Programme LINC @ VIVA



Thursday, November 8, 2018

LIMB SALVAGE PEARLS – LINC @ VIVA

MODERATOR: Dierk Scheinert, MD
PANEL: Patrick Geraghty, MD; Robert Morgan, MD; Jihad Mustapha, MD; Krishna Rocha-Singh, MD; Murray Shames, MD; Thomas Zeller, MD, PhD

9:10 AM – 10:10 AM

– Will Drug Delivery Play a Role in Improving BTK Patency, and If So, When?
– Techniques for Below-the-Ankle Revascularization and When to Use Them
– Strategies for Optimizing Acute Results of BTK Intervention: Balloon Sizing, Best Minimal Lumen Diameter, Managing Dissections, and More

PANEL DISCUSSION

– Trial Endpoints That Make Sense: Patency, Wound Healing, Target Lesion Revascularization, Amputation-Free Survival—Which One Is Best?
– Significant Recent and Ongoing Trials That Are Shaping Practice
– Acute Procedural Endpoints: How Many Tibials and Which Ones to Revascularize? How Do You Know When You’re Done?

PANEL DISCUSSION

– Tissue Flaps and Other Measures to Salvage a Dire Situation: When, Who, How?
– Extreme Open Bypass: Best Approach to Pedal Bypass Targets
– How to Diagnose Compartment Syndrome: When to Suspect and How to Manage

PANEL DISCUSSION