7 - 8 - 9 of December 2016

Advanced Live Interventional Course of Essen

Course Director : Prof. René Chapot

Programme 2013

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Wednesday the 4th of December
08:00 Registration
08:30 Opening ALICE
08:40 Introduction Dietmar Kühne
08:45 Live Case 1 Aneurysm:
10:15 Post-embolization discussion
10:30 Live Case 2 Aneurysm:
11:45 Post-embolization discussion
12:00 Stents, heaven or hell? Michel Piotin
12:15 Experience with LVIS Junior David Fiorella
12:30 Experience with Baby Leo Shimon Maimon
12:45 The alphabet of stents and balloons René Chapot
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Live Case 3: AVM
15:15 Post-embolization discussion
15:30 Live Case 4 Aneurysm:
16:15 Post-embolization discussion
Flow Diverters
16:30 When to use FDs ? Christophe Cognard
16:45 When not to use FDs ? Edoardo Boccardi
17:00 Telescopic stenting : antegrade or retrograde René Chapot
17:15 Follow-up of FD : when and how ? Isabel Wanke
17:30 Guess the outcome Paul Stracke
17:45 Controversial debate
18:00 End of session
Thursday the 5th of December
08:30 Follow-up of ALICE patients Hannes Nordmeyer
08:45 Live Case 5 : AVM
10:00 Post-embolization discussion
10:15 Live Case 6: Aneurysm
11:30 Post-embolization discussion
11:45 ARUBA : critical analysis from an insider Emmanuel Houdart
12:15 Standard and reverse Pressure Cooker Technique René Chapot
12:30 DAC : why to use it ? David Fiorella
12:45 DAC : why not to use it ? Edoardo Boccardi
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Live Case 7: Aneurysm
15:00 Post-embolization discussion
15:15 Latex and silicone free treatment of aneurysms Hans Henkes
15:30 Disrupt instead of divert ? Thomas Liebig
15:45 Are flow disrupters better than latex balloons? James Byrne
16:00 Antiagregants for dummies Ludovic Drouet
16:30 Case analysis : which antiagregation? Christophe Cognard
16:45 "ALICE in trouble": How to get out of a complication ? All referents
18:00 End of session
Friday the 6th of december
08:30 How to get rid of a loop in an aneurysm? Nader Sourour
08:40 How strong must the therapist’s heart be? Patrick Brouwer
08:45 Live Case 8: Dural fistula
10:15 Post-embolization discussion
10:30 Live Case 9: Aneurysm
11:45 Post-embolization discussion
12:00 Stop intracranial PTA after Sammpris? David Fiorella
12:20 Intracranial PTA : stent or DEB? Hans Henkes
12:40 New trends in DAVF René Chapot
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Live Case 10: Aneurysm
14:45 Post-embolization discussion
15:00 Controversies on stroke studies Arndt Dörfler
15:15 Why will current studies on thrombectomy fail? Christophe Cognard
15:30 Which study for thrombectomies? Iris Grünwald
15:45 Thrombectomy : tips and tricks Wiebke Kurre
16:00 Efficiency of Venous Lysis based on angiography Johannes Trenkler
16:15 Bridging: diplomatic issue or real advantage? Hans Henkes
16:30 When to treat, when not to treat? Thomas Liebig
16:45 Selected cases: which treatment? Paul Stracke
17:00 Thrombectomy: take home message René Chapot
17:15 Discussion : all panelists
17:30 Closing Session ALICE 2013




Main Topics of ALICE 2016:


How many balloons?
Where and how to place stents?
Are Flow Diverters to be considered in distal bifurcation aneurysms?
How to retrieve stents?
Which place for Web and Medina coils?
Comaneci, an alternative to balloons?

Antiagregants and Anticoagulants

What we know and what we don’t know

AVMs and Dural Fistulae

Pressure Cooker Technique or Double lumen balloon?
Complications in venous approach for AVMs
Onyx, Squid, Phil or glue?
Multiple balloons in venous remodeling

Intracranial Stenosis

Double lumen balloons for intracranial stenosis Which stents to be used?


Thrombectomie with underlying MCA stenosis : which level of antiagregation?
Results of combined thrombectomie and ICA stenting
Is there still a need for IV lysis?
When to achieve distal aspiration?







7 - 8 - 9 of December 2016

Advanced Live Interventional Course of Essen