LINC 2018 preliminary programme


LINC 2018, the Leipzig Interventional Course,  will feature state-of-the-art lectures and numerous live cases performed from leading interventional centers.

LINC 2018 will take place from Tuesday, January 30 through Friday, February 2, 2018.

Conference day 1

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Present and future clinical use for vascular mimetic stents

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Enrique San Norberto-García, Jörg Teßarek, Peter Goverde
    1. -

      2-year data Supera popliteal real world

        Enrique San Norberto-García
    2. -

      Supera in popliteal aneursym

        Jörg Teßarek
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Preliminary 6-month results of VMI CFA trial

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      NEW DAWN: 1-year results of the combination DCBs and Supera stent for the treatment of long femoropoliteal lesions

        Peter Goverde
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Acute deep vein thrombosis

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Jörn Dopheide, Christian Erbel
    1. -

      Pharmacomechanical thrombolysis

        Jörn Dopheide
    2. -

      Catheter-directed thrombolysis

        Christian Erbel
    3. -

      Catheter treatment of DVT: What do the guidelines say?

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    4. -

      The ATTRACT study: View from the U.S. expert

        Erin Murphy
    5. -

      The ATTRACT study: View of a European expert

        Stephen Black
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Management of carotid artery disease: Remaining controversies and challenges ahead

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek, William Gray
    Panel:
    Carlo Setacci, Stanislaw Bartus, Steve Ramee
    1. -

      Randomised data in carotid artery stenting: current evidence and future perspectives

        Marco Roffi
    2. -

      Despite Level 1 and other evidence the future outlook for carotid stenting is bright

        Frank Veith
    3. -

      The future of carotid stenting – Proximal protection and mesh-covered stents are the answer

        Stanislaw Bartus
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

        Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital Berlin - Live case center
    5. -

      1-year results of a new mesh-covered carotid stent: SCAFFOLD trial

        William Gray
    6. -

      The CLEAR-ROAD study: a physician-initiated study investigating the RoadSaver stent in carotid lesions (final 12-month results)

        Marc Bosiers
    7. -

      PrOspective multiCentrE study of cArotid artery steNting Using MER Stent – the OCEANUS study

        Piotr Pieniazek
    8. -

      Comparative analysis of new mesh-covered stent designs using MRI parameters

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    9. -

      Plaque protrusion during carotic artery stenting: risk factors determined by MR plaque imaging

        Katsutoshi Takayama
    10. -

      ROADSTER 2 trial: Transcervical access with reversed flow circuit for proximal protection during CAS. What have we learned so far?

        Peter Schneider
    11. -

      Transcervical carotid stenting (TECAR) with flow reversal vs. CEA in highly symptomatic patients

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    12. THE GREAT DEBATE: HOW SHOULD WE HANDLE ASYMPTOMATIC CAROTID STENOSES?

    13. -

      Carotid repair is best for asymptomatic severe carotid stenosis because medical management alone does not work

        Peter Schneider
    14. -

      When better NOT to treat asymptomatic carotid stenosis

        Martin Storck
    15. -

      ACST-2, over 2500 patients randomised; what do we know?

        Alison Halliday
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Latest results with new technologies for femoropopliteal obstructions: drug-eluting devices, atherectomy and new implants

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Marianne Brodmann, Thomas Zeller, Steven Kum, Wei Guo
    1. -

      EFFPAC–RCT: Final 6-months results with the Luminor DCB in femoropopliteal lesions

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      ILLUMENATE EU RCT: 2-year results with the Stellarex DCB in femoropopliteal lesions

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: CONSEQUENT RCT: 2-year results with the SeQuent Please OTW DCB

        Thomas Albrecht
    4. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: IN.PACT Japan RCT of DCB vs. PTA: 2-year results

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: ILLUMENATE GLOBAL: 2-year results of the Stellarex DCB in femoropoliteal lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

      DANCE trial (ATX and PTA groups) – 2-year results

        George Adams
    7. -

      Long term durability of DCB treatment in the SFA: 4-year results of the IN.PACT SFA study

        John Laird
    8. -

      Outcomes of DCB use in real-world patients: 2-year results from the IN.PACT global registry

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: LUTONIX long lesion study: 2-year outcomes

        Martin Banyai
    10. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: COMPARE-Pilot RCT: 1-year results of a randomised comparison of RANGER DCB vs. IN.PACT DCB in complex SFA lesions

        Dierk Scheinert
    11. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Outcomes of DCB use in femoropopliteal lesions of patients with CLI (RCC4/5): Subgroup analysis of IN.PACT global study

        Michel Reijnen
    12. PROMISE AND LIMITATIONS OF DCB – WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED?

    13. -

      DCB from a preclinical perspective: The relevance of paclitaxel dose and coating integrity

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    14. -

      DCB from a clinical perspective: What is proven and where are the open questions and limitations?

        Marc Bosiers
    15. -

      Panel discussion

    16. -

      Update on the TOBA studies in the femoropopliteal arteries

        Christian Wissgott
    17. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: LOCOMOTIVE All Comers Study with the VascuFlex Multi-LOC spot stenting device: 12-month results

        Klaus Amendt
    18. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: 1-year results from the MIMICS-2 Study; US, German, and Japanese experience with the BioMimics 3D stent

        Thomas Zeller
    19. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Management of complex aortoliliac disease: Avoiding complications and optimizing outcomes

    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Jörn Balzer, Peter Goverde, Chris Metzger
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of occlusive aortic disease with abdominal stent grafts

        Ehrin Armstrong
    2. -

      Contemporary stenting of the abdominal aorta for steno-occlusive disease: new technical developments

        Jos van den Berg
    3. -

      Mid-term outcome of CERAB for aorto-iliac occlusive disease

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    5. -

      Experience after 500 endoluminal stent graft. Devices specific outcome and lessons learned.

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    6. -

      LIFESTREAM™ – First look at the BOLSTER two year follow up data

        John Laird
    7. -

      Improving the treatment of complex iliac occlusive disease: 24-month results from the VBX FLEX trial show sustained clinical benefits in complex patient subsets

        Chris Metzger
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    9. -

      Prevention and management of vascular complications related to transcatheter aortic valve implantation

        Marco Roffi
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Kazushi Urasawa
    Panel:
    Hiroshi Ando, Tatsuya Nakama, Osamu Iida
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Video live and lecture: How to cross below-the-knee CTO

        Hiroshi Ando
    3. -

      Video live and lecture: How to cross below-the-ankle CTO

        Tatsuya Nakama
    4. -

      Video live and lecture: How to cross SFA CTO/Japanese evidences

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

      Video live and lecture: How to cross SFA CTO/Japanese techniques

        Kazushi Urasawa
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Patient first: “Leave the right thing behind”. Debating evidence to provide the answers

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    Thomas Zeller, Fabrizio Fanelli, Aloke Finn, Marc Bosiers
    1. -

      Introduction

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    2. -

      XPEDITE study

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      DCB + BMS is not a DES

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Understanding restenosis in the SFA

        Aloke Finn
    6. -

      First results of the ZILVERPASS study

        Marc Bosiers
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    8. -

      The importance of scientific evidence

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    9. -

      Summing up on symposium discussion and debate

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Venous stenting

    Moderator:
    Houman Jalaie, Robert Lookstein
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Christian Erbel
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
    3. -

      Clinical results of venous stents

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Clinical results of a dedicated May Thurner stent

        Christian Erbel
    5. -

      Anticoagulation after stenting for acute deep vein thrombosis

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    The challenge ahead: How to improve acute stroke management

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Karl-Titus Hoffmann
    Panel:
    Marco Roffi, Bernhard Reimers
    1. -

      Periprocedural neurologic complications during CAS: How to manage?

        Bernhard Reimers
    2. -

      Acute stroke management – What is state of the art?

        Karl-Titus Hoffmann
    3. -

      Acute stroke treatment: How I do it

        Klaus Mathias
    4. -

      A single centre experience in stroke treatment with EmboTrap II: Technology based on Clot research

        Massimo Sponza
    5. -

      Case reviews

        Massimo Sponza
    6. -

      Reality of stroke management in Germany and how to proceed?

        Stephan Duda
    7. -

      From interventional cardiology to cardio-neurology. A new sub-speciality in the future?

        Andrej Erglis
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    9. -

      Early results of the PERFORMANCE I study assessing the safety and feasibility of a ​3-in-1 carotid stenting sytem with integrated embolic protection

        Ravish Sachar
    10. -

      Experience with bilateral carotid filter protection during percutaneous aortic valve replacement

        Axel Linke
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Vascular protection in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD): Improving outcomes with dual pathway inhibition – The COMPASS study

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Sebastian Debus, Uwe Zeymer, Rupert Bauersachs
    1. -

      Opening remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Vascular protection in patients with CAD and PAD: New options

        Sebastian Debus
    3. -

      From registries to clinical trials: impact on guidelines for PAD

        Uwe Zeymer
    4. -

      PAD: From post-intervention to the chronic state

        Rupert Bauersachs
    5. -

      Question and Answer

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    My selection of guidewire and support catheter for complex BTK procedures

    Moderator:
    Kazushi Urasawa
    1. Guide wire selection

        Jos van den Berg
    2. Guide wire selection

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. Support catheter selection

        Yusuke Miyashita
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD/BTK/CLI

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Miguel Montero-Baker, Steven Kum
    1. -

      36-month results from the absorb BTK study

        Ramon Varcoe
    2. -

      6-month results of real-life use of the latest generation of balloon expandable DES in below-the-knee treatment

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Below-the-knee balloon angioplasty with and without non-selective stem cells infusion in treatment of critical limb ischemia

        Shahram Izadpanahahmadsaraee
    4. -

      Statin therapy and amputation-free survival in CLI patients: insights from the CRITISCH registry

        Theodosios Bisdas
    5. -

      Peroneal artery angioplasty as a single runoff vessel for foot revascularisation in patients with critical limb ischemia

        Abdelrahman Mohammed
    6. -

      Real-world experience with a paclitaxel-coated balloon for the treatment of atherosclerotic infrainguinal arteries. 12-month results of the BIOLUX P-III all comers registry in critical limb ischemia patients

        Thomas Zeller
    7. -

      1-year outcomes of peripheral vascular intervention in critical limb ischemia patients: Sub-analysis of the LIBERTY 360 study

        Jihad Mustapha
    8. -

      Update on the BEST-CLI trial

        Matthew Menard
    9. -

      The relation of 2D perfusion angiography after below-the-knee intervention and wound healing in patients with critical limb ischemia – single center prospective study

        Shinya Sasaki
    10. -

      Interim results from the OMNIA study – utilisation of micro oxygen sensors during CLI therapy

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR part I

    Moderator:
    Weiguo Fu
    Panel:
    Ralph-Ingo Rückert, Ramon Varcoe
    1. -

      Cardiac- and respiratory-induced motion of renal arteries and stents in snorkel endovascular aneurysm sealing

        Christopher Cheng
    2. -

      30-day mortality and re-interventions after open and endovascular repair of intact and ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms in Korea: Based on HIRA data

        Sanghyun Ahn
    3. -

      Outcomes after one-stage vs. two-stage open repair of Type II thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

        Drosos Kotelis
    4. -

      The impact of endovascular aneurysm repair on short and long term renal function

        Athanasios Saratzis
    5. -

      Total endovascular techniques utilisation in aortic dissection involving arch

        Chang Shu
    6. -

      A single center experience using automated intracranial pressure-controlled cerebrospinal fluid external drainage

        María Pilar Lamarca Mendoza
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of giant abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Filippo Calì
    8. -

      Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning in the incidence of contrast induced nephropathy in patients undergoing EVAR (RIP-EVAR STUDY)

        Diana Gutierrez
    9. -

      12-year experience with the treatment of aortoiliac and isolated iliac aneurysms by the iliac branch devices: Results of the pELVIS registry

        Gergana T. Taneva
    10. -

      The Image-Fusion using 2D-3D registration method helps to reduce the used contrast medium, fluoroscopic and procedural time in TEVAR procedures

        Wael Ahmad
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Unmet needs in EVAR: do they exist?

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Giovanni Pratesi
    1. -

      Unmet needs in EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    2. -

      Percutaneous technique for EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      Latest clinical results from INCRAFT™ AAA Stent Graft – 5 years of data

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: DCB or stent? The latest data to influence your decision

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
    1. -

      Luminor DCB makes it different and favourable in CLI (LUMINOR registry, 12-month data)

        Vicente Riambau
    2. -

      Is there still any space left for DES? (ANGIOLITE BTK trial, 6-month data)

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Discussion: BTK

    4. -

      Is Luminor DCB the best choice for femoropopliteal lesions? (EFFPAC–RCT, 6-month data)

        Ulf Teichgräber
    5. -

      Or is the iVolution stent a better alternative? (EVOLUTION study, 12-month data)

        Marc Bosiers
    6. -

      Femoropopliteal arteries discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Moderated poster round: Challenging cases: AV, iliac, venous

    Juror:
    Christian Erbel, Marcus Treitl
    1. -

      Acute thrombosis complicating aneurysmal fistula salvage

        Stephen D'Souza
    2. -

      Endovascular management for salvage of arteriovenous fistula

        Mohamed Ismail
    3. -

      Bilateral endovascular interventions after crossover bypass grafting

        Alexander Hansen
    4. -

      Persistent sciatic artery aneurysm, case report and follow-up for 15 years

        Magdy Haggag
    5. -

      Successful of hybrid revascularisation for TASC D AIOD after failing femoro-femoral crossover bypass

        Jaroen Cheewinmethasiri
    6. -

      Percutaneous revascularization could be a feasible option for complex aorto-iliac occlusive disease (case presentation)

        Ahmed Allam
    7. -

      Complex ilio-femoral revascularization with a Gore® Hybrid Vascular Graft

        Amer Zanabili
    8. -

      Endovascular treatment of calcified, stenotic iliac arteries

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    9. -

      Innovative use of covered stents in acute lower limb ischaemia due to aorto iliac occlusions – two case reports

        Chris Francis
    10. -

      Guidewire related complication during hemodialysis catheter placement: Intravascular knotted guidewire

        Ehab Elashaal
    11. -

      Superior vena cava filter placement for prevention of pulmonary embolism due to acute upper extremity deep venous thrombosis in patients contra-indicated anticoagulation

        Sohiel Nagib
    12. -

      Catheter directed thrombolysis for treatment of bilateral Iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis with hypoplastic inferior vena cava

        Mohamed Ismail
    13. -

      Endovascular Treatment of deep venous thrombus due to May-Thurner syndrome using self-expandable stents. 4 case series with intravascular ultrasound findings

        Tetsuya Asato
    14. -

      Acute deep vein thrombosis with duplication of inferior vena cava

        U. Gurunandan
    15. -

      Successful treatment of acute thrombosis (2 days ago) of left subclavian vein with initial chronic occlusion of the left brachiocephalic vein by combination CDT and balloon angioplasty described veins

        Alexey Ivanov
    16. -

      A case of successful endovascular treatment of acute BT-shunt thrombosis

        Eyvaz Abbasov
    17. -

      A successful intervention with catheter-directed thrombolysis for patient with upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis

        Mahmoud Saleh
    18. -

      Reconstruction of acquired IVC interruption

        Vishal Batra
    19. -

      Endoprosthesis and hypogastric thrombosis after prothrombin complex concentrate administration – a real nightmare

        María Pilar Lamarca Mendoza
    20. -

      Endovascular solution to a tumor-induced occlusion of iliac vessels

        Denis Ueberschär
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Leave nothing behind 2.0: Combination therapy to advance SFA treatment strategy

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Krishna Rocha-Singh, Wei Guo
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      SFA disease management: Are the longterm outcomes with IN.PACT DCB changing the peripheral landscape?

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

        Mount Sinai Hospital New York - Live case center
    4. -

      Dose matters: Understanding the science behind DCB outcomes

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    5. -

      From Chocolate to Hawk: Vessel preparation for improved outcomes

        Chris Metzger
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Endovascular therapy of chronic deep vein obstructions

    live from Zurich:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Moderator:
    Erin Murphy
    Panel:
    Yvonne Bausback, Stephen Black, Raghu Kolluri, Rick de Graaf, Tim Sebastian, Houman Jalaie
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: Complex iliocaval reconstruction with steel alloy stents

        Erin Murphy
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: Complex iliocaval reconstruction with nitinol stents

        Tim Sebastian
    3. FLASH PRESENTATION: Endophlebectomy of the common femoral vein

        Houman Jalaie
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Focus on vessel preparation and stenting strategies for complex lesions

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt, Sven Bräunlich
    Moderator:
    Tony Das, Torsten Fuß
    Panel:
    Klaus Amendt, Brian DeRubertis, Ulf Teichgräber
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: Vessel preparation prior to DCB or stenting: How to do it?

        Brian DeRubertis
    2. -

      Clinical benefits of the Vanguard IEP peripheral balloon angioplasty system with integrated embolic protection from the ENTRAP study

        Koen Keirse
    3. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Grzegorz Halena
    4. SPOT STENTING & DCB: IT'S TIME TO UNDRESS THE FULL METAL JACKET

    5. FLASH PRESENTATION: Fempop treatment: Long stents vs. short stents

        Thomas Zeller
    6. FLASH PRESENTATION: Spot stenting with VascuFlex Multi-LOC

        Peter Goverde
    7. FLASH PRESENTATION: Combination therapy: DCB & spot stents in fempop lesions

        Gunnar Tepe
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    New GORE® VIABAHN® VBX Balloon Expandable: Expert forum

    Moderator:
    Andrew Holden
    1. Advantages of an indication for the GORE® VIABAHN® VBX Balloon Expandable: technical and clinical value in treating aorto-iliac disease

        Andrew Holden
    2. Results from the VBX the IDE study and case experience

        Chris Metzger
    3. Case experience in aortic disease

        Martin Austermann
    4. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Clinical approaches and techniques in the management of CLI diabetic patients

    Moderator:
    Marco Manzi, Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Eric Ducasse, Francesco Liistro
    1. -

      The specifics of diabetic macroangiopathy: What is different from atherosclerosis and how does it contribute to critical limb ischemia?

    2. -

      The multidisciplinary approach in BTK intervention in DM patients: the right road to success

        Katja Mühlberg
    3. -

      Factors affecting outcome of CLI procedures

        Osamu Iida
    4. -

      Timing is all in CLI diabetic patients: planning a winning strategy for limb salvage

        Roberto Ferraresi
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

        Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital Berlin - Live case center
    6. -

      Latest techniques and results in BTK interventions

        Marco Manzi
    7. DEBATE ON STUDY RESULTS VS. DAILY PRACTICE IN BTK INTERVENTIONS:

    8. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – CONTRA

        Gary Ansel
    9. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – PRO

        Francesco Liistro
    10. -

      Use of DES in BTK – CONTRA

        TBD
    11. -

      Use of DES in BTK – PRO

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    12. -

      Is 2018 the right moment to try to harmonize BTK intervention approaches?

        Eric Ducasse
    13. -

      Are the coronary outcomes of BVS relevant to BTK applications?

        Brian DeRubertis
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD/aortoiliac/femoral

    Moderator:
    Oliver Schlager
    Panel:
    Theodosios Bisdas, Marcus Thieme
    1. -

      Midterm outcome of the covered endovascular reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation (CERAB) technique for aortoiliac occlusive disease

        Kim Taeymans
    2. -

      The BeGraft study: A physician-initiated study investigating the BeGraft peripheral stent graft in the iliac arteries (final 24-month results)

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

      XTRACT as a potential frontline treatment in peripheral arterial thromboembolism – results from the multicenter PRISM trial

        George Adams
    4. -

      Impact of patient and lesion characteristics on drug coated balloon angioplasty of the femoro-popliteal artery – pooled analysis of four randomized controlled multicentre trials

        Thomas Albrecht
    5. -

      Local and distal ptx effect: pre-clinical results with different DCBs

        Raphael Coscas
    6. -

      Long term results of >200 patients with the Aperto® DCB from the Italian Aperto registry

        Matteo Tozzi
    7. -

      Interim report of the BIOFLEX-COF RCT, comparing high vs. low chronic outward force of nitinol stents in the SFA

        Martin Funovics
    8. -

      A French experience of ambulatory intervention for endovascular treatment of peripheral artery disease: a retrospective study

        Olivier Regnard
    9. -

      A randomised comparison of digital subtraction angiography and kinetic imaging

        Viktor Óriás
    10. -

      The influence of balloon inflation time in femoropopliteal and BTK angioplasty: a systematic review

        Olaf Bakker
    11. -

      Tibial velocities duplex ultrasound caracterisation and validity of the ankle-deep femoral artery index in peripheral arterial disease

        Gergana T. Taneva
    12. -

      Use of Paclitaxel-Coated Luminor® balloon catheter in the superficial femoral and popliteal arteries – the solo DEB registry

        Marcus Thieme
    13. -

      BIOFLEX – PEACE registry 24-month analysis

        Claus Nolte-Ernsting
    14. -

      The Münster all-comers registry of Eluvia drug-eluting stent: 1-year outcomes

        Theodosios Bisdas
    15. -

      BATTLE RCT. Bare metal stent vs. drug eluting stent for SFA intermediate lesions. 6-month results

        Yann Gouëffic
    16. -

      Interim 30-day analysis from the KANSHAS 1 study of the novel KANSHAS drug coated balloon for treatment of femoropopliteal occlusive disease; a latest first-in-human study

        Michael Lichtenberg
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR part II

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Wolfgang Ritter
    1. -

      Deployment of bare stent reduce the pressure of false lumen in acute aortic dissection: Animal model and computer simulation

        Kazuhiko Hanzawa
    2. -

      Complications in target arteries of branched and fenestrated stent grafts – incidence and management

        Burkhart Zipfel
    3. -

      Thirty day outcomes favor fenestrated repair of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Virendra Patel
    4. -

      Initial experience with the E-Iiac® iliac branch device for the endovascular aortic repair of aorto-iliac aneurysms

        Jan Peter Goltz
    5. -

      Open repair of proximal abdominal aneurysms classified according to the equivalent fenestrated endovascular treatment

        Alessandro Grandi
    6. -

      Individualised patient decision making promotes favorable outcomes in endovascular therapy for blunt traumatic aortic injury

        Ahmed Eleshra
    7. -

      Mid-term outcomes of flared iliac limb used for combined common iliac artery aneurysm during endovascular aneurysm repair

        Seon-Hee Heo
    8. -

      The Candy-Plug technique using an Excluder aortic cuff – clinical utility and technical aspects

        Y. Ogawa
    9. -

      Evaluation of visible spinal arteries on CT angiography before and after branched stent graft repair for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

        Konstantinos Gallis
    10. -

      Aneurysm of visible spinal arteries on CT angiography before and after branched stent graft repair for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

        Konstantinos Gallis
    11. -

      Outcome of thoracic endovascular aortic repair with single aortic arch chimney in high risk patients

        Ahmed Eleshra
    12. -

      The outcome of the AFX ENDOLOGIX endograft in the prevention of Type II endoleak

        Roberto Gattuso
    13. -

      Endovascular treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm using multi-branched stent-grafts in the real world

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
    14. -

      How we deal with aortic endograft infection

        Elena Iborra
    15. -

      Immediate, delayed and late spinal cord ischemia after extended endovascular thoracoabdominal aortic repair

        Reinhard Kopp
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: AV, iliac, renal, venous and miscellaneous

    Juror:
    Steve Ramee, Eberhard Wedell
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula with vessel preparation and drug-coated balloon angioplasty: a single-center study

        Jernej Lučev
    2. -

      10 year follow up of thrombosed AV fistula salvage: An endovascular first approach

        Prashant Menon
    3. -

      Endovascular management of failing arteriovenous fistula

        Amr Aborahma
    4. -

      Balloon-assisted AV access maturation

        Julia Guerra
    5. -

      Short-term outcomes of endovascular treatment of aorto-iliac occlusive disease

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    6. -

      Comparison of standard renal denervation procedure versus novel distal and branch vessel procedure with brachial arterial access

        Ivo Petrov
    7. -

      Urgent endovascular treatment of renal hemorrage: our experience in the last 5 years

        Cristina Pantoja Peralta
    8. -

      Clinical and procedural outcomes between ultra-sound accelerated thrombolysis and catheter directed thrombolysis for treatment of acute pulmonary embolism

        Mohammad Ansari
    9. -

      Efficacy and safety of duplex-guided polidocanol foam sclerotherapy for venous malformations

        Haitham Ali
    10. -

      EHIT is a potential risk in lesser saphenous vein radiofrequency ablation

        Hossein Hemmati
    11. -

      One-year outcome after radiofrequency ablation of symptomatic venous reflux disease in patients with chronic kidney disease: A retrospective single center analysis

        Saravanan Balamuthusamy
    12. -

      The cost-saving potential of endovenous laser ablation (ETA) of truncal varicose veins in Switzerland

        Daniel Holtz
    13. -

      Impact of training on endovascular interventions for thrombosis in large veins

        Juan Manuel Telayna
    14. -

      Role of Inferior vena cava filter insertion prior to thrombolysis of acute ilio femoral deep venous thrombosis

        Mohamed Ismail
    15. -

      Skipped lesion at Iliocaval confluence: another technique for stenting in chronic venous obstructions

        Houman Jalaie
    16. -

      Detecting stent geometry changes after venous recanalisation using duplex ultrasound

        Mohammad E. Barbati
    17. -

      Endovascular treatment of visceral artery aneurysm – a single center experience

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
    18. -

      A novel embolic with minimal catheter adhesion properties: GPX by Fluidx Medical Technology

        George Adams
    19. -

      Transcatheter plug occlusion for various complications after cardiac/thoracic aortic surgery

        Yoshiaki Katada
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Going further with drug eluting technology in peripheral arterial disease: From SFA to below the knee challenges.

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Marc Sapoval, Hans van Overhagen, Jihad Mustapha
    1. -

      Opening and learning objectives

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Current data and performance of drug eluting technology in SFA

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      BTK intervention with drug coated balloons. Past lessons and future exploration

        Marc Sapoval
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Drug eluting stents in BTK intervention – a review

        Hans van Overhagen
    6. -

      Next steps in drug eluting stent for BTK intervention

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      Clinical targets and patient outcome goals in BTK intervention

        Roberto Ferraresi
    8. -

      Panel discussion

    9. -

      Closing remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    SYMPOSIUM: Nightmares in the cathlab – My worst case and how I solved it

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Yann Gouëffic, Andrea Kahlberg
    1. -

      Introduction

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      SFA recorded case presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      BTK recorded case 1 presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      BTK recorded case 2 presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      CAS case presentation

        Andrea Kahlberg
    6. -

      Conclusion

        Yann Gouëffic
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Minimal is optimal in SFA therapy, reducing metal burden

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Claus Nolte-Ernsting, Lieven Maene
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

        Jos van den Berg
    2. -

      BIOLUX P-III: Passeo-18 Lux all-comers registry: 12-month results for the all-comers cohort

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      BIOFLEX PEACE: Pulsar-18 all-comers registry: 12- and 24-month results

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

        Sankt-Gertrauden-Hospital Berlin - Live case center
    5. -

      BIOLUX 4EVER: Combining Passeo-18 Lux DCB and Pulsar-18 BMS: 12-month results of full cohort

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    7. -

      BIOTRONIK REACT: REsponse Adapted Combination Therapy: When and where to stent – concept for a pilot study

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    8. -

      Closing by the moderator

        Jos van den Berg
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Technical and practical aspects of highend embolo therapy

    Moderator:
    Walter Wohlgemuth, René Müller-Wille
    1. Classification of vascular anomalies and its implication on therapies

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    2. Embolo therapy of peripheral AVMs

        Maliha Sadick
    3. Treatment of pulmonary AVMs

        René Müller-Wille
    4. Minimal invasive therapy of endoleaks

        Marcus Treitl
    5. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CLI-Therapies-LINCed - Multidisciplinary case studies from centres of excellence

    Moderator:
    Marianne Brodmann, Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Osamu Iida, Michiel Schreve
    1. MANAGING THE INFECTED ROUND

    2. -

      How do you prioritize revascularisation vs. treatment of infection - presentation and a case example

        Michiel Schreve
    3. -

      Questions and answers

    4. ANGIOSOME DIRECTED THERAPY

    5. -

      Angiosome concept – myth or truth? Does it make a real difference in “real world” cases? Presentation and a case example

        Osamu Iida
    6. -

      Questions and answers

    7. THE "MOTHER OF ALL CLIs" – THE RUTHERFORD 6 WOUND

    8. -

      Managing R6 wounds – the utility of multi-vessel revascularisation and inflow strategies - presentation and a case example

        Peter Schneider
    9. -

      Questions and answers

    10. CLI IN DIALYSIS – A SPECIAL BREED OF PATIENTS

    11. -

      Plantar arch and below-the-ankle angioplasty – who, when and how? Presentation and a case example

        Marco Manzi
    12. -

      Questions and answers

    13. END STAGE NO OPTION CLI – MAKING SWEET DESSERT OUT OF THE DESERT FOOT

    14. -

      Percutaneous deep venous arterialisation with the LimFlow procedure - presentation and a case example

        Marianne Brodmann
    15. -

      Questions and answers

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – AV access/venous/embolisation/EVAR

    Moderator:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
    Panel:
    Frans Moll, Jan Brunkwall
    1. -

      ACCESS PTS study: ACCElerated thrombolySiS for Post-Thrombotic Syndrome using the Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis EkoSonic® Endovascular System – midterm results of a multi-center study.

        Mark J. Garcia
    2. -

      Comparative study between stenting occluded central veins & veno-venous bypass in patients with upper limb venous hypertension, interim report

        Mohamed El Maadawy
    3. -

      Prospective, randomised controlled study of paclitaxel-coated vs. plain balloon angioplasty for the treatment of failing dialysis access

        Abdelrahman Salem
    4. -

      VasQTM improves functional maturation: Randomised controlled multinational study results

        Gaspar Mestres
    5. -

      The Lutonix® global AV registry real world patients with a dysfunctional AV dialysis access – interim 6-month outcomes

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    6. -

      DCB in vascular access – where does it work

        Tobias Steinke
    7. -

      AIDA study: prophylactic onlay mesh implantation prevents incisional hernia following AAA repair. Results from a multicenter randomised trial with 2-year follow up

        Sebastian Debus
    8. -

      Large access hole vascular closure device based on fully absorbable patch, results of the frontier III trial

        Arne Schwindt
    9. -

      Prevention of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair (EVAR) using bicarbonate and aggressive hydration: the HYDRA-P randomised controlled trial

        Athanasios Saratzis
    10. -

      Prospective study of the E-liac stent graft system in patients with common iliac artery aneurysm: 12-month results

        Jan Brunkwall
    11. -

      Global post-market clinical follow-up of the Treovance stent-graft for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: final results from the RATIONALE registry

        Jörg Teßarek
    12. -

      Anatomical applicability of current off-the-shelf branched endograft in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms managed by open surgery

        Tommaso Cambiaghi
    13. -

      A post-approval registry of the TREO stent-graft for patients with infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Theodosios Bisdas
    14. -

      The Italian multi-centre experience of fenestrated Anaconda™ endograft for juxta/para-renal aortic aneurysms

        Rodolfo Pini
    15. -

      The use of chimney grafts in the treatment of type Ia endoleaks after previous endovascular aneurysm repair: mid-term outcomes from the PERICLES registry

        Stefano Fazzini
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – PVD/BTK/CLI

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    Sabine Steiner
    1. -

      Occlusion of the radial artery. Reality or myth

        Petr Podmetin
    2. -

      Multi-centre European experience in the use of the Indigo vacuum-assisted thrombectomy system in acute limb ischemia: the ReOpen registry

        Alexander Maßmann
    3. -

      Visceral Artery Aneurysms (VAAs) – Management, surveillance and natural history analysis in a single UK centre over 10 years

        Ahmed Elbasty
    4. -

      Validation of new oszillometric PAOD parameters: Puls Wave Index (PWI), Tissue Optical Perfusion Pressure (TOPP) and oszillometric ABI vs. cw-Doppler-ABI

        Georg Horstick
    5. -

      Single center experience for peripheral arterial interventions via percutaneous brachial artery access using a 4F sheath

        Daniel Kretzschmar
    6. -

      Vascular complications after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)

        Alessandro Grandi
    7. -

      What happens to patients after amputation? Results of primary and secondary amputations

        Maksim Kudykin
    8. -

      Qualitative assessment of Carbon dioxide as a contrast agent for infra-inguinal arterial diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in patients with chronic kidney disease and critical limb ischemia

        Dharmeshkumar Davra
    9. -

      Assessment of endovascular treatment for critical lower limb ischaemia in 321 consecutive patients

        Silva Breznik
    10. -

      Routine screening coronary angiography examination and adequate coronary revascularisation is important for improvement of clinical outcomes of patients with critical limbs ischemia

        Tatsuro Takei
    11. -

      WIfI classification does not predict limb amputation risk in dialysis patients undergoing revascularisation for critical limb ischemia

        Mohammad Abualhin
    12. -

      Non-calcified steno-obstructive lesions of adbominal aorta are associated with worse results following endovascular treatment

        Alessio Sonetto
    13. -

      New approach for the development and stratification of peripheral stents

        Channing Convelbo
    14. -

      Analysis of outcomes for bioresorbable vascular Scaffold use for the treatment of infra-popliteal disease

        Mohammad Ansari
    15. -

      Early clinical results of the FLEX scoring catheter in the treatment of below the knee lesions

        Jihad Mustapha
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Advanced solutions for calcified lesions and CTOs

    Moderator:
    Ramon Varcoe, Thomas Zeller
    Panel:
    Richard Heuser, Gunnar Tepe, Andrew Holden, Krishna Rocha-Singh, Darren Schneider, Arne Schwindt
    1. -

      Vessel preparation: What does it mean and what are the current tools (PTA, DA and scoring balloons)?

        Lawrence Garcia
    2. -

      Impact of chronic total occlusion on outcomes: IN.PACT global CTO imaging cohort

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

        Mount Sinai Hospital New York - Live case center
    4. -

      Understanding the challenges with measuring calcium in DCB clinical trials

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

      Vascular calcium: new pre-clinical models and new treatment solutions

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    6. -

      Clinical experience with the Phoenix atherectomy system for complex calcified lesions

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    7. -

      Applications of Lithoplasty for the treatment of calcified lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    8. -

      Shockwave Lithoplasty System treatment of calcified lesions: Intravascular OCT analysis

        Andrew Holden
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    10. -

      The “Crack and Pave” technique for highly resistant calcified lesions: Initial results

        Manuela Matschuck
    11. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Manuela Matschuck
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Endovascular treatment of central venous stenosis of the chest

    live from Zurich:
    Nils Kucher
    live from Galway:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Moderator:
    Robert Lookstein, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Bart Dolmatch, Raghu Kolluri, Rick de Graaf
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: Drug-coated balloons for the treatment of symptomatic central venous stenosis

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: Interventional techniques for central venous stenosis of the chest

        Robert Lookstein
    3. FLASH PRESENTATION: COVERA™ – First look at the AVeVA study update for treatment of venous anastomotic lesions in AV grafts and an update on the AVeNEW trial design for outflow stenosis in AV fistula circuits

        Bart Dolmatch
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Carotid interventions

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from Cotignola:
    Fausto Castriota, Antonio Micari
    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Martin Storck, Carlo Setacci, Maria Antonella Ruffino
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: Current consideration for patient oriented revascularisation strategies: CAS vs. CEA vs. medical management

        Carlo Setacci
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: How to integrate latest technology to make carotid stenting safer?

        Stephan Duda
    3. FLASH PRESENTATION: Latest clinical experience with integrated embolic protection during CAS and future directions

        Ravish Sachar
    4. FLASH PRESENTATION: Combined carotid and coronary revascularisation: Is this a good idea?

        George Chrysant

Conference day 2

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Below-the-knee revascularisation: Current status, challenges, and future outlook

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Steven Kum, Kazushi Urasawa, Marco Manzi
    1. -

      Comprehensive meta-analysis of endovascular versus bypass for critical limb ischemia – is bypass obsolete?

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    2. -

      Three-year outcomes of surgical vs. endovascular revascularisation for critical limb ischemia: The Surgical reconstruction vs. Peripheral INtervention in pAtients with critical limb isCHemia (SPINACH) study

        Osamu Iida
    3. -

      Retrograde tibial puncture has changed our algorithm for crossing tibial lesions in CLI: How and when to do it?

        Peter Schneider
    4. -

      Advanced crossing and wiring techniques in BTK vessels

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Technical considerations for successful use of DCBs in BTK arteries: Lessons learned from preclinical studies

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      Update on the LUTONIX BTK Global Registry: First look at 300 patient interim follow up data

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      Patterns of vessel calcification in BTK arteries and implications for vessel preparation and atherectomy

        Jihad Mustapha
    9. -

      Update on the Optimize BTK trial (Atherectomy with the CSI atherectomy catheter in combination with DCB in calcified BTK lesions)

        Marianne Brodmann
    10. -

      Lithoplasty – also an option for calcified BTK vessels? Update on the Shockwave BTK study

        Thomas Zeller
    11. -

      Update on TOBA below-the-knee

        Marianne Brodmann
    12. -

      Adventitial drug therapy below-the-knee: Update on LIMBO and TANGO

        Ehrin Armstrong
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Endovascular repair for complex iliac aneurysms

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao, Armando Lobato
    Panel:
    Reza Ghotbi, Frank Vermassen, Mario Lachat, Daniela Branzan, Thomas Larzon, Olaf Richter
    1. -

      Iliac artery aneurysms – types and treatment

        Klaus Mathias
    2. -

      The long-term faith of EVAR in patients with ectatic iliac arteries

        Fabio Verzini
    3. -

      Clinical trial and real-world outcomes of an endovascular iliac aneurysm repair with the GORE® Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis (IBE)

        Jan Heyligers
    4. -

      Long-term results of IBD-EVAR: 10 year experience from Leipzig

        Daniela Branzan
    5. -

      Live from Paris: Treatment of an Iliac artery aneurysm with an iliac branched device – Step by step

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    6. -

      The outcome of patients treated with bilateral iliac branched devices for CIA aneurysms

        Michel Reijnen
    7. -

      Is co-existing hypogastric aneurysm a contradiction for the treatment with iliac branched device? Insights from the European PELVIS registry, experience of 9 centers

        Konstantinos Donas
    8. -

      A proposed treatment algorithm for iliac aneurysms

        Fabio Verzini
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part I

    Moderator:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Michael Moche
    Panel:
    Thomas J. Vogl, Peter Huppert, Robert Lookstein
    1. -

      Percutaneous tumor ablation: indications and technical innovations

        Maciej Pech
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

        Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt - Live case center
    3. -

      Holmium-166 radioembolisation compared to Yttrium-90 radioembolisation

        Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann
    4. -

      Radiofrequency ablation versus microwave abalation in HCC and liver metastasis

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    6. -

      Percutaneous after loading therapy in inoperable liver tumors

        Dirk Schnapauff
    7. -

      Radioembolisation in colorectal liver metastasis

        Bernhard Gebauer
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Lower limb interventions (part I) – Focus on vessel preparation and drug-coated balloons

    Moderator:
    Tony Das, Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    George Adams, Hans Krankenberg
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    2. -

      What is vessel preparation and how have the DEFINITIVE LE and DEFINITVE AR results influenced current practice?

        Lawrence Garcia
    3. -

      What have we learned so far in the REALITY study?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    4. -

      Laser in practice: defining the right settings across different lesion morphologies

        George Adams
    5. -

      The PRELUDE study: PRospective Study for the TrEatment of Atherosclerotic Lesions in the Superficial Femoral and/or Popliteal Arteries Using the Serranator® DevicE

        Andrew Holden
    6. -

      Comparison of particulate embolisation in different DCB formulations

        Aloke Finn
    7. -

      Real-world experience with a Paclitaxel Coated Balloon for the treatment of atherosclerotic infrainguinal arteries. Twelve-month results of the BIOLUX P-III All Comers Registry in diabetic patients

        Marianne Brodmann
    8. -

      12-month results from the IN.PACT DCB in a Chinese population

        Wei Guo
    9. -

      12-month results with the ORCHID DCB: The Leipzig experience

        Sabine Steiner
    10. -

      The role of DCB in Korea practice: LUTONIX DCB Korean registry 1-year data in fem-popliteal arteries

        Jae Kyu Kim
    11. -

      First Report of the SELUTION Trial: 6-month 0utcomes of a Novel Sirolimus Coated DCB Technology Evaluated in SFA

        Thomas Zeller
    12. -

      The LEGDEB registry – 12-month results with the Legflow® DCB in femoropopliteal de novo and restenotic lesions

        Eugenio Stabile
    13. -

      Impact of gender on outcomes: Review of the IN.PACT SFA 3-year results

        Maureen Kohi
    14. -

      Drug coated balloons vs. BMS for the treatment of femoropopliteal lesions

        Hans Krankenberg
    15. -

      Health economic analysis of DCB use in Belgium: Implications for practice

        Frank Vermassen
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – venous/AV

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer
    Panel:
    Bryan Yan
    1. -

      Management of 21 year old female with extensive bilateral phelgmasia cerulae dolens and ileocaval thrombosis

        Baker Ghoneim
    2. -

      Ilio-Iliac arteriovenous fistula – a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge

        Andreia Coelho
    3. -

      Intracardiac migration of a stent implanted in the superior vena cava: Presentation of a severe complication after endovascular treatment of superior vena cava syndrome

        Nancy Marisela Coraizaca Chicaiza
    4. -

      Complexities in managing malignant pulmonary artery stenosis: difficult decisions in a patient with prior pneumonectomy

        Clayton Brittingham
    5. -

      Endovascular repair of iliac vein laceration associated to complex pelvic fracture

        Vicente Mosquera Rey
    6. -

      Role of only balloon dilatation in treatment of postphelibitic patients with ilio-caval obstruction and good venous inflow

        Mohamed Ismail
    7. -

      Recurrent non-malignant SVC in-stent restensis treated with Culotte bifurcation stenting technique

        Bryan Yan
    8. -

      Phlegmasia cerula dolens and compartmental syndrome as a complication of improperly managed femoro- popliteal DVT with May Thurner syndrome

        Ehab Elashaal
    9. -

      Unusual approach to endovascular treatment of intractable iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis

        Mehmet Mustafa Can
    10. -

      Retrieval of embolised chemotherapy portacath in the heart by endovascular technique

        Muhsin Kalyoncuoğlu
    11. -

      Double barrel stent technique for treating chronic inferior vena cava occlusion

        Mahmoud Saleh
    12. -

      Combined open surgery and endovascular stenting for a case of long-standing iatrogenic femoral arteriovenous fistula complicated with pulmonary hypertension

        Wen Hsien Hsu
    13. -

      Common iliac vein compression secondary to significant bladder distension

        Cleoni Pedron
    14. -

      Endovascular avoidable complication in a lupus patient

        Shahram Izadpanahahmadsaraee
    15. -

      Vascular access construction. A constant creative attitude is required

        Pedro Pinto Sousa
    16. -

      Radial access for fistula angioplasty: a minimally invasive and versatile option. Case report and literature review

        Marcelo Giusti
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: PVD, SFA, femoral

    Juror:
    John Laird, Lawrence Garcia
    1. -

      The effect of supervised exercise on biomarker levels in individuals with peripheral arterial disease – a systematic review

        Osama Albazde
    2. -

      Day-Case Treatment of PAD: Single-tertiary center experience

        Amr Elsaadany
    3. -

      Improving balloon angioplasty: Lessons learned from the DCB and stent trials

        Ronald Solar
    4. -

      Incidence and predictors of access site pseudoaneurysm in peripheral arterial disease therapeutic angioplasty

        Ahmed Eleshra
    5. -

      Preliminary results of the Italian multicentre registry using a dual component vascular stent for the treatment of distal SFA with or without involvement of popliteal artery

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    6. -

      Comparison of endovascular recanalisation vs. open bypass surgery for infra-inguinal Trans-Atlantic Inter-Society Consensus (TASC) – D arterial lesions – a retrospective comparative study

        Ondrej Stehno
    7. -

      2-year outcomes in patients with long severe femoro-popliteal lesions

        TBD
    8. -

      Diagnostic and surgical experience with Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome PAES in one single clinical center

        Sun Rui
    9. -

      Post-dilatation of an interwoven nitinol stent using a paclitaxel-eluting balloon for revascularisation of complex femoro-popliteal lesions

        Erik Stahlberg
    10. -

      Predictors of severe dissection after plain balloon angioplasty for superficial femoral artery disease

        Takenobu Shimada
    11. -

      Outcomes of endovascular treatment for TASC-II D femoropopliteal occclusive disease

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    12. -

      Successful endovascular treatment with the phoenix atherectomy system in patients with chronic limb ischemia. A mini-series of thirteen consecutive patients.

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    13. -

      Risk factors for restenosis after drug-coated balloon angioplasty for complex femoropopliteal artery diseases

        Young-Guk Ko
    14. -

      Endovascular management of femoropopliteal TASCII C and D lesions

        Amr Aborahma
    15. -

      Drug eluting balloon angioplasty versus bare metal stenting in treating femoro-popliteal occlusive disease

        Ahmed Allam
    16. -

      Clinical outcomes and risk factor analysis of restenosis after endovascular treatment of femoro-popliteal lesions using atherectomy device

        Seon-Hee Heo
    17. -

      Comparative biomechanics and vascular healing response of 3 contemporary stents in balloon-predilated femoral arteries of familial hypercholesterolemic swine

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    18. -

      Stent expansion in superficial femoral artery will improve as round shape after long term period even in the case of eccentric plaque distribution – IVUS confirmation

        Yoshito Yamamoto
    19. -

      Innovative trans-palmar approach for coronary angiography and intervention: access via superficial palmar branch of ulnar artery

        Farshad Roghani-Dehkordi
    20. -

      Experience of endovascular techniques in treatment of long supberficial femoral artery occlusions

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: DCB progress update: science, evidence and vessel prep algorithms

    Moderator:
    Gunnar Tepe, Sean Lyden
    Panel:
    Ehrin Armstrong, Simon Bays
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Requirements and specificities of a low-dose DCB: the Stellarex case example

        John Pedersen
    3. -

      Stellarex level 1 evidence in common to complex patients

        Sean Lyden
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      As simple as scoring: Angiosculpt vessel prep and case review

        Simon Bays
    6. -

      In-stent-restenosis: new evidence from laser + DCB

        Ehrin Armstrong
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    EVAR – Current status, open questions, and future perspectives

    Moderator:
    Frank Veith, Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Sven Seifert, Jean-Pierre Becquemin, Martin Malina, Wei Guo, Roger Greenhalgh, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Steps to clinical effectiveness and cost effectiveness – Lessons from EVAR 1

        Fiona Rohlffs
    2. -

      Endovascular repair for patients physically unsuitable for open repair. EVAR 2 15-year results

        Roger Greenhalgh
    3. -

      RCT's for EVAR: 15 years later are the conclusions obsolete?

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    4. -

      How much open surgery is still required in aortic surgery: A review of 800 aortic aneurysm cases

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    5. -

      Complex-anatomy large aneurysms and why we should consider use of no-treatment and open-surgery strategies more frequently

        Frank Criado
    6. -

      Role of gender in TEVAR and EVAR: report from the GREAT registry

        Mauro Gargiulo
    7. -

      Long-term outcomes of EVAR in female patients: A 5-year analysis from the ENGAGE registry

        Giovanni Pratesi
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    9. -

      Ovation endograft: 4-year, real world results from the ovation European post market registry

        Martin Storck
    10. -

      10-year outcome analysis of the ITER registry with the GORE Excluder® endograft for infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Giovanni Pratesi
    11. -

      Predictors of abdominal aortic aneurysm sac enlargment after EVAR; long-term results from the ENGAGE registry

        Dittmar Böckler
    12. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Embolisation and mechanical thrombectomy

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Lorenzo Paolo Moramarco, Gianmarco de Donato, Stephen D'Souza
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Efficient endoleak treatment with Penumbra large volume coils

        Lorenzo Paolo Moramarco
    3. -

      Is the Indigo system a surgeon’s best friend? My experience

        Gianmarco de Donato
    4. -

      Indigo system: can mechanical thrombectomy be a cost effective solution?

        Stephen D'Souza
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    SITE@LINC: An open debate about new concepts and concerns in EVAR/TEVAR Objective: to identify current limitations and propose future directions

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau
    Discussant:
    Eric Verhoeven, Dittmar Böckler, Andrew Holden, Nilo Mosquera
    1. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED: How do you foresee the real role of the sac-filling concept?

    2. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED: The post-implant syndrome: is it a real concern to be avoided?

    3. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED: What will be the best endovascular solution for the arch pathology?

    4. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSEN: Are new adjuvants needed for acute and chronic Type B dissection management

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    JET@LINC

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Yoshiaki Yokoi, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    Panel:
    Kazushi Urasawa, Osamu Iida
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Aorto-Iliac artery disease treated with endovascular therapy (EVT) of stent placement; multicenter prospective registry in Japan: OMOTENASHI

        Yasutaka Yamauchi
    3. -

      Peripheral artery CTO crossing in Japan

        Kazushi Urasawa
    4. -

      Challenging for calcified complex SFA lesion assessed by intravascular ultrasound

        Masahiko Fujihara
    5. -

      Ideal strategy for long SFA-CTO accroding to pathological findings

        Daizo Kawasaki
    6. -

      Optimal endpoint of BTK intervention for wound healing

        Makoto Utsunomiya
    7. -

      Decision making of treatment strategy in patients with CLI, learn from Priority and SPINACH study

        Osamu Iida
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Advances in peripheral embolisation therapies

    Moderator:
    Marcus Treitl
    Panel:
    Nuno Dias, Hans Lindgren
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Miniaturisation of plugs: How does it advance the embolisation practice? Lecture and case series.

        Nuno Dias
    3. -

      Advances in coil design: the new 3D detachable fibered coil

        Hans Lindgren
    4. -

      Embolisation of Type II endoleaks with a combination of liquid embolic and microvascular plug

        Marcus Treitl
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Lower limb interventions (part I) – Focus on Combination therapies and new implants

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Krishna Rocha-Singh
    Panel:
    Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    1. -

      Clinical plasticity of PLLA – Novel BioResorbable vascular platforms from India

        Arne Schwindt
    2. -

      Outcomes at 2 years in stented vs. non-stented patients post-DCB: A subanalysis from the IN.PACT Global study

        Gary Ansel
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Directional Atherectomy and Anti-Restenotic Therapy (DAART) in multilevel disease

        Carlos Abel Gutierrez Diaz
    5. -

      Combination therapy with atherectomy followed by DCB: 1-year outcomes with Lutonix DCB and 1-year outcomes with IN.PACT DCB

        Louis Lopez
    6. -

      12-month and preliminary 24-month outcomes of combining a DCB with a modern generation of nitinol stent in femoropopliteal lesions: analysis of the BIOLUX 4 EVER study

        Lieven Maene
    7. -

      Short-term results of the RAPID Randomised trial of the Legflow® paclitaxel-eluting balloon with supera stenting vs. supera stenting alone for the treatment of intermediate and long superficial femoral artery lesions

        Sanne de Boer
    8. -

      Combination of Supera DCB in revascularisation of long femoropopliteal occlusions. Single center experience

        Anish Thomas
    9. -

      12-month outcomes in the EVOLUTION study: Investigating the iVolution stent in femoropopliteal lesions

        Marc Bosiers
    10. -

      Impact of Zilver PTX after stent implantation for femoropopliteal lesions for 2-year follow up. How to maximize performance of Zilver PTX

        Eiji Ojima
    11. -

      The clinical comparison of Zilver PTX and Innova for femoropopliteal lesions in Japanese single center

        Kenji Ogata
    12. -

      The Supera stent in retrograde vascular access for SFA ostium treatment: The SUPRA-FAST registry

        Vincenzo Pestrichella
    13. -

      Laser and DCB for SFA ISR: follow-up of a single center cohort up to 5 years

        Jos van den Berg
    14. -

      LIBERTY 360: Predictors of 1-year outcomes of endovascular device interventions in patients with symptomatic lower extremity peripheral artery disease

        William Gray
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Extended indication for the new GORE® VIABAHN® VBX Balloon Expandable Endoprosthesis

    Moderator:
    Mauro Gargiulo
    Panel:
    Giovanni Torsello, Michele Antonello, Chris Metzger, Michel Reijnen
    1. -

      Introduction by chairman

    2. -

      Complexity of iliac occlusive disease, current treatment algorithm, and treatment gaps

        Michele Antonello
    3. -

      2-year outcomes from the GORE. VIABAHN. VBX Balloon Expandable IDE study

        Chris Metzger
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation from Arnhem (NL)

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      Aortic challenges, quantitative analysis in fenestrated procedures

        Giovanni Torsello
    6. -

      Recorded case presentation from Münster

        Giovanni Torsello
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by chairman

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced techniques for juxtarenal aneurysms and challenging neck anatomy

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven, Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Donas, Piotr Kasprzak, Eric Ducasse, Spiridon Botsios
    1. -

      A new conformable abdominal endovascular device

        Robert Rhee
    2. -

      Early experience with Ovation Alto™ stent graft: next generation ovation design with an elevated sealing ring

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

      Custom EVAR (c-EVAR) designs, a step in between standard EVAR and FEVAR devices

        Jos van den Berg
    4. -

      Endovascular fixation of aortic endografts – a solution for short aortic necks?

        Giovanni Pratesi
    5. FEVAR VS. CH-EVAR: WHAT IS THE BEST FOR CHALLENGING AORTIC NECKS?

    6. -

      In favor of Ch-EVAR and Endoanchor-EVAR and how they have emerged as highly useful treatment options for short-neck and juxtarenal AAAs

        Frank Criado
    7. -

      In favor of FEVAR and why extended sealing zones with 3 and 4 fenestrations are better than standard double fenestration

        Eric Verhoeven
    8. -

      Live from Münster: Chimney EVAR for short aortic neck pathology – Step by step

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

      Two year comparison of fenestrated and branch grafts vs. parallel grafts for the treatment of juxtarenal and thoracoabdominal aneurysms at a single center

        James McKinsey
    10. -

      Evaluating the optimal combination of aortic endografts and chimney devices in the treatment of complex aneuysms: insights from the Pericles registry

        Konstantinos Donas
    11. -

      First clinical experience with a new balloon-expandable stent graft: Potential advantages for side branch reconstruction during EVAR of complex pathologies

        Eric Verhoeven
    12. -

      ChEVAS Nellix with chimneys: What we've learned from a single center study

        Piotr Szopiński
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part II

    Moderator:
    Robert Lookstein, Thomas J. Vogl
    Panel:
    Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann, Ulf Teichgräber, Boris Radeleff
    1. -

      Efficacy and safety of chemoembolisation using 40µm Doxorubicin-eluting microshperes in hepatocellular carcinoma

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

      Chemoembolisation with drug eluting beads preloaded with irinotecan (DEBIRI) liver metastases

        Franco Orsi
    4. -

      Chemoembolisation using Lipiodol based techinques

        Peter Huppert
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

        Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt - Live case center
    6. -

      Immuno oncology in regional treatments of metastasis

        Franco Orsi
    7. -

      Do we need an Angio-CT suite to optimize embolisation procedures?

        Michael Moche
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Strategies on the frontline – The year in review: My worst complication of 2017

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider
    Discussant:
    Manish Mehta, Ehrin Armstrong, Gary Ansel
    1. Aortic

        Manish Mehta
    2. Carotid

        Ehrin Armstrong
    3. Lower extremity

        Gary Ansel
    4. Venous

        TBD
    5. 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

    Patient centered clinical trials: Engagement and innovation

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Patient recruitment and retention challenges

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      The role of patient reported outcomes in cardiovascular trials

        Marc van Sambeek
    4. -

      Incorporating the “patient's voice” in clinical research

        TBD
    5. -

      Digital patient engagement/patient centric technologies

        Aly Talen
    6. -

      EU-MDR/GDPR: From complex regulation to impactful change

        Mieke Roelants
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – AV/venous

    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias, Wei Liang, Steven Kum
    1. -

      A prospective, multi-center, randomised controlled trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the paclitaxel releasing peripheral balloon dilatation catheter (APERTO OTW) for the treatment of arteriovenous fistulae stenosis in patients undergoing hemodialysis

        Qizhuang Jin
    2. -

      Aspiration thrombectomy of dialysis fistulas thrombosis

        Clément Marcelin
    3. -

      Balloon angioplasty with selective stenting strategy in treatment of hemodialysis related central vein occlusive lesions

        Mahmoud Saleh
    4. -

      Focal force balloon plus drug eluting balloon new strategy for vascular access stenosis

        Marco Franchin
    5. -

      Outcomes comparison of chest wall arteriovenous grafts and lower extremity arteriovenous grafts in patients with long-standing renal failure

        Jie Yin
    6. -

      Current trend in west of Ireland for initiating dialysis in chronic renal failure patients

        Mohammed Elkassaby
    7. -

      Catheter-directed fragmentation with local thrombolytic therapy and anticoagulant therapy in patients with intermediate-high-risk pulmonary embolism

        Pavel Ignatenko
    8. -

      The early and mid-term results of endovascular treatment for central venous obstruction

        Wei Liang
    9. -

      Mid-term results of catheter-directed foam sclerotherapy combined with tumescent local anesthesia for treatment of great saphenous vein incompetence

        Haitham Ali
    10. -

      The v-block occlusion stent for varicose vein treatment

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    11. -

      Compression therapy and endovenous treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

        Jie Yin
    12. -

      Therapy of varicose veins in patients with severe comorbidities

        Beatrix Cucuruz
    13. -

      Risk of venous stenting across the inguinal ligament on occlusion of great saphenous vein

        Houman Jalaie
    14. -

      Histological changes following closure FAST treatment

        Karin Brachmann
    15. -

      Acute upper extremity deep vein thrombosis-effectiveness of SVC filter

        Sohiel Nagib
    16. -

      Role of inferior vena cava filter insertion prior to thrombolysis of acute ilio femoral deep venous thrombosis

        Mohamed Ismail
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: BTK, CLI, PVD

    Juror:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Ramon Varcoe
    1. -

      Evaluation of the role of below-the-knee-revascularization (BTKR) for the treatment of peripheral arterial occlusive disease (PVD) in stage III and IV according to the Fontaine classification

        Osama Eldergash
    2. -

      Below knee angioplasty in diabetic patients: predictors of major adverse clinical outcomes

        Mohamed Kashkoush
    3. -

      Prevalence of critical limb ischemia and peripheral arterial disease in patients with end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis due to diabetic nephropathy, from PREDICT study

        Tamon Kato
    4. -

      New method for assessment the efficiency of revascularization in patients with critical limb ischaemia

        Gennadii Sheiko
    5. -

      Impact of myocardial injury after percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in patients with critical lower limbs ischemia (CLI) on major adverse cardiovascular events

        Agnieszka Wachsmann
    6. -

      Infra-popliteal interventions with drug eluting balloons vs. regular balloons in critical limb ischaemia – single center real world experience

        Michael Sloan
    7. -

      Initial experience using closed incision management with negative pressure therapy after lower limb amputation in vascular patients: our case series

        Carmen Schoonjans
    8. -

      Covered stent to treat iatrogenic femoral pseudoaneurysm

        Carlota Fernandez Prendes
    9. -

      Comparison between full vs. partial revascularisation during endovascular management of multilevel lower limb arterial disease in

        Amr Abou Elrous
    10. -

      AngioSeal for puncture site closure after antegrade procedures in peripheral arterial disease patients

        Sulaiman Alsharfan
    11. -

      Catheter directed thrombolysis in management of early acute thrombotic ischemia

        Osama Ismail
    12. -

      Study on the application of relay puncture technique in the treatment of patients with complicated arteriosclerosis obliterans

        Chengzhi Li
    13. -

      13 years experience of peripheral arterial disease intervention in tertiary referral center

        Mohamed Elsherif
    14. -

      Preclinical results of a novel zinc alloy as a platform for bioresorbable vascular scaffolds in peripheral arterial disease

        Christoph Hehrlein
    15. -

      TOPP-ABI – Tissue Optical Perfusion Pressure-Ankle Brachial Index: New parameters for diagnosis of PAOD and interventional results

        Georg Horstick
    16. -

      Simultaneous ipsilateral retrograde and antegrade femoral accesses for single session lower extremity angiography and angioplasty

    17. -

      Potentiality of sheathless naked stent delivery technique on the puncture complications in patients with peripheral artery disease

        Tomoaki Mochidome
    18. -

      TrackCath system new approach to cannulation

        Zoran Rancic
    19. -

      Use of leukotrienes and thromboxanes as new prognostic biomarker of recurring restenosis after endovascular treatment in patients with lower limb ischemia

        Mikolaj Maga
    20. -

      Clinical outcome of managing to lower low density lipoprotein cholesterol levels to peripheral arterial disease from I-PAD study

        Daisuke Kashiwagi
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Advancing EVAR: Access more AAA patients and customise each seal

    Moderator:
    Andrew Holden
    Panel:
    Eric Verhoeven, Sean Lyden, Martin Storck
    1. -

      Impact of infrarenal neck diameter on midterm outcome following EVAR: Considerations for repair choice and surveillance

        Eric Verhoeven
    2. -

      Finally, an ultra-low profile endograft that is not a tradeoff: Deliverability, patency, and durability of the Ovation® platform

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

      Why the Ovation® may improve EVAR outcomes in women

        Martin Storck
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Sigrid Nikol
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: New options and treatment times with EKOS™ Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis™

    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher
    Panel:
    Mark J. Garcia, Keith M. Sterling, Nima Hatam
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Access PTS – how do I treat my PTS patients

        Mark J. Garcia
    3. -

      The OPTALYSE PE Trial – Reducing thrombolytic dose and treatment times with EKOS™ in the treatment of pulmonary embolism patients

        Keith M. Sterling
    4. -

      The surgeon's perspective on PE

        Nima Hatam
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD/carotid/venous/embolisation/miscellaneous

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Stanislaw Bartus, Jörn Balzer
    1. -

      The development of the Neuroguard IEP system: A novel 3-in-1 carotid artery stent system with an integrated embolic protection filter and post-dilation balloon

        Ravish Sachar
    2. -

      Histological evaluation of filter contents in mesh-covered vs standard nitinol stents during carotid stenting using the paladin system

        Ivo Petrov
    3. -

      The effect of carotid stent flushing during carotid artery stenting on the delayed embolic events

        Maria Mitka
    4. -

      Percutaneous arteriovenous fistula creation with the Ellipsys Vascular Access system – Initial results from the first centre in Europe

        Alexandros Mallios
    5. -

      GPX by Fluidx medical technology: a biomimetic, in situ setting embolisation agent

        Jihad Mustapha
    6. -

      Perfused Human Thiel embalmed cadavers – liquid embolisation training model

        Helen McLeod
    7. -

      GELITA-SPON® RAPID3 and TUFT-IT ® in different open vascular procedures

        Alain Vanhulle
    8. -

      Initial experience of SIOXX XL stent use in occlusive venous disease

        Altino Moraes
    9. -

      Peripheral venous flow model for device testing and training in human Thiel embalmed cadavers

        Helen McLeod
    10. -

      Double ante-grade femoral sheath for kissing technique in infrapopliteal tibial angioplasty

        Magdy Haggag
    11. -

      Percutaneous deep venous foot arterialisation – a new technique for creating arterial-venous fistula

        Bruno Migliara
    12. -

      Imaging analysis of angioscopy using open source computer vision library in patients with BTK amputation and salvaged limb

        Naoto Miyagi
    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Is there a need for flexible stents in patients with venous outflow obstruction?

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Marta Ramírez Ortega, Rick de Graaf
    1. -

      Introduction

        Stephen Black
    2. -

      Helping patients with venous outflow obstruction get back to living in Madrid

        Marta Ramírez Ortega
    3. -

      Post thrombotic syndrome: the importance of stent flexibility

        Rick de Graaf
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Lunch symposium: Drug-coated balloons for peripheral interventions: a 360° virtual reality experience

    Moderator:
    Peter Goverde, Dierk Scheinert
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      SAFEPAX®: What’s new in the 3rd generation paclitaxel balloon matrix coating?

        Eric Ducasse
    3. -

      How can we improve treatment of long femoropopliteal lesions with DCB?

        Marc Bosiers
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation: Let’s do it together: experience the future of “medicine in virtual reality”

        Enrico Marone
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation: How can we protect the (CLI) patients to the potential risk of microembolisation?

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Conclusions and closing remarks

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: BTK, CLI, PVD, SFA

    Juror:
    Marianne Brodmann, Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    1. -

      Rescue procedure with mechanical thromboaspiration in a case of acute embolism into dorsalis pedis artery during percutaneous revascularization of superficial femoral artery obstruction

        Marco Fronda
    2. -

      Endovascular treatment in combine aortoiliac occlusive disease TASC D and infrainguinal lesion TASC D in CLI patient

        Pruesttipong Kaviros
    3. -

      Complete healing of advanced diabetic foot ulcers by percutaneous transluminal angioplasty

        Seyedmohammadreza Mousavisaadatabadi
    4. -

      Recanalisation of a chronic total occlusion in a popliteal artery using a FLEX® scoring catheter prior to drug coated balloon

        Louis Lopez
    5. -

      Cost effectiveness of carbon dioxide as contrast medium to guide endovascular treatment of chronic lower limb ischemic patients with impaired renal function

        Sohiel Nagib
    6. -

      Aortic rupture following catheter directed thrombolysis

        Ganesan Annamalai
    7. -

      Iatrogenic internal mammary artery pseudoaneurysm treated with ultrasound guided percutaneous thrombin injection

        Ana Marija Alduk
    8. -

      Minimally invasive EVT for CIA/EIA/SFA-CTO using the IVUS preceding technique in the popliteal artery approach

        Shinichi Nakamura
    9. -

      Safety and efficacy of hybrid therapy for subacute and chronic peripheral artery occlusions

        Masao Yamasaki
    10. -

      Role of endovascular management in treatment of surgical high risk patients with popliteal artery aneurysm

        Mohamed Ismail
    11. -

      Successfully endovascular treated femoral artery following reocclusion of inserted venous vascular bridge after septic arrosional bleeding after xenogenic patch plastic

        Christoph Köhler
    12. -

      Recanalisation total occlusion SFA thru tibial artery

        Alejandro Goldsmit
    13. -

      Combined stenting and drug-coated balloon for complex femoropopliteal disease

        Mosaad Soliman
    14. -

      A case of delayed pseudo-aneurysm after stent thrombosis of superficial femoral artery stenting

        Kazuki Tobita
    15. -

      IVUS can tell the risk of vessel rupture even if SFA intervention

        Hiroshi Araki
    16. -

      Endovascular management with catheter directed thrombolysis for treatment of chronic occluded femoro-popliteal bypass

        Mohamed Ismail
    17. -

      Early occlusion of two cases after treatment of peripheral artery aneurysms with multilayer flow modulator stents: lessens to be learned

        Murat Dogan
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Lutonix® Drug Coated Balloon – Evidence in SFA, BTK, and AV

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Aloke Finn, Michael Lichtenberg, Scott Trerotola, Luis Mariano Palena, Kate Steiner, Martin Banyai
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Are all DCBs the same?

        Aloke Finn
    3. -

      Treatment of TASC C & D lesions with DCB

        Martin Banyai
    4. -

      Is DCB treatment right for below-the-knee patients?

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      Management of recurring infrapopliteal disease in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia – a single center experience

        Luis Mariano Palena
    6. -

      Long term benefit effects of Lutonix 035 DCB

        Scott Trerotola
    7. -

      The role of Lutonix DCB in AV fistula dysfunction management in our practice

        Kate Steiner
    8. -

      DCB outcomes in real world patients with restenotic AV fistula

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Acute aortic syndrome: Intramural hematoma, penetrating ulcer, and aortic dissection

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek, Wei Guo
    Panel:
    Weiguo Fu, Tilo Kölbel, Wolfgang Ritter
    1. -

      Intramural hematoma and penetrating ulcers: Natural history and indications for treatment

        Dittmar Böckler
    2. -

      Optimal medical treatment for patients with TBADs: Where does it usually go wrong

        Christoph Nienaber
    3. -

      Technical considerations for EVAR of Type B aortic dissections

        Massimiliano Marrocco Trischitta
    4. -

      Despite common believe – oversizing is also justified in TEVAR for Type B aortic dissections

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    6. -

      Asymptomatic collapse of the true lumen in TBAD or “radiologic malperfusion”: Can TEVAR intervention be justified with available evidence?

        Frank Criado
    7. -

      Predicting successful aortic remodeling and clinical success of EVAR in Type B aortic dissections – What can we learn from pre-op CT imaging?

        Wei Guo
    8. -

      Branched EVAR for a chronic Type B dissection through the false lumen

        Piotr Kasprzak
    9. -

      First line treatment of acute Type B dissections with the MFM multilayer stent: Preservation of branches and remodelling of the aorta – Does it work?

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    10. -

      Secondary procedures after EVAR for Type B aortic dessections – When and how?

        Götz Richter
    11. -

      Adjunctive techniques to induce false lumen thrombosis after TEVAR for TBADs

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Deep dive into vessel prep: Is it a fad or the optimal pathway forward?

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel, Krishna Rocha-Singh
    Panel:
    Ehrin Armstrong, Tony Das, John Laird, Peter Schneider
    live from Teaneck:
    John Rundback
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: What can coronary specialists teach the vascular community about the value of vessel prep?

        Tony Das
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: Defining vessel prep: how can we set ourselves up for best results?

        Peter Schneider
    3. FLASH PRESENTATION: Atherectomy: is vessel preparation for DCB the breakthrough indication?

        Ehrin Armstrong
    4. FLASH PRESENTATION: Future algorithm for lower extremity revascularisation: where does vessel prep fit?

        John Laird
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Expert opinion on deep venous stenting – patient selection, technique, and clinical outcomes

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Marzia Lugli, Olivier Hartung
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Venous stenting experience in Arnsberg

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Venous stenting experience in Modena

        Marzia Lugli
    4. -

      Venous stenting experience in Marseille

        Olivier Hartung
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – SFA/femoral

    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff
    Panel:
    Ulrich Speck, George Adams
    1. -

      Safety and efficacy of distal superficial femoral artery puncture for femoropopliteal occlusive lesions; result from the multicenter REVERSide registry

        Nakama Tatsuya
    2. -

      Rotational thrombectomy (Rotarex©) for (sub)acute limb ischemia– a safe approach also in patients with diabetes mellitus?

        Matthias Dufner
    3. -

      The randomised Freeway stent study completed the 12-month follow up and favors the use of drug-eluting balloons over plain balloons for the postdilatation of nitinol stents in the SFA and PI segment to lower restenosis rate

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    4. -

      The use of a Colapinto TIPS needle under cone-beam CT guidance for true lumen re-entry in subintimal recanalization of chronic iliac artery occlusion

        Huei-Lung Liang
    5. -

      Treatment of femoropopliteal atherosclerotic lesions using the Ranger paclitaxel-coated balloon catheter – 12-month results from an all-comers registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Drug-coated balloons: Impact of the balloon structure on drug transfer

        Ulrich Speck
    7. -

      Comparison of primary long stenting versus primary short stenting for long femoropopliteal artery disease (PARADE): A randomised controlled multicenter trial

        Young-Guk Ko
    8. -

      Distal hybrids – an option in long SFA CTO accompanied by severely compromized crural runoff

        Pavel Kuryanov
    9. -

      Endovascular revascularisation of native femoropopliteal arteries after bypass graft failure for limb salvage

        Daniel Raskin
    10. -

      Difference of tissue characters of early and late femoropopliteal in-stent restenosis evaluated by high resolution intravascular imaging, optical coherence tomography

        Amane Kozuki
    11. -

      A pilot study of femoropopliteal artery revascularisation with Orchid DCB: Short-term results from a single center

        Shen Chenyang
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Experience the treatment journey of complex cases with innovative vascular solution – Case studies across the spectrum of vascular care

    Moderator:
    Michel Makaroun
    1. Treatment of complex thoracic cases

        Christoph Nienaber
    2. Clinical implications of the aortic arch and thoracic curvature remodeling after TEVAR

        Vicente Riambau
    3. Preserving the hypogastric artery: why, when and how

        Giovanni Pratesi
    4. Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Daniela Branzan
    1. -

      TEVAR to false lumen of chronic Type B aortic dissection with aneurysmal dilatation when there are no other options, novel technique

        Samer Koussayer
    2. -

      Management of abdominal compartment syndrome after rupture EVAR in 75 year IHD patient

        Baker Ghoneim
    3. -

      Descending thoracic aneurysm complicating subacute aortic dissection with significant right common iliac secondary tear and static malperfusion of right kidney intended 2 stage procedure, unexpected outcome

        Ayman El Samadoni
    4. -

      9 cm abdominal aortic aneurysm with angulated neck – an endovascular challenge: case report

        Ahmad Naga
    5. -

      Management of a symptomatic mycotic celiac artery aneurysm with chimney technique

        Andreia Coelho
    6. -

      Acute lower limbs ischemia as a late complication after EVAR

        Elena Herrero Martínez
    7. -

      Multidisciplinary treatment of complex thoracoabdominal aortic dissection

        Elisa Peretti
    8. -

      Hybrid bail-out carotid chimney and concurrent intracranial thrombolysis for acute stoke 7 days post TEVAR

        Faris Alomran
    9. -

      Treatment of complex dissecting aortic aneurysm: targeting the fenestrations. Case report

        Chen Speter
    10. -

      Visceral debranching and periscope technique combined with endovascular repair for the treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    11. -

      Hybrid repair of mycotic innominate artery pseudoaneurysm

        Carlota Fernandez Prendes
    12. -

      A single-stage hybrid endovascular repair of symptomatic Type V thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms: combined sandwich and debranching technique

        Wuttichai Saengprakai
    13. -

      Chimney endovascular aneurysm sealing (ch-EVAS) for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms due to Type Ia endoleak following failed EVAS

        Saritphat Orrapin
    14. -

      Endovascular management of a large iliac artery pseudo-aneurysm caused by a failing hip replacement prosthesis, case report and technical challenges

        Mohammed Elkassaby
    15. -

      Endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm using the off-the-shelf multibranched t-Branch stent graft: the aneurysm shrinkage could influence visceral stents sealing causing bridging stents fracture and Type III endoleaks

        Stefano Fazzini
    16. -

      Double-barreled cannon and branched stent-grafting for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm—the Hexapus technique

        I-Ming Chen
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    DEEP DIVE SESSION: Endovenous therapies – Part I

    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Steven Kum, Michael Lichtenberg, Rick de Graaf
    1. FOCUS ON IVC FILTERS

    2. -

      Pro and cons of IVC filter implantation: What are the established indications?

        Robert Lookstein
    3. -

      Challenging case: Massive thromboembolism trapped in IVC filter during total hip replacement arthroplasty

        Yang Jin Park
    4. -

      Tips and tricks for challenging and complex IVC filter

        Fakhir Elmasri
    5. -

      To worry or not to worry with a ruptured inferior vena cava post IVC filter removal

        Christopher Stout
    6. FOCUS ON DEEP VEIN RECANALISATION

    7. -

      Clinical evaluation and case planning of venous recanalization procedures

        Manjit Gohel
    8. -

      CTV vs. MRV for imaging of venous disease

        Jos van den Berg
    9. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Nils Kucher
    10. -

      Assessing the CFV – do I need to perform an endophlebectomy or not

        Antonio Rosales
    11. -

      Where to include IVUS in optimal venous diagnostic treatment pathway

        Erin Murphy
    12. -

      Radiation dose in venous procedures how do we actively reduce this

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    13. -

      Is there a place for endovascular therapy of acute venous thrombosis after ATTRACT?

        Oliver Schlager
    14. -

      Single session pharmaco-mechanical venous thrombectomy – how to do it!

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    15. -

      Evidence on mechanical thrombectomy for iliofemoral DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
    16. -

      Assessing adequate clot removal after lysis – when are you done and decision making in what stent

        Stephen Black
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – carotid/iliac/renal

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis
    Panel:
    Eberhard Wedell, Ralph-Ingo Rückert
    1. -

      Open heart surgery or carotid endarterectomy. Which procedure should be done first?

        Pedro Pinto Sousa
    2. -

      Outcome of carotid artery stenting in patients with combined carotid and coronary artery disease

        Mohammad Reza Juniery Pasciolly
    3. -

      Transcarotid stenting with reverse flow neuroprotection is a safe and effective alternative to carotid endarterectomy for high-risk patients

        Mazin Foteh
    4. -

      Increase in serum S100B after carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy

        Ayman Alserr
    5. -

      Assessment of long-term survival after carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting in patients older than 80 years

        Daniela Mazzaccaro
    6. -

      Carotid angioplasty – current experience of a single Brazilian center

        Ana Carolina Silveira
    7. -

      Comparison of hybrid and open surgery effectiveness in treatment of iliac occlusive disease (TASC C, D) and concomitant lesion of common femoral artery: Randomised clinical study, preliminary results

        Pavel Ignatenko
    8. -

      Verify the efficacy of renal artery stenting to define the predictive factors by physiological assessment with pressure wire gradient (VERDICT study)

        Masahiko Fujihara
    9. -

      A new treatment for chronic kidney disease: denervation in the collecting system with the Verve medical device

        Richard Heuser
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases and original research: carotid and embolisation

    Juror:
    Steve Ramee, Giancarlo Biamino
    1. -

      The result of carotid stenting for different accesses

        Ilyas Idrisov
    2. -

      Hybrid repair of multilevel lesions of the brachiocephalic arteries

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    3. -

      Bypass for symptomatic in-stent carotid restenosis

        Nunzio Montelione
    4. -

      Single-center experience with MicroNet covered embolic prevention stent in a treatment of vulnerable carotid plaque: short and mid-term results

        Vladimir Gavrilovic
    5. -

      Distal embolisation protection with Paladin system during carotid artery stent post-dilatation – early outcomes in a single center

        Joachim Schofer
    6. -

      Transradial carotid artery stenting using Paladin system together with the double layer micromesh stent

        Ivan Vasilev
    7. -

      Tracheo-innominate fistula diagnosis and treatment: A single center retrospective evaluation

        Erez Klein
    8. -

      A case of acute ischemic stroke with total occlusion of ipsilateral internal carotid artery and severe stenosis of petrous part of contralateral internal carotid artery

        Anwar Khan
    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of a traumatic subclavian arteriovenous fistula

        Jose Julio Bechir Maues Filho
    10. -

      Successful treatment of right subclavian artery stenosis by preservation of the carotid artery with distal protection device

        Faruk Ertaş
    11. -

      Recurrent in-stent restenosis after subclavian artery stenting in a young female patient with Takayasu’s arteritis

        Piotr Paluszek
    12. -

      Radial access for subclavian artery stenting

        Arnaud Kerzmann
    13. -

      Unusual curative embolisation of the mycotic aneurysm of the inferior gluteal artery

        Viktor Serafimov
    14. -

      Aneurysmal bone cyst embolization – an effective and safe endovascular approach. Case reports and literature review

        Marcelo Giusti
    15. -

      Aneurysm of a splenic artery collateral

        Miguel Lemos Gomes
    16. -

      A complex embolisation procedure using AMPLATZER vascular plugs for internal iliac artery aneurysm with anatomical difficulties due to previous history of abdominal aorta replacement surgery

        Tetsuya Asato
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    VIVA@LINC: Facing the future with a look 10 years forward

    Moderator:
    John Laird, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Dierk Scheinert, Manish Mehta, Krishna Rocha-Singh, Chris Metzger
    1. -

      Announcement of the winners of the Vascular Carreer Award 2017

    2. -

      Type B aortic dissection: Endovascular grafting will be required in most patients

        Manish Mehta
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

        Holy Name Medical Center Teaneck - Live case center
    4. -

      Drug-coated balloons: Will be used in every vascular bed, yes or no?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

      The breakthrough in complex tibial and pedal revascularisation will be….

        John Laird
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

        Holy Name Medical Center Teaneck - Live case center
    7. -

      We will have agreed upon indications for repair of asymptomatic carotid atenosis, yes or no?

        Chris Metzger
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    CX@LINC: aortic endovascular techniques at CX 2017

    Moderator:
    Roger Greenhalgh
    Panel:
    Tilo Kölbel, Dittmar Böckler, Andrew Holden
    1. -

      Welcome by panel

    2. -

      Video presentation: "Tips and tricks in aortic arch interventions"

        Tilo Kölbel
    3. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    4. -

      Video presentation: “FEVAR case: how to reduce radiation exposure during complex endovascular repair” from S. Haulon presented by

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    6. -

      Video presentation: “Technique for delivery of branched grafts during chimney or juxta-renal aortic procedures”

        Andrew Holden
    7. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    8. -

      Video presentation: “Tips and tricks for on table imaging to detect EVAR endoleak”

        Dittmar Böckler
    9. -

      Audience participation and discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and TIPS

    Moderator:
    Ulf Teichgräber
    Panel:
    Thomas J. Vogl, Maciej Pech, Walter Wohlgemuth, Boris Radeleff
    1. -

      Medium and long-term outcome of prostate artery embolisation for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia

        Antonio Gaetano Rampoldi
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

      TIPS Implantation: results and outcome in a liver transplant center

        Thomas J. Vogl
    4. -

      Value of cone-beam CT to identify anatomic variations for prostate artery embolisation

        Tobias Franiel, Via satellite from Jena
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of arterial-venous malformations: Effectivness and safety

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

        Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt - Live case center
    7. -

      Interventional treatment of acute and chronic gastrointestinal bleeding

        René Aschenbach
    8. -

      Beyond gastrointestinal bleeding – Tips and tricks for emergency coil embolisation in various locations

        Boris Radeleff
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    CICE@LINC: The role of mechanical thrombectomy in arterial and venous obstructions

    Moderator:
    Armando Lobato
    1. Venous thrombectomy: greater effectiveness with lower risk!

        Luiz Antonio Furuya
    2. Hemodialysis vascular access salvage with mechanical debulking device

        Cristina Riguetti-Pinto
    3. Mechanical debulking – Is it effective in endograft iliac limb occlusion?

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    4. Mechanical thrombectomy in peripheral interventions: A multitask and effective tool in a widening scenario. Current evidence and technical tips.

        Bruno Freitas
    5. Acute and subacute ischemia of the lower limb – Can mechanical debulking replace surgery and thrombolyses?

        Miroslav Bulvas
    6. Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – CLI/PVD/SFA

    Moderator:
    Ramon Varcoe, Richard Heuser, Young-Guk Ko
    1. -

      Successful limb salvage in severe Buerger’s disease with aggressive endovascular approach

        Nattawut Puangpunngam
    2. -

      Direct revascularisation (DR) to improve wound healing and prevent major amputation in CLI

        Ammar Safar
    3. -

      FemPop graft failure: Resurrection with the CrossLock™LP

        Richard Heuser
    4. -

      Endovascular treatment for puncture site complication, inguinal hemorrhage, and incorrect puncture for internal jugular vein

        Akihiko Miyata
    5. -

      Radial access with embolic protection device to remove organised thrombus of left upper brachial artery

        Jun-Won Lee
    6. -

      Radial approach for CLI patient with unexpected trouble

        Deniss Vasiljevs
    7. -

      EVT for Long SFA-CTO, usefulness of GIP method

        Shinichi Nakamura
    8. -

      Exceptional case of popliteal artery entrapment syndrome

        Elisa Peretti
    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of posterior Nutcracker syndrome

        Alejandro Rodríguez-Morata
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Endovenous therapies – Part II

    Moderator:
    Gerard O'Sullivan, Erin Murphy
    Panel:
    Raghu Kolluri, Matthias Ulrich, Karin Brachmann
    1. TOWARDS NEW VENOUS STENT DESIGNS: A DEVICE PARADE

    2. -

      VIVO EU and VIVO US: experience with the ZILVER VENA stent

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    3. -

      Building clinical evidence: Update on the ABRE study

        Stephen Black
    4. -

      VENOVO® Venous stent – Update on the Vernacular trial

        Houman Jalaie
    5. -

      Patency rates and clinical results of the Venovo venous stent in a real world registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Patency rates and clinical results of the Veniti VICI stent for the treatment of iliac vein lesion

        Michael Lichtenberg
    7. -

      The bifurcation stent: Sinus obliqus

        TBD
    8. -

      Matching the right venous stent to your patient and their individual anatomy

        Ramon Varcoe
    9. -

      How to use anatomical landmarks only to precisely position left common iliac venous stents at the IVC confluence

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    10. -

      Re-intervention in venous stents – causes, identification and solution

        Rick de Graaf
    11. FOCUS ON SUPERFICIAL VENOUS DISEASE

    12. -

      Diagnostic workup prior to ablation therapy of superficial venous disease

        Anina Lukhaup
    13. -

      VeClose trial: Cyanoacrylate closure vs. RF ablation 36-month results

        Tobias Hirsch
    14. -

      Laser technology: latest developments

        Matthias Ulrich
    15. -

      Managing the challenging patient: Ancillary procedures for complex anatomies

        Raghu Kolluri
    16. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Marc Bosiers, Lawrence Garcia
    Panel:
    Chris Metzger, Ulrich Beschorner, Ralph-Ingo Rückert, Martin Malina, Darren Schneider
    1. -

      Is it now time for endovascular techniques to conquer the CFA?

        Martin Malina
    2. -

      Complex stenting of the common femoral artery

        Yann Gouëffic
    3. -

      Recanalisation of femoral bifurcations using the Culotte stent technique

        Erwin Blessing
    4. -

      The VMI-CFA study: A physician-initiated study investigating the Supera stent in the common femoral artery (preliminary 6-month results)

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    6. -

      Drug-eluting treatments of the common femoral artery – the last frontier

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    7. -

      Combined use of directional atherectomy and DCB for the treatment of the CFA: immediate and one-year outcomes

        Angelo Cioppa
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    9. -

      DCB for popliteal artery stenosis: Update from the IN.PACT Flexion trial

        Marc Bosiers
    10. -

      Results from the 100 patients of the prospective TIGRIS Vienna study

        Martin Werner
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced techniques for challenging necks cont’d and solutions for endoleaks

    Moderator:
    Tilo Kölbel, Roberto Chiesa
    Panel:
    Dittmar Böckler, Jean-Paul de Vries, Mario Lachat, Ayman Al-Sibaie, Mauro Gargiulo
    1. -

      Combined technique (cHFEVAR) (chimney + fenestrated endograft) for complex aneurysm

        Eric Ducasse
    2. -

      Recorded live case: The fenestrated Anaconda endograft

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Adaptation of the peri-renal aorta after placement of an AAA stent graft

        Robbert Meerwaldt
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    5. -

      Changes in stent graft apposition and neck morphology post EVAR, CHEVAR and FEVAR. Are there any differences?

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    6. -

      3–4x FEVAR vs. standard 2xFEVAR: expected advantages and potential risks

        Eric Verhoeven
    7. -

      Routine closure of gutters with liquid polymer solves the Chimney problem and makes them as good as fenestrated grafts

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    8. -

      100% of RAAAs can be treated by EVAR and adjunct techniques as Chimneys and Onyx embolisation – a single center study

        Thomas Larzon
    9. -

      Treatment options of late failures (particularly migration) of EVAS

        Michel Reijnen
    10. -

      Aneurysm sac filling: a new method to treat endoleaks

        Michael Jacobs
    11. -

      Transcaval embolisation of Type 2 Endoleak after EVAR

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Miscellaneous topics: Renal, visceral interventions and beyond

    Moderator:
    Robert Lookstein, Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    Dai-Do Do, Thomas Heller, Felix Mahfoud
    1. -

      Renal stenting: Are there still valid indications?

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    2. -

      Update on renal denervation: Latest technical developments and data

        Felix Mahfoud
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Chronic visceral ischemia: tips and tricks

        Jos van den Berg
    5. -

      Large vessel vasculitis - messages for the interventionalist

        Ulrich Hoffmann
    6. -

      Endovascular techniques for visceral artery aneurysm treatment

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

        Holy Name Medical Center Teaneck - Live case center
    8. -

      The SUTTON syndrome: Rare but dangerous

        Steffen Basche
    9. -

      Interventional options for treatment of pelvic congestion syndrome

        Gerard O'Sullivan

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme BTK interventions

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider, Roberto Ferraresi
    Panel:
    Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Olaf Bakker, Miguel Montero-Baker, Steven Kum, Antonio Micari
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    2. -

      Micro knuckle technique: Quick and easy recanalisation of re-occluded BTK arteries

        Kazushi Urasawa
    3. -

      DCB for BTK arteries: New technologies and latest data

        Francesco Liistro
    4. -

      Adventitial drug delivery for treatment of infrapopliteal critical limb ischemia

        Ehrin Armstrong
    5. -

      When is below-the-ankle angioplasty indicated and how to introduce it into your practice?

        Peter Schneider
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

        Policlinico Abano Terme - Live case center
    7. -

      Dorsalis pedis artery entrapment: curiosity or clinical issue in CLI patients?

        Roberto Ferraresi
    8. -

      How to assess procedural success in complex CLI-settings? Initial OMNIA results: unique tool in the assessment and clinical management of CLI

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

      Angio-perfusion imaging in CLI-patients with pharmacological and catheter-based interventions? Can we predict outcome?

        Peter Huppert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Pioneering techniques for the thoracic aorta and the aortic arch

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau, Mario Lachat
    Panel:
    Frank Veith, Weiguo Fu, Frank Criado, Tilo Kölbel, Christoph Nienaber, Marc van Sambeek
    1. -

      Blunt trauma aortic injury management: lacks in evidence to be overcome

        Vicente Riambau
    2. -

      Technique and early experience using TAG conformable with active control system

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      The new Medtronic Valiant Navion TEVAR device: How this new low-profile device can impact TEVAR

        Fabio Verzini
    4. -

      Latest clinical evidence of the Relay thoracic stentgraft

        Vicente Riambau
    5. -

      Clinical experience with a new thoracic stent graft system (Ankura™). Procedural analysis, 30 days and 6-month results in a single center study

        Theodoros Kratimenos
    6. -

      What is current best practice for Type A dissection repair? – Surgical techniques, outcomes and secondary procedures

        Michael Borger
    7. -

      Endovascular repair of post dissection aneurysms involving the arch and thoracoabdominal aorta

        Stéphan Haulon, Via satellite from Paris
    8. -

      The role of stent grafts in ascending aortic aneurysms

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    9. -

      Aortic arch pathology options: Open, hybrid, fenestration, chinmey or branched stent graft?

        Chang Shu, Via satellite from Leipzig
    10. -

      Endografting of the aortic arch: current results and future techniques

        Tilo Kölbel
    11. -

      Mid-term results of endovascular arch repair with parallel grafts

        Mario Lachat
    12. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    13. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    14. -

      Arch repair with the Bolton Medical RelayBranch thoracic stentgraft system: Multi-center experience

        Joost A. van Herwaarden
    15. -

      European experience with a thoracic device to treat the arch

        Dittmar Böckler
    16. -

      Limitations in patient selection for arch branched devices

        Stéphan Haulon, Via satellite from Paris
    17. -

      Conversion to open surgery following failed thoracic endovascular repair

        Michael Jacobs
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aortoiliac and femoral

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer, Tony Das
    Panel:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Hans Krankenberg, Yasutaka Yamauchi
    1. Target stent and anchor balloon: strategies for complex iliac artery chronic total occlusion crossing

        Ethan Korngold
    2. Reconstruction of occluded iliac artery in Takayaso's arteritis

        Mohammad Ansari
    3. Thigh access in PAD

        Bryan Kluck
    4. Directional Atherectomy and Anti-Restenotic Theraphy (DAART) in multilevel disease

        Carlos Abel Gutierrez Diaz
    5. Catheter-directed thrombolysis for acute limb ischemia

        Hwan-Jun Jae
  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Advanced EVAR therapy with Heli-FX EndoAnchors

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      New indication for Heli-FX EndoAnchors with Endurant II: further option in treatment of hostile necks

        Sven Seifert
    3. -

      EVAR revision setting: how can Heli-FX EndoAnchors improve the outcomes?

        Dittmar Böckler
    4. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors in the thoracoabdominal aorta

        Jörg Teßarek
    5. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors during TEVAR: indications and outcomes

        Piotr Kasprzak
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Global expert exchange: Selected challenging cases and complications

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Ayman Al-Sibaie
    1. -

      Venous and AV access

    2. -

      Application of drug coated balloon angioplasty for pulmonary vein stenosis. Novel approach

        Bhaskar Purushottam
    3. -

      Acute phlegmasia cerulea dolens related to complete subacute occlusion of the entire left LE deep venous system in the setting of typical May-thurner syndrome

        Hady Lichaa
    4. -

      Pseudoaneurysm after IVC filter removal

        John Phillips
    5. -

      Critical limb ischemia

    6. -

      Creation of a multidiciplinary limb preservation program improves limb salvage and increases endovascular volume in a tertiary referral center

        David O'Connor
    7. -

      Feasibility and outcomes of delay revascularization in patients with PAD and tissue loss

        Christian Bianchi
    8. -

      Management of diabetic foot with toe gangrene and severe arterial disease

        Ahmed Kayssi
    9. -

      Impact of hemodialysis on outcomes for patients with CLI: Assessment using the WIfI classification

        Shin Okamoto
    10. -

      Hybrid treatment of aortoiliac and femoral occlusion for patients with critical limb ischemia

        Jang Yong Kim
    11. -

      Telehealth use in wound care

        John Phillips
    12. -

      Visceral, renal and mesenteric

    13. -

      Treatment of a pancreaticoduodenal arcade aneurysm with a flow modulator stent

        Lucas Freire
    14. -

      Persistent sciatic artery aneurysm treated with a use of VIABAHN endoprosthesis

        Shigeo Ichihashi
    15. -

      A case of successfully treated penaile ischmic ulcer by internal pudendal artery plasty in a hemodialysis patient

        Tomoyasu Sato
    16. -

      Management of spontaneous isolated dissection of the superior mesenteric artery

        Hwan-Jun Jae
    17. -

      Renal denervation in Korea

        In-Ho Chae
    18. -

      Renal thrombectomy and vena stent

        Roberto Beck
    19. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: EVAR part I

    Juror:
    Piergiorgio Cao, Frank Vermassen
    1. -

      A comparison of radiation exposure during endovascular aortic aneurysm repair with or without endostapling

        Aadil Ahmed
    2. -

      Comparative study on endovascular aneurysm repair using ultra-low profile polymer-filled (PF) vs. self-expanding metallic (SEM) endografts

        Yuk Law
    3. -

      Open thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic repair in patients with connective tissue disease

        Drosos Kotelis
    4. -

      Favorable Impact of TEVAR on long-term survival of patients with acute uncomplicated Type B aortic dissection

        Virendra Patel
    5. -

      Clinical application of 3-dimensional image fusion guidance (VesselNavigator, Philips) during EVAR: a single-center assessment of its beneficial role in reducing contrastinduced nephropathy and radiation hazard

        Byung Chan Lee
    6. -

      Low-profile polymer-based endografts (Ovation – Endologix) implantation and postoperative type 2 endoleak incidence and fate in an unselected population

        Wassim Mansour
    7. -

      Long-term results of the petticoat concept with the use of balloon-expandable stents in treating extended aortic dissections, complicated by malperfusion syndrome

        Ksenya Kochkina
    8. -

      Dynamic geometry of renal arteries in untreated AAA, snorkel endovascular aneurysm repair, and snorkel endovascular aneurysm sealing

        Christopher Cheng
    9. -

      Comparison of complication and success rates of perclose proglide closure device in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation and endovascular aneurysm repair

        Gündüz Durmuş
    10. -

      Use of Heparin Bonded VIabahn BX balloon expandable stengrafts in fenestrated and branched EVAR

        Kong Teng Tan
    11. -

      Branched endovascular repair for thoracoabdominal aneurysms – a single centre midterm experience

        Giovanni Santoro
    12. -

      Geometric features of the thoracic aorta and endograft correlate with TEVAR bird-beaking severity

        Maxfield Frohlich
    13. -

      Quantification of thoracic aortic longitudinal centerline and surface curvatures for TEVAR planning and evaluation

        Johan Bondesson
    14. -

      A new method for treatment of Type 2 endoleak after EVAR: Sac Embolisation with Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (SEBOA)

        Y. Ogawa
    15. -

      Fusion imaging significantly reduces contrast doses and radiation during endovascular aortic repair

        Susanne Anton
    16. -

      Embolization for Type 1a endoleak after TEVAR via direct transthoracic puncture in pig models

        Shiro Onozawa
    17. -

      Results of AFX unibody stent-graft implantation in patients with TASC D aortoiliac lesions and coexistent abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Wassim Mansour
    18. -

      Contrast-induced acute kidney injury after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

        Cinthia Alonzo
    19. -

      TEVAR improves survival despite otherwise dismal outcomes in complicated Type B aortic dissection

        Virendra Patel
    20. -

      Peripheral covered stents in bleeding control: short term results

        Paolo Bonanno
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: The role of purely mechanical debulking in thrombus containing lesions in arteries and veins

    Moderator:
    Gerard O'Sullivan
    Panel:
    Bruno Migliara, Michael Lichtenberg, Miroslav Bulvas, Romaric Loffroy, Steven Kum
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      ISR-treatment – The Leipzig experience with purely mechanical debulking

        Sven Bräunlich
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. -

      Mechanical debulking in bypass occlusions – very fast and highly effective

        Bruno Migliara
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Setting up a deep venous service in your hospital

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    7. -

      Our patients with acute proximal DVT – Effective thrombus removal with purely mechanical thrombectomy can lead to better outcomes

        Michael Lichtenberg
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex BBT and BTA

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    Moderator:
    Chris Metzger
    Panel:
    Osamu Iida, Sabine Steiner, Gary Ansel, Daizo Kawasaki
    1. Determinants of successful below-the-knee and below-the-ankle intervention: Patient characteristic, anatomical considerations and advanced techniques

        Timothy Yates
    2. Rationale and algorithm for below-the-knee acute gain optimization

        Flavio Airoldi
    3. Efficacy of pedal artery angioplasty toward severity of pedal artery disease: a subanalysis of the rendezvous registry

        Yoshinori Tsubakimoto
    4. Various strategies for managing the complication during below-the-knee intervention

        Sang Woo Park
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – embo

    Moderator:
    René Aschenbach
    Panel:
    Tim Ole Petersen, Ayman Al-Sibaie
    1. -

      Assessment of PTEN-associated vascular malformations in a patient with Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome

        Robert Clemens
    2. -

      Onyx syndrome post embolisation of Type II endoleak

        Tamer Sayed
    3. -

      The clinical case of three successful TIPS procedures in one patient with recurrent episodes of variceal bleeding

        Evgeny Kosovtsev
    4. -

      Case of a perplexing angiofibroma: maximal tumor resection utilising multimodal devascularisation techniques as an adjuvant therapy for tumor resection

        Robert Reyes
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of hemorrhagic complications in percutaneous renal surgery: Case reports and literature review

        Marcelo Giusti
    6. -

      Hystoacryl for a complex AV malformation

        Amr Abdel Rahim
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm after pancreticoduodenectomy

        Miguel Lemos Gomes
    8. -

      Endovascular treatment of splenic aneurysm

        Cristina Busoni
    9. -

      Splenic artery pseudoaneurysm due to recurrent pancreatitis: coiling or stenting? A case report and review of literature

        Carmen Schoonjans
    10. -

      The impact of combined coiling and liquid sclerotherapy compared to coiling only on symptoms of pelvic congestion syndrome

        Mosaad Soliman
    11. -

      Transarterial embolisation for chronic shoulder pain in a patient who can not take pain medicine due to ulceratice colitis

        Sang Woo Park
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    BARD innovations

    Moderator:
    Eric Ducasse
    Discussant:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Bart Dolmatch
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Single center patency rates and clinical results of the VENOVO® venous stent in complicated cases

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      The role of COVERA™ vascular covered stent in the management of dysfunctioning AV access

        Bart Dolmatch
    4. -

      Expanding the treatment options of atherosclerotic lesions in femoral arteries with COVERA PLUS™

        Massimiliano Di Primio
    5. -

      A look at focused force in calcified lesions

        Ralf Langhoff
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Focus session: Endovascular fixation of endografts

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Vicente Riambau, Jean-Paul de Vries, Colin Bicknell, Giovanni Pratesi, Hence Verhagen
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    2. -

      Mid-term results from ANCHOR: How does this data influence the treatment algorithm for hostile EVAR anatomies

        Colin Bicknell
    3. -

      Failure modes of endoanchors – What have we learned?

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    4. -

      Endoanchors can prevent cranial migration of thoracic endografts: When and how should they be used

        Vicente Riambau
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The remaining challenges: Long lesions and in-stent-restenosis (ISR)

    Moderator:
    George Adams, Dai-Do Do
    Panel:
    Torsten Fuß, Jos van den Berg, Hans Krankenberg, Sabine Steiner, Chris Metzger
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of severe TASC C & D lesion with Gore® Viabahn endoprosthesis

        Michele Antonello
    2. -

      Comparing endoluminal to open fempop bypasses: Final 2-year results of the SUPER B trial

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      2-year results of a novel Bi-Directional SFA stent design: A comparative study of safety and efficacy

        Hans Krankenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      The ZILVERPASS study: a randomised study comparing ZILVER PTX stenting with bypass in femoropopliteal lesions (preliminary 12-month results)

        Marc Bosiers
    6. -

      2-year results of the COPA CABANA RCT of DCB vs. PTA for femoropopliteal ISR

        Gunnar Tepe
    7. -

      New evidence from Laser + DCB in ISR

        Ehrin Armstrong
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    9. -

      “Crush stenting” – an alternative approach to manage occluded femoropopliteal stents

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Introducing innovative solutions for the treatment of aortic disease

    Moderator:
    Frank Veith, Christoph Nienaber
    Panel:
    Giovanni Torsello, Dittmar Böckler, Robert Rhee, Michel Makaroun
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      First clinical experience with GORE® TAG® Conformable stent graft with ACTIVE CONTROL system

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    4. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

      Combining new technologies with a history of proven results in TEVAR

        Hence Verhagen
    6. -

      Expanding EVAR indications with a next generation AAA endograft conforming to 90 degree neck angulations

        Robert Rhee
    7. -

      New horizon in endovascular care: early experience with an innovative thoracic branched device

        Michel Makaroun
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex CTOs

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from Abano Terme:
    Marco Manzi
    Moderator:
    Antonio Micari, Ralf Langhoff
    Panel:
    Masahiko Fujihara, Lawrence Garcia, Ramon Varcoe
    1. Does anybody remember how to do distal bypasses? When and how?

        Matthew Menard
    2. The PIERCE technique for recanalization of heavily calcified arteries in hemodialysis patients

        Tomoyasu Sato
    3. Rationale for extravascular ultrasound image-guided revascularisation

        Francesco Liistro
    4. Critical limb ischemia of the upper extremity: Partial vs. full revascularisation

        Dwight Dishmon
    5. Retrograde approach for lower limb intervention

        Shaiful Azmi Yahaya
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part I

    Moderator:
    Martin Werner, Lieven Maene
    1. MY MOST INTERESTING CASE

    2. -

      Carotid stenting

        Gianmarco de Donato
    3. -

      Complex femoropoliteal case

        Koen Deloose
    4. -

      Endovascular aortic repair

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Infrapopliteal recanalisation

        Jean Marc Pernes
    6. -

      Discussion

    7. ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    8. -

      Optical coherence tomography in peripheral interventions

        Arne Schwindt
    9. -

      Radiation protection – from global to local

        Alexander Gangl
    10. -

      Drug eluting balloons: Update

        Axel Fischer
    11. -

      Drug eluting stents: Update

        Bärbel Berekoven
    12. -

      Adventitial drug infusion to prevent restenosis

        Marianne Brodmann
    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR-thoracic/thoracoabdominal

    1. -

      Percutaneous transapical left ventricular access for thoracic endovascular aortic repair

        Atman Shah
    2. -

      Management of complicated Type B dissections

        Jorge Chavarría
    3. -

      Extracorporeal bypass use improves outcomes of open thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair

        Virendra Patel
    4. -

      Treatment of aortic arch diseases: open, hybrid, chimney or fenestration

        Chang Shu
    5. -

      Type Ia endoleak after chimney TEVAR for aortic dissection; treatment with vascular plug and coils

        Je-Hwan Won
    6. -

      Migration of a chimney graft during urgent TEVAR

        Gabriel Inaraja Pérez
    7. -

      Sandwich EVAR occlude celiac and superior mesenteric artery treatment for infected suprarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm: Case report

        Supatcha Prasertcharoensuk
    8. -

      Off label use of the Nellix EVAS system in a patient with a Type III endoleak

        Ilaria Ficarelli
    9. -

      Stent-graft use in vascular injury in war time

        Nasser Algharem
    10. -

      Management of aorto-enteric fistula using Nellix graft (EVAS)

        Ahmed Elbasty
    11. -

      Troubleshooting during complex TEVAR: Kommerell diverticulum

        Gabriel Inaraja Pérez
    12. -

      Late renal salvage after renal occlusion during EVAR – “Don’t give up early on the renals”

        James McKinsey
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: EVAR part II

    Juror:
    Marc van Sambeek, Jean-Paul de Vries
    1. -

      Geometrical remodeling of the aortic arch after hybrid treatment

        Alice Finotello
    2. -

      Endovascular management of peri-aortic fibrosis. Mid-term outcomes

        Niall O'Reilly
    3. -

      Renal snorkel stent length affects branch angle in snorkel EVAR and EVAS patients

        Ga-Young Suh
    4. -

      Morphological changes in stentgraft after endovascular aneurysm repair using ALTURA

        Artis Knapsis
    5. -

      Multiaxial pulsatile compliance changes to the thoracic aorta from before to after TEVAR

        Ga-Young Suh
    6. -

      Acidosis predicts perioperative mortality after surgical and endovascular treatment for a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm

        Alberto Froio
    7. -

      Analysing the society for vascular surgery/american association for vascular surgery scoring systems for outcomes post endovascular aortic repair

        Patrick Canning
    8. -

      Clinical outcomes of ruptured AAA in single hospital

        Jin Go
    9. -

      Prevelance of AAA in Saudi Arabia

        Faris Alomran
    10. -

      The effect of TEVAR for blunt thoracic aortic injury on maximal aortic diameter: mid- and long-term outcome

        Hozan Mufty
    11. -

      Interaction of progenitor endothelial cells and NK lymphocytes in blood of patients as the sign and reason the late low survival rate after EVAR

        Alexei Svetlikov
    12. -

      Centralization of flow concept: implantation of non-covered stents in the aorta for malperfusion syndrome in corrected aortic dissection

        Ivo Petrov
    13. -

      Endovascular management of ruptured aorto/iliac aneurysms, early experience

        Mohamed El Maadawy
    14. -

      The VENT technique using ovation stent-graft for juxtarenal aneurysms in patients with small iliac access vessels

        Mariagnese Mele
    15. -

      Conformability of Medtronic Endurant II endovascular stent graft in combination with Jotec iliac branched devices treating aortoiliac aneurysms

        Kees-Jan Sikkink
    16. -

      Predictors of major adverse anatomical events after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

        Mohammed Elkassaby
    17. -

      Adaptation of the peri-renal aorta after placement of an Anaconda AAA stent graft

        Maaike Koenrades
    18. -

      Short term outcome of endovascular repair of patients with thoracic aortic diseases

        Hamdy Soliman
    19. -

      The history of the first in the world stentgraft invention. The role of professor Volodos N.L. Masks thrown off

        Alexei Svetlikov
    20. -

      Software to help choosing an infra renal abdominal aortic aneurysm endoprotese

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    21. -

      The aXurge project. Feasibility of a mathematical platform for abdominal aortic aneurism risk assessment and surgical planning

        Maurizio Domanin
    22. -

      Experience with BeGraft stent at the Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Spain

        Santiago Gil Sánchez
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch symposium: Live case with Dr. Andrej Schmidt: Options for crossing

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, William Loan
    live with:
    Andrej Schmidt
    1. Welcome

        Peter Schneider
    2. What you need to know about crossing BTK lesions

        William Loan
    3. Live case transmission from Leipzig and panel discussion

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    4. Panel discussion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: Active sac management with Nellix: Addressing the problems of EVAR

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Panel:
    Andrew Holden, Michel Reijnen, Patrick Berg
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Nellix: Lessons learned from the EVAS Forward Global Registry and the future role of polymer sealing in AAA management

        Andrew Holden
    3. -

      The DEVASS study: Influence of patient selection on outcomes following EVAS with Nellix within the various IFU

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Reduction in cardiovascular related adverse events following active sac management with Nellix vs. EVAR: Are there biological advantages?

        Patrick Berg
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Piotr Szopiński
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Lunch symposium: BioMimics 3D®: The importance of Swirling Flow® in treating atherosclerosis and preventing restenosis in femoropopliteal arteries

    Moderator:
    Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Timothy Sullivan, Michael Lichtenberg
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      The science behind Swirling Flow®

        Timothy Sullivan
    3. -

      1-year results from the MIMICS-2 study

        Thomas Zeller, Via satellite from Bad Krozingen
    4. -

      Two techniques to limit restenosis – drugs and Swirling Flow®

        Gary Ansel
    5. -

      BioMimics 3D in my clinical practice

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – Peripheral vascular disease

    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff
    Panel:
    Richard Heuser
    1. -

      X-ray angiography using kinetic imaging: optimizing signal-to-noise ratio

        István Góg
    2. -

      A new device for Seldinger technique improvement

        Enric Roche
    3. -

      Presentation of a novel access route (snuff box/deep palmar branch of radial artery) for coronary angiography and intervention

        Farshad Roghani-Dehkordi
    4. -

      Snare-piercing technique to facilitate the re-entry into the true lumen from the subintimal space

        Marta Lobato
    5. -

      Drug transfer to the vessel wall by drug-coated hyper-compliant balloon catheters (DCHCB)

        Maciej Kusmierczuk
    6. -

      Sirolimus on drug-coated balloons?

        Daniel Peters-Berg
    7. -

      New switch back technique from the one puncture site of femoral artery

        Kazuki Tobita
    8. -

      Endovascular repair of a popliteal artery with an autovenous transplant

        Alexey Ivanov
    9. -

      The use of CrossLock™ catheter for treatment of complex peripheral CTOs

        Richard Heuser
    10. -

      FLEX scoring catheter: a novel device facilitating in the preparation of vessels for angioplasty

        TBD
    11. -

      Novel technique to tackle flush Superficial Femoral Artery (SFA) Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)

        Ahmad Naga
    12. -

      Initial experience with the Soundbite CTO wire technology

        Eric Therasse
    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Armando Lobato
    1. -

      A3-Shield: A translational approach towards small abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) therapy

        Uwe Raaz
    2. -

      The Sandwich technique to treat aortoiliac aneurysms: How to size the parallel grafts

        Samer Koussayer
    3. -

      Re-entry devices for lamella neo-fenestration during endovascular aortic repair of chronic type-B aortic dissection

        Tommaso Cambiaghi
    4. -

      New use of OVATION device in Non-favorable anatomies: Conversion to aortomonoiliac

        Rebeca Pérez López
    5. -

      Delayed occluding membrane „Aachen DOM“ – A new approach for spinal cord protection during endvascular aortic repair

        Drosos Kotelis
    6. -

      A single center experience revising previous abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysm repairs with a visceral manifold stent graft

        Patrick Kelly
    7. -

      FEVAR for chronic type B dissection. Radiofrequency wire makes planning easy and improves success rate of procedure

        Kong Teng Tan
    8. -

      DOMINUS-AB DEVICE: Expectation of a branched device for use in aortic arch aneurysms (of the shelf)

        Fábio Pereira
    9. -

      ReBel-B technique for Treatment of isolated Common Iliac Aneurysm or during EVAR

        Paolo Righini
    10. -

      Fusion Images, Laser & Fenestration In Situ (FIL&FIS) for complex aortic aneurysm using CTA image overlay: feasibility study

        Marek Majewski
    11. -

      Percutaneous access downsizing for early limb reperfusion in fenestrated/branched TAAA repair