29th SEPTEMBER, 2022

9:00 Welcome speach

SESSION 1: REDIFINING RADIOLOGY IN VASCULAR DISEASES (Moderators: A.Kratovska, A.Širvinskas)

9:15 A. Širvinskas – Unawareness of brain aneurysms in the public is a major threat

9:25 I. Szikora – The risk factors of brain aneurysm rupture

9:35 A. Simanavičienė – Is communication a key to make changes in the community? - Brain aneurysm foundation

9:45 I. Szikora – Endovascular treatment of brain aneurysms 

9:55 Fl. Schwartz – The novelty in radiology: photon-counting CT 

10:05  A. Kratovska – Correlation of preoperative CT findings and intraoperative DSA data in treatment of

hemorrhagic pancreatic pseudocysts 

10:15 G. Lingvenis – Mechanical Thrombectomy Technical Success Association with Clot Characteristics and Arterial Anatomy

10:25 R. Mohammadian – Carotid WEB: radiological multimodality examination 

10:35 Coffee break

SESSION 2: CAROTID AND VERTEBRAL ARTERY DISEASES: NEW APPROACH (Moderators: A.Mackevičius, R.Kaupas)

11:00 A. Afanasjevas – ICA occlusion treatment solutions during acute ischemic stroke.

11:10 R. Bulbulia – Will ACST-2 trial be the game changer in asymptomatic carotid artery treatment

11:20 G. Halena – Proximal protection and Roadsaver. Should it be the current standard for carotid stenting?

11:30 P. Muslialek – Micronet-coverd stent in stroke prevention and treatment: New evidence

11:40 R. Prozcka -  Is there any room left for carotid endarterectomy during rapid development of endovascular carotid interventions? Maybe TCAR or MICE is the solution?

11:50 A. Mackevičius – Primary lateral carotid artery endarterectomy suture

12:00 P. Myrcha – Chronic Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion, Sub-occlusion, Near-occlusion: differences determining therapeutic decisions

12:10 Lunch

SESSION 3: TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE (Moderators: TBA, TBA)

13:15 I. Kobza, Y. Mota, T. Kobza – Surgical management of extracranial carotid artery aneurysms.

13:25 A. Aladaitis – Outcomes of simultaneous carotid endarterectomy and coronary artery bypass grafting

13:35 T. Baltrūnas – Sentante

13:45 V. Visockas – Vascular anastomosis learning curve

13:55 H. Kidikas – Fibromuscular Dysplasia of Renal 

14:05 E. L. Rätsep – Career planning in vascular and endovascular surgery

14:15 I. Kobza, I.Nesterenko – Non-standart situations in the treatment of the nutcracker syndrome 

14:25 J. Kowalczyk – Aneurysmectomy for repair of a true venous aneurysm (VA) of arterio-venous fistula (AVF)

14:35 Coffee break

SESSION 4: VENOUS DISEASES: IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW ENDOVENOUS TREATMENT (Moderators: L.Velička, TBA)

15:40 J. Gutauskas – Iatrogenic arteriovenous fistula formation after EVLT found 11 years later

15:45 Updates on superfitial veins treatment

15:55 Updates on deep vein system interventions and vascular malformations treatment

16:05 Updates on conservative treatment of venous and system lymphatic

16:15 Challenging venous case presentations

16:25 COFFEE BREAK AND SPECIAL AWARDS 

30th SEPTEMBER, 2022

SESSION 5: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN AORTIC DISEASES (Moderators: T.Baltrūnas, D.Krievins)

9:05 T. Jakimowicz – BEVAR treatment. Tips and tricks.

9:15 P. Szopinski – Three branches Terumo

9:25 A. Jawien – TAAA

9:35 G. Torsello – Ultra low profile EVAR

9:45 P. Poder – T-branch operations and hybrid-OR 

9:55 A. Skrebūnas – TBD

10:05 A. Pranculis -  Case report - Endovascular treatment of type 1A endoleak after Nellix dislocation 

10:15 J. Lindholt – Five year follow up of DANCAVAS 

10:25 T. Balezantis – Long-Term Thoracic Endovascular Repair Follow-up from 1999 —2019: A Single-Center Experience

10:35 Coffee break

 
SESSION 5: NOVELTIES IN VASCULAR DISEASES (Moderators: TBA, TBA)

11:10 C. Zeebregts – Treatment of (endo)graft infections with BioIntegral xenografts

11:20 G. Vaitėnas – Aortic aneurysm volume vs. diameter

11:30 C. Zeebregts – Accuracy of FDG positron emission tomography to detect vascular graft and endograft infection

11:40 P. Neves– Bioresobable vascular graft

11:50 J. Kowalczyk – Routine chest X-ray is not necessary after sonographic-guided insertion of vein catheter for HD

12:00 D. Krievins– CT coronarography for PAD patients

12:10 P. Myrcha – Mesh Stents Study in Iliac Complex Lesions- initial thoughts, tips and tricks 

12:20 I. Kobza, Y. Mota, Y. Orel, R. Juc -  Renal cell carcinoma: tumor thrombosis of inferior vena cava and right atrium

12:30 R. Kaupas – Endovascular treatment of acute superior mesenteric artery occlusion: indications, methodology and results

12:40 Lunch

SESSION 7: A NOVEL APPROACH TO FIGHTING PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE (Moderators: P.Ivanova, P.Poder)

13:45 M. Bjorck– Acute limb ischaemia guidelines 2020, updated in light of the Covid-19 pandemic in August 2021

13:55 U. J. Park –  SFA dissections after PTA

14:05 A. Antuševas, A. Mačiulaitytė, D. Inčiūra, Ž. Kavaliauskienė, L. Velička, R. S. Kaupas– Comparative results of endovascular and surgical treatment of superficial femoral artery stenosis and occlusion

14:15 D. Krievins – PQ bypass

14:25 M. Malina – CFA Endovascular Treatment

14:35 P. Ivanova – CERAB procedure

14:45 A. Micari – TBD

14:55 A. Kratovska – BTK angiosome

15:05 A. Jawien -  TBD

15:15 G. Halena – Hybrid procedures for aorto-iliac occlusive disease involving common femoral artery - technique and results

15:25 M. Bjorck – Popliteal artery aneurysms

15:35 Coffee break

SESSION 8: DIABETIC FOOT, ULCERS AND PAD (Moderators: TBA,  TBA)

16:40 D. Veličkienė – How an endocrinologist can change the outcome of patients with peripheral artery disease?

16:50 U. Chernyaha-Royko– Anticoagulation management in patiens with PAD and CAD: Cardiologists approach

17:00 Diabetic foot: orthopedic surgeons outlook

17:10 Diabetic foot clinic - Vascular surgeons point of view

17:20 Podiatrist perspective on establishing diabetic foot clinic

17:30 A. Kemežytė – Importance of self-medication to prolonged healing of diabetric foot ulcer

17:35 D. Gerasimovas – Factors leading to failure of chronic ulcer healing

17:40 K. Petrauskaitė – Prevalence and economic burden of trophic ulcers in Lithuania

17:45 END SPEECH AND CLOSING CEREMONY