LINC 2019 presentations


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

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

LINC 2019 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Room 6 - Speakers' corner

11 events
  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Matthew Menard, Miguel Montero-Baker
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      Magnesium resorbable drug-eluting scaffold (Magmaris) for below the knee recanalisation: 12-month follow-up analysis

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

        Atman Shah
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      24-month 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
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      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
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      Impact of endovascular pedal arch reconstruction on wound healing in patients with critical limb ischemia

        Young-Guk Ko
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      Discussion

  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Update on clinical trials and new data – PVD/SFA

    Moderator:
    Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    Panel:
    William Gray
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      Peripheral CTO crossing with the SoundBite™ active wire

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

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
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      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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

        Thomas Zeller
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      Two year mortality post DEB and plain balloon angioplasty: pooled primary data analysis of 4 RCTs

        Thomas Albrecht
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      Discussion

  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , 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
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      PrOspective multiCentrE study of cArotid artery steNting using MER stent– the OCEANUS study – 30 days and one year follow-up

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

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

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

        Viktor Imre Óriás
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      Comparative analysis of carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy in clinical practice

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

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

        Tobias Steinke
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      Fully absorbable patch based large hole vascular closure device

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

        Patrick Berg
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      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

        Horst Sievert
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      Discussion

  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – venous/AV

    Moderator:
    Rick de Graaf
    Panel:
    Sebastian Sixt, Bruno Freitas
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      Aspiration thrombectomy for acute deep vein thrombosis of the left lower extremity of a child after cardiac radiofrequency ablation

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
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      Mortality case after stent placement for SVC syndrome

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

        Dong Erk Goo
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      Emergency single stage superior vena cava and pulmonary artery stenting

        Nuran Seneviratne
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      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
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      Endovascular treatment for IVC filter related PTS

        Wei Liang
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      Endovascular treatment of traumatic intra-abdominal suprahepatic IVC rupture

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

        Syed Maqbool
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      Right ovarian vein syndrome

        Nasser Algharem
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      Discussion

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

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

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

        Bianca Marinelli Teixeira
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      Sharp recanalisation of central venous occlusion utilizing re-entry catheter

        Ali Alsaadi
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      Inferior vena caval obstruction and limited role of endovenous therapy

        Mangesh Tarte
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      Duodenal perforation consequent to a cava filter migration

        Guilherme Vieira Meirelles
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      Klippel Trenaunay syndrome. When and what to do?

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

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

        Massimo Pieraccini
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – AV access related issues

    Moderator:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
    Panel:
    Robert Jones
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      Durability and cost effectiveness of peripheral inserted portcath for chemotherapy

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

        Ewa Swiecka
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      Dialysis access endovascular interventions and strategies for reducting hematomas with perforation

        Mark Goldberg
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      Extreme hemodialysis access: a transhepatic HeRO

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

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

        Samuel N. Steerman
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    GDPR in a clinical setting

    Moderator:
    Ulrich Beschorner, Aly Talen
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      GDPR: What's all the fuss about?

        Aly Talen
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      GDPR from an EC view

        Aly Talen
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      What do EU hospitals need to comply with GDPR in medical studies

        Jürgen Bühse
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      MD perspective: what changed? How does GDPR affect communication with the patient?

        Ulrich Beschorner
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      GDPR requirements for non-EU based manufacturers

        Nico Busch
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR aortic dissections

    Moderator:
    Vicente Riambau
    Panel:
    Fabio Verzini
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      Aortic dissection repair using the stabilise technique associated to arch procedures. Report of two cases

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

        Suk-Won Song
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      A complex case of penetrating aortic ulcer in a young man

        Robbie George
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      Cheese-wire fenestration to create a suitable landing zone for treatment of complex aortic dissection with late aneurysm formation

        Jordan Stern
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Chang Shu, Frank Criado
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      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
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      Multilayer flow modulator placement for peri-visceral saccular aneurysm with hemodynamic evaluation with AneurysmFlowSM: A case report

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

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

        Altino Moraes
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      Management of T-Branch infection

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

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

        Jose Chaves
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      Total arch replacement with chimney endovascular technique

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

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

        Virendra Patel
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      Iliac artery rupture during endovascular repair of the thoracic aorta

        Luis Ricardo Sanchez Escalante
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      Discussion

  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – PVD femoral/BTK

    Moderator:
    Sean Lyden
    Panel:
    Jörn Balzer
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      Percutaneous mechanical stent thrombectomy used as therapy for acute limb ischemia

        Igor Semin
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      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
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      Body flossing technique the extremely helpful option

        Mamoud Salah
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      How to use a wire to capture a missed wire?

        Mostafa Alsherif
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      Zero-contract atherectomy of femoropopliteal lesions

        Theodosios Bisdas
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      Novel approach to popliteal occlusive disease

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

        Keisuke Nakabayashi
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      Peripheral arteries hybrid surgery in high-risk patients

        N. Zherdev
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      Midterm outcomes of percutaneous bypass for very long femoropopliteal occlusion

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

        Rohan McLachlan
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      Case report of persistant sciatic artery

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

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

        Mangesh Tarte
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      CLI and multilevel disease

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

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

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

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

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

        Zola N'Dandu
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-general

    Moderator:
    George Adams
    Panel:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
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      Homemade device to facilitate wire threading of low profile catheters

        Marta Lobato
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      Practical experience with the Renal Guard system

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

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

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

        Pawel Rynio
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      Discussion

  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – PVD-SFA/BTK

    Moderator:
    Jihad Mustapha
    Panel:
    Miguel Montero-Baker
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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

        Martin Brouillette
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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
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      Virtual partial foot amputation based on finite element analysis

        Vinicius Lain
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      Totally percutaneous deep foot veins arterialization. Single centre experience

        Bruno Migliara
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      Discussion