Don’t miss the release of the results of IMPERIAL, the first Head-to-Head DES SFA trial! Visit our Learning Centre to meet with renown experts and sign-up to be one of the first to receive the IMPERIAL data and link to the symposium presentation.

 

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Satellite Symposium


Auditorium 1

Sunday, September 23rd


11:30 – 12:30

Light blue colored bar; it indicates sessions about Arterial topics

“The growing evidence base on Drug Eluting Technologies:
a new focus on Drug Eluting Stent.”

Moderator: Prof. M. Lee, Ireland

  • The breaking results of the IMPERIAL Randomized Control Trial of Eluvia vs ZilverPTX.
    Prof. S. Müller-Hülsbeck - Germany
  • Insights into drug delivery in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Taking Eluvia Drug Eluting Stent to Below the Knee. The SAVAL trial design.
    Dr. H. van Overhagen - Netherlands
  • Taking Eluvia Drug Eluting Stent into Critical Limb Ischaemia. The Muenster experience.
    Dr . T. Bisdas - Germany
  • Evidence based algorithm for Peripheral Arterial Disease Intervention
    Dr. K. Katsanos - Greece
 
Imperial data release at CIRSE2018
 

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Learning Centre


Check out our Meet the Expert program on Arterial and Interventional Oncology & Embolisation.

Please click "Register" to attend one or multiple sessions.
 

Saturday, September 22nd


13:30 – 14:30

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Deepen your insights into Interventional Oncology Health Economics

Dr H. Tinto - Portugal - C. Giretti, Sr. Manager Health Economics and Market access - Italy

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the basics of health economic evaluations with tangible examples applied to oncology and interventional oncology of HCC.
  • Deepen the health economics of DEB-TACE
  • Be able to compare the cost efficacy of the treatment with other oncological medical treatments

15:00 – 16:00

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How should I treat a patient presenting with Acute Iliofemoral DVT?

Prof. R. De Graaf - Germany

Learning objectives:

  • Exchange with a leading expert on venous stenting (when, why, how?) 
  • Learn best practices to optimize performance of Wallstent Uni™ and/ or Vici stent in venous indications
 

Sunday, September 23rd


10:45 – 11:45

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Do´s and dont’s in BTK arteries

Dr. J. Van Den Berg - Switzerland

Learning objectives:

  • Exchange with a leading expert on BTK treatment
  • Learn best practices using 0.014” guidewires

Discuss cases of challenging lesions


12:00 – 13:00

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Collaborative & Effective Approach to Changing PAE Guidelines

Dr. N. Hacking - United Kingdom

Learning objectives:

  • Learn a step by step process of how Dr Hacking worked with NICE, BAUS and BSIR to bring about change in treatment guidelines for patients with BPH in the UK

13:00 – 14:00

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PAE Technique

Prof. F. Wolf - Austria

Learning objectives:

  • Learn the different procedural steps of embolising a patient with BPH
  • Understand which patient can benefit
  • Learn post embolization care and management

14:30 – 16:00

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Actively Increase Your Referrals!

Prof. F. Wolf - Austria – Dr. P. Lohle - Netherlands – Prof. U. Teichgraeber - Germany

Learning objectives:

  • Learn from leading experts on PAE and UAE how to increase referrals
  • Discuss concrete actions and their benefice and how to implement them
 

Monday, September 24th


10:30 – 11:30

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Do´s and dont's in retrograde approach

Dr. LM Palena - Italy

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss different techniques of below the knee arteries revascularization
  • Learn best practice, tips and tricks using 0.014” guidewires

13:00 – 14:00

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IMPERIAL: First Head-to-Head DES SFA Trial

Prof. S. Müller-Hülsbeck - Germany – J. Kokate - USA – Dr J. Diaz-Cartelle - USA

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the Level 1 data from IMPERIAL, the first trial comparing two DES for the SFA
  • Learn about the science behind ELUVIA, the only DES offering Sustained Drug Release beyond 1 year

14:00 – 15:00

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Eliminating the Clot: The role of Angiojet in Mechanical thrombectomy

Dr. A. Wigham - United Kingdom

Learning objectives:

  • Exchange with Expert on best practices for thrombectomy with Angiojet™ system
  • Discuss the benefits of ZelanteDVT catheter for DVT patients
  • Identify patients who could benefit from Angiojet thrombectomy therapy

15:30 – 16:30

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Emborrhoid Technique

Prof. V. Vidal - France

Learning objectives:

  • Learn the different procedural steps of embolising a patient with Haemorrhoids.
  • Understand which patient can benefit
  • Learn post embolisation care and management

Please click "Register" to attend one or multiple sessions.
 
 

Hands-on workshops


Tuesday, September 25th


10:00 – 12:00

Hands-On Workshop - Medical Students

The session will be broken down into 5 rotations enabling the Medical Students to get hands-on with different products, their history and reason for manufacturing, and when and how they are used:

  • Embozene TANDEM™ Microspheres, Embozene™ Microspheres & PVA
  • Pushable Coils
  • Detachable coils
  • Interlock deployment through Direxion into flow model
  • Feedback on needs of Jr Drs

13:00 – 15:00

Hands-On Workshop – Residents & Young IRs

The session will be broken down into 5 rotations enabling the Drs to get hands-on with different products, their history and reason for manufacturing, and when and how they are used:

  • Embozene TANDEM™ Microspheres, Embozene™ Microspheres & PVA
  • Pushable Coils
  • Detachable coils
  • Interlock deployment through Direxion into flow model
  • Feedback on needs of Jr Drs

Boston Scientific Learning Centre will remain open for delegates who would like to learn more about our broad range of high performance solutions in the vascular and oncology fields.

To learn more about our Learning Centre program, please visit our booth.

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Drug Eluting Technologies
 
Educare
 
Interventional Oncology
 

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