Carotid artery stenting - case selection and technique (Interactive case discussion)




ESVS Academy session
13 October 2020 20:00 - 21:00

This interactive case discussion is aimed at (interventional) radiologists and vascular surgeons of a competent to proficient level. 

During this interactive case discussion the convenor will, supported by case examples, explain and discuss when to treat patients by endovascular means and share the technical details in carotid artery stenting cases. 

A stepwise structured approach based on interactive cases will expand mainly on indications for carotid artery stenting and the techniques including access (transfemoral, transcarotid), protection (proximal and distal protection) and stent design (open, closed, mesh). 

Learning objectives:

Be able to

  • Know how transfemoral and transcarotid CAS is performed 

  • Know how cerebral protection devices are used

  • Know the toolkit required in CAS

  • Select cases for CAS

Pre-learning will be sent to registrants ahead of the online session.

 

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