LINC 2016 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Kazushi Urasawa, Roberto Ferraresi, Steven Kum, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      THE RETROGRADE TIBIAL PUNCTURE

    3. -

      Ultrasound guided technique

        Jihad Mustapha
    4. -

      Fluoroscopy-guided technique

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

        Thomas Rand
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

    7. -

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

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    8. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    9. -

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

        Alberto Cremonesi, Antonio Micari
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    New insights and advanced techniques for treatment of TAA and aortic dissections

    Moderator:
    Jan Brunkwall, Frank Criado
    Panel:
    Dittmar Böckler, Michael Dake, Mario Lachat
    1. -

      The expansion rate of small TAA and threshold for intervention

        Matt Thompson
    2. -

      Best medical therapy for uncomplicated Type B dissections – is it enough?

        Santi Trimarchi
    3. -

      Is a paradigm shift towards early endovascular treatment of Type B dissections justified?

        Dittmar Böckler
    4. -

      Unmet needs in TEVAR intervention for Type B aortic dissection: Shortcomings of devices and strategies

        Frank Criado
    5. -

      The rate of bovine arch among dissection patients

        Jan Brunkwall
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

      Fenestrated vs. branched endografts to treat aortic arch lesions: Pros and Cons of two different endo-techniques

        Tilo Kölbel
    8. -

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

        Jean Panneton
    9. -

      Early clinical results for the GORE® TAG® Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis in the treatment of zones 0, 1 and 2

        Michael Dake
    10. -

      Long-term results of hybrid aortic arch repair

        Mario Lachat
    11. -

      Redo treatment and open conversion after TEVAR

        Roberto Chiesa
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aorto-iliac disease

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, Gioachino Coppi, Thomas Heller, Sigrid Nikol
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Initial experience with bifurcated aorto-iliac stent graft for aorto-iliac occlusive disease

        Tom Shimshak
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation with balloon-expandable covered stents

        Peter Goverde
  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Developing a standard of care for EndoAnchors: Translatable treatment algorithms from the experts

    Moderator:
    Ralf Kolvenbach, Bart Muhs
    Panel:
    Piotr Kasprzak, Jean-Paul de Vries, Jean Panneton
    1. -

      Improving seal strength of abdominal endografts in hostile landing zones with the use of EndoAnchors

        Piotr Kasprzak
    2. -

      Managing complex EVAR revision cases with EndoAnchors

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    3. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Jean Panneton
    4. -

      Technical considerations for use of EndoAnchors in complex EVAR and TEVAR

        Jean Panneton
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Endovenous therapies for varicose veins

    Moderator:
    Raghu Kolluri, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Thomas Noppeney, Karin Brachmann
    1. -

      Patient assessment and strategy making for endovenous treatment

        Raghu Kolluri
    2. -

      ClosureFast radiofrequency ablation for the treament of GSV: Technique and outcome results

        Stephen Black
    3. -

      Laser technologies for endovenous ablations: What are the latest developments

        Matthias Ulrich
    4. -

      Non-thermal techniques for endovenous ablation

        Tobias Hirsch
    5. -

      Randomized trial comparing cyanoacrylate embolization and radiofrequency ablation for incompetent great saphenous vein

        Raghu Kolluri
    6. -

      Recorded case

        Raghu Kolluri
    7. -

      Management of side branches and perforators: Endovascular vs. surgical techniques

        Thomas Noppeney
    8. -

      Treatment failures after successful GSV ablation: Root cause analysis and management

        Raghu Kolluri
    9. -

      Optimal care pathway for a leg ulcer patient

        Manjit Gohel
    10. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation Forum – Peripheral

    Moderator:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Steve Ramee, Dai-Do Do
    1. -

      The Piculet recanalisation device for peripheral CTO

        Yann Gouëffic
    2. -

      The use of CrossLock™ catheter for treatment of complex PCI lesions and CTOs – R. R. Heuser

    3. -

      The Shockwave lithotrypsie system – T. Brinton

    4. -

      Pilot study of the FLEX™ plaque modification catheter in peripheral arterial disease – J. Pigott

    5. -

      The Multi-LOC multiple stent delivery system for focal stenting: Preclinical data and first clinical experiences in femoro-popliteal lesions

        Klaus Amendt
    6. -

      Fluorocopolymer-coated Nitinol self-expanding Paclitaxel-eluting stent: Pharmacokinetics and vascular biology responses in porcine iliofemoral model - G. Kaluza

    7. -

      Determination of pressure gradients in borderline iliac artery stenosis using a patient specific computer model – S. G. H. Heinen

    8. -

      Endovascular management of severe peripheral artery disease by smart stem cell delivery technology – S. Sultan

    9. -

      Flow assessment of lower extremity endovascular interventions: A feasibility study using quantitative digital subtraction angiogram analysis – R. B. Dharmaraj

    10. -

      ePTFE balloon with a paclitaxel coating engineered for enhanced arterial retention: results in porcine peripheral arteries

        Abraham Tzafriri
    11. -

      A bubble-mixture method to improve dynamic image of carbon dioxide angiography - T.–I. Chang

    12. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Original research: CAS, renal/renal denervation, venous, new technologies, others

    Juror:
    Klaus Mathias, Alberto Cremonesi
    1. -

      Carotid anchoring using mo.ma in complex supra-aortic anatomies: results from 30 consecutive carotid stenting cases - A. Froio

    2. -

      Oct evaluation after double layer micromesh design carotid stent deployment

        Giuseppe Galzerano
    3. -

      Incidence of new ischemic brain lesions after carotid artery stenting with the CGuard™ Dual layer design carotid stent: a prospective single centre study - M. A. Ruffino

    4. -

      Functional parameters to select patients for renal stenting - R. Gattuso

    5. -

      Interventional recanalization of a chronic thrombotic occlusion of v. Cava inferior and iliac veins following liver segment resection - M. Kornlage

    6. -

      Inferior vena cava filter insertion through the popliteal vein - H. O. Kim

    7. -

      Mechanochemical ablation of saphenous vein: 3 years of experience - M. Mirandola

    8. -

      Interim results from the prospective study of the Zilver vena venous stent in the Treatment of symptomatic iliofemoral venous outflow obstruction in Europe

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    9. -

      Better access: introduction of the punctual guidewire - R. R. Heuser

    10. -

      The use of the Prodigy™ and CrossLock™ catheter for treatment of complex PCI lesions and CTOs - R. R. Heuser

    11. -

      Radial artery access for aorto-iliac and femoro-popliteal interventions - A. Roy

    12. -

      Percutaneous embolization of varicocele in pediatric group: a review of 7 years - S. Malekzadeh

    13. -

      Is bladder ischemia a cause of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)? Observations in patients with marked pelvic arterial hypoperfusion - J. Rocha-Neves

    14. -

      Comparative study between forearm straight and loop (u-shaped) PTFE arterio-venous graft. Local experience, Dr. Erfan Hospital, Jeddah, KSA - A. Elmarakby

    15. -

      Evidence of protozoan biofilm communities in atheromatous debris: a metagenomic analysis - R. R. Heuser

    16. -

      Necrotizing fasciitis; significant parameters for early diagnosis and subsequent improved survival - O. Ismail

    17. -

      Drug eluting balloon angioplasty for arteriovenous haemodialysis access stenosis – a systematic review and meta-analysis - A. Z. Khawaja

    18. -

      Is ir now the first line treatment in penetrating trauma? A case series of interventional radiological management of stab wounds from the steel city - R. Stansfield

    19. -

      Ex-vivo imaging of the native atherosclerotic plaque by high resolution x-ray computed tomography - A. Svetlikov

    20. -

      Is ultrasound essential for central venous access placing? - G. Meirelles

    21. -

      The use of mini-invasive technologies for the treatment - A. Karpenko

    22. -

      Carotid artery stenting micromesh stent - M. A. Ruffino

    23. -

      Dialysis access angioplasty/stenting/thrombectomy under sonographic guidance without fluoroscopy

        Daniel Périard
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Advancing DCB therapy in complex SFA lesions

    Moderator:
    Craig Walker
    Panel:
    Henrik Schröder, Erwin Blessing, Fabrizio Fanelli, Eric Dippel
    1. -

      DCB towards standard of care: Evidence Status of DCBs in SFA

        Thomas Zeller, Via satellite from Bad Krozingen
    2. -

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

        Henrik Schröder
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    4. -

      Plaque scoring in calcified lesions

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      Photoablation and DCB in in-stent restenosis

        Craig Walker
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Being different makes the difference

    Moderator:
    Matt Thompson
    Panel:
    Paul Hayes, Andrew Holden, Michel Reijnen, Jean-Paul de Vries
    1. -

      Nellix EVAS – Key learnings from the global registry and personal experience

        Andrew Holden
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      EVAS forward IDE results – Building clinical evidence

        Paul Hayes
    4. -

      Common iliac artery aneurysm repair with Nellix

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      What happens to the neck after EVAR and EVAS?

        Michel Reijnen
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Outpatient treatment of PAD patients: Safety, evidence, health economics

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Yann Gouëffic, Nicolas Diehm, Jeffrey G. Carr
    1. -

      The Freedom trial results and conclusions for 5F access

        Yann Gouëffic
    2. -

      The Swiss experience with ambulatory treatment of claudicants and CLI patients

        Nicolas Diehm
    3. -

      Same day vascular interventions in an office or freestanding facility – the US experience

        Jeffrey G. Carr
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex femoral and popliteal disease

    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Dieter Raithel, Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Spiridon Botsios
    1. -

      Flash presentation: Mid-term clinical outcomes and MRA compatibility of a dual component stent in challenging lesions

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Strategies in challenging BTK procedures: ARROWGPSCath with VisioValve to protect wire placement, reduce fluoroscopy-time and minimize contrast media

        Marc Sapoval
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Global Expert Exchange – Selected challenging cases – peripheral interventions

    Moderator:
    Dai-Do Do, Yann Gouëffic, Brian DeRubertis
    1. -

      Severe calcified chronic total occlusion recanalization with CROSSER or Roterablator: A series of five cases

        Masahiko Fujihara
    2. -

      Popliteal artery rupture

        James McGuckin
    3. -

      65 y.o male with critical limb ischemia (Rutherford 6) and critical aortic stenosis being worked up for TAVR

        Mark Fleming
    4. -

      Retrograde recanalization after failed antegrade entry into flush SFA CTO, via pedal access, in a patient with previous SFA stenting and fem-pop bypass

        Ashwani Kumar
    5. -

      A multidisciplinary team approach for vascular disease: The role of cardiologists and vascular specialists

        Ana Mollon
    6. -

      Stents for the common femoral artery: the good, the bad, the ugly

        Salman Arain
    7. -

      A giant popliteal artery aneurysm treated with exclusion and bypass using vascular graft

        Shuiting Zhai
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Suhail Dohad, Ian Cawich, Jeffrey G. Carr
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      OCT for peripheral vascular intervention

        Suhail Dohad
    3. -

      Lumivascular case series

        Marianne Brodmann
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    5. -

      Applying Lumivascular in the office based lab setting

        Jeffrey G. Carr
    6. -

      VISION 6 month data outcomes

        Ian Cawich
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Pioneering solutions for aortic diseases

    Moderator:
    Dittmar Böckler
    Panel:
    Marc van Sambeek, Robert Rhee, Santi Trimarchi
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      With more than a 1000 GORE® EXCLUDER® Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis patients treated, is preservation the new standard of care?

        Robert Rhee
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      New approaches to the treatment of challenging aortic anatomies

        Marc van Sambeek
    5. -

      The new frontier in Aortic stent-grafts: combining control and conformability

        Robert Rhee
    6. -

      Performance of the conformable GORE® TAG® device in Type B aortic dissection from the GORE® GREAT real world registry

        Santi Trimarchi
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the moderator

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Symposium: Challenging aortic anatomies with a modern toolbox: new possibilities

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Giovanni Torsello
    Discussant:
    Ralf Kolvenbach, Jörg Teßarek, Piotr Kasprzak, Philipp Geisbüsch, Götz Richter
    1. -

      Challenging EVARs: long term optimization with Onyx

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    2. -

      Challenging AAA neck anatomies: Endo-Anchors can fix it!

        Jörg Teßarek
    3. -

      First-generation stentgraft and Type I Endoleak: how can Endo-Anchors help?

        Philipp Geisbüsch
    4. -

      Type B dissection treatment – current status

        Götz Richter
    5. -

      Useful indication for Endo-Anchors by TEVAR procedures

        Piotr Kasprzak
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part I

    Moderator:
    Martin Werner, Tilo Kölbel
    1. -

      BASIC TECHNIQUES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    2. -

      Step by step: Aortoiliac interventions

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

      Step by step: How I treat SFA lesions

        Florian Wolf
    4. -

      Step by step: Infrapopliteal revascularization

        Martin Werner
    5. -

      Step by step: Hybrid procedures for peripheral arterial disease

        Holger Staab, Live from Leipzig
    6. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    7. -

      ADVANCED TECHNIQUES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    8. -

      Drug eluting balloons: The technology behind

        Jos van den Berg
    9. -

      Drug eluting balloons: Current evidence

        Michael Lichtenberg
    10. -

      Bioabsorbable stents: The next endovascular revolution?

        Johannes Lammer
    11. -

      Calcified lesions – optimal treatment

        Mathias Tischler
    12. -

      Atherectomy: Data and current developments

        Martin Werner
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation Forum – EVAR, venous and miscellaneous

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll, Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Experience with the Trivascular Ovation iX Stent Graft System – J. Ghosh

    2. -

      Novel endovascular device, a guidewire fixator – K. Liungman

    3. -

      Use of dedicated popliteal access IVC filter during catheter based treatment of acute deep vein thrombosis

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    4. -

      Double wire, a novel technique for the insertion of haemodialysis catheter – M. Elmaadawy

    5. -

      Robotic routing: How far are we from remote control?

        Thomas Nolte
    6. -

      A faster way to the .035 Wire: The punctual guidewire for improvement in arterial and venous access – R. R. Heuser

    7. -

      Microbubbles accelerate thrombolysis in peripheral arterial occlusions: how does the technology work? – K. K. Yeung

    8. -

      Denervation in hypertensive renal transplantation patients: Verve's disruptive non-vascular catheter option to nephrectomy – R. R. Heuser

    9. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Interventions for carotid artery stenosis and stroke

    Moderator:
    Andrej Erglis
    Panel:
    Piotr Musialek, Daniel Behme
    1. -

      CGuard™ –Carotid artery stenting: a change in the game

        Piotr Musialek
    2. -

      Emergency stenting of the extracranial internal carotid artery in combination with anterior circulation thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke

        Daniel Behme
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Original research: PVD and acute thrombectomy

    Juror:
    George Adams, Thomas Heller
    1. -

      Usefulness of Andrastents for dilation of different vessels - J. Bialkowswki

    2. -

      Endovascular therapy as a first line of treatment in patients with severe aortoiliac occlusive disease - P. Berg

    3. -

      Results from laser debulking with adjunctive drug-coated balloon therapy in a rabbit in-stent total occlusion model

        Craig Walker
    4. -

      Outcome of patients with reduced ankle brachial index undergoing open heart surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass - M. Meyborg

    5. -

      Endovascular Treatment TASC II C and D aorto-iliac lesion - S. Papoyan

    6. -

      Usefulness of tissue perfusion monitoring for peripheral artery during endovascular therapy - K. Takayama

    7. -

      Long-term in vivo experience with Lumee oxygen platform - K. Y. Au-Yeung

    8. -

      Arteriovenous grafts thrombectomy salvage procedures - A. ElMarakby

    9. -

      Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy - B. Migliara

    10. -

      Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy as an interventional Option for thrombotic occlusion is possible treatment - A. ElMarakby

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch symposium: Moving the boundaries of BTK treatment

    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Yann Gouëffic, Francesco Liistro
    1. -

      Retrograde first

        Jihad Mustapha
    2. -

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

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      Multidisciplinary approach to BTK

        Yann Gouëffic
    4. -

      How far to go to save the diabetic foot

        Francesco Liistro
    5. -

      Wrap-up live case and discussion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    THE GREAT DEBATE – Treatment of ruptured aortic aneurysm – what is the best solution?

    Moderator:
    Matt Thompson
    Discussant:
    Martin Malina, Frank Veith, Thomas Larzon, Marc van Sambeek, Michael Dake
    1. -

      IMPROVE and the other two recent RCTs comparing EVAR to open repair for ruptured AAAs reach misleading conclusions: EVAR is the best treatment if it can be done

        Frank Veith
    2. -

      The main conclusions of RCTs for ruptured AAAs are irrelevant as 100% of rAAAs can be treated by EVAR and adjunctive techniques

        Thomas Larzon
    3. -

      Technical results for elective EVAR and EVAR for ruptured AAA are similar

        Marc van Sambeek
    4. -

      Off the shelf solutions for ruptured thoraco-abdominal aneurysms

        Michael Dake
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected challenging cases and complications – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Roberto Chiesa, Olaf Richter, Piotr Kasprzak
    1. -

      Endovascular total arch repair using in situ fenestration for arch aneurysm and chronic Type A dissection - S. Kondo

    2. -

      Hybrid treatment of symptomatic aberrant right subclavian artery associated with kommerell diverticulum – N. Stella

    3. -

      Endovascular repair for blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injury with involvement of zone 1 - G. Brancaccio

    4. -

      Iatrogenically complicated Type B aortic dissection with huge aneurysm - I. Mavioglu

    5. -

      Hybrid aproach of Takayasu's aortic aneurysm - G. Meirelles

    6. -

      Double balloon technique for salvaging a maldeployed straight aortic endograft - E. Mikelarena

    7. -

      Exclusive endovascular treatment of multiple abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms – sandwich technique - F. Pereira

    8. -

      Successful treatment for late-onset juxtarenal Type 1a endoleak using scalloped body extension and N-butyl cyanoacrylate embolization - M. Shibata

    9. -

      Arch and visceral debranching combined with endovascular repair for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm - S. Veera

    10. -

      EVAR for extremely agulated proximal neck: How to reinforce proximal attachment?

        Nam Yeol Yim
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: Improving your clinical results with the V12 covered stent

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven, Koen Deloose
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Donas, Bijan Modarai, Michel Reijnen, Patrice Mwipatayi
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderators

    2. -

      When to perform a FEVAR or Ch-EVAR: an interactive case discussion with the experts

        Konstantinos Donas, Bijan Modarai
    3. -

      Aortoiliac stenting: is CERAB replacing kissing stents from a flow dynamic perspective?

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      It is there, 5 years follow-up on COBEST!

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: New horizons in the treatment of deep venous disease

    Moderator:
    Cees Wittens
    Panel:
    Stephen Black, Michael Lichtenberg, Rick de Graaf, Nils Kucher
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      Clinical pathways – the London experience

        Stephen Black
    3. -

      Improved clinical outcomes – evidence on thrombectomy followed by stenting

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      3 years follow up results of the dedicated sinus-venous stent

        Rick de Graaf
    5. -

      Clinical outcome and patency rates of new generation venous stents

        Nils Kucher
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Lunch symposium – The new TREO: next Bolton Medical generation for EVAR

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau, Carlo Setacci
    Panel:
    Andrew Winterbottom, Grzegorz Halena, Giuseppe Galzerano, Mark Bratby
    1. -

      The new TREO abdominal stent-graft

        Andrew Winterbottom
    2. -

      Abdominal custom made program

        Grzegorz Halena
    3. -

      TREO edited live cases

        Giuseppe Galzerano, Mark Bratby
    4. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    live:
    Marco Manzi, Thomas Zeller, Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Marc Bosiers, Stephan Duda
    Panel:
    Erwin Blessing, Jos van den Berg, Kazushi Urasawa, Steven Kum
    1. -

      Flash presentation: IVUS-guided DES implantation for treating long SFA-CTOs

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    2. -

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

        Kazushi Urasawa
    3. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

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

        Daniel Périard
    5. -

      Flash presentation: Treatment of embolic complications in vascular interventions

        Jos van den Berg
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Strategies, devices, and techniques to optimize solutions for endovascular aortic repair

    Moderator:
    Ross Milner
    Panel:
    Giovanni Torsello, Fabio Verzini
    1. -

      Endurant clinical results from trials and registries – how does this impact boundaries for standard EVAR vs. FEVAR

        Jeffrey Jim
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    3. -

      Advancing EVAR – initial impressions of low profile Endurant EVO stent graft system

        Hence Verhagen
    4. -

      EndoAnchors in practice – clinical application and techniques for success

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    5. -

      Insights from PROTAGORAS registry – impact on chEVAR results through standardization of patient selection, devices, and technique

        Konstantinos Donas
    6. -

      Valiant TAAA – a new concept to simplify endovascular treatment of complex aortic disease

        Patrick Kelly
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    New concepts for patients on chronic dialysis

    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden
    Panel:
    Theodosios Bisdas, Holger Staab, Dimitrios Karnabatidis, Geert Maleux, Ralph-Ingo Rückert
    1. -

      Established and new concepts to create a stable access for chronic hemodialysis

        Holger Staab
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

    3. -

      Shunt stenosis and occlusion: The pattern of reobstruction and how to approach?

        Michael Moche
    4. -

      First experience with DCB for treatment of dialysis access stenosis: The Greek experience

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    5. -

      First experience with DCB for treatment of dialysis access stenosis: The Belgian experience

        Geert Maleux
    6. -

      Endovascular creation of dialysis access: Primary efficacy results of the novel endovascular access trial with the “everlinQ endoAVF System”

        Charmaine Lok
    7. -

      Recorded case: Creation of an endovascular arteriovenous fistula

        Arne Schwindt, Via satellite from Münster
    8. -

      Pioneering techniques for chronic critical arm ischemia

        Roberto Ferraresi
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    How the unique features of the GORE® TIGRIS® Vascular Stent relate to optimal clinical outcomes: a review of cases

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Discussant:
    Michael Piorkowski, Konstantinos Katsanos, Fabien Thaveau, Peter Huppert
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      Case presentation

        Michael Piorkowski
    3. -

      Case presentation

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    4. -

      Case presentation

        Fabien Thaveau
    5. -

      Case presentation

        Peter Huppert
    6. -

      Conclusion by the moderator

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part II

    Moderator:
    Nicolas Diehm, Gianmarco de Donato
    1. -

      MISCELLANEOUS

    2. -

      The corelab – tasks and responsibilities

        Ulrich Beschorner
    3. -

      Endovascular treatment of venous ulcerations

        Elisabeth Singer
    4. -

      Cost-effectiveness in the endovascular world

        Nicolas Diehm
    5. -

      Intravascular imaging – Technique and indication

        Gianmarco de Donato
    6. -

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

        Michael Dake
    7. -

      Scattered radiation – the faithful attendant in the cathlab

        Alexander Gangl
    8. -

      CRITICAL LIMB ISCHEMIA

    9. -

      Current developments in the endovascular treatment of CLI patients

        Roberto Ferraresi
    10. -

      CLI: Optimal care, an interdiciplinary challenge

        Markus Haumer
    11. -

      Cardiovascular disease in CLI patients

        Sabine Steiner
    12. -

      Stem cell therapy in CLI

        Sigrid Nikol
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Clinical trial updates and selected original research abstracts – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Thomas Nolte, Ralf Kolvenbach, Andrea Stella
    1. -

      Midterm results of proximal sealing with OVATION stent graft according to the instruction for use vs. off-label condition introduction

        Gianmarco de Donato
    2. -

      REGENERATION trial. Clinical evaluation of the new Relay PRO and RELAY NBS PRO stent-grafts in TEVAR

        Fabio Verzini
    3. -

      Two-year outcomes from the European OVATION postmarked registry

        Patrick Peeters
    4. -

      Endovascular repair of paravisceral aortic aneurysms combining chimney grafts and the Nellix® endovascular aneurysm sealing technology (4Vessel-ChEVAS) – M. Youssef

    5. -

      A pain in the buttock: Iliac branch devices versus internal iliac artery embolization during elective infrarenal EVAR – N. Chinai

    6. -

      Systematic review and individual patient level meta-analysis of Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator in the management of complex thoracoabdominal aortic pathology – N. Hynes

    7. -

      Cerebral protection against embolization during thoracic endovascular aortic repair – R. A. Jánosi

    8. -

      Outcome of in situ fenestration for endovascular aortic arch repair – R. Kopp

    9. -

      Effectiveness and durability of open versus endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm in octogenarians – Y. Law

    10. -

      Computational fluid dynamics of twelve aortic Type B dissections managed with the streamliner multilayer flow modulator – F. Stefanov

    11. -

      Results from a national enquiry of infection in abdominal aortic endovascular repair (R.I.-EVAR) – W. Mansour

    12. -

      Neurofibromatosis Type I associated with abdominal aorta and renal artery stenosis: a case report - K. Papazoglou

    13. -

      Endovascular treatment for residual aortic dissection after total arch replacement for Type A AAD - K. Rokkaku

    14. -

      The endovascular treatment of an symptomatic AAA located between Coelic trunc an SMA

        Sven Seifert
    15. -

      Nellix device and Gore hybrid vascular device - A. Malaj

    16. -

      Endoleak Type 1a closure with Amplatzer® plug after open repair of a Standford Type a acute aortic dissection – a case report - V. Rivas Arcia

    17. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Challenging cases: PVD general, PVD acute thrombectomy, others

    Juror:
    Johannes Lammer, Ulf Teichgräber
    1. -

      The laparoscopic treatment of MALS syndrome

        Sven Seifert
    2. -

      Innovative endovascular technique for post-interventional common femoral artery pseudo-aneurysm

        Bruno Freitas
    3. -

      Endovascular treatment for recurrent aneurysm in Behcet‘s Disease-2 case report and review the literature - W. Liang

    4. -

      Liver rupture after TIPS - S. Onozawa

    5. -

      Complex anatomy in a uterine fibroid embolisation case - D. Vishwanath

    6. -

      Injection of Gelfoam in biliary system as a complication of liver biopsy - M. Alraddadi

    7. -

      The role of uterine artery embolization in massive vaginal bleeding caused by gestational tumor – single case report - M. Al-Toki (EBIR)

    8. -

      Management of a complex coeliac axis pseudoaneurysm - D. Vishwanath

    9. -

      Hybrid surgery for a persistent sciatic artery aneurysm - P. Juntarapatin

    10. -

      A case of acute thrombosis of proper hepatic artery with massive bleeding duodenal ulcer - A. Khan

    11. -

      Acute mesenteric ischemia percutaneous intervention - H. Kilic

    12. -

      Endovascular treatment of distal internal carotid artery pathologies with covered stents - I. Vasilopoulos

    13. -

      Stent graft for SMA aneurysm – complications and solutions - L. Tkalcic

    14. -

      Menorrhagia by uterine myoma concomitant to deep venous thrombosis: Treatment by uterine embolization and anticoagulation

        Bruno Freitas
    15. -

      Thrombolysis of an occluded axillobifemoral Dacron graft Bypass with tenecteplase – a case report - M. F. Giusti

    16. -

      Percutaneous mechanical rotational thrombectomy for Treatment of acute embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery - J. P. Goltz

    17. -

      Open surgery as a salvage to manage endovascular complications - S. Izadpanah

    18. -

      Endovascular treatment of a dissected celiac trunk aneurysm - L. Machado

    19. -

      Endovascular bypass - C. Forssell

    20. -

      Atrial thrombi - T. Umemoto

    21. -

      The use of the CrossLock™ catheter in a patient with critical limb ischemia and a popliteal occlusion - R. R. Heuser

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Ramon Varcoe, Klaus Mathias
    Panel:
    Kenneth Rosenfield, Dariusz Dudek, Roland E. Schmieder, Felix Mahfoud, Eberhard Wedell, Craig Walker
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of renal and visceral aneurysms

        Michael Dake
    2. -

      Does no one talk about renal artery stenting anymore?

        Kenneth Rosenfield
    3. -

      The concept of renal artery denervation – dead or alive?

        Dariusz Dudek
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    5. -

      Externally delivered focused ultrasound for renal denervation

        Roland E. Schmieder
    6. -

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

        Felix Mahfoud
    7. -

      Rescue procedures in acute visceral ischemia

        Yvonne Bausback
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

    9. -

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
    10. -

      Contrast saving strategies for BTK recanalisation with the ARROWGPSCath

        Costantino del Giudice
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    CX @ LINC - Management of challenging and short infrarenal aortic necks: EVAR at all costs?

    Moderator:
    Roger Greenhalgh
    Panel:
    Dittmar Böckler, Frank Veith, Frans Moll, Giovanni Torsello, Matt Thompson, Hence Verhagen
    1. -

      DEBATE: On label use of EVAR is essential

    2. -

      DEBATE: On label use of EVAR is essential - For:

        Dittmar Böckler
    3. -

      DEBATE: On label use of EVAR is essential - Against:

        Frank Veith
    4. -

      Audience discussion and vote

    5. -

      DEBATE: Three juxtarenal parallel grafts is not too many

    6. -

      DEBATE: Three juxtarenal parallel grafts is not too many - For:

        Frans Moll
    7. -

      DEBATE: Three juxtarenal parallel grafts is not too many- Against:

        Giovanni Torsello
    8. -

      Audience discussion and vote

    9. -

      DEBATE: FEVAR is the best option for aortic neck < 9mm

    10. -

      DEBATE: FEVAR is the best option for aortic neck < 9mm - For:

        Michael Dake
    11. -

      DEBATE: FEVAR is the best option for aortic neck < 9mm - Against:

        Matt Thompson
    12. -

      Audience discussion and vote

    13. -

      DEBATE: The use of EVAR polymer is a huge advantage for hostile aortic necks

    14. -

      DEBATE: The use of EVAR polymer is a huge advantage for hostile aortic necks - For:

        Andrew Holden
    15. -

      DEBATE: The use of EVAR polymer is a huge advantage for hostile aortic necks - Against:

        Hence Verhagen
    16. -

      Audience discussion and vote

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA @ LINC: Strategies on the front line - rapid fire controversies

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider
    Discussant:
    George Adams, Andrew Holden, Sean Lyden, Jihad Mustapha, Kenneth Rosenfield
    1. -

      This is a case-based session focusing on what we like best...real cases with challenges and complications that make the experts sweat. In this amphitheater setting, audience participation is encouraged and step-by-step case management is featured and discussed. This round room setting is dedicated to controversial or interactive talk-show-like sessions.

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Global Expert Exchange – Selected challenging cases and complications – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Tilo Kölbel, Frank Vermassen
    1. -

      Post op renal complications and outcomes following AAA repair

        Virendra Patel
    2. -

      Morphological differences in aortic anatomy in latin american countries

        Mario Alejandro Fabiani
    3. -

      Snorkel, Chimney and Vent techniques utilizing the Trivascular Abdominal Aortic Stent Graft System

        Steve Henao
    4. -

      Late intervention of renal occlusion after aortic EVAR intervention. Salvaging patients off dialysis even after several months.

        James McKinsey
    5. -

      Rupture of a Hypogastric aneurysm after prior endovascular AAA repair (EVAR) and coiling, from extension of Type B dissection treated with a thoracic endograft (TEVAR)

        Karan Garg
    6. -

      Way outside the IFU: snorkel/chimney grafts in combination with fenestrated EVAR

        Jason Lee
    7. -

      Endovascular therapy for Type A aortic dissection

        Napoleon Delgado
    8. -

      Stent grafting for ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm

        I-Ming Chen
    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of Type II endoleak following thoracic endovascular aortic repair for thoracic aortic aneurysm: squeeze technique to reach the aneurysmal sac by using a microcatheter

        Chang-Won Kim
    10. -

      Aortouniiliac modification of the Trivascular Abdominal Aortic Stent Graft System with an Ex-Vivo ligation of the contralateral limb

        Steve Henao
    11. -

      Management of fractured Aortic Palmaz stent after repair of a Type I endoleak. Associated with displacement of thoracic endograft requiring further reintervention of the endograft with a two vessel snorkel and two vessel sandwich. With associated visceral stenting. Renal salvage after EVAR associated with renal failure.

        James McKinsey
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    live:
    Thomas Zeller, John Rundback
    Moderator:
    Kenneth Rosenfield, Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Ralf Langhoff, Jihad Mustapha, Miguel Montero-Baker, Andrej Schmidt, Peter Huppert
    1. -

      Flash presentation: CTO-crossing based on cap morphology

        Jihad Mustapha
    2. -

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

        Peter Huppert
    3. -

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

        Larry Diaz-Sandoval
    4. -

      Flash presentation: Technical overview of percutaneous deep vein arterialisation – The LimFlow procedure

        Andrej Schmidt
    5. -

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Latest techniques for thoraco-abdominal aneurysm repair

    Moderator:
    Michael Jacobs, Roberto Chiesa
    Panel:
    Eric Verhoeven, Piotr Kasprzak, Tilo Kölbel, Christoph Nienaber, Patrick Kelly
    1. -

      Comparative analysis for open and endovascular repair of TAAA

        Piergiorgio Cao
    2. -

      Spinal cord ischemia in EVAR of TAAA: analysis of risk factors

        Eric Verhoeven
    3. -

      The relevance of MEPs in EVAR of TAAA and strategies to reduce paraplegia

        Piotr Kasprzak
    4. -

      Recorded case: Fenestrated Anaconda™ implantation

        Rob Williams
    5. -

      Performance of different models of bridging stents in TAAA endovascular repair

        Piergiorgio Cao
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    7. -

      Distal extended branched Petticoat- a new endovascular technique to induce false lumen thrombosis in complex aortic dissections

        Lars Kock
    8. -

      False lumen occlusion techniques in chronic aortic dissection: what is its role and how is it done?

        Tilo Kölbel
    9. -

      Discussion