LINC 2018 preliminary programme


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

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

Conference day 1

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Present and future clinical use for vascular mimetic stents

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

      2-year data Supera popliteal real world

        Enrique San Norberto-García
    2. -

      Supera in popliteal aneursym

        Jörg Teßarek
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Preliminary 6-month results of VMI CFA trial

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

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

        Peter Goverde
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

    Acute deep vein thrombosis

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

      Pharmacomechanical thrombolysis

        Jörn Dopheide
    2. -

      Catheter-directed thrombolysis

        Christian Erbel
    3. -

      Role of stents in acute DVT

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    4. -

      The ATTRACT study: View of the PI

        Erin Murphy
    5. -

      The ATTRACT study: View of a European expert

        Stephen Black
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

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

    Management of carotid artery disease: Remaining controversies and challenges ahead

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    Panel:
    Sebastian Debus, Carlo Setacci, Stanislaw Bartus
    1. -

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

        Marco Roffi
    2. -

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

        Frank Veith
    3. -

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

        Stanislaw Bartus
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

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

        William Gray
    6. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    7. -

      PrOspective multiCentrE study of cArotid artery steNting Using MER Stent – the OCEANUS study - P. Pieniazek

    8. -

      Comparative analysis of new mesh-covered stent designs using MRI parameters - M. A. Ruffino

    9. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    10. -

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

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

    12. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    13. -

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

        TBD
    14. -

      When better NOT to treat asymptomatic carotid stenosis

        Martin Storck
    15. -

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

        Alison Halliday
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      RANGER-RCT: 12-month results with the Ranger DCB in femoropopliteal lesions

        Dierk Scheinert
    3. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    4. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: CONSEQUENT RCT: 2-year results with the Sequent DCB

        Thomas Albrecht
    5. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    6. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    7. -

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

        George Adams
    8. -

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

        John Laird
    9. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    10. -

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

        Martin Banyai
    11. -

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

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

    13. -

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

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    14. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    15. -

      Panel discussion

    16. -

      Update on the TOBA studies in the femoropopliteal arteries

        Christian Wissgott
    17. -

      LOCOMOTIVE All Comers Study with the Multi-Loc spot stenting device: 12-month results

        Klaus Amendt
    18. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    19. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Management of complex aortoliliac disease: Avoiding complications and optimizing outcomes

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

      Endovascular treatment of occlusive aortic disease with abdominal stent grafts

        Ehrin Armstrong
    2. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    3. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    5. -

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

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    6. -

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

        John Laird
    7. -

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

        Chris Metzger
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Marco Roffi
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Hiroshi Ando
    3. -

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

        Tatsuya Nakama
    4. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

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

        Kazushi Urasawa
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      XPEDITE study

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Understanding restenosis in the SFA

        Aloke Finn
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      First results of the ZILVERPASS study

        Marc Bosiers
    6. -

      The importance of scientific evidence

        Iris Baumgartner
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Venous stenting

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

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
    3. -

      Clinical results of venous stents

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Clinical results of a dedicated May Thurner stent

        Christian Erbel
    5. -

      Anticoagulation therapy for acute and chronic cases

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

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

    The challenge ahead: How to improve acute stroke management

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

      Periprocedural neurologic complications during CAS: How to manage?

        Bernhard Reimers
    2. -

      Acute stroke management – What is state of the art?

        Karl-Titus Hoffmann
    3. -

      Acute stroke treatment: How I do it

        Klaus Mathias
    4. -

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

        Massimo Sponza
    5. -

      Case reviews

        Massimo Sponza
    6. -

      Reality of stroke management in Germany and how to proceed?

        Stephan Duda
    7. -

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

        Andrej Erglis
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    9. -

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

        TBD
    10. -

      Experience with bilateral carotid filter protection during percutaneous aortic valve replacement

        Axel Linke
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Opening remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Vascular protection in patients with CAD and PAD: New options

        Sebastian Debus
    3. -

      From registries to clinical trials: impact on guidelines for PAD

        Uwe Zeymer
    4. -

      PAD: From post-intervention to the chronic state

        Rupert Bauersachs
    5. -

      Questions and answers

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    My selection of guidewire and support catheter for complex BTK procedures

    Moderator:
    Kazushi Urasawa
    1. Guide wire selection

        Jos van den Berg
    2. Guide wire selection

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. Support catheter selection

        Yusuke Miyashita
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

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

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

    2. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    3. -

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

    4. -

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

        Peter Goverde
    5. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

      36-month results from the absorb BTK study

        Ramon Varcoe
    7. -

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    8. -

      Update on the BEST-CLI trial

        Matthew Menard
    9. -

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

    10. -

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Giovanni Pratesi
    1. -

      Unmet needs in EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    2. -

      Percutaneous technique for EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

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

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Latest outcomes on lower limbs: DCB or stent?

    1. -

      EFFPAC trial 6-month follow-up complete data

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      EVOLUTION trial 12-month follow-up

        Marc Bosiers
    3. -

      LUMINOR registry. BTK subgroup

        Vicente Riambau
    4. -

      ANGIOLITE BTK interim data

        Peter Goverde
    5. -

      Discussion: DCB vs. stent

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

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

      Dose matters: Understanding the science behind DCB outcomes

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    5. -

      From Chocolate to Hawk: Vessel preparation for improved outcomes

        Chris Metzger
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

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

        Houman Jalaie
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

        Brian DeRubertis
    2. SPOT STENTING & DCB: IT'S TIME TO UNDRESS THE FULL METAL JACKET

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

        TBD
    4. FLASH PRESENTATION: Spot stenting with VascuFlex Multi-LOC

        Peter Goverde
    5. FLASH PRESENTATION: Make combination therapy great again: DCB & spot stents in fempop lesions

        Gunnar Tepe
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    New GORE® VIABAHN® VBX Balloon Expandable: Expert forum

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

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

        Chris Metzger
    3. Case experience in aortic disease

        Martin Austermann
    4. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Clinical approaches and techniques in the management of CLI diabetic patients

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

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

        Michael Edmonds
    2. -

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

        Katja Mühlberg
    3. -

      Factors affecting outcome of CLI procedures

        Osamu Iida
    4. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

      Latest techniques and results in BTK interventions

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

    8. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – CONTRA

        Gary Ansel
    9. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – PRO

        Francesco Liistro
    10. -

      Use of DES in BTK – CONTRA

        TBD
    11. -

      Use of DES in BTK – PRO

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    12. -

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

        Eric Ducasse
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Gunnar Tepe
    Panel:
    Erich Minar
    1. -

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

    2. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

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

        George Adams
    4. -

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

    5. -

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

        Raphael Coscas
    6. -

      Long term results of >200 patients with the Aperto® DCB from the Italian Aperto registry - M. Tozzi

    7. -

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

        Marcus Thieme
    8. -

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

    9. -

      A randomised comparison of digital subtraction angiography and kinetic imaging - M. Gyano

    10. -

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

        Olaf Bakker
    11. -

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

    12. -

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

    13. -

      BIOFLEX – PEACE registry 24-month analysis

        Michael Lichtenberg
    14. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    15. -

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

        Yann Gouëffic
    16. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Opening and learning objectives

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Current data and performance of drug eluting technology in SFA

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

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

        Marc Sapoval
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Drug eluting stents in BTK intervention – a review

        Hans van Overhagen
    6. -

      Next steps in drug eluting stent for BTK intervention

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      Clinical targets and patient outcome goals in BTK intervention

        TBD
    8. -

      Panel discussion

    9. -

      Closing remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Introduction

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      SFA recorded case presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      BTK recorded case 1 presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      BTK recorded case 2 presentation

        Koen Deloose, Yann Gouëffic, Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      CAS case presentation

        Andrea Kahlberg
    6. -

      Conclusion

        Yann Gouëffic
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Gunnar Tepe, Koen Deloose, Patrice Mwipatayi
    1. -

      Introduction by the chairman

    2. -

      BIOFLEX-PEACE – Pulsar-18 all-comers registry 12-month results for the full cohort

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      BIOLUX P-III – Passeo-18 Lux all-comers registry 12-month results for the full cohort of 700+ subjects

        Gunnar Tepe
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

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

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      REACT: REsponse Adapted Combination Therapy: Concept and study outline for an RCT

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    8. -

      Closing by the chairman

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Technical and practical aspects of highend embolo therapy

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

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    2. Embolo therapy of peripheral AVMs

        Maliha Sadick
    3. Treatment of pulmonary AVMs

        Rene Müller-Wille
    4. Minimal invasive therapy of endoleaks

        Marcus Treitl
    5. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

    Moderator:
    Marianne Brodmann, Steven Kum
    Panel:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Osamu Iida
    1. MANGING THE INFECTED ROUND

    2. -

      How do you prioritize revascularisation vs. treatment of infection. Case presentation. - J. Lantis

    3. -

      Questions and answers

    4. ANGIOSOME DIRECTED THERAPY

    5. -

      Angiosome concept – myth or truth? Does it make a real difference in “real world” cases? Case presentation

        Osamu Iida
    6. -

      Questions and answers

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

    8. -

      Managing R6 wounds – the utility of multi-vessel revascularisation and inflow strategies

        Peter Schneider
    9. -

      Questions and answers

    10. CLI IN DIALYSIS – A SPECIAL BREED OF PATIENTS

    11. -

      Plantar arch and below-the-ankle angioplasty – who, when and how?

        Marco Manzi
    12. -

      Questions and answers

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

    14. -

      Percutaneous deep venous arterialization with the LimFlow procedure

        Marianne Brodmann
    15. -

      Questions and answers

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    Moderator:
    Konstantinos Katsanos
    Panel:
    Jos van den Berg, Frans Moll
    1. -

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

    2. -

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

    3. -

      VasQTM improves functional maturation: Randomised controlled multinational study results - G. Mestres

    4. -

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

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    5. -

      DCB in vascular access – where does it work

        Tobias Steinke
    6. EMBOLISATION THERAPIES

    7. -

      Peripheral aneurysm coiling using large volume ruby coils: Results from the multicenter ACE registry

        Jos van den Berg
    8. -

      Validation of Lipiodol as a theranostic agent for loco-regional therapy of liver cancer - M. Miszczuk

    9. OPEN AORTIC REPAIR/EVAR

    10. -

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

        Sebastian Debus
    11. -

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

        Arne Schwindt
    12. -

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

    13. -

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

        Jan Brunkwall
    14. -

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

        Jörg Teßarek
    15. -

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

    16. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Advanced solutions for calcified lesions and CTOs

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

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

        Lawrence Garcia
    2. -

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

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

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

      Understanding the challenges with measuring calcium in DCB clinical trials

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

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

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    6. -

      Clinical experience with the Phoenix atherectomy system for complex calcified lesions

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    7. -

      Applications of Lithoplasty for the treatment of calcified lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    8. -

      Shockwave Lithoplasty System treatment of calcified lesions: Intravascular OCT analysis

        Andrew Holden
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Manuela Matschuck
    11. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Manuela Matschuck
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

        Robert Lookstein
    3. FLASH PRESENTATION:Pros and cons of Vena cave filters: What are the right indications and how to do it safely?

        Barry Katzen
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Carotid interventions

    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    live from Cotignola:
    Fausto Castriota
    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Gary Ansel
    Panel:
    Martin Storck, Carlo Setacci, Zoran Milosevic
    1. FLASH PRESENTATION: How to integrate latest technology to make carotid stenting safer?

        Stephan Duda
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: Latest clinical experience with integrated embolic protection during CAS and future directions - R. Sachar

    3. FLASH PRESENTATION: Combined carotid and coronary revascularisation: Is this a good idea?

        George Chrysant

Conference day 2

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    2. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    3. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    4. -

      Advanced crossing and wiring techniques in BTK vessels

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

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

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    9. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    10. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    11. -

      Update on TOBA below-the-knee

        Marianne Brodmann
    12. -

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

        Ehrin Armstrong
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Endovascular repair for complex iliac aneurysms

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

      Iliac artery aneurysms – types and treatment

        Klaus Mathias
    2. -

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

        Fabio Verzini
    3. -

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

        Jan Heyligers
    4. -

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

        Daniela Branzan
    5. -

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

    6. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    7. -

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

        Konstantinos Donas
    8. -

      A proposed treatment algorithm for iliac aneurysms

        Fabio Verzini
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part I

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

      Percutaneous tumor ablation: indications and technical innovations

        Maciej Pech
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

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

      Holmium-166 radioembolisation compared to Yttrium-90 radioembolisation

        Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann
    4. -

      Radiofrequency ablation versus microwave abalation in HCC and liver metastasis

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    6. -

      Percutaneous after loading therapy in inoperable liver tumors

        Dirk Schnapauff
    7. -

      Radioembolisation in colorectal liver metastasis

        Peter Reimer
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    2. FOCUS ON VESSEL PREPARATION

    3. -

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

        Lawrence Garcia
    4. -

      What have we learned so far in the REALITY study?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

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

        George Adams
    6. -

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

        Andrew Holden
    7. FOCUS ON DRUG-ELUTING BALLOONS

    8. -

      Comparison of particulate embolisation in different DCB formulations

        Renu Virmani
    9. -

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

        Wei Guo
    10. -

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

        Jang Yong Kim
    11. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    12. -

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

        Eugenio Stabile
    13. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    14. -

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

        Maureen Kohi
    15. -

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

        Hans Krankenberg
    16. -

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

        Frank Vermassen
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        John Pedersen
    3. -

      Stellarex level 1 evidence in common to complex patients

        Sean Lyden
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      As simple as scoring: Angiosculpt vessel prep and case review

        Simon Bays
    6. -

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

        Ehrin Armstrong
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    EVAR – Current status, open questions, and future perspectives

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

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

        Fiona Rohlffs
    2. -

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

        Roger Greenhalgh
    3. -

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

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    4. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    5. -

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

        Frank Criado
    6. -

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

        Santi Trimarchi
    7. -

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

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

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

        Martin Storck
    10. -

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    11. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    12. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Embolisation and mechanical thrombectomy

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Efficient endoleak treatment with Penumbra large volume coil - M. P. Lorenzo

    3. -

      Using large/long embolisation coils to enhance EVAR/TEVAR procedures

        Jos van den Berg
    4. -

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

        Gianmarco de Donato
    5. -

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

        Stephen D'Souza
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

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

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

        Miroslav Bulvas
    6. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    JET@LINC

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Yasutaka Yamauchi
    3. -

      Peripheral artery CTO crossing in Japan

        Kazushi Urasawa
    4. -

      Challenging for calcified complex SFA lesion assessed by intravascular ultrasound

        Masahiko Fujihara
    5. -

      Ideal strategy for long SFA-CTO accroding to pathological findings

        Daizo Kawasaki
    6. -

      Optimal endpoint of BTK intervention for wound healing

        Makoto Utsunomiya
    7. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Advances in peripheral embolisation therapies

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Nuno Dias
    3. -

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

        Hans Lindgren
    4. -

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

        Marcus Treitl
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Michele Antonello
    2. -

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

        Chris Metzger
    3. -

      Recorded case presentation from Arnhem

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Aortic challenges, quantitative analysis in fenestrated procedures

        Giovanni Torsello
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation from Münster

        TBD
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion by chairman

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced techniques for juxtarenal aneurysms and challenging neck anatomy

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

      A new conformable abdominal endovascular device

        Robert Rhee
    2. -

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

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

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

        TBD
    4. -

      Recorded ChEVAS case presentation with new BE graft +

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      RATIONALE Registry: 12 month data from real world AAA treatment with a unique device

        Andrew Winterbottom
    6. -

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

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

    8. -

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

        Frank Criado
    9. -

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    10. -

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

    11. -

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

        Konstantinos Donas
    12. -

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

        Eric Verhoeven
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part II

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

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

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

        Franco Orsi
    4. -

      Chemoembolisation using Lipiodol based techinques

        Peter Huppert
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

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

      Immuno oncology in regional treatments of metastasis

        Riccardo Lencioni
    7. -

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

        Michael Moche
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

        Manish Mehta
    2. Carotid

        Ehrin Armstrong
    3. Lower extremity

        Gary Ansel
    4. Venous

        TBD
    5. This is a case-based session focusing on what we like best ... real cases with challenges and complications that make the experts sweat. In this amphitheater setting, audience participation is encouraged and step-by-step case management is featured and discussed. This round room setting is dedicated to controversial or interactive talk-show-like sessions.

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Carlos Abel Gutierrez Diaz
    3. -

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

        Louis Lopez
    4. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

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

    6. -

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

        Anish Thomas
    7. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    8. -

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

        Eiji Ojima
    9. -

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

        Kenji Ogata
    10. -

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

    11. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    12. -

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

        William Gray
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Patient centered clinical trials: Engagement and innovation

    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Patient recruitment and retention challenges

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      The role of patient reported outcomes in cardiovascular trials

        Marc van Sambeek
    4. -

      Incorporating the “patient's voice” in clinical research

        TBD
    5. -

      Digital patient engagement/patient centric technologies

        Aly Talen
    6. -

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

    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    2. -

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

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

      Why the Ovation® can improve EVAR outcomes in women

        Martin Storck
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: New options and long term data with acoustic pulse thrombolysis

    Moderator:
    Nils Kucher
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Access PTS – how do I treat my PTS patients - M. Garcia

    3. -

      Longterm data from OPTALYSE - K. Sterling

    4. -

      The surgeon's perspective on PE - N. Hatam

    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

    1. -

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

    2. -

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

    3. -

      GPX by Fluidx medical technology: a biomimetic, in situ setting embolisation agent - J. Jones

    4. -

      Perfused Human Thiel embalmed cadavers – liquid embolisation training model - H. McLeod

    5. -

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

    6. -

      Initial experience of SIOXX XL stent use in occlusive venous disease - A. Moraes

    7. -

      Peripheral venous flow model for device testing and training in human Thiel embalmed cadavers - H. McLeod

    8. -

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

    9. -

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

        Bruno Migliara
    10. -

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

    11. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

      Introduction

        Stephen Black
    2. -

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

        Marta Ramírez Ortega
    3. -

      Post thrombotic syndrome: the importance of stent flexibility

        Rick de Graaf
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Peter Goverde, Dierk Scheinert
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Eric Ducasse
    3. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    4. -

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

        Enrico Marone
    5. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Conclusions and closing remarks

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Are all DCBs the same?

        Renu Virmani
    3. -

      Treatment of TASC C & D lesions with DCB

        Martin Banyai
    4. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

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

        Luis Mariano Palena
    6. -

      Long term benefit effects of Lutonix 035 DCB

        Scott O. Trerotola
    7. -

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

        Kate Steiner
    8. -

      DCB outcomes in real world patients with restenotic AV fistula

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

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

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    2. -

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

        Christoph Nienaber
    3. -

      Technical considerations for EVAR of Type B aortic dissections

        Santi Trimarchi
    4. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    6. -

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

        Frank Criado
    7. -

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

        Wei Guo
    8. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    9. -

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

        Götz Richter
    10. -

      Adjunctive techniques to induce false lumen thrombosis after TEVAR for TBADs

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

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

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

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

        John Laird
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Michel Makaroun
    1. Treatment of complex thoracic cases

        Christoph Nienaber
    2. Treatment of complex thoracic cases

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    4. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Venous stenting experience in Arnsberg

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Venous stenting experience in Modena

        Marzia Lugli
    4. -

      Venous stenting experience in Marseille

        Olivier Hartung
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    DEEP DIVE SESSION: Endovenous therapies – Part I

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

    2. -

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

        Barry Katzen
    3. -

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

        Yang Jin Park
    4. -

      Tips and tricks for challenging and complex IVC filter

        Fakhir Elmasri
    5. -

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

        Christopher Stout
    6. FOCUS ON DEEP VEIN RECANALISATION

    7. -

      Clinical evaluation and case planning of venous recanalization procedures - M. Gohel

    8. -

      CTV vs. MRV for imaging of venous disease

        Jos van den Berg
    9. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Nils Kucher
    10. -

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

        Antonio Rosales
    11. -

      Where to include IVUS in optimal venous diagnostic treatment pathway

        Erin Murphy
    12. -

      Radiation dose in venous procedures how do we actively reduce this

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    13. -

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

        Erich Minar
    14. -

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

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    15. -

      Evidence on mechanical thrombectomy for iliofemoral DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
    16. -

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

        Stephen Black
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Announcement of the winners of the Vascular Carreer Award 2017

    2. -

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

        Manish Mehta
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

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

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

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

        John Laird
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

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

        Chris Metzger
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    CX@LINC: aortic endovascular techniques at CX 2017

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

      Welcome by panel

    2. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    3. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    4. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    6. -

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

        Andrew Holden
    7. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    8. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    9. -

      Audience participation and discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and TIPPS

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

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

        Antonio Gaetano Rampoldi
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

      TIPS Implantation: results and outcome in a liver transplant center

        Thomas J. Vogl
    4. -

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

        Tobias Franiel
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of arterial-venous malformations: Effectivness and safety

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

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

      Interventional treatment of acute and chronic gastrointestinal bleeding

        Peter Reimer
    8. -

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

        Boris Radeleff
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

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

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Endovenous therapies – Part II

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

    2. -

      Building clinical evidence: Update on the ABRE study

        Stephen Black
    3. -

      VENOVO® Venous stent – Update on the Vernacular trial

        Houman Jalaie
    4. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      The bifurcation stent: Sinus obliqus

        TBD
    7. -

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

        Ramon Varcoe
    8. -

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

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    9. -

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

        Rick de Graaf
    10. FOCUS ON SUPERFICIAL VENOUS DISEASE

    11. -

      Diagnostic workup prior to ablation therapy of superficial venous disease

        Anina Lukhaup
    12. -

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

        Tobias Hirsch
    13. -

      Laser technology: latest developments

        Matthias Ulrich
    14. -

      Managing the challenging patient: Ancillary procedures for complex anatomies

        Raghu Kolluri
    15. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Martin Malina
    2. -

      Complex stenting of the common femoral artery

        Yann Gouëffic
    3. -

      Recanalisation of femoral bifurcations using the Culotte stent technique

        Erwin Blessing
    4. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    6. -

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

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    7. -

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

        Angelo Cioppa
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Koen Deloose
    10. -

      Results from the 100 patients of the prospective TIGRIS Vienna study

        Martin Werner
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

        Eric Ducasse
    2. -

      The fenestrated Anaconda endograft

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

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

        Robbert Meerwaldt
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

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

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

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    6. -

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    7. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    8. -

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

        Thomas Larzon
    9. -

      Treatment options of late failures (particularly migration) of EVAS

        Michel Reijnen
    10. -

      Aneurysm sac filling: a new method to treat endoleaks

        Michael Jacobs
    11. -

      Transcaval embolisation of Type 2 Endoleak after EVAR

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Miscellaneous topics: Renal, visceral interventions and beyond

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

      Renal stenting: Are there still valid indications?

        Iris Baumgartner
    2. -

      Update on renal denervation: Latest technical developments and data

        Felix Mahfoud
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Chronic visceral ischemia: tips and tricks

        Jos van den Berg
    5. -

      Large vessel vasculitis - messages for the interventionalist

        Ulrich Hoffmann
    6. -

      Endovascular techniques for visceral artery aneurysm treatment

        Barry Katzen
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

      The SUTTON syndrome: Rare but dangerous

        Steffen Basche
    9. -

      Interventional options for treatment of pelvic congestion syndrome

        Gerard O'Sullivan

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme BTK interventions

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

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Kazushi Urasawa
    3. -

      DCB for BTK arteries: New technologies and latest data

        Francesco Liistro
    4. -

      Adventitial drug delivery for treatment of infrapopliteal critical limb ischemia

        Ehrin Armstrong
    5. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

        Policlinico Abano Terme - Live case center
    7. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    8. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

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

        Peter Huppert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Pioneering techniques for the thoracic aorta and the aortic arch

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

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

        Vicente Riambau
    2. -

      Technique and early experience using TAG conformable with active control system

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

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

        Fabio Verzini
    4. -

      Relay Thoracic Stent-Graft FDA Phase II Clinical Trial

    5. -

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

        Theodoros Kratimenos
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    7. -

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

    8. -

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

        Stéphan Haulon
    9. -

      The role of stent grafts in ascending aortic aneurysms

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    10. -

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

        Chang Shu
    11. -

      Endografting of the aortic arch: current results and future techniques

        Tilo Kölbel
    12. -

      Mid-term results of endovascular arch repair with parallel grafts

        Mario Lachat
    13. -

      Early European experience with a thoracic branched device to treat the arch

        Dittmar Böckler
    14. -

      Endovascular repair of the thoracic arch

    15. -

      Limitations in patient selection for arch branched devices

        Stéphan Haulon
    16. -

      Conversion to open surgery following failed thoracic endovascular repair

        Michael Jacobs
    17. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aortoiliac and femoral

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

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    3. Thigh access in PAD

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

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

        Hwan-Jun Jae
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Advanced EVAR therapy with Heli-FX EndoAnchors

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Sven Seifert
    3. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    4. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors in the thoracoabdominal aorta

        Jörg Teßarek
    5. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors during TEVAR: indications and outcomes

        Piotr Kasprzak
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      ISR-treatment – The Leipzig experience with purely mechanical debulking

        Sven Bräunlich
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Mechanical debulking in bypass occlusions – very fast and highly effective

        Bruno Migliara
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Setting up a deep venous service in your hospital

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    7. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex BBT and BTA

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

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

        Flavio Airoldi
    3. Pedal access for acute limb ischemia

        Charles Briggs
    4. Efficacy of pedal artery angioplasty toward severity of pedal artery disease: a subanalysis of the rendezvous registry

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

        Sang Woo Park
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    BARD innovations

    Moderator:
    Eric Ducasse
    Discussant:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Bart Dolmatch, Nicolas Shammas, Jihad Mustapha
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

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

        Bart Dolmatch
    4. -

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

        Massimiliano Di Primio
    5. -

      A look at focused force in calcified lesions

        Ralf Langhoff
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Focus session: Endovascular fixation of endografts

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

      Live case transmission from Münster

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

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

        Colin Bicknell
    3. -

      Failure modes of endoanchors – What have we learned?

        Jean-Paul de Vries
    4. -

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

        Vicente Riambau
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Michele Antonello
    2. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

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

        Hans Krankenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Marc Bosiers
    6. -

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

        Gunnar Tepe
    7. -

      New evidence from Laser + DCB in ISR

        Ehrin Armstrong
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    9. -

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

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

    Symposium: Introducing innovative solutions for the treatment of the thoracic aorta: The new GORE® TAG® conformable stent graft with ACTIVE CONTROL system and GORE® TAG® Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis (TBE)

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

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

      Combining new technologies with a history of proven results in TEVAR

        Hence Verhagen
    5. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    6. -

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

        Michel Makaroun
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex CTOs

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

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

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

        Francesco Liistro
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part I

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

    2. -

      Carotid stenting

        Gianmarco de Donato
    3. -

      Complex femoropoliteal case

        Koen Deloose
    4. -

      Endovascular aortic repair

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Venous recanalisation

        Nils Kucher
    6. -

      Infrapopliteal recanalisation

        TBD
    7. -

      Discussion

    8. ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES IN PERIPHERAL INTERVENTIONS

    9. -

      Optical coherence tomography in peripheral interventions

        Arne Schwindt
    10. -

      Lithoplasty: A solution for calcified lesions?

        Alexander Gangl
    11. -

      Drug eluting balloons: Update

        Julia Heyne
    12. -

      Drug eluting stents: Update

        Bärbel Berekoven
    13. -

      Adventitial drug infusion to prevent restenosis

        Marianne Brodmann
    14. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR- thoracic/ thorakoabdominal

    1. -

      Percutaneous transapical left ventricular access for thoracic endovascular aortic repair

        Atman Shah
    2. -

      Management of complicated Type B dissections

        Jorge Chavarría
    3. -

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

        Virendra Patel
    4. -

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

        Chang Shu
    5. -

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

        Je-Hwan Won
    6. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Why Nellix has been a success: Lessons learned from EVAS FORWARD and future role of polymer sealing in AAA management

        Andrew Holden
    3. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

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

        Patrick Berg
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation

        TBD
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Introduction by the moderator

    2. -

      The science behind Swirling Flow®

        Timothy Sullivan
    3. -

      1-year results from the MIMICS-2 study

        Thomas Zeller
    4. -

      Two techniques to limit restenosis – drugs and Swirling Flow®

        Gary Ansel
    5. -

      BioMimics 3D in my clinical practice

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – Peripheral vascular disease

    1. -

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

    2. -

      A new device for Seldinger technique improvement - E. Roche

    3. -

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

    4. -

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

    5. -

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

    6. -

      Sirolimus on drug-coated balloons? - D. Peters-Berg

    7. -

      New switch back technique from the one puncture site of femoral artery - K. Tobita

    8. -

      Endovascular prosthetic repair of a popliteal artery with an autovenous transplant - A. Ivanov

    9. -

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

        Richard Heuser
    10. -

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

        Arne Schwindt
    11. -

      Novel technique to tackle flush Superficial Femoral Artery (SFA) Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) - A. Naga

    12. -

      Initial experience with the Soundbite CTO wire technology

        Eric Therasse
    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

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

    1. -

      Construction of a 'hybrid' stent graft using a novel “in situ welding" technique - A. Bloom

    2. -

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

    3. -

      The Sandwich technique to treat aortoiliac aneurysms: How to size the parallel grafts - S. Koussayer

    4. -

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

    5. -

      New use of OVATION device in Non-favorable anatomies: Conversion to aortomonoiliac - R. Pérez López

    6. -

      Delayed occluding membrane „Aachen DOM“ – Ein neuer Ansatz zur Protektion vor spinaler Ischämie bei endovaskulärem Aortenrepair - D. Kotelis

    7. -

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

        Patrick Kelly
    8. -

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

    9. -

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

    10. -

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

    11. -

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

    12. -

      Percutaneous access downsizing for early limb reperfusion in fenestrated/branched TAAA repair - T. Cambiaghi

    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Glimpse into the future: Pioneering technique to master the remaining challenges in endovascular interventions

    Moderator:
    William Gray, Andrew Holden
    Panel:
    Richard Heuser, Aloke Finn, Krishna Rocha-Singh, Tony Das, Marianne Brodmann
    1. -

      Advances in atherectomy: Phoenix atherectomy – why, when and how?

        Theodosios Bisdas
    2. -

      Phoenix registry interim data

        George Adams
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Polypharmacy and the future of PAD and CLI drug therapy

        Aloke Finn
    5. -

      Fusion techniques for treatment of peripheral artery interventions

        Yann Gouëffic
    6. -

      Percutaneous transvenous prosthetic arterial bypass for long complicated fem-pop occlusions: The PQ Bypass procedure

        Grzegorz Halena
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    8. -

      Update on the DETOUR I study: 12-month data

        Dierk Scheinert
    9. -

      Clinical experience and latest clinical data with the EndoAVF technology

        Tobias Steinke
    10. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Robert Jones
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Vessel closure devices in large hole access – Patient benefits and best practices

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Pratesi
    Panel:
    Darren Schneider, Wouter Lansink
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Perclose ProGlide vs. surgical closure outcomes – Real world evidence

        Darren Schneider
    3. -

      Sutured mediated closure – technique for closing complex large hole cases

    4. -

      Real world outcome follow-up “Italy Percutaneous Club”

        Giovanni Pratesi
    5. -

      Percutaneous axillary artery access for branch grafting for complex TAAAs and pararenal AAAs: How to do it safely

        Daniela Branzan
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Pioneering techniques for critical limb ischemia and “no option patients”

    live with:
    John Rundback, Andrej Schmidt, Marco Manzi, Thomas Zeller
    Moderator:
    Peter Schneider, Jos van den Berg
    Panel:
    Marianne Brodmann, Makoto Utsunomiya, Steven Kum
    1. Aetiology of CLI and the role of perfusion

        Jim A. Reekers
    2. Zero contrast procedures, myth or reality? Pre-interventional workup with no-contrast MR angiography followed by CO2 angiography

        Jos van den Berg
    3. Priority registry (Poor-Risk patients wIth and withOut RevascularIsation TherapY for critical limb ischemia)

        Osamu Iida
    4. Objective assessment of CLI patients: What about hemodynamic parameters – are they worth anything especially when it comes to end stage no option patients!

        Marianne Brodmann
    5. Change from vessel patency evaluation to evaluation of foot perfusion

        Marco Manzi, Via satellite from Abano Terme
    6. OMNIA Case Results: Lumee Oxygen measurements representative for CLI wound healing prognosis

        Martin Werner
    7. BTK crossing techniques for the “uncrossable lesion”

        Hiroyoshi Yokoi
    8. Immediate and late outcomes of endovascular treatment in Buerger's disease

        Young-Guk Ko
    9. Hybrid arterialization of the venous system in no-option patients with critical limb ischemia

        Roberto Ferraresi
    10. The LimFlow procedure – technical details and current clinical experience in Europe

        TBD
    11. Recorded case presentation

        TBD
    12. Perspective on initial LimFlow experience in the US

        Jihad Mustapha
    13. Update on current developments in gene and cell therapy for CLI S. Nikol

        Sigrid Nikol
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Nurse and Technician Forum – Part II

    Moderator:
    Theodosios Bisdas, Yann Gouëffic
    1. MISCELLANEOUS

    2. -

      Diagnostic steps in cerebral arterial disease

        Andrea Willfort-Ehringer
    3. -

      Reducing contrast induced renal insufficiency

        Daniela Branzan
    4. -

      Radiation safety

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    5. -

      Stenting or surgery for common femoral artery stenosis

        Yann Gouëffic
    6. -

      Venous stenting

        Oliver Schlager
    7. -

      Endoluminal treatment of varicose veins

        Anina Lukhaup
    8. -

      Discussion

    9. CRITICAL LIMB ISCHEMIA

    10. -

      Improving CLI care – A multidisciplinary challenge

        Kenneth Rosenfield
    11. -

      Non invasive diagnosis in CLI

        Michael Gschwandtner
    12. -

      Assessment of microcirculation in CLI

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    13. -

      Cardiovascular disease in CLI patients

        TBD
    14. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR – infrarenal

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Predictors of iliac limb occlusion after endovascular aneurysm repair

        Yang Jin Park
    2. -

      AAA rupture after EVT of ILIAC-CTO

        Yoshinori Tsubakimoto
    3. -

      Snorkeling a pelvic kidney in abdominal aortic aneurysm in endovascular repair (possibly for a transplanted kidney)

        Fakhir Elmasri
    4. -

      Extensive gluteus necrosis after EVAR and unilateral internal iliac artery embolisation

        Lian Rui Guo
    5. -

      “Cheese wire” fenestration of infrarenal dissection flap to facilitate EVAR

        Saadat Shariff
    6. -

      Persistent endoleak after EVAR for iliocaval fistula: treatment with vascular plug and glue

        Chang-Jin Yoon
    7. -

      Technical tips of using glue for eliminating endoleaks after EVAR

        Shigeo Ichihashi
    8. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Symposium: Strategies and techniques for optimising patient outcomes in complex aortic aneurysm anatomies

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Dittmar Böckler, Vicente Riambau
    1. -

      Treating aortic aneurysms with large necks: What are the considerations?

        Hence Verhagen
    2. -

      Treating very short necks (≥ 4mm <10mm) using the Endurant stent graft + EndoAnchors: 1-year results and current insights

        Giovanni Pratesi
    3. -

      PROTAGORAS: Standarisiation of the chEVAR technique can improve outcomes in patients with short necks

        Konstantinos Donas
    4. -

      Tips and techniques for utilising EndoAnchors in TEVAR

        Colin Bicknell
    5. -

      Panel discussion: What factors should be considered when treating complex aortic aneurysm anatomies (EVAR and TEVAR)?

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    New concepts for AV-shunt revascularisation and central vein stenoses

    Moderator:
    Andrew Holden, Bart Dolmatch
    Panel:
    Marcus Treitl, Scott O. Trerotola, Konstantinos Katsanos, Panagiotis Kitrou, Ayman Al-Sibaie
    1. -

      How the past lead to the future – A review of AV-shunt treatment options

        Bart Dolmatch
    2. -

      Lysis-Assisted Balloon (LAB) thrombectomy. A declotting technique for the treatment of thrombosed arteriovenous dialysis grafts. 5-year experience of 241 procedures

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

      Technical aspects of treating AVF with IN.PACT DCB

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    5. -

      Recorded case presentation

        TBD
    6. -

      Long term benefit from Lutonix 035 AV IDE trial

        Scott O. Trerotola
    7. -

      First interim look at the LUTONIX® DCB AV registry

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    8. -

      Update on the IN.PACT AV access trial

        Andrew Holden
    9. -

      The Australian experience with DCB for AV access

        John Swinnen
    10. -

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

        Bart Dolmatch
    11. -

      Treatment options for critical hand ischemia: A single center experience

        Roberto Ferraresi
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Endovascular repair of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysms – technical tips and strategy for prevention of complications

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven, Michael Borger
    Panel:
    Michael Jacobs, Sebastian Debus, Jean-Pierre Becquemin, Marc van Sambeek
    1. -

      Technique and early experience of a multibranched Off-The-Shelf (OTS) device for treating TAAAs

        Michel Makaroun
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    3. -

      How to fix complicated thoracic abdominal anatomy by the retrograde branch technique?

        Wei Guo
    4. -

      Bail-out techniques when antegrade catheterisation fails in F/B EVAR (retrograde, snare technique, loop technique, percutaneous retrograde)

        Eric Verhoeven
    5. -

      Long-term results of multilayer stent in thoraco-abdominal aneurysms. Aneurysm continue to grow – but is it something in it?

        Thomas Larzon
    6. -

      The SPIDER hybrid graft as novel technique for thoracoabdominal repair

        Sebastian Debus
    7. -

      FEVAR and BEVAR are they cost effective at two years compared to open surgery?

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    8. -

      Spinal cord ischemia after endovascular repair of TAAA with F/B grafts: real incidence and strategies for prevention

        Roberto Chiesa
    9. -

      Minimally Invasive Segmental Artery Coil Embolisation (MISACE) and its role in ischemic preconditioning to improve collateral circulation to the spinal cord: From preclinical testing to the PAPA-ARTIS RCT

        Christian Etz
    10. -

      Ischemic preconditioning with Minimally Invasive Segmental Artery Coil Embolisation (MISACE) prior to Endovascular TAA repairs: Clinical experience in 50+ patients from Leipzig

        Daniela Branzan
    11. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center
    12. -

      Clinical experience with neuromonitoring during open and endo-TAAA repair

        Michael Jacobs
    13. -

      Near infrared spectrometry (NIRS) monitoring of paraspinal muscles to reflect spinal cord ischemia: How does it work and initial results

        Christian Etz
    14. -

      Beyond spinal cord ischemia: Complications and pitfalls during endovascular repair in complex TAAA-patients: How to manage and strategies to prevent

        Eric Verhoeven
    15. -

      Stroke from Thoracic Endovacular Procedures – the STEP multicentre experience

        Roger Greenhalgh
    16. -

      Air emboli as a cause of stroke after TEVAR: What can be done to prevent them?

        Tilo Kölbel
    17. -

      Infections of the aorta and major arteries: semi-conservative aproach offers less early morbidity and similar late results as radical open repair

        Martin Malina
    18. -

      Open surgical conversion after failure of endovascular aortic repair of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysms

        Roberto Chiesa
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    VIVA@LINC: Strategies on the frontline – case-based examinations of contemporary carotid challenges

    Moderator:
    Chris Metzger
    Discussant:
    Gary Ansel, Daniela Branzan, Peter Schneider, Tony Das
    1. What did I learn from my last case of hyperperfusion syndrome?

        Gary Ansel
    2. Management of coincidental disease when treating the carotid bifurcation

        Daniela Branzan
    3. Technical tips for transcervical approach to carotid stenting (TCAR)

        Peter Schneider
    4. Management of carotid In-stent restenosis

        Tony Das
    5. This is a case-based session focusing on what we like best ... real cases with challenges and complications that make the experts sweat. In this amphitheater setting, audience participation is encouraged and step-by-step case management is featured and discussed. This round room setting is dedicated to controversial or interactive talk-show-like sessions.

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme Ilio-femoral interventions

    Moderator:
    Tony Das, Kazushi Urasawa
    Panel:
    Thomas Rand, Hans Krankenberg, Mohammad Altwalah, Fabrizio Fanelli, Thomas Heller
    1. -

      Balloon expandable covered stents in aorta-iliac occlusive disease: Suddenly a crowded space

        Andrew Holden
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Distal puncture and bidirectional wiring techniques: Key role in the treatment of long femoro-popliteal occlusive disease

        Kazushi Urasawa
    4. -

      Results of 300 consecutive retrograde recanalisations of complex femoropopliteal or below-the-knee occlusions

        Erwin Blessing
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    6. -

      Are covered stents a valid alternative for bypass surgery in long occlusive lesions?

        Michel Reijnen

Conference day 4

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Critical issues and pioneering solutions in aortic endografting

    Moderator:
    Eric Verhoeven, Martin Malina
    Panel:
    Marc van Sambeek, Thomas Larzon, Piotr Kasprzak, Mauro Gargiulo, Reza Ghotbi, Eric Ducasse
    1. Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    2. Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    “Great saves and big disasters” – Review of challenging cases and complications

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Steven Kum, Chris Metzger, Roberto Ferraresi, Hans Krankenberg
    1. -

      Announcement of the winners of the LINC 2018 poster award

    2. Live case transmission from Leipzig

        University Hospital Leipzig, Dep. Angiology - Live case center