LINC 2016 programme

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Room 2 - Main Arena 2

21 events
  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Acute deep vein thrombosis

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Rolf Engelberger, Edelgard Lindhoff-Last, Raghu Kolluri
    1. -

      Which DVT patients are candidates for revascularization?

        Stephen Black
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Berne

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      Catheter-directed thrombolysis followed by stenting of residual venous stenosis for acute iliofemoral DVT

        Rolf Engelberger
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      Single-session revascularization of acute iliofemoral DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      Direct oral anticoagulants for VTE in real life practice

        Nils Kucher, Via satellite from Berne
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      Chances and risks of direct oral anticoagulants for VTE

        Edelgard Lindhoff-Last
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      Live case transmission from Galway

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: The role of mechanical debulking in arteries and veins in the optimization of endovascular therapy

    Moderator:
    Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Miroslav Bulvas, Thomas Heller, Christian Wissgott
    1. -

      Can mechanical debulking replace surgery and lysis in acute and subacute occlusions of the lower limb?

        Miroslav Bulvas
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      Chronic occlusions and stenoses – Can mechanical debulking reduce the stent length as well as the number of implanted stents?

        Miroslav Bulvas
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      Recanalization of venous occlusions with Aspirex®S mechanical thrombectomy – The effective one-session treatment, which largely replaces the need of thrombolysis!

        Thomas Heller
  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Stents for deep vein thrombosis

    Moderator:
    Cees Wittens, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Ayman Al-Sibaie, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, Raghu Kolluri, Rick de Graaf
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Berne

    2. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

    3. -

      Venous stent-related complications

        Cees Wittens
    4. -

      Which venous stent for which indication?

        Stephen Black
    5. -

      Technical aspects of venous interventions for chronic DVT

        Rick de Graaf
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Berne

    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: BARD innovations

    Moderator:
    Dheeraj Rajan
    Panel:
    Rick de Graaf
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      LifeStream covered balloon-expandable stent in iliac TASC C & D lesions

    3. -

      Venovo, the next generation venous stent

        Rick de Graaf
    4. -

      Covera covered stent – BARD innovation in dialysis access maintenance

        Dheeraj Rajan
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Revascularisation of complex chronic deep vein obstruction

    live from Berne:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf
    Panel:
    Hendrik von Tengg-Kobligk, Stephen Black, Cees Wittens
    1. -

      MR and CT venography for imaging venous obstruction

        Hendrik von Tengg-Kobligk
    2. -

      Endovascular techniques for treating deep vein obstructions

        Stephen Black
    3. -

      The role of surgery in the management of deep vein obstructions

        Cees Wittens
  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Pushing boundaries in carotid treatment

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Alberto Cremonesi, Giovanni Torsello, Sasko Kedev, Max Amor
    1. -

      Italian registry, first results on 100 patients

        Alberto Cremonesi
    2. -

      Roadsaver – the paradigm shift in carotid artery treatment

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

    4. -

      Transradial approach for carotid artery stenting, clinical evidence, pros and cons

        Sasko Kedev
    5. -

      Nitinol micromesh technology for carotid artery treatment

        Max Amor
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

  • Tuesday, January 26th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Venous embolisation therapy

    live from Berne:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Moderator:
    Olivier Hartung
    Panel:
    Mark Whiteley, Marc Sapoval, Michael Moche, René Aschenbach, Maria Schoder
    1. -

      Diagnostic approach for pelvic congestion syndrome

        Gerard O'Sullivan, Via satellite from Galway
    2. -

      Efficacy of endovascular therapy for treating pelvic congestion syndrome

        Mark Whiteley
    3. -

      Technical approach for treating pelvic congestion syndrome

        Olivier Hartung
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    EVAR solutions for the challenging aortic neck: Chimneys, fenestration and beyond

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Ross Milner, Piergiorgio Cao, Piotr Kasprzak, Reza Ghotbi, Sebastian Debus, Patrick Kelly
    1. -

      Innovative software to calculate aortic neck sealing post EVAR and to predict late endograft failure

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    2. -

      The PERICLES registry: Outcome of chimney-EVAR in 513 patients from 13 centers

        Konstantinos Donas
    3. -

      The PROTAGORAS study: Combined use of Endurant AAA device and balloon-expandable chimney grafts

        Giovanni Torsello
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      Rationale for use of suprarenal vs. infrarenal devices for application of chEVAR technique

        Ross Milner
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    6. -

      Anaconda™ stent graft in short infrarenal necks: From imaging to clinical results

        Robbert Meerwaldt
    7. -

      EVAS in juxta-renal and supra-renal aneurysms

        Matt Thompson
    8. -

      Recorded case – EVAS chimney procedure

        Michel Reijnen
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      Chimney EVAR vs. fenestrated EVAR for juxtarenal aneurysms

        Eric Ducasse
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      Midterm outcome of EndoAnchors for the prevention of endoleak and stent-graft migration in patients with challenging proximal aortic neck anatomy

        Bart Muhs
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Aorfix & Altura Innovations – patient focussed technologies

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, Mahmoud Malas
    1. -

      Introducing Altura: the new innovative ultra-low profile aortic stent graft

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      Early experience and clinical data with the Altura AAA stent graft. Announcing the new Altura registry ‘Altitude’

        Albrecht H. Krämer
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      Aorfix: a proven AAA therapy, treats the simplest to the most complex anatomies with the advanced INTELLIFLEX LP delivery system

        Andrew Holden
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      Clinical data update: Aorfix PYTHAGORAS US trial three year outcomes and longer term European data

        Mahmoud Malas
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    25 years of EVAR: How far have we come, remaining controversies and what's on the horizon?

    Moderator:
    Frank Veith, Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Roger Greenhalgh, Martin Storck, Matt Thompson, Marc van Sambeek, Thomas Larzon, Andrea Stella
    1. -

      15-year EVAR 1 follow-up – benchmark for newer technologies

        Roger Greenhalgh
    2. -

      4 year results from the OVATION pivotal trial

        Venkatesh Ramaiah
    3. -

      The INCRAFT Innovation study – a 4 year update

        Giovanni Pratesi
    4. -

      Indications and results of EVAR in short necks: A subgroup analysis of 900 EVAR cases

        Konstantinos Donas
    5. -

      How a next generation device enables the effective treatment of challenging aortic anatomy?

        Andrea Stella
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

      Gender-specific risks for EVAR: Can the outcome be improved for female patients?

        Martin Storck
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      Is it time to revisit the threshold for intervention in AAA?

        Matt Thompson
    9. -

      Are national population-based AAA screening programmes too challenging for public health systems?

        Vicente Riambau
    10. -

      Discussion

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Scrub in with the experts: Practical implantation of INCRAFT, an ultra low profile device

    live from Berne:
    Dai-Do Do
    Moderator:
    Giovanni Pratesi
    Panel:
    Ralf Kolvenbach, Philipp Schäfer
    1. -

      Flash presentation: My first practical experience with INCRAFT

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    2. -

      Flash presentation: Improved percutaneous efficiency with an ultra low profile device

        Philipp Schäfer
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Successful strategies to reduce complications in endovascular procedures

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Panel:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Guiseppe Panuccio, Philipp Geisbüsch, Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Results of CO2 imaging with new CO2 injector

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    3. -

      Reduction of contrast medium by fusion imaging

        Guiseppe Panuccio
    4. -

      Strategies for dose reduction in EVAR

        Eric Verhoeven
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      Fusion imaging combined with CO2 angiography and extra-low dose protocols during EVAR

    6. -

      Results with intra operative 3D angiography

        Philipp Geisbüsch
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    8. -

      New diagnostic possibilities in detecting endoleaks after EVAR using fusion of contrast-enhanced ultrasound and native CT scan

        Sven Seifert
  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: A new look at polymer filled technology – the latest innovation from TriVascular

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Lieven Maene, David Minion, Gerard Mertikian
    1. -

      Protect the neck

        Lieven Maene
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      Patency matters

        David Minion
    4. -

      Ovation: The workhorse system

        Gerard Mertikian
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • Wednesday, January 27th: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Endovascular solutions for iliac aneuryms and endoleaks after EVAR

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau, Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Piergiorgio Cao, Patrick Kelly, Lars Kock, Gioachino Coppi, Spiridon Botsios, Armando Lobato
    1. -

      Multicentre outcome results of Nellix EVAS for common iliac artery aneurysms

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    2. -

      Long-term results of iliac side branch devices: Experience after 240 cases

        Martin Austermann
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    4. -

      The “IceBERG” Study – Preserving the internal iliac artery

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      US clinical trial update on the GORE® EXCLUDER® iliac branch endoprosthesis

        Robert Rhee
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      Internal iliac artery aneurysms: When to intervene and outcomes of EVAR

        Frans Moll
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Heidelberg

    8. -

      Selective lumbar coiling prior to EVAR – a valuable strategy to prevent type II endoleaks?

        Tim Ole Petersen
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      Different techniques to overcome hostile access vessels and secure limb perfusion

        Thomas Larzon
    10. -

      Experience with percutaneous suture systems for larger caliber vascular access

        Bruno Freitas
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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
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      Early clinical results for the GORE® TAG® Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis in the treatment of zones 0, 1 and 2

        Michael Dake
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      Long-term results of hybrid aortic arch repair

        Mario Lachat
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      Redo treatment and open conversion after TEVAR

        Roberto Chiesa
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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
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      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      What happens to the neck after EVAR and EVAS?

        Michel Reijnen
  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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
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      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

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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
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      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

  • Thursday, January 28th: - , 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