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Endovascular Course 2019

Getinge Vascular Academy

Wilen/Sarnen, Switzerland November 29 - November 30, 2019

Getinge is committed to partnering in training with the medical community and pleased to share over 15 years of experience in endovascular, and over 50 years of experience in open surgery through the Getinge Vascular Academy.

Getinge Vascular Academy offers a variety of masterclasses with the following focal points: endovascular, open vascular, and open thoracic. We partner with Vascular International School for Vascular Surgery, in order to provide the participants with the opportunity to improve their skills and outcomes in vascular interventions while building relationships with medical experts.

All masterclasses will be performed under close supervision of esteemed surgeons using lifelike pulsatile models which are also used for UEMS exams.

Event details

Date: November 29 - November 30, 2019
City: Wilen/Sarnen, Switzerland
Venue: Vascular International Training Center

Contact information

For registration please contact your local Getinge representative.

Endovascular masterclass

The endovascular surgery course combines theoretical knowledge and excellent hands-on experience on pulsatile lifelike models to perform reconstruction of aortoiliac occlusion and renal stenting in complex aortic cases.

Day 1 - November 29, 2019

  • 12:30 - 13:30: Welcome & lunch
  • 13:30 - 14:00: Introduction
  • 14:00 - 15:00: Presentation and case discussions
  • 15:00 - 18:00: Hands-on simulation training on iliac stenting
  • 19:00: Dinner

Day 2 - November 30, 2019

  • 08:00 - 09:00: Presentation and case discussions
  • 09:00 - 12:30: Hands-on simulation training on renal stenting in complex aortic cases
  • 12:30 - 13:30: Lunch

Download the Getinge Vascular Academy brochure

Thoracic Drainage

Getinge has mastered the education of chest drainage. While the practical application of thoracic drainage techniques is relatively simple, many times the chest drain and its accompanying terminology appear complex. We strive to help make thoracic drainage systems simple to understand and easy-to-use.

Read more about Thoracic Drainage

Peripheral Stenting

Endovascular therapy has become the treatment of choice for patients with peripheral arterial occlusive lesions. The placement of a stent across a stenotic or occluded blood vessel can re-establish flow and maintain vessel patency in patients with peripheral arterial disease.

Read more about Peripheral Stenting