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INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM

FRIDAY OCTOBER 29 2021

14:30-15.30    INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM

  • Controlled expansion TIPS. Where are we?
    Historic overview and a future outlook.
    20 years and more VIATORR

    Chairman: T. Reiberger (Vienna, Austria)
    14.30    The history of the TIPS procedure, indications, patients and device evolution. Experience with the GORE® VIATORR® TIPS Endoprosthesis
    • J. Bosch (Bern, Switzerland)
    14.45    Effects of early placement of TIPS in patients with high risk acute variceal bleeding: results from a meta-analysis of individual patient data
    • J.C. Garcia-Pagán (Barcelona, Spain)
    15.00    The future of small diameter TIPS. What tools do we have to better predict outcomes and minimize post TIPS complications?
    • J. Trebicka (Frankfurt, Germany)
    15.15    Conclusion by the moderator and discussion

    15.30    Close


    SATURDAY OCTOBER 30 2021

    14:00-15.00    INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM

    • EUS-guided portal pressure measurement: expanding the horizon in portal hypertension assessment
    14.00    Welcome
    • J.C. García-Pagán (Barcelona, Spain)
    14.05    Portal hypertension assessment - Future Potential
    • W. Laleman (Leuven, Blegium)
    14.25    EUS-guided portal pressure measurement - Early clinical experience
    • S. van der Merwe (Leuven, Belgium)
    14.45    Q&A discussion

    14.58-15.00    Close