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07:30   Registration and coffee


  Welcome   Tim Resch, Nuno Dias, Björn Sonesson


  Session 1: Progressive aortic disease
    Moderators: T. Mastracci, I. Loftus
08:10   Case introduction  T. Mastracci 
08:22   Biomarkers for aortic degeneration, cell inflammation with radiological signs of disease     A. Edsfeldt
08:29   How does sealing technology impact aortic neck dilatation compared to standard EVAR and is this clinically relevant?     I. Loftus
08:36   What is the evidence that a longer sealing zone is really needed toachieve EVAR durability?     
T. Mastracci
08:43   Adverse sealing zone features and impact on outcome     F. Bastos Gonçalves
08:50   CTD – update and implications for therapy?     G. Oderich
08:57   Type 1EL – what is the best Tx?     N. Dias 
09:04 | Discussion 
09:46   Coffee break and visit of industry exhibit 


  Session 2: Arch repair
    Moderators: M. Jacobs, L. Mendes Pedro
10:15   Case introduction:     N. Tsilimparis
10:27   Intraoperative pressure control with endovascular ascending and arch repair     S. Cheng
10:34   Ascending endovascular repair to create a Zone 0 landing zone     N. Tsilimparis
10:41   Optimizing open Type A dissection repair technique     M. Jacobs
10:48   What is the role of in-situ fenestrations in the arch     B. Sonesson 
10:55   The ultimate method for LSA revascularization – how should we choose?     M. Gargiulo 
11:02   Low flow type 1EL after chArch repair – definition and why they don’t matter     M. Malina 
11:09   How to choose which arch repair type – open/branch/fenestrated/CHIMP     E. Verhoeven 
11:16 | Discussion
11:45   Lunch and visit of industry exhibit 


  Session 3: Radiation challenges
    Moderators: M. Eagleton, B. Modarai
13:00   Case introduction     B. Modarai
13:12   Predicting SG deformation with advanced imaging     M. Falkenberg
13:19   CO2 angiography – dead or alive?     N. Dias
13:26   Blood markers for radiation damage and effects of chronic exposure     B. Modarai
13:33    Total percutaneous access and closure of the axillary/subclavian artery during complex EVAR – advantages and drawbacks     G. Melissano 
13:40   Fusion and CBCT are essential to reduce exposure during complex EVAR     E. Verhoeven
13:47   Stop arguing – radiation will be no issue in the future – IOPS     M. Eagleton 
13:54 |  Discussion 



CI Honorary lecture 

    Long term outcomes after EVAR – why are the results from the US and European trials not aligned?     
R. Greenhalgh 


  Session 4: Aortic dissection
    Moderators: B. Sonesson, C.-M. Wahlgren
14:35   Case introduction     T. Butt
14:46   How to plan appropriately for treating acute dissections     N. Tsilimparis
14:53   Timing for treatment of acute dissections     I. Loftus
15:05   TEVAR only for CD – when does it work?     C.-M. Wahlgren
15:12   Is there a role for false lumen occlusion for CD     M. A. Farber 
15:19   When to use fenestrations, inner branches, or int/ext branches for CD     M. Ferreira 
15:26   Endovascular Tx of chronic dissection – planning, technique, and pitfalls     P. Kasprzak
15:33   3D imaging to perform and evaluate F/BEVAR for dissection repair     M. Eagleton 
15:40 | Discussion
16:15   Coffee break and visit of industry exhibit


  Session 5: Mycotic aneurysm and stentgraft infection
    Moderators: T. Resch, E. Verhoeven
16:40    Case introduction     J. Hasselmann
16:52   Endovascular treatment for mycotic aneurysms – what are the culprit
organisms and does it matter for management? 
    A. Wanhainen
16:59   How do we best investigate a suspected graft infection?     J. Brennan
17:06   Semi-conservative treatment is the new gold standard     B. Sonesson
17:13   Explantation of TEVAR – best replacement technique     G. Melissano
17:20 |  Discussion 


08:00   Welcome and coffee



Breakfast session

    partially supported with an educational grant by GE Healthcare 
    Moderators: T. Resch, G. Oderich 
08:45    EVAR and renal failure     N. Dias
08:55    Iodinated contrast and the kidney: have we overestimated the impact of kidney infury?     
R. Solomon
09:10 Discussion 



Session 6: Juxtarenal challenges 

    Moderators: G. Oderich, M. A. Farber     
09:30   Case introduction     M. A. Farber
09:42   Stick with what you know – how to use standard infrarenal SG for short neck aneurysm     H. Verhagen
09:49   Can we use a standard stentgraft but fixate it with endostaplers?     M. Jenkins
09:56   Open repair for juxtarenal aneurysms – contemporary outcomes     S. Debus
10:03   Chimneys are the go-to OTS solution – which graft/stent combination is optimal?     K. Donas

Fenestrated stentgrafts are the only proven option with good outcomes     A. Katsargyris

10:17   Not all fenestrated grafts are the same – choosing the right one for the right patient     J. Brunkwall
10:24   The choice of mating stents is critical for simplifying FEVAR and creating long-term success     
M. Eagleton 
10:31    Performance of different bridging stent grafts in a fenestrated model after flairing. A in vitro study.   
M. Austermann 
10:38 | Discussion
11:00   Coffee break and visit of the industry exhibit 


  Session 7: Visceral segment involvement
    Moderators: N. Dias, S.R. Vallabhaneni
11:30   Case introduction     R. Vaccarino
11:42   Off the shelf designs for TAAA – are they all really the same?     G. Oderich
11:49   P BRANCH vs chimney vs PMD(US,) for type 4 TAAA     M. A. Farber
11:56   Why would a multimodular device be better for TAAA than current designs?     T. Maldonado
12:04   In situ repair for TAAA – techniques and outcomes     D. Fabre
12:11   Don‘t use more than 2 chimneys!     N. Mosquera
12:18   Why choose a CHIMP when you can have an approved device?     S. R. Vallabhaneni
12:25   Spinal cord protection is mandatory but should be used selectively     G.W.H. Schurink 
12:32 |  Discussion 

13:00   Light lunch and adjourn