Rediscover Your Rhythm With Life-Changing Technologies

6 - 9 June, Leipzig

Discover what Abbott has to offer at LINC 2022. We invite you to attend our scientific sessions, get hands-on with endovascular innovations at our booth, and engage with outstanding faculty during Ask the Experts sessions. Learn more and submit your question below. See you online and in person at LINC!

Scientific Sessions

Opening Symposium | June 6th | 14:15–15:15 CET | Main Arena 1

Focus On The Lower Limb: Novel Treatment Options From SFA To BTK

Moderator: Professor Dierk Scheinert

Opening and closing remarks

(Professor Dierk Scheinert)

Latebreaker: Two-year follow-up of SUPERSUB II

(Dr. Mariano Palena, Maria Cecilia Hospital, Cotignola, Italy)

Treating acute limb ischemia with mechanical thrombectomy – case presentation

Treating venous thromboembolism with mechanical thrombectomy – case presentation

(Dr. Michael Lichtenberg, Klinikum Hochsauerland, Arnsberg, Germany)

Mechanical thrombectomy for venous thromboembolism: a pathway to consider?

(Dr. Houman Jalaie, University Hospital RWTH, Aachen, Germany)

Tomorrow’s BTK treatment options – drug eluting resorbable scaffolds

(Dr. Lieven Maene, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium)

Learning objectives:
  • Discover the latest data on interwoven nitinol stent
  • Learn about thrombus management in arterial and venous setting
  • Hear about tomorrow’s BTK treatment options

Lunch Symposium | June 7th | 12:30 - 13:15 CET | Main Arena 1

Below The Knee Controversies: How Would You Treat?

Moderator: Dr. Koen Deloose (AZ Sint-Blasius, Dendermonde, Belgium)

Below the knee: Access and vessel preparation – how would you do it?

(Dr. Lieven Maene, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium)

Below the knee: How intravascular imaging could make a difference?

(PD Dr. Tobias Koppara, St. Josef Hospital, Schweinfurt, Germany)

Below the knee: Optimal treatment now and in the future?

(Dr. Koen Deloose, AZ Sint-Blasius, Dendermonde, Belgium)

Learning objectives:

Discuss current below the knee algorithms

  • How to select your materials
  • Best treatment options for each patient
  • When to use intravascular imaging
  • How to further optimize patient outcomes

Ask the Experts

Ask the Experts | June 8th | 09:00 - 09:30 CET | Main Arena 1

Our Personal Tips And Tricks With The Interwoven Nitinol Stent


Dr. Ralf Langhoff

(Sankt Gertrauden Hospital, Berlin, Germany)

Dr. Lieven Maene

(OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium)

Dr. August Ysa

(Hospital Universitario Cruces, Bilbao, Spain)

Your opportunity to ask any question you may have, related to patient selection, procedure steps and how to optimize outcomes.

Ask your question:

Ask the Experts | June 8th | 12:30 - 13:00 CET | Speakers Corner

Optimal Vessel Closure With New Generation Suture Mediated Vessel Closure Device


Prof. Dr. med. Christian Erbel

(Universitatsklinikum, Heidelberg, Germany)

Dr. Wouter Lansink

(Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, Genk, Belgium)

Your opportunity to ask any question you may have related to patient selection, procedure steps and how to optimize outcomes.

Ask your question:

Booth & Innovation

Illustration of the Abbott Booth at LINC 2022

Visit our booth to engage with innovative endovascular product stations.

Contact your Sales Representative to learn about opportunities for new product development testing during the congress.

  • Networking
  • Product
  • Barista

Learn More

Featured Products

Perclose™ ProStyle™ Suture-Mediated Closure and Repair (SMCR) System is the next generation design evolution of the proven and trusted Perclose ProGlide™ SMC System.

The interwoven nitinol design provides high structural integrity and kink resistance, producing the features that set the Supera™ Stent apart.

Sign Up for More News

Thank you for signing up!


You are about to enter an Abbott country or region specific website.

Please be aware that the website you have requested is intended for the residents of a particular country or countries, as noted on that site. As a result, the site may contain information on pharmaceuticals, medical devices and other products or uses of those products that are not approved in other countries or regions.

Do you wish to continue and enter this website?

Yes No