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.

Scientific Posters

10 events
  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: Iliac, venous

    Juror:
    Houman Jalaie, Stephen Black
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      The challenging procedure of complex AIOD with newly iliac covered stent

        Masahiko Fujihara
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      Successful endovascular treatment of a rigid patient with Leriche syndrome

        Bor-Hsin Jong
    3. -

      Successful hybrid revascularisation in TASC D AIOD aortic occlusion plus bilateral iliac artery occlusion by applying CERAB concept

        Jaroen Cheewinmethasiri
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      Primary stenting for chronically occluded abdominal aorta in a high-risk patient

        Marcel Voos Budal Arins
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      Open repair of asymtomatic iliac pseudoaneurysm: a late complication after of the implantation of common iliac artery stent

        Nancy Marisela Coraizaca Chicaiza
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      “Crush Stenting” a new approach to treat occluded iliac stent

        Melek Ben Mrad
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of a iatrogenic iliac arteriovenous fistula

        Giuseppe D'Arrigo
    8. -

      Compression of the left common iliac vein by the right common iliac artery at the end of gestation

        Josualdo Silva
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      Successful single session treatment of massive left-side iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis in May-Thurner syndrome

        Jun-Won Lee
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      Popliteal vein compression .... is it a main cause of DVT?

        Mohamed Nagib
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      Stenosis of the brachiocephalic vein and percutaneous thoracic thrombectomy with Thrombectomy system– case report

        Ewa Swiecka
    12. -

      Giant femoral artery pseudoaneurysm associated with arteriovenous fistula following shotgun injury with multiple complications

        Abbas Sarookhani
    13. -

      Endovascular recanalisation of extensive chronic total femoro-ilio-caval occlusion in a persistent bilateral venous ulcers

        Osman Mahmoud
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      Combined role of endovenous laser ablation, inj.ethanol embolisation & foam sclerotherapy in the treatment of congenital venous malformations (K-T Syndrome) cases

        Mangesh Tarte
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      Early results of venous stenting when there are no healthy landing zones in thrombophilic patient

        Ashraf Elnaggar
    16. -

      May Thurner syndrome and left labial varices

        Nasser Algharem
    17. -

      The role of 3D venous angiography and IVUS in diagnostic and treatment decision in May Thurner syndrome

        Simone Franco
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      Sudden rapid progressive venous gangrene in upper limb with 2 years well functioning AV access

        Ehab Elashaal
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      Endovascular treatment of post thrombotic syndrome in the left inferior vena cava

        Isabela Tavares
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      A successful intervention for venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolization with anti-thrombin deficiency

        Hirokazu Miyashita
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      Iliofemoral venous stenting for patients with chronic post-thrombotic venous occlusive disease

        Abdulrahman Salem
  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: AV-access, iliac, venous, and miscellaneous

    Juror:
    Robert Jones, Rick de Graaf
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      Safety and efficacy of covered endovascular reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation (CERAB) technique for complex aortoiliac occlusive disease: a single center experience

        Stefano Molinaro
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      Time differentiation based image enhancement algorithms for kinetic imaging

        David Szollosi
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      6-month result from a double-blinded randomised control trial for DCB vs. plain balloon angioplasty for dysfunctional vascular access

        Skyi Yin Chun Pang
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      Longevity and infection free survival of permicath

        Mohamed Ismail
    5. -

      Permeability of viabahn covered stent in native fistulas for hemodialysis: does puncture influence its permeability?

        Pedro B. García-Jurado
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      Vein suturless anastomosis in vascular access graft

        Marco Franchin
    7. -

      Catheter directed thrombolytic therapy complemented by ECMO: Treatment of massive pulmonary embolism with cardiac arrest

        Mert Dumantepe
    8. -

      Long term follow up after endovenous thermal ablation and open surgery of varicose veins

        Beatrix Cucuruz
    9. -

      12-month clinical outcome of a novel rheolytic directional thrombectomy technique for patients with iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis

        Tim Sebastian
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      Chronic Post-Thrombotic Syndrome – Can direct CTV be helpful in predicting inflow for venous reconstruction?

        Andreia Coelho
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      Popliteal vein entrapment as the cause of varicose veins

        Ayhan Senol
    12. -

      Catheter directed thrombolysis as a primary choice in the management of acute iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis

        Abdulrahman Salem
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      Comparative study between conventional surgery and radiofrequency ablation in treatment of varicose vein

        Mohamed Ismail
    14. -

      Surfacer system post-market, international registry demonstrates safe and effective performance

        Tobias Steinke
    15. -

      Endovascular management of arteriovenous malformation: Tips & tricks

        Hesham Sharafeldin
    16. -

      Early results of a randomised clinical trial of mechanochemical ablation vs. cyanoacrylate adhesive for the treatment of varicose veins (MOCCA)

        Amjad Belramman
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      Novel compliant stent with specific design for truncular venous malformations: results of a porcine model study

        Pierfrancesco Veroux
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      Thrombectomy devices in the treatment of massive acute pulmonary embolism: initial single center experience with aspirex and novel technique through jugular access

        Bruno Freitas
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: PVD

    Juror:
    Sigrid Nikol, Peter Huppert
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      The impact of BMI on mid-term clinical and limb outcome in patients with peripheral artery disease after endovascular treatment

        Hoyoun Won
    2. -

      2-year outcomes of orbital atherectomy treatment in symptomatic peripheral artery disease patients: sub-analysis of the LIBERTY 360 study

        George Adams
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      The impact of calcium score of femoropopliteal artery after endovascular treatment

        Takahiro Tokuda
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      Clinical impact of ankle-brachial index improvement after endovascular therapy for peripheral arterial disease

        Tomonori Katsuki
    5. -

      Beyond tip stiffness: flexural rigidity distributions of guidewires and specialty devices

        Martin Brouillette
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      VITAE registry: vascular access Indigo CatD Thrombo Aspiration registry

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
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      Mechanical thrombectomy with ANGIOJET system in patients with lower limb bypass occlusion

        Igancio Domínguez
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      New scoring model to assess lesions involving the common femoral artery: its relation to the stage of ischemia and revascularisation method

        Alexey Baryshnikov
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      Retrograde use of the outback re-entry catheter in complex infrainguinal arterial recanalisation

        Lorenzo Patrone
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      Impaired glucose tolerance is associated with severity of peripheral artery disease

        Mehmet Mustafa Can
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      Aspiration thrombectomy for acute limb ischemia: a single center experience

        Stefano Molinaro
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      Routine vs. selective completion angiogram after thrombo-embolectmoy in the management of acute lower limb ischemia

        Amr Elsafie
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      Non-ambulatory state among hemodialysis patients is associates with mortality and lower limb events: Insights from PREDICT study

        Takahiro Sakai
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      Relationship Between FeDCLIP score and patency in PAD patients by using DES or BMS with Cilostazol for femoropopliteal lesions

        Tomoaki Mochidome
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      Can a single centre conduct a clinical trial in lower limb endovascular intervention?

        Cindy Wang
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      Platelet function in patients undergoing peripheral angioplasty

        Grzegorz Borowski
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      Short-term outcomes of supervised exercise training in patients with peripheral artery disease and intermittent claudication

        Daniel Kretzschmar
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      Acute limb ischemia in patients with neoplastic disease

        Angeliki Argyriou
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research and challenging cases: BTK, CLI

    Juror:
    Jihad Mustapha, Matthew Menard
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      Further risk stratification by systemic factors in WIfI (Wound, Ischemia, and foot Infection classification system) stage 4 but not in stage 1–3 in chronic limb-threatening ischemia

        Yosuke Hata
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      Critical Limb Ischemia. 4 years of limb salvage in Hospital México, San José, Costa Rica

        Jorge Chavarría
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      Impact of full-cover stenting in femoropopliteal lesions on time to wound healing in patients with critical limb ischemia

        Takenobu Shimada
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      Challenging below-the-knee occlusive disease – tackled with SAFARI, CART, and finally DES

        Jasmine Chua
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      Posterior tibial vein arterialization for salvage of critical ischemic threatened limb

        Ashraf Elnaggar
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      Using novel, reinforced, metal-tipped microcatheter for crossing multiple challenging infrapopliteal CTOs

        Eugen Ivan
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      Rare case of very young critical limbs ischemia

        Kazuki Tobita
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: PVD, SFA

    Juror:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Dai-Do Do
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      Stent-graft treatment of iliac artery perforations

        Simon Papoyan
    2. -

      Distal embolization at the below knee and common femoral artery. Endovascular management

        Claudia Martinez
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      Revascularisation of concomitant external iliac and superficial femoral artery occlusion in the same session

        Semi Öztürk
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      Endovascular treatment of popliteal thrombosis secondary to supera stent fracture

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
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      Creation and management of AVF during complex peripheral revascularisation

        Claudia Martinez
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      Perforation of the popliteal artery after rotational atherectomy for severe calcified occlusive lesion: Report of a rare case

        Young Sun Yoo
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      Untraditional management of iatrogenic Avf of the popliteal and infra popliteal vessels

        Mohamed Shehata
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      Common femoral artery percutaneous angioplasty with drug eluting balloon for closure device induced stenosis

        Arnaud Kerzmann
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      Retrograde recanalization of distal SFA total occlusion through an occluded femoro-popliteal autovenous bypass

        Dimitar Nikolov
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      Complex chronic thrombotic occlusion in a popliteal supera fracture: complex solution with Rotarex, Viabahn and open surgery

        Bruno Freitas
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      Arterial spasm could be a cause of Burger disease

        Hiroshi Araki
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      The triple aim? A case of multiple simultaneous arterial and venous thrombi

        Eugen Ivan
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      Severe bilateral upper extremities ischemia: think ergotism

        Jonathan Miara Lopez
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      Hybrid technique for management of acute upper limb ischemia post radiation

        Mohamed Shehata
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      A successful case of catheter-directed thrombolysis and staged stenting in a super-elderly patient with acute limb ischemia complicated with CKD

        Takehiko Kido
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      The appearance of a new lesion, which is not predictable by pre-procedural angiography, distal to the implanted stent in the stenting of the lesion in the POPA

        Jun Kikuchi
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      A case with blunt occlusive traumatic injury in the popliteal artery who underwent successful revascularisation using stent graft and distal puncture

        Masayoshi Kimura
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      Spot stenting in patients with critical limb ischemia: Clinical experience from a Polish perspective

        Robert Proczka
  • Wednesday, January 23rd: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: SFA

    Juror:
    Frank Vermassen, Sebastian Sixt
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      Impact of prolonged inflation times during plain balloon angioplasty on angiographic dissection in femoropopliteal lesions

        Kazunori Horie
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      Outcomes of atherectomy combined drug-coated balloons vs. atherectomy combined with plain balloons in femoropopliteal artery disease

        Young-Guk Ko
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      Comparison of ante- vs. retrograde access for the endovascular treatment of long and calcified femoropopliteal occlusive lesions

        Sorin Giusca
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      The Australian experience of a self-expanding nitinol stent over 24-month

        Cindy Wang
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      Short term outcomes of combination directional atherectomy and paclitaxel balloon angioplasty in infrainguinal peripheral vascular disease

        Vikram Puttaswamy
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      Treatment of flush superficial femoral artery occlusion with ipsilateral antegrade common femoral artery access

        Amr Aborahma
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      T.I.N.T.I.N. trial: Investigating the safety and efficacy of the treatment with the LumINor DCB and The IvolutioN stent of iVascular in TASC C and D – preliminary 6-month outcomes

        Koen Deloose
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      Efficacy of drug-eluting stents ELUVIA in treatment of high grade of femoropopliteal lesions

        Andrea Pellegrin
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      Retrograde approach for challenging occlusions of the superficial femoral artery

        Amr Aborahma
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      Comparison of clinical outcome between patient with and without hemodialysis following endovascular treatment with Heparin-Bonded covered stent

        Hirokazu Miyashita
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      Endovascular treatment of long superficial femoral artery-chronic total occlusions using a Gogo catheter with IVUS via a popliteal puncture (GIP) method is effective, safe, and useful

        Shinichi Nakamura
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      Popliteal Artery Entrapment syndrome, a clinical analysis of 12 cases

        Yingxue Hao
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      Long term follow-up of the endovascular treatment of stenotic and/or occlusive femoral arterial lesions

        Gianfranco Varetto
  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: EVAR (part I)

    Juror:
    Marc van Sambeek, Nilo Mosquera
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      Type 3B endoleak following TEVAR for mycotic aneurysm

        Semyon Chulsky
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      Rupture of thoracoabdominal aneurysm between two-staged endovascular repair

        Victoria E Garcia Blanco
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      Endovascular repair of a challenging isolated right common iliac artery aneurysm, a new modified technique

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

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

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

        Precious Emary Samonte
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      Open repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture post Type II endoleak

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

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

        Matilde Zamboni
  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: EVAR (part II)

    Juror:
    Thomas Larzon, Roberto Chiesa
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      A successful EVT to abdominal aortic stenosis with severe calcification

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

        Christiana Anastasiadou
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      Tips and tricks in ChEVAR, steps for successful outcome

        Samer Koussayer
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      Case report of testicular ischemia post EVAR

        Mohamed Ismail
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      Saving inferior mesenteric artery with parallel stent grafts

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

        Gonca Eldem
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      Multiple Type III B endoleaks in a fourth generation graft

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

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

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

        Cindy Wang
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      Successful endovascular repair of a severe perivisceral penetrating aortic ulcer

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

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

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

        N. Zherdev
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      Early rupture post FEVAR secondary to a Type II endoleak

        Cindy Wang
  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: EVAR

    Juror:
    Santi Trimarchi, Fabio Verzini
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      Renal function in endovascular aneurysm sealing repair: a retrospective analysis

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

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

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

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

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

        Susanne Anton
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      Geometric & hemodynamic analysis of fenestrated and multibranched aortic endografts

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

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

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

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

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

        Piotr Szopiński
  • Thursday, January 24th: - , Scientific Posters

    Original research and challenging cases: Carotid, embolization, visceral

    Juror:
    Ralf Langhoff, Stanislaw Bartus
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      Endovascular treatment of a superior mesenteric artery dissecting aneurism

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

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

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

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

        Syed Maqbool
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      A rare case of vagus nerve tumour as a neck swelling

        Mohamed Selim
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      CTO of left subclavian artery – longitudal stent deformation after postdilatation

        Vladimir Kovacevic
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      Simultaneous bilateral carotid artery stenting

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

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

        Mosaad Soliman
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      Embolization of pseudoaneurysm through not covered stent

        Elena Herrero Martínez
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      Sclerotherapy of lymphangioma in children: report of 3 cases

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

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

        Bianca Marinelli Teixeira
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      Unusual complication of inferior mesenteric artery embolization for Type 2 endoleak

        Arnaud Kerzmann
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      Endovascular intervention for stenosis superior mesenteric artery

        Mohammad Reza Juniery Pasciolly
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      A case report of gastroduodenal artery aneurysm

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

        Raimundo Santos
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      Endovascular treatment of visceral aneurysms with hydrogel coils in 2 cases

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

        Supatcha Prasertcharoensuk