LINC 2016 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Room 1 - Main Arena 1

22 events
  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Treatment strategies for complex disease in the SFA/Pop

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Ramon Varcoe, Brian DeRubertis, Gary Ansel, Lawrence Garcia, Jihad Mustapha, Thomas Zeller
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      Introduction by the moderator and overview of complex SFA disease: calcium, long lesions, reintervention

        Dierk Scheinert
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      Treatment strategies for calcium

        Thomas Zeller
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      Treatment strategies for long lesions > 20 cm

        Donald Jacobs
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      SUPERSUB: Results of subintimal SUPERA cohort in CLI patients

        Luis Mariano Palena
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      Economic fempop treatment depends on device choice

        Michael Jaff
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      Treatment strategies for reintervention (catastrophic failure)

        Jihad Mustapha
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Changing paradigms and future concepts in peripheral interventions – how far have we come?

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Christopher Owens, Jihad Mustapha, Erich Minar, Thomas Zeller, Ayman Al-Sibaie
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      DRUG-COATED BALLOONS: LATEST DATA FROM CLINICAL TRAILS

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      Angiographic and clinical 6 months results of the CONSEQUENT trial

        Thomas Albrecht
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      AcoArt Trial – 12 months results with the Orchid DEB in femoropoliteal lesions

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      Latest insights from the LEVANT II study and subgroup analysis

        Dierk Scheinert
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      IN.PACT SFA trial – 2 year outcomes

        Peter Schneider
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      Update on the German/US budget impact model on the cost-effectiveness of DCB in the German & US healthcare systems

        Thomas Zeller
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      DRUG-COATED BALLOONS: ALSO THE PRIMARY SOLUTION FOR LONG LESIONS?

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      Drug-coated balloons: Also the primary solution for long lesions? Pro:

        Francesco Liistro
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      Drug-coated balloons: Also the primary solution for long lesions? Contra:

        Michael Dake
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      Panel discussion

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      ADJUNCTIVE TREATMENT MODALITIES FOR COMPLEX LESIONS

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      From pre-dilatation to debulking: what, when and why to add more upon plain DCB

        Gunnar Tepe
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      When DCB is not enough: Is there a need for new DAART study?

        Thomas Zeller
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      FUTURE CONCEPTS FOR DRUG DELIVERY

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      DANCE trial

        Christopher Owens
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      THE LATEST IN IMPLANT TECHNOLOGY

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      Eluvia 12 months data

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
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      RAPID trial: A RCT comparing legflow DCB versus POBA followed by SUPERA stenting in “real world” long-segment femoropopliteal lesions

        Jean-Paul de Vries
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      Discussion

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Drug elution – leave the right thing behind. Debating evidence to provide the answers.

    Moderator:
    Michael Dake
    Panel:
    Francesco Liistro, Gary Ansel, Andrew Holden
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      Why my stent usage is increasing

        Andrew Holden
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      Surgical bypass or Zilver PTX – 12-month preliminary data

        Marc Bosiers
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Leave the right thing behind - patterns of restenosis

        Gary Ansel
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Dendermonde

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      An evidence based approach: Bare stents and balloons are obsolete

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    8. -

      Summary of the symposium, discussion and questions

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: From simple to complex lesions: Is the robust IN.PACT DCB evidence shifting the SFA treatment paradigm?

    Moderator:
    Thomas Zeller, Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Peter Schneider, Gary Ansel, Robert Melder, Fabrizio Fanelli
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      Deep dive: IN.PACT SFA 2 year outcomes

        Peter Schneider
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      A real-world experience: 12-month outcomes from IN.PACT Global Long Lesions imaging cohort

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

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      The vexing problem of ISR: Is IN.PACT DCB the solution? 12 months outcomes from IN.PACTGlobal study ISR imaging cohort

        Gary Ansel
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      Understanding the science behind the latest evidence

        Robert Melder
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      How IN.PACT DCB evidence has changed my SFA treatment algorithm

        Fabrizio Fanelli
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Controversial issues, new insights and pioneering solution for Critical Limb Ischemia

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Ramon Varcoe, George Adams, Mohammad AlTwalah, Sebastian Debus, Steven Kum
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      First-line treatment strategies in patients with critical limb ischemia: One year outcomes from the CRITISCH registry

        Theodosios Bisdas
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      Explaining the discrepancy between low patency and higher limb salvage rates after revascularization for CLI: Does perfusion matter or not?

        Peter Schneider
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      CLINICAL TRAIL UPDATE

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      The 3 year outcomes of endoluminal bypass for patients with CLI: The Spanish experience

        Jorge Fernández Noya
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      The NANOCROSS study: final 12 month results

        Marc Bosiers
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      1-year results of the PES-BTK-70 study: investigating a self-expanding paclitaxel-eluting stent in BTK arteries

        Patrick Peeters
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      12 months results of the PREVENT study: investigating the Everolimus-eluting stent in BTK lesions in CLI patients

        Marc Bosiers
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Calcification of BTK arteries: The scope of the problem and attempts to solve it

        Jihad Mustapha
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      Bioabsorbable drug-eluting scaffolds in BTK arteries: Update on the ABSORB BTK project

        Ramon Varcoe
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      Future concepts for drug delivery

        Michael Jaff
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      The LIMBO project: Micropuncture mediated adventitial drug infusion to prevent restenosis in BTK arteries

        George Adams
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      Tack optimized balloon angioplasty below the knee (TOBA-BTK) 6 months results: A new method for treating CLI patients with post-PTA dissections

        Marianne Brodmann
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      Remaining challenges and future concepts: Will drug-eluting balloons ever work in BTK arteries? - R. Virmani

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Calcified lesions

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel, Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, Ayman Al-Sibaie, Craig Walker, Jean-Paul de Vries, Spiridon Botsios, Ammanulla Bolia
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      Patterns of vessel calcification and clinical relevance

        Michael Jaff
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      Crossing techniques for calcified CTOs

        Andrew Holden
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      Live case transmission from New York

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      WHAT IS THE BEST CONCEPT TO DEAL WITH SEVERE CALCIFICATION?

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      Remove it! – Update on atherectomy techniques for calcified lesions

        Lawrence Garcia
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      Just stent it! – Biomimetic interwoven stents

        Craig Walker
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      Disrupt it! – The Shockwave lithotrypsie concept

        Thomas Zeller
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      Go around it! – The percutaneous bypass technique

        Andrej Schmidt
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      Recorded case: Shockwave lithotrypsie

        Marianne Brodmann
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: The evolution of peripheral arterial interventions and the revolution in drug eluting technologies

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Nicolas Shammas, Jaydeep Kokate, Thomas Zeller
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      Introduction by the moderator

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      State of play – contemporary use of DCB and Ranger Investigator Sponsored Research

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Hello again – re-intervention strategies for sub-optimal results of current technologies

        Nicolas Shammas
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      Live case transmission from Berlin

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      Eluvia – designing a revolutionary drug eluting stent for SFA intervention

        Jaydeep Kokate
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      Setting a new benchmark – Eluvia clinical results and ongoing studies

        Thomas Zeller
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      Conclusion by the moderator

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Venous interventions: Current status and open questions

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel, Iris Baumgartner
    Panel:
    Michael Jaff, Rupert Bauersachs, Michael Lichtenberg, Cees Wittens, William Gray, Ralf Kolvenbach
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      Intervention for DVT and PE – a revolution in the making

        Michael Jaff
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      Status of anticoagulation therapy in 2016: Is there a need for venous revascularization?

        Rupert Bauersachs
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      Current evidence for deep venous interventions

        Iris Baumgartner
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      Live case transmission from Berne

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      Techniques for thrombus removal in acute DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Interventions in the chronic setting with post-thrombotic syndrome

        Cees Wittens
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      Thrombus removal in acute pulmonary embolism – when and how?

        Kenneth Rosenfield
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      Innovative endovascular approach to pulmonary embolism by ultrasound enhanced thrombolysis

        Ralf Kolvenbach
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      Endovenous interventions for varicose vein disease – current status

        Raghu Kolluri
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      Discussion

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: How to treat complex peripheral lesions with confidence

    Moderator:
    Daniele Savio
    Panel:
    Michel Reijnen, Peter Soukas, Fabien Thaveau, Jeffrey Y. Wang, Darren Schneider
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      Introduction by the moderator

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      Treating challenging lesions: the importance of flexibility and accuracy

        Fabien Thaveau
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      In-stent restenosis: What is the impact of reintervention? What is the choice of therapy costing you?

        Jeffrey Y. Wang
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      Live case transmission from Dendermonde

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      Lessons learnt when treating complex lesions using an endoluminal bypass

        Darren Schneider
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      Discussion and conclusion by the moderator

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Latest pharmacological innovations for peripheral arterial disease: How to optimize the outcome of peripheral revascularization?

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Michael Jaff, Frans Moll, Rupert Bauersachs, Marco Roffi, Dariusz Dudek
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      Introduction by the moderator

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      What is best medical therapy in PAOD and is there a need for better concepts and more data?

        Michael Jaff
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      The EPAD-Study: RCT comparing endoxaban and aspirin to clopidogrel and aspirin in SFA and proximal popliteal interventions

        Frans Moll
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      The VOYAGER trial: RCT investigating the efficacy and safety of rivaroxaban to reduce the risk of major thrombotic vascular events in patients with symptomatic PAOD undergoing revascularization

        Rupert Bauersachs
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: LUTONIX® DCB – clinical evidence and real life experiences in SFA, BTK & AV indications

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Fabrizio Fanelli, Sabine Steiner
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      A study of downstream events of the two leading DCBs on the market - R. Virmani

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      LUTONIX® DCB in SFA – insights of the LEVANT 2 & real world outcomes from the global registry

        Fabrizio Fanelli
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      LUTONIX® DCB in SFA – insights of the LEVANT 2 German cohort

        Dierk Scheinert
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      LUTONIX® DCB in BTK – Update on the BTK clinical program & single center experience

        Sabine Steiner
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      LUTONIX® DCB in AV access – a single center experience

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
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      LUTONIX® DCB in AV access – a single center experience

        Kate Steiner
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    VIVA @ LINC: Next steps in carotid revascularization

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    William Gray, Sean Lyden, Kenneth Rosenfield, Raghu Kolluri
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      Announcement of the Vascular Career Advancement Award Recipients: R. Kolluri, Th. Bisdas

        Giancarlo Biamino, Peter Schneider
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      How should studies be designed to evaluate new carotid protection devices and stents?

        William Gray
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Kingsport

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      Is proximal protection the way forward? Options, techniques and results

        Gary Ansel
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      Will mesh covered stents help reduce the risk of stroke?

        Peter Schneider
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      Live case transmission from Kingsport

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      Carotid revascularization 20 years from now

        Kenneth Rosenfield
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: In-stent restenosis, popliteal and long lesions

    Moderator:
    Patrick Peeters, William Gray
    Panel:
    Hans Krankenberg, Peter Schneider, Roberto Ferraresi, Klaus Amendt, Johannes Lammer
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      DEBATE: MECHANICAL BARRIER VS. DRUG-ELUTION FOR TREATMENT OF IN-STENT RESTENOSIS

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      Pro drug-elution

        Hans Krankenberg
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      Pro mechanical barrier

        Peter Soukas
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      The Lutonix global drug coated balloon registry: 12 months results of the ISR subgroup

        Chris Metzger
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      Biology of in-stent restenosis and rational for debulking

        Jos van den Berg
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Is flexed knee study useful in popliteal artery angioplasty?

        Roberto Ferraresi
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      Spot-stenting – Multi-LOC theoretical background and first real world results

        Klaus Amendt
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      Initial results of the ZILVERPASS study: A RCT investigating the Zilver PTX DES vs. bypass surgery for femoropopliteal TASC C&D lesions

        Marc Bosiers
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      Popliteal artery lesions: How do I decide between DCB, stenting, atherectomy or bypass

        Peter Schneider
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      SuperB trial: a prospective randomized study comparing endoluminal bypass to surgery

        Michel Reijnen
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      Live case transmission from Kingsport

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Retrograde tibial interventions and below-the-ankle angioplasty

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Kazushi Urasawa, Roberto Ferraresi, Steven Kum, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      THE RETROGRADE TIBIAL PUNCTURE

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      Ultrasound guided technique

        Jihad Mustapha
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      Fluoroscopy-guided technique

        Andrej Schmidt
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      The anatomy of pedal vasculature and principles for pedal intervention

        Thomas Rand
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      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

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      Advanced wiring techniques for below-the-knee and below-the-ankle interventions

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
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      Implications of the wound related artery concept for BTK revascularization strategies: When and how to do pedal interventions?

        Roberto Ferraresi
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      Results of 999 BTK angioplasty procedures from a tertiary high-volume diabetic foot center

        Alberto Cremonesi, Antonio Micari
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Advancing DCB therapy in complex SFA lesions

    Moderator:
    Craig Walker
    Panel:
    Henrik Schröder, Erwin Blessing, Fabrizio Fanelli, Eric Dippel
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      DCB towards standard of care: Evidence Status of DCBs in SFA

        Thomas Zeller
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      The when and why of pre-dilatation before DCB: lessons from ILLUMENATE FIH

        Henrik Schröder
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      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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      Plaque scoring in calcified lesions

        Erwin Blessing
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Photoablation and DCB in in-stent restenosis

        Craig Walker
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: The Lumivascular future: Image-guided therapy with Pantheis and Ocelot

    Moderator:
    Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Suhail Dohad, Ian Cawich, Jeffrey G. Carr
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      Introduction by the moderator

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      OCT for peripheral vascular intervention

        Suhail Dohad
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      Lumivascular case series

        Marianne Brodmann
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Applying Lumivascular in the office based lab setting

        Jeffrey G. Carr
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      VISION 6 month data outcomes

        Ian Cawich
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch symposium: Moving the boundaries of BTK treatment

    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Yann Gouëffic, Francesco Liistro
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      Retrograde first

        Jihad Mustapha
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig: Retrograde tibial puncture step-by-step

        Andrej Schmidt
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      Multidisciplinary approach to BTK

        Yann Gouëffic
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      How far to go to save the diabetic foot

        Francesco Liistro
    5. -

      Wrap-up live case and discussion

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    LINC Expert Course: Pioneering techniques for CLI and CTOs (Part I) - with Marco Manzi live from Abano Terme - with Thomas Zeller live from Bad Krozingen - with Andrej Schmidt live from Leipzig

    live:
    Marco Manzi, Thomas Zeller, Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Marc Bosiers, Stephan Duda
    Panel:
    Erwin Blessing, Jos van den Berg, Kazushi Urasawa, Steven Kum
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      Flash presentation: IVUS-guided DES implantation for treating long SFA-CTOs

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
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      Flash presentation: Update on bi-directional wiring techniques to recanalize long SFA occlusions

        Kazushi Urasawa
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      Flash presentation: The Wingman CTO catheter: First experience with a new CTO renanalization needle device

        Michael Lichtenberg
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      Flash presentation: Micro-Mesh stent technology – also a solution for peripheral arteries?

        Daniel Périard
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      Flash presentation: Treatment of embolic complications in vascular interventions

        Jos van den Berg
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Controversies, challenges and new concepts in renal and visceral interventions and concepts for patients with chronic kidney disease

    Moderator:
    Ramon Varcoe, Klaus Mathias
    Panel:
    Kenneth Rosenfield, Dariusz Dudek, Roland E. Schmieder, Felix Mahfoud, Eberhard Wedell, Craig Walker
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      Endovascular treatment of renal and visceral aneurysms

        Michael Dake
    2. -

      Does no one talk about renal artery stenting anymore?

        Kenneth Rosenfield
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      The concept of renal artery denervation – dead or alive?

        Dariusz Dudek
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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      Externally delivered focused ultrasound for renal denervation

        Roland E. Schmieder
    6. -

      The next step in the interventional treatment of hypertension: SPYRAL HTN global clinical trial program

        Felix Mahfoud
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      Rescue procedures in acute visceral ischemia

        Yvonne Bausback
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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      Preventing contrast induced nephropathy: Technical solutions, and clinical utility of CO2 angiography

        Ulf Teichgräber
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      Contrast saving strategies for BTK recanalisation with the ARROWGPSCath

        Costantino del Giudice
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    LINC Expert Course: Pioneering techniques for CLI and CTOs (Part II) - with Thomas Zeller live from Bad Krozingen - with John Rundback live from Teaneck

    live:
    Thomas Zeller, John Rundback
    Moderator:
    Kenneth Rosenfield, Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Ralf Langhoff, Jihad Mustapha, Miguel Montero-Baker, Andrej Schmidt, Peter Huppert
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      Flash presentation: CTO-crossing based on cap morphology

        Jihad Mustapha
    2. -

      Flash presentation: The value of C-arm perfusion CT to validate angiosom-guided revascularization

        Peter Huppert
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      Flash presentation: Office based assessment of changes in perfusion after endovascular Interventions in CLI patients with Indocyanin Green angiography

        Larry Diaz-Sandoval
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      Flash presentation: Technical overview of percutaneous deep vein arterialisation – The LimFlow procedure

        Andrej Schmidt
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      Flash presentation: Implantable microsensors to measure oxygen saturation: A new approach to assess procedural outcomes?

        Miguel Montero-Baker
  • Friday, January 29th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Critical issues and pioneering solutions in aortic endografting

    Moderator:
    Andrea Stella, Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Thomas Nolte, Roberto Chiesa, Wolfgang Ritter, Thomas Larzon, Frank Criado, Michael Jacobs
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      Live case transmission from Münster

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      Chimneys and parallel grafts will remain useful for many years to come: Summary of current techniques and results

        Frank Criado
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      Nexus aortic arch stent-graft system: early results of the on-going studies

        Mario Lachat
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      Experience with the new Thoraflex graft for aortic arch replacement

        Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
    5. -

      How to overcome obstacles in treating chronic aortic dissections?

        Thomas Larzon
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      Open and endovascular treatment of Lusorian artery

        Michael Jacobs
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Challenging endovascular treatment of Lusorian artery PAU

        Sven Seifert
    9. -

      Minimal invasive segmental artery coil embolization to prevent spinal cord ischemia after EVAR of TAAA

        Daniela Branzan
    10. -

      Homografts for mycotic aneurysms and infected grafts: summary of techniques and outcomes

        Olaf Richter
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      Long-term follow-up of semi-conservative treatment of mycotic aneurysms and graft infections: Is radical surgery really justified?

        Martin Malina
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      2 in 1 stentgraft to reduce aortic coverage in T-Branch

        Piotr Kasprzak
    13. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    14. -

      Discussion and conclusion