LINC 2019 preliminary programme


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

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

LINC 2019 preliminary programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 1

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Keep on walking: Steps towards successfull PAD treatment

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Thomas Zeller, Jonathan Sobocinski, Koen Deloose, Jörg Teßarek
    1. -

      Step by step SFA/pop treatment algorithm

        Thomas Zeller
    2. -

      Step by step selection algorithm and clinical decision making through OCT technology

        Jonathan Sobocinski
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Supera CFA VMI 1-year follow-up results

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      Supera in AVF management and 3-year outcomes

        Shannon Thomas
    6. -

      Supera in popliteal aneurysm, proof of concept, and clinical outcomes

        Jörg Teßarek
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Acute deep vein thrombosis

    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Stephen Black, Houman Jalaie, Erin Murphy
    1. -

      Ascending femoropopliteal DVT without iliac vein involvement: any role for endovascular therapy

        Olivier Hartung
    2. -

      Ultrasound-assisted thrombolysis for acute DVT: effect of ultrasound waves and microbubbles on thrombus removal

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    3. -

      The CAVA study

        Houman Jalaie
    4. -

      Evidence for endovascular therapy of iliofemoral DVT: CAVENT, ATTRACT, CAVA, uncontrolled studies

        Stephen Black
    5. -

      Anticoagulation therapy following endovascular therapy of iliofemoral DVT

        Tim Sebastian
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Management of carotid artery disease: Remaining controversies, latest technologies, and challenges ahead

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Martin Storck, Horst Sievert, Giancarlo Biamino, Frank Veith
    1. -

      Assessment of carotid plaque morphology using photoacoustic imaging

        Marc van Sambeek
    2. -

      LINC status update: Management of asymptomatic stenose: Medical therapy is usually sufficient for asymptomatic carotid stenosis. What are the exceptions?

        Dorothee Saur
    3. -

      LINC status update: Management of asymptomatic stenose: Carotid repair is best for asymptomatic carotid stenosis because medical management alone does not work

        Peter Schneider
    4. -

      Status update on the ongoing trials looking at asymptomatic carotid stenoses

        Alison Halliday
    5. -

      Audience vote

    6. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

    7. -

      Carotid interventions – is there a gender difference in outcome?

        Martin Storck
    8. -

      40 years of carotid angioplasty – A glance back

        Klaus Mathias
    9. -

      Parameters affecting the risk of embolization during carotid stenting

        Peter Huppert
    10. -

      Initial clinical study of the new CGuard™ MicroNet®covered carotid-stent: One size fits all – experimental data and clinical results

        Christian Wissgott
    11. -

      1-year results of the SCAFFOLD study: GORE PTFE mesh-covered carotid stent

        Peter Schneider
    12. -

      Dual layer stents for CAS: all you need to know to avoid acute re-occlusion

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    13. -

      Proximal protection during CAS: Why is it the superior concept?

        Giancarlo Biamino
    14. -

      TECAR with proximal flow reversal in symptomatic patients is superior to carotid endarterectomy no matter what kind of stent is used – results of a prospective study which includes DWMRI analysis

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    15. -

      Avoiding and managing complications during CAS – lessons learned

        Horst Sievert
    16. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

    17. -

      LINC status update: Is carotid stenting largely equivalent to carotid endartherectomy for the majority of patients with significant carotid disease and indication for revascularisation? What are the open questions?

        William Gray, Frank Veith
    18. -

      Audience vote

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    “To stent or not to stent?” – Latest data on stentless and stent-based treatment approaches for femoropopliteal lesions

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, William Gray
    Panel:
    Osamu Iida, Marianne Brodmann, Gunnar Tepe, Marc Bosiers, Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Ramon Varcoe
    1. FOCUS ON NEW DATA ON DRUG-COATED BALLOONS

    2. -

      First time data release: Randomized trial of DCB vs. PTA: Final 3-year clinical outcomes from IN.PACT Japan

        Osamu Iida
    3. -

      First time data release: Insights from the IN.PACT global study 3-year data: Does lesion complexity affect results?

        Jos van den Berg
    4. -

      First time data release: IN.PACT Global study 3-year outcomes for stented vs. non-stented lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    5. -

      First time data release: Real-world experience with a paclitaxel-coated balloon for the treatment of atherosclerotic infrainguinal arteries: 24-months results of the BIOLUX P-III full cohort

        Gunnar Tepe
    6. -

      First time data release: Global diabetic analyses of all Lutonix DCB SFA combined trials

        Koen Deloose
    7. -

      DCB in severe Calcium: Core-laboratory analysis and perspectives from the ILLUMINATE trial series

        Jeff Pompa
    8. -

      Stellarex in real world: Interim look from the SAVER registry

        Frank Vermassen
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    10. FOCUS ON NEW DATA ON DRUG-ELUTING STENTS AND DCB/IMPLANT COMBINATIONS

    11. -

      TOBA II Trial (Lutonix or POBA + Tack) – 1-year results

        William Gray
    12. -

      First time data release: TOBA III trial (InPact + Tack) long lesion cohort – 1-year results

        Thomas Zeller
    13. -

      First time data release: Diabetic patients treated in the IMPERIAL randomized trial comparing Eluvia and Zilver PTX stents

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    14. -

      First time data release: Japanese patients treated in the IMPERIAL randomized trial comparing Eluvia and Zilver PTX stents

        Osamu Iida
    15. -

      First time data release: Zilver PTX Japan 5-year results for paclitaxel-eluting stent treatment of femoropopliteal artery disease

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    16. -

      First time data release: Final 12-months results of the Zilverpass-RCT of Zilver PTX vs. bypass

        Marc Bosiers
    17. -

      The Illumina FIH study with a next generation DES – 12-months results

        Dierk Scheinert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Aorto iliac obstructive disease: Endoluminal solutions

    Moderator:
    Michele Antonello, Hans Krankenberg
    Panel:
    Koen Deloose, Patrice Mwipatayi, Gianmarco de Donato, Sean Lyden, Aljoscha Rastan, Frank Vermassen
    1. -

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

        Michele Antonello
    2. -

      Crossing techniques for complex aortoiliac obstructions – Why is the bi-directional approach the best?

        Andrej Schmidt
    3. -

      Self-expanding vs. balloon-expandable stents for iliac artery disease: Is either superior?

        Hans Krankenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      The value of covered stents in treatment of complex TASC C and D iliac lesions: the initial experiences with the BELSTREAM study

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      First time data release: The BOLSTER study with the Lifestream covered stent in iliac lesions – 3-year outcomes

        John Laird
    7. -

      Case discussion: Challenging bilateral iliac case treated with VBX

        Hany Zayed
    8. -

      Case discussion: Covered self-expandable endoprosthesis and dual component stent for iliac treatment

        Raffaello Bellosta
    9. -

      Case discussion: Aorto iliac case with covered balloon expandable stent

        Gianmarco de Donato
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: See clearly, treat optimally: image guided therapy on the rise

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Constantino Peña, Jim A. Reekers, Fabrizio Fanelli, Maria Louisa Izamis
    1. -

      Introduction and learning objectives

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Next generation pan-vascular suite: optimizing patient management and outcomes

        Constantino Peña
    3. -

      Perfusion angiography for optimizing planning and treatment of diabetic foot

        Jim A. Reekers
    4. -

      BTK recorded case presentation

        Marco Manzi
    5. -

      Role of IVUS within a “treat optimally” algorithm of care

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    6. -

      Innovations at the forefront: a glance at the future of image guided therapy

        Maria Louisa Izamis
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    8. -

      Q&A and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Venous stent placement for post-thrombotic syndrome

    Moderator:
    Houman Jalaie, Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Robert Lookstein, Mahmood Razavi, Ramon Varcoe
    1. -

      Update on performance of venous stents for PTS patients

        Michael Lichtenberg
    2. -

      VENOVO® venous stent – 12-month update on the Vernacular trial

        Michael Dake
    3. -

      First time data release: VIRTUS trial: Pivotal cohort 12-month primary safety and efficacy results of the Vici venous stent system

        Mahmood Razavi
    4. -

      IVUS and pressure gradients for PTS treatment: mandatory or fancy?

        Rick de Graaf
    5. -

      IVC reconstruction with old and new stents for PTS patients

        Erin Murphy
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

    Moderator:
    Steven Kum
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Lunch symposium: Treating PAD in the SFA: “Challenge the status quo”

    Moderator:
    Michael Dake
    Panel:
    Marc Bosiers, Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    1. -

      Covariate analysis – 2400 pt in difficult patients

        Michael Dake
    2. -

      Zilverpass: Zilver PTX vs. bypass: 1-year data on ZILVERPASS

        Marc Bosiers
    3. -

      Follow our data, discuss evidence on ZPTX including what called real wold

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    4. -

      Summary and discussion: when do we have enough data to be convinced: do we still treat patients with PTA or BMS?

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    How guidewire technology can influence procedural outcome in different approaches

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    1. Different guidewire construction

        Jos van den Berg
    2. SFA lesions guidewire selection

        Koen Deloose
    3. POP-BTK lesions guidewire selection

        Roberto Ferraresi
    4. POP-BTK lesions guidewire selection

        Daniel Périard
    5. Table discussion & closing remarks from moderator

        Jos van den Berg
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Matthew Menard
    1. -

      Magnesium resorbable drug-eluting scaffold (Magmaris) for below the knee recanalisation: 12-months follow-up analysis

        Daniel Périard
    2. -

      Clinical effectiveness of the absorb bioresorbable vascular scaffold in patients with complex infrapopliteal arterial disease

        Atman Shah
    3. -

      24-months outcomes of patients presenting with critical limb ischemia within the BIOLUX P-III registry – a real-world clinical trial treating atheriosclerotic arteries with a paclitaxel covered balloon

        Marianne Brodmann
    4. -

      Angioplasty and stenting versus bypass graft surgery for the treatment of simultaneous femoropopliteal and infrapopliteal complex (TASC C or D) arterial disease in patients with critical limb ischemia

        Ivan Casella
    5. -

      Impact of endovascular pedal arch reconstruction on wound healing in patients with critical limb ischemia

        Young-Guk Ko
    6. -

      Impact of wound ischemia and foot Infection (WIfI) stage as an independent predictor of limb salvage in revascularised threatened limb ischemia

        Hemant Chaudhari
    7. -

      Wound blush as a prognostic factor for limb salvage in diabetic patients with ischemic tissue loss after successful endovascular treatment

        Hassan Lotfy Aly
    8. -

      Comparison between surgical and endovascular infrapopliteal limb revascularisation at a terciary cardiovascular care center

        Fabio Goldbach
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR (part I)

    Moderator:
    Konstantinos Donas
    Panel:
    Sven Seifert, Thomas Larzon
    1. -

      Open thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aortic repair after prior endovascular therapy

        Drosos Kotelis
    2. -

      The evolving management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: An Australasian experience

        Cindy Wang
    3. -

      Results of Chimney EVAR as used in the PERICLES registry to treat patients with suprarenal aortic pathologies

        Gergana T. Taneva
    4. -

      Prevention of Type II endoleak: role of evas technique in comparison to sac embolization technique in case of abdominal aortic aneurysm treatment

        Paola Scrivere
    5. -

      Systematic multi-staged endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysms with fenestrated and branched endografts (STEAR study)

        Luca Bertoglio
    6. -

      Screaning Cardiovascular patients for Aortic aNeurysms (SCAN) – High prevalence of AAA in CHD requiring intervention

        Benedikt Reutersberg
    7. -

      Hypogastric revascularisation during EVAR: surgical and endovascular techniques. Single centre experience

        Ilaria Ficarelli
    8. -

      The subclavian artery access for difficult vascular interventions

        Enrique Alejandre Lafont
    9. -

      Impact of post-EVAR graft limb kinking in EVARlimb occlusion – etiology, early diagnosis and management

        Andreia Coelho
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Lunch symposium: Why do we need proven balloon expandable covered stents for long term performance?

    Moderator:
    Eric Ducasse
    Panel:
    Eric Verhoeven, Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      The 15-year evolution of covered stent: Choosing the best stent for iliac artery disease. Is COBEST a strong evidence for V12 as choice of covered stent?

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    2. -

      Reliable performance of Advanta V12 in complex aortic cases as a renal stent

        Eric Verhoeven
    3. -

      Long-term Münster experience with Advanta V12 and latest in-vitro evidence

        Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Strategies and innovative solutions for success in complex peripheral arterial disease

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    John Laird, Theodosios Bisdas, Konstantinos Stavroulakis, Jos van den Berg
    1. -

      Endovascular lessons learned in the last decade: what are the remaining challenges?

        Theodosios Bisdas
    2. -

      Live case transmission from New York

    3. -

      Long lesions: primary stenting or DCB first?

        John Laird
    4. -

      Calcium: The Achilles heel of endovascular? Scaffold or remove before drug delivery?

        Konstantinos Stavroulakis
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      Dissections: prevent, minimize, or repair

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

    New concepts for AV-shunt revascularisation and central vein stenoses

    Moderator:
    Robert Lookstein, John Swinnen
    Panel:
    Jernej Lučev, Peter Riley, Scott Trerotola, Panagiotis Kitrou, Konstantinos Katsanos
    1. -

      Endovascular treatment of haemodialysis arteriovenous fistula

        Jernej Lučev
    2. -

      COVERA™ – 6-month update on AVeNEW trial design for outflow stenosis in AV fistula circuits

        Bart Dolmatch
    3. -

      Effectiveness of stent-grafts for the treatment of central venous disease in haemodialysis patients with functioning arteriovenous (AV) fistulas

        Peter Riley
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

    5. -

      First time data release: IN.PACT AV access drug-coated balloon study: Full baseline characteristics

        Robert Lookstein
    6. -

      First time data release: 24-months results from LUTONIX AV randomized IDE trial

        Scott Trerotola
    7. -

      First time data release: Final 6-month results from the LUTONIX® Global AV registry

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    8. -

      Recorded case presentation

    9. -

      The Australian experience with AV access

        John Swinnen
    10. -

      Singapore & Taiwan experience with the Lutonix DCB in the AV registry

        Tze Tec Chong
    11. -

      First time data release: 4Fr WavelinQ EndoAVF system latest 6-month clinical outcomes

        Robert Jones
    12. -

      Recorded case presentation

    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub-in with the experts: Innovative approaches for complex femoropopliteal lesions

    live from Berlin:
    Ralf Langhoff
    live from Leipzig:
    Sven Bräunlich
    Moderator:
    Luis Mariano Palena, Thomas Zeller
    Panel:
    Klaus Amendt, Michael Lichtenberg, Brian DeRubertis, Chris Metzger
    1. Flash presentation: Treatment algorithm for a “leaving as little as possible behind” strategy in femoro-popliteal lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    2. INDICATIONS FOR SPOT STENTING - WHERE TO PLACE SPOT STENTS?

    3. Case discussion: Major dissection treated with DCB and spot stents

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. Case discussion: Calcified long femoro-popliteal lesions treated with DCB and spot stents

        TBD
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Latest advancements in diabetic patients: May drug elution technologies improve clinical outcome?

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Andrea Kahlberg, Marco Manzi, Giancarlo Biamino
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

    2. -

      The distribution and management of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the diabetic patient with neuropathic (Charcot) arthropathy: a new paradigm of critical limb ischaemia in diabetes

        Michael Edmonds
    3. -

      Ischemia/infection/amputation: When, what, and how to intervene

        Roberto Ferraresi
    4. -

      Critical Limb Ischemia: time is crucial!

        Frank Vermassen
    5. -

      Endovascular intervention vs. open surgery: Pro/cons and boundaries

        Eric Ducasse
    6. FOCUS ON SFA

    7. -

      Current developments in drug eluting technologies for complex SFA treatment

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      When should we use DCBs? Why?

        Gunnar Tepe
    9. -

      When should we use DESs? Why?

        Andrea Kahlberg
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

    11. FOCUS ON BTK

    12. -

      Which revascularisation strategy for BTK disease in DM patients? Wound-related or total treatment?

        Steven Kum
    13. -

      When should we use DCBs? Why?

        Francesco Liistro
    14. -

      When should we use DESs? Why?

        Marco Manzi
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD/SFA

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    Gunnar Tepe, William Gray
    1. -

      Peripheral CTO crossing with the SoundBite™ active wire

        Éric Thérasse
    2. -

      Safety and feasibility of intravascular lithotripsy for treatment of common femoral artery stenoses

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      BEnefit of arterial preparation by LONGitudinal scoring before paclitaxel eluting balloon angioplasty of the superficial femoral and popliteal artery (The BELONG Study): recruitment status and early results

        Daniel Périard
    4. -

      Diabetic patients in a real-world clinical trial treated for peripheral arterial disease with a paclitaxel covered balloon. 24-month results of the BIOLUX P-III All Comers Registry

        Johnny Kent Christensen
    5. -

      EffPac-Trial: Effectiveness of LUMINOR® DCB vs. POBA in the SFA: primary endpoint and 12-months results

        Ulf Teichgräber
    6. -

      Subgroup analyses of the CONSEQUENT randomized controlled trial investigating the clinical benefits of paclitaxel-resveratrol coated balloon angioplasty

        Thomas Albrecht
    7. -

      Outcome of DEB and PTA post stenting in occluded vs. stenotic lesions – subgroup analysis of the randomized Freeway Stent study

        Josef Tacke
    8. -

      Results from the ENTRAP study: Lower extremity intervention using the Vanguard® IEP peripheral balloon angioplasty system with integrated embolic protection

        Thomas Zeller
    9. -

      Novel laser-based atherectomy catheter. Results from the Eximo Medical B-Laser™ IDE study

        Marianne Brodmann
    10. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    11. -

      Bi-directional, self-expanding stent for superficial femoral artery lesions – 2-year interim-results from the Q3 registry

        Hans Krankenberg
    12. -

      A real world comparison of interwoven nitinol (Supera®) with drug-eluting stent (Zilver® PTX®) in patients with symptomatic femoro-popliteal stenosis

        Axel Haine
    13. -

      2-years results of a pilot prospective randomized study of the effect of dissection of the lamina vastoadductoria after stenting of the superficial femoral artery on the incidence of restenosis and stent fractures in TASC-II D lesions of the femoropopliteal arterial segment

        Artem Rabtsun
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR (part II)

    Moderator:
    Frank Vermassen
    Panel:
    Spiridon Botsios
    1. -

      Aortic dilatation following Type B aortic dissection: a single-center retrospective study

        Hiu Fung Wong
    2. -

      Endovascular therapy for ischemic vs. non-ischemic complicated acute Type B aortic dissection (cATBAD)

        Ahmed Eleshra
    3. -

      New off-the-shelf FEVAR technique

        Bella Huasen
    4. -

      Feasibility of aortic neck anatomy for endovascular aneurysm repair in Korean patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm

        Deokbi Hwang
    5. -

      Sequalae of EVAR limb occlusion, a 6 yr retrospective review

        Terri-Ann Russell
    6. -

      Cardiovascular implications of post-implantation syndrome

        Joel Sousa
    7. -

      Subclavian Artery Plug Embolization (SAPE study): a real experience about endovascular subclavian occlusion prior to thoracic vascular repair

        Simone Salvati
    8. -

      Totally percutaneous access for thoracic and thoracoabdominal endovascular aortic repair: upper extremity access

        Andrea Melloni
    9. -

      Low risk of spinal cord ischemia after endovascular repair for juxtarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms using parallel stent graft implantation

        Reinhard Kopp
    10. -

      The Colt device – How cooperation with industry influenced the treatment of complex TAAAs

        Piotr Szopiński
    11. -

      “Soft” hybrid procedures in high risk patients – new view of aortic arch aneurysm treatment

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    12. -

      TEVAR performed in 106 year old female; advantage of low profile Zenith Alpha thoracic endovascular graft

        Naoki Fujimura
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Symposium: Are DCBs an effective treatment for SFA and BTK lesions?

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Virtues of VIRTUS: Exploring implications for clinical practice

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Mahmood Razavi, Michael Lichtenberg, Luis Izquierdo, Lowell Kabnick
    1. -

      Welcome and introduction

        Stephen Black
    2. -

      VIRTUS: Trial design and primary endpoint results

        Mahmood Razavi
    3. -

      Panel discussion and questions

    4. -

      Complexities of chronic venous disease

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      Imaging, it’s central role in planning and guiding intervention

        Luis Izquierdo
    6. -

      VICI VENOUS STENT: Design attributes & patient outcome

        Lowell Kabnick
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

    8. -

      Panel discussion and questions

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Dual layer mircromesh – taking the latest technology to the next level

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, Piero Montorsi, Torsten Fuß
    1. -

      How the Roadsaver stent changed my practice in CAS

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    2. -

      The impact of stent design and embolic protection on safety of CAS interventions

        Piero Montorsi
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Bergamo

    4. -

      My journey with Roadsaver through the last four years

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    5. -

      Latest experience with dual layer stents in the lower limbs

        Torsten Fuß
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub in with the experts: Challenging aortoiliac interventions

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from New York:
    Prakash Krishnan
    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Michel Reijnen
    Panel:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Sigrid Nikol, Hans Krankenberg, Maria Antonella Ruffino
    1. Flash presentation: The 15-year evolution of covered stent: Choosing the best stent for iliac artery disease

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    2. Flash presentation: A series of BeGraft implantations in isolated aortic stenoses: a women’s issue?

        Sigrid Nikol
    3. Flash presentation: Acute and follow-up results of complete aortoiliac obstruction (Leriche syndrome) – The Leipzig experience

        Madeleine Luther
    4. Flash presentation: Global CERAB study: where are we standing?

        Michel Reijnen
    5. Flash presentation: Covered stents as a lifesaver for the patient and me in my most bizzare cases

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC: Advanced endovascular therapy in Japan – Pre-recorded live cases

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Kazushi Urasawa
    Panel:
    Michinao Tan, Tatsuya Nakama, Hiroshi Ando, Kazushi Urasawa
    1. -

      Video live and lecture: EVT for SFA in-stent reocclusion

        Michinao Tan
    2. -

      Video live and lecture: Aggressive below-the-ankle revascularisation

        Tatsuya Nakama
    3. -

      Video live and lecture: Techniques for severely calcified lesions

        Hiroshi Ando
    4. -

      Video live and lecture: Optimization of POBA for DCB

        Kazushi Urasawa
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Stephan Duda
    Panel:
    Jean-Paul de Vries, Peter Huppert
    1. -

      PrOspective multiCentrE study of cArotid artery steNting using MER stent– the OCEANUS study – 30 days and one year follow-up

        Piotr Odrowaz-Pieniazek
    2. -

      PARADIGM-EXTEND prospective academic trial of CGuard™ MicroNET-covered self-expandable stent system: Cumulative 3-year clinical and duplex ultrasound evidence for safety, efficacy and durability of stroke prevention

        Piotr Musialek
    3. -

      Double layer micromesh stents vs. closed cell stents for the endovascular treatment of carotid stenosis in the current era

        Paolo Righini
    4. -

      Intermediate results of a prospective randomized study in carotid artery revascularisation: the AcculinkTM stent vs. the mesh covered stent (CGuard™)

        Pavel Ignatenko
    5. -

      Interim results from the PERFORMANCE I study – CAS using a 3-in-1 carotid artery stent system with an integrated embolic protection filter and post-dilation balloon

        Alberto Cremonesi
    6. -

      Ad interim results from a prospective real-world multicentre clinical practice of CAS using the CGuard™ embolic prevention system: the IRONGUARD 2 study

        Wassim Mansour
    7. -

      Significant contrast dose-reduction with digital variance angiography in carotid and cerebral X-ray angiography

        Viktor Imre Óriás
    8. -

      Comparative analysis of carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy in clinical practice

        Andrey Karpenko
    9. -

      Clinical evaluation on therapeutic efficacy of Angiojet Rheolytic thrombectomy in patients with acute pulmonary embolism

        Shuiting Zhai
    10. -

      Significant reduction in radiation using the 4 French instead of 6 French WavelinQ endoAVF system in creating endovascular AV-fistulas

        Tobias Steinke
    11. -

      Fully absorbable patch based large hole vascular closure device

        Andrej Schmidt
    12. -

      2-year outcomes of EVAS and Ch-EVAS in abdominal aortic aneurysms based on calculated neck length: a single-center study

        Patrick Berg
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Advanced solutions for complex femoral lesions and critical limb ischemia

    Moderator:
    John Laird, Marc Bosiers
    Panel:
    Jos van den Berg, Yann Gouëffic, Lawrence Garcia, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, Brian DeRubertis, Torsten Fuß
    1. -

      True minimally invasive access strategies for complex peripheral interventions

        Jos van den Berg
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      Role and benefit of IVUS in PAD revascularisation: results from an angio vs. IVUS randomized study

        Ian Spark
    4. -

      First time data release: Can Legflow® improve treatment of long femoropopliteal lesions: the REFLOW outcomes

        Marc Bosiers
    5. -

      First time data release: Total IN.PACT™ 1-year results: Complex lesion outcomes from the IN.PACT study series

        Peter Schneider
    6. -

      IN.PACT Admiral DCB: a look at long lesion outcomes across trials

        Antonio Micari
    7. -

      From research to practice: how does atherectomy fit in my treatment algorithm

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    8. -

      Live case transmission from New York

    9. -

      REALITY: Initial experience

    10. -

      Phoenix atherectomy: technique and real-world evidence

        Miguel Montero-Baker
  • - , 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:
    Stephen Black, Erin Murphy
    Panel:
    Michael Dake, Mahmood Razavi, Dimitrios Karnabatidis, Klaus Mathias
    1. Flash presentation: Endovascular techniques for difficult deep vein obstructions

        Stephen Black
    2. Flash presentation: Endophlebectomy plus stent vs. stent reconstruction alone for PTS patients with poor inflow vessels

        Houman Jalaie
    3. Flash presentation: Antithrombotic therapy following stent reconstruction for PTS: real word practice and the planned ARIVA trial

        Tim Sebastian
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Scrub-in with the experts: Supraaortic and brachial interventions

    live from Bergamo:
    Fausto Castriota, Antonio Micari
    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    William Gray, Horst Sievert
    Panel:
    Zoran Milosevic, Sean Lyden, Bernhard Reimers, Stanislaw Bartus
    1. Flash presentation: Use of OCT and IVUS during CAS

        Bernhard Reimers
    2. Flash presentation: Covered stents in the management of carotid artery erosion from head and neck cancers

        Michael Silva
    3. Flash presentation: PTA of aortic arch vessel in patients with Takayasus disease

        Rajesh Vijayvergiya

Conference day 2

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Optimizing the treatment of BTK vessels in critical limb Ischemia: Focus on new trials, drug-eluting technologies, and new implants

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Wei Guo, Marc Bosiers, Peter Schneider, Ehrin Armstrong, Frank Vermassen
    1. -

      Update on the BEST-trial: How will it change our practice

        Matthew Menard
    2. -

      Endovascular treatment vs. bypass surgery in CLI patients with chronic kidney disease

        Theodosios Bisdas
    3. -

      Lutonix BTK IDE trial 6-months results

        Jihad Mustapha
    4. -

      Lutonix real world BTK registry – Interim 2-year data

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      First time data release: Paclitaxel-coated balloon in below-the-knee lesions: 6-months results from the Ranger BTK single center study

        Costantino del Giudice
    6. -

      First time data release: Initial experience with the temporary spur stent system: DEEPER trial first-in-man results

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      New DCB era for BTK: 6-months results from the China AcoArt II study

        Wei Guo
    8. -

      Drug-coated balloons in BTK: Where do we stand and what are the open questions?

        Marc Bosiers
    9. -

      Alternative methods of drug delivery in BTK vessels – Initial insights from the TANGO trial

        Ian Cawich
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    11. -

      How to reduce dissections in BTK: Techniques & devices

        Jos van den Berg
    12. -

      Size matters: experimental study on the effect of oversizing during tibial PTA

        Olaf Bakker
    13. -

      Initial experience with a new 3F compatible microstent for BTK revascularisation

        Robert Beasley
    14. -

      The demise of the absorb BVS. Why it failed, what we learned from the coronary experience, and is there is a future for bioresorbable scaffolds below-the-knee?

        Ramon Varcoe
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Complex iliac artery aneurysms – current techniques for endovascular repair

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello, Armando Lobato
    Panel:
    James McKinsey, Spiridon Botsios, Fabio Verzini, Olaf Richter
    1. -

      Results of the multicenter pELVIS registry for isolated common iliac aneurysms treated by the iliac branch device

        Giovanni Pratesi
    2. -

      Side branch technology for the hypogastric artery; Interim of the prospective Iceberg registry on the Gore IBE device and/or bilateral use of the device for bilateral CIA aneurysms

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Long-term outcomes of the Cook IBD for iliac artery aneurysms

        Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    5. -

      Iliac branch device GoWell: a prospective, multiple centers research results from China

        Wei Guo
    6. -

      Sandwich technique for treating AAAs involving the common Iliac bifurcations: Experience with 151 hypogastric revascularisations: Lessons learned

        Armando Lobato
    7. -

      Overtaking technical and anatomical challenges of preservation in the treatment of iliac aneurysmal disease

        Giovanni Pratesi
    8. -

      Bilateral iliac aneurysm: what to preserve?

        Jan Heyligers
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Interventional oncology and embolisation therapies – Liver (part I)

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

      Irreversible electroporation – current role in percutaneous tumor ablation

        Philipp Wiggermann
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

    3. -

      Clinical evidence of radioembolisation in HCC

        Bernhard Gebauer
    4. -

      Tace techniques: C-Tace, DEB-Tace, c-TACE

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

    6. -

      SIRCCA trial: Radioembolisation as first line therapy in patients with inoperable intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma

        Tim Ole Petersen
    7. -

      Holmium-166 radioembolisation: do we really need that?

        Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Lower limb interventions (part I) – Focus on latest information on drug-coated balloons

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Juan Fernando Granada Solis, Aloke Finn, Eugenio Stabile, Koen Deloose
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    2. -

      Pre-clinical and histology findings from different DCBs

        Raphael Coscas
    3. -

      A mechanistic look at 0.018 DCBs: Considerations for efficacy and durability of response

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    4. -

      How DCB drug dose effects vessel healing

        Aloke Finn
    5. -

      1-year outcome of the KANSHAS 1 study of the novel KANSHAS drug-coated balloon for treatment of femoropopliteal occlusive disease: the first-in-human study

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Total IN.PACT 1-year results: Clinical outcomes from All-Comers

        Peter Schneider
    7. -

      Total IN.PACT 1-year results: Imaging and propensity analysis

        John Laird
    8. -

      12-month comparison of the Lutonix Korean SFA registry vs. global SFA registry

    9. -

      6 months SFA results from Levant Japan

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    10. -

      Long-term durability of DCB treatment in the SFA: Final 5-year clinical outcomes from the IN.PACT SFA trial

        Marianne Brodmann
    11. -

      Outcomes of DCB use in real world patients: 3-year clinical outcomes from the IN.PACT global study

        Koen Deloose
    12. -

      Ranger DCB SFA registry: 24-month full cohort analysis

        Michael Lichtenberg
    13. -

      Long term results from the LegDeb registry

        Eugenio Stabile
    14. -

      Cost economic evidence: what do DCB deserve? The US case example

        George Adams
    15. -

      Adverse effects of Paclitaxel on arterial pathology: Are we using the right drug on our DCBs?

        Ulrich Beschorner
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – iliac/embolization

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer
    Panel:
    Hans Krankenberg, Olaf Bakker
    1. -

      Endovascular therapy of aortoiliac occlusion – Could it be the first line therapy?

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    2. -

      Bilateral common femoral artery endaterectomy with covered endovascular reconstruction of aortic bifurcation (CERAB) with retrograde left anterior tibial artery for PRESTO technique to conquer the complex aorto-iliac occlusive disease with heavily calcified CFA and long segment chronic total occlusion (CTO) lesion of SFA

        Tossapol Prapassaro
    3. -

      Use of the transbrachial approach with regular radial sheath as an alternative method in the management of aortoiliac occlusive arterial diseases

        Mohamed Nagib
    4. -

      Exclusion of a traumatic, giant arteriovenous fistula in a thirty-year-old female patient using endovascular technique

        Robert Proczka
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of ureteroarterial fistula using a covered stent, evaluated by intravascular ultrasound: A case report

        Kazunori Horie
    6. -

      Leriche syndrome percutaneous treatment in patiant with CLI – CERAB technique modification with protection of inferior mesenteric artery

        Pargalava N. Kipiani V.
    7. -

      Combined thrombolysis, suction, and open aorto-iliac thrombectomy

        Hussien Rabee
    8. -

      Percutaneous trans-gluteal embolization of an internal iliac artery aneurysm in a case of occlude IBE

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    9. -

      Endovascular treatment of arterial complications after orthopedic surgery of the hip

        Jaime Salvador
    10. -

      Complex vascular complication after Hip TEP

        Christoph Feldmann
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – venous/AV

    Moderator:
    Jean-Paul de Vries
    Panel:
    Sebastian Sixt, Bruno Freitas
    1. -

      Aspiration thrombectomy for acute deep vein thrombosis of the left lower extremity of a child after cardiac radiofrequency ablation

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    2. -

      Mortality case after stent placement for SVC syndrome

        Myung Gyu Song
    3. -

      Bilateral breast enlargement: an unusual presentation of SVC obstruction in a hemodialysis patient with fibrosing mediastinitis

        Dong Erk Goo
    4. -

      Emergency single stage superior vena cava and pulmonary artery stenting

        Nuran Seneviratne
    5. -

      Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome complicated with hepatic budd chiari syndrome and inferior vena cava occlusion: case report of successful management with endovascular sharp IVC recanalisation and direct intrahepatic porto-systemic shunting

        Ali Alsaadi
    6. -

      Endovascular treatment for IVC filter related PTS

        Wei Liang
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of traumatic intra-abdominal suprahepatic IVC rupture

        Nam Yeol Yim
    8. -

      Catheter directed thrombolysis followed by PTA of superior vena cava in a patient with severe SVC syndrome 3 years post PPM

        Syed Maqbool
    9. -

      Right ovarian vein syndrome

        Nasser Algharem
    10. -

      Discussion

    11. -

      Endovascular management of concurrent ilio-iliac arteriovenous fistula and ipsilateral common iliac vein occlusion

        Bader AlAhaideb
    12. -

      Successful percutaneous management of massive active bleeding from the ulcerated skin in two cases of complex AVM

        Gonca Eldem
    13. -

      Postraumatic high-flow priapism treated with superselective arterial coil embolization: case report and literature review

        Bianca Marinelli Teixeira
    14. -

      Sharp recanalisation of central venous occlusion utilizing re-entry catheter

        Ali Alsaadi
    15. -

      Inferior vena caval obstruction and limited role of endovenous therapy

        Mangesh Tarte
    16. -

      Duodenal perforation consequent to a cava filter migration

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    17. -

      Klippel Trenaunay sindrome. When and what to do?

        Ayhan Senol
    18. -

      Advanced stage metastatic prostatic adenocarcinoma causing bilateral extensive Ilio-femoral DVT & infra-renal IVC thrombosis

        Mangesh Tarte
    19. -

      Single session combined treatment of acute pulmonary embolism (PE) and acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) with mechanical aspiration thrombectomy: single center experience

        Massimo Pieraccini
    20. -

      Percutenous management of pulmonary embolism

        John Galla
    21. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Innovations for daily practice: Advanced settings for hybrid ORs and new technologies for “standard” infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll, Vicente Riambau
    Panel:
    Jörg Teßarek, Joost A. van Herwaarden, Frank Veith, Chang Shu, Mauro Gargiulo
    1. FOCUS ON CONSIDERATIONS AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR HYBRID ORS

    2. -

      Workflow innovation in the hybrid OR space

    3. -

      Sterility in the hybrid OR – A crucial hygiene factor

        Roberto Traversari
    4. -

      Rationale for IVUS guided endovascular aortic repair

        Jörg Teßarek
    5. -

      First time data release: Innovation in 3D navigation: results from the FORS – Fibre Optic RealShape first in-human study

        Joost A. van Herwaarden
    6. -

      Occupational radiation hazards during EVAR

        Frans Moll
    7. FOCUS ON CURRENT DATA AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES FOR "STANDARD EVAR"

    8. -

      Contemporary EVAR evidence demonstrated clear improvement in long-term outcomes compared to EVAR-1: Insights from the ENGAGE global registry

        Dittmar Böckler
    9. -

      Women experience clinically comparable long-term outcomes to men when treated with the Endurant endograft: a 5-year evaluation of 133 female patients from the ENGAGE registry

        Giovanni Pratesi
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    11. -

      Does ovation offer a long-term durable solution for female AAA patients? Results from ENCORE gender sub-analysis

        Sean Lyden
    12. -

      Results in EVAR, FEVAR, and BEVAR: are differences between men and women still present?

        Eric Verhoeven
    13. -

      Recorded case presentation: Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair with Lifetech Ankura AAA stent graft sytem

        Włodzimierz Hendiger
    14. -

      Final results of the RATIONALE registry with the Treovance stent-graft

        Vicente Riambau
    15. -

      Single-centre experience with the Gore C3 Excluder stent-graft in 300 consecutive patients

        Eric Verhoeven
    16. -

      Might EVAS be associated with a difference in mortality compared to EVAR?

        Michel Reijnen
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Data supported solutions for peripheral arterial disease intervention

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Osamu Iida
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos, Costantino del Giudice, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    1. -

      Introduction and learning objectives

        Osamu Iida
    2. -

      Benchmarking Ranger drug-coated balloon data in SFA treatment

        Dierk Scheinert
    3. -

      Downstaging complexity for a DCB strategy in claudicants

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      Gauging performance in below-the-knee intervention

        Costantino del Giudice
    6. -

      Raising the bar with Eluvia drug-eluting stent data

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    7. -

      Close and take aways

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Symposium: Stop bleeding! Tips and tricks for interventional management of bleeding complications

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer, Robert Lookstein
    Panel:
    Boris Radeleff, Bernhard Reimers, Marcus Treitl
    1. -

      Interventional therapies in patients under anticoagulation – risk-related management

        Bettina Maiwald
    2. -

      Emergency coiling procedures for acute bleeding – tips and tricks

        Boris Radeleff
    3. -

      Access complications during TAVI – How to treat and how to prevent

        Bernhard Reimers
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    SITE@LINC: Aortic disaster cases: what can we learn from the expert’s nightmares?

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau, Dittmar Böckler
    Discussant:
    Jan Brunkwall, Jean-Paul de Vries, Eric Ducasse, Tilo Kölbel
    1. Objective: To share bad and unexpected experiences and how to deal with them. Big names can also be in trouble. Case presentations and interactive discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – carotid/visceral/renal

    Moderator:
    Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    Panel:
    Stanislaw Bartus, Bart Dolmatch
    1. -

      Internal carotid pseudoaneurysm treated with diverted flow stent

        Pablo Aragon Ropero
    2. -

      Traumatic subclavian pseudoaneurism treated by hybrid technique

        Santiago Estebanez
    3. -

      Early endovascular approach in acute internal carotid artery dissection

        Raimundo Santos
    4. -

      Hybrid operation for a huge internal carotid arterial aneurysm

        Weixiao Li
    5. -

      Dysphagia Lusoria due left subclavian Kommerell diverticulum

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    6. -

      Treatment of recurrent neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome: Role of pectoralis minor muscle

    7. -

      A case of successful EVT for acute hand ischemia with using trans collateral channel approach

        Hideyuki Takimura
    8. -

      Experience on management of extracranial carotid aneurysms

        Jinsong Wang
    9. -

      IVUS & OCT during CAS

        Sergej Volkov
    10. -

      Endovascular management of massive hemobilia due to cystic artery pseudoaneurysm following laproscopic cholecystectomy

        Anwar Khan
    11. -

      Management of giant celiac artery aneurysm in a frail patient

        Tony Soares
    12. -

      Endovascular treatment of acute bleeding from a SMA pseudoaneurysm following pancreaticoduodenectomy by implantation of coronary stent-grafts

        Mathis Planert
    13. -

      Covered stents for the treatment of renal artery in-stent restenosis (ISR). A viable option for a common problem. Case presentation and literature review

        Ammar Safar
    14. -

      Application of cutting balloon in the treatment of renal artery stenosis caused by Takayasu's arteritis

        Zhao Zhiqing
    15. -

      Complex interventions in abdominal aorta and it’s branches in children with Takayasu arteriitis

        Rajesh Vijayvergiya
    16. -

      Case study: complete occlusion of mesenteric vessels with vascularisation surgically

        Robert Heidepriem
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    JET@LINC

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Kazushi Urasawa, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    Panel:
    Michinao Tan, Tatsuya Nakama, Masahiko Fujihara, Daizo Kawasaki, Osamu Iida
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      A review of revascularisation techniques for femoropopliteal occlusions in Japan

        Michinao Tan
    3. -

      The efficacy of pedal artery revascularisation; the final frontier of lower limbs intervention

        Tatsuya Nakama
    4. -

      The reconsideration of evaluation for complex SFA disease by the multidisciplinary modalities

        Masahiko Fujihara
    5. -

      IVUS guided intraluminal wiring for peripheral CTO lesion

        Daizo Kawasaki
    6. -

      Overview of CLI treatment evidence vs. experience

        Osamu Iida
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Symposium: Pelvic vein disorders: Clinical presentations, differential diagnosis, and treatment options

    Moderator:
    Erin Murphy
    Panel:
    Stephen Black, Vincent Vidal, Marcus Treitl
    1. -

      Differential diagnosis for pelvic disorders: Reflux vs. obstruction – case study – concerto coil

        Marcus Treitl
    2. -

      Pelvic venous obstruction: Case study with Abre™ venous stent

        Stephen Black
    3. -

      Pelvic venous reflux: Embolisation with the Onyx. Liquid Embolic system

        Vincent Vidal
    4. -

      Question and answers

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Lower limb interventions (part II) – Focus optimization of DCB-results in complex lesions, critical limb ischemia, and new implants

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker, George Adams
    Panel:
    Stephan Duda, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    1. -

      IN.PACT DCB outcomes in CLI patients

        Jorge Cuenca
    2. -

      Economic evaluation of IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon (DCB) for treatment of CLI lesions of the SFA, in the Dutch healthcare system

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Changing paradigm: The role of DCB in Japanese clinical practice

        Yoshimitsu Soga
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      Dissections matter: Evidence for post PTA dissections

        Ehrin Armstrong
    6. -

      Dissection identification and classification using IVUS

        Nicolas Shammas
    7. -

      Tack endovascular system – how I will use the Tack Endovascular System® in the real world

        Michael Lichtenberg
    8. -

      Impact of “Super Slow Inflation” as a lesion preparation in the DCB era

        Makoto Sugihara
    9. -

      BIOLUX 4 EVER: Combining Passeo-18 Lux DCB and Pulsar-18 BMS – 24-month results of full cohort

        Koen Deloose
    10. -

      Results from the 100 patients of the prospective TIGRIS Vienna study – update

        Martin Werner
    11. -

      The EVOLUTION study: a physician-initiated study investigating the iVolution stent in femoropopliteal lesions (final 24-month results)

        Marc Bosiers
    12. -

      BATTLE trial: RCT comparing BMS (Misago) vs. DES (Zilver PTX) for SFA intermediate lesions

        Yann Gouëffic
    13. -

      Insights from the IMPERIAL trial

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    14. -

      The usefulness of Zilver PTX for the treatment of in-stent restenosis of the superficial femoral artery

        Tsuyoshi Shibata
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Optimizing the treatment of BTK vessels in critical limb ischemia: Focus on imaging, revascularisation strategies, atherectomy, and assessment of results

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider, Roberto Ferraresi
    Panel:
    Osamu Iida, Jim A. Reekers, Miguel Montero-Baker, George Adams, Yoshimitsu Soga
    1. -

      Critical limb ischemia: Have we made improvement in classifying these patients in a better way?

        Marianne Brodmann
    2. -

      Tips and tricks to optimize preinterventional imaging with CO2 angiography and no-contrast MR angiography

        Jos van den Berg
    3. -

      Wound and surgery-guided revascularisation & flow-guided surgery: the multidisciplinary approach to limb salvage

        Roberto Ferraresi
    4. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    6. -

      How to optimize acute success and drug effect of DCB in BTK vessels?

        Michael Lichtenberg
    7. -

      The role of orbital atherectomy for optimization of BTK revascularisation results

        Peter Schneider
    8. -

      Versatility of directional atherectomy: Clinical use below-the-knee

        Ravish Sachar
    9. -

      Assessing foot perfusion after BTK revascularisation: Role of perfusion angiography and upcoming techniques

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    10. -

      Perfusion imaging of the foot in CLI-patients: prognostic value of pharmacological interventions

        Peter Huppert
    11. -

      Is non-functional microcirculation the same as flow-independent ischemia?

        Jim A. Reekers
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Challenges in the treatment of infrarenal aneurysms – considerations for a durable repair

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven
    Panel:
    Nilo Mosquera, Fabio Verzini
    1. -

      Introduction

        Eric Verhoeven
    2. -

      Challenges in the treatment of infrarenal aneurysm – considerations for a durable repair

        Nilo Mosquera
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    4. -

      Keypoints when treating short necks

        Fabio Verzini
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Interventional oncology and embolisation therapies – Liver (part II)

    Moderator:
    Thomas J. Vogl, Bernhard Gebauer
    Panel:
    Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann, Ulf Teichgräber, Michael Moche
    1. -

      Double embolisation for rapid liver hyertrophy: The endovascular ALPPS

        Christoph Binkert
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

    3. -

      Portal vein aborisation after TIPPS implantation

        Ulf Teichgräber
    4. -

      Thermoablation – where do we stand?

        Ulf Teichgräber
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

    6. -

      Recorded case presentation: Technical aspects of portal venous embolisation

        Ulf Teichgräber, René Aschenbach
    7. -

      OPTIMIS: a global observational study to assess the use of Sorafenib after TACE in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)

        Markus Peck-Radosavljevic
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Strategies on the frontline. The year in review: Triumph or tragedy – my most surprising case of the past year and how it changed my approach

    Moderator:
    TBD
    Discussant:
    Sean Lyden, Chris Metzger, John Laird, Osamu Iida
    1. Aortic

        Sean Lyden
    2. Carotid

        Chris Metzger
    3. Femoral-popliteal

        John Laird
    4. Tibial-pedal

        Osamu Iida
    5. This is a case-based session focusing on what we like best ... real cases with challenges that make the experts sweat. This may result in a great save or a terrible complication but these are often the cases from which we learn the most. In this amphitheater setting, audience participation is encouraged and step-by-step case management is featured and discussed.

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – AV access related issues

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos, John Swinnen
    1. -

      Durability and cost effectiveness of peripheral inserted portcath for chemotherapy

        Mohamed Nagib
    2. -

      Central venous occlusive disease in hemodialysis patients. What to do when the dialysis fistula is quickly occluded after reintervention?

        Ewa Swiecka
    3. -

      Dialysis access endovascular interventions and strategies for reducting hematomas with perforation

        Mark Goldberg
    4. -

      Extreme hemodialysis access: a transhepatic HeRO

        Lucas Freire
    5. -

      IN.PACT admiral DCB In upper limb arteriovenous fistulae/graft A South African single unit audit

        Dirk Le Roux
    6. -

      Lessons learned from 257 patients treated by surgical correction of dialysis steal syndrome

        Samuel N. Steerman
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – Venous/AV access

    Moderator:
    Stephen Black
    Panel:
    Rick de Graaf, Sebastian Sixt
    1. -

      Endovascular management of iliac vein compression syndrome: a prospective case series of 61 patients

        Ahmed Allam
    2. -

      Pelvic congestion syndrome: preliminary experience on embolisation with cyanoacrylate and cross over technique from unilateral approach

        Ignacio Leal Lorenzo
    3. -

      Flebogrif a new minimally invasive mechano-chemical technique for ablation of the great saphenous vein. one center experience – results of 24-months follow-up

        Tomasz Zubilewicz
    4. -

      Midterm result of tunneled catheter placement in hemodialysis patients with central venous stenosis or occlusion

        Hassan Lotfy
    5. -

      Vena cava filter deployment prior to percutaneous endovenous therapy for proximal lower limb deep venous thrombosis: Should we routinely practice?

        Mohamed Ismail
    6. -

      Fate of groin after radiofrequency ablation of varicose vein

        Ehab Elashaal
    7. -

      Iliac vein obstruction in chronic venous disease: efficacy of computed tomography venography when compared to intravascular ultrasound

        Fabio Rossi
    8. -

      Mid-term improvement of persistent headaches in patients with multiple sclerosis undergoing balloon venoplasty of internal jugular veins

        Pierfrancesco Veroux
    9. -

      The use of ultrasound accelerated thrombolysis vs. catheter guided thrombolysis for the treatment of DVT of lower extremities

        Mohammad Ansari
    10. -

      Covered stents are an endovascular option for hemodialysis-related venous occlusive disease

        Tobias Steinke
    11. -

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

        Wei Liang
    12. -

      Hemodialysis access induced distal ischemia; effectiveness of different types of revisional surgeries

        Hisham Sharafeldin
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Focus session: Pioneering approaches for “no-option” patients

    live from Leipzig:
    Steven Kum, Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha, Marianne Brodmann
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Peter Schneider, Michael Lichtenberg, Ehrin Armstrong
    1. Percutaneous deep venous arterialization for end stage CLI

        Steven Kum, Andrej Schmidt
    2. Flash presentation: No option CLI – A rising epidemic and an overview of solutions

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. Flash presentation: Surgical and hybrid venous arteriolisation – How to perform it and what are the limitations

        Roberto Ferraresi
    4. Flash presentation: Update on the PROMISE I early feasibility study in the US and global experience

        Jihad Mustapha
    5. Flash presentation: Rationale and design of a pivotal study for an autologous blood filter device for treatment of critical limb ischemia

        Bijan Modarai
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Lunch symposium: It’s time to unwind! Accelerating thrombus dissolution with EKOS™ acoustic pulse thrombolysis in everyday clinical practice

    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher
    Panel:
    Houman Jalaie, Mert Dumantepe
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Risk stratification of acute PE: Selection of patients for catheter intervention

        Nils Kucher
    3. -

      5-year follow up for acute DVT patients treated with EKOS™: experience from Aachen University Hospital

        Houman Jalaie
    4. -

      Treatment of chronic DVT with EKOS: reproducing ACCESS PTS data in every day clinical practice

        Mert Dumantepe
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR aortic dissections

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau
    Panel:
    Weiguo Fu, Stanislaw Bartus
    1. -

      Aortic dissection repair using the stabilise technique associated to arch procedures. Report of two cases

        Alice Lopes
    2. -

      Endovascular and open rescue interventions in a case of inadvertent false lumen stentgraft implantation

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    3. -

      Endoanchores to stabilize short distal landing zone in challenged large thoracic aneurysm

        Samer Koussayer
    4. -

      Complex multi-staged hybrid treatment in case of a complicated Type B dynamic dissection

        Paola Scrivere
    5. -

      Trans-apical endovascular repair of Iatrogenic Type A aortic dissection: 5-year follow-up results

        Sangmin Kim
    6. -

      Dissection flap as bailout navigator with reversed petticoat technique in complicated acute Type B aortic dissection (case presentation)

        Ahmed Allam
    7. -

      IVUS guidance to gain collapsed true lumen in a complicated acute Type B dissection

        Giulia Bernardini
    8. -

      Percutaneous balloon fenestration and stent placement for lower limb ischemia complicated with Type B aortic dissection: An 8-year follow up

        Vivudh Pratap Singh
    9. -

      Hybrid procedure for a young patient with Type B aortic dissection and malperfusion syndrome

        Son Nguyen
    10. -

      Ortner’s syndrome secondary to penetrating aortic arch ulcer treated with TEVAR

        Pablo Aragon Ropero
    11. -

      Effects of false lumen procedures for chronic DeBakey Type IIIb aortic dissection

        Suk-Won Song
    12. -

      A complex case of penetrating aortic ulcer in a young man

        Robbie George
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – Carotid/visceral/renal

    Moderator:
    Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    Panel:
    Bernhard Reimers, Steffen Basche
    1. -

      Outcome of carotid artery stenting in patient with combined carotid and coronary artery diseas

        Mohammad Reza Juniery Pasciolly
    2. -

      Endovascular reconstruction of extracranial traumatic internal carotid artery dissections: A systematic review

        George Koullias
    3. -

      12-year experience of stent treatment of extracranial carotid stenosis (ECE)

        Elisabetta Casula
    4. -

      1-year result of stent graft for carotid artery pseudo-aneurysm in Behcet’s disease patients

        Hassan Lotfy
    5. -

      Modified anchor technique for stenting of main arteries of the head ostial stenosis

        Yurii Cherednychenko
    6. -

      Monitoring of hemoperfusion of the brain and control of the absence of embolic ischemic foci according to CT perfusion and MRI in endovascular treatment of patients with multifocal stenotic and occlusive lesions of the cerebral artery

        Yurii Cherednychenko
    7. -

      Carotid surgery in patients with contralateral occlusion: no shunt or endovascular

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    8. -

      Management strategy for symptomatic spontaneous isolated dissection of the superior mesenteric artery: A proposal algorithm

        Huan Liu
    9. -

      Single center experience with open and endovascular treatment of the Nutcracker syndrome

        Alessandro Grandi
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Lunch symposium: Lowest wash-off and crystal clear coating: advanced strategies for DCB safety

    Moderator:
    Michael Lichtenberg
    Discussant:
    Mohammad Hamady, Koen Deloose, Eugenio Stabile
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      SAFE PAX: The patient safety PTX coating technology

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Long-term effect of the Paclitaxel releasing peripheral balloon dilatation catheter (APERTO OTW®) for arteriovenous fistulae stenosis: the evidence to date

        Mohammad Hamady
    4. -

      Modern revascularisation strategy for long SFA lesions: The REFLOW outcomes

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      Learning from the producers: The LEGDEB experiences and 2-year outcomes

        Eugenio Stabile
    6. -

      Conclusions and take home message

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Lutonix® DCB – The next clinically proven frontier for SFA, BTK, and AV treatment algorithms

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Panel:
    Koen Deloose, Hiroyoshi Yokoi, Patrick Geraghty, Aloke Finn, Scott Trerotola
    1. -

      Global CTO analyses of all Lutonix DCB SFA combined trials

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      Review and comparisons of DCB global registries

        TBD
    3. -

      A closer look at the benefit of LTX DCB in diabetic patients in Japan

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    4. -

      Comparison of overall LTX BTK IDE 6-month outcomes to global registry

        Patrick Geraghty
    5. -

      Comparative studies of downstrem events with drug coated balloon

        Aloke Finn
    6. -

      Sub-group analysis from LTX AV randomised trial

        Scott Trerotola
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: GORE® VIABAHN® VBX balloon expandable endoprosthesis expands: bridge the gaps for aortic complex disease

    Moderator:
    Dittmar Böckler
    Panel:
    Giovanni Torsello, Jorge Fernández Noya, Martin Austermann
    1. -

      Introduction by the moderator

        Dittmar Böckler
    2. -

      Advantages of the GORE. VIABAHN. VBX balloon expandable endoprosthesis: technical and clinical value in treating aortic disease

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      Performance of bridging stents for fenestrated endovascular repair

        Mauro Gargiulo
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Jorge Fernández Noya
    5. -

      1-year data

        Giovanni Torsello
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by the moderator

        Dittmar Böckler
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Deep dive into acute lower extremity ischemia: are we making progress?

    live from Columbus:
    Gary Ansel
    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Osamu Iida, Sabine Steiner, John Laird
    1. Flash presentation: My algorithm for managing acute lower extremity ischemia

        Peter Schneider
    2. Flash presentation: Insights into the pathophysiology of thrombus: Why is clot removal so difficult?

        Osamu Iida
    3. Flash presentation: When is open surgery or a hybrid approach indicated for acute limb ischemia and when to do fasciotomy?

        Sean Lyden
    4. Flash presentation: The impact of new devices and strategies on how we perform arterial thrombectomy

        Sabine Steiner
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC – Various techniques to recanalise CTO

    Moderator:
    Ralf Langhoff, Hiroshi Ando
    Panel:
    Michinao Tan, Tatsuya Nakama, Kazushi Urasawa
    1. -

      Video live and lecture: Gachon technique for non-removable thrombus

        Michinao Tan
    2. -

      Video live and lecture: Various distal puncture techniques

        Tatsuya Nakama
    3. -

      Video live and lecture: Trans-collateral wiring

        Kazushi Urasawa
    4. -

      Video live and lecture: Needle clucking technique

        Hiroshi Ando
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – PVD/illiac

    Moderator:
    Sigrid Nikol
    Panel:
    Yann Gouëffic, Fabrizio Fanelli
    1. -

      Peripheral vascular disease in women in Argentina: more serious, under-recognised and undertreated

        Ana Mollon
    2. -

      Impact of secondary prevention on outcome in patients with peripheral artery disease

        Nasser Malyar
    3. -

      Impact of HDL to major adverse limb event in end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis due to diabetic nephropathy. From PREDICT study

        Tamon Kato
    4. -

      Digital variance angiography as a paradigm shift in carbon-dioxide angiography

        Viktor Imre Óriás
    5. -

      4F peripheral arterial interventions via percutaneous brachial artery access

        Daniel Kretszchmar
    6. -

      Multicentric registry of lower limbs angioplasty in Argentina: Initial results

        Sebastian Peralta
    7. -

      Surgical technique of Impella 5.0 Ventricular Assist Device Transaxillary Artery Placement

        Luca Bertoglio
    8. -

      Endovascular treatment of arterial injuries with Bentleys BeGraft stent-graft system: Preliminary results

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    9. -

      Meta-analysis of direct surgical vs. endovascular revascularisation for aorto-iliac occlusive disease

        Sobath Premaratne
    10. -

      Hybrid procedure in patients with critical ischemia with common femoral artery and aortoiliac occlusive disease for TASC II

        Simon Papoyan
    11. -

      Hybrid procedure in comparison with aorto femoral shunting in patients with lesions of the iliac arteries (TASC C, D) and hemodynamically significant lesions of the common femoral artery: Final results

        Andrey Karpenko
    12. -

      Fusion imaging reduces radiation and contrast medium exposure during endovascular revascularisation of iliac steno-occlusive disease

        Erik Stahlberg
    13. -

      An Australian multicenter experience with the Endologix AFX unibody stent graft for the treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease

        Christopher Selvaraj
    14. -

      Results from a multicenter study of transradial iliac artery stenting in Japan

        Norihiko Shinozaki
    15. -

      Endovascular approach in terminal aorta occlusion: how and when

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    16. -

      An endovascular solution for a troubling orthopedic complication: Rapid coil embolization of a profunda branch laceration during a complex femoral shaft fracture repair

        Erin Moore
    17. -

      Is exercise always good for you? An arterial thrombosis due to excessive crossfit exercise

        Samuel N. Steerman
    18. -

      Safety and efficacy of the use of covered stent for the treatment of iliofemoral disease

        Eugenio Stabile
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Discussion forum on diabetic foot clinic and the multidisciplinary approach

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis
    Discussant:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Thomas Zeller
    1. Case example presentations: Benefit of establishing multidisciplinary diabetic foot clinics

    2. Set-up: Discussion on best practices and pitfalls within diabetic foot care

    3. Patient flow: Understanding patient pathways within mutidisciplinary care units

    4. Treatment algorithm: Dos and don’ts

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR thoracic aorta/aortic arch/thoracoabdominal aneurysms

    Moderator:
    Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Chang Shu, Frank Criado
    1. -

      Initial single-center experience with the use of the Covera Plus covered stent in combination with the Colt device in complex aortic repair

        Giovanni Coppi
    2. -

      Multilayer flow modulator placement for peri-visceral saccular aneurysm with hemodynamic evaluation with AneurysmFlowSM: A case report

        Jang Yong Kim
    3. -

      Congenital anomalies of the aortic arch; are they so rare?

        Diego Ruiz Chiriboga
    4. -

      Use of parallel stents in visceral arteries in giant aneurisma with challenger neck: Case report

        Altino Moraes
    5. -

      Management of T-Branch infection

        Patricia Rodríguez
    6. -

      Thoracic wall sternal reconstruction tilted implant perforating the ascending aorta: endovascular repair with ascending TEVAR

        Andrea Pellegrin
    7. -

      Complete De-Branching aortic arch, with TEVAR from ascending aorta

        Jose Chaves
    8. -

      Total arch replacement with chimney endovascular technique

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
    9. -

      Successful treatment of post-traumatic arch pseudoaneurysm with fenestrated custom-made TEVAR

        Joel Sousa
    10. -

      Cervical aortic arch debranching with laser fenestration of TEVAR for ascending/aortic arch pathology

        Mathew Wooster
    11. -

      Cook Pbranch Aortic Endograft: Challenges of treating patients with narrowed pararenal aortas

    12. -

      Staged open and endovascular management of the entire aorta in a patient with complicated Type A dissection

        Virendra Patel
    13. -

      Iliac artery rupture during endovascular repair of the thoracic aorta

        Luis Ricardo Sanchez Escalante
    14. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Endovenous therapies (part I)

    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher, Gerard O'Sullivan
    Panel:
    Erin Murphy, Robert Lookstein, Rick de Graaf
    1. FOCUS ON ACUTE DVT

    2. -

      Evidence on mechanical thrombectomy for iliofemoral DVT: Latest trial update

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Single center registry for the treatment of acute deep venous thrombosis by Angiojet

        Yann Gouëffic
    4. -

      1-year outcomes of the Indigo thrombectomy catheter for deep vein thrombosis

        Theodosios Bisdas
    5. -

      Catheter-directed thrombolysis vs. mechanical thrombectomy in Ilio femoral DVT. Why I choose one over the other

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    6. FOCUS ON CHRONIC DVT, DEEP VEIN RECANALISATION, AND STENTING

    7. -

      Venous stenting: May Thurners, a patient story

        Erin Murphy
    8. -

      LINC status update: The role of venous stenting in the absence of clear scientific data – Medical therapy is ususally enough

        Rupert Bauersachs
    9. -

      Now I see the quality and necessity for stenting

        Robert Lookstein
    10. -

      Role of right heart failure in chronic venous insufficiency

        TBD
    11. -

      New strategy for endovascular treatment of the obstructed common femoral vein

        Nils Kucher
    12. -

      The VIDIO trial: diagnostic and clinical implications on the use of IVUS for deep venous treatment

        Erin Murphy
    13. -

      How common is iliac vein rupture during venous reconstruction and what to do?

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    14. -

      Role of iliac vein duplex in diagnosis and surveillance of iliac vein stenting

        TBD
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    VIVA@LINC: Carotid revascularisation redux: A whole new horizon?

    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider, Chris Metzger
    Panel:
    Sean Lyden, William Gray, John Laird, Ehrin Armstrong
    1. -

      Announcement of the winners of the Vascular Carreer Award 2018

        Peter Schneider
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Columbus

    3. -

      Transcervical carotid stenting (TCAR) is a game changer and a re-boot for CAS

        Peter Schneider
    4. -

      Cognitive decline with untreated carotid lesions: fact or fiction?

        John Laird
    5. -

      Timing of carotid bifurcation repair after symptoms: how does it affect stroke risk?

        Chris Metzger
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Columbus

    7. -

      Will mesh covered stents help reduce the risk of stroke?

        William Gray
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    CX@LINC: Aortic endovascular techniques at CX 2018

    Moderator:
    Roger Greenhalgh
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Interventional radiology – embolisation therapy

    Moderator:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Thomas J. Vogl
    Panel:
    Walter Wohlgemuth, Antonio Gaetano Rampoldi
    1. -

      Medium and longterm outcome of prostate artery embolisation for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia

        Antonio Gaetano Rampoldi
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

    3. -

      5-year results of prostate artery embolisation from Jena University Hospital

        Tobias Franiel, Via satellite from Jena
    4. -

      Uterine artery embolisation (UAE) vs. laparoscopy vs. HIFU

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Endovascular therapy of arterio-venous malformations: how to treat lesions with different angioanatomy

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

    7. -

      Interventional treatment of visceral artery and pseudoaneurysm

        René Aschenbach
    8. -

      Interventional treatment options for bleeding of oesophageal varices

        Andreas Koops
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – SFA/popliteal/BTK

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    Ralf Langhoff, Lawrence Garcia
    1. -

      Can vessel preparation minimize residual stenosis and improve outcomes?

        Thomas Zeller
    2. -

      The periodical difference of SFA intervention from MK3 study

        Masahiko Fujihara
    3. -

      Endovascular treatment with the Phoenix atherectomy system in patients with chronic limb ischemia. A series of 74 consecutive patients

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    4. -

      Drug-eluting stent implantation vs. bypass surgery for in-stent occlusion after femoropopliteal stenting

        Yusuke Tomoi
    5. -

      Increased incidence of acute limb ischemia in patients treated with femoropopliteal stenting vs. atherectomy or angioplasty: A comparison of 823 consecutive femoropopliteal interventions

        Eric Scott
    6. -

      Drug coating balloon use for of symptomatic femoropopliteal arterial disease treatment

        Mohammad Ansari
    7. -

      Impact of tibial runoff on outcomes of endovascular treatment for femoropopliteal atherosclerotic lesions

        Uijun Park
    8. -

      1-year outcome of DCB for long femoropopliteal artery disease in real-world practice from a single center in China

        Zhidong Ye
    9. -

      Angiographic classification of popliteal artery morphology in relation to patients phenotype in symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD)

        Mathias Kaspar
    10. -

      Popliteal artery angioplasty for CTO with vs. without distal landing zone

        Kirill Atmatzas
    11. -

      Could IVUS guided intervention for below the knee artery improved the clinical outcomes?

        Masahiko Fujihara
    12. -

      IVUS guided real intraluminal approach improve clinical outcome of SFA-CTO compared with conventional intraluminal approach

        Yoshinori Tsubakimoto
    13. -

      Safety and efficacy of the use of sirolimus eluting coronary self expanding system for the treatment of iliofemoral disease

        Eugenio Stabile
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    CICE@LINC: Parallel grafts in the real world

    Moderator:
    Armando Lobato
    Discussant:
    Jan Brunkwall, Mario Lachat, Joao Gualberto Diniz, Ralf Kolvenbach, Konstantinos Donas
    1. How to prevent gutter endoleaks with arch chimney grafts

        Jan Brunkwall
    2. Parallel grafts work well to treat aortic lesions involving the visceral segment and the arch: The mid- and long-term results demonstrate durability although re-interventions may be required

        Mario Lachat
    3. Three or four chimneys: Is it too much?

        Joao Gualberto Diniz
    4. How Onyx can eliminate gutter endoleaks after parallel grafts used in AAA repairs: When to fix and technical tips

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    5. New findings from the PERICLES registry shed light on ways to improve outcomes of parallel grafts to treat complex aneurysms

        Konstantinos Donas
    6. Sandwich technique for treating complex aortoiliac aneurysms: Experience with 151 hypogastric revascularisations: lessons learned

        Armando Lobato
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Endovenous therapies (part II)

    Moderator:
    Tobias Hirsch
    Panel:
    Ralf Kolvenbach, Michel Reijnen, Matthias Ulrich
    1. FOCUS ON SUPERFICIAL FEMORAL DISEASE

    2. -

      LINC to phlebology – what’s new in endovenous varicose vein treatment?

        Anina Lukhaup
    3. -

      Long-term experience with the Carivein technology

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Advantages and pitfalls of endovenous glue for varicous vein treatment

        Tobias Hirsch
    5. -

      The new Sclero Safe Endovenous device for varicose vein treatment

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    6. -

      Venous ulcer care – What we know and what we don’t

        TBD
    7. -

      Foam – short track to ulcer healing

        Tobias Hirsch
    8. -

      How to achieve best results in phlebectomy

        TBD
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The remaining challenges: Long CTO lesions and in-stent restenosis

    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    James McKinsey, Michael Dake, Jorge Fernández Noya, Sabine Steiner, Dai-Do Do
    1. -

      First time data release: Intravascular ultrasound supported ndovascular therapy in superficial femoral artery disease: 12-months results from the IVORY-study

        Osamu Iida
    2. -

      Insights from Global Zilver PTX experience: What are the predictors for clinical failure and TLR?

        Michael Dake
    3. -

      CTO vs. non-CTO lesions: What are the lessons learned from the Real-PTX trial and the concept of the BEST-SFA trial?

        Sabine Steiner
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

      Complex case review: Versatility of the GORE. VIABAHN. endoprosthesis in the treatment of challenging peripheral disease

        Jorge Fernández Noya
    6. -

      Combination therapy tackling ISR: laser + DCB 2-year results

        Ehrin Armstrong
    7. -

      Advancing laser therapy: different settings for different lesion

        George Adams
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Columbus

    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced solutions for juxtarenal aneurysms and challenging neck anatomy

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek, Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Thomas Larzon, Giovanni Pratesi, Daniela Branzan, Jan Brunkwall
    1. -

      The use of EVAR to treat extreme hostile anatomies; Insights from the EAGLE registry

        Marc van Sambeek
    2. -

      Experience with Treovance in highly angulated necks

        David Murray
    3. -

      EVAR in severely angulated neck: an option with good longterm outcome

        Boonprasit Kritpracha
    4. -

      Nobilizing the chEVAR experience through standardization; How a standard approach improves patient outcomes

        Peter Holt
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    6. -

      Early experience from the ENCHANT post-market registry on chEVAR with Endurant

        Giovanni Torsello
    7. -

      Pararenal AAA: Why FEVAR must be better than CHEVAR in most cases

        Eric Verhoeven
    8. -

      Update on the fenestrated Anaconda endograft for F/EVAR: worldwide experience from the global FACT registry

        Clark Zeebregts
    9. -

      Early experience with Excluder conformable in a broad range of anatomies

        Jörg Heckenkamp
    10. -

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

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    11. -

      Complementary therapy for juxtarenal AAAs (<10 mm to 4 mm neck length): clinical results and technical insights using the Endurant + Heli-FX short neck indication

        Giovanni Pratesi
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Miscellaneous topics: Renal, visceral interventions, and beyond

    Moderator:
    Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, William Gray
    Panel:
    Felix Mahfoud, Thomas J. Vogl, Robert Lookstein, Marcus Thieme
    1. -

      Renal denervation: Is the concept still alive?

        Felix Mahfoud
    2. -

      Acute and chronic mesenteric ischaemia – Incidence, clinical presentation, and treatment options

        Marcus Thieme
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

    4. -

      TIPPS – current and future applications

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Endovascular techniques for visceral artery aneurysm treatment

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

    7. -

      Left gastric artery embolization for obesity management – Current experiences and techniques

        Robert Beasley

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme BTK interventions

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

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

    2. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. -

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    4. -

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

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    6. -

      DCB in BTK: Why and where should we use it

        Francesco Liistro
    7. -

      Prestige pilot: Phoenix atherectomy and Stellarex DCB in infrapopliteal interventions

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Beyond morphology: Bovine arch anatomy, classification, and implications

        Frank Criado
    2. -

      Extensibility and distensibility of the thoracic aorta in patients with aneurysms

        Frans Moll
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    4. FOCUS ON NEW DEVICES FOR TEVAR

    5. -

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

        Jan Blankensteijn
    6. -

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

        Fabio Verzini
    7. -

      RelayPro regeneration trial: Update and launch

        Rocco Giudice
    8. -

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

        Giovanni Torsello
    9. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    10. -

      Open conversion after failed TEVAR

        Roberto Chiesa
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aortoiliac and femoral interventions

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

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

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

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    4. The Chimney-CERAB for treatment of acute aortic thrombosis

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

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

        Stanislaw Bartus
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Global expert exchange: Selected challenging cases – PVD

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

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

        Naoki Hayakawa
    2. -

      Bilateral iliac artery intervention in Takayasu’s arteritis

        Mohammad Ansari
    3. -

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

        Erin Moore
    4. -

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

        Dongming Zhang
    5. -

      Could we use atherectomy device at common femoral artery

        Lee Chang Hoon
    6. -

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

        Zaza Alexandrovich Kavteladze
    7. -

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

        Michinao Tan
    8. -

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

        Peter Farrugia
    9. -

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    10. -

      Unique treatment of popliteal aneurysm with kissing interwoven nitinol stents

        George Chrysant
    11. -

      RECROSS technique: revascularisation by crushing chronically occluded stents

        Johnathon Rollo
    12. -

      Endovascular management of traumatic vascular injury in lower extremities

        Chang-Won Kim
    13. -

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

        Mark Goldberg
    14. -

      Argentinean registry for endovascular treatment in lower limbs “RAdAMI”

        Ana Mollon
    15. -

      The trials and tribulations of hawking in the tibals

        Vikram Puttaswamy
    16. -

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

        Yutaka Dannoura
    17. -

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

        Giuseppe Papia
    18. -

      Paradigm for parity: Management of peripheral arterial disease in undeserved populations. Can we do better?

        Foluso Fakorede
    19. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Symposium: Mechanical atherectomy and thrombectomy of arterial and venous occlusions

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

      Rotarex.S atherothrombectomy in femoropoliteal occlusions. The Leipzig experience in 1.000+ patients

        Bruno Freitas
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

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

        Christian Wissgott
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    5. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

    2. -

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

        Frank Criado
    3. -

      Recent evidence surrounding the treatment of patients with Type B dissections

        Paul Hayes
    4. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

    7. FOCUS ON NEW APPROACHES FOR THE ASCENDING AORTA AND THE ARCH

    8. -

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

        Chang Shu
    9. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    10. -

      Ascending aortic remodelling permits TEVAR in most ascending aneurysms

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    11. -

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    12. -

      RelayBranch: Expanding TEVAR to a new class of patients

        Robin Hendricus Heijmen
    13. -

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

        Armando Lobato
    14. -

      Updated results of the Nexus aortic stentgraft system

        Mario Lachat
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    1. -

      How to perform CFA Supera deployment

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      First experience with next generation DCBs

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      How to perform AVF Supera deployment

        Shannon Thomas
    4. -

      How to perform subintimal Supera deployment with Presto technique

        Luis Mariano Palena
    5. -

      How to perform Supera popliteal aneurysm deployment

        Jörg Teßarek
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR general/infrarenal

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

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

        Magdy Haggag
    2. -

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

        Ahmed Eleshra
    3. -

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

        Paola Scrivere
    4. -

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

        Tomoyasu Sato
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of hypogastric artery aneurysm using an internal branch device

        Gino Gemayel
    6. -

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

        Mafalda Correia
    7. -

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

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    8. -

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

        James Ebaugh
    9. -

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

        Rebeca Pérez López
    10. -

      Uncommon complications leading to conversion after EVAR

        Christiana Anastasiadou
    11. -

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

        Jinsong Wang
    12. -

      Management of Type II endoleak after EVAR

        TBD
    13. -

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

        Erin Moore
    14. -

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

        Yang Jiao
    15. -

      Patient-tailored strategies for hostile iliac artery during EVAR

        Jin-Hyun Joh
    16. -

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

        Virendra Patel
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Vascular discussion: indications & evidence based therapies

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – PVD femoral/BTK

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Jörn Balzer, Sean Lyden
    1. -

      Percutaneous mechanical stent thrombectomy used as therapy for acute limb ischemia

        Igor Semin
    2. -

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

        Ertan Vuruskan
    3. -

      Body flossing technique the extremely helpful option

        Mamoud Salah
    4. -

      How to use a wire to capture a missed wire?

        Mostafa Alsherif
    5. -

      Zero-contract atherectomy of femoropopliteal lesions

        Theodosios Bisdas
    6. -

      Novel approach to popliteal occlusive disease

        George Chrysant
    7. -

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

        Keisuke Nakabayashi
    8. -

      Peripheral arteries hybrid surgery in high-risk patients

        Mikhail Chernyavskiy
    9. -

      Midterm outcomes of percutaneous bypass for very long femoropopliteal occlusion

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    10. -

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

        Rohan McLachlan
    11. -

      Case report of persistant sciatic artery

        Mohamed Ismail
    12. -

      A rare cause of angina after coronary bypass grafting; left internal mammary artery to pulmonary artery fistula and successful treatment with transcatheter coil embolization

        Ali Nazmi Calik
    13. -

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

        Teresa Gonzalez de la Huebra Labrador
    14. -

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

        Hung Ka Ki Isabelle
    15. -

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

        Mangesh Tarte
    16. -

      CLI and multilevel disease

        Ana Mollon
    17. -

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

        Naoki Hayakawa
    18. -

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    19. -

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

        Shigeyasu Tsuda
    20. -

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

        Karan Garg
    21. -

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

        Zola N'Dandu
    22. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Endo-vascular transcendence in end stage renal disease

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

      CLI in ERSD. Upper & lower limb ischemia

        Roberto Ferraresi
    2. -

      Endovascular therapy first in ESRD

        Bart Dolmatch
    3. -

      WavelinQ endo-vascular access creation

        Robert Jones
    4. -

      Different approaches in WavelinQ endo-vascular access

        Robert Shahverdyan
    5. -

      Vascular access treatment algorithm

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    6. -

      Technical challenges, improved clinical outcomes

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    7. -

      Proof is in the evidence

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Benefit of ACTIVE CONTROL for achieving optimal outcomes in complex TEVAR procedures

        Dittmar Böckler
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    4. -

      Controlled conformability to make it possible: European clinical experience with Excluder Conformable

        Marc van Sambeek
    5. -

      Recorded case presentaion from Eindhoven

        Marc van Sambeek
    6. -

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

        Nilo Mosquera
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex femoral and BTK interventions

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

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

        Yutaka Dannoura
    3. SELECTED ABSTRACTS - CHALLENGING CASES

    4. Retrograde transcollateral revascularisation of totally occluded superficial femoral artery

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

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

        Saritphat Orrapin
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

    Moderator:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Konstantinos Donas
    1. FOCUS ON CAROTID STENTING AND EMBOLIZATION THERAPIES

    2. -

      Carotid artery stenosis – diagnostic approach and indication for treatment

        Dorothee Saur
    3. -

      Carotid artery stenting – latest technologies

        Ralf Langhoff
    4. -

      Principles of coil embolization for bleeding, endoleaks, and beyond

        Tim Ole Petersen
    5. -

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

        Michael Moche
    6. -

      New applications for embolization therapies

        Ulf Teichgräber
    7. FOCUS ON ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC REPAIR

    8. -

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

        Axel Fischer
    9. -

      Branched and fenestrated grafts – When and how to use?

        Eric Verhoeven
    10. -

      Endovascular treatment of aortic dissections

        TBD
    11. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    12. -

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

        Daniela Branzan
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Brian DeRubertis, Steven Kum
    1. Vessel preparation with plain balloons – the role of sizing and dilatation time

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

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

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

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

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

        Brian DeRubertis
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau
    Panel:
    Christian Etz, Daniela Branzan, Michael Jacobs, Eric Verhoeven, Michael Borger
    1. Minimally invasive staged segmental artery coil embolisation – step by step

        Andrej Schmidt
    2. Staged repair and neuromonitoring during thoracoabdominal aortic repair – is it helpful?

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

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

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

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-general

    Moderator:
    George Adams
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
    1. -

      Homemade device to facilitate wire threading of low profile catheters

        Armando Lobato
    2. -

      Practical experience with the Renal Guard system

        Matthias Mende
    3. -

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

        George Adams
    4. -

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

        Naoto Miyagi
    5. -

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

        Nicolas Louis
    6. -

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

        Pawel Rynio
    7. -

      Cell-based therapy for the treatment of diabetes mellitus by local intra-arterial delivery of autologous bone marrow-derived adult stem cells in the pancreas

        Sanjeev Kumar
    8. -

      A study on targeted delivery of platelet bioinspired liposome with rapamycin in the treatment of atherosclerosis

        Ning Zhang
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Reza Ghotbi, Vicente Riambau
    1. -

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

        Arkadiusz Kazimierczak
    2. -

      Bikini stents for anatomically challenging cases of sacular aneurysms

        Mohamed Shehata
    3. -

      A new fully automated imaging software to characterize abdomina l aortic aneurysms properties

        Fabien Lareyre
    4. -

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

        Daniela Branzan
    5. -

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

        Pawel Rynio
    6. -

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

        Alessandra Fittipaldi
    7. -

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

        Wei Guo
    8. -

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

        Jang Yong Kim
    9. -

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

        Pascal Desgranges
    10. -

      Augmented reality to facilitate endovascular aortic repair

        Pawel Rynio
    11. -

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

        Andrea Vacirca
    12. -

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

        Pasqualino Sirignano
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Lawrence Garcia, Yann Gouëffic
    Panel:
    Sebastian Debus, James McKinsey, Chris Metzger, Frank Criado
    1. -

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

        Ignace Tielliu
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

    3. -

      LINC status update: Management of common femoral disease – Lesions of the CFA: Increasing evidence for endovascular rather than open repair!

        Martin Malina
    4. -

      LINC status update: Management of common femoral disease – I disagree: Surgical reconstruction is still the gold standard for CFA reconstruction

        Matthew Menard
    5. -

      Panel discussion and audience vote

    6. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

    7. -

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

        Erwin Blessing
    8. -

      Directional atherectomy and anti-restenotic therapy for CFA disease

        Thomas Zeller
    9. -

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

        Angelo Cioppa
    10. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    11. -

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

        Erwin Blessing
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Re-do procedures after EVAR and management of endoleaks

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

      Mechanical characterisation of abdominal aortic aneurysm, using 4D ultrasound

        Marc van Sambeek
    2. -

      Evolution of the peri-renal aortic neck segment after endovascular aneurysm repair with the Anaconda stent-graft

        Maaike Koenrades
    3. -

      Proximal extension of disease after FEVAR: frequency and treatment options

        Eric Verhoeven
    4. -

      Nellix-in-Nellix proximal extensions for late failures

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      Technical considerations to optimize clinical success with EndoAnchor implants

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    8. -

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

        Frans Moll
    9. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    10. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    11. -

      First clinical results of aneurysm sac filling with polymers

        Michael Jacobs
    12. -

      Trouble shooting in iliac side branch failure treatment

        Sven Seifert
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

    live with:
    Andrej Schmidt, Marco Manzi, Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    Panel:
    John Laird, Antonio Micari, Francesco Liistro, Konstantinos Katsanos
    1. -

      Angiosomal-guided revascularisation in critical limb ischemia

        Jun Li
    2. -

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

        Ammar Safar
    3. -

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

        Jinoo Kim
    4. -

      Central wiring technique is useful for SFA occluded lesions with self ultrasonography guided method

        Hideyuki Takimura
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      Assisted tibial artery re-entry during SAFARI revascularisation

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

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

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

    Moderator:
    Sabine Steiner
    1. FOCUS ON PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL INTERVENTIONS

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

        Sabine Steiner
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      The retrograde approach – when and how to do it?

        Martin Werner
    4. -

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

        Chris Metzger
    5. -

      What is Lithoplasty and when to use it?

        Marianne Brodmann
    6. -

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

        Steven Kum
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      New approaches to measure perfusion after recanalisation in CLI procedures

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    8. FOCUS ON VENOUS INTERVENTIONS AND AV-ACCESS

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      Iliac vein recanalizations: Indication, techniques and outcome

        Oliver Schlager
    10. -

      Endoluminal treatment of varicous veins

        TBD
    11. -

      Interventional procedures in failed hemodyalisis access

        John Swinnen
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      Percutaneous creation of AV-fistula – initial experience

        Theodosios Bisdas
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-SFA/BTK

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Marianne Brodmann
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      Totally percutaneous fem-pop bypass: the best of the two worlds

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

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

        Nadia Brunacci
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      Animal safety study for the SoundBite™ Active Wire

        Louis-Philippe Riel
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      The results of a 40 patient cohort at a single center with the DABRA atherectomy system

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

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    8. -

      Virtual partial foot amputation based on finite element analysis

        Vinicius Lain
    9. -

      Totally percutaneous deep foot veins arterialization. Single centre experience

        Bruno Migliara
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      New technique to facilitate percutaneous venous arterialization in patients with no-option critical limb ischemia

        August Ysa
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Disruptive treatment approaches and pioneering techniques for patients with vascular disease

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

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      Understanding the latest evidence with Rivaroxaban vascular dose in PAD treatment

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

        Rupert Bauersachs
    4. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS FOR VESSEL PREPARATION

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      Lessons learned from reality

        Aljoscha Rastan
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

    7. FOCUS ON INNOVATIONS IN IMPLANT TECHNOLOGY

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      Future of stenting in the current DCB world

        Koen Deloose
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      Interim 2-year results from the MIMICS-2 study

        Thomas Zeller
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

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

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

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

        Ehrin Armstrong
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      Extreme SFA lesions: DETOUR I 12-month results in lesions >30cm

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

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

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      Perfusion angiography: towards new standards for optimized treatment outcomes

        Daniel van den Heuvel
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      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

    20. FOCUS ON VENOUS DISEASE

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

        Ramon Varcoe
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

    Moderator:
    Dittmar Böckler
    Panel:
    Santi Trimarchi, Paul Hayes, Fabio Verzini
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      When and how to perform TEVAR: evidence based insights

        Santi Trimarchi
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      Addressing unmet clinical needs with the new generation VALIANT Navion device

        Paul Hayes
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      30-day results on the VALIANT Navion device

        Fabio Verzini
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Luigi Lovato
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

    Moderator:
    Michael Jacobs, Michael Borger
    Panel:
    Roberto Chiesa, Armando Lobato, Eric Verhoeven, Weiguo Fu, Ramon Varcoe
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      State of the art of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm open repair

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

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

        Eric Verhoeven
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      Live case transmission from Paris

    5. FOCUS ON SIDE BRANCH TECHNOLOGY

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

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

        Martin Malina
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      Why is it so important to us the right stent in FEVAR?

        Tara Mastracci
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      18 months of follow-up on the BeGraft PLUS in BEVAR cases

        Eric Verhoeven
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      Early experience of VBX in branched procedures

        Giovanni Torsello
    11. -

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

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

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

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

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

        Tilo Kölbel
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      Post-implantation inflammatory response after EVAR

        Erik Debing
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      Discussion and conclusion

Conference day 4

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Critical issues and pioneering solutions in aortic endografting - Join us for brunch, served from 08:45am until 11:00am

    Moderator:
    Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Marc van Sambeek, Thomas Larzon, Olaf Richter, Sebastian Debus, Mauro Gargiulo
    1. With live case transmission from Münster

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      Why the randomized trials comparing EVAR with open repair for ruptured AAAs are misleading and not generally applicable

        TBD
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      With adjuncts (Chimney grafts and Onyx) 100% of RAAAs can be treated by EVAR with low 30-day mortality and turn down rate

        Thomas Larzon
    4. -

      Tips and tricks for obtaining supraceliac aortic control with EVAR for ruptured AAAs: it is not simple

        TBD
    5. -

      Trouble shooting and bail-out in FEVAR/BEVAR

        TBD
    6. -

      Emergent use of an arch branch device to treat an ascending aortic rupture with use of a branch-to-branch through-and-through wire

        Ahmed Eleshra
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    “Great saves and big disasters” – Review of challenging cases and complications – Join us for brunch, served from 08:45am until 11:00am

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    Panel:
    Antonio Micari, Klaus Amendt, Hans Krankenberg, Theodosios Bisdas, Dai-Do Do, Eugenio Stabile
    1. With live case transmission from Leipzig

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      Announcement of the winners of the LINC 2019 poster award

        Giancarlo Biamino