CX 2021 Programme

Thoracic Aortic Controversies - Wednesday, 21st April
Venue:   Livestream 1
Time: 14:00 - 19:30
Diagnosis for intervention and device design controversy
Moderators:   Gustavo Oderich, Houston, United States
Roberto Chiesa, Milan, Italy
IVUS in thoracic and abdominal aortic repair: A practical approach to increase precision and reduce radiation
Speaker:   Joerg Tessarek, Lingen, Germany
Device design or patient anatomy - what is first?
Speaker:   Timothy Resch, Malmo, Sweden
Arch controversies
Edited case: Fully percutaneous arch branch repair
Speaker:   Stephan Haulon, Paris, France
The learning curve associated with new technologies
Speaker:   Martin Czerny, Freiburg, Germany
Edited case: Triple branch zone 0 TEVAR - no debranching, no extra-anatomic bypass
Speaker:   Piotr Szopinski, Warsaw, Poland
Mid-term results from thoracic branch endoprosthesis feasibility trials
Speaker:   Michael Dake, Tucson, United States
Networking break
Arch controversies (continued)
Moderators:   Stephan Haulon, Paris, France
Michael Jenkins, President VSGBI, London, United Kingdom
A new modular double inner branch stent graft for endovascular repair of aortic arch pathology
Speaker:   Wei Guo, Beijing, China
Pushing the limits: Redo open arch surgery
Speaker:   Joseph Coselli, Houston, United States
Choosing the right treatment for aortic arch disease: when open, when hybrid, and when total endo
Speaker:   Luca Bertoglio, Milan, Italy
Dissecting aneurysm controversies
Causes of distal stent graft-induced new entry in TEVAR for dissecting aneurysms
Speaker:   Vincent Riambau, Barcelona, Spain
Timing is crucial: When to intervene in type B aortic dissection
Speaker:   Ali Azizzadeh, Los Angeles, United States
Networking break
Dissecting aneurysm controversies (continued)
Moderators:   Gustavo Oderich, Houston, United States
Ron Dalman, Stanford, United States
Edited case: Chronic dissection treated with a combined fenestrated/branched custom-made low profile device with preloaded catheters
Speaker:   Stephan Haulon, Paris, France
Repair of post-dissecting aneurysms of the thoracoabdominal aorta - open or endovascular?
Speaker:   Germano Melissano, Milan, Italy
Descending thoracic aneurysm controversies
Independent European multicentre study on a new generation thoracic device: What these results tell us about a contemporary TEVAR treatment
Speaker:   Giovanni Tinelli, Rome, Italy
Edited case: TEVAR with staged deployment in challenging anatomies
Speaker:   Dittmar Boeckler, Heidelberg, Germany
Edited case: Use of antimicrobial graft for aortoesophageal fistula
Speaker:   Andrea Kahlberg, Milan, Italy
Creation of artificial landing zones in thoracic and abdominal aorta
Speaker:   Jurgen Falkensammer, Vienna, Austria
Networking break
Thoracoabdominal aneurysm controversies
Moderators:   Michael Jenkins, President VSGBI, London, United Kingdom
Hence Verhagen, President ESVS, Rotterdam, Netherlands
CX Debate: The majority of TAAAs in patients with connective tissue disorders can be approached with endovascular repair

For the motion
Stephan Haulon, Paris, France

Against the motion
Roberto Chiesa, Milan, Italy

Early clinical experience with an off-the-shelf thoracoabdominal branched device
Speaker:   Mark Farber, Chapel Hill, United States
Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair without spinal drains
Speaker:   Gustavo Oderich, Houston, United States
Radiation exposure: A valuable quality metric for endovascular aortic repair
Speaker:   Bijan Modarai, London, United Kingdom