LINC 2021 programme


LINC 2021, the Leipzig Interventional Course, featured state-of-the-art lectures and
more than 40 live cases were performed from leading interventional centers.

LINC 2021 does not have an extra live case guide, but all patient slides
are in the program as pdf downloads for your information.

LINC 2021 programme

Find all topics and speakers listed below.

Conference day 1

  • - , Main Arena 1

    Advanced concepts for complex aortoiliac obstructions

    Moderator:
    Peter Goverde, Ramon Varcoe
    Panel:
    Hans Krankenberg, Michel Reijnen, Patrice Mwipatayi
    1. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        Universitätsklinikum Leipzig, Abt. Angiologie - Live case center
    2. -

      The CERAB technique – procedural tips and clinical outcome

        Michel Reijnen
    3. -

      Clinical experience between kissing stents and CERAB

        Hany Zayed
    4. -

      Outcomes of self expanding PTFE covered stent vs. bare metal stent for chronic iliac artery occlusion

        Michele Piazza
    5. -

      FLEX study: 3 year follow-up of patients with iliac occlusive disease treated with the Viabahn balloon-expandable endoprosthesis

        Jean Panneton
    6. -

      Live case transmission from Münster

        St. Franziskus Hospital Münster - Live case center
    7. -

      Ambulatory treatment and the advantages of trans-radial access

        Mercedes Guerra Requena
    8. -

      Covered stents in emergencies – why should we all have enough covered stents on the shelf?

        Maria Antonella Ruffino
    9. -

      My algorithm for aortoiliac occlusive disease treatment: from easy lesions to juxtarenal total aortoiliac occlusions: which technique for which lesion

        Peter Goverde
    10. -

      Q&A, discussion, and conclusion

  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – Covered stents in clinical practice: case review and discussion round

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Andrej Schmidt, Andrew Holden
  • - , Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Stepping towards optimized lower limb treatment – meet the experts

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
    Panel:
    Jonathan Sobocinski, Francesco Liistro, Luis Palena
    1. -

      Recorded case presentation: Supera-implantation for a severely calcified popliteal artery-CTO

        Andrej Schmidt
    2. Panel discussion: step by step approach on treating patients with complex SFA

    3. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig: BTK-Intervention

        Universitätsklinikum Leipzig, Abt. Angiologie - Live case center
    4. Panel discussion: tips and tricks for sustainable BTK results

    5. Panel discussion: how you close your procedures in the context of Covid?

  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – Tips and tricks for complex peripheral interventions

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Andrej Schmidt, Koen Deloose
  • - , Main Arena 1

    Late breaking trial session: pioneering approaches and new data for BTK interventions

    Moderator:
    Marianne Brodmann, Michael Lichtenberg
    Panel:
    Francesco Liistro, Wei Guo
    1. -

      IN.PACT BTK randomized study: 9 month primary outcomes

        Francesco Liistro
    2. -

      Chinese experience of DCB in BTK: 12 month results of the AcoArt II study

        Wei Guo
    3. -

      Latest data of DCB in BTK: 12 month results of the AcoArt BTK Italy study

        Francesco Liistro
    4. -

      Luminor in BTK: MERLION trial 12 month outcomes presented for the first time

        Tjun Tang
    5. -

      Temsirolimus adventitial delivery to improve ANGiographic Outcomes below the knee (TANGO)

        Ehrin Armstrong
    6. -

      PRESTIGE-study: 12 month results with the SELUTION sirolimus coated balloon in TASC C and D tibial occlusive disease

        Tze Tec Chong
    7. -

      A pilot study examining the performance and safety of the temporary spur stent system in infrapopliteal arteries: first-time use with a Limus-coated balloon (DEEPER LIMUS)

        Marianne Brodmann
    8. -

      DEEPER OUS trial: a multicenter, single arm trial of the novel temporary spur stent system used in conjunction with a commercially available, paclitaxel-coated balloon

        Michael Lichtenberg
    9. -

      12 month data from the LimFlow PROMISE I US early feasibility study

        Peter Schneider
    10. -

      Live case transmission from Leipzig

        Universitätsklinikum Leipzig, Abt. Angiologie - Live case center
  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – Expert round: drug-eluting therapies for BTK arteries

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Sabine Steiner, Francesco Liistro, Ulrich Speck
  • - , Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: A new era for vascular access: evidence-based strategies for optimizing AV fistula creation and maintenance

    Moderator:
    Andrew Holden
    Panel:
    Alexandros Mallios, Jeffrey Hull, Tobias Steinke
    1. -

      Introduction

        Andrew Holden
    2. -

      Panel discussion

    3. -

      Endovascular or surgical AV access creation: which option for which patient?

        Alexandros Mallios
    4. -

      Panel discussion

    5. -

      Challenges in AV access maintenance: treating the cephalic arch

        Jeffrey Hull
    6. -

      Panel discussion

    7. -

      My AV access maintenance algorithm

        Tobias Steinke
    8. -

      Panel discussion and programme conclusions

  • - , Main Arena 1

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Is there any DCB covering your needs? Updated efficacy and safety evidence

    Moderator:
    Koen Deloose
    Panel:
    Tjun Tang, Ralf Langhoff
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Live case transmission from Sonneberg

        Gefäßzentrum Klinikum Sonneberg - Live case center
    3. -

      First Luminor safety and efficacy outcomes at 3.5 years

        Ulf Teichgräber
    4. -

      Long and complex lesion management, new 2 years data. 1+1=3

        Koen Deloose
    5. -

      BTK experience, Luminor outcomes at 1 year

        Tjun Tang
    6. -

      Q&A, discussion, and closure

  • - , Main Arena 2

    LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: Custom solutions: innovation through collaboration

    Moderator:
    Mohammad Hamady
    Panel:
    Rob Williams, Lydia Hanna, Martin Czerny
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Fenestrated Anaconda: delivering longterm efficacy – the DeFINe series

        Rob Williams
    3. -

      Custom relay proximal scallop – midterm to longterm outcomes

        Lydia Hanna
    4. -

      RelayBranch – early and midterm results

        Martin Czerny
    5. -

      Q&A, discussion, and conclusion

  • - , Main Arena 1

    LATE BREAKING TRIAL SESSION: New data and innovative concepts for treatment of femoral arteries – part I

    Moderator:
    Thomas Zeller, Sabine Steiner
    Panel:
    Kenneth Rosenfield, Marianne Brodmann
    1. FOCUS ON DRUG-ELUTING TECHNOLOGIES

    2. -

      IN.PACT global full clinical cohort: 5 year outcomes

        Thomas Zeller
    3. -

      The real-world CONSEQUENT ALL COMERS study

        Ralf Langhoff
    4. -

      Final long-term mortality results of paclitaxel-coated DCBs from the ILLUMENATE RCTs

        Marianne Brodmann
    5. -

      5 year outcomes from the IN.PACT global Asian cohort

        Young-Guk Ko
    6. -

      3 year outcomes of the novel KANSHAS drug-coated balloon in treatment of femoropopliteal occlusive disease: the first-in-human KANSHAS 1 study results

        Michael Lichtenberg
    7. -

      New safety and effectiveness data of Luminor DCB: EffPac trial 3.5 years

        Dierk Scheinert
    8. -

      Results of the TRANSCEND study – the randomized and controlled noninferiority trial to evaluate safety and clinical efficacy of the SurVeil™ drug-coated balloon compared to IN.PACT® Admiral® drug-coated balloon in the treatment of femoropopliteal artery disease

        Kenneth Rosenfield
    9. -

      2 year results from the COMPARE-trial comparing low-dose (Ranger) vs. high-dose (Impact) DCB in femoropopliteal arteries

        Sabine Steiner
    10. -

      First peripheral drug-eluting stent clinical results from China: 1 year outcomes of the Zilver PTX China study

        Weiguo Fu
    11. -

      MIMICS-3D: 2 year data from the BioMimics 3D Real world registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    12. -

      The vacuum-assisted thromboaspiration in patients with acute lower limb ischaemia: safety and efficacy results from the INDIAN registry

        Gianmarco de Donato
  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – LATE BREAKING TRIAL discussion

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Sabine Steiner, Kenneth Rosenfield, Thomas Zeller, Marianne Brodmann
  • - , Main Arena 1

    LATE BREAKING TRIAL SESSION: New data and innovative concepts for treatment of femoral arteries – part II

    Moderator:
    Thomas Zeller, Sabine Steiner
    Panel:
    Brian DeRubertis, Ehrin Armstrong, Koen Deloose
    1. FOCUS ON NEW DATA FOR COMPLEX LESIONS

    2. -

      IN.PACT global 4 year DCB alone vs. DCB + provisional stenting outcomes

        Gunnar Tepe
    3. -

      24 month outcomes of the combination of Luminor and iVolution in 24 cm lesions: TINTIN trial

        Koen Deloose
    4. -

      12 month outcomes from the Japanese post-market surveillance study of the Viabahn endoprosthesis as treatment for symptomatic peripheral arterial disease in the superficial femoral arteries

        Osamu Iida
    5. -

      Outcomes in CLI patients treated with DCB: 4 year results from the IN.PACT global study

        Michel Reijnen
    6. -

      REALITY study 12 month outcomes: safety and effectiveness of directional atherectomy followed by DCB

        Brian DeRubertis
    7. -

      Laser atherectomy combined with drug-coated balloon angioplasty is associated with improved 1 year outcomes for the treatment of Tosaka II and III femoropopliteal in-stent restenosis

        Ehrin Armstrong
    8. -

      In-tack restenosis vs. in-stent restenosis

        Raghu Kolluri
    9. -

      TORUS2 late breaking clinical trial data: preliminary 12 month results from interim analysis of the TORUS stent graft

        Michael Lichtenberg
    10. -

      Fully percutaneous femoropopliteal bypass of complex PAD: population analysis and 24 month results from the DETOUR1 clinical trial

        Michael Piorkowski
  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – LATE BREAKING TRIAL discussion

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Koen Deloose, Gunnar Tepe, Brian DeRubertis, Michael Piorkowski
  • - , Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Image guided therapy for lower limb revascularization: state of the art

    Moderator:
    Theodosios Bisdas
    Panel:
    Daniel van den Heuvel, Osamu Iida, Nicolas Shammas
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

      Utilizing complementary imaging modalities to guide strategy and optimize outcomes

        Daniel van den Heuvel
    3. -

      The ABCs of intravascular imaging in contemporary lower limb revascularization

        Osamu Iida
    4. -

      Live case transmission from Arnsberg

        Klinikum Hochsauerland Arnsberg - Live case center
    5. -

      An optimized angioplasty paradigm: image guided dissection detection and management with a first of its kind dissection repair device

        Nicolas Shammas
    6. -

      Recorded case presentation: See clearly treat optimally masterclass

        John Rundback
    7. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – Beyond angiography: IVUS and OCT in clinical routine

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Andrej Schmidt, Arne Schwindt, Michael Lichtenberg
  • - , Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: A spotlight on venous intervention. An insight into when and how

    Moderator:
    Michael Jaff
    Panel:
    Gerard O'Sullivan, Michael Lichtenberg, Carsten Arnoldussen
    1. Live case transmission from Modena

        Hesperia Hospital Modena - Live case center
    2. FLASH PRESENTATION: Vici venous stent – clinical outcomes and patency at 3 years. Results from the Arnsberg venous registry

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. Live case transmission from Modena

        Hesperia Hospital Modena - Live case center
    4. Q&A, discussion, and closure

  • - , LINC Studio

    LINC Studio – Venous interventions: where do we stand?

    Moderator:
    Dierk Scheinert
    Guest:
    Gerard O'Sullivan, Michael Jaff, Nils Kucher, Raghu Kolluri
  • - , Main Arena 1

    SYMPOSIUM: Strategies for treating long-segment aortoiliac artery occlusions

    Moderator:
    Gianmarco de Donato
    Panel:
    Michele Antonello, Tomislav Stojanovic, Jorge Fernández Noya
    1. -

      Introduction

        Gianmarco de Donato
    2. -

      Aortoiliac occlusive complex disease: how to treat TASC CD

        Michele Antonello
    3. -

      Challenging iliac occlusive cases treated with covered stents

        Tomislav Stojanovic
    4. -

      Recorded case: iliac occlusive disease treated with GORE® VIABAHN® VBX balloon expandable endoprosthesis

        Jorge Fernández Noya
    5. -

      Discussion and conclusion

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