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 7 - Speakers' corner

10 events
  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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
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      Outcomes after one-stage vs. two-stage open repair of Type II thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

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

        Athanasios Saratzis
    5. -

      Total endovascular techniques utilisation in aortic dissection involving arch

        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

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

        Wael Ahmad
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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
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      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

  • Tuesday, January 30th: - , 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
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      What happens to patients after amputation? Results of primary and secondary amputations

        Maksim Kudykin
    8. -

      Qualitative assessment of Carbon dioxide as a contrast agent for infra-inguinal arterial diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in patients with chronic kidney disease and critical limb ischemia

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

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

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

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

        Alessio Sonetto
    13. -

      New approach for the development and stratification of peripheral stents

        Channing Convelbo
    14. -

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

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

        Jihad Mustapha
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Selected abstracts original research – AV/venous

    Moderator:
    Klaus Mathias, Wei Liang, 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
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      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
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      Catheter-directed fragmentation with local thrombolytic therapy and anticoagulant therapy in patients with intermediate-high-risk pulmonary embolism

        Pavel Ignatenko
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      The early and mid-term results of endovascular treatment for central venous obstruction

        Wei Liang
    9. -

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

        Haitham Ali
    10. -

      The v-block occlusion stent for varicose vein treatment

        Ralf Kolvenbach
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      Compression therapy and endovenous treatment of Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome

        Jie Yin
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      Therapy of varicose veins in patients with severe comorbidities

        Beatrix Cucuruz
    13. -

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

        Houman Jalaie
    14. -

      Histological changes following closure FAST treatment

        Karin Brachmann
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      Acute upper extremity deep vein thrombosis-effectiveness of SVC filter

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

        Mohamed Ismail
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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

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

        Matthias Dufner
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      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
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      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. -

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

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

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

        Young-Guk Ko
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      Distal hybrids – an option in long SFA CTO accompanied by severely compromized crural runoff

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

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

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

        Shen Chenyang
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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
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      Transcarotid stenting with reverse flow neuroprotection is a safe and effective alternative to carotid endarterectomy for high-risk patients

        Mazin Foteh
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      Increase in serum S100B after carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy

        Ayman Alserr
    5. -

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

        Daniela Mazzaccaro
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      Carotid angioplasty – current experience of a single Brazilian center

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

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

        Richard Heuser
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Wednesday, January 31st: - , 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
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      Direct revascularisation (DR) to improve wound healing and prevent major amputation in CLI

        Ammar Safar
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      FemPop graft failure: Resurrection with the CrossLock™LP

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

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

        Jun-Won Lee
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      Radial approach for CLI patient with unexpected trouble

        Deniss Vasiljevs
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      EVT for Long SFA-CTO, usefulness of GIP method

        Shinichi Nakamura
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      Exceptional case of popliteal artery entrapment syndrome

        Elisa Peretti
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      Endovascular treatment of posterior Nutcracker syndrome

        Alejandro Rodríguez-Morata
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, February 1st: - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR-thoracic/thoracoabdominal

    1. -

      Percutaneous transapical left ventricular access for thoracic endovascular aortic repair

        Atman Shah
    2. -

      Management of complicated Type B dissections

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

        Virendra Patel
    4. -

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

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

        Je-Hwan Won
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      Migration of a chimney graft during urgent TEVAR

        Gabriel Inaraja Pérez
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      Sandwich EVAR occlude celiac and superior mesenteric artery treatment for infected suprarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm: Case report

        Supatcha Prasertcharoensuk
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      Off label use of the Nellix EVAS system in a patient with a Type III endoleak

        Ilaria Ficarelli
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      Stent-graft use in vascular injury in war time

        Nasser Algharem
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      Management of aorto-enteric fistula using Nellix graft (EVAS)

        Ahmed Elbasty
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      Troubleshooting during complex TEVAR: Kommerell diverticulum

        Gabriel Inaraja Pérez
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      Late renal salvage after renal occlusion during EVAR – “Don’t give up early on the renals”

        James McKinsey
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      Discussion and conclusion

  • Thursday, February 1st: - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Innovation forum – EVAR

    Moderator:
    Frans Moll
    Panel:
    Armando Lobato
    1. -

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

        Uwe Raaz
    2. -

      The Sandwich technique to treat aortoiliac aneurysms: How to size the parallel grafts

        Samer Koussayer
    3. -

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

        Tommaso Cambiaghi
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      New use of OVATION device in Non-favorable anatomies: Conversion to aortomonoiliac

        Rebeca Pérez López
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      Delayed occluding membrane „Aachen DOM“ – A new approach for spinal cord protection during endvascular aortic repair

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

        Patrick Kelly
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      FEVAR for chronic type B dissection. Radiofrequency wire makes planning easy and improves success rate of procedure

        Kong Teng Tan
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      DOMINUS-AB DEVICE: Expectation of a branched device for use in aortic arch aneurysms (of the shelf)

        Fábio Pereira
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      ReBel-B technique for Treatment of isolated Common Iliac Aneurysm or during EVAR

        Paolo Righini
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      Fusion Images, Laser & Fenestration In Situ (FIL&FIS) for complex aortic aneurysm using CTA image overlay: feasibility study

        Marek Majewski
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      Percutaneous access downsizing for early limb reperfusion in fenestrated/branched TAAA repair

        Tommaso Cambiaghi
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      Discussion

  • Thursday, February 1st: - , Room 7 - Speakers' corner

    Challenging cases and complications – EVAR/infrarenal

    Moderator:
    Piergiorgio Cao
    Panel:
    Sven Seifert
    1. -

      Predictors of iliac limb occlusion after endovascular aneurysm repair

        Yang Jin Park
    2. -

      AAA rupture after EVT of ILIAC-CTO

        Yoshinori Tsubakimoto
    3. -

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

        Fakhir Elmasri
    4. -

      Extensive gluteus necrosis after EVAR and unilateral internal iliac artery embolisation

        Lian Rui Guo
    5. -

      Caribbean Fish Neurotoxin (Ciguatera) Syndrome Presenting with Paraplegia and renal failure in patient with an EVAR graft

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

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

        Chang-Jin Yoon
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      Technical tips of using glue for eliminating endoleaks after EVAR

        Shigeo Ichihashi
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      Urgent off-label use of Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis (IBE) to preserve the residual hypogastric artery in patients with previous EVAR

        Marco Damiano Pipitone
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      Total endovascular repair of aberrant right subclavian artery aneurysm using Zenith Alpha abdominal converter

        Gianbattista Parlani
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      Early outcome of stentless-thoracic endovascular aortic repair in chronic DeBakey IIIb aneurysm

        Ahmed Eleshra
    12. -

      Banding technique and debranching as treatment of Type I endoleak in a mycotic thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysm

        Cintia Flota Ruiz
    13. -

      Successful endovascular treatment of Type B aortic dissection in children-first-in-man experience

        Ivo Petrov
    14. -

      Discussion and conclusion