-Ludwig Schulte
    Moderator:
    Hans Krankenberg, Ramon Varcoe, Hermann Steinkamp, Wolfgang Ritter
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      Flash presentation: Advanced interventional techniques for aortoiliac reconstructions

        Hans Krankenberg
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      Flash presentation: Peripheral CTO treatment – clinical experiences with rapid-exchange devices

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Flash presentation: Reconstruction of complex aortoiliac lesions – covered vs. non-covered stents

        Ramon Varcoe
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      Flash presentation: 2 year results of Misago iliac stent registry

        Marc Bosiers
  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Tutorial: Large hole closure – close with confidence

    Chairman:
    Matt Thompson, Piergiorgio Cao
    Moderator:
    Ian Loftus, John Mark Regi, Nilo Mosquera
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      Closure of large holes: What is the experience

        Ian Loftus
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Prostar in large holes – what are the advantages and challenges

        Matt Thompson
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Proglide tips and tricks – dealing with challenging situations and patients

        John Mark Regi
  • Tuesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Advanced techniques for revascularisation of supra-aortic arteries

    live from Palermo:
    Antonio Micari
    live from Berlin:
    Ralf Langhoff
    Chairman:
    Steve Ramee, Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Zoran Milosevic, Nick Cheshire
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      Flash presentation: Patient selection, techniques and armamentarium: Lessons learned after CREST

        William Gray
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      Flash presentation: Rationale and evidence for unconventional access during CAS

        Piero Montorsi
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      Flash presentation: How to optimize CAS results in soft plaque and recent stroke

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
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      Flash presentation: Can robotic assistance be helpful to navigate through complex arch anatomies and make CAS safer?

        Nick Cheshire
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from Palermo:
    Antonio Micari
    Chairman:
    Barry Katzen
    Moderator:
    Thomas Rand, Chris Metzger, William Gray, Nicolas Diehm
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      Flash presentation: Evolution in stent design to improve outcomes in PAD

        William Gray
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      Flash presentation: Techniques and developments to treat long infrainguinal arterial occlusions

        Gianpaolo Carrafiello
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      Flash presentation: The role and value of re-entry devices in improving success of long segment CTO

        Barry Katzen
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Current concepts in embolisation therapies

    Chairman:
    Klaus Mathias
    Moderator:
    Peter Huppert, Barry Katzen, Ulf Teichgräber
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Principles of embolisation treatment and material choice

        Ulf Teichgräber
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      Live case transmission from Galway

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      UFE and prostatic embolisation – current status and techniques

        Anthony Ryan
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      Interventional treatment strategies for hepatic malignancies

        Peter Huppert
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Symposium: Onyx liquid embolic system – for advanced treatment approaches and daily challenges

    Chairman:
    Christoph Binkert
    Moderator:
    Marcus Treitl, Thomas Larzon, Jose Urbano
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Treatment of endoleaks type I and II

        Marcus Treitl
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Endovascular techniques for ruptured aneurysms

        Thomas Larzon
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Managing hemorraghe in daily practice

        Jose Urbano
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: The role of stenting in venous interventions

    Chairman:
    Nils Kucher
    Moderator:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Rick de Graaf, Cees Wittens
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Endovascular therapy for acute and chronic venous obstructions

        Nils Kucher
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      Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy and stenting of acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Tips and tricks for venous stenting

        Rick de Graaf
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      One year follow-up of the sinus-Venous stent by the European Center Aachen-Maastricht

        Cees Wittens
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Venous disease, unsolved problems and opportunities

    live from Columbus:
    Gary Ansel
    Chairman:
    Kenneth Rosenfield
    Moderator:
    Michael Dake, Manish Mehta, Chris Metzger
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      Flash presentation: State of the art in deep venous stenting: where are we now and where are we going?

        Michael Dake
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      Flash presentation: Vena cava filters – how do we use the evidence at hand to optimize treatment strategies?

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      Flash presentation: Evolving trends in managing massive and submassive pulmonary embolus: How and when to intervene

        Kenneth Rosenfield
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: State of the art of TIPS – improved outcomes with ePTFE covered stents

    live from Heidelberg:
    Boris Radeleff
    Chairman:
    Simon Olliff
    Moderator:
    Geert Maleux, Jonel Trebicka, Andreas Koops
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      TIPS technique: lessons learned

        Geert Maleux
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      TIPS indications: clinical considerations and patient selection

        Jonel Trebicka
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      Tips cases: linking TIPS technique and patient outcome

        Andreas Koops
  • Wednesday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    The last frontiers: Long SFA occlusions and calcified lesions

    Chairman:
    Karl-Ludwig Schulte, Chris Metzger
    Moderator:
    Ralph-Ingo Rückert, Amman Bolia, Patrick Peeters
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      2000 patients, real-world nitinol stent registry – 1 year results

        Johannes Ruef
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      Is there a role for drug eluting stents in SFA treatment?

        Yann Gouëffic
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      12 months results with Zilver PTX in long femoropopliteal lesions

        Thomas Zeller
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      New concepts for DES in femoropopliteal arteries - the Illumina trial

        Dierk Scheinert
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      Live case transmission from Berlin

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      First results of the RAPID trial, RCT with use of the Lefflow DEB for long-segment SFA obstructions

        Daniel van den Heuvel
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      The Freeway study projects – status update

        Karl-Ludwig Schulte
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      Patient-tailored solutions for calcified femoropopliteal lesions

        Craig Walker
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Vessel scoring + DEB – the solution for complex lesions?

        Erwin Blessing
  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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
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      Considerations for patient-specific revascularisation strategies below the knee

        Roberto Ferraresi
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      Outcome predictors in CLI interventions – insights from clinical trials

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

        Ramon Varcoe
  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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
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      State of the art retrograde approach – step by step

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

        Marco Manzi
  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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
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      Live case transmission from Palermo

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      The value of DEB and atherectomy

        Roberto Gandini
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Re-dos – case studies

        Patrick Peeters
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Challenges in venous recanalisation and endovascular reconstruction

    Chairman:
    Michael Lichtenberg
    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher, Gerard O'Sullivan
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Case presentations

        Nils Kucher, Gerard O'Sullivan
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , 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

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      Treatment strategies for varicose veins – status update 2014

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

        Thomas Noppeney
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      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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      Technical tips and tricks of venous ablation therapy in challenging anatomies

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

        Movsar Tembulatow
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      Mechano-chemical ablation for endovenous occlusion. First results

        Attila Szabó
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 30th: - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Advanced CTO techniques

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Steve Ramee, Steven Kum
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      Flash presentation: IVUS guidance for peripheral arterial and venous indications

        Fabrizio Fanelli
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      Flash presentation: Latest tips and tricks for CTOs from Japan

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

        Michael Piorkowski
  • Friday, January 31st: - , Technical Forum

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  • Friday, January 31st: - , Technical Forum

    Challenging cases and complications: Great saves and big disasters

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Claudio Rabbia, Chris Metzger, Gioachino Coppi
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

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      Endovascular treatment is an accurate option for aortoenteric secondary fistula in TASC D patients

        Enrique San Norberto-García
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      Complete endovascular repair of an arch aneurysm by compartmentalising aortic flow: a case report

        Patrick Kelly
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Endovascular approach in traumatic abdominal aortic injury in a 9 year old child

        Konstantinos Papazoglou
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      We report the treatment of a 77 years old patient with painful expansive thoracoabdominal aneurysm using a novel endovascular treatment with a quadruple layer stent technique

        Bruno Freitas
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      Cannulation of visceral vessel of type IV thoracoabdominal aneurysm after malposition of the main branched graft: case report

        Gioachino Coppi
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      Treatment of a perirenal aortic aneurysm without iliaco-femoral access followed by branched endograft infection caused by an aortoduodenal fistula

        Reinhard Kopp
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      Vascular malformations - overview and treatment options

        Robert Clemens
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Usefulness of percutaneous direct needle puncture technique during recanalization of heavily calcified plaques of hemodialysis patients.

        Tomoyasu Sato
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      Challenges while excluding supra-aortic aneurysms with difficult proximal control

        Ahmed Sayed
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      Emergent triple back table graft fenestration for chronic dissection with rapid expansion

        Claes Forssell
    14. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Conclusion and Adjourn

  • Friday, January 31st: - , Technical Forum

    After completion of the programme, buses will leave from the congress venue directly to the airport, the trainstation, as well as back to the city center.