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LINC 2017, January 24 – 27, Leipzig, Germany

LINC 2017

Join our Symposium

"Redefining SFA treatment in a Drug Eluting world"

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 15:00-16:30, Main arena 1

Chairpersons: Prof. Dierk Scheinert, Germany and Prof.  Iris Baumgartner, Switzerland



Introduction and learning objectives Iris Baumgartner
Drug Coated Balloons: For all or some? Gunnar Tepe
Eluvia Drug Eluting Stent: A platform for success Giovanni Torsello
Live Case demonstration - SFA treatment options and consensus.  
Getting to answers with clinical trials : Being bold Thomas Zeller
Why you should care about Health Economics in PAD : Funding meaningful innovation Konstantinos Katsanos
Close and take home learnings Dierk Scheinert

Meet the venous experts

Thursday, 12.30-13.30, Room 4 Discussion forum

Boston Scientific are pleased to support THE GREAT DEBATE.
Join renowned European venous experts for an instructive and lively session to answer burning questions in venous interventions. Come and learn more on this breaking new area in peripheral interventions



Do we have enough evidence on the clinical need and benefit of venous interventions? Marzia Lugli
Clinical work-up of the venous patient – what is essential? Stephen Black
What are the optimal techniques for thrombus removal in acute DVT? Gerry o'Sullivan
How to best approach chronic venous occlusions? Nils Kucher
What are the features of the ideal venous stent? Rick De Graaf

Abstract presentations


Topics Speakers
Tuesday, January 24, 2017  

First time data release

09:50 - 09:55, Main Arena 1

"6-month results of the RANGER RCT - diabetic subgroup"

Dierk Scheinert


10:25 - 10:30, Main Arena 1

"2-year data from the MAJESTIC DES trial for treatment of femoropopliteal disease"

Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck

15:05 - 15:10, Room 6, Speakers' Corner

"Jetsream atherectomy in treating de novo or non-stent restenotic femoropopliteal disease: One-year results from the JET registry"

Lawrence Garcia

United States

Wednesday, January 25, 2017  

11:04 - 11:10, Room 5

"Ranger DCB real World registry"

Michael Lichtenberg


We are looking forward to welcoming you on our booth number 14.
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