Main topics

 

 

  • Key developments in vascular surgery since the year 2000 - and what the future may hold

  • New carotid RCTs (including ACST-2) and recent carotid guidelines

  • Management of acute and chronic aortic diseases

  • Endoleaks: the achilles heel of EVAR – how to prevent and how to “heal” them

  • Digital health care for vascular specialists

  • Impact of „big data“ on clinical research

  • Vascular imaging beyond CTA and MRA

  • Individualized vascular care – the cross-over of scientific progress in clinical routine
    - Session 1: Detection and treatment of vulnerable carotid plaques
    - Session 2: Rupture risk assessment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    - Session 3: Individualized treatment of PAOD and acute limb ischemia

  • The impact of covid-19 on vascular diseases and vascular provision

  • Genomics and proteomics in carotid, peripheral and aortic diseases

  • New technologies for acute and chronic limb ischemia

  • How to improve lifestyle and medical interventions for vascular patients

  • Ethical issues in vascular medicine

  • VENOUS Symposium

  • VASCULAR ACCESS Symposium (NEW)

  • Vascular Specialist training in the 2020s

  • PRACTICAL COURSES
    - Radiation protection for vascular nurses and vascular specialists (in German)
    - Microsurgery (limited seats) - How to build up a vascular biobank
    - Rehearsal course for the practical part of the FEBVS examination (limited seats)
    - Innovative (endo)vascular technologies
    - Intensiv seminars on clinical decision-making