LINC 2015 Programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Technical Forum

17 events
  • Tuesday, January 27th: - , Technical Forum

    Deep Dive Session: Carotid revascularization

    Chairman:
    Frank Veith, William Gray
    Moderator:
    Martin Storck, Bernhard Reimers, Klaus Mathias, Sumaira Macdonald, Dariusz Dudek
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      Focus on asymptomatic carotid stenoses

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      Revascularization in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis – What is best practice?

        Marco Roffi
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      How good is current best medical therapy for stroke prevention in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis?

        Dorothee Saur
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      Asymptomatic carotid stenosis: What will CREST 2 tell us what we don’t already know?

        Michael Jaff
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      A new life for carotid stenting? – The ACST-2 trial

        Alison Halliday
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      A status update on SPACE II

        Christian Reeps
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      How to pick the asymptomatic carotid stenosis at risk

        Frans Moll
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      Management of carotid artery disease in patients undergoing cardiac procedures

        Marco Roffi
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      Influence of coronary heart disease on patient outcome after CAS

        Stanislav Bartus
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      Discussion

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      Live case transmission from Berlin

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      How to optimize outcome of carotid revascularization?

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      Filter protected carotid angioplasty: Prospective analysis of microscopic findings of embolic material and correlation with clinical and morphological characteristics in 400 cases

        Peter Huppert
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      Double filtration during carotid artery stenting: Reducing the risk of stroke

        William Gray
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      Carotid stenting with proximal protection in consecutive CAS patients

        Horst Sievert
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      The CARENET all-comer trial using the CGuard™ micronet-covered carotid embolic prevention stent

        Piotr Musialek
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      Live case transmission from Cotignola

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      The role of stent design for CAS: Does it affect post procedural neurologic events

        Eugenio Stabile
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      Evaluation and comparison of carotid and coronary artery plaque using IVUS virtual histology

        Andrej Erglis
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      Long-term follow-up of CAS: 5 year data of a single center all-comers registry

        Paolo Rubino
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      Best practice in CEA: Is there a way to make surgery even better?

        Gioachino Coppi
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      Carotid revascularization in Germany: Data from the national quality assurance programme on 30.000+ patients

        Martin Storck
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      Revascularization in recently symptomatic patients: How to achieve optimal results?

        Carlo Setacci
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      Despite current level 1 evidence – the outlook for an upsurge in CAS is bright

        Frank Veith
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      Discussion

  • Tuesday, January 27th: - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Expanding peripheral treatment options with Penumbra technology in embolization and thrombectomy

    Chairman:
    Roberto Gandini
    Moderator:
    Frank Arko, Florian Wolf, Enrico Pampana
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Volume advantage matters. Clinical techniques utilizing Ruby™ coil and POD™ occlusion device

        Florian Wolf
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      Indigo™ System – provide rapid restoration of flow to thrombosed vessels in the peripheral vasculature introducing the largest extraction lumen designed for BTK vessels.

        Enrico Pampana
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      Penumbra’s secret for endovascular clot management: Do we finally have the solution for arterial, venous, and PE clot management?

        Frank Arko
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 27th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Pioneering techniques in femoropopliteal and BTK interventions

    live from Sapporo:
    Kazushi Urasawa
    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    Moderator:
    Steven Kum, Andrew Holden, Steve Ramee, Karl-Ludwig Schulte
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      Flash presentation: Is POBA with bail-out stening enough for BTK lesions?

        Karl-Ludwig Schulte
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      Flash presentation: The role of CTO crossing devices in complex procedures

        Tony Das
  • Tuesday, January 27th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Advanced techniques for aortoiliac TASC C and D lesions

    live from Leipzig:
    Dierk Scheinert, Matthias Ulrich
    Chairman:
    Ramon Varcoe
    Moderator:
    Hans Krankenberg, Chris Metzger, Paul Myers, Claudio Rabbia
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      Flash presentation: Role of covered stents in prevention of arterial rupture and distal embolization during iliac artery recanalization

        Claudio Rabbia
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      Flash presentation: First experiences and innovative approach with a new balloon expandable endoprosthesis

        Andrew Holden
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      Flash presentation: Technical and hemodynamic considerations for reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation

        Peter Goverde
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      Flash presentation: Technique and outcome of endoluminal aortoiliac reconstructions with covered stents: The Leipzig experience

        Ankur Patel
  • Tuesday, January 27th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Carotid interventions

    live from Cotignola:
    Antonio Micari, Alberto Cremonesi
    Chairman:
    Horst Sievert, William Gray
    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias, Dieter Raithel, Zoran Milosevic
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      Flash presentation: Will the newest generation carotid stents resuscitate CAS? The CLEAR-ROAD trial

        Marc Bosiers
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      Flash presentation: Is there a value of OCT-imaging during CAS?

        Bernhard Reimers
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      Flash presentation: CAS with proximal protection from transradial/brachial approach

        Piero Montorsi
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Endovascular therapy in complex aortoiliac and femoral disease

    live from Dendermonde:
    Koen Deloose
    Chairman:
    Steve Ramee
    Moderator:
    Spiridon Botsios, Ankur Patel, Wolfgang Ritter, Patrick Peeters, Holger Staab
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      Advanced techniques for recanalization of TASC C/D iliac lesions

        Matthias Ulrich
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      Endovascular management of complex aorto-iliac lesions, bare metal stents vs.covered stents: Long-term result of COBEST trial

        Patrice Mwipatayi
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      Surgical approaches to iliac obstructions: When are they the preferred option?

        Ralph-Ingo Rückert
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      Hybrid procedures: When and how

        Holger Staab
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Current concepts in embolization therapy

    Chairman:
    Ulf Teichgräber
    Moderator:
    Michael Moche, Hermann Steinkamp, Claudio Rabbia, John Kaufman
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      Concepts and techniques in oncologic and non-oncologic embolizations

        Peter Huppert
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      State-of-the-art treatment options in metastatic liver disease and primary liver tumors

        Ulf Teichgräber
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      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

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      Drug-eluting beads vs. conventional TACE – what is the evidence?

        Jochen Fuchs
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      Selective internal radiotherapy treatment (SIRT): Current indications, technique and outcome

        Michael Moche
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      Recorded case from Leipzig

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      Embolization treatment for acute gastrointestinal bleeding

        Steffen Basche
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      Treatment of AV-malformations in abdominal and visceral arteries

        René Aschenbach
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Symposium: Onyx™ Liquid Embolic System – for advanced treatment approaches and daily challenges

    Chairman:
    Robert Morgan
    Moderator:
    Marcus Treitl, Ian McCafferty, Christoph Binkert
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      First experience with Onyx™ 34 liquid embolic system with less tantalum

        Marcus Treitl
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Treatment of AMLs, emergency embolization

        Ian McCafferty
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Onyx™ 34 liquid embolic system for treatment of endoleaks Type I after treatment with chimney technique

        Christoph Binkert
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Providing more patients with a durable repair

    Chairman:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Moderator:
    Tara Mastracci, Piergiorgio Cao, Giovanni Torsello
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      Introduction by the chairman

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      Are we designing aortic repairs for long term durability

        Tara Mastracci
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      Zenith Alpha™ thoracic experience

        Piergiorgio Cao
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      The value of a low profile device

        Giovanni Torsello
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Frontiers of vascular repair – solving problems in venous disease

    live from Teaneck:
    John Rundback
    Chairman:
    John Kaufman
    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel, Tony Das, Cees Wittens, Peter Schneider
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      Flash presentation: May Thurner syndrome: An emerging but still underdiagnosed condition. How I find it and how I treat it

        Gary Ansel
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      Flash presentation: Thoracic outlet syndrome with venous complications. Timing, treatment options, long-term management

        Peter Schneider
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      Flash presentation: Vena cava filters: Why do usage rates vary so much and what's my take on filter removal

        John Kaufman
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Optimized TIPS technique, minimizing post TIPS HE, latest clinical evidence

    live from Heidelberg:
    Boris Radeleff
    Chairman:
    Rita Golfieri
    Moderator:
    Andreas Koops, Geert Maleux, Juan Carlos García Pagán, Filippo Schepis
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      Optimizing TIPS technique. Effective treatment of portal hypertension complications

        Andreas Koops
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      Early TIPS in refractory ascites. Improved survival. Retrospective analysis Leuven

        Geert Maleux
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      Do we need to update the Baveno V guidelines for high risk variceal bleeding patients?

        Juan Carlos García Pagán
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      Managing the expansion of TIPS stent supports optimal post TIPS gradients and reduces post TIPS HE

        Filippo Schepis
  • Wednesday, January 28th: - , Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: The last frontiers: Below-the-ankle disease

    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    Chairman:
    Gary Ansel, Roberto Ferraresi
    Moderator:
    Sigrid Nikol, Jihad Mustapha, Dai-Do Do, Ralf Langhoff, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
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      Flash presentation: Foot vessel disease in critical limb ischemia: innocent bystander or leading factor?

        Roberto Ferraresi
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      Flash presentation: Pedal angioplasty: landmark and access lines

        Thomas Rand
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      Flash presentation: Outcome of CLI interventions through the retrograde pedal access

        Andrej Schmidt
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      Flash presentation: “No-option-patients”: Is angiogenesis with gene or cell therapy still an option?

        Sigrid Nikol
  • Thursday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course – CTO treatment - LIVE with Marco Manzi from Abano Terme, Thomas Zeller from Bad Krozingen, and Andrej Schmidt from Leipzig

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Patrick Peeters, Amman Bolia, Antonio Micari, Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Ralf Langhoff, Miguel Montero-Baker
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      The traditional subintimal approach to femoropopliteal and BTK lesions

        Amman Bolia
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      Intraluminal whenever possible! Catheter and wire choice to be successful

        Antonio Micari
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      The Japanese art of CTO crossing: Wiring with ultrasound or IVUS guidance

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
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      The German freestyle approach: Bidirectional access whenever needed

        Andrej Schmidt
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      The virtuous Italian approach – transcollateral techniques, pedal loop and beyond

        Marco Manzi
  • Thursday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Symposium: It's all about vessel prep

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Erwin Blessing, Eric Ducasse
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      The importance of vessel preparation

        Eric Ducasse
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      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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      Laser + DEB: Maximizing drug uptake?

        Eric Ducasse
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Scoring balloons: Tips and tricks

        Erwin Blessing
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      Discussion and conclusion by the chairman

  • Thursday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    Challenging cases and complications

    Chairman:
    Klaus Mathias
    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg, Hans Krankenberg, Francesco Liistro, Peter Soukas, Erwin Blessing
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      Managing challenge AV fistula restenosis – Experience from Chia Yi Christian Hospital, Taiwan

        Han-Lin Tsai
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      Endovscular management of chronic SVC syndrome

        B. C. Srinivas
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      Thrombolytic therapy of DVT & PE in pregnancy – review of risks, benefits and therapy including radiation risks

        Mark Goodwin
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      Optical coherence tomography in the intraoperative evaluation of the SUPERA self expanding stenting system

        Steve Henao
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      Recovery of lost profunda covered by subintimal flap

        Parag Doshi
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 29th: - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course – CLI treatment - LIVE with Marco Manzi from Abano Terme, Thomas Zeller from Bad Krozingen, and Andrej Schmidt from Leipzig

    Chairman:
    Patrick Peeters
    Moderator:
    Miloslav Roček, Michael Lichtenberg, Miguel Montero-Baker, George Adams
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      CO2 DSA for endovascular treatment in CLI patients. Preliminary experience

        Luis Mariano Palena
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      Reducing contrast and procedural time during BTK procedures: The new Arrow GPSCath

        Miloslav Roček
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      The 3 years outcome of endoluminal bypass for patients with CLI: The Spanish experience

        Jorge Fernández Noya
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      Treatment of challenging BTK lesions with the next generation Phoenix Atherectomy System

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • Friday, January 30th: - , Technical Forum

    Challenging cases and complications - Great saves and big disasters

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Hans Krankenberg, Sumaira Macdonald, Michael Lichtenberg, Marc van Sambeek
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      Spontaneous dissection of left internal carotid artery with consequent ischemic stroke treated successfully by CAS with proximal protection A. Pacchioni

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      When to stop A. Pacchioni

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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Infrarenal abdominal aortic subintimal angioplasty and stenting for infrarenal aortoiliac occlusions

        Christopher Stout
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      Trans-collateral retrograde crossing of a SFA CTO via profunda

        George Adams
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Complex endovascular salvage following misdeployment of a branched thoracoabdominal stent graft C. Brinster

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      Iliac on a stick: TAVR access complication

        George Chrysant
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      Are bifurcated endovascular devices suitable for the endovascular treatment of concomitant AAA and chronic iliac occlusion?

        Daniela Branzan
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Discussion and conclusion