This CX Programme is subject to change.

Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars and Abstract Presentations - Thursday, 23rd April
Venue:   CX Abstracts Forum
Abdominal Aortic Abstract Presentations
Chairing:   TBA
The Carlisle score can help in predicting long-term survival rate following elective infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (T)
Speaker:   Ahmed Elbasty, Farnborough, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Awareness of ionising radiation exposure in operating theatres and diagnostic imaging investigations among medical students (T)
Speaker:   Daphne Chia, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Perioperative antithrombotic management and cerebrospinal fluid drainage in thoracoabdominal endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (T)
Speaker:   Corinna Walter, Wien, Austria
Audience participation and discussion
The use of endoanchors allows for safe and efficient treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (S)
Speaker:   Trissa Babrowski, Chicago, United States
Audience participation and discussion
The impact of bridging stent and side-branch graft remodelling after branched endovascular aortic repair (S)
Speaker:   Stefano Fazzini, Munster, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
Comparison of fenestrated endovascular vs. open repair for juxta and pararenal abdominal aortic aneurysm on short- and long-term clinical outcomes (T)
Speaker:   Petar Zlatanovic, Belgrad, Serbia
Audience participation and discussion
Minimally invasive open conversion for late EVAR failure (S)
Speaker:   Francesco Stilo, Rome, Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Ultrasound surveillance is feasible after endovascular aneurysm repair (T)
Speaker:   Lotta Rakemaa, Turku, Finland
Audience participation and discussion
Feasibility and outcomes of endovascular repair of internal Iliac artery aneurysms with flow preservation (T)
Speaker:   Manju Kalra, Rochester, United States
Audience participation and discussion
Dissection of the superior mesenteric artery: Three-year experience from the SURVI Intestinal Stroke Centre (T)
Speaker:   Iannis Ben Abdallah, Paris, France
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars and Abstract Presentations
Chairing:   Anna Prent, London, United Kingdom
Kevin Mani, Uppsala, Sweden
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars Presentations
Centre volume threshold for open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Speaker:   Kevin Mani, Uppsala, Sweden
Audience participation and discussion
Treating visceral aneurysm with detachable coil
Speaker:   Marcus Treitl, Munich, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Abstract Presentations
Is there any change in quality of life of patients who survive an abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture? (S)
Speaker:   Julien Sfeir, Byblos, Lebanon
Audience participation and discussion
Examining the relationship between graft migratory patterns and aortic anatomy in EVAR: A long-term follow-up study of fourth-generation stent grafts (T)
Speaker:   Ammar Abdullah, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Differences in comorbidity between women and men - can they explain the higher risk of mortality in women treated for asymptomatic aortic aneurysms? (T)
Speaker:   Victoria Tedjawirja, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Clinical experience with a patch based large hole closure device (S)
Speaker:   Ioannis Thomas Passaloglou, Berlin, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
Observing a decade of yearly standardised surveillance in elective EVAR patients with a normal postoperative CT angiogram (T)
Speaker:   Anna Geraedts, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Lessons learnt from a pilot abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programme in Central Greece (T)
Speaker:   Konstantinos Batzalexis, Larissa, Greece
Audience participation and discussion
Enhanced recovery after surgery protocol vs. EVAR for isolated abdominal aortic aneurysm (S)
Speaker:   Alessandro Robaldo, Cuneo, Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Cost-effectiveness analysis of fenestrated/branched endovascular aortic repair (F/BEVAR) for intact complex aortic aneurysms. A topical review on rationale and evidence (T)
Speaker:   Mario D'Oria, Torricella (TA), Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Mid-term outcomes from the endovascular aneurysm sealing programme at a single, large-volume centre (T)
Speaker:   Kate Stenson, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Prospective assessment of health-related quality of life after endovascular or open repair of aortoiliac obstructive arterial disease (T)
Speaker:   Andrea Xodo, Padova, Italy
Audience participation and discussion
The effect of suprarenal clamping on kidney function after retroperitoneal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair following an enhanced recovery programme (T)
Speaker:   Alice Phillips, Venice, Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars and Abstract Presentations - Tuesday, 21st April
Venue:   CX Abstracts Forum
Abdominal Aortic Abstract Presentations
Chairing:   TBA
Rachel Bell, London, United Kingdom
Outcomes of open operative management of pararenal/paravisceral aortic infection (S)
Speaker:   Manju Kalra, Rochester, United States
Audience participation and discussion
Long-term results of endovascular vs. open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in low-risk patients (T)
Speaker:   Sara Busto Suarez, Santa Eulalia de Morcin, Spain
Audience participation and discussion
Duplex ultrasound scanning for endoleak diagnosis after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (S)
Speaker:   Chiara Medini, Ferrera, Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Outcomes for patients turned down for treatment following detection of aneurysms by the national abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programme (T)
Speaker:   Kate Stenson, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Is 55mm a justifiable threshold for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in octogenarians? Outcomes of intact AAA repair and the influence of comorbidities in a nationwide cohort (T)
Speaker:   Anna Alberga, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Audience participation and discussion
Five-year results of robotic surgery for aortoiliac occlusive disease: Current place in minimally invasive vascular surgery (T)
Speaker:   Willy Sutter, Paris, France
Audience participation and discussion
Seven years’ experience of open retroperitoneal repair for complex abdominal aortic aneurysms (T)
Speaker:   Martin Hossack, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Outcomes of an iliac branch endoprosthesis using the divisional branches of the internal iliac artery as distal landing zone (T)
Speaker:   Mario D'Oria, Torricella (TA), Italy
Audience participation and discussion
Value of preliminary selective lumbar and inferior mesenteric artery embolisation to prevent type II endoleaks after EVAR (S)
Speaker:   Daniela Branzan, Leipzig, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
An endovascular approach is safe and effective in the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms detected by the national abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programme (T)
Speaker:   Kate Stenson, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars Presentations
Chairing:   Ronald Dalman, Stanford, United States
Colin Bicknell, London, United Kingdom
A discovery of a new family of genes involved in abdominal aortic aneurysms
Speaker:   Kak Khee Yeung, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Stopping AAA growth
Speaker:   Anders Wanhainen, Uppsala, Sweden
Audience participation and discussion
Cell saver should be used for autotransfusion on all cases of open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Speaker:   Thomas Forbes, Toronto, Canada
Audience participation and discussion
Prophylactic inferior mesenteric artery embolisation is unnecessary before endovascular aneurysm repair
Speaker:   Suvi Vaaramaki, Tampere, Finland
Audience participation and discussion
Improving AAA measurement accuracy using 3D model automation and xMATRIX technology
Speaker:   Henrik Sillesen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Audience participation and discussion
Technical solutions for the angulated neck in EVAR
Speaker:   Jonathan Boyle, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Measuring the impact of aortic aneurysm repair on quality of life using disease specific assessments
Speaker:   Bijan Modarai, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Favourable sac dynamics for patients with ruptured abdominal aneurysms treated with EVAR
Speaker:   Hence Verhagen, Oegstgeest, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
New evidence that endoanchors can facilitate and maintain successful standard EVAR for AAAs with challenging proximal necks: From the ANCHOR registry
Speaker:   Colin Bicknell, London, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
Risk factors for perioperative mortality following revascularisation for acute aortic occlusion
Speaker:   Mohammad Eslami, Pittsburgh, United States
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars Presentations
Chairing:   Kenneth Ouriel, New York, United States
Vincent Riambau, Barcelona, Spain
Update on the abdominal module of the TIGER registry: Current enrolment and early results
Speaker:   Vincent Riambau, Barcelona, Spain
Audience participation and discussion
Image fusion during EVAR - an overview of registration and implementation strategies plus tips and tricks
Speaker:   Kak Khee Yeung, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Imaging of flow patterns in the aortoiliac segment using a novel high-frame-rate contrast-enhanced ultrasound?
Speaker:   Michel Reijnen, Arnhem, Netherlands
Audience participation and discussion
Inflammation affects mortality rates in EVAR - managing the sac with EVAS to improve outcomes
Speaker:   TBA
Audience participation and discussion
Total aortic volume and the risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture
Speaker:   Athanasios Giannoukas, Larissa, Greece
Audience participation and discussion
Podium 1st: Minimising anatomical challenges with pre-procedural planning and patient suitability - update from a Canadian multicentre registry on abdominal endograft
Speaker:   Thomas Forbes, Toronto, Canada
Audience participation and discussion
The median size of ruptured internal iliac artery is almost the same than in abdominal aortic aneurysm
Speaker:   Riikka Tulamo, Helsinki, Finland
Audience participation and discussion
Five-year survival following endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms is improving
Speaker:   Rens Varkevisser, Boston, United States
Audience participation and discussion
Treatment of aortic graft infection: A nationwide study
Speaker:   Anders Wanhainen, Uppsala, Sweden
Audience participation and discussion
Bovine pericardium used to treat infected aortas
Speaker:   Ludovic Canaud, Montpellier, France
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars and Abstract Presentations
Chairing:   Frank Vermassen, Ghent, Belgium
TBA
Abdominal Aortic Global Stars and Rising Stars Presentations
Ten-year age-stratified survival following endovascular and open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
Speaker:   Rens Varkevisser, Boston, United States
Audience participation and discussion
Alternative routes for treatment with iliac side-branch in the presence of previous EVAR
Speaker:   Nikolaos Tsilimparis, Munich, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
Evaluation of steerable guide sheath technology in complex endovascular aneurysm repair
Speaker:   Simon Neequaye, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Audience participation and discussion
How do we fill the open aortic surgery training gap - new methods and ideas
Speaker:   Alan Lumsden, Houston, United States
Audience participation and discussion
How to avoid adverse events and reintervention with iliac conformable branching devices: An independent core-lab assessment
Speaker:   TBA
Audience participation and discussion
Endovascular stent graft for aortic aneurysmal disease in large vessel systemic vasculitis
Speaker:   Rajesh Vijayvergiya, Chandigarh, India
Audience participation and discussion
 
Abdominal Aortic Abstracts Presentations
The management of penetrating aortic ulcer of the abdominal aorta (S)
Speaker:   Konstantin Andreichuk, St Petersburg, Russian Federation
Audience participation and discussion
A new CT angiography based algorithm to optimise sizing and planning for abdominal chimney endovascular procedures (S)
Speaker:   Stefano Fazzini, Munster, Germany
Audience participation and discussion
Safety of patient stratification based on initial imaging follow-up after endovascular aneurysm repair (S)
Speaker:   Suvi Vaaramaki, Tampere, Finland
Audience participation and discussion
Morphological changes after endovascular aneurysm repair in patients with wide infrarenal neck (S)
Speaker:   Pedro (Pere) Altes Mas, Barcelona, Spain
Audience participation and discussion