Thursday May 23rd 2019

Thursday May 23rd

08:00

Registration and Coffee

08:30

Welcome

08:35

Introduction of Technology: We fail again!

Chairmen: Mike Jenkins, Eric Verhoeven

08:35

Rapid introduction of unproven technology: EVAS – a case study

Seamus Harrison

08:44

Who picks up the pieces when the balloon of “promising technology” bursts?

Rachel Bell

08:55

The ice is thinner than the skaters think! Reminding physicians of their duties when introducing new technology

Ruth Steinholtz

09:02

How would a perfect device overcome the problems?

Bijan Modarai

09:11

How should we introduce the next Wondergraft?

John Brennan

09:20

Discussion

10:00

Coffee Break

10:30

Why is NICE thinking of turing NASTY? (No Aneurysm Stenting from TodaY)

Chairmen: Bruce Campbell, Tilo Kolbel

10:30

NICE Guidelines – how are they generated? Why do they matter within and outside UK?

Bruce Campbell

10:39

Can you accept EVAR Trials 10-year results and still justify EVAR for all-comers?

Janet Powell

10:48

It is all about (the health) economics. Is it really?

Jonthan Michaels

10:57

Square pegs in round holes: Aneurysm screening and ruptured aneurysms in the ‘NASTY’ era.

Meryl Davis

11:06

Square pegs in round holes: Patient choice and high risk patients in the ‘NASTY’ era.

Francesco Torella

11:15

The evidence NICE ignored: review of RCT evidence is not enough and why?

Jan Blankenstiejn

11:24

Same evidence base, different guidelines; What is correct ? 

Joshua Adams

11:33

Personalised decision making for AAA

Rao Vallabhaneni

11:42

Discussion/light skirmish!

12:30

Lunch

01:30

Arch of Aorta & Thoracic Aorta

Chairmen: Manoj Kuduvalli, Firas Musa

01:30

Arch branch TEVAR has come of age: series of 70

Tilo Kolbel

01:39

Cerebral protection during total arch fenestrated TEVAR

George Joseph

01:48

When should you consider OR with FET?

Mark Field

01:57

Endovascuar treatment of Type A dissection: lessons from TAVI

Suneil Aggarwal

02:06

What is the state of the art for Type A dissection?

Christoph Nienaber

02:15

LSA – When and why should we bother?

Mike Jenkins

02:24

Discussion

03:00

Coffee Break

03:30

Complex Abdominal EVAR

Chairmen: Rachel Bell, John Brennan

03:30

World experience of the snorkel/chimney technique: report from the PERICLES registry

TBD

03:39

How to get the best use of EndoAnchors: critical analysis of >500 implants.

Jean Paul de Vries

03:48

Large snake on the block: latest on Anaconda FEVAR

Robin Williams

03:57

Developments in Zenith platform for FEVAR

Tim Resch

04:06

Target vessel stents – how to match stent for the purpose

Simon Neequaye

04:15

Pursuing the perfect seal zone: Balance between operative safety and long-term efficacy

Eric Verhoeven

04:24

Increased complexity of FEVAR equals increased complications

Martin Austerman

04:33

Intelligent image fusion for intraoperative navigation     

Tom Carrell

04:42

Outcomes in EVAR,FEVAR and BEVAR: are there differences between men and women?

Thanos Katsargyris

05:01

Steerable sheaths for target vessel stent deployment: an expert  view and results

Tilo Kolbel

05:10

Discussion and Close of Day 1