LINC 2020 programme


LINC 2020, the Leipzig Interventional Course, 
featured state-of-the-art lectures and numerous live cases have been
performed from leading interventional centers.

LINC 2020 will take place from Tuesday, 28 January through Friday, 31 January 2020.

 

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LINC 2020 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 1

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Stepping forward: Changing the standard of care in lower limb treatments

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Luis Palena, Yann Gouëffic, Koen Deloose, Erwin Blessing
    1. -

      Welcome

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Mimetic stent technology – providing safe, sustained, and optimal care

        Erwin Blessing
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Supersub II – preliminary results

        Luis Palena
    5. -

      STELLA Supera – 12-month results revealed

        Yann Gouëffic
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    7. -

      Supera VMI-CFA study – 2-year follow-up, ready to change the standard of care?

        Koen Deloose
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Acute deep vein thrombosis and post-thrombotic syndrome

    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf
    Panel:
    Houman Jalaie, Oliver Schlager, Christian Erbel, Tim Sebastian
    1. -

      Efficacy and safety of novel mechanical thrombectomy systems for iliofemoral DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
    2. -

      CAVA trial: why catheter interventions will remain the CAVALry of DVT treatment

        Houman Jalaie
    3. -

      Update on the ARIVA trial: Aspirin plus Rivaroxaban vs. Rivaroxaban alone for the prevention of stent thrombosis in PTS patients

        Oliver Schlager
    4. -

      The TOPOS study: Early outcomes of a hybrid oblique nitinol stent for PTS patients with common iliac vein compression

        Christian Erbel
    5. -

      Validation of duplex sonography for the detection of venous stent stenosis – a case control study

        Tim Sebastian
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Latest insights on safety and efficacy of drug-coated devices

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, William Gray
    Panel:
    Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Andrew Holden, Marianne Brodmann, Peter Schneider, Thomas Zeller, Eva Freisinger
    1. FOCUS ON PACLITAXEL SAFETY

    2. -

      The controversy about Paclitaxel safety – where do we stand? A summary of concerns, available data, and open questions

        Andrew Holden
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: In depth independent safety analysis by Syntactx (CRO) of the Lutonix SFA DCB

        Kenneth Ouriel
    4. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Paclitaxel exposure and dosage of drug-coated balloons for the treatment of PAD: Exploring mortality rates by regions around the globe

        Peter Schneider
    5. -

      New long-term information on PTX coated DCB: 5-year results from the AcoArt study

        Xin Jia
    6. -

      Latest information on long-term efficacy and safety on the Zilver PTX programme

        Thomas Zeller
    7. -

      Mortality after use of Paclitaxel-based devices in peripheral arteries: A real-world safety analysis

        Eva Freisinger
    8. -

      The presence and the future of drug-coated devices: What to expect in the next 5 years?

        William Gray
    9. -

      Panel discussion

    10. FOCUS ON NEW EFFICACY DATA AND NEW APPROACHES

    11. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: COMPARE-RCT of low dose vs. high dose Paclitaxel coated balloons: 1-year results of the full cohort

        Sabine Steiner
    12. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: 6-month results from Lutonix SFA Japan PMS update

        Yoshimitsu Soga
    13. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Illumenate 4-year update

        Sean Lyden
    14. -

      Drug-coated balloon angioplasty of femoropopliteal lesions maintained superiority over standard balloon – 2-year results of the randomized EffPac trial

        Dierk Scheinert
    15. -

      RANGER II SFA: Randomized trial of RANGER DCB vs. PTA in the SFA

        Marianne Brodmann
    16. -

      The DCB dose difference: A comparison of drug in tissues of different .018 DCBs

        Andrew Holden
    17. -

      Post-DCB dissection repair: 12-month results from TOBA III

        Christian Wissgott
    18. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Iliac artery pathologies: Guidelines, treatment algorithms, and gaps

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Alexander Maßmann, Jan Heyligers, Jorge Fernández Noya, Michel Reijnen, Maria Antonella Ruffino, Hans Krankenberg
    1. -

      IVUS for aorto-iliac disease: Is contrast media application and high energy radiation redundant?

        Jörg Teßarek
    2. -

      Treatment approach for iliac occlusive disease: What is the best option? Experience and data

        Alexander Maßmann
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Iliac branch device indication in consideration of guidelines and clinical data

        Jan Heyligers
    5. -

      Case based discussion: Device selection for a successful preservation

        Jorge Fernández Noya
    6. -

      Options and optimal solutions for bridging stentin in renal artery

        Giovanni Torsello
    7. -

      Dealing with emergencies in very complex cases: Why I always have enough covered stents on stock

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    8. -

      Midterm outcome of CERAB and how to optimize results

        Michel Reijnen
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Management of carotid artery disease: Current status, new developments, and future outlook

    Moderator:
    Horst Sievert, Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    Panel:
    Richard Bulbulia, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, Martin Storck
    1. -

      Is classical surgery for carotid disease still necessary in the future?

        Martin Storck
    2. -

      The ACST-2 trial – recruitment complete, what are the characteristics of our patients, operators, and interventions?

        Richard Bulbulia
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

        Humanitas Gavazzeni Bergamo - Live case center
    4. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Performance I trial: 6-month data from a trial using a novel carotid stent, post dilatation balloon and embolic protection device (Neuroguard) for the treatment of carotid stenoses

        Ralf Langhoff, Via satellite from Berlin
    5. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Latest data from the Roadsaver registry

        Ralf Langhoff, Via satellite from Berlin
    6. -

      Dual layer stents for treatment of symptomatic and asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis: 6-year data of a high-volume centre – Is re-occlusion an issue?

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    7. -

      A radial access solution for embolic protection during carotid stenting

        Piero Montorsi
    8. -

      Proximal and distal embolic protection for carotid stenting

        Antonio Micari, Via satellite from Bergamo
    9. -

      ROADSTER 2 trial results: TCAR is ready for prime time

        Peter Schneider
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

        Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital Berlin - Live case center
    11. -

      Transcervical carotid stenting with flow reversal in high risk patients – clinical results and DWMRI findings

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    12. -

      Evaluation of CEA techniques with a simulation tool

        Reza Ghotbi
    13. -

      Does carotid intervention prevent dementia? Long term results from over 1,600 patients randomised to CEA or no procedure in ACST-1

        Richard Bulbulia
    14. -

      Essential imaging for treatment of acute ischemic stroke

        Stephan Duda
    15. -

      Acute stroke interventions in a cardiology department

        Horst Sievert
    16. -

      Comparison of drug-eluting and bare metal stents for extracranial vertebral artery stenting

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    17. -

      Management of vertebral artery dissection: The reconstructive and the deconstructive approach

        Karl-Titus Hoffmann
    18. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Advanced techniques for the treatment of CLI patients

    Moderator:
    Marco Manzi, Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Stavroulakis, Michael Lichtenberg, Roberto Ferraresi
    1. -

      The role of advanced imaging in CLI

        Konstantinos Stavroulakis
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    3. -

      The role of vessel prep in CLI

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

        Humanitas Gavazzeni Bergamo - Live case center
    5. -

      DCB in CLI: Rationale and benefit in current times

        Roberto Ferraresi
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Venous stent placement for post-thrombotic syndrome

    Moderator:
    Houman Jalaie, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Rick de Graaf, Tim Sebastian, Olivier Hartung
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    3. -

      VENOVO® venous stent – 24-month update on the Vernacular trial

        Gerard O'Sullivan, Via satellite from Galway
    4. -

      Analysis of venous intimal reaction after stent implantation: Does stent porosity matter?

        Houman Jalaie
    5. -

      IVUS for guiding endovascular therapy in deep veins

        Rick de Graaf
    6. -

      Dedicated woven nitinol stent for the common femoral vein: Arnsberg–Zurich experience

        Tim Sebastian
    7. -

      24-month patency rates and clinical results of the SINUS OBLIQUUS® venous stent: Data from the Arnsberg venous registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch symposium: Paclitaxel and your practice: Global perspectives

    Moderator:
    William Gray
    Panel:
    Thomas Zeller, Osamu Iida, Robert Morgan, Iris Baumgartner
    1. -

      Introduction

        William Gray
    2. -

      How Paclitaxel is perceived in Japan

        Osamu Iida
    3. -

      Impact of society guidelines in my daily practice

        Robert Morgan
    4. -

      Applying the guidelines to my treatment algorithm

        Iris Baumgartner
    5. -

      Follow the data: Zilver PTX global data analysis

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

      Overcoming the meta-analysis: Moving forward

        Thomas Zeller
    7. -

      Summary of symposium, discussion, and debate

        William Gray
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: SELUTION SLR™: A breakthrough in drug-eluting balloon technology

    Moderator:
    Peter Gaines, Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Aloke Finn, Thomas Zeller, Ulrich Beschorner, Tjun Yip Tang
    1. -

      Welcome and introduction

        Marianne Brodmann
    2. -

      Importance of sustained drug release in DEB: Insights into preclinical data for the SELUTION SLR™

        Aloke Finn
    3. -

      Sustained Limus release translating into sustained clinical outcomes: SELUTION SFA™ – 2-year results

        Thomas Zeller
    4. -

      SELUTION SLR™ in clinical practice: Angio case examples

        Ulrich Beschorner
    5. -

      How low can you go? SELUTION SLR™ below-the-knee and in tibial arteries – first experience

        Tjun Yip Tang
    6. -

      Next steps and adjourn

        Peter Gaines
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Lunch symposium: My guidewire algorithm for successfully crossing peripheral lesions

    Moderator:
    Roberto Ferraresi
    Discussant:
    Koen Deloose, Daniel van den Heuvel, Tatsuya Nakama
    1. -

      Guidewire technology in the fem-pop area – the next level

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      My guidewire algorithm for below-the-knee success

        Daniel van den Heuvel
    3. -

      Sliding, piercing, and other techniques for below-the-ankle lesion crossing

        Roberto Ferraresi
    4. -

      New concept of guidewire for crossing complex lesions

        Tatsuya Nakama
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    DGA@LINC

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Rupert Bauersachs, Erwin Blessing
    1. -

      Welcome remarks – addressing unmet needs in CLI – President of the German Angiology Society, DGA

        Michael Lichtenberg
    2. -

      CLI is a threat to life and limb!

        Katja Mühlberg
    3. -

      Endovascular first for CLI

        Dierk Scheinert
    4. -

      RECCORD registry – healthcare research from daily routine practice

        Ralf Langhoff, Via satellite from Berlin
    5. -

      Use of atherectomy in CLI patients – current evidence

        Erwin Blessing
    6. -

      Optimal antithrombotics in CLI

        Rupert Bauersachs
    7. -

      Diabetic foot infection

        Holger Lawall
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD – aortoiliac/EVAR/carotid/AV shunt

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll, Stephan Duda
    1. -

      Clinical outcomes and prevalence of polyvascular disease with aorto iliac artery disease – 1-year results from OMOTENASHI registry

        Yoshiaki Shintani
    2. -

      Results of the Frontier IV study with the PerQseal. fully absorbable patch based large hole vascular closure device

        Daniela Branzan
    3. -

      Percutaneous EVAR with low-profile INCRAFT – pros and cons: 12-months results from a single-center analysis

        Philipp Schäfer
    4. -

      Immediate and one-month results from a prospective real-world multicentre clinical practice of CAS using the CGuard embolic prevention system: The IRONGUARD 2 study

        Pasqualino Sirignano
    5. -

      Accumulating long-term evidence for the MicroNet‑covered stent safety, efficacy and durability in primary and secondary stroke prevention: 5-year data from the PARADIGM-Extend prospective academic trial

        Piotr Musialek
    6. -

      OPTIMAl endovascular sequestration of high-risk carotid plaque using the CGuard™ MicroNET–covered embolic prevention stent system in consecutive patients with symptoms or signs of carotid stenosis-related brain injury: An intravascular ultrasound – controlled investigator-initiated multcentric multi-specialty study (CGuard OPTIMA)

        Piotr Musialek
    7. -

      Maturation of Ellipsys® EndoAVF for hemodialysis

        Jeffrey Hull
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – embolization/miscellaneous

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer, George Adams
    1. -

      Transhepatic embolization of gastroesophageal varicose veins in patients with acute bleeding

        Oganes Oganesyan
    2. -

      Embolization of the inferior epigastric artery bleeding is becoming an increasingly common procedure

        Cristina Pantoja Peralta
    3. -

      Comparison of clinically used embolic agents with GPX in domestic swine

        George Adams
    4. -

      Endovascular treatment options for acute gastrointestinal bleeding

        Enrique Alejandre Lafont
    5. -

      Tumor recurrence after treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC): Ablation alone vs. ablation with chemoembolization

        Michelle Maneevese
    6. -

      A novel device for embolization in the arterial peripheral vasculature & first in human update

        Andrew Holden
    7. -

      Comparative evaluation of the Barbeau test for radial access in defined age segments

        Altino Moraes
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: Venous, AV-shunt, carotid

    Juror:
    Richard Bulbulia, Karin Brachmann
    1. -

      Rare case of successful endovascular treatment of superior vena cava syndrome caused by Ormond’s disease

        Nikolai Zherdev
    2. -

      Venoplasty and stenting of iliac vein in two patients with severe iliac vein stenosis resulting from diffuse pelvic mass

        Niki Tadayon
    3. -

      A real world experience of endovascular treatment in deep vein posttrombotic syndrome, 9 year follow-up and reintervention history – a single case report

        Veronika Zaiceva
    4. -

      Facilitated central venoplasty with catheter directed thrombolysis procedure in a hemodialysis patient: A case report

        Elton Soydan
    5. -

      Angioplasty of left iliac vein by technique parallel balloon

        Alireza Rai
    6. -

      Novel approaches in the endovenous management of massive ilio-femoral DVT

        Bhaskar Purushottam
    7. -

      A case of endovascular treatment of a patient with inferior vena cava syndrome

        Anton Koledinskii
    8. -

      Endovascular management of thrombosed AVG and AVF

        Mohamed Ismail
    9. -

      Complications of portacath how to snare broken part without a snare

        Mohamed Ismail
    10. -

      Combining catheter directed thrombolysis with endovenous stenting in a case of central venous stenosis for successful outcome: A case report

        Neeraj Bhalla
    11. -

      Upper limb DVT due to thoracic outlet syndrome: A case report

        Hiroshi Araki
    12. -

      Pneummbra Indigo deceive thrombectomy in thrombosed SVC and left brachiocephalic vein

        Abdulrahman Al Qahtani
    13. -

      Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) steal syndrome: A minimally invasive treatment

        Marcelo Giusti
    14. -

      Acute distal ischemia of the left upper limb treated by indigo thrombus aspiration system combined with local-regional thrombolysis

        Francesco Intrieri
    15. -

      Hybrid open/endovascular approach to seal with a covered stent a reentry tear in left common carotid artery in a patient with acute Type A aortic dissection

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    16. -

      Neck and upper extremity pseudoaneurysms

        Nasser Algharem
    17. -

      Endovascular treatment of an incidental subclavian artery aneurysm using a balloon expandable BeGraft aortic covered stent

        Bella Huasen
    18. -

      Reconstruction of Left Subclavian artery using carotid technology

        Bella Huasen
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Optimizing revascularisation in patients with risk factors and complex peripheral arterial lesions

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Thomas Zeller
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Is there a durable treatment option for challenging lesions? the scientific evidence for drug-coated balloons

        Andrew Holden
    3. -

      Anatomically challenging lesion locations: What are my treatment options?

        Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

        Humanitas Gavazzeni Bergamo - Live case center
    5. -

      Opening your BTK treatment options: Unique tools & techniques

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    7. -

      Panel discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    2020 Vision for venous interventions: Where do we go from here?

    Moderator:
    Marzia Lugli, Olivier Hartung
    Panel:
    Stephen Black, Michael Lichtenberg, Houman Jalaie
    1. -

      Introduction and learning objectives

        Olivier Hartung
    2. -

      Post thrombotic disease: The relevance of long term follow up

        Marzia Lugli
    3. -

      Pathway for the accelerated treatment of venous leg ulcers

        Stephen Black
    4. -

      The VICI VENOUS STENT: 24-month outcome data

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      Panel discussion

    6. -

      Pharmacomechanical CDT: The future of DVT treatment?

        Gerard O'Sullivan, Recorded case presentation from Galway
    7. -

      Classification guided outcomes in chronic venous obstruction

        Houman Jalaie
    8. -

      A case based panel discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub-in with the experts: Interventional techniques for complex femoropopliteal obstructions (part I)

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis, Giancarlo Biamino
    Panel:
    Gunnar Tepe, Erwin Blessing, Klaus Amendt
    live from Berlin:
    Ralf Langhoff
    1. Flash presentation: Final results and insights of the LOCOMOTIVE (full cohort)

        Klaus Amendt
    2. Flash presentation: Learning from LOCOMOTIVE and CONSEQUENT: Spot stenting with DCB in high risk patients

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. Flash presentation: Case discussion: VascuFlex 2-LOC/3-LOC in long & complex fempop lesion

        Erwin Blessing
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CLI-Therapies-LINCed: Multidisciplinary case studies from centres of excellence. Tailored strategies on revascularisation and wound management

    Moderator:
    Steven Kum, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Marco Manzi
    1. -

      Optimising the SFA in CLI

        Arne Schwindt
    2. -

      BAD (Big Artery Disease) and SAD (Small Artery Disease) – an appraisal of the challenges in CLI revascularisation

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. -

      Angiosome interpretation – what to open, how many to open, when to stop

        Osamu Iida
    4. -

      Learn to cross like a pro – tricks from an Italian maestro

        Marco Manzi
    5. -

      Therapeutic solutions for BAD in CLI

        George Adams
    6. -

      Therapeutic solutions for SAD in CLI

        Tatsuya Nakama
    7. -

      Making CLI interventions pain free – how to administer a popliteal nerve anaesthesia before an intervention

        Steven Kum
    8. -

      Managing CLI wounds – 7 min pearls for the interventionlist from a wound care specialist

        Giacomo Clerici
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD – femoral/BTK/CLI

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Iris Baumgartner
    1. -

      DESAFINADO registry – 12-month results of the Eluvia DES in predominantly CLI

        Steven Kum
    2. -

      Management of de novo long femoropopliteal occlusions; plain balloon, drug coated balloon, bare metal stent; comparative study

        Osama Ismail
    3. -

      SELUTION SLR – a Sirolimus DEB: Use of preclinical studies in predicting device safety

        Aloke Finn
    4. -

      SELUTION SLR: Sustained Limus release DEB for long term patient benefit

        Thomas Zeller
    5. -

      First-in-man study on the clinical use and safety of the Magic Touch PTA Sirolimus coated balloon catheter in the treatment of infrainguinal peripheral arterial disease: Interim analyses

        Edward Choke
    6. -

      Paclitaxel-coated balloon treatment in patients with in-stent restenosis – 24 months results of the real-world all-comers registry BIOLUX P-III

        Marianne Brodmann
    7. -

      Drug coated balloon supported Supera stent vs. Supera stent in intermediate and long-segment lesions of the superficial femoral artery: 2-year results of the RAPID trial

        S.W. de Boer
    8. -

      The impact of FAilure VIABAHN for femORopoplITeal lesions TRIAL (FAVORITE TRIAL)

        Kenji Suzuki
    9. -

      DiRrectional AthErectomy + Drug CoAted BaLloon Angioplasty to Treat Long, CalcifiIed FemoropopliTeal ArterY lesions: Interim results from the REALITY study

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    10. -

      Transverse View Area Loss (TVAL): An informative angiographic outcome in below-knee lesions

        Mahmood Razavi
    11. -

      TANGO trial 6-month results for adventitial temsirolimus delivery below-the-knee

        Ian Cawich
    12. -

      Everolimus eluting coronary stents for long infra-popliteal lesions for critical limb ischemia: LONG DES-BTK. A 10-year single center experience with long-term follow-up

        Robert Lookstein
    13. -

      Impact of pedal arch revascularisation on clincil outcomes of diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia

        Osama Ismail
    14. -

      Single centre long-term experience with the Boston Scientific Eluvia drug-eluting stent in femoro-popliteal arterial occlusive disease

        Andrew Holden
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – carotid/EVAR

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll, Martin Storck
    1. -

      A diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging-based study of carotid endarterectomy vs. transcervical carotid artery revascularization with double mesh stent

        María Pilar Lamarca Mendoza
    2. -

      First application of Hyperspectral Imaging during carotid endarterectomy in patients with high-grade carotid artery stenosis

        Robert Sucher
    3. -

      Endovascular approaching to carotid estenose 150 sequential cases

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    4. -

      PrOspective multiCentrE study of cArotid artery steNting Using MER stent– the OCEANUS study – 30 days and two years follow-up

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    5. -

      Neurological complication rates of intravenous thrombolysis combined with early carotid endarterectomy for treatment of hyperacute ischaemic stroke

        Ewa Swiecka
    6. -

      Safety and efficacy of hybrid procedures in high risk patients with isolated aortic arch aneurysms

        Nikolai Zherdev
    7. -

      The impact of bridging stent and side-branch graft remodelling after branched endovascular aortic repair

        Stefano Fazzini
    8. -

      Ankura AAA study process and the safety and effectiveness of the Ankura

        Marek Ilzecki
    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of adult patients with coarctation of the aorta with covered CP stent

        Sven Möbius-Winkler
    10. -

      Early bi- and three-dimensional aneurysm sac variation in predicting long-term EVAR results

        Nunzio Montelione
    11. -

      Different techniques to the treatment of complex aortic arch aneurysms – single center experience

        Piotr Szopiński
    12. -

      Treatment of penetrating ulcer of the aortic arch: A multimodality approach

        Tal Segev
    13. -

      The 50/60 rule: a new CTA-based algorithm to optimize sizing and planning for abdominal chimney endovascular procedures

        Stefano Fazzini
    14. -

      The impact of flushing the aortic stentgraft with high-volume heparinized saline to minimize air emboli on stroke rates after thoracic endovascular aortic repair

        Tina Lautenschläger
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub-in with the experts: Interventional techniques for complex femoropopliteal obstructions (part II)

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis, Giancarlo Biamino
    Panel:
    Gunnar Tepe, Erwin Blessing, Klaus Amendt
    live from Leipzig:
    Matthias Ulrich
    1. Flash presentation: Current approaches for biomimetic implants

        Michael Piorkowski
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: AcoArt drug eluting solutions: 5 years safety and effectiveness in FP, latest outcome in BTK

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Xin Jia
    Panel:
    Zhidong Ye, Guanhua Xue, Jun Cheng, Weihao Shi, Wei Wang
    1. -

      The application of DCB in Type C/D lesion

        Xin Jia
    2. -

      Redefining DCB in BTK treatment: 12-month outcomes of AcoArt II study

        Tong Zhang
    3. -

      Why DCBs should be first line therapy for most femoropopliteal lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    4. -

      DCB in BTK: 12-month results of AcoArt BTK Italy study

        Francesco Liistro
    5. -

      Exploring DCB in TAO

        Mingjin Guo
    6. -

      Distal embolization after DCB – true or false?

        Donglin Li
    7. -

      Preliminary experience of using DCB in new indications

        Zhenyu Shi
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    New concepts for AV-shunt revascularisation and central vein stenoses

    Moderator:
    Robert Lookstein, Andrew Holden
    Panel:
    Bart Dolmatch, Panagiotis Kitrou, Arne Schwindt, Daniela Branzan, Masahiko Fujihara
    1. -

      Innovative new device for fistula maturation in the management of dialysis access

        Sanjay Desai
    2. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: AV is now endovascular – initial multi-center experience results of the WavelinQ

        Robert Jones
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: IN.PACT AV access study: 12 month primary outcomes

        Andrew Holden
    4. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Drug-coated balloons in AV access: Budget impact model based on the IN.PACT AV access trial – US and German health system perspectives

        Robert Lookstein
    5. -

      Recorded live case using the IN.PACT AV access drug-coated balloon

        Andrew Holden
    6. -

      How I use drug-coated balloons for AV access maintenance

        Alexandros Mallios
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
    8. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: DCB for the treatment of symptomatic central venous stenosis. Results from a retrospective multicenter analysis

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    9. -

      Value of stent-graft placement in hemodialysis patients with dysfunctional arteriovenous fistulas and grafts

        Gianmarco de Donato
    10. -

      Value of stent graft placement to treat cepahlic arch stenosis in hemodialysis patients

        Robert Jones
    11. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: COVERA™ – 12-month update on AVeNEW trial for outflow stenosis in AV fistula circuits

        Bart Dolmatch
    12. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: COVERA™ – 24-month update on AVeVA study for treatment of venous anastomotic lesions in AV grafts

        Bart Dolmatch
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Controversies in endovascular treatment in 2020 – Objective: Address and debate multiple approaches in treatment of carotid and femoropopliteal lesions

    Panel:
    Koen Deloose, Gunnar Tepe, Yann Gouëffic, Miltiadis Krokidis, Michael Lichtenberg, Ernst Weigang
    1. CONTROVERSIES IN CAROTID TREATMENT

    2. -

      CEA: What else?

        Ernst Weigang
    3. -

      CAS: Time to revisit the guidelines?

        Koen Deloose
    4. -

      Conclusion 1

        Yann Gouëffic
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

        Humanitas Gavazzeni Bergamo - Live case center
    6. CONTROVERSIES IN FEM-POP TREATMENT

    7. -

      Drug-coated balloons: My life after the meta-analysis storm

        Gunnar Tepe, Miltiadis Krokidis
    8. -

      Scaffolds are there to stay

        Michael Lichtenberg
    9. -

      Conclusion 2

        Koen Deloose
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Steps forward in changing BTK standard of care with bioresorbable scaffolds

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis, Sahil Parikh
    Panel:
    Steven Kum, Ramon Varcoe, Atman Shah
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Bioresorbable scaffolds to treat patients with complex CLTI – 12-month results of the DISAPEAR study

        Steven Kum
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: 2-year results of bioresorbable scaffold for the treatment of patients with complex infrapopliteal arterial disease

        Atman Shah
    4. -

      Long terms results and glimpse into the future with bioresorbable scaffolds for BTK

        Ramon Varcoe
    5. -

      Discussion, question, answers

    6. -

      Taking home message

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – iliac

    Moderator:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Reza Ghotbi
    1. -

      Endovascular management of unusual late presentation of midaortic syndrome infrarenal type

        Mahmoud Elmeniesy
    2. -

      Extreme multi-level endovascular intervention in a patient with NO surgical options

        Laiq Raja
    3. -

      Percutaneous endoluminal anatomical bypass technique for patients with external iliac artery occlusion after failed conventional endovascular recanalisation

        Tatsuya Nakama
    4. -

      Endovascular treatment for abdominal aortic stenosis contributes to renal failure post kidney transplantation

        Shigeyasu Tsuda
    5. -

      Hybrid endovascular revascularization of TASC-D Aortic occlusion in an old monk with ischemic cardiomyopathy

        Jaroen Cheewinmethasiri
    6. -

      Lost and recovered covered stent endoprosthesis in the abdominal aorta

        Sorin Giusca
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of an anastomotic aneurysm between an aorto-biiliac graft limb and retrograde SMA vein bypass resulting in aorto-biiliac graft limb compression and claudication

        Eric Scott
    8. -

      A case of Lerich syndrome with repeated stent reocclusion caused by stent deformation due to mechanical imbalance

        Kei Ichihashi
    9. -

      Management of acute ischemia secondary to large bore access in TAVR and left ventricular assist devices

        Richard Kovach
    10. -

      Subacute aorto-iliac occlusion in a young male: “When it rains, it pours!”

        Bhaskar Purushottam
    11. -

      AFX In conjunction with inferior mesenteric chimney, an alternative to the aorto-bifemoral by-pass in severe aortoiliac occlusive disease

        Marta Serna
    12. -

      Usefulness of endovascular VIABAHN VBX balloon-expandable stent-graft placement for symptomatic coral reef aorta – 2 cases report

        Katsutoshi Takayama
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – PVD/femoral/popliteal (part I)

    Moderator:
    George Adams, Hans Krankenberg
    1. -

      Distal radial 2 peripheral complex interventions

        Vamsi Krishna
    2. -

      Calc.Break technique – fracking method

        Takuya Haraguchi
    3. -

      Intravascular Lithotripsy for complex calcified iliofemoral disease

        William Dixon
    4. -

      SFA dissection occurred in intravascular ultrasound guided rotational atherectomy, rescued by bail-out stenting

        Hsu-Ping Wu
    5. -

      Monitoring results of angiographic and intravascular imaging devices from aneurysmal degeneration to femoropopliteal artery occlusion following PB-PES implantation

        Tatsuya Nakama
    6. -

      Complicated thrombolysis of a fem-fem and fem-pop bypass graft requiring complex access. Recurrent thrombosis despite successful thrombolysis

        Yong Park
    7. -

      A case report: Limb salvage after shark attack

        Ayman Khalil
    8. -

      Successful endovascular retrieval of a broken guidewire located in the popliteal vein as a complication of an arterial retrograde puncture

        Leire Ortiz de Salazar
    9. -

      Combination of Supera/DCB in femoro-poplital occlusive disease. Single center experience. 3-year follow-up

        Anish Thomas
    10. -

      Lower extremity pseudoaneurysms

        Nasser Algharem
    11. -

      Unexpected vascular response during angioplasty in young female with lupus peripheral artery disease

        Vito Damay
    12. -

      Endovascular treatment of an anastomotic pseudoaneurysm of the femoro-crural bypass

        Murat Dogan
    13. -

      Double snare-piercing technique for long occlusive calcified lesion

        Kazuki Tobita
    14. -

      The CLTI case of below the ankle lesion in which recanalisation was achieved with US guide

        Takahiro Tokuda
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: Venous, AV-fistulae, AV-shunt, carotid

    Juror:
    Raghu Kolluri, Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    1. -

      Are drug coated balloon effective in the treatmet of hemodialysis vascular access? Our experience

        Marta Serna
    2. -

      The COVERA stentgraft for the treatment of recurrent cephalic arch stenosis in hemodialysis accesses

        Tobias Steinke
    3. -

      Facilitated catheter directed thrombectomy of acute pulmonary emboli a new facilitated regimen; preliminary results of an ongoing study

        Elton Soydan
    4. -

      Role of VAC asisted therapy in treatment of post phelebtic ulcers

        Hesham Sharafeldin
    5. -

      Percutaneous pharmaco-mechanical thrombectomy of acute symptomatic superior mesenteric vein thrombosis

        Paolo Rabuffi
    6. -

      Comparative analysis of stenting and hybrid operations in patients with postthrombotic syndrome

        Irina Popova
    7. -

      Laser crossectomy vs. anterior accessory vein laser ablation in treating anterior accessory vein reflux

        Mohamed Nagib
    8. -

      Short term outcomes and complications of patients with intermediate-high or high risk pulmonary embolism treated with percutaneous ultrasound-assisted catheter-directed thrombolysis

        Friederike Klein
    9. -

      Single session rheolytic thrombectomy to treat acute deep vein thrombosis: Early and midterm results of a multi-center prospective Zelé registry

        Costantino del Giudice
    10. -

      Impact on deep vein thrombosis with the use of thromboaspiration devices vs. manual

        Ricardo Costantini
    11. -

      Venous insufficiency and ulceration in South India

        Nihar Ranjan Pradhan
    12. -

      Aspiration and mechanical thrombectomy for acute deep venous thrombosis

        Alla Hilles
    13. -

      Hybrid management of acute deep vein thrombosis in the iliocaval vein. Eliminating once and for all the anatomical oclusion-stenosis

        Leopoldo Alvarado
    14. -

      VasQ support device is associated with improved post-operative vein diameter in radio-cephalic arterio-venous fistula

        Graziana Derone
    15. -

      Efficacy of the transjugular approach in the endovascular intervention for hemodialysis access

        Jun Gyo Gwon
    16. -

      Does intravascular visualization help in carotid artery stenting?

        Nikolai Zherdev
    17. -

      The clinical characteristics and outcomes of carotid body tumors in Chinese patients: A population-based study

        Lin Yang
    18. -

      The use of CGuard stents; U.K. experience

        Stephen D'Souza
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC: Advanced endovascular therapy in Japan – pre-recorded live cases

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Kazushi Urasawa
    Panel:
    Hideyuki Takimura
    1. -

      Video live and lecture

        Michinao Tan
    2. -

      Video live and lecture

        Tatsuya Nakama
    3. -

      Video live and lecture

        Naoki Hayakawa
    4. -

      Video live and lecture

        Yoshinori Tsubakimoto
    5. -

      Video live and lecture

        Hiroshi Ando
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    New stent technologies and advanced concepts for implantable vascular scaffolds

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Koen Deloose
    Panel:
    Klaus Amendt, Brian DeRubertis, Yann Gouëffic, Osamu Iida
    1. -

      2-year outcomes from the IMPERIAL randomized study of Eluvia and Zilver PTX

        William Gray
    2. -

      BATTLE: A RCT comparing bare metal stent vs. Paclitaxel polymer free eluting stent: 2-year outcomes

        Yann Gouëffic
    3. -

      ILLUMINA study – 2-year results with a polymer free Sirolimus eluting DES in femoropopliteal arteries

        Dierk Scheinert
    4. -

      VaibAhn steNt graft placement for superficial femoral artery disease reQUIring endovaScular tHerapy: Vanquish study

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

      Increased outward force of self-expanding BMS in the SFA could be a significant risk factor for a restenosis

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Difference in clinical outcomes of low COF stent vs. high COF stent proven in clinical practice

        Martin Funovics
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

        Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital Berlin - Live case center
    8. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Final results from the LOCOMOTIVE registry using the VascuFlex Multi-LOC stent system in real-world lesions

        Klaus Amendt
    9. -

      TINTIN study: Final 12–month data with the combination of Luminor DCB+SX stent in TASC C and D lesions

        Koen Deloose
    10. -

      A single-center experience with the Tack endovascular system: Real-world tacking above and below-the-knee

        Michael Lichtenberg
    11. -

      Dissecting the TOBA data above and below-the-knee: What it means in practice

        William Gray
    12. -

      Latest updates from the MIMICS clinical programme: Studying BioMimics 3D – The Swirling Flow Stent

        Thomas Zeller
    13. -

      1-year results in unselected, real-world patients with the BioMimics 3D Swirling Flow stent in femoropopliteal lesions: The MIMICS-3D Registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    14. -

      Endoluminal bypass in CLI patient: Long term results

        Jorge Fernández Noya
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Scrub-in with the experts: Endovascular therapy of varicocele and the pelvic congestion syndrome

    Moderator:
    Olivier Hartung, Tim Sebastian
    Panel:
    Rick de Graaf, Marcus Treitl, Tobias Hirsch
    live from Zurich:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    1. Flash presentation: Outcomes of endovascular treatment of PCS

        Olivier Hartung
    2. Flash presentation: Varicocele and PCS – one and the same? Learning from cases

        Tim Sebastian
    3. Flash presentation: Pelvic congestion syndrome: Underdiagnosed, misdiagnosed, and undertreated… What IVUS may show you

        Rick de Graaf
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub-in with the experts: Complex obstructions of the aortoiliac segement or supraortic branches

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer
    Panel:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Spiridon Botsios
    live from Leipzig:
    Sven Bräunlich
    live from Bergamo:
    Fausto Castriota, Antonio Micari
    1. Flash presentation: Management of severe TASC C-D aorto iliac disease

        Gianmarco de Donato
    2. Flash presentation: Advantages of balloon expandable covered stents – challenges in aortic complex procedures

        Michel Bosiers
    3. Flash presentation: Outcome of covered stent in the subclavian artery

        Manuela Matschuck
    4. Flash presentation: Carotid stenting – in stent restenosis and treatment modalities

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek