CX 2021 Programme

Abdominal Aortic Challenges - Wednesday, 27th April
Venue:   Kensington 1
Abdominal Aortic aneurysm challenges (AAA) 08:00-09:00
Shared decision making for elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (or arterial surgery) covering the evidence in favour, benefits for patients and challenges for clinicians
Speaker:   Janet Powell, London, United Kingdom
Elective open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm in octogenarians
Speaker:   Hence Verhagen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Podium 1st: Making endovascular aortic repair outcomes more predictable: Artificial Intelligence takes on a 20 year-old challenge
Speaker:   Tom Carrell, Barrington, United Kingdom
First-in-human study abdominal aortic aneurysm sac healing with a bioabsorable shape memory polymer
Speaker:   Andrew Holden, Auckland, New Zealand
First-in-human study of a novel drug delivery system for stabilizing small to medium-sized abdominal aortic aneurysms: early results on safety and efficacy
Speaker via Zoom:   Stephen Cheng, Hong Kong
Technical success of fenestrated endovascular aortic repair after prior endovascular aortic repair
Speaker:   Fadi Taher, Vienna, Austria
Abdominal Aortic aneurysm challenges (AAA) continued 09:00-10:00
Edited case: using the Cydar EV maps smart vessel overlay technology for branched endovascular aortic repair
Speaker:   Jan Heyligers, Tilburg, Netherlands
Automatic measurement of aortic diameters and volumes by Artificial intelligence: impact on our everyday practice
Speaker:   Stephan Haulon, Paris, France
Endovascular aortic repair: change in surgical judgement and its impact on long term outcomes. Social deprivation and aneurysms outcomes
Speaker:   TBA
Are we over treating AAA?
Speaker:   Timothy Resch, Malmo, Sweden
Systematic embolisation of gluteal branches during aorto-iliac aneurysm endovascular repair with iliac branch devices
Speaker:   Andrea Kahlberg, Milan, Italy
Improving feasibility of endovascular repair with iliac side branch devices
Speaker:   Nikolaos Tsilimparis, Munich, Germany
Networking break - Coffee 10:00-10:30
Abdominal Aortic aneurysm challenges (AAA) continued 10:30-11:30
Podium 1st: Volume-outcome in aortic surgery and failure to rescue
Speaker:   Kevin Mani, Uppsala, Sweden
Customisation of abdominal hybrid device: raising new standards
Speaker:   Sabine Wipper, Innsbruck, Austria
CX Great Debate: Easy to use & low profile endovascular aortic repair devices do not compromise safety and durability in abdominal aortic aneurysm

For the motion
Dittmar Boeckler, Heidelberg, Germany
Philippe Cuypers, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Against the motion
Michel Makaroun, Pittsburgh, United States

Abdominal Aortic aneurysm challenges (AAA) continued 11:30-11:40
5-year results of a dedicated bifurcated graft for internal iliac artery preservation
Speaker:   Darren Schneider, New York, United States
Type II endoleak challenges 11:40-12:30
St George’s outcomes of embolisation of type II endoleaks
Speaker:   Robert Morgan, Dorking, United Kingdom
Transcaval embolisation for endoleak type II
Speaker:   Fiona Rohlffs, Hamburg, Germany
Use of glue for embolisation of type 2 endoleaks
Speaker:   Joo-Young Chun, London, United Kingdom
Edited case: Prevention of persistent type II endoleak by tailored sac embolization
Speaker:   TBA
Networking break - Lunch 12:30-13:30
Iliac artery challenges 13:30-14:00
Preservation of the internal iliac: results from CARIBE study
Speaker:   Fabio Verzini, Turin, Italy
Incidence and management of iliac artery aneurysms associated with endovascular treatment of juxtarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms
Speaker:   Matt Eagleton, Boston, United States
Solitary iliac branch endoprosthesis placement for iliac aneurysms: an international multicenter retrospective cohort study
Speaker:   Jan Heyligers, Tilburg, Netherlands
Juxtarenal and challenging aortic necks challenges 14:00-14:20
A meta-analysis of safety and efficacy of endovascular aortic repair in aneurysm patients with angulated and hyperangulated neck
Speaker:   TBA
Edited case: The use of EndoAnchors during thoracic endovascular aortic repair in hostile neck cases
Speaker:   Theodoros Kratimenos, Athens, Greece
Treatment options of secondary Type 1A Endoleaks with custom-made fenestrated-branched endovascular aortic repair endografts (with a specific focus on the E-Vita graft)
Speaker:   Markus Steinbauer, Regensburg, Germany, President, DGG
Juxtarenal and challenging aortic necks challenges continued 14:30-15:30
Technical advantages of preloaded branched and fenestrated endografts
Speaker:   TBA
Coeliac arteries: to stent or not to stent
Speaker:   TBA
Bridging from off to on-label in fenestrated-branched endovascular aortic repair
Speaker:   TBA
VBX in real world complex aortoiliac setting. Results from the AVOCADO Trial
Speaker:   Masahiko Fujihara, Kishiwada, Japan
British Society of Endovascular Therapy (BSET) - First outcomes from the CLEVAR registry on challenging abdominal aortic aneurysms
Speaker:   Colin Bicknell, London, United Kingdom
Juxtarenal and challenging aortic necks challenges continued 16:00-16:50
Increase in aortic neck diameter after EVAR and open repair and consequences
Speaker:   Jan Blankensteijn, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Management of the coeliac artery during TEVAR
Speaker:   Lydia Hanna, London, United Kingdom
CX Debate: There is no place for chimneys anymore with new off the shelf devices and techniques
Against the motion

Systematic review of aortic neck dilatation following EVAR/FEVAR
Speaker:   Michael Jenkins, London, United Kingdom
Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm challenges 17:00-17:50
Durability of a novel, bioabsorbable shape memory polymer vascular plug: Results-to-date from the EMBO UK Registry
Speaker:   Robert Morgan, Dorking, United Kingdom
CXCR4 - A potential serum marker for abdominal aortic aneurysms prone to rupture
Speaker:   Benedikt Reutersberg, Zurich, Switzerland
Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: Decrease turn down and procedural mortality at the same time
Speaker:   TBA
First post- endovascular aortic repair CT scans can predict patients at risk for failure after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
Speaker:   Jean Paul de Vries, Groningen, Netherlands