LINC 2019 presentations


LINC 2019, the Leipzig Interventional Course,  featured state-of-the-art lectures and numerous live cases have been performed from leading interventional centers.

LINC 2019 took place from Tuesday, January 22 through Friday, January 25, 2019.

LINC 2019 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme BTK interventions

    Moderator:
    Chris Metzger, Roberto Ferraresi
    Panel:
    Robert Beasley, Jihad Mustapha, Wei Guo, Francesco Liistro, Marianne Brodmann, Luis Mariano Palena
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

        Policlinico Abano Terme - Live case center
    2. -

      SAD transmission & BAD distribution: who is today a no-option CLI patient?

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. -

      Peroneal access technique: How I do it and when do I consider it?

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    4. -

      Calcified below-the-knee lesions – overview of treatment options

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    6. -

      An evaluation of drug eluting technologies for BTK treatment

        Marianne Brodmann
    7. -

      DCB in BTK: Why and where should we use it

        Francesco Liistro
    8. -

      Prestige pilot: Phoenix atherectomy and Stellarex DCB in infrapopliteal interventions

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    New insights and current techniques for thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR)

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau, Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Frank Criado, Martin Malina, Dittmar Böckler
    1. -

      Beyond morphology: Bovine arch anatomy, classification, and implications

        Frank Criado
    2. -

      Extensibility and distensibility of the thoracic aorta in patients with aneurysms

        Frans Moll
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    4. FOCUS ON NEW DEVICES FOR TEVAR

    5. -

      Treating challenging aortic anatomies. Are new devices the answers to overcoming current limitations?

        TBD
    6. -

      Early insights from the clinical trial for Valiant Navion™: how Medtronic’s new low-profile TEVAR device expands therapeutic options

        Fabio Verzini
    7. -

      RelayPro regeneration trial: Update and launch

        Rocco Giudice
    8. -

      The value of conformability and control: 18-month of clinical experience in all thoracic etiologies

        Giovanni Torsello
    9. -

      More than 50 cases with CTAG with active control: What did we learn?

        Dittmar Böckler
    10. -

      Open conversion after failed TEVAR

        Roberto Chiesa
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aortoiliac and femoral interventions

    live from Leipzig:
    Sven Bräunlich
    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    John Laird, Dai-Do Do
    Panel:
    Sebastian Sixt, Ralf Langhoff, Brian DeRubertis
    1. SELECTED ABSTRACTS - CHALLENGING CASES

    2. Covered Endovascular Reconstruction of Aortic Bifurcation (CERAB-technique) in a case of common iliac artery rupture

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    3. Hybrid surgical treatment of bilateral aorto-femoral occlusion

        D. Chernova
    4. The Chimney-CERAB for treatment of acute aortic thrombosis

        Wuttichai Saengprakai
    5. Ultrasound-guided direct needle engagement for flush-occluded superficial femoral artery

        Uijun Park
    6. Long-term follow-up after retrograde recanalisation of superficial femoral artery chronic total occlusion

        Stanislaw Bartus
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Global expert exchange: Selected challenging cases – PVD

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Peter Huppert
    1. -

      A case of Leriche syndrome after axillo-femoral bypass failure which was difficult to distal embolism

        Naoki Hayakawa
    2. -

      Bilateral iliac artery intervention in Takayasu’s arteritis

        Mohammad Ansari
    3. -

      Pieces and parts: Use of the Gore Excluder, Iliac Branched Endoprosthesis, and VBX balloon expandable stent grafts for the treatment of aorto-iliac occlusive disease

        Erin Moore
    4. -

      The effect of directional atherectomy +DCB in TASC C&D femoro-popliteal lesions

        Dongming Zhang
    5. -

      Could we use atherectomy device at common femoral artery

        Lee Chang Hoon
    6. -

      Endovascular interventions after open surgery of the arteries of the lower extremities

        Zaza Alexandrovich Kavteladze
    7. -

      Comparison of Angiographic dissection patterns caused by Long vs. short balloons during balloon angioplasty for chronic femoropopliteal occlusions

        Michinao Tan
    8. -

      Complex intervention to a chronic totally occluded TP Trunk and peroneal artery, with intervention to the popliteal artery and SFA requiring supera placement

        Peter Farrugia
    9. -

      Use of adjunct laser therapy for the treatment of femoropopliteal instent restenosis – A safety and efficacy analysis

        Mohammad Ansari
    10. -

      Unique treatment of popliteal aneurysm with kissing interwoven nitinol stents

        George Chrysant
    11. -

      RECROSS technique: revascularisation by crushing chronically occluded stents

        Johnathon Rollo
    12. -

      Endovascular management of traumatic vascular injury in lower extremities

        Chang-Won Kim
    13. -

      Modern lower extremity revascularisation: adapting skill sets from dialysis access thrombectomy

        Mark Goldberg
    14. -

      Argentinean registry for endovascular treatment in lower limbs “RAdAMI”

        Ana Mollon
    15. -

      The trials and tribulations of hawking in the tibials

        Vikram Puttaswamy
    16. -

      Strategy of EVT for calcified below-the-knee lesions in our hospital

        Yutaka Dannoura
    17. -

      Limb salvage at all costs: How do you leverage all of the tools in your tool box

        Giuseppe Papia
    18. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: EVAR (part I)

    Juror:
    Marc van Sambeek, Nilo Mosquera
    1. -

      Type 3B endoleak following TEVAR for mycotic aneurysm

        Semyon Chulsky
    2. -

      Rupture of thoracoabdominal aneurysm between two-staged endovascular repair

        Victoria E Garcia Blanco
    3. -

      Endovascular repair of a challenging isolated right common iliac artery aneurysm, a new modified technique

        Ahmed Farghaly
    4. -

      Endovascular aortic repair in a patient with giant abdominal aortic aneurysm and high risk of endoleak I

        Katerina Zvereva
    5. -

      IBD experience in multiple bilateral iliac artery aneurysms combined with small AAA

        Deokbi Hwang
    6. -

      Bending the rules can lead to leg pain, a case of ali after EVAR

        Precious Emary Samonte
    7. -

      Open repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture post Type II endoleak

        Cindy Wang
    8. -

      Combined TEVAR and EVAR to treat thoracic Type IB endoleak and infrarenal AAA

        Naguib Elaskary
    9. -

      Internal carotid artery preocclusive stenosis, large PAU of zone 2 of the arch and AAA: is simultaneous endovascular procedure feasible?

        Matilde Zamboni
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Mechanical atherectomy and thrombectomy of arterial and venous occlusions

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Romaric Loffroy
    Panel:
    Bruno Freitas, Christian Wissgott, Michael Lichtenberg
    1. -

      Atherectomy and thrombectomy of femoropopliteal occlusions with Rotarex ®S: The Leipzig experience

        Bruno Freitas
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    3. -

      Retrospective analysis of initial results of an atherothrombectomy device in patients with acute, subacute, and chronic lower limb artery occlusion

        Christian Wissgott
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    5. -

      Safety, procedural success, and outcomes of the Aspirex® S endovascular thrombectomy system in the treatment of iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis: data from the Arnsberg Aspirex registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Management of aortic dissections and pioneering techniques for pathologies of the ascending aorta and the aortic arch

    Moderator:
    Tilo Kölbel, Frank Veith
    Panel:
    Wei Guo, Ralf Kolvenbach, Mario Lachat, Roberto Chiesa
    1. FOCUS ON ACUTE AORTIC SYNDROMES AND AORTIC DISSECTIONS

    2. -

      Update on management of PAU and IMH: Lingering doubt and controversies

        Frank Criado
    3. -

      Recent evidence surrounding the treatment of patients with Type B dissections

        Paul Hayes
    4. -

      Decision process and influencing factors for the treatment of uncomplicated Type B aortic dissection

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

      Chronic aortic dissection: When to use FEVAR and when false lumen occlusion techniques

        Tilo Kölbel
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    7. FOCUS ON NEW APPROACHES FOR THE ASCENDING AORTA AND THE ARCH

    8. -

      How to manage aortic arch pathology: open, hybrid, chimney or fenestration

        Chang Shu
    9. -

      The current status of endovascular repair of ascending aorta and aortic arch

        Tilo Kölbel
    10. -

      Ascending aortic remodelling permits TEVAR in most ascending aneurysms

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    11. -

      Comparison of two different techniques of isolated left subclavian artery revascularisation during “Zone 2” thoracic endovascular aortic repair

        Giovanni Pratesi
    12. -

      RelayBranch: Expanding TEVAR to a new class of patients

        Robin Hendricus Heijmen
    13. -

      Register study for Zone 0 aortic arch aneurysm with Chimney/Sandwich technique: 8-year follow-up

        TBD
    14. -

      Updated results of the Nexus aortic stentgraft system

        Mario Lachat
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Step by step on SFA/pop and other Supera usage technical and practical aspects

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Jörg Teßarek, Shannon Thomas, Koen Deloose
    1. -

      How to perform CFA Supera deployment

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      How to perform AVF Supera deployment

        Shannon Thomas
    3. -

      How to perform subintimal Supera deployment with Presto technique

        Luis Mariano Palena
    4. -

      How to perform Supera popliteal aneurysm deployment

        Jörg Teßarek
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR general/infrarenal

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Spiridon Botsios, Frank Vermassen
    1. -

      Could EVAR be done without preoperative Duplex, CT or IVUS in patient with border line renal function?

        Magdy Haggag
    2. -

      Direct ultrasound guided anterior puncture of the aneurysmal sac for embolization of enlarging Internal iliac artery aneurysm in association with a Type II endoleak

        Ahmed Eleshra
    3. -

      CHEVAS technique: challenging case of a pseudoaneurysm rupture in the proximal abdominal aortic anastomosis

        Paola Scrivere
    4. -

      A case of trapped VIABAHN string in the AFX skeleton successfully bailed out using laparoscopic scissors

        Tomoyasu Sato
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of hypogastric artery aneurysm using an internal branch device

        Gino Gemayel
    6. -

      Exclusion of a large ruptured femoral artery aneurysm with two endoprothesis outside the “instructions for use”

        Mafalda Correia
    7. -

      Indication for inferior mesenteric artery chimney procedure: Synchronous AAA, mesenteric ischemia, and aortoiliac occlusive disease

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    8. -

      Endovascular treatment, in addition to anticoagulation, is recommended in patients with symptomatic mobile intraaortic thrombus

        James Ebaugh
    9. -

      Long-term complications after an endovascular repair of a polianeurysmatic dystrophy

        Rebeca Pérez López
    10. -

      Uncommon complications leading to conversion after EVAR

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    11. -

      Parallel stent graft technique to rescue an accidental coverage of superior mesenteric artery during endovascular treatment of a dissecting AAA

        Jinsong Wang
    12. -

      Management of uncommon type of endoleak after EVAR

        Jong Yun Won
    13. -

      Transcaval sac puncture – the first choice in the treatment of Type II endoleaks with aortic sac enlargement

        Erin Moore
    14. -

      Graft infection with a large retroperitoneal abscess after EVAR, a case report

        Yang Jiao
    15. -

      Patient-tailored strategies for hostile iliac artery during EVAR

        Jin-Hyun Joh
    16. -

      Failure to regress: A new metric for aneurysm surveillance following EVAR

        Virendra Patel
    17. -

      Unusual case of rhabdomyolysis after endovascular aneurysm repair

        Juhan Kim
    18. -

      Endovascular management of AAA post Aorto Bi femoral bypass graft

        Mohamed Shehata
    19. -

      Coarctation of the abdominal aorta: endovascular treatment with bare CP stent

        Marcel Voos Budal Arins
    20. -

      Combined EVAR and a covered stent in the iliac veins for the treatment of right common iliac artery aneurysm with arteriovenous fistula to the right common iliac vein

        Wuttichai Saengprakai
    21. -

      Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms associated to total iliac axis occlusion using bifurcated endografts

        Sara Busto Suárez
    22. -

      Late development of severe periaortic inflammation and retroperitoneal fibrosis (Ormonds disease) after routine-EVAR resulting in hydronephrosis and renal failure – case report and literature review

        Georg Rothenbacher
    23. -

      Fusion Image Laser Fenestration In Situ (FIL&FIS) for endovascular repair of Type 1A endoleak

        Marek Majewski
    24. -

      A fuming case: CHEVAR for impending juxtarenal aortic aneurysm rupture

        Ricardo Ruz
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Vascular discussion: indications & evidence based therapies

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Unparalleled clinical data outcome from one AAA device and expanded treatment options with approval

        Dittmar Böckler
    2. -

      Early endoluminal treatment in venous ulceration

        Markus Steinbauer
    3. -

      Clinical evidence of IN.PACT and opportunities of DAART for the treatment of PAD

        Michel Bosiers
    4. -

      Clinical evidence of ONYX for the treatment of endoleakages and AVM's

        Walter Wohlgemuth
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex femoral and BTK interventions

    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Antonio Micari, Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Chris Metzger, Kazushi Urasawa
    1. Over 1200 patients treated with pedal access from primary CTO + CLI in an outpatient setting

        Jim Melton
    2. Usefulness of ankle block in case of distal puncture for below-the-knee angioplasty

        Yutaka Dannoura
    3. SELECTED ABSTRACTS - CHALLENGING CASES

    4. Retrograde transcollateral revascularisation of totally occluded superficial femoral artery

        Ertan Vuruskan
    5. Modified snare-piercing technique for severe calcified superficial femoral artery lesion

        Kazuki Tobita
    6. Popliteal artery bifurcation reconstruction by double retrograde access of tibial arteries with kissing balloon technique

        Saritphat Orrapin
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – PVD femoral/BTK

    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden
    Panel:
    Jörn Balzer
    1. -

      Percutaneous mechanical stent thrombectomy used as therapy for acute limb ischemia

        Igor Semin
    2. -

      Treatment of calcified common and superficial femoral artery stenoses with retrograde atherectomy and dcb under protection of antegradely delivered anti-embolic filter in a patient with kissing iliac stents

        Ertan Vuruskan
    3. -

      Body flossing technique the extremely helpful option

        Mamoud Salah
    4. -

      How to use a wire to capture a missed wire?

        Mostafa Alsherif
    5. -

      Zero-contract atherectomy of femoropopliteal lesions

        Theodosios Bisdas
    6. -

      Novel approach to popliteal occlusive disease

        George Chrysant
    7. -

      The combined use of an excimer laser and rotational atherectomy to overcome a severely calcified lesion bouncing any other devices back

        Keisuke Nakabayashi
    8. -

      Peripheral arteries hybrid surgery in high-risk patients

        N. Zherdev
    9. -

      Midterm outcomes of percutaneous bypass for very long femoropopliteal occlusion

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    10. -

      Endovascular treatment for critical lower limb ischemia caused by giant cell arteritis

        Rohan McLachlan
    11. -

      Case report of persistant sciatic artery

        Mohamed Ismail
    12. -

      Transcatheter arterial embolization for intercostal pseudoaneurysm, which was causing haemothorax after lobectomy

        Teresa Gonzalez de la Huebra Labrador
    13. -

      Retrieval of retained scoring balloon after angioplasty with endoscopic forceps: a case report of an elderly lady with below the knee angioplasty for critical limb ischaemia

        Hung Ka Ki Isabelle
    14. -

      Hand salvage through catheter directed thrombolysis with Inj.rt-PA (Reteplase & Heparin) and drug coated balloon angioplasty for atheromatous plaques

        Mangesh Tarte
    15. -

      CLI and multilevel disease

        Ana Mollon
    16. -

      Efficacy and safety of EVT by diluted contrast angioplasty for CKD patients

        Naoki Hayakawa
    17. -

      EKOS utilisation in a case of acute craft occlusion causing acute limb ischemia

        Mohammad Ansari
    18. -

      Intentional wire manipulation with IVUS guidance is only reliable method for antegrade approach in CTO

        Takuma Tsuda
    19. -

      Angiosome directed revascularization using drug eluting balloons and stents is safe and offers the best limb salvage rates

        Karan Garg
    20. -

      How to create a critical limb ischemia team to reduce amputation in underserved areas

        Zola N'Dandu
    21. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Endo-vascular transcendence in end stage renal disease

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Robert Jones, Bart Dolmatch, Panagiotis Kitrou, Roberto Ferraresi, Tobias Steinke, Robert Shahverdyan
    1. -

      Endovascular therapy first in ESRD

        Bart Dolmatch
    2. -

      CLI in ERSD. Upper & lower limb ischemia

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. -

      WavelinQ endo-vascular access creation

        Robert Jones
    4. -

      Different approaches in WavelinQ endo-vascular access

        Robert Shahverdyan
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Robert Shahverdyan
    6. -

      Treating the dysfunctional AV. From algorithm to Tips & Tricks

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    7. -

      Proof is in the evidence

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Active control and conformability: a new portfolio paradigm to advance care

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Dittmar Böckler, Marc van Sambeek, Nilo Mosquera
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Benefit of the GORE® ACTIVE CONTROL System for achieving optimal outcomes in complex TEVAR procedures

        Dittmar Böckler
    3. -

      Controlled conformability to make it possible: European clinical experience with the GORE® EXCLUDER® Conformable AAA Endoprosthesis

        Marc van Sambeek
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation from Eindhoven

        Marc van Sambeek
    5. -

      Expand the indication for iliac branching: key clinical and technical learning in the bilateral treatment

        Nilo Mosquera
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Special course for nurses, technicians, and fellows: Current concepts and new approaches in endovascular interventions – Step-by-step review of techniques and data by leading interventional experts

    Moderator:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Tilo Kölbel
    1. FOCUS ON CAROTID STENTING AND EMBOLIZATION THERAPIES

    2. -

      Carotid artery stenosis – diagnostic approach and indication for treatment

        Tim Wittig
    3. -

      Carotid artery stenting – latest technologies

        Ralf Langhoff
    4. -

      Principles of coil embolization for bleeding, endoleaks, and beyond

        Tim Ole Petersen
    5. -

      Interventional tumor therapy: what is available and how does it work?

        Michael Moche
    6. -

      New applications for embolization therapies

        Maciej Pech
    7. FOCUS ON ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC REPAIR

    8. -

      Endovascular aortic repair of infrarenal aortic and iliac aneurysms – from imaging to implantation

        Daniela Branzan
    9. -

      The role of 2D and 3D fusion imaging for reconstruction of complex aortic pathologies

        Giovanni Federico Torsello
    10. -

      Branched and fenestrated grafts – When and how to use?

        Eric Verhoeven
    11. -

      Endovascular treatment of aortic dissections

        Martin Malina
    12. -

      Glimpse into the future: Endovascular treatment of the aortic arch and the ascending aorta

        Tilo Kölbel
    13. -

      The percutaneous approach: What do we need to know about different access sites?

        Daniela Branzan
    14. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: EVAR (part II)

    Juror:
    Thomas Larzon, Roberto Chiesa
    1. -

      A successful EVT to abdominal aortic stenosis with severe calcification

        Shigeyasu Tsuda
    2. -

      Bilateral common and internal iliac artery aneurysms treated with Amplatzer vascular plug

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    3. -

      Tips and tricks in ChEVAR, steps for successful outcome

        Samer Koussayer
    4. -

      Case report of testicular ischemia post EVAR

        Mohamed Ismail
    5. -

      Saving inferior mesenteric artery with parallel stent grafts

        Vladimir Cvetic
    6. -

      A ruptured case of post EVAR endoleak Type 5 or 2? Sometimes it is very hard to tell

        Gonca Eldem
    7. -

      Multiple Type III B endoleaks in a fourth generation graft

        Cindy Wang
    8. -

      Treatment of common iliac aneurism with afx endologix fenestrate prosthesis for internal ilíaca arteria and stent solaris: case report

        Altino Moraes
    9. -

      TEVAR in young patient with precoarctation and acute aortic dissection: 1-year follow-up

        D. Chernova
    10. -

      The versatility of AFX endograft in treatment of aorto-iliac occlusive disease secondary to Type B dissection

        Cindy Wang
    11. -

      Successful endovascular repair of a severe perivisceral penetrating aortic ulcer

        Michael Erb
    12. -

      EVAR explantatation for endotension and impending rupture 4 years post EVAR with Aorfix

        Ahmed Bakr
    13. -

      Treatment of endoleak Type I A with use of endoanchors in endoprothesis incraft cordis: case report

        Altino Moraes
    14. -

      PETTICOAT in Marfan patient and permanent anticoagulation – immediate results and controversy

        N. Zherdev
    15. -

      Early rupture post FEVAR secondary to a Type II endoleak

        Cindy Wang
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Vessel preparation: What is it and how to achieve best results?

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis, Steven Kum
    Discussant:
    Aloke Finn, Konstantinos Donas, John Phillips
    1. Vessel preparation with plain balloons – the role of sizing and dilatation time

        Francesco Liistro
    2. Scoring balloons and high pressure dilatation with non-compliant balloons – How I do it

        Steven Kum
    3. Vascular calcification in peripheral arteries: Implications for device design and procedural success

        Aloke Finn
    4. The use of orbital atherectomy and Intravascular Lithotripsy in fem-pop disease – What is the concept and how to best select the cases?

        John Phillips
    5. Directional atherectomy – what is the best technique and how to avoid complications?

        Konstantinos Donas
    6. The importance of vessel preparation prior to stenting

        Brian DeRubertis
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Focus session: Pioneering techniques and new concepts for prevention of stroke and paraplegia during EVAR in the thoracic and thoracoabdominal aorta

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau
    Panel:
    Christian Etz, Daniela Branzan, Michael Jacobs, Eric Verhoeven, Michael Borger
    1. Staged repair and neuromonitoring during thoracoabdominal aortic repair – is it helpful?

        Michael Jacobs
    2. Principle of spinal cord protection in open and endovascular TAA/A repair: from bench to bedsite

        Christian Etz
    3. Technical aspects and first clinical results of MISACE

        Daniela Branzan
    4. Stroke in TEVAR: cerebral protection techniques. When and how

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-general

    Moderator:
    George Adams
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
    1. -

      Homemade device to facilitate wire threading of low profile catheters

        Marta Lobato
    2. -

      Practical experience with the Renal Guard system

        Matthias Mende
    3. -

      XO score: a novel scoring sheath for treatment of complex lesions and BTK CTOs

        George Adams
    4. -

      Real-time display of regions of interest with future event risk in angioscopic images using deep machine learning on mobile AI devices in patients with PAD

        Naoto Miyagi
    5. -

      Impact of calcification modeling and planning circles with fusion imaging for the chronical total occlusion of iliac and femoro-popliteal arteries

        Nicolas Louis
    6. -

      A 3D gluteal artery model poured in silicone to facilitate gluteal artery puncture and training

        Pawel Rynio
    7. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Wei Guo
    Panel:
    Nilo Mosquera
    1. -

      Extend Petticoat strategy in difussed (DeBakey III) aortic dissection Type B. New strategy to stop aneurysmatic degeneration

        Arkadiusz Kazimierczak
    2. -

      Bikini stents for anatomically challenging cases of sacular aneurysms

        Mohamed Shehata
    3. -

      A new fully automated imaging software to characterize abdominal aortic aneurysms properties

        Fabien Lareyre
    4. -

      A template to create physician modified stent-graft: 3D printed aortic replica

        Pawel Rynio
    5. -

      Matching analysis between classic and arch first technique in frozen elephant trunk for aortic arch repair

        Alessandro Grandi
    6. -

      The AORTIST cloud platform: a deep learning based clinical decision support system for thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR)

        Wei Guo
    7. -

      Real time evaluation of flow patterns of AAA depending on intra-aneurysmal thrombosis using AneurysmFlow

        Jang Yong Kim
    8. -

      In situ laser-assisted fenestration of aortic stentgraft (ISLAS) using CTA image fusion guidance for endovascular repair of complex aortic aneurysm: safety, feasibility, and effectiveness

        Pascal Desgranges
    9. -

      Augmented reality to facilitate endovascular aortic repair

        Pawel Rynio
    10. -

      The use of CO2-angiography and vessel navigator technology decreases iodinated contrast medium amount during FEVAR

        Andrea Vacirca
    11. -

      Preliminary results of expanding indications for treatment with standard EVAR in patients with challenging anatomies, a multi-centric prospective evaluation (EXTREME) study

        Pasqualino Sirignano
    12. -

      3D aortic model to facilitate urgent endovascular treatment of para-visceral aortic pathologies using physician-modified stent-grafts

        Daniela Branzan
    13. -

      The FDA limitation: Innovative solutions for treating complex aortic pathology in the United States

        Jordan Stern
    14. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: EVAR

    Juror:
    Santi Trimarchi, Fabio Verzini
    1. -

      Renal function in endovascular aneurysm sealing repair: a retrospective analysis

        Fahad Iqbal
    2. -

      Early results of endovascular treatment of post aortic dissection aneurysm using physician-modified fenestrated stent-grafts

        Min Zhou
    3. -

      Adjuncts to suture-based vascular closure devices increase successful femoral closure rate in percutaneous Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (pEVAR)

        Selva Theivacumar
    4. -

      Feasibility and early results of a new generation candy plug ii for endovascular false lumen occlusion with TEVAR in chronic aortic dissection

        Ahmed Eleshra
    5. -

      Results of standard endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) for ruptured very short neck abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs)

        Arkom Suesawatee
    6. -

      Endovascular aortic repair for infra-renal abdominal aortic aneurysms: Outcomes of the Bi- vs. Trimodular Endurant® stent-graft

        Susanne Anton
    7. -

      Geometric & hemodynamic analysis of fenestrated and multibranched aortic endografts

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
    8. -

      Retrospective analysis of the effect of fibrinogen level on outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

        Miriam O'Sullivan
    9. -

      Outcomes of percutaneous endovascular repair of thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aneurysms with larger introducers and in patients with previous open or percutaneous accesses

        Andrea Melloni
    10. -

      Selective vs. routine preoperative coronary computerized tomography angiography for patients undergoing thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm open repair

        Vincenzo Ardita
    11. -

      Renal function after open repair of proximal abdominal aneurysms analyzed according to different vessels revascularisation technique

        Alessandro Grandi
    12. -

      Different approach to the treatment of complex aortic arch aneurysms – TEVAR with or without open great vessel debranching

        Piotr Szopiński
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Endovascular therapy of the common femoral artery and the popliteal segment

    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Yann Gouëffic
    Panel:
    Sebastian Debus, Frank Criado, Erwin Blessing, Matthew Menard, Wei Liang
    1. -

      Long term (10 years) outcomes using VIABAHN for the treatment of PAA

        Ignace Tielliu
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    3. LINC STATUS UPDATE: MANAGEMENT OF COMMON FEMORAL DISEASE

    4. -

      Lesions of the CFA: Increasing evidence for endovascular rather than open repair!

        Martin Malina
    5. -

      I disagree: Surgical reconstruction is still the gold standard for CFA reconstruction

        Matthew Menard
    6. -

      Panel discussion and audience vote

    7. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    8. -

      Intravascular Lithotripsy as a treatment option for calcified stenosis of the common femoral artery: initial experiences

        Erwin Blessing
    9. -

      Directional atherectomy and anti-restenotic therapy for CFA disease

        Thomas Zeller, Via satellite from Bad Krozingen
    10. -

      2-year outcomes of directional atherectomy and anti-restenotic therapy in CFA disease

        Angelo Cioppa
    11. -

      A valuable alternative for CFA endarterectomy? The use of the Supera vascular mimetic implant for the treatment of atherosclerotic disease in the CFA: 12-month results of the VMI-CFA study

        Koen Deloose
    12. -

      Bifurcation stenting of the common femoral artery – long term follow up of Supera cases using the Culotte technique

        Erwin Blessing
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Re-do procedures after EVAR and management of endoleaks

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello, Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Thomas Larzon, Michel Reijnen, Reza Ghotbi, Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Mechanical characterisation of abdominal aortic aneurysm, using 4D ultrasound

        Marc van Sambeek
    2. -

      Interaction of the endograft and the infrarenal neck after EVAR with the Anaconda stent-graft

        Maaike Koenrades
    3. -

      Proximal extension of disease after FEVAR: frequency and treatment options

        Eric Verhoeven
    4. -

      Nellix-in-Nellix proximal extensions for late failures

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      Technical considerations to optimize clinical success with EndoAnchor implants

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    7. -

      Debunking the publication “predictors of abdominal aortic aneurysm sac enlargment after EVAR”; long-term results from the ENGAGE registry

        Dittmar Böckler
    8. -

      Flow-dynamic study for late Type I B endoleaks in thoracic stent-grafts

        Frans Moll
    9. -

      What is the clinical significance of Type II endoleaks? 5-year analysis from the ENGAGE registry

        Michel Reijnen
    10. -

      Alternative approach to Type II endoleaks: Transfemoral, para-graft approach

        Peter Schneider
    11. -

      First clinical results of aneurysm sac filling with polymers

        Michael Jacobs
    12. -

      Trouble shooting in iliac side branch failure treatment

        Sven Seifert
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Pioneering techniques for critical limb ischemia and “no-option” patients

    live with:
    Andrej Schmidt, Marco Manzi, Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino
    Panel:
    Antonio Micari, Francesco Liistro, Konstantinos Katsanos
    1. Angiosomal-guided revascularisation in critical limb ischemia

        Jun Li
    2. Direct revascularisation (DR) to improve wound healing and prevent major amputations in CLI patients with below-the-knee PAD. Case presentations and literature review

        Ammar Safar
    3. Percutaneous needle disruption of heavily calcified tibial artery during infrapopliteal angioplasty; personal experience with the PIERCE technique previously described by Sato et al.

        Jinoo Kim
    4. Central wiring technique is useful for SFA occluded lesions with self ultrasonography guided method

        Hideyuki Takimura
    5. Assisted tibial artery re-entry during SAFARI revascularisation

        Kumar Madassery
    6. An endovascular treatment option for end stage desert foot in the setting of rapidly progressing critical limb ischemia by way of deep venous arterialization

        Zola N'Dandu
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Special course for nurses, technicians, and fellows: Current concepts and new approaches in endovascular interventions – Step-by-step review of techniques and data by leading interventional experts

    Moderator:
    Sabine Steiner, Martin Werner
    1. FOCUS ON PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL INTERVENTIONS

    2. -

      New approaches to measure perfusion after recanalisation in CLI procedures

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    3. -

      A review of atherectomy devices: What works best in which lesion

        Chris Metzger
    4. -

      Radiaton protection – what is new

        Alexander Gangl
    5. -

      Latest data in the field of drug-eluting therapies: What is the current status?

        Sabine Steiner
    6. -

      The retrograde approach – when and how to do it

        Martin Werner
    7. -

      What is Intravascular Lithotripsy and when to use it

        Marianne Brodmann
    8. -

      New hope for end-stage CLI patients: The concept of deep venous arterialization

        Steven Kum
    9. FOCUS ON VENOUS INTERVENTIONS AND AV-ACCESS

    10. -

      Iliac vein recanalisations: Indication, techniques, and outcome

        Oliver Schlager
    11. -

      Endoluminal treatment of varicose veins

        Anina Lukhaup
    12. -

      Percutaneous creation of AV-fistula – initial experience

        Theodosios Bisdas
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-SFA/BTK

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Miguel Montero-Baker
    1. -

      Totally percutaneous fem-pop bypass: the best of the two worlds

        Pierre Sarradon
    2. -

      Next generation of DCB: Efficacy and tolerance of drug-coated hyper-compliant balloons (DCHCB) in peripheral arteries of swine

        Maciej Kusmierczuk
    3. -

      Vascular responses and drug transfer upon treatment with the Reflow Temporary Spur Stent System

        Nadia Brunacci
    4. -

      Animal safety study for the SoundBite™ Active Wire

        Martin Brouillette
    5. -

      The results of a 40 patient cohort at a single center with the DABRA atherectomy system

        Ashok Kondur
    6. -

      Characterization of subcutaneous oxygen microsensors in healthy volunteers: in vivo evidence of a tool for future management of CLI patients

        Peter Schneider
    7. -

      Intra-sensor analysis of subcutaneous oxygen microsensors reveal heterogenous reperfusion response during revascularisation procedures for CLI patients

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    8. -

      Virtual partial foot amputation based on finite element analysis

        Vinicius Lain
    9. -

      Totally percutaneous deep foot veins arterialization. Single centre experience

        Bruno Migliara
    10. -

      Discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research and challenging cases: Carotid, embolization, visceral

    Juror:
    Ralf Langhoff, Stanislaw Bartus
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of a superior mesenteric artery dissecting aneurism

        Alessandro Grandi
    2. -

      Carotid artery stenting for near occlusion with full collapse: 30-day and long-term outcome

        Katsutoshi Takayama
    3. -

      Early and midterm comparative results of CAS with two dual layer stents – The CGuard™ and the Roadsaver stents

        Stefano Molinaro
    4. -

      Long-term result of endovascular treatment for in-stent restenosis after carotid artery stenting

        Katsutoshi Takayama
    5. -

      Complete occlusion of a bullet injury induced subclavian artery to brachiocephalic vein fistula by a self-expanding stent graft

        Syed Maqbool
    6. -

      A rare case of vagus nerve tumour as a neck swelling

        Mohamed Selim
    7. -

      CTO of left subclavian artery – longitudal stent deformation after postdilatation

        Vladimir Kovacevic
    8. -

      Simultaneous bilateral carotid artery stenting

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    9. -

      Embolotherapy of peripheral vascular malformation using ethylene vinyl alcohol (ONYX): Clinical efficacy and patient satisfaction outcomes

        Prasanna Tirukonda
    10. -

      Embolosclerotherpy or surgical treatment of extracranial congenital vascular malformation: The puzzle of sequence

        Mosaad Soliman
    11. -

      Embolization of pseudoaneurysm through not covered stent

        Elena Herrero Martínez
    12. -

      Sclerotherapy of lymphangioma in children: report of 3 cases

        Sohiel Nagib
    13. -

      Effective percutaneous treatment of acutely symptomatic mediastinal cyst by aspiration and ethanol sclerotherapy

    14. -

      Endovascular treatment for spontaneous retroperitoneal hematoma: case reports and literature review

        Bianca Marinelli Teixeira
    15. -

      Unusual complication of inferior mesenteric artery embolization for Type 2 endoleak

        Arnaud Kerzmann
    16. -

      Endovascular intervention for stenosis superior mesenteric artery

        Mohammad Reza Juniery Pasciolly
    17. -

      A case report of gastroduodenal artery aneurysm

        Mohamed Ismail
    18. -

      Coil migration during left gastric artery saccular aneurysm embolization, diagnostic and successful complication treatment

        Raimundo Santos
    19. -

      Endovascular treatment of visceral aneurysms with hydrogel coils in 2 cases

        Simone Franco
    20. -

      Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta as an adjunct for hemorrhagic shock due to splenic injury

        Supatcha Prasertcharoensuk
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Disruptive treatment approaches and pioneering techniques for patients with vascular disease

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Sebastian Debus
    Panel:
    Rupert Bauersachs, Marianne Brodmann, George Adams, Ramon Varcoe, Ehrin Armstrong
    1. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS IN DRUG THERAPY

    2. -

      Understanding the latest evidence with Rivaroxaban vascular dose in PAD treatment

        Sebastian Debus
    3. -

      How can the COMPASS PAD data be applied to daily clinical practice?

        Rupert Bauersachs
    4. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS FOR VESSEL PREPARATION

    5. -

      What lessons have we learned from DEFINITIVE AR

        Aljoscha Rastan
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    7. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS IN IMPLANT TECHNOLOGY

    8. -

      Future of stenting in the current DCB world

        Koen Deloose
    9. -

      Interim 2-year results from the MIMICS-2 study

        Thomas Zeller, Via satellite from Bad Krozingen
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    11. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    12. -

      Characterizing the relationship between oxygen measured by subcutaneous micorsensors during revascularisation procedures and wound healing in CLI patients

        Marianne Brodmann
    13. -

      Update on MIMICS-3D: Emerging real world registry data

        Michael Lichtenberg
    14. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS FOR COMPLEX FEMORAL LESIONS - THE PERCUTANEOUS BYPASS TECHNIQUE

    15. -

      Taking the scenic route: A complex case from the DETOUR II trial

        Ehrin Armstrong
    16. -

      First time data release: Extreme SFA lesions: DETOUR I 12-month results in lesions >30cm

        Sean Lyden
    17. -

      Durability of the DETOUR procedure for percutaneous fem-pop bypass: 3-year follow-up from my first case

        Grzegorz Halena
    18. FOCUS ON STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE ASSESSMENT OF REVASCULARISATION RESULTS

    19. -

      Perfusion angiography: towards new standards for optimized treatment outcomes

        Daniel van den Heuvel
    20. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

        Policlinico Abano Terme - Live case center
    21. FOCUS ON VENOUS DISEASE

    22. -

      Endovenous Valve Formation (EVF) – an initial report on the human clinical trial of the first non-implantable, endovenous approach to deep vein reflux

        Ramon Varcoe
    23. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: The freedom to do more in TEVAR: New evidence and solutions to improve patient outcomes

    Moderator:
    Dittmar Böckler
    Panel:
    Santi Trimarchi, Paul Hayes, Fabio Verzini, Luigi Lovato
    1. -

      When and how to perform TEVAR: evidence based insights

        Santi Trimarchi
    2. -

      Addressing unmet clinical needs with the new generation Valiant Navion™ device

        Paul Hayes
    3. -

      30-day results on the Valiant Navion™ device

        Fabio Verzini
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation: Valiant Navion™ device enhancements: A case-based approach to Navion's clinical value

        Luigi Lovato
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Strategies on the frontline – Illustrative cases with step-by-step approach – Venous disease, unsolved problems, and opportunities

    Moderator:
    John Laird
    Discussant:
    Chris Metzger, Sean Lyden, Gerard O'Sullivan
    1. State-of-the-art in deep venous stenting

        Chris Metzger
    2. Vena cava filters – how to optimize treatment strategy

        Sean Lyden
    3. Trends in managing massive and submassive pulmonary embolus: How to intervene

        Chris Metzger
    4. Managing acute DVT: which tool to use and why and how to combine them

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    5. This is a topic-based session with illustrative cases. The speaker will present a recent case and go through a step-by-step approach with technical tips and advice on best management.

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Latest techniques for endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysms and consideration for prevention of complications

    Moderator:
    Michael Jacobs, Michael Borger
    Panel:
    Eric Verhoeven, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      State of the art of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm open repair

        Michael Borger
    2. -

      Reduced morbidity and mortality after staged open repair for thoraco-abdominal aneurysms

        Michael Jacobs
    3. -

      Centralization vs. proctoring: Results in about 1.000 fenestrated and branched cases

        Eric Verhoeven
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    5. FOCUS ON SIDE BRANCH TECHNOLOGY

    6. -

      Performance of different bridging stentgrafts in a fenestrated model after flairing. An in vitro study

        Martin Austermann, Via satellite from Münster
    7. -

      Failure modes of visceral branches in EVAR: Implications for branch design

        Martin Malina
    8. -

      Why is it so important to use the right stent in FEVAR?

        Anna Prent
    9. -

      18-month of follow-up on the BeGraft PLUS in BEVAR cases

        Eric Verhoeven
    10. -

      Early experience of VBX in branched procedures

        Giovanni Torsello
    11. -

      Recorded case presentation: Complex FEVAR using Fenestrated Anaconda and RelayPlus

        Fadi Taher
    12. -

      Update on the sandwich technique for treating complex TAAAs: Technical tips, precautions, and results

        Giovanni Torsello
    13. -

      Tips and tricks for the percutaneous axillary artery access during complex endovascular aortic procedures

        Daniela Branzan
    14. -

      Early PS-IDE experience with the off-the-shelf Valiant™ thoracoabdominal device

        Thomas Maldonado
    15. -

      Inner branches: a third option to address “non-suitable” visceral target vessels in FEVAR/BEVAR. Indication, technique, and limitations

        Athanasios Katsargyris
    16. -

      Should upper extremity access be avoided in BEVAR: when to use deflectable sheaths

        Tilo Kölbel
    17. -

      Post-implantation inflammatory response after EVAR

        Erik Debing
    18. -

      Discussion and conclusion