LINC 2018 programme


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

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

Conference day 1

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Present and future clinical use for vascular mimetic stents

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

      2-year data Supera popliteal real world

        Enrique San Norberto-García
    2. -

      Supera in popliteal aneursym

        Jörg Teßarek
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Preliminary 6-month results of VMI CFA trial

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

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

        Peter Goverde
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

    Acute deep vein thrombosis

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

      Pharmacomechanical thrombolysis

        Jörn Dopheide
    2. -

      Catheter-directed thrombolysis

        Christian Erbel
    3. -

      Catheter treatment of DVT: What do the guidelines say?

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    4. -

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

        Erin Murphy
    5. -

      The ATTRACT study: View of a European expert

        Stephen Black
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

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

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

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Management of carotid artery disease: Remaining controversies and challenges ahead

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

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

        Marco Roffi
    2. -

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

        Frank Veith
    3. -

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

        Stanislaw Bartus
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

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

        William Gray
    6. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    7. -

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

        Piotr Pieniazek
    8. -

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

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    9. -

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

        Katsutoshi Takayama
    10. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    11. -

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

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

    13. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    14. -

      When better NOT to treat asymptomatic carotid stenosis

        Martin Storck
    15. -

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

        Alison Halliday
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

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

        Thomas Albrecht
    4. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    6. -

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

        George Adams
    7. -

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

        John Laird
    8. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

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

        Martin Banyai
    10. -

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

        Dierk Scheinert
    11. -

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

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

    13. -

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

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    14. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    15. -

      Panel discussion

    16. -

      Update on the TOBA studies in the femoropopliteal arteries

        Christian Wissgott
    17. -

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

        Klaus Amendt
    18. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    19. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Management of complex aortoliliac disease: Avoiding complications and optimizing outcomes

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

      Endovascular treatment of occlusive aortic disease with abdominal stent grafts

        Ehrin Armstrong
    2. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    3. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    5. -

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

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    6. -

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

        John Laird
    7. -

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

        Chris Metzger
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Marco Roffi
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    CCT@LINC

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Hiroshi Ando
    3. -

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

        Tatsuya Nakama
    4. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

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

        Kazushi Urasawa
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    2. -

      XPEDITE study

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      DCB + BMS is not a DES

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Understanding restenosis in the SFA

        Aloke Finn
    6. -

      First results of the ZILVERPASS study

        Marc Bosiers
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    8. -

      The importance of scientific evidence

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    9. -

      Summing up on symposium discussion and debate

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

    Venous stenting

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

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

        Galway University Hospital - Live case center
    3. -

      Clinical results of venous stents

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Clinical results of a dedicated May Thurner stent

        Christian Erbel
    5. -

      Anticoagulation after stenting for acute deep vein thrombosis

        Rolf Engelberger, Via satellite from Zurich
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Zurich

        UniversitätsSpital Zürich - Live case center
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Galway

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

    The challenge ahead: How to improve acute stroke management

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

      Periprocedural neurologic complications during CAS: How to manage

        Bernhard Reimers
    2. -

      Acute stroke management – What is state of the art?

        Karl-Titus Hoffmann
    3. -

      Acute stroke treatment: How I do it

        Klaus Mathias
    4. -

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

        Vladimir Gavrilovic
    5. -

      Case reviews

        Vladimir Gavrilovic
    6. -

      Reality of stroke management in Germany and how to proceed

        Stephan Duda
    7. -

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

        Andrej Erglis
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    9. -

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

        Ravish Sachar
    10. -

      Experience with bilateral carotid filter protection during percutaneous aortic valve replacement

        Axel Linke
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Opening remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Vascular protection in patients with CAD and PAD: New options

        Sebastian Debus
    3. -

      From registries to clinical trials: impact on guidelines for PAD

        Uwe Zeymer
    4. -

      PAD: From post-intervention to the chronic state

        Rupert Bauersachs
    5. -

      Question and Answer

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    My selection of guidewire and support catheter for complex BTK procedures

    Moderator:
    Kazushi Urasawa
    1. Guide wire selection

        Jos van den Berg
    2. Guide wire selection

        Roberto Ferraresi
    3. Support catheter selection

        Yusuke Miyashita
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

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

      36-month results from the absorb BTK study

        Ramon Varcoe
    2. -

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

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

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

        Shahram Izadpanahahmadsaraee
    4. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    5. -

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

        Abdelrahman Mohammed
    6. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    7. -

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    8. -

      Update on the BEST-CLI trial

        Matthew Menard
    9. -

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

        Shinya Sasaki
    10. -

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR part I

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

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

        Christopher Cheng
    2. -

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

        Sanghyun Ahn
    3. -

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

        Drosos Kotelis
    4. -

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

        Athanasios Saratzis
    5. -

      Total endovascular techniques utilisation in aortic dissection radical treatment

        Chang Shu
    6. -

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

        María Pilar Lamarca Mendoza
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of giant abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Nicola Reina
    8. -

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

        Diana Gutierrez
    9. -

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

        Gergana T. Taneva
    10. -

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

        Wael Ahmad
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    Panel:
    Giovanni Pratesi, Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    1. -

      Unmet needs in EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    2. -

      Percutaneous technique for EVAR: case and discussion

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

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

        Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
    1. -

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

        Vicente Riambau
    2. -

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

        Peter Goverde
    3. -

      Discussion: BTK

    4. -

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
    5. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    6. -

      Femoropopliteal arteries discussion

  • - , Scientific Posters

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

    Juror:
    Christian Erbel, Marcus Treitl
    1. -

      Acute thrombosis complicating aneurysmal fistula salvage

        Stephen D'Souza
    2. -

      Endovascular management for salvage of arteriovenous fistula

        Mohamed Ismail
    3. -

      Bilateral endovascular interventions after crossover bypass grafting

        Alexander Hansen
    4. -

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

        Magdy Haggag
    5. -

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

        Jaroen Cheewinmethasiri
    6. -

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

        Ahmed Allam
    7. -

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

        Amer Zanabili
    8. -

      Endovascular treatment of calcified, stenotic iliac arteries

        Fabrizio Fanelli
    9. -

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

        Chris Francis
    10. -

      Guidewire related complication during hemodialysis catheter placement: Intravascular knotted guidewire

        Ehab Elashaal
    11. -

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

        Sohiel Nagib
    12. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    13. -

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

        Tetsuya Asato
    14. -

      Acute deep vein thrombosis with duplication of inferior vena cava

        U. Gurunandan
    15. -

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

        Andrey Ivanov
    16. -

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

        Eyvaz Abbasov
    17. -

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

        Mahmoud Saleh
    18. -

      Reconstruction of acquired IVC interruption

        Vishal Batra
    19. -

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

        María Pilar Lamarca Mendoza
    20. -

      Endovascular solution to a tumor-induced occlusion of iliac vessels

        Denis Ueberschär
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

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

      Dose matters: Understanding the science behind DCB outcomes

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    5. -

      From Chocolate to Hawk: Vessel preparation for improved outcomes

        Chris Metzger
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Cotignola

        Villa Maria Cecilia Cotignola - Live case center
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

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

        Houman Jalaie
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

        Brian DeRubertis
    2. -

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

        Koen Keirse
    3. -

      Recorded case presentation: DETOUR procedure overview

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

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

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

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

        Gunnar Tepe
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    New GORE® VIABAHN® VBX Balloon Expandable: Expert forum

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

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

        Chris Metzger
    3. Case experience in aortic disease

        Martin Austermann
    4. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Clinical approaches and techniques in the management of CLI diabetic patients

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

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

        Raghu Kolluri
    2. -

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

        Katja Mühlberg
    3. -

      Factors affecting outcome of CLI procedures

        Osamu Iida
    4. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

      Latest techniques and results in BTK interventions

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

    8. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – CONTRA

        Gary Ansel
    9. -

      Use of DCB in BTK – PRO

        Francesco Liistro
    10. -

      Use of DES in BTK – CONTRA

        TBD
    11. -

      Use of DES in BTK – PRO

        Dimitrios Karnabatidis
    12. -

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

        Eric Ducasse
    13. -

      Are the coronary outcomes of BVS relevant to BTK applications?

        Brian DeRubertis
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

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

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

        Kim Taeymans
    2. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

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

        George Adams
    4. -

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

        Thomas Albrecht
    5. -

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

        Raphael Coscas
    6. -

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

        Matteo Tozzi
    7. -

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

        Martin Funovics
    8. -

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

        Olivier Regnard
    9. -

      A randomised comparison of digital subtraction angiography and kinetic imaging

        Viktor Óriás
    10. -

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

        Olaf Bakker
    11. -

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

        Gergana T. Taneva
    12. -

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

        Marcus Thieme
    13. -

      BIOFLEX – PEACE registry 24-month analysis

        Claus Nolte-Ernsting
    14. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    15. -

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

        Yann Gouëffic
    16. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    17. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    18. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – EVAR part II

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

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

        Kazuhiko Hanzawa
    2. -

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

        Burkhart Zipfel
    3. -

      Thirty day outcomes favor fenestrated repair of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms

        Virendra Patel
    4. -

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

        Jan Peter Goltz
    5. -

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

        Alessandro Grandi
    6. -

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

        Ahmed Eleshra
    7. -

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

        Seon-Hee Heo
    8. -

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

        Y. Ogawa
    9. -

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

        Konstantinos Gallis
    10. -

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

        Konstantinos Gallis
    11. -

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

        Ahmed Eleshra
    12. -

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

        Roberto Gattuso
    13. -

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

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
    14. -

      How we deal with aortic endograft infection

        Elena Iborra
    15. -

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

        Reinhard Kopp
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

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

    Juror:
    Steve Ramee, Eberhard Wedell
    1. -

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

        Prashant Menon
    2. -

      Endovascular management of failing arteriovenous fistula

        Amr Aborahma
    3. -

      Balloon-assisted AV access maturation

        Julia Guerra
    4. -

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

        D. Chernova
    5. -

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

        Ivo Petrov
    6. -

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

        Cristina Pantoja Peralta
    7. -

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    8. -

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

        Haitham Ali
    9. -

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

        Daniel Holtz
    10. -

      Impact of training on endovascular interventions for thrombosis in large veins

        Juan Manuel Telayna
    11. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    12. -

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

        Houman Jalaie
    13. -

      Detecting stent geometry changes after venous recanalisation using duplex ultrasound

        Mohammad E. Barbati
    14. -

      Endovascular treatment of visceral artery aneurysm – a single center experience

        Liliana Fidalgo Domingos
    15. -

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

        George Adams
    16. -

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

        Yoshiaki Katada
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Opening and learning objectives

        Dierk Scheinert
    2. -

      Current data and performance of drug eluting technology in SFA

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

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

        Marc Sapoval
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Drug eluting stents in BTK intervention – a review

        Hans van Overhagen
    6. -

      Next steps in drug eluting stent for BTK intervention

        Jihad Mustapha
    7. -

      Clinical targets and patient outcome goals in BTK intervention

        Roberto Ferraresi
    8. -

      Panel discussion

    9. -

      Closing remarks

        Dierk Scheinert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

      Introduction

        Koen Deloose
    2. -

      SFA with distal embolization case

        Koen Deloose
    3. -

      FP cases

        Yann Gouëffic
    4. -

      BTK CLI cases

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

      CAS cases

        Andrea Kahlberg
    6. -

      Conclusions

        Yann Gouëffic
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

      Introduction by the moderator

        Jos van den Berg
    2. -

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

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Berlin

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

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

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Patrice Mwipatayi
    8. -

      Closing by the moderator

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

    Technical and practical aspects of highend embolo therapy

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

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    2. Embolo therapy of peripheral AVMs

        Maliha Sadick
    3. Treatment of pulmonary AVMs

        René Müller-Wille
    4. Minimal invasive therapy of endoleaks

        Marcus Treitl
    5. Discussion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

    2. -

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

        Michiel Schreve
    3. -

      Questions and answers

    4. ANGIOSOME DIRECTED THERAPY

    5. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    6. -

      Questions and answers

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

    8. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    9. -

      Questions and answers

    10. CLI IN DIALYSIS – A SPECIAL BREED OF PATIENTS

    11. -

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

        Marco Manzi
    12. -

      Questions and answers

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

    14. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    15. -

      Questions and answers

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

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

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

        Mark J. Garcia
    2. -

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

        Abdelrahman Salem
    3. -

      VasQTM improves functional maturation: Randomised controlled multinational study results

        Gaspar 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. -

      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
    7. -

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

        Arne Schwindt
    8. -

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

        Athanasios Saratzis
    9. -

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

        Jan Brunkwall
    10. -

      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
    11. -

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

        Tommaso Cambiaghi
    12. -

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

        Theodosios Bisdas
    13. -

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

        Rodolfo Pini
    14. -

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

        Sonia Ronchey
    15. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – PVD/ BTK/ CLI

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

      Occlusion of the radial artery. Reality or myth

        Petr Podmetin
    2. -

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

        Alexander Maßmann
    3. -

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

        Ahmed Elbasty
    4. -

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

        Georg Horstick
    5. -

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

        Daniel Kretzschmar
    6. -

      Vascular complications after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)

        Alessandro Grandi
    7. -

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

        Silva Breznik
    8. -

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

        Tatsuro Takei
    9. -

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

        Mohammad Abualhin
    10. -

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

        Alessio Sonetto
    11. -

      New approach for the development and stratification of peripheral stents

        Channing Convelbo
    12. -

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    13. -

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    14. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Advanced solutions for calcified lesions and CTOs

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

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

        Lawrence Garcia
    2. -

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

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      Live case transmission from New York

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

      Understanding the challenges with measuring calcium in DCB clinical trials

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

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

        Juan Fernando Granada Solis
    6. -

      Clinical experience with the Phoenix atherectomy system for complex calcified lesions

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    7. -

      Applications of Lithoplasty for the treatment of calcified lesions

        Thomas Zeller
    8. -

      Shockwave Lithoplasty System treatment of calcified lesions: Intravascular OCT analysis

        Andrew Holden
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Manuela Matschuck
    11. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

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

        Bart Dolmatch
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SCRUB-IN WITH THE EXPERTS: Carotid interventions

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

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

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

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

        George Chrysant

Conference day 2

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert, Peter Schneider
    Panel:
    Jihad Mustapha, Steven Kum, Kazushi Urasawa, Osamu Iida
    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, Reinhard Kopp, Daniela Branzan, Thomas Larzon, Olaf Richter
    1. -

      Iliac artery aneurysms – types and treatment

        Klaus Mathias
    2. -

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

        Fabio Verzini
    3. -

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

        Jan Heyligers
    4. -

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

        Daniela Branzan
    5. -

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

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    6. -

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

        Michel Reijnen
    7. -

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

        Konstantinos Donas
    8. -

      A proposed treatment algorithm for iliac aneurysms

        Fabio Verzini
    9. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part I

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

      Percutaneous tumor ablation: indications and technical innovations

        Maciej Pech
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

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

      Holmium-166 radioembolisation compared to Yttrium-90 radioembolisation

        Ralf-Thorsten Hoffmann
    4. -

      Radiofrequency ablation versus microwave ablation in HCC and liver metastasis

        Thomas J. Vogl
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    6. -

      Percutaneous after loading therapy in inoperable liver tumors

        Dirk Schnapauff
    7. -

      Radioembolisation in colorectal liver metastasis

        Bernhard Gebauer
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Lawrence Garcia
    3. -

      What have we learned so far in the REALITY study?

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    4. -

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

        George Adams
    5. -

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

        Andrew Holden
    6. -

      Comparison of particulate embolisation in different DCB formulations

        Aloke Finn
    7. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    8. -

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

        Wei Guo
    9. -

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

        Sabine Steiner
    10. -

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

        Jae Kyu Kim
    11. -

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

        Thomas Zeller
    12. -

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

        Eugenio Stabile
    13. -

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

        Maureen Kohi
    14. -

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

        Hans Krankenberg
    15. -

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

        Frank Vermassen
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – venous/AV

    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer
    Panel:
    Bryan Yan
    1. -

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

        Baker Ghoneim
    2. -

      Ilio-Iliac arteriovenous fistula – a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge

        Andreia Coelho
    3. -

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

        Nancy Marisela Coraizaca Chicaiza
    4. -

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

        Clayton Brittingham
    5. -

      Endovascular repair of iliac vein laceration associated to complex pelvic fracture

        Vicente Mosquera Rey
    6. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    7. -

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

        Bryan Yan
    8. -

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

        Ehab Elashaal
    9. -

      Unusual approach to endovascular treatment of intractable iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis

        Mehmet Mustafa Can
    10. -

      Retrieval of embolised chemotherapy portacath in the heart by endovascular technique

        Muhsin Kalyoncuoğlu
    11. -

      Double barrel stent technique for treating chronic inferior vena cava occlusion

        Mahmoud Saleh
    12. -

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

        Wen Hsien Hsu
    13. -

      Common iliac vein compression secondary to significant bladder distension

        Cleoni Pedron
    14. -

      Endovascular avoidable complication in a lupus patient

        Shahram Izadpanahahmadsaraee
    15. -

      Vascular access construction. A constant creative attitude is required

        Pedro Pinto Sousa
    16. -

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

        Marcelo Giusti
    17. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: PVD, SFA, femoral

    Juror:
    John Laird, Lawrence Garcia
    1. -

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

        Osama Albazde
    2. -

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

        S. Binkhamis
    3. -

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

        Ronald Solar
    4. -

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

        Ahmed Eleshra
    5. -

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

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    6. -

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

        Ondrej Stehno
    7. -

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

        Sun Rui
    8. -

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

        Erik Stahlberg
    9. -

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

        Takenobu Shimada
    10. -

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

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    11. -

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

        Grigorios Korosoglou
    12. -

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

        Young-Guk Ko
    13. -

      Endovascular management of femoropopliteal TASCII C and D lesions

        Amr Aborahma
    14. -

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

        Ahmed Allam
    15. -

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

        Seon-Hee Heo
    16. -

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

        Miguel Montero-Baker
    17. -

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

        Yoshito Yamamoto
    18. -

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

        D. Chernova
  • - , 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. -

      RCTs for EVAR: 15 years later are the conclusions obsolete?

        Jean-Pierre Becquemin
    4. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    5. -

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

        Frank Criado
    6. -

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

        Mauro Gargiulo
    7. -

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Martin Storck
    10. -

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
    11. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    12. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Embolisation and mechanical thrombectomy

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Efficient endoleak treatment with Penumbra large volume coils

        Lorenzo Paolo Moramarco
    3. -

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

        Gianmarco de Donato
    4. -

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

        Stephen D'Souza
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

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

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    JET@LINC

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Yasutaka Yamauchi
    3. -

      Peripheral artery CTO crossing in Japan

        Kazushi Urasawa
    4. -

      Challenges for calcified complex SFA lesion assessed by intravascular ultrasound

        Masahiko Fujihara
    5. -

      Ideal strategy for long SFA-CTO according to pathological findings

        Daizo Kawasaki
    6. -

      Optimal endpoint of BTK intervention for wound healing

        Makoto Utsunomiya
    7. -

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

        Osamu Iida
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    SYMPOSIUM: Advances in peripheral embolisation therapies

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

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Nuno Dias
    3. -

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

        Hans Lindgren
    4. -

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

        Marcus Treitl
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Clinical plasticity of PLLA – Novel BioResorbable vascular platforms from India

        Arne Schwindt
    2. -

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

        Gary Ansel
    3. -

      FIRST TIME DATA RELEASE: Real PTX RCT: 3 year data from a randomized comparison of DCB vs. DES in femoropopliteal lesions

        Dierk Scheinert
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Carlos Abel Gutierrez Diaz
    6. -

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

        Louis Lopez
    7. -

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

        Lieven Maene
    8. -

      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

        Daniel van den Heuvel
    9. -

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

        Anish Thomas
    10. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    11. -

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

        Eiji Ojima
    12. -

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

        Kenji Ogata
    13. -

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

        Vincenzo Pestrichella
    14. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    15. -

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

        William Gray
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction by chairman

    2. -

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

        Michele Antonello
    3. -

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

        Chris Metzger
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation from Arnhem (NL)

        Michel Reijnen
    5. -

      Aortic challenges, quantitative analysis in fenestrated procedures

        Giovanni Torsello
    6. -

      Recorded case presentation from Münster

        Giovanni Torsello
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion by chairman

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced techniques for juxtarenal aneurysms and challenging neck anatomy

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

      A new conformable abdominal endovascular device

        Robert Rhee
    2. -

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

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

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

        Jos van den Berg
    4. -

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

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

    6. -

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

        Frank Criado
    7. -

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    8. -

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

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

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

        James McKinsey
    10. -

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

        Konstantinos Donas
    11. -

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    12. -

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

        Piotr Szopiński
    13. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and interventional oncology – Part II

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

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

        Ulf Teichgräber
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

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

        Giovanni Mauri
    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

        Giovanni Mauri
    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:
    Ehrin Armstrong, Gary Ansel
    1. Aortic

        Peter Schneider
    2. Carotid

        Ehrin Armstrong
    3. Lower extremity

        Gary Ansel
    4. Venous

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

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Patient centered clinical trials: Engagement and innovation

    Moderator:
    Marc van Sambeek
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Patient recruitment and retention challenges

        Marianne Brodmann
    3. -

      The role of patient reported outcomes in cardiovascular trials

        Marc van Sambeek
    4. -

      Incorporating the “patient's voice” in clinical research

        Sarah Schneider
    5. -

      Digital patient engagement/ patient centric technologies

        Aly Talen
    6. -

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

        Mieke Roelants
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – AV/venous

    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias, Steven Kum
    1. -

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

        Qizhuang Jin
    2. -

      Aspiration thrombectomy of dialysis fistulas thrombosis

        Clément Marcelin
    3. -

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

        Mahmoud Saleh
    4. -

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

        Marco Franchin
    5. -

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

        Jie Yin
    6. -

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

        Mohammed Elkassaby
    7. -

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

        Pavel Ignatenko
    8. -

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

        Haitham Ali
    9. -

      The v-block occlusion stent for varicose vein treatment

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    10. -

      Compression therapy and endovenous treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

        Jie Yin
    11. -

      Therapy of varicose veins in patients with severe comorbidities

        Beatrix Cucuruz
    12. -

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

        Houman Jalaie
    13. -

      Histological changes following closure FAST treatment

        Karin Brachmann
    14. -

      Acute upper extremity deep vein thrombosis-effectiveness of SVC filter

        Sohiel Nagib
    15. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Original research: BTK, CLI, PVD

    Juror:
    Roberto Ferraresi, Ramon Varcoe
    1. -

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

        Osama Eldergash
    2. -

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

        Mohamed Kashkoush
    3. -

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

        Tamon Kato
    4. -

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

        Gennadii Sheiko
    5. -

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

        Agnieszka Wachsmann
    6. -

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

        Michael Sloan
    7. -

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

        Carmen Schoonjans
    8. -

      Covered stent to treat iatrogenic femoral pseudoaneurysm

        Carlota Fernandez Prendes
    9. -

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

        Amr Abou Elrous
    10. -

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

        Sulaiman Alsharfan
    11. -

      Catheter directed thrombolysis in management of early acute thrombotic ischemia

        Osama Ismail
    12. -

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

        Chengzhi Li
    13. -

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

        Mohamed Elsherif
    14. -

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

        Christoph Hehrlein
    15. -

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

        Georg Horstick
    16. -

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

        Tomoaki Mochidome
    17. -

      TrackCath system new approach to cannulation

        Zoran Rancic
    18. -

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

        Mikolaj Maga
    19. -

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

        Daisuke Kashiwagi
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    Lunch

  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

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

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

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

        Eric Verhoeven
    2. -

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

        Sean Lyden
    3. -

      Why Ovation® may improve EVAR outcomes in women

        Martin Storck
    4. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Sigrid Nikol
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Access PTS – How do I treat my PTS patients?

        Mark J. Garcia
    3. -

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

        Keith M. Sterling
    4. -

      The surgeon's perspective on PE

        Nima Hatam
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

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

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

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

        Ravish Sachar
    2. -

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

        Ivo Petrov
    3. -

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

        Papazoglou Konstantino
    4. -

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

        Alexandros Mallios
    5. -

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

        Jihad Mustapha
    6. -

      Perfused Human Thiel embalmed cadavers – liquid embolisation training model

        Helen McLeod
    7. -

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

        Alain Vanhulle
    8. -

      Initial experience of SIOXX XL stent use in occlusive venous disease

        Altino Moraes
    9. -

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

        Helen McLeod
    10. -

      Double antegrade femoral sheath for kissing technique in infrapopliteal tibial angioplasty

        Magdy Haggag
    11. -

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

        Bruno Migliara
    12. -

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

        Naoto Miyagi
    13. -

      Discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

      Introduction

        Stephen Black
    2. -

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

        Marta Ramírez Ortega
    3. -

      Post thrombotic syndrome: the importance of stent flexibility

        Rick de Graaf
    4. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Peter Goverde, Dierk Scheinert
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Eric Ducasse
    3. -

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

        Marc Bosiers
    4. -

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

        Enrico Marone
    5. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    6. -

      Conclusions and closing remarks

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases: BTK, CLI, PVD, SFA

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

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

        Marco Fronda
    2. -

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

        Pruesttipong Kaviros
    3. -

      Complete healing of advanced diabetic foot ulcers by percutaneous transluminal angioplasty

        Seyedmohammadreza Mousavisaadatabadi
    4. -

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

        Louis Lopez
    5. -

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

        Sohiel Nagib
    6. -

      Aortic rupture following catheter directed thrombolysis

        Ganesan Annamalai
    7. -

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

        Ana Marija Alduk
    8. -

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

        Shinichi Nakamura
    9. -

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

        Masao Yamasaki
    10. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    11. -

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

        Christoph Köhler
    12. -

      Recanalisation total occlusion SFA thru tibial artery

        Alejandro Goldsmit
    13. -

      Combined stenting and drug-coated balloon for complex femoropopliteal disease

        Mosaad Soliman
    14. -

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

        Hirokazu Miyasita
    15. -

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

        Hiroshi Araki
    16. -

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

        Mohamed Ismail
    17. -

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

        Murat Dogan
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Are all DCBs the same?

        Aloke Finn
    3. -

      Treatment of TASC C & D lesions with DCB

        Martin Banyai
    4. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    5. -

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

        Luis Mariano Palena
    6. -

      Long term benefit effects of Lutonix 035 DCB

        Scott Trerotola
    7. -

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

        Kate Steiner
    8. -

      DCB outcomes in real world patients with restenotic AV fistula

        Panagiotis Kitrou
    9. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

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

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    2. -

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

        Christoph Nienaber
    3. -

      Technical considerations for EVAR of Type B aortic dissections

        Massimiliano Marrocco Trischitta
    4. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    6. -

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

        Frank Criado
    7. -

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

        Wei Guo
    8. -

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

        Piotr Kasprzak
    9. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    10. -

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

        Götz Richter
    11. -

      Adjunctive techniques to induce false lumen thrombosis after TEVAR for TBADs

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

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

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

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

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

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

        John Laird
  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

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

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

      Introduction

    2. -

      Venous stenting experience in Arnsberg

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

      Venous stenting experience in Modena – video presentation

        Marzia Lugli, Video presentation
    4. -

      Venous stenting experience in Marseille

        Olivier Hartung
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – SFA/femoral

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

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

        Tatsuya Nakama
    2. -

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

        Matthias Dufner
    3. -

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

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    4. -

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

        Huei-Lung Liang
    5. -

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

        Shen Chenyang
    6. -

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

        Ulrich Speck
    7. -

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

        Young-Guk Ko
    8. -

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

        Pavel Kuryanov
    9. -

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

        Daniel Raskin
    10. -

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

        Amane Kozuki
    11. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    12. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

    Moderator:
    Michel Makaroun
    1. Treatment of complex thoracic cases

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

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

        Giovanni Pratesi
  • - , Room 6 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Daniela Branzan
    1. -

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

        Samer Koussayer
    2. -

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

        Baker Ghoneim
    3. -

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

        Ayman El Samadoni
    4. -

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

        Ahmad Naga
    5. -

      Management of a symptomatic mycotic celiac artery aneurysm with chimney technique

        Andreia Coelho
    6. -

      Acute lower limbs ischemia as a late complication after EVAR

        Elena Herrero Martínez
    7. -

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

        Faris Alomran
    8. -

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

        Chen Speter
    9. -

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

        Veera Suwanruangsri
    10. -

      Hybrid repair of mycotic innominate artery pseudoaneurysm

        Carlota Fernandez Prendes
    11. -

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

        Wuttichai Saengprakai
    12. -

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

        Saritphat Orrapin
    13. -

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

        Mohammed Elkassaby
    14. -

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

        Sonia Ronchey
    15. -

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

        I-Ming Chen
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    DEEP DIVE SESSION: Endovenous therapies – Part I

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

    2. -

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

        Robert Lookstein
    3. -

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

        Yang Jin Park
    4. -

      Tips and tricks for challenging and complex IVC filter

        Fakhir Elmasri
    5. -

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

        Christopher Stout
    6. FOCUS ON DEEP VEIN RECANALISATION

    7. -

      CTV vs. MRV for imaging of venous disease

        Jos van den Berg
    8. -

      Recorded case presentation

        Nils Kucher
    9. -

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

        Antonio Rosales
    10. -

      Where to include IVUS in optimal venous diagnostic treatment pathway

        Erin Murphy
    11. -

      Radiation dose in venous procedures how do we actively reduce this

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    12. -

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

        Oliver Schlager
    13. -

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

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    14. -

      Evidence on mechanical thrombectomy for iliofemoral DVT

        Michael Lichtenberg
    15. -

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

        Stephen Black
    16. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – carotid/ iliac/ renal

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

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

        Pedro Pinto Sousa
    2. -

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

        Mohammad Reza Juniery Pasciolly
    3. -

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

        Mazin Foteh
    4. -

      Increase in serum S100B after carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy

        Amr Abdel Rahim
    5. -

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

        Paolo Righini
    6. -

      Carotid angioplasty – current experience of a single Brazilian center

        Ana Carolina Silveira
    7. -

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

        Pavel Ignatenko
    8. -

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

        Masahiko Fujihara
    9. -

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

        Richard Heuser
    10. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Scientific Posters

    Challenging cases and original research: carotid and embolisation

    Juror:
    Steve Ramee, Giancarlo Biamino
    1. -

      The result of carotid stenting for different accesses

        Ilyas Idrisov
    2. -

      Hybrid repair of multilevel lesions of the brachiocephalic arteries

        D. Chernova
    3. -

      Bypass for symptomatic in-stent carotid restenosis

        Nunzio Montelione
    4. -

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

        Vladimir Gavrilovic
    5. -

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

        Ivan Vasilev
    6. -

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

        Erez Klein
    7. -

      A case of acute ischemic stroke with total occlusion of ipsilateral internal carotid artery and severe stenosis of petrous part of contralateral internal carotid artery15:20:00

        Anwar Khan
    8. -

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

        Faruk Ertaş
    9. -

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

        Piotr Paluszek
    10. -

      Radial access for subclavian artery stenting

        Arnaud Kerzmann
    11. -

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

        Viktor Serafimov
    12. -

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

        Marcelo Giusti
    13. -

      Aneurysm of a splenic artery collateral

        Miguel Lemos Gomes
    14. -

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

        Tetsuya Asato
  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

      Announcement of the winners of the Vascular Career Award 2017

    2. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

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

        Krishna Rocha-Singh
    5. -

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

        John Laird
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

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

        Chris Metzger
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    CX@LINC: aortic endovascular techniques at CX 2017

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

      Welcome by panel

    2. -

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

        Tilo Kölbel
    3. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    4. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    5. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    6. -

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

        Andrew Holden
    7. -

      Audience participation and discussion

    8. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    9. -

      Audience participation and discussion

  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Focus session: Embolisation therapies and TIPS

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

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

        Antonio Gaetano Rampoldi
    2. -

      Live case transmission from Jena

        University Hospital Jena - Live case center
    3. -

      TIPS Implantation: results and outcome in a liver transplant center

        Thomas J. Vogl
    4. -

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

        Tobias Franiel, Via satellite from Jena
    5. -

      Endovascular treatment of arterial-venous malformations: Effectivness and safety

        Walter Wohlgemuth
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Frankfurt

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

      Interventional treatment of acute and chronic gastrointestinal bleeding

        René Aschenbach
    8. -

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

        Boris Radeleff
  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

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

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

        Miroslav Bulvas
  • - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts challenging cases – CLI/PVD/SFA

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

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

        Nattawut Puangpunngam
    2. -

      FemPop graft failure: Resurrection with the CrossLock™LP

        Richard Heuser
    3. -

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

        Akihiko Miyata
    4. -

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

        Jun-Won Lee
    5. -

      Radial approach for CLI patient with unexpected trouble

        Deniss Vasiljevs
    6. -

      EVT for Long SFA-CTO, usefulness of GIP method

        Shinichi Nakamura
    7. -

      Endovascular treatment of posterior Nutcracker syndrome

        Alejandro Rodríguez-Morata
    8. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Deep dive session: Endovenous therapies – Part II

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

    2. -

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

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    3. -

      Building clinical evidence: Update on the ABRE study

        Stephen Black
    4. -

      VENOVO® Venous stent – Update on the Vernacular trial

        Houman Jalaie
    5. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    6. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    7. -

      The bifurcation stent: Sinus obliqus

        Torsten Fuß
    8. -

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

        Ramon Varcoe
    9. -

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

        Gerard O'Sullivan
    10. -

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

        Rick de Graaf
    11. FOCUS ON SUPERFICIAL VENOUS DISEASE

    12. -

      Diagnostic workup prior to ablation therapy of superficial venous disease

        Anina Lukhaup
    13. -

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

        Tobias Hirsch
    14. -

      Laser technology: latest developments

        Matthias Ulrich
    15. -

      Managing the challenging patient: Ancillary procedures for complex anatomies

        Raghu Kolluri
    16. -

      Panel discussion

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

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

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

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

        Martin Malina
    2. -

      Complex stenting of the common femoral artery

        Yann Gouëffic
    3. -

      Recanalisation of femoral bifurcations using the Culotte stent technique

        Erwin Blessing
    4. -

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

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      Live case transmission from Bad Krozingen

        Heartcenter Bad Krozingen - Live case center
    6. -

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

        Konstantinos Katsanos
    7. -

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

        Angelo Cioppa
    8. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Marc Bosiers
    10. -

      Results from the 100 patients of the prospective TIGRIS Vienna study

        Martin Werner
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Advanced techniques for challenging necks and solutions for endoleaks

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

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

        Eric Ducasse
    2. -

      Recorded live case: The fenestrated Anaconda endograft

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Adaptation of the peri-renal aorta after placement of a 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 2x FEVAR: expected advantages and potential risks

        Eric Verhoeven
    7. -

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

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    8. -

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

        Thomas Larzon
    9. -

      Treatment options of late failures (particularly migration) of EVAS

        Michel Reijnen
    10. -

      Aneurysm sac filling: a new method to treat endoleaks

        Michael Jacobs
    11. -

      Transcaval embolisation of Type 2 Endoleak after EVAR

        Tilo Kölbel
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Miscellaneous topics: Renal, visceral interventions, and beyond

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

      Renal stenting: Are there still valid indications?

        Iris Baumgartner-Peuker
    2. -

      Update on renal denervation: Latest technical developments and data

        Felix Mahfoud
    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Chronic visceral ischemia: tips and tricks

        Jos van den Berg
    5. -

      Large vessel vasculitis – messages for the interventionalist

        Ulrich Hoffmann
    6. -

      Endovascular techniques for visceral artery aneurysm treatment

        Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck
    7. -

      Live case transmission from Teaneck

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

      The SUTTON syndrome: Rare but dangerous

        Steffen Basche
    9. -

      Interventional options for treatment of pelvic congestion syndrome

        Gerard O'Sullivan

Conference day 3

  • - , Room 1 - Main Arena 1

    The last frontiers: Extreme BTK interventions

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

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

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

        Kazushi Urasawa
    3. -

      DCB for BTK arteries: New technologies and latest data

        Francesco Liistro
    4. -

      Adventitial drug delivery for treatment of infrapopliteal critical limb ischemia

        Ehrin Armstrong
    5. -

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

        Peter Schneider
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Abano Terme

        Policlinico Abano Terme - Live case center
    7. -

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

        Roberto Ferraresi
    8. -

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

        Marianne Brodmann
    9. -

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

        Peter Huppert
  • - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Pioneering techniques for the thoracic aorta and the aortic arch

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

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

        Vicente Riambau
    2. -

      Technique and early experience using TAG conformable with active control system

        Giovanni Torsello
    3. -

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

        Fabio Verzini
    4. -

      Latest clinical evidence of the Relay thoracic stentgraft

        Vicente Riambau
    5. -

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

        Theodoros Kratimenos
    6. -

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

        Michael Borger
    7. -

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

        Stéphan Haulon, Via satellite from Paris
    8. -

      The role of stent grafts in ascending aortic aneurysms

        Ralf Kolvenbach
    9. -

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

        Chang Shu, Via satellite from Leipzig
    10. -

      Endografting of the aortic arch: current results and future techniques

        Tilo Kölbel
    11. -

      Mid-term results of endovascular arch repair with parallel grafts

        Reinhard Kopp
    12. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

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

      Live case transmission from Paris

        Hôpital Marie Lannelongue Paris - Live case center
    14. -

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

        Joost A. van Herwaarden
    15. -

      European experience with a thoracic device to treat the arch

        Dittmar Böckler
    16. -

      Limitations in patient selection for arch branched devices

        Stéphan Haulon, Via satellite from Paris
    17. -

      Conversion to open surgery following failed thoracic endovascular repair

        Michael Jacobs
  • - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    CLI and CTO summit – complex aortoiliac and femoral

    live from Bad Krozingen:
    Thomas Zeller
    live from Leipzig:
    Andrej Schmidt
    Moderator:
    Jörn Balzer, Tony Das
    Panel:
    Patrice Mwipatayi, Hans Krankenberg, Yasutaka Yamauchi
    1. Very complex multi-level bilateral occlusive disease involving both CIA and EIA, right CFA and bilateral SFA occlusions

        Hady Lichaa
    2. Target stent and anchor balloon: strategies for complex iliac artery chronic total occlusion crossing

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

        Mohammad Ansari
    4. Directional Atherectomy and Anti-Restenotic Theraphy (DAART) in multilevel disease

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

        Hwan-Jun Jae
  • - , Scientific Posters

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

  • - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    Advanced EVAR therapy with Heli-FX EndoAnchors

    Moderator:
    Giovanni Torsello
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Sven Seifert
    3. -

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

        Dittmar Böckler
    4. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors in the thoracoabdominal aorta

        Jörg Teßarek
    5. -

      Heli-FX EndoAnchors during TEVAR: indications and outcomes

        Piotr Kasprzak
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Global expert exchange: Selected challenging cases and complications

    Moderator:
    Giancarlo Biamino, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Ulf Teichgräber, Ayman Al-Sibaie
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      Venous and AV access

    2. -

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

        Bhaskar Purushottam
    3. -

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

        Hady Lichaa
    4. -

      Pseudoaneurysm after IVC filter removal

        John Phillips
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      Critical limb ischemia

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

        David O'Connor
    7. -

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

        Christian Bianchi
    8. -

      Management of diabetic foot with toe gangrene and severe arterial disease

        Ahmed Kayssi
    9. -

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

        Shin Okamoto
    10. -

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

        Jang Yong Kim
    11. -

      Telehealth use in wound care