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.

Room 4 - Discussion Forum

11 events
  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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
  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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

  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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, Nilo Mosquera, 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

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

        Manish Mehta
    2. Carotid

        Ehrin Armstrong
    3. Lower extremity

        Gary Ansel
    4. Venous

        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.

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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
  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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
  • Thursday, February 1st: - , 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

  • Thursday, February 1st: - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

    BARD innovations

    Moderator:
    Eric Ducasse
    Discussant:
    Michael Lichtenberg, Bart Dolmatch
    1. -

      Introduction

    2. -

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

        Michael Lichtenberg
    3. -

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

        Bart Dolmatch
    4. -

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

        Massimiliano Di Primio
    5. -

      A look at focused force in calcified lesions

        Ralf Langhoff
    6. -

      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, February 1st: - , Room 4 - Discussion Forum

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

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

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

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

        William Gray
    4. Management of carotid in-stent restenosis

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