Preliminary Programme 2020

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08.00-08.15WELCOME
Welcome – T. Kölbel, K. Tsagakis
08.15-08.30Welcome + Review Aortic Live 2018 - H. Jakob
08.30-13.00SESSION 1: AORTIC VALVE – ROOT – ASCENDING AORTA
Chairmen: H. Jakob, J. Bavaria
Panel: D. Pacini, V. Falk, C. Detter, K. Tsagakis
PRESENTATIONS
- TAVI for all? Limitations of current evidence – M. Grabenwöger
- Valve-in-valve intervention – decision criteria at index AV replacement – TBD
- Sutureless aortic valve replacement – trend or futureless – A. Ruhparwar
- AV reimplantation via Valsalva graft – „One graft fits all“ – R. De Paulis
- Ascending TEVAR: when are we doing Endo-Bentall – E. Roselli
VIDEOS
- Ascyrus: early experience with an open dissection stent – J. Kempfert
- TEVAR for type A aortic dissection: the Arise study – J. Bavaria
- Aortic root replacement with a stentless bioroot prosthesis – M. Borger
- Leaflet laceration for valve in valve TAVI: the Basilica procedure – D. Westermann/ J. Schirmer
- Aortic cusp repair technique in bicuspid valve – L. De Kerchove
10.15-10.45COFFEE BREAK
LIVE CASE TRANSMISSIONS
- Aortic valve insufficiency: the Lansac-approach [Hamburg] – E. Lansac
- Minimalinvasive AVR (David) in bicuspid aortic valve [Hamburg] – E. Girdauskas
- Minimal invasive Bentall [Essen] – A. Weymann
- TF TAVI valve-in-valve with bioprosthetic ring fracturing and cerebral protection [Hamburg] – L. Conradi
- TF TAVI with a novel THV device and cerebral protection [Leipzig] – TBD, D. Holzhey
- TF TAVI for pure, non-calcified AI using a self-expandable THV platform [Hamburg] – L. Conradi
- TA TAVI without contrast [Essen] – D. Wendt
PANEL DISCUSSION
13.00-14.00LUNCH BREAK
13.00-14.00LUNCH SYMPOSIUM – ENDO: technological breakthroughs in covered stent technology
Chairman: M. Farber, M. Austermann
- Improved flexibility of BeGraft plus – S. Haulon
- Viabahn BX is a problem solver in endovascular repair – M. Farber
- Proven – G. Oderich
- Technology – TBD
13.00-14.00LUNCH SYMPOSIUM – OPEN: technological breakthroughs in extended aortic arch repair
- LSA hybrid stent – M. Pichlmaier
- E-vita open Neo: what is new? – H. Jakob
- Hybrid arch repair using Ascyrus – M. Borger
14.00-18.30SESSION 2: THORACO-ABDOMINAL AORTA
Chairmen: M. Grabenwöger, M. Jacobs
Panel: B. Modarai, A. Oo, J. Schmidli, C. Etz
PRESENTATIONS
- Endovascular repair in genetic aortic syndrome – S. Haulon
- Open repair in genetic aortic syndrome – A. Estrera
- The ideal bridging stent in F/B-EVAR – G. Oderich
- Role of cerebral fluid drainage in spinal cord protection – C. Etz
- How to repair failed EVAR/OR: conversion vs. F/B-EVAR – G. Schurink
VIDEOS
- The value of inner-branches in F/B-EVAR – V. Makaloski
- B-EVAR with the Tambe graft – M. Farber
- Stabilise-technique using the Zenith Dissection System – G. Melissano
- Antegrade interventions in thoracoabdominal aorta – K. Tsagakis
- In-situ laser fenestration in urgent TAAA – D. Fabre
16.00-16.30COFFEE BREAK
LIVE CASE TRANSMISSIONS
- Transfemoral approach in B-EVAR using FORS-technology [Hamburg] – G. Panuccio
- Open repair in type IV TAAA [Hamburg] – S. Wipper
- MISACE in TAAA [Leipzig] – M. Moche
- TEVAR as staging in TAAA [Regensburg] – K. Pfister
- Zone 2 – TEVAR [Essen] – TBD
- EVAR and Candyplug in TBAD [Hamburg] – F. Rohlffs
PANEL DISCUSSION
18.30-20.00WELCOME RECEPTION IN THE INDUSTRY EXHIBIT
08.00-08.30Review day one Aortic Live - K. Tsagakis, T. Kölbel
08.30-13.00SESSION 3: AORTIC ARCH
Chairmen: S. Haulon, E. Roselli

Panel: M. Borger, M. Farber, A. Ruhparwar, T. Resch
PRESENTATIONS
- Limited vs. extensive approach to the arch in acute type A dissection – D. Pacini
- Chronic aortic dissection of the arch: when open, when endo? – J. Bavaria
- Endovascular strategies in aortic arch repair – L. Bertoglio
- Aortic arch: when not to use open repair – M.Shresta
- Aortic arch: when not to use endovascular repair – F. Verzini
VIDEOS
- Staged deployment in the aortic arch: active control cTAG – D. Böckler
- Relay arch endograft with scallop – TBD
- Physician-modified F-TEVAR – T. Gandet
- Fenestrated TEVAR – N. Tsilimparis
- Stroke-prevention in endovascular arch repair – R. Gibbs
10.30-11.00COFFEE BREAK
LIVE CASE TRANSMISSIONS
- Simplified FET-technique with Thoraflex Hybrid [Hamburg] – C. Detter
- Simplified FET-technique with Evita Open Neo [Essen] – K. Tsagakis
- TEVAR completion after zone-0 debranching [Leipzig] – S. Desch
- Vertebral artery transposition [Hamburg] – L. Chiche
- Endovascular arch repair with 3 inner branches [Hamburg] – T. Kölbel
- Zone 2-TEVAR in variant arch anatomy [Hamburg] – G. Panuccio
PANEL DISCUSION
13.00-14.00LUNCH BREAK
13.00-14.00LUNCH SYMPOSIUM: technological breakthroughs in imaging technology
Moderators: J. van Herwaarden, M. Eagleton
- Image-based fusion and the role of deformation – T. Mastracci
- Streamlined hybrid-imaging with the new Icono-system – M. Austermann
- Laser-light guided aortic repair using FORS-technology – J. van Herwaarden
- Endoleak-analysis using contrast enhanced ultrasound – K. Pfister
- 3D-guided electromagnetic tracking of – M. Eagleton
14.00-16.20SESSION 4: INFRARENAL AORTA
Chairmen: D. Böckler, N. Tsilimparis
Panel: P. Kasprzak, M. Farber, S. Wipper
PRESENTATIONS
- OR vs. EVAR for AAA: how to keep the balance – A. Giannoukas
- Infected aortic grafts and EVARs: when to explant and when to treat conservatively – J. Schmidli
- Active sac management to prevent type II endoleak: is it worth it? – H. Verhagen
- Hypogastric arteries: should all be preserved? – B. Modarai
VIDEOS
- EVAR-explantation: how to do it – R. Chiesa
- Conformable excluder in tortuous necks – L. Kock
- CERAB in POD – S. Carpenter
- Chimney-EVAR for jAAA – M. Austermann
LIVE CASE TRANSMISSIONS
- Transarterial endoleak embolization [Hamburg] – G. Panuccio
- FEVAR in juxtarenal AAA [Hamburg] – T. Mastracci
- EVAR and Iliac branch device [Regensburg] – K. Oikonomou
- Open repair in infected previous repair [Hamburg] – S. Debus
17.0-17.15SUM UP AND FAREWELL K. Tsagakis, T. Kölbel