LINC 2013 Programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 3

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Evolution and revolution in iliac and SFA technology

    Chairman:
    Dierk Scheinert, Koen Deloose
    Moderator:
    Carlo Setacci, Yann Gouëffic
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Real life experience and longer term data in iliac stenting BRAVISSIMO TASC C&D 2 year data

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Revolution in SFA treatment technology

        Richard Rapoza
    5. -

      Resorbable scaffolds in the SFA: the ESPRIT experience?

        Dierk Scheinert
    6. -

      Recorded case

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the chairman

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Typ B dissection in theory and clinical practice

    Chairman:
    Matt Thompson
    Moderator:
    Dusan Kucera, Mario Lachat, Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Natural progress of Typ B dissection

        Dittmar Böckler
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Clinical routine and treatment for type B dissection

        Hüseyin Ince
    5. -

      Repair of aortic arch pathologies – the surgical standard and the role of innovative techniques

        Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
    6. -

      Techniques of EndoAnchoring with HeliFX and Initial Results of the ANCHOR Post Market Registry

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Ludwigsburg

    8. -

      Next frontiers for TEVAR and aortic dissection treatment

        Hans Krankenberg, Live from Hamburg
  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Interventional recanalization of challenging CTOs:Advanced techniques for complex aorto-iliac and femoral obstructions - part I with live transmissions from Hamburg

    Chairman:
    Claudio Rabbia
    Moderator:
    Spiridon Botsios, Wolfgang Ritter, Peter Goverde
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Recanalization of aorto-iliac CTOs: Access strategies and the value of re-entry devices

        Stephan Duda
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Experience with high radial force interwoven nitinol stents in femoro-popliteal arteries - results of the AURORAA- registry

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Flash presentation: Hybrid techniques for complex iliaco-femoral obtructions: When and how?

        Daniela Branzan
  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Deep Dive: Renal denervation in cooperation with TCT

    Chairman:
    Krishna Rocha-Singh
    Moderator:
    Dariusz Dudek, Andrej Erglis, Steffen Desch
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      Understanding the target: Peri-renal nerve distribution, density and quantification

        Renu Virmani
    3. -

      Clinical use of renal denervation: Patient selection and results in real world

        Josef Friedenberger
    4. -

      Lessons learned with renal denervation in complex anatomies

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      How to predict the blood pressure response after renal denervation: Insights from the Homburg single center experience

        Christian Ukena
    6. -

      Measuring the clinical effect of renal denervation: Are office blood pressure and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring the best surrogates?

        Paul Sobotka
    7. -

      Discussion

    8. -

      Live case transmission from Hamburg

    9. -

      Technical approaches to improve the results of renal denervation – properties of my dream device

        Horst Sievert
    10. -

      Device Parade: EnligHTN (St. Jude)

        Yvonne Bausback
    11. -

      Device Parade: V2 System (Vessix)

        Marc Sapoval
    12. -

      The Ardian/Medtronic multi-electrode technology

        Erwin Blessing
    13. -

      Device Parade: One Shot (Covidien)

        Yvonne Bausback
    14. -

      Device Parade: TIVUS (Cardiosonic)

        Michael Jonas
    15. -

      Device Parade: Paradise (ReCor)

    16. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Electronic poster exhibit in front of the LINC studio

  • - , Discussion Forum

    VIVA @ LINC: Carotid disasters and near disasters

    Chairman:
    Peter Schneider
    Discussant:
    Sean Lyden, Gary Ansel, Michael Jaff, Nick Hopkins, William Gray
    1. -

      Case presentation

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Mechanical debulking in occlusive disease – how does it improve your treatment outcomes?

    Chairman:
    Marcus Katoh
    Moderator:
    Peter Minko, Ruy Otavio Barbosa, Michael Lichtenberg, Miloslav Rocek, Eberhard Wedell
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Mechanical thrombectomy: The better treatment option?

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Successful treatment of acute DVT with Aspirex® S

        Miloslav Rocek
    5. -

      Rotarex & DEB

        Andrej Schmidt
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Hamburg

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Innovative technologies and approaches for aortic challenges

    Chairman:
    Hence Verhagen, Friedrich Wilhelm Mohr
    Moderator:
    Ross Milner, Dittmar Böckler, Rob Fisher
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Overcoming challenging aortic anatomy: from hostile necks to tortuous iliac arteries

        Rob Fisher
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Technical innovations: how important is low profile compared to device integrity?

        Ross Milner
    5. -

      Experience with the CTAG device, radial fit and challenges in the aortic arch

        Dittmar Böckler
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      Discussion and summary

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Interventional recanalization of challenging CTOs:Symposium: A definitive commitment to research in directional atherectomy

    Chairman:
    Ralf Langhoff
    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Erwin Blessing, Patrick Peeters
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      DEFINITIVE LE: 12-months outcomes

    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    4. -

      DEFINITIVE LE: A look below the knee

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    6. -

      DEFINITIVE AR: Vessel prep and drug coated balloons

        Patrick Peeters
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round in front of the LINC studio

    Juror:
    Piergiorgio Cao, Erich Minar
    1. -

      Venous

    2. -

      Endovascular treatment of post-thrombotic syndrome in chronic iliac venous occlusion secondary to bull horn injury D. Cervell Rodriguez

    3. -

      Right-sided May Thurner and Nutcracker syndrome due to left-sided inferior vena cava compression. A challenging endovascular approach M. Ramirez Ortega

    4. -

      Treatment of May Thurner syndrome complicated with massive ileum femoral thrombosis-related of two cases C. Hidasy

    5. -

      Other/Renal

    6. -

      A case of diabetis mellitus and chronic kidney disease with a 50 year old lady A. Khan

    7. -

      In-stent restenosis of renal artery in patient with solitary kidney and acute renal failure O. Pityk

    8. -

      Context pancreatic pseudoaneurysm rupture is a rare complication of chronic pancreatitis with severe prognosis and high mortality F. Gallardo

    9. -

      Flash pulmonary edema due to atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis-A case series R. Vijayvergiya

    10. -

      Arterio-arterial prosthetic duct (AAD) on anterior abdominal wall as a vascular access in hemodialysis E. Mostafa

    11. -

      PVD femoropopliteal

    12. -

      A rare complication of mechanical thrombectomy in superficial femoral artery S. Rudnicka

    13. -

      Penetration of calcified lesions in chronic total occlusion by using a Brockenbrough needle Y. Miyashita

    14. -

      Endovascular solution of multiple reocclusions following PI-PIII interposition graft J. Jenkner

    15. -

      Revascularization of a chronically occluded popliteal artery: retrograde approach and angioplasty using the Chocolate PTA balloon catheter as a stand alone therapy

        William Gray
    16. -

      PVD aorto-iliac

    17. -

      Axillofemoral bypass in the management of a stent graft occlusion for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in a high-risk patient A. Cetinkaya

    18. -

      Expansion of an iliac aneurysm after treatment with multilayer stent: an unusual case P. Sirignano

    19. -

      Technical tip when treating an occluded common iliac artery A. Garcia Familiar

    20. -

      Exclusion of a complex iliocaval fistula after failed previous open and endovascular approaches U. Bengisun

    21. -

      Iliac artery perforation as a complication of subintimal angioplasty T. Sahu

  • - , Discussion Forum

    CX @ LINC: Controversies in lower limb ischaemia

    Chairman:
    Roger Greenhalgh
    1. -

      The crucial presenting symptom

        Roberto Ferraresi
    2. -

      The MIMICS trial principles

        Peter Gaines
    3. -

      Go for subintimal angioplasty whenever possible

        Amman Bolia
    4. -

      Body of evidence for drug eluting therapies for intermittent claudication

        Michael Dake
    5. -

      Drug coated balloons vs. drug eluting stents in the superficial femoral artery for claudication

    6. -

      Chronic ischaemia below the knee studies – gap in clinical practice evidence

        Iris Baumgartner
    7. -

      Foot care saves legs

        Michael Edmonds
    8. -

      Panel discussion and audience participation

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – part I

    Chairman:
    Martin Werner, Koen Deloose
    1. -

      Pioneering techniques and innovations in peripheral interventions

    2. -

      Drug-eluting stents below-the-knee – clinical benefit for patients with critical limb ischemia?

        Koen Keirse
    3. -

      My personal experience with DEB

        Martina Luxenburger-Theobald
    4. -

      The role of drug eluting ballons in critical limb ischemia

        Francesco Liistro
    5. -

      Drug eluting ballons for the superficial femoral artery – impact on clinical practice

        Sebastian Sixt
    6. -

      Round table discussion

    7. -

      Access strategies and tools for crossing complex femoropopliteal and BTK lesions

    8. -

      Pedal puncture and other retrograde recanalization techniques – indications and techniques

        Martin Werner
    9. -

      14, 18, 20, 35: Which wire for which lesion and why?

        Dai-Do Do
    10. -

      Re-entry devices for femoro-popliteal CTOs

        Yvonne Bausback
    11. -

      Subintimal or intraluminal, which way to go?

        Koen Deloose
    12. -

      Round table discussion

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Providing options and defining outcomes for overcoming complex iliac/SFA lesions

    Chairman:
    Gary Ansel
    Moderator:
    Eric Ducasse, Peter Goverde
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Nitinol self-expandable stent in the treatment of obstructive superficial femoral artery disease: two year results from the STROLL trial

        William Gray
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Contemporary results on SFA fracture rates – Lessons learned on the factors impacting fracture rates and the severity of fracture

        Gary Ansel
    5. -

      Complexities in dealing with peripheral occlusions

    6. -

      Live case transmission from Hamburg

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the chairman

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: The art and science of endovascular sealing in complex anatomies

    Chairman:
    Matt Thompson
    Moderator:
    Jean-Paul de Vries, Jean-Pierre Becquemin, Dittmar Böckler
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      ActiveSeal: New innovation in sealing technology

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Optimizing juxta/pararenal patient management with the Ventana fenestrated system

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    6. -

      EVAS: Sealing the entire aneurysm with Nellix: The future of EVAR?

        Dittmar Böckler
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Interventional recanalization of challenging CTOs:Advanced techniques for complex aorto-iliac and femoral obstructions - part II with live transmissions from Münster and Leipzig

    Chairman:
    Patrick Peeters
    Moderator:
    Kazushi Urasawa, Andrej Schmidt, Dierk Scheinert, Ralph-Ingo Rückert, Michael Lichtenberg
    1. -

      Flash presentation: The Japanese approach to femoro-popliteal CTOs

        Kazushi Urasawa
    2. -

      Flash presentation: The technique of retrograde femoropopliteal recanalization – step-by-step

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      Flash presentation: COMPLETE SE SFA stent trial final results

        Dierk Scheinert
    4. -

      Flash presentation: Is there still a role for femoro-popliteal bypass surgery?

        Ralph-Ingo Rückert
    5. -

      Flash presentation: The value of CTO devices in challenging lesions

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Discussion Forum

    The optimal treatment approach for highly calcific lesions

    Chairman:
    Michael Jaff
    Discussant:
    Gary Ansel, Lawrence Garcia, Fabrizio Fanelli, Chris Metzger, Patrick Peeters
    1. -

      Crossing highly calcified lesions: This is what works best in my hands

        Gary Ansel
    2. -

      Atherectomy for calcified lesions: Which device works best for which lesion?

        Lawrence Garcia
    3. -

      Is there a role for DEB in calcified arteries?

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    4. -

      A mechanical challenge should be treated mechanically: Interwoven nitinol-stents with high flexibility and radial strength are the solution!

        Chris Metzger
    5. -

      Don’t stretch the limits too far! Surgery is still a good option if endovascular fails.

        Patrick Peeters
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Global Expert Exchange: Challenging EVAR cases and complications – Part II

    Chairman:
    Vincent Riambau, Michael Dake
    Moderator:
    Varinder Bedi, Ross Milner
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Endovascular repair of abdominal and iliac aneurysms with preservation of pelvic flow – an innovative stent-graft technology

    3. -

      Management of a thoracoabdominal aneurysm using debranching, on-table fenestration and sandwich technique

        Varinder Bedi
    4. -

      Percutaneous coil embolization and thrombin assited closure of a blind common iliac artery aneurysm post aorto-bifemoral bypass and ipsilateral aneurysm repair

    5. -

      Congenital left femoral arteriovenous malformation treated with modular hybrid bifurcated stent graft system

    6. -

      TEVAR with unintentional carotid artery coverage

        Ross Milner
    7. -

      Complex embolization therapy for visceral anatomy

    8. -

      Percutaneous transgluteal coil embolization of bilateral hypogastric artery aneurysms

    9. -

      Use of an ASD closure device to treat a visceral segment saccular aneurysm

        Ross Milner
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: The role of IVC filters in venous diseases

    Chairman:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Moderator:
    Graham Plant
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Potential indications for IVC filters while performing venous thrombectomy and stenting

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    3. -

      Tips and tricks on difficult retrieval of IVC filters

        Graham Plant
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Interventional recanalization of challenging CTOs:Lunch symposium: Innovative approaches to resistent hypertension

    Chairman:
    Krishna Rocha-Singh
    Moderator:
    Oliver Vonend, Marc Sapoval
    1. -

      Introduction: Where are we? What’s at stake?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    2. -

      Nephrologist's perspective: What I am looking for

        Oliver Vonend
    3. -

      Novel technology introduction: Featuring a recorded case

        Marc Sapoval
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
  • - , Main Arena 1

    Symposium: The OneShot irrigated RF balloon technology – a promising new approach to renal denervation

    Chairman:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Moderator:
    Erwin Blessing
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Predictors of response

        Britta Vogel
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Hamburg

    4. -

      Clinical experiences with first and second generation RDN devices

        Yvonne Bausback
    5. -

      Irrigated vs. non-irrigated RF technology

        Karl-Heinz Kuck, Live from Hamburg
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the chairman

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Symposium: From clinical evidence to clinical practice – new concepts for EVAR and TEVAR

    Chairman:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Moderator:
    Jean Marc Pernes, Marc van Sambeek, Frans Moll, Christoph Nienaber, Matt Thompson, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Influence of gender on EVAR outcomes with new low profile device

        Marc van Sambeek
    3. -

      Reappraisal of EVAR and the hostile neck

        Frans Moll
    4. -

      Contemporary EVAR durability with next generation devices

        Hence Verhagen
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    6. -

      Rethinking TEVAR for dissection – new insights from INSTEAD

        Christoph Nienaber
    7. -

      Optimizing TEVAR outcomes – applying MOTHER registry to clinical practice

        Matt Thompson
    8. -

      Valiant Captiva – personal experience and 1 year registry results

        Giovanni Torsello
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the chairman

  • - , Technical Forum

    LINC Expert Course: Interventional recanalization of challenging CTOs:The CLI-Summit: Extreme interventions below the knee with live case transmissions from Hamburg and Leipzig

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Peter Huppert, Marco Manzi
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Is there a role for BTK interventions in claudicants?

        Hans Krankenberg, Live from Hamburg
    2. -

      Flash presentation: The angiosome concept in clinical practice: Implications for patient-specific recanalization approaches

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      Flash presentation: A stepwise technical escalation approach to complex BTK procedures

        Peter Huppert
    4. -

      Flash presentation: My puncture technique for the anterior, posterior tibial and peroneal artery – step-by-step

        Andrej Schmidt
    5. -

      Flash presentation: Interventions in the pedal arch, when and how?

        Marco Manzi
    6. -

      Flash presentation: My experience with the SAFARI-technique in complex limb salvage cases

    7. -

      Flash presentation: The value of OCT guided crossing devices in challenging CTOs

    8. -

      Flash presentation: Ultrasound guidance for complex BTK procedures L. Harrison

  • - , Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – part II

    Chairman:
    Andrea Pascotto, Thilo Tübler
    1. -

      Aortic interventions

    2. -

      Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR): Indications and basic procedure

        Hüseyin Ince
    3. -

      Acute aortic syndrome: From symptoms to therapy

        Tilo Kölbel
    4. -

      Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation (TAVI): Indications and basic procedure

        Axel Linke
    5. -

      Round table discussion

    6. -

      Miscellaneous devices

    7. -

      What is endovascular atherectomy and which devices are out there?

        Ulrich Beschorner
    8. -

      Closure devices: Common devices – when to use and when not

        Andrea Pascotto
    9. -

      Things I have learned from thousands of carotid artery stenting procedures

        Klaus Mathias
    10. -

      Round table discussion

    11. -

      Endovascular treatment of hypertension

    12. -

      Treating hypertension by renal artery stenting

        Thilo Tübler
    13. -

      Treating hypertension by renal denervation

        Yvonne Bausback
    14. -

      Round table discussion

    15. -

      Emergencies in the cathlab

    16. -

      Severe and transient complications during and after CAS

        Thilo Tübler
    17. -

      Bleeding complications and puncture site complications

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    18. -

      Round table discussion

    19. -

      Limb salvage

    20. -

      Chronic limb ischemia: preventing amputations – an interdisciplinary challenge

        Antonio Micari
    21. -

      Treatment of the diabetic foot – the how and why

        Koen Keirse
    22. -

      Acute limb ischemia – therapeutic options

        Martin Werner
    23. -

      Round table discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round in front of the LINC studio

    Juror:
    Michael Jaff, Sumaira Macdonald
    1. -

      Endovascular aortic

    2. -

      We describe with a presentation including images a complication of EVAR and the steps we took to solve the problem R. Wells

    3. -

      Nightmare during complicated EVAR

        Vinay Kumar
    4. -

      An original technique to remodel proximal severe angulated aortic neck and avoid type Ia endoleak during EVAR E. Chisci

    5. -

      Successful endovascular treatment of an aortic mycotic pseudoaneurysm: Two cases with two year follow up I. Bouckenooghe

    6. -

      How to prevent complications od aortic neck thrombus during endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair? K. Chinsakchai

    7. -

      Percutaneous embolization of patent intercostal artery causing persistent type II endoleak and sac enlargement of thoracoabdominal aneurysm 2 years after hybrid repair F. Mussa

    8. -

      The endograft infection has been reported uncommon. In the early stages, symptoms are not specific and laboratory and imaging results are not always conclusive C. Pedraza

    9. -

      The successful treatment of multiple aortic mycotic aneurysm with homograft: A case report R. Makar

    10. -

      Unusual early complication of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair: Acute retrograde type B aortic dissection K. Hongku

    11. -

      Bridging "side-to-side" disconnected endografts after TEVAR failure H. Rodrigues

    12. -

      Aortoduodenal syndrome is a rare condition defined as obstruction of the third part of the duodenum caused by a large abdominal aortic aneurysm B. Ridgen Green

    13. -

      Endovascular management of common hepatic artery aneurysm in a patient with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome S. Ilyas

    14. -

      Supra aortic/carotid

    15. -

      Pulse-less disease of aortic arch-100% occluded all major arteries treated with percutaneous intervention R. Vijayvergiya

    16. -

      Case report of challenging exclusion of a large aneurysm of the right subclavian artery where open surgery had failed and use of a covered stent graft was not possible due to vessel tortuosity C. Day

    17. -

      Carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS) has been demonstrated to be safe and an acceptable alternative to surgery L. Garriboli

    18. -

      History of a 35 yr. old patient with right upper limb claudication and right hemicranial headache, history of TIA S. Chandra

    19. -

      Challenging Case of a 77 old gentlemen .… O. Al Shammeri

  • - , Main Arena 1

    TCT @ LINC: Controversial issues and new insights for carotid revascularisation

    Chairman:
    William Gray
    Moderator:
    Sriram Iyer, Frank Veith , Sumaira Macdonald, Michael Jaff
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      Myths about carotid stenting: setting the record straight

        William Gray
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Hamburg

    4. -

      Matching carotid vascular anatomy with appropriate revascularisation strategies and techniques

        Sumaira Macdonald
    5. -

      Is medical treatment alone really the best solution for all asymptomatic carotid artery stenoses?

        Michael Jaff
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      Decision making in light of recent clinical trial results - perspective from a large “surgical CAS-center”

    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 2

    CX @ LINC: Abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms

    Chairman:
    Roger Greenhalgh
    1. -

      Debate - Type 2 endoleak after EVAR is benign

    2. -

      For the motion

        Hence Verhagen
    3. -

      Against the motion

        Frans Moll
    4. -

      Discussion and vote

    5. -

      Debate: Chimney, snorkel, sandwich, periscope grafts are second best every time

    6. -

      For the motion

        Eric Verhoeven
    7. -

      Against the motion

        Michel Makaroun
    8. -

      Discussion and vote

    9. -

      Great Debate: For uncomplicated Type B dissecting of the thoracic aortic aneurysm, there is a subgroup needing surgery

    10. -

      For the motion

        Christoph Nienaber
    11. -

      For the motion

        Matt Thompson
    12. -

      Against the motion

        Jan Brunkwall
    13. -

      Against the motion

        Vincent Riambau
    14. -

      Discussion and vote

    15. -

      Great Debate: Level 1 evidence from randomised controlled trials discourages best practice

    16. -

      For the motion

        Frank Veith
    17. -

      For the motion

        Michael Dake
    18. -

      Against the motion

        Peter Taylor
    19. -

      Against the motion

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    20. -

      Discussion and vote

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Future perspectives, unsolved problems and controversial issues in endovascular interventions

    Chairman:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Moderator:
    Michael Dake, Andrej Erglis, Dariusz Dudek, Paul Sobotka
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      New horizons in endovascular treatment of valvular heart disease

        Gerhard Schuler
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Neurologic and vascular complications during TAVI – how to prevent and how to manage

        Dariusz Dudek
    5. -

      Beyond renal denervation for resistant hypertension – future prospects for sympathetic tone modulation

        Paul Sobotka
    6. -

      Update on CCSVI: are we finally understanding this disease and its therapy?

        Michael Dake
    7. -

      Embolisation therapy – established and new targets

        Peter Huppert
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 2

    Scrub-in with the experts: Chimney and snorkel techniques for treatment of pararenal and thoracic aortic aneurysms

    live from Hamburg:
    Hans Krankenberg
    live from Münster:
    Martin Austermann
    Chairman:
    Giovanni Torsello, Armando Lobato
    Moderator:
    Martin Misfeld, Carlo Setacci, Ralf Kolvenbach, Sven Seifert, Mario Lachat
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Planning the case for the chimney technique: case selection and implantation technique

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Chimney with balloon-expandable stents

        Sven Seifert
    3. -

      Flash presentation: Chimney with self-expanding stents

        Mario Lachat