LINC 2017 live case guide

Find all live cases and live case centers listed below.



New York

2 livecase(s)
  • Tuesday, January 24th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Case 06 – Long segment left SFA occlusion - directional atherectomy and DCB therapy

    New York
    Case 06 – NY 01: female, 83 years
    • Prakash Krishnan,
    • Vishal Kapur,
    • Karthik Gujja,
    • Farhan Majeed,
    • Rheoneil Lascano
    Information will follow in due time.
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  • Tuesday, January 24th: - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Case 09 – Heavily calcified severe right SFA disease

    New York
    Case 09 – NY 02: female, 78 years old (S-P)
    • Prakash Krishnan,
    • Vishal Kapur,
    • Karthik Gujja,
    • Farhan Majeed,
    • Rheoneil Lascano
    Patient presents with right lower extremity ischemic rest pain
    Rutherford grade 2, category 4
    Fontaine stage III
    Symptoms have been getting progressively worse over the last few weeks
    No ischemic ulcers noted.
    ABI: Right ABI 0.38.

    Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes mellitus, previous history of tobacco use

    1. Left groin access with retrograde cross over approach
    - UF 4F diagnostic catheter (ANGIODYNAMICS)
    - 0.035" SupraCore guidewire, 300 cm (ABBOTT)
    - 7 F – 45 cm Pinnacle Sheath (TERUMO)

    2. Passage through the right SFA calcified stenosis
    - 0.018" Trailblazer Vert support catheter, 135 cm (MEDTRONIC)
    - 0.014" Fielder guidewire, 300 cm (ASAHI)

    3. Filter placement
    - Exchange to a Barewire through the support catheter (ABBOTT)
    - Emboshield Nav 6 filter placement (ABBOTT)

    4. Jetstream atherectomy of the right SFA calcified disease
    - Jetstream 2.4/3.4 mm atherectomy (BOSTON SCIENTIFIC)

    5. PTA with a non-compliant balloon
    - Dorado 6 x 200 mm balloon (C.R. BARD)

    6. Stenting and postdilatation
    - 5.5 x 150 mm Supera interwoven self-expanding Nitinol stent (ABBOTT)
    - Dorado 6 x 150 mm balloon (C.R. BARD)
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Live case transmission centers

During LINC 2017 more than 90 live cases will be performed from 13 national and international centers.

All live case transmissions are coordinated, filmed, and produced by the mediAVentures crew, using the latest in high definition television and wireless technology.

• University Hospital Leipzig, Division of Interventional Angiology, Leipzig, Germany
University Hospital Leipzig, Department of Radiology, Leipzig, Germany
• Policlinico Abano Terme, Abano Terme, Italy
• Heartcenter Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
• Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital, Berlin, Germany
• Bern University Hospital, Heart- and Vascular Center, Bern, Switzerland
• OhioHealth Research Institute, Columbus, USA
• Villa Maria Cecilia, Cotignola, Italy
• AZ Sint-Blasius, Dendermonde, Belgium
• Galway University Hospitals, Galway, Ireland
• University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
• Centre Hospitalier Régional Universitaire de Lille, Lille, France
• St. Franziskus Hospital, Münster, Germany
• Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA