LINC 2017 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    THE LAST FRONTIERS: Complex tibial and below-the-ankle interventions

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha, Roberto Ferraresi
    Panel:
    Frank Vermassen, Michael Edmonds, Keisuke Hirano, Steven Kum, Sigrid Nikol
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      Angiosome revascularisation strategies in real world practice: how much difference does it make?

        Peter Schneider
    3. -

      Retrograde tibial puncture has changed the algorithm for crossing tibial lesions in CLI: How and when to do It?

        Jihad Mustapha
    4. -

      A systematic review of results with the retrograde tibial approach

        Olaf Bakker
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

    6. -

      When is below-the-ankle angioplasty indicated and how to introduce it into your practice

        Roberto Ferraresi
    7. -

      Aggressive below-the-ankle intervention: Its effect on long term outcome

        Kazushi Urasawa
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Latest techniques for endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms and dissections in the thoracic aorta and the arch

    Moderator:
    Martin Malina, Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Matt Thompson, Mario Lachat, Frank Veith, Hervé Rousseau, Weiguo Fu, Martin Misfeld
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      CONTROVERSIES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF THORACIC AORTIC PATHOLOGIES

    2. -

      Is there a way to predict the risk in uncomplicated Type B aortic dissections?

        Frans Moll
    3. -

      In most uncomplicated Type B aortic dissection patients TEVAR leads to false lumen thrombosis and stability

        Christoph Nienaber
    4. -

      Highlights from the ESVS guidelines for the management of aortic Type B dissection

        Vicente Riambau
    5. -

      Bovine arch and the outcome for acute dissection; is it dangerous?

        Jan Brunkwall
    6. -

      Technical tips and tricks for successful treatment of aortic dissections

        Weiguo Fu
    7. -

      Management of intramural hematoma and penetrating ulcers – what is different?

        Dittmar Böckler
    8. -

      Uptake of 18F-FDG: new predictor for Type B IMH progression

        Jianfang Luo
    9. -

      Aneurysms and dissections in Marfan and degenerative

        Germano Melissano
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    11. -

      DEVICE PARADE: DESIGN IMPROVEMENTS FOR THORACIC STENT-GRAFTS

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      Conformability of new generation TEVAR device: Is there a difference?

        Ludovic Canaud
    13. -

      The new Valiant EVO device for TEVAR: What makes it better?

        Fabio Verzini
    14. -

      Performance of the conformable GORE TAG device across multiple indications: follow up and outcomes on more than 800 patients

        Santi Trimarchi
    15. -

      Relay thoracic stent-graft FDA phase II clinical trial

        Christopher Kwolek
    16. -

      INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR AORTIC ARCH PATHOLOGIES AND BEYOND

    17. -

      Full surgical repair of the aortic arch – what is best practice?

        Martin Misfeld
    18. -

      Cervical debranching for endovascular arch repair – results, tips, and tricks

        Sebastian Debus
    19. -

      Chimneys and parallel grafts for arch repair: Current review of best indications and techniques

        Frank Criado
    20. -

      Aortic arch repair with Bolton RelayBranch stentgraft system

        Joost A. van Herwaarden
    21. -

      In situ fenestration for arch reconstruction: Chinese experience

        Wei Guo
    22. -

      Nexus aortic arch stentgraft: Mid-term results

        Mario Lachat
    23. -

      Endovascular solution for pathologies of the ascending aorta: What is on the horizon?

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    24. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aorto-iliac disease

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    live from Münster:
    Arne Schwindt
    Moderator:
    Michael Dake, Thomas Rand
    Panel:
    Lieven Maene, Claudio Rabbia, Gustavo Oderich
    1. -

      Bare metal or nitinol stents for the iliacs: Results of the randomised ICE trial

        Hans Krankenberg
    2. -

      Hybrid procedures for complex vessel anatomies

        Holger Staab
    3. -

      2D Perfusion imaging to assess the result of BTK interventions

        Shinya Sasaki
  • - , Scientific Posters

    Electronic posters will be displayed from 08:00 – 18:00 in front of Main Arena 1

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Challenging cases: EVAR part I

    Juror:
    Martin Storck, Roberto Chiesa
    1. -

      TEVAR with 2 chimneys – A. Koay Choon Chern

    2. -

      Emergency chimney stenting for left renal artery occlusion during Nellix endovascular sealing: a case report – A. Discalzi

    3. -

      Emergency EVAR for a leaking abdominal aortic aneurysm in a 70-year old morbidly obese male – R. Khalil

    4. -

      TEVAR as an emergency procedure in 82-year old female with saccular descending aortic aneurysm with hematemsis – R. Khalil

    5. -

      TEVAR for total diisection of the aorta from left subclavian to the femoral arteries with reperfusion of the dissected left renal artery – B. Aldhafery

    6. -

      Endovascular repair in a challenging aortoiliac aneurysm – B. Ormanov

    7. -

      Second episode of late AAA rupture treated in the same patient endovascularly after a primary EVAR procedure – G. Galyfos

    8. -

      Relining of Endologix AFX endograft for Ib Type endoleak due to secondary right common iliac aneurysm: a case report – M. Fronda

    9. -

      Sac regression after endovascular relining of perigraft seroma following open repair of abdominal aortic aneurism with PTFE graft – M.-H. Kim

    10. -

      Aortoduodenal syndrome from infected abdominal aortic aneurysm treated with endovascular approach as a single treatment, a case report – T. Benyakorn

    11. -

      Endovascular treatment of visceral aortic patch aneurysms with custom-made fenestrated and branched endografts following open thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery – L. Bertoglio

    12. -

      Parallel grafts in complex aortic aneurysms – the importance of an adaptable approach – R. Castro-Ferreira

    13. -

      “Off-the-shelf” total endovascular aortic arch aneurysm repair – P. Righini

    14. -

      Endovascular treatment of transvisceral aortic stent fracture with thoracic aneurysm endoleak – D. Carrasco de Andres

    15. -

      Intramural thoraco-abdominal aortic hematoma in retrograde dissection of right common iliac artery in a 38-year old patient: endovascular fixation – A. Sonetto

    16. -

      Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in patients with congenital ectopic pelvic kidney – M. P. Borrelli

    17. -

      Endovascular treatment of femoral arteriovenous fistula following a stab wound – H. Kilic

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Built on evidence: Stellarex DCB technology and clinical program

    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden
    Panel:
    Marianne Brodmann, Stephan Duda, Henrik Schröder, Giovanni Torsello, Michael Lichtenberg
    1. -

      4 trials/1.000+ patients: results from the ILLUMENATE SFA program

        Marianne Brodmann
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    3. -

      Stellarex evidence in diabetics

        Stephan Duda
    4. -

      Stellarex evidence in females

        Henrik Schröder
    5. -

      Role of vessel preparation in contemporary DCB practice

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex BTK and BTA disease

    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Osamu Iida, Giancarlo Biamino
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Roberto Ferraresi, Dai-Do Do, Francesco Liistro
    1. -

      Retrograde tibial puncture has changed our algorithm for crossing tibial lesions in CLI: How and when to do It?

        Peter Schneider
    2. -

      PRIME registry data: Value of ultrasound guided access in complex CLI procedures

        Jihad Mustapha
    3. -

      In-foot treatment: What not to do! Clinical experience

        Eric Ducasse
    4. -

      Current meta-analysis comparison between DCB and POBA in below-the-knee therapy

        Jihad Mustapha
    5. -

      New DCB for BTK treatment: The fight is back! Preliminary data of two randomised trials with DCB vs. PTA in patients with CLI undergoing tibials revascularisation.

        Francesco Liistro
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Five unusually challenging fempop cases – What would you have done and how I treated

    Moderator:
    Larry Diaz-Sandoval, Iris Baumgartner
    1. -

      Case presentation

        Larry Diaz-Sandoval
    2. -

      Experts' discussion

    3. -

      Case presentation

        Erwin Blessing
    4. -

      Experts' discussion

    5. -

      Case presentation

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    6. -

      Experts' discussion

    7. -

      Case presentation

        Torsten Fuß
    8. -

      Experts' discussion

    9. -

      Case presentation

        Koen Deloose
    10. -

      Experts' discussion

    11. -

      Summary and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Miscellaneous topics: upper extremity interventions, coiling, AV-shunt

    Moderator:
    Peter Huppert
    Panel:
    Richard Heuser
    1. -

      Strategies for upper extremity interventions

        George Chrysant
    2. -

      Classification and endovascular treatment of celiac trunk aneurysms

        Daniele Mascia
    3. -

      Staged extended thoracoscopic sympathicotomy for palmo-axillo-plantar hyperhidrosis: feasibility and outcome (pilot study) – K. Elalfy

    4. -

      Safety and efficacy of clip-based vs. suture mediated vascular closure for femoral access hemostasis: A prospective randomised single center study comparing the StarClose and the ProGlide device – O. Klein-Wiele

    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of traumatic arteriovenous fistulas in different locations – A. Frantsevich

    6. -

      Role of interventional radiology in the management of peripheral vascular malformations: A tertiary care centre experience – M. M. Tahir

    7. -

      Uterine artery coil embolisation in cervical and incisional ectopic pregnancy – H. Hemmati

    8. -

      Early-access upper extremity grafts offer no benefit over standard grafts in hemodialysis access

        Samuel N. Steerman
    9. -

      Techniques for the end stage of dialysis access: the Hemodialysis Reliable Outflow (HeRO) system, femoral vein transposition fistulae, and direct caval puncture for tunneled dialysis catheters

        William Lee
    10. -

      Assessing radiocephalic wrist arteriovenous fistulas of obtuse anastomosis using computational fluid dynamics and clinical application

        Sun-Cheol Park
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    How the unique features of the Tigris vascular stent relate to optimal clinical outcomes: a review of cases

    Moderator:
    Maria Antonella Ruffino
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Case discussion – Radial strength

        Maxime Sibé
    3. -

      Case discussion – Accuracy

        Neil Collin
    4. -

      Case discussion – Flexibility

        Marc Sirvent
    5. -

      Case discussion – Fracture resistance

        Martin Werner
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications - EVAR (Part 1)

    Moderator:
    Reza Ghotbi
    Panel:
    Frank Criado, Piotr Kasprzak
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of an infected aortic aneurysm involving the visceral vessels – A. Sayed

    2. -

      Type IV thoracoabdominal aneurysm in renal allograft recipient endovascular management with unforeseen outcome – A. El Samadoni

    3. -

      False lumen catheterization and coil embolization to teat Type Ia endoleak after TEVAR and stent-graft extension – C. He

    4. -

      Transiliac paraendocraft embolisation with Onyx glue of a persistent Type II endoleak – C. Busoni

    5. -

      Aortic de-branching before TEVAR with the help of a cross over external carotid artery bypass – Pulsalite cerebral flow to the brain even in the presence of proximal carotid clamp – D. M. Oztas

    6. -

      Endovascular treatment of thrombosis (acute) of aneurysm of abdominal aorta through bifurcated endoprothesis: report of six cases – F. Pereira

    7. -

      Spontaneous rupture of the aortic bifurcation: endovascular treatment and complications – J. Rio

    8. -

      EVAS combined with tree vessel chimney for Type 1A endoleak treatment – J. Catarino

    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of acquired arteriovenous fistula with severe hemodynamic effects: a case report – K. El Samman

    10. -

      Listeria monocytogenes aorto-iliac related infections. report of two cases – M. Asunción Romero Lozano

    11. -

      Stenting angulated aortic aneurysm neck before endovascular aortic repair: a case report – Mohamed Elfarok

    12. -

      Free esophageal perforation following hybrid visceral debranching and distal endograft extension to repair a ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm – S. Koussayer

    13. -

      Rare cause for acute lower limb ischemia after unilateral internal iliac artery embolisation for EVAR: Type IIb persistent sciatic artery

        Kei Kwong Wong
    14. -

      Massive atheroembolia after CO2 EVAR

        Mario Alejandro Fabiani
    15. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part I

    Moderator:
    Martin Werner, Koen Keirse
    1. -

      BASIC TECHNIQUES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    2. -

      Step by step: Aortoiliac interventions

        Peter Schneider
    3. -

      Step by step: How I treat SFA lesions

        Koen Deloose
    4. -

      Step by step: Infrapopliteal revascularisation

        Vlad Alexandrescu
    5. -

      Stenting in peripheral arteries: Considerations for lesion specific device use

        Julia Heyne
    6. -

      Step by step: Hybrid procedures for peripheral arterial disease

        Daniela Branzan
    7. -

      Step by step: Abdominal aortic aneurysm: basics of endovascular repair

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    8. -

      Step by step: Carotid stenting – Dos and Don’ts

        Gianmarco de Donato
    9. -

      Discussion

    10. -

      ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    11. -

      Atherectomy: Data and current developments

        Ralf Langhoff
    12. -

      Lithoplasty: A solution for calcified lesions?

        Marianne Brodmann
    13. -

      Drug eluting balloons: Update

        Markus Haumer
    14. -

      Drug eluting stents: New devices

        Koen Keirse
    15. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications - Embolisation therapy/visceral/renal/miscellaneous

    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias
    Panel:
    René Aschenbach
    1. -

      Coil embolisation of acutely expanding spontaneous splenic artery dissection – J. Ebaugh

    2. -

      Successful embolisation of bronchial artery aneurysms – E. Lonjedo

    3. -

      A novel trans-collateral arterial embolisation for traumatic pelvic artery injury in patient with Leriche syndrome – T. Takei

    4. -

      Stent assisted coil embolisation of a giant common hepatic artery aneurysm by use of a self-expanding neurointerventional stent – Y. Onal

    5. -

      Lover limb thrombosis in patient with constant uterine bleeding – P. Gyndych

    6. -

      TIPSS in uncontrolled variceal haemorrhage: place for a parallel approach? – S. Patil

    7. -

      Should mesenteric revascularisation be staged: Report of 3 cases – A. Olcay

    8. -

      Superior mesenteric artery pseudo-aneurysm caused by mitral valve endocartidis: a case report and review of literature – C. Schoonjans

    9. -

      Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy for renal artery thrombosis using AngioJet® for salvaging kidney – M. A Husainy

    10. -

      Endovascular management of SMA branch aneurysm combined with AV fistula – B. Lukic

    11. -

      Percutaneous angioplasty with drug eluting balloon for aorto-mesenteric venous bypass stenosis – A. Kerzmann

    12. -

      A rare case of giant cell arteritis treated for bilateral limb thromboembolism – G. Galyfos

    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Glimpse into the future: New treatment approaches and technologies for peripheral arterial disease

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, George Adams, Bob Smouse, Stephan Duda, Andrej Erglis
    1. -

      Clinical outcomes and magnetic resonance angiography assessment of a new dual component vascular stent

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    2. -

      Design principles of the BioMimics 3D stent and why it's ideal for fempop intervention

        Bob Smouse
    3. -

      Real world experience with BioMimics 3D, the swirling flow stent

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    5. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Final results of the feasibility study for the drug-coated Chocolate Touch PTA balloon of femoropopliteal lesions

        Andrew Holden
    6. -

      Direct micropuncture mediated deep adventitial drug delivery – New insights from the DANCE project and future prospects

        Dierk Scheinert
    7. -

      Percutaneous bypass with the DETOUR procedure: Using the femoral vein as a natural conduit ... In situ with a twist!

        Grzegorz Halena
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    9. -

      New evidence review for OCT guided atherectomy: Long term patency, in-stent restenosis, and zero contrast/fluoroscopy in CKD patients

        Jihad Mustapha
    10. -

      Future of OCT guided technologies for PAD: True lumen measurement, BTK platform, and calcium therapies

        Jon George
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Expanding endovascular capabilities: Proven solutions for enhanced durability

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Michel Reijnen, Dittmar Böckler, Robert Rhee, Gustavo Oderich
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      GORE® EXCLUDER® AAA endoprosthesis demonstrates long-term durability

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Going the distance: Conformable GORE® TAG® device demonstrates durable TEVAR outcomes over the long-term

        Dittmar Böckler
    4. -

      Challenges with complex anatomies: Advancing care in endovascular treatment

        Robert Rhee
    5. -

      New horizon in endovascular care: early experience with an innovative branched devices

        Gustavo Oderich
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Challenging cases: EVAR part II

    Juror:
    Wei Guo, Piergiorgio Cao
    1. -

      Endovascular salvage of residual Type B DAA after previous total arch replacement with frozen elephant trunk in a patient with acute Type A aortic dissection – J. W. H. Tan

    2. -

      Spleen rupture during EVAR: a rare potentially treacherous complication – S. Goulas

    3. -

      Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm with narrow neck in patient with blood transfusion restriction – A. C. Silveira

    4. -

      A huge isolated internal iliac artery aneurysm treated by covered stent graft and coil embolisation – M. Haggag

    5. -

      Endovascular extra design systems for complex TAAA treatment – P. Szopiński

    6. -

      Endovascular treatment of acute aortic rupture (aortic arch) in patient with Marfan syndrome: case report – F. Rossi

    7. -

      Branched iliac stent graft – be prepared rupture can happen and not only rupture – S. Duvnjak

    8. -

      Endotension after abdominal aortic aneurysm endovascular repair in cirrhotic patients – T. Cambiaghi

    9. -

      Hybrid two – stage repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm with concomitant ectopic right kidney – V. Palazzo

    10. -

      Challanging EVAR in >106 degree neck angulation – M. Moawad

    11. -

      New technique in retrieving the Endurant II nose cone in hostile anatomies – M. Moawad

    12. -

      Successful EVAR for a huge infra-renal AAA with inverted 3 shaped neck and tortuous iliac arteries – M. Haggag

    13. -

      Challenging TEVAR cases and there solutions – T. Khafizov

    14. -

      Complicated deployment of a thoracic stent graft during the repair of Type B aortic dissection – Y. Baquero Yebra

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Off-the-shelf options to treat challenging aortic anatomies

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      What are the advantages using endoanchors in TEVAR?

        Piotr Kasprzak
    2. -

      Treatment and embolisation of endoleak TYPE IA and II

        Marcus Treitl
    3. -

      CHEVAR + ONYX: The easy “no-gutters” strategy

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    4. -

      Can we improve the results in EVAR/TEVAR with our current toolbox?

        Sven Seifert
    5. -

      Type 1A endoleak repair in hostile neck anatomies: Endoanchors can fix it

        Dittmar Böckler
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Evolutions in vessel closure – experiences with percutaneous access and closure

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Pratesi, Venkatesh Ramaiah
    Panel:
    Wouter Lansink, Bruno Freitas, Bastiaan Vierhout
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Predictors for good outcomes in large hole access and closure

        Giovanni Pratesi
    3. -

      Smaller profile devices in EVAR and TEVAR. How do they change practice?

        Wouter Lansink
    4. -

      The Leipzig PEVAR experience

        Bruno Freitas
    5. -

      The LIFE registry demonstrates: PEVAR is the way to go with small profile devices

        Venkatesh Ramaiah
    6. -

      Piero trial – randomised comparison of open access to PEVAR in 140 patients

        Bastiaan Vierhout
    7. -

      Summary and conclusion

        Giovanni Pratesi
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Live case with Dr. Andrej Schmidt: Sophisticated CLI access and crossing techniques

    Moderator:
    Craig Walker
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Flavio Airoldi, Miguel Montero-Baker
    live with:
    Andrej Schmidt
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Ovation: Access more patients and customise each seal

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Matthias Tenholt, Venkatesh Ramaiah, Martin Storck, Andrew Holden
    1. -

      Mid-term outcomes of the Ovation abdominal stent-graft system for endovascular aneurysm repair

        Matthias Tenholt
    2. -

      Fast-track: Results from the Prospective LIFE registry

        Venkatesh Ramaiah
    3. -

      EVAR in female anatomy: The gender registry

        Martin Storck
    4. -

      Ovation ALTO procedure

        Andrew Holden
    5. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    THE GREAT DEBATE “Meet the venous experts”: Burning questions in venous interventions

    Moderator:
    Michael Dake
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Do we have enough evidence on the clinical need and benefit of venous interventions?

        Michael Dake
    3. -

      Clinical work-up of the venous patient – what is essential?

        Stephen Black
    4. -

      What is the optimal techniques for thrombus removal in acute DVT?

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    5. -

      How to best approach chronic venous occlusions?

        Nils Kucher
    6. -

      What are the features of the ideal venous stent?

        Rick de Graaf
    7. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Treatment of various aneurysms with multilayer stent MFM

    Moderator:
    Ralf Kolvenbach
    Panel:
    Ivo Petrov, Ricardo Palmeiro Rodrigues, Rupert Portugaller
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Application of MFM technology in complex aortic pathology. Five years experience

        Ivo Petrov
    3. -

      Mechanobiology of the MFM in the treatment of complex thoracoabdominal aneurysm and dissection

        Ricardo Palmeiro Rodrigues
    4. -

      Flow modulation – a new endovascular approach in acute dissections

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    5. -

      Treatment of visceral aneurysms with MFM multilayer stent and outcome

        Rupert Portugaller
    6. -

      MFM – what we have learned after 4 years

    7. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation Forum - Peripheral Vascular Disease

    Moderator:
    John Laird
    Panel:
    Claudio Rabbia
    1. -

      Buddy needle technique to facilitate retrograde puncture of heavily calcified tibial vessels – E. Mikelarena

    2. -

      Endovascular tibial in situ bypass using the everlinQ system

        Jihad Mustapha
    3. -

      Novel 6Fr articulating OCT guided directional atherectomy catheter for infra-popliteal disease

        Jihad Mustapha
    4. -

      Effectivity of a synthetic intimal-coating in the prevention of intimal hyperplasia after vascular damage – an animal pilot study – S. van Haelst

    5. -

      The development of a novel treatment using peripheral balloon angioplasty system with integrated embolic protection in the lower extremities

        William Gray
    6. -

      Correlation between chronic outward force (COF) and neointimal hyperplasia in self-expanding nitinol stents in swine in clinically relevant oversizing ranges – M. Funovics

    7. -

      Initial experience creating endovascular arteriovenous fistula (endoAVF) at European vascular centers – T. Steinke

    8. -

      Vas Q – An innovative external support device improves functionality of arteriovenous fistulas: clinical study updates – N. Karydis

    9. -

      Verve’s disruptive non-vascular catheter option in chronic kidney disease

        Richard Heuser
    10. -

      The use of CrossLock™ catheter for treatment of both coronary and peripheral CTO

        Richard Heuser
    11. -

      Analysis of outcomes for bioresorbable vascular scaffold use for the treatment of peripheral vascular disease

        Mohammad Ansari
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation Forum - EVAR

    Moderator:
    Tilo Kölbel
    Panel:
    Jean-Paul de Vries, Patrick Kelly
    1. -

      EVAR for AAA without conventional angiography in patients with normal and impaired renal function using VesselNavigator – J. K. Kim

    2. -

      Early Canadian experience with the Nexus arch endograft – T. Lindsay

    3. -

      Pilot trial: Cerebral embolic protection in TEVAR – G. Grover

    4. -

      Using inner branches with funnel-like ostium in the treatment of the thoracoabdominal aneurysms. First experience in the development of a new off-the-shelf-prostheses – A. Koshty

    5. -

      Simplified f-EVAR by a new endovascular device. Clinical safety and functionality study of The Guidewire Fixator – K. Liungman

    6. -

      One-wire-technique: First experiences with a new technique for the endovascular repair of the ascending aorta using a combined transapical and transfemoral or transsubclavian approach using Bolton Medical ascendence device – A. Koshty

    7. -

      Human Thiel-embalmed cadaveric aortic model with perfusion for aortic stent graft training and device development – A. Melzer

    8. -

      Endovascular selective cerebral hypothermia – R. Solar

    9. -

      Total arch endografting with home-made triple fenestrated stent graft – J.-S. Chen

    10. -

      Trans Caval TAVR – Report on 100 Patient Registry

        Mark Goodwin
    11. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Penumbra advancements in embolisation technologies and innovative techniques for carotid revascularisation

    Moderator:
    Lorenzo Paolo Moramarco
    Panel:
    Ian McCafferty, Piotr Musialek
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Ruby, POD, and POD packing coil: A game changer in the paradigm of peripheral treatment with new embolisation tools?

        Lorenzo Paolo Moramarco
    3. -

      New frontiers in embolisation technology: Ruby, POD packing coil and lantern

        Ian McCafferty
    4. -

      CGuard embolic prevention system (EPS) – routine use in carotid revascularisation for stroke prevention: Accumulating clinical evidence

        Piotr Musialek
    5. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Original research: EVAR

    Juror:
    Frank Veith, Jan Brunkwall
    1. -

      Results endovascular treatment of difficult anatomy infrarenal aortic aneurysm with a Ovation Prime stent-graft – P. Ignatenko

    2. -

      Is preoperative fibrinogen predictive of outcome in patients undergoing endovascular repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms? – A. Ifantis

    3. -

      Long term follow-up and assessment of thrombus lining in abdominal EVARs – C.-N. Kim

    4. -

      Outcomes of an ethylene-vinyl-alcohol-copolymer liquid embolic agent in the treatment of Type 2 endoleaks following endovascular aneurysm repair – M. J. Bosiers

    5. -

      Re intervention following EVAR – Our experience in District General Hospital, Calderdale &Huddersfield NHS Foundation, UK – C. Viswanathan

    6. -

      Endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in patients with narrow aortic bifurcation – S. Veera

    7. -

      Comparative early and intermediate outcomes of open versus fenestrated repair of juxtarenal aortic aneurysms

        Virendra Patel
    8. -

      Branched and fenestrated TEVAR for high risk thoracic/thoracoabdominal aneurysm patients

        Virendra Patel
    9. -

      Abdominal aortic aneurysm calcification: making it easier to measure? – M. Dias-Neto

    10. -

      Major benefits of A mobile hybrid solution using the fully motorized Ziehm Vision RFD Hybrid Edition & Stille ImagiQ2 floating carbon table – K. Taeymans

    11. -

      Short- and mid-term changes of the true and false lumina diameters following endovascular treatment of Type B dissection – P. Sedivy

    12. -

      Impact of performing endovascular aneurysm repair in a hybrid operating room on the amount of contrast medium – J. Schaefers

    13. -

      Comparison of sacrificed healthy aorta during thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair using off-the-shelf endovascular branched devices and open surgery – T. Cambiaghi

    14. -

      Endovascular Aneurysm Sealing in patients with challenging aortic anatomy – P. Szopiński

    15. -

      Optimization of the Philips AlluraXper FD20 imaging setting allows to halve the radiation and contrast-medium doses during EVAR (abdominal aortic aneurysm repair) procedures – A. Discalzi

    16. -

      Comparison of vessel diameter measurements by use of pre-interventional computed tomography angiography post-processing software and extravascular calibrated devices during digital subtraction angiography – E. Stahlberg

    17. -

      EVAS and ChEVAS in treatment of the failed EVARs – M. Youssef

    18. -

      Similar outcomes of open and endovascular repair for complex aortic aneurysms

        Virendra Patel
    19. -

      Possibility of dealing with bare stent in aortic dissection: Experiment study – K. Hanzawa

    20. -

      Anatomical suitability of ruptured infra renal abdominal aortic aneurysm for endovascular repair as a first option – M. Elkassaby

    21. -

      Huge aortic aneurysm, an everlasting challenge for EVAR? Case series and literature review – H. Sharaf

    22. -

      Plugs- and coilembolisation of endoleaks Type I / III after endovascular repair of aortic arch aneurysms – M. Youssef

    23. -

      Chronic traumatic aortic injuries: a potentially lethal situation – A. Firouzi

    24. -

      Dose reduction strategies using hybrid theatre technology during endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm – R. Narlawar

    25. -

      EVAR treatment in challenging cases – S. Duvnjak

    26. -

      Clinical results of hybrid aortic arch repair for high-surgical-risk patients – T. Shibata

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Treatment of complex aortoiliac disease: Latest techniques and results

    Moderator:
    Hans Krankenberg, Patrick Peeters
    Panel:
    Peter Goverde, Frank Vermassen, Gustavo Oderich, Peter Soukas, Patrice Mwipatayi
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      Outcomes of polytetrafluoroethylene-covered stent in the primary treatment of severe iliac artery obstructive lesions

        Michelangelo Ferri
    3. -

      Endovascular treatment of severe TASC C and D external iliac artery occlusive disease

        Bertrand Saint-Lèbes
    4. -

      Final results of the BOLSTER study: A prospective, multicenter study of a balloon-expandable ePTFE-covered stent for obstructive lesions in the iliac artery

        Andrew Holden
    5. -

      Covered endovascular reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation (CERAB) as treatment of extensive aortoiliac occlusive disease: 3-year results

        Peter Goverde
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    7. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    SYMPOSIUM: Strategies, devices, and techniques to optimise solutions for endovascular aortic repair

    Moderator:
    Fabio Verzini
    Panel:
    Giovanni Torsello, Dittmar Böckler, Hence Verhagen, Vicente Riambau, Konstantinos Donas, Mario Lachat
    1. -

      When can standard EVAR be safely and durably performed in patients with challenging anatomies

        Hence Verhagen
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    3. -

      Endoanchors in practice – clinical applications and techniques for success

        Vicente Riambau
    4. -

      Insights from the PROTAGORAS/PERICLES registries: impact on chEVAR results through standardisation of patient selection, devices and techniques.

        Konstantinos Donas
    5. -

      ChEVAR in practice – clinical application and techniques for success

        Mario Lachat
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

      Panel discussion: EVAR, EVAR + EndoAnchor, or chEVAR: When does it make sense to utilise these techniques to optimise outcomes in complex EVAR?

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    “The very sick patient” – Patient oriented approaches in severe critical limb ischemia, renal failure, and beyond – with live case transmissions from Bad Krozingen, Abono Terme, and Leipzig

    live with:
    Andrej Schmidt, Thomas Zeller, Marco Manzi
    Moderator:
    Ramon Varcoe, Sigrid Nikol
    Panel:
    Steven Kum, Erwin Blessing, Hiroshi Ando, René Aschenbach, Miguel Montero-Baker
    1. -

      Arterialisation of the venous system of the foot in no-option CLI patients: a hybrid (open + endo) approach

        Roberto Ferraresi
    2. -

      The Limflow procedure for venous arteriolisation – a case based review

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      The Limflow video presentation

        Roberto Ferraresi, Steven Kum
    4. -

      Carbon dioxide angiography and angioplasty reduces contrast-induced nephropathy and acute kidney injury

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    5. -

      Feasibility of CO2-angiography for EVAR in patients with chronic kidney disease

        Dai-Do Do
    6. -

      Ultrasound guided revascularisation of complex peripheral obstructions

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      Is duplex ultrasound better than angiography to predict target vessel failure/success after DCB in BTK intervention?

        Francesco Liistro
    8. -

      Impact of chronic renal failure on safety and effectiveness of paclitaxel-eluting stents for femoropopliteal artery disease: 24-month results from the Zilver PTX post-market surveillance study in Japan – Y. Ogawa

    9. -

      Cell and gene therapy for CLI: Update on current evidence and ongoing projects

        Sigrid Nikol
    10. -

      A cost analysis comparing endovascular and surgical options for patients with critical limb ischaemia

        Ramon Varcoe
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part II

    Moderator:
    Martin Werner, Koen Keirse
    1. -

      MISCELLANEOUS

    2. -

      Venous stenting

        Oliver Schlager
    3. -

      Endoluminal treatment of varicose veins

        Elisabeth Singer
    4. -

      Radiation safety

        Alexander Gangl
    5. -

      Complications in the cathlab, and what the team learned from it

        Peter Schneider
    6. -

      Preplanning a vascular intervention – non-invasive imaging

        Maria Schoder
    7. -

      Vascular malformations – therapeutic options

        Robert Clemens
    8. -

      Tasks of a study nurse

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

      Treatment of complex aneurysm (fenestrated/branched endograft): The Münster Algorithm

        Bärbel Berekoven
    10. -

      Discussion

    11. -

      CRITICAL LIMB ISCHAEMIA

    12. -

      CLI: Optimal care, an interdisciplinary challenge

        Markus Haumer
    13. -

      Cardiovascular disease in CLI patients

        Elisabeth Singer
    14. -

      Diabetic foot syndrome diagnosis and treatment

        Jennifer Fahrni
    15. -

      Critical limb ischemia: 1-year results of the Critisch registry

        Arne Stachmann
    16. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Antithrombotic treatment in PAD – current status and future perspectives

    Moderator:
    Rupert Bauersachs, Ulrich Hoffmann
    1. -

      Is there enough evidence for DAPT after endovascular intervention for PAOD?

        Iris Baumgartner
    2. -

      Antiplatlet therapy in PAD – insights from EUCLID

        Ulrich Hoffmann
    3. -

      Lessons learned from the TRA 2°P–Trial–Vorapaxar

        Rupert Bauersachs
    4. -

      Discussion

    5. -

      WHAT IS THE HORIZON?

    6. -

      Update on the EPAD study on Endoxaban

        Frans Moll
    7. -

      Update on the Voyager study

        Sebastian Debus
    8. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications - EVAR (Part 2)

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Left lower limb monoplegia as the first presentation of penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer (PAU) of descending aorta: a rare and challenging case who underwent TEVAR – M. H. Namazi

    2. -

      Endovascular management of a large iliac artery pseudo-aneurysm caused by a failing hip replacement prosthesis, case report and technical challenges – M. Elkassaby

    3. -

      Hybrid repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm with total infrarenal aortic occlusion: De novo technique – S. Koussayer

    4. -

      Technical success for managing tortuous aorto-iliac aneurysm with 90-degree neck combining Anaconda and Zenith iliac branch device: Extension and reinforcement of overlapping zone at bridging stents – S. Y. C. Pang

    5. -

      Transapical transcatheter plug closure of the huge aortic root pseudoaneurysm after ascending aortic replacement and aortic valve replacement – Y. Katada

    6. -

      EVAS and EVAR in one for RAAA; how I did it

        Jan MM Heyligers
    7. -

      The treatment of the abdominal aorta pseudoaneurysms combine with Inferior vena cava thrombosis and Behcet’s disease – J. Peng

    8. -

      Urgent multi-branch endovascular graft rescues thoracoabdominal aortic rupture after successful open surgical repair – N. T. Nugroho

    9. -

      Prosthetic stent graft infection after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: In situ revascularisation with a selfmade bifurcated graft custom-made from bovine pericardium – C. Reinhold

    10. -

      Custom-made scalloped thoracic endografts in different hostile aortic anatomies – a series of three case reports – J. Sousa

    11. -

      Ascending aortic banding: An optional treatment for Type 1A endoleak in supra aortic debranching zone – P. Juntarapatin

    12. -

      The use of the novel technique "Snare Ride" to overcome hazardous visceral vessel catheterisation when using branched devices to treat thoracoabdominal aneurysm

        Eduardo Rodrigues
    13. -

      Treatment of bilateral common iliac artery aneurysm and left internal iliac artery aneurysm with 360 degree tortuosity using bifurcated iliac stent graft, complicated by aortic perforation and salvaged with axillary delivery of thoracic aortic stent graft to the abdomen, right to left femoral-femoral bypass and left external to internal iliac artery stent grafting

        William Lee
    14. -

      Endovascular repair of a ruptured iliac artery during EVAR

        Hammad Amer
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – venous

    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf
    Panel:
    Stephen Black, Nils Kucher
    1. -

      Endovascular reconstruction of the inferior vena cava and bilateral iliac veins, in a case of obstruction secondary to retroperitoneal fibrosis – A. R. Morata

    2. -

      Nutcracker syndrome anterior and posterior. Endovascular treatment of two cases with Venono® stent – A. R. Morata

    3. -

      Endovascular stenting of benign superior vena cava syndrome – A. Afonso

    4. -

      Unclassic redo endovascular solution for central venous occlusion – M. Salah

    5. -

      Massive pulmonary embolisation due to embolization for renal arteriovenous fistula with huge renal vein sac – S. Onozawa

    6. -

      A case of successful endovascular treatment of post-traumatic cava-aorta fistula – T. Khafizov

    7. -

      Balloon pulmonary angioplasty in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension – T. Park

    8. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Challenges and new concepts in hemodialysis access and upper extremity interventions

    Moderator:
    Andrew Holden, Stephan Duda
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos, Daniela Branzan, Roberto Ferraresi
    1. -

      Strategy and technical tips in treating AV fistulas

        Jos van den Berg
    2. -

      Review of clinical evidence: The role of DCB for the treatment of failing dialysis access stenosis

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: 6-month results of the Lutonix US IDE trial for treatment of AV-fistula obstructions in HD patients

        Scott O. Trerotola
    4. -

      Technical aspects for treating AV fistulae with IN.PACT DCB

        Andrew Holden
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment for central venous obstruction in hemodialysis patients

        Wei Liang
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

      Shifting the paradigm for dialysis access: The latest everlinQ endoAVF clinical experience and technology evolution – T. Steinke

    8. -

      What is the true cause of critical hand ischaemia? Results in a large cohort of hemodialysis patients

        Roberto Ferraresi
    9. -

      Thrombolytic therapy of distal upper extremity occlusions (hypothenar hammer syndrome): A therapeutic option for a rare disease

        Marianne Brodmann
    10. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    THE LAST FRONTIERS: Remaining challenges in TEVAR and pioneering solutions for thoracoabdominal aneurysms

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek, Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Armando Lobato, Patrick Kelly, Eric Verhoeven, Martin Malina, Ralf Kolvenbach, Martin Misfeld
    1. -

      REMAINING CHALLENGES AND NEW SOLUTIONS IN TEVAR

    2. -

      Upward (cranial) migration of thoracic endografts: Etiology and how to prevent it and treat

        Vicente Riambau
    3. -

      Value of LSA branch devices in clinical practice – early experience with the Valiant MonaLSA device

        Hervé Rousseau
    4. -

      The role of air-embolisation for stroke in TEVAR and how to prevent it by CO2-flushing

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Recurrent operations after TEVAR: Incidence, tips and tricks, and results

        Roberto Chiesa
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Lille

    7. -

      ENDOVASCULAR VS. OPEN REPAIR OF THORACOABDOMINAL ANEURYSMS

    8. -

      Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms open repair: Updated multimodal approach

        Roberto Chiesa
    9. -

      Comparison of open surgery, hybrid techniques, and F/branched endograft for thoracoabdominal aneurysm

        Piergiorgio Cao
    10. -

      Valiant TAAA device from Medtronic: Based on a manifold principle with multiple branches to visceral, renal, and iliac arteries: Concept and early results with a potentially OTS device

        Patrick Kelly
    11. -

      Implantation of fenestrated Anaconda™ custom AAA graft system (video)

        Peter Bungay
    12. -

      Fenestrated Anaconda™: Experience in 101 cases in the UK

        Rob Williams
    13. -

      Parallel grafts (snorkels, chimneys) in endovascular TAAA-repair: techniques, results, and current indications

        Armando Lobato
    14. -

      Treatment of chronic dissections with fenestrated and branched endografts

        Eric Verhoeven
    15. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    16. -

      TEVAR and distal septostomy in chronic dissection – a new approach in selected patients with descending aorta aneurysm

        Mario Lachat
    17. -

      Direct false lumen occlusion techniques in chronic TBAD. Update on techniques and results

        Tilo Kölbel
    18. -

      What is the benefit of MEP's in branched EVAR for TAAA in preventing paraplegia?

        Piotr Kasprzak
    19. -

      Ischaemic preconditioning by selective lumbar coiling prior to EVAR for prevention of paraplegia – Initial clinical experience

        Daniela Branzan
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Strategies on the frontline: case-based examinations of contemporary aortic issues

    Moderator:
    Michael Dake
    1. -

      My algorithmic approach to management of chronic Type B aortic dissection: Technical tips

        Sean Lyden
    2. -

      Endoleaks post fenestrated and branched endografts: How I assess and treat

        Gustavo Oderich
    3. -

      My strategies for evaluation and management of acute IMH: When and how I intervene

        Peter Schneider
    4. -

      The current best technical practices for parallel branch grafts: How to avoid endoleaks with CHIMPS – When do we cross out of a comfort zone?

        Christopher Kwolek
    5. -

      How I deal with thoracoabdominal aneurysms: Contemporary off-the-shelf endovascular considerations

        Vicente Riambau
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications - Carotid/iliac/miscellaneous

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer
    Panel:
    Ralf Langhoff
    1. -

      Endovascular repair of a challenging neglected impending rupture carotid pseudoaneurysm with carotid-jugular AV fistula – A. Farghaly

    2. -

      Endovascular management of ruptured vertebral artery – A. Khan

    3. -

      Angioplasty and stent placement of a jailed right common carotid artery in a high risk patient in the setting of acute stroke

        Peter Soukas
    4. -

      Carotid artery stenting for stroke one day after PCI for acute myocardial infarction

        Peter Soukas
    5. -

      Arterio-venous fistula with pseudoaneurysm of major trunk vessels, surgery or endovascular management? – M. Haggag

    6. -

      Endovascular treatment of a true axillary artery aneurysm by stentgraft implantation – S. Anton

    7. -

      A successful intervention to the patient with leriche syndrome – G. Dagasan

    8. -

      Off-label use of suture-mediated closure system as bailout in arterial iatrogenic lesions: case report – R. Castro-Ferreira

    9. -

      "The day I met the mother of all pseudoaneurysms": successful endovascular treatment of a massive common femoral artery aneurysm not amenable to surgical repair

        Salman Arain
    10. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    THE LAST FRONTIERS: Interventional treatment of common femoral and popliteal artery disease

    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Marc Bosiers
    Panel:
    Bob Smouse, Sven Seifert, Torsten Fuß, Yann Gouëffic, Chris Metzger, Wei Liang
    1. -

      The common femoral artery – an anatomical region still reserved for treatment by the surgeons?

        Marianne Brodmann
    2. -

      Stenting of the common femoral artery for atherosclerotic lesions: is it feasible and how and when we do it

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    4. -

      A randomized comparison of endovascular versus surgery treatment of common femoral artery disease: Results from the TECCO trial

        Yann Gouëffic
    5. -

      First experiences in the VMI-CFA study: investigating the Supera stent in the common femoral artery. Is the Supera a valuable alternative for common femoral endarterectomy?

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      DCB for popliteal artery stenosis: The IN.PACT Flexion trial

        Patrick Peeters
    8. -

      Directional atherectomy plus DCB versus DCB alone for isolated lesions of the popliteal artery

        Konstantinos Stavroulakis