TCT Archive 2004 - 2011 - Agenda

Monday, October 17th, 2005

TCT 2005

Monday, October 17th
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am Surgical Options In SFA Disease And Their Relevance To The Endovascular Specialist
Nicholas Morrissey
9:15 am PFO - From Stroke Prevention To Cure Of Migraines
Mark Reisman
9:30 am Relation Of Cryptogenic Stroke And Evidence That PFO Closure Improves Outcomes
Peter Block
9:45 am Lessons Learned From Carotid Flow Diversion For Stroke Prevention: The Mindguard Experience
Horst Sievert
10:00 am The Coaxia Neuroflo Device For Penumbra Augmentation During Acute Stroke
Mark Reisman
10:15 am Meta-Analysis And Late Results Of Randomized Trials In Carotid Intervention
Klaus Mathias
10:30 am The Technique Of Carotid Intervention: Decision-Making Analysis To Overcome Challenges
Subbarao Myla
10:45 am Prevention, Recognition And Management Of Complications Of Carotid Intervention
Lee Guterman
11:00 am Current Credentialing Guidelines And A National Carotid Outcomes Database: Rationale And Status Update
Kenneth Rosenfield
11:15 am Filters Versus Occlusion Balloons During Carotid Stenting: Is There A Clear Preference?
Klaus Mathias
11:30 am Inflammation And Carotid Atherosclerosis: The ICARAS Study
Erich Minar
11:45 am Should Bivalirudin Replace UFH during Peripheral Intervention? APPROVE and other experiences
John Young
12:00 pm Comparison Of Three Filter Devices’ Performance In Carotid Stenting: A Randomized, Single Center Study
Piero Montorsi
12:15 pm Pre-And Post Procedure Non-Invasive Evaluation Of The Patient With Carotid Disease
Michael Jaff
12:30 pm Conclusions From Completed Trials in High Risk Carotid Stenting
Jay Yadav
12:45 pm A Lesion Specific Approach To Carotid Stenting
Alberto Cremonesi
1:00 pm Controversies In Carotid Bifurcation Disease Management: Diagnosis, Technique, The Asymptomatic Patient, Physician Training And Reimbursement
William Gray

Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

TCT 2006

Sunday, October 22nd
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am Novel Techniques For Endovascular Rescue
Robert Bersin
9:15 am Endograft Management Of Thoracic Aneurysm And Dissection
Christopher Nienaber
9:30 am Acute Stroke Intervention State of the Art
Lee Guterman
9:45 am Review Of Clinical Carotid Stent Procedural And Long-Term Outcomes In Symptomatic And Asymptomatic Patients
Mark Wholey
10:00 am Selecting The Optimal Carotid Stent And Protection System: Lesion And Patient-Specific Considerations
Bernhard Reimers
10:15 am Considerations For Carotid Stent Credentialing And Practice: Training, Volume Issues, Reimbursement, And More
Jay Yadav
10:30 am CASES-PMS Study: Study Of Carotid Stenting With Distal Embolic Protection Effect Of Age > 80 Years On 30-Day Outcomes
Barry Katzen
10:45 am How To Choose Among Carotid Embolic Protection Devices?
James Zidar
11:00 am Contemporary Outcome In Carotid Stenting (And CEA) Predictive Variables And Risk Benefit Considerations
Klaus Mathias
11:15 am Carotid Stenting: Unanswered Questions And Future Directions
Nelson Hopkins
11:30 am Approach To The Patient With Carotid Artery Disease
Michael Jaff
11:45 am Techniques For Carotid Intervention
Jay Yadav
12:00 pm Carotid Stenting With The Fibernet Protection Device: A New Generation In EPD
Gary Ansel
12:15 pm The Coherex FlatStentTM Radiofrequency System: Device Design And Pre-Clinical Experiences
Brian Whisenant
12:30 pm Stent-Based Stabilization Of Ruptured Carotid Plaques: Lessons From SUBMARINE
Giuseppe Sangiorgi

Saturday, October 20th, 2007

TCT 2007

Saturday, October 20th
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am A Critical Assessment Of PFO Closure For Stroke And Migraine
Mark Resiman
9:15 am Perspectives On PFO Closure: Clinical Trials For Stroke Prevention And Migraines
Mark Reisman
9:30 am Anatomy Of LAA And Its Role In Thrombotic Disease - Implications For Prevention
Steven L. Almany
9:45 am Carotid Plaque Characterization (IVUS, VH, MSCT): Implications for CAS?
Erich Minar
10:00 am Carotid Artery Access Techniques: Standard and Exotic
Issam Moussa
10:15 am The Lumen FIBERNET Embolic Protection Device: Clinical Experiences During Intervention in the Carotid and Other Vascular Beds
Gary Ansel
10:30 am THE PROTECHTOR DEVICE: A Simple System for Embolic Protection in Carotid and SVG Intervention
Richard Heuser
10:45 am MRI Characterization of Carotid Plaque
Kevin DeMarco
11:00 am Complications of Distal Protection During Carotid Intervention: Frequency, Prevention and Management
Mike Bacharach
11:15 am Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting Under Protection is Becoming the Gold Standard Treatment of a Carotid Stenosis in High- and Low-Risk Patients
Michel Henry
11:30 am Proximal Protection During Carotid Intervention: Devices, Data, and When to Use Rather Than Distal Protection
Bernhard Reimers
11:45 am Carotid Stents and Embolic Protection Systems: Differentiating the Devices
Joachim Schofer
12:00 pm Temporal Improvement in Carotid Stent Outcomes: Achievement of AHA Target Goals in Abbott Vascular Post-Marketing Trials
William Gray

Sunday, October 12th, 2008

TCT 2008

Sunday, October 12th
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am The CARDIOKINETICS Ventricular Implant for LV Aneurysm Partitioning: Early Clinical Eexperiences from the PARACHUTE First-in-Man Trial
Horst Sievert
9:15 am Imaging Evaluation of Aortic Aneurysm and Dissection
David Bluemke
9:30 am Expanding Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Severe Coronary Artery Disease: Case Presentation
Mike Bacharach
9:45 am Is Stroke-Free Carotid Stenting Possible? Results of the PROTECT Study
William Gray
10:00 am Medical Therapies to Prevent Stroke in Patients with Severe Asymptomatic Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Disease: Magnitude of Effect Compared to Revascularization Therapies
Seemant Chaturvedi
10:15 am Acute Stroke Case Presentation
Alex Abou-Chebl
10:30 am Stroke and Interventional Cardiology? Doesn't Acute Stroke Management Have Enough Problems Already?
Lee Guterman
10:45 am The Interventional Perspective: Long-Term Data on Carotid Stenting Supports its Efficacy in Stroke Prevention- Emerging and Novel Insights from CaRESS, SAPPHIRE, ARCHeR, and Others
Subbarao Myla
11:00 am Evidence-Based Medicine 2008: What is the Current Data for and Against Closing PFOs for Stroke, Migraine and Other Clinical Syndromes?
Mark Reisman
11:15 am COLD TOPIC: Advanced Treatment Modalities in Acute Stroke
William Coplin
11:30 am Developing a Successful Stroke Treatment Program
Rori Spray
11:45 am Acute Stroke Treatment: Thrombolysis and Mechanical Clot Retrieval
Alex Abou-Chebl
12:00 pm PFO Closure I – Stroke: Pathophysiology, The Evidence-Base, Results of Transcatheter Closure, and Ongoing Trial Update
Brian Whisenant
12:15 pm FDA Perspectives: PFO Closure for Stroke
Ashley Boam
12:30 pm Intracranial Intervention and Acute Stroke Therapies
Phillip Meyers
12:45 pm Carotid Stenting will Virtually Replace Endarterectomy, and Should be Performed by an Interventional Cardiologist!
Mike Bacharach
1:00 pm Advanced Techniques of Carotid Artery Stenting
Subbarao Myla
1:15 pm Percutaneous Treatment of Carotid Artery Stenosis: Results and Current Limitations to Widespread Application
Klaus Mathias
1:30 pm Impact of Carotid Technique and Device Selection (Stents and Protection Systems) on Clinical Outcomes
Daniel McCormick
1:45 pm The Perceptions and Reality of Carotid Stenting: An Evidence-based Look at a Beleaguered Therapy
Jon Matsumura

Monday, September 21st, 2009

TCT 2009

Monday, September 21st
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am Midterm Outcome of Inoue Stent Graft for the Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm and Dissections
Tazaki Junichi
9:15 am Exclusion of Subclavian Aneurysm after Bilateral Carotid Bypass
Cindy W.
9:30 am IVUS Assessment of Late Complications: Malapposition, Stent Fracture, and Aneurysm Formation
Gary Mintz
9:45 am Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair: No Incisions Necessary
Joseph Bavaria
10:00 am Featured Presentation: RESPECT: Study Design and First Presentation of the Baseline Featured from a Prospective Randomized Trial of PFO Closure for Stroke Prevention
John Carroll
10:15 am Analysis of Stroke Occurring in the SYNTAX Trial
Michael Mack
10:30 am Focus Issue 3: Should Transradial Intervention be Considered to Reduce the Risk of Stroke?
Martial Hamon
10:45 am The Effectiveness of Medical Therapy for Severe Carotid Stenosis in Reducing Large-Vessel Embolic Stroke: Open Question or Question Answered?
Michael Jaff
11:00 am A Word of Caution: Is LAA Closure for Stroke Prevention Warranted Based on the Current Data?
Michael Domanski
11:15 am PFO Closure for Stroke and Migraine: Just How Strong Is The Evidence?
Jonathan Tobis
11:30 am In search for predictors of carotid plaque destabilization: Update from the Carotid Virtual Histology and Biomarkes (CRACK-VH) Study
Piotr Musialek
11:45 am Transcranial Doppler Monitoring During Carotid Artery Stenting: Comparison between Flow Reversal and Filter for Cerebral Protection
Claudio Schönholz
12:00 pm Predictors of Clamping Intolerance during Carotid Artery Stenting using Proximal Protection
Eugenio Stabile
12:15 pm Carotid Transradial Intervention: Patient Selection, Technical Aspects, and Outcomes
Tift Mann
12:30 pm Frequency, Accurate Diagnosis, and Treatment Strategies for Carotid Stent Restenosis
Mark Wholey
12:45 pm Endovascular Repair of Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Tears is the Preferred First Line Therapy
Royce Calhoun

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

TCT 2010

Tuesday, September 21st
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am Thoracic and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Stents: Lessons From the Past, Designs For the Future
Robert Bersin
9:15 am A Thrombotic Left Main Aneurysm
Yoshihide Fujimoto
9:30 am Closure of a Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm
Ramdeo Yadave
9:45 am How to Treat DES Stent Coronary Aneurysm
Varun Chawla
10:00 am Hybrid Repair of Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Anil Dhall
10:15 am Novel Aorta Embolic Protection Devices: The Claret Aorta Embolic Protection Device
Eberhard Grube
10:30 am Prediction of Risk for Stroke in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Peter Goadsby
10:45 am Intracranial Intervention and Acute Stroke Therapies
Philip Meyers
11:00 am Major Concerns of the Radial Approach: Radial Artery Spasm, Stroke, and Radiation Exposure
James Nolan
11:15 am Multivessel Peripheral Revascularization for Acute Stroke
Ramy Badawi
11:30 am Management of Acute Stroke by Cardiologists: The Clinical Need, Required Infrastructure and Training, and Politics
Leo Hopkins
11:45 am Etiology of Stroke and the Pros and Cons of Device-Based LAA Closure
Vivek Reddy
12:00 pm PFO for Stroke Prevention and Migraine Treatment
Bernhard Meier
12:15 pm Current Carotid Stent Design is Inadequate and Contributes to Procedure-Related Stroke
Sumaira Macdonald
12:30 pm Don`t Blame the Stent for Stroke and Death in CAS!
William Gray
12:45 pm Creatively Accessing the Arterial Circulation: Translumbar, Carotid, and Transseptal Approaches
Thomas McNamara
1:00 pm Development, Training and Testing of Carotid Stenting: Historical Journey and Philosophical Perspectives
Klaus Mathias

Monday, November 7th, 2011

TCT 2011

Monday, November 7th
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: Pudong Shangri-La Hotel Shanghai, China

9:00 am Results of a First-in-Man Study Using a Multilayer Stent for Popliteal Aneurysm
Michel Henry
9:15 am Endovascular Repair of Popliteal Aneurysm: Indications, Imaging, and Tips and Tricks
John Rundback
9:30 am Hybrid Therapy for Aneurysms
Grayson Wheatley
9:45 am Acute Occlusion in a Giant Coronary Aneurysm Treated With Covered Stents
Katsuyuki Hasegawa
10:00 am Novel Treatment of an Emboli-Prone Coronary Atherosclerotic Aneurysm
Corey Foster
10:15 am The Stroke-TAVR Controversy Has Been Exaggerated and Will Be Solved in the Future!
John Webb
10:30 am PFO Closure for Stroke Prevention: Meta-Analysis Evidence from Non-Randomized Trials
David Thaler
10:45 am How to Evaluate Patients with Cryptogenic Stroke
Jeffrey Saver
11:00 am Stroke During TAVI, PCI, and Surgery
John Webb
11:15 am Stroke Early and Late After LAA Occlusion: Thrombotic, Hemorrhagic, Air Embolism, and Others
Maurice Buchbinder
11:30 am Asymptomatic Patients with Carotid Stenosis Should Be Treated with Best Medical Therapy Given Improvements in Outcomes!
Thomas Brott
11:45 am Characterization of Plaque Prolapse Following Carotid Artery Stenting by OCT
Bernhard Reimers
12:00 pm Managing Carotid Access from Straight-Forward to Complex
Bernhard Reimers
12:15 pm Essentials of Carotid Artery Diseases: Guidelines, Assessment, and Outcomes
Jose Wiley
12:30 pm Surgery vs. Carotid Stenting for the Symptomatic Patient: Why Is There Such Discrepant Data on Safety?
William Gray
12:45 pm Carotid Stenting and the Asymptomatic Patient: Can it be Advocated for Prevention of Stroke?
James Zidar
1:00 pm Bilateral Carotid Stenting by Transradial Approach
Luis Campos
1:15 pm What Are the Optimal Design Attributes for a Carotid Stent? Review of the Current Options and Future Directions
Peter Schneider
1:30 pm Carotid Artery Stenting and Endarterectomy: Individualized Patient Decision Making
Jay Yadav
1:45 pm A Patient with Carotid Stenosis Plus an Intracerebral Unknown
Lee Guterman
2:00 pm Challenging Treatment of an Innominate Artery and Ostial Right Common Carotid
Tarun Madan


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