Intravascular Lithotripsy – Reducing Risk and Simplifying Complex Calcified Lesions

Published: 23 July 2021

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Supported by Shockwave Medical, this page brings together the content from the Vascular Interventions Online Symposium: Intravascular Lithotripsy – Reducing Risk and Simplifying Complex Calcified Lesions. Here we also present the three part IVL STAG tutorial series delivered by Konstantinos Stavroulakis

 

Combining expert opinion and discussion from a world-class faculty, insightful presentations, and live cases from centres on both sides of the Atlantic, VIO 2021 delivered best-in-class learning, supporting the latest in diagnosis, treatment strategies and patient management in vascular care.

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Learning Objectives

  • Understand how IVL's unique mechanism provides efficacious lumen gain and reduces procedural complication.
  • Discover how IVL can facilitate a leave nothing behind strategy in calcified Femoropopliteal lesions.
  • Learn how IVL can offer a best endo approach to treat CFA disease with case examples from daily practice and an overview of the data to support its use.

Target Audience

  • Vascular Surgeon
  • Angiologist
  • Cardiothoracic surgeon
  • Cardiovascular specialist
  • Endovascular surgeon
  • Imaging diagnostician
  • Interventional cardiologist/ radiologist

Series overview

Part 1

Symposium: Introduction and Mechanism of Action

Lukla Biasi discusses the MOA of IVL

1 session

  • Symposium: Mechanism of Action: Changing Vessel Compliance, Reducting Risk & Optimising Lumen Gain

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Part 2

Symposium: Can IVL Facilitate a 'Leave Nothing Behind' Strategy?

Athanasios Saratzis discusses where and how IVL can be implemented in PAD Strategy

1 session

  • Can IVL Facilitate a 'Leave nothing behind' Strategy in Severely Calcified Femoro-popliteal Lesions?

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Part 3

Symposium: A 'Best Endo Solution' for the Treatment of Complex CFA Disease

Konstantinos Stavroulakis gives expert insight in how he uses IVL in his practice

1 session

  • Can we now provide a 'Best Endo Solution' for the treatment of Complex CFA Disease using IVL?

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Part 4

IVL STAG Tutorial: Challenges of treating & Mechanism of action

Konstantinos Stavroulakis delivers a tutorial on the MOA of IVL and the challenges that calcium presents

1 session

  • Challenges of treating heavily calcified disease & Mechanism of action peripheral IVL System

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Part 5

IVL STAG Tutorial: Data Landscape and Literature on use of IVL

Konstantinos Stavroulakis presents data supporting IVL use

1 session

  • Data landscape and currently published literature about the use of IVL

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Part 6

IVL STAG Tutorial: IVL for femoropopliteal disease

Konstantinos Stavroulakis analyses the role IVL plays in fem-pop disease

1 session

  • IVL for SFA and Popliteal disease

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Faculty biographies