EVTM Symposium

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The second International round table Symposium on Trauma, resucitation and Bleeding Management with Endovascular and Hybrid Surgical Methods, will take place in Örebro, Sweden: 7-9th June 2018. 

Its about endovascular and open methods for hemmorage control (ENDOVASCULAR RESUSCITATION), REBOA, vascular injuries, complexed trauma, iatrogenic and spontaneous bleeding as well as PPH. REBOA for non-trauma and other endo methods… Exciting developments that are in clinical use! Huge faculty with one aim- share and debate the exciting developments in bleeding control and resuscitation. We aim this meeting to be a place to meet, discuss and create new cooperations!

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of this paradigm shift! Dont forget also to register to the EVTM society and keep updated (under EVTM society)

As of march 17th these sponsors have decided to join and are making the groundbreaking symposium possible:



  • Getinge Nordic
  • GE Healthcare Sverige
  • Gore & Associates
  • Reboa Medical AS
  • Toshiba Medical Systems Sweden
  • SE-BRA Scandinavia AB
  • Secma
  • Boston Scientific
  • BBruan
  • and some more

The preliminary program is out and will change according to the developments in the field. Expect up-to-date reports on EVTM, embolizations, endografts, REBOA data and much more…

Updates for the EVTM18:

We are proud to anounce the EVTM round tables 2018 chairs (confirmed):

Todd Rasmussen. Trauma/Vascular USA

Joe DuBose Trauma/vascular/ICU USA

Viktor Reva Trauma/vascular RU

Junichi Matsumoto. IR JP

Lauri Handolin Trauma FI

George Oosthuizen Trauma ZA

Boris Kessel Surgery/Trauma IL

Joe Love Trauma USA

Jonny Morrsion Vascular UK

Megan Brenner Trauma/Vascular USA

Tal Hörer Surgery/Vascular SE

We are working on theprogram and the list of speakers and panelists, working on buildning this platform on coopeartion and open discussion that will differ from other congresses. A modern, up tp date way to share data and debate!

Short talks, more discussions, debates and exchange of knoledge!

We welcome the different societies that have joined us. We appreciate the great enthusiasm for the EVTM platform and working for cooperation.

Preliminary speakers and panelists EVTM June 2018:

The final list will apprear on the program it self.
Jan Jansen (UK), Bijan Darvish (SE), Thomas Vogl (GE). E Moore (US),

Laura Moore (USA), Charles Fox (USA), Kevin Mani (SE)

Bruno Pereira (BR), Joao Sahagoff (BR), James Menning (US),

Carl-Magnus Wahlgren (SE), Robbie Lendrum (UK), John Holcomb (US),

Federico Coccolini (IT), Mathew Martin (US),

Edmund Sövik (NR), Pedro teixera (US), Timothy Williams (US), Austin Johnson (US),

Chas Cacala (ZA), Ofer Merin (IL), Norri Tasuya (US), Sung W Chang (KO),

, Paule Cantle (US), Andrew Kirpatrick (CA),  Frank Plani (ZA), Anders Albäck (FN),

Zoran Rancic (CH), Carl Montan (SE),

Ken Boffard (ZA), Fredrick Gränholm (SE), Sam Sadek (UK), Melenie Hohn (US),

Ofer Galili (IL), Yuri Kon (JP), Gad Shaked (IL), Per Skoog (SE),

Magnus Larsson (SE), Jaime Tisnado (US), Peep Talving (ES), Pantelis Vassiliu (GR),

, Dunken Bew (UK),  Luca Ansaloni (IT),

Stravis Spiliopoulos (GR), Lars Lönn (DK), Daniël Eefting (NL),

Yosuke Matsamura (JP),  Martin Delle (SE), Lionel Lamhaut (FR),

Gareth Grier (UK), Gareth Davis (UK). Emiliano Gamberini (IT), Vanni Agnoletti (IT),

Fuasto Catena (IT),  Fredrick gränholm (SE), Anna Maria Ierardi (IT), Suzie Kellet (UK), Juan Duchesne (US) and many more. For the full list, see the program.


Local orgenizing comitte, speakers, panelists and staff:

Thomas Larzon, Artai Pirouzram, Asko Toivola, Rickard Lindgren, Kristofer Nilsson, Göran Wallin, Mats Dreifaldt, Kristian Thörn, Mathias Sandin, Shahin Mohseni, Olle Ljungqvist, Lisa Kurland, Carolina Nilsson, Mitra Sadeghi, Monica Clomen, Johan Josefsson, Jonas Berlin, Emanuel Dogan, David Mcgreevy TBA

and the Örebro University hospital students.



Some issues to be discussed and debated (preliminary):

Early bleeding control interventions- Japan. Who? How? Updates –
Using endo (and hybrid) techniques in trauma- Evidance? Guidlines?
Using endo techniques in non-trauma (PPH, spontaneous, iatrogenic)- Evidance? Guidlines?
When to gain a vascular femoral access in bleeders? Any evidence? –
Never do REBOA in the chest injuries? True or myth? –
How to descide on REBOA zone? Ultrasound/X-ray? –
Clinical trials- The ABOTrauma registry update –
Clinical trials- The AORTA study (US) –
Clinical trials- The DIRECT IABO study (JP) –
Zone III REBOA for trauma- what is the data?
Pelvic fracture REBOA as part of EVTM concept (Packing/embolization) –
Complications with Zone III REBOA – What do we know?-
Embolization and REBOA simultaneousely- Feasable? –
REBOA as bridge to embolization- what can you do/use the time?
Military EVTM experience. Data! US military udapte-
Military EVTM experience. Data! “Other” military udapte-
The paramedic role for transfer REBOA?
Pre-hospital REBOA; Update (UK group?)
indications for REBOA in PPH-
Embolization in PPH- when/how?
Update on aorta occlusion balloon in PPH- lessons. Can we learn somthing for other bleeders?
What complications to expect after endovascular procedure? How to manage it? ICU aspects
What can we learn on the ICU period in REBOA treated patients?  (USA/Sweden data)
Complications in the ABOTrauma registry –
Antithrombotic treatment in the ICU after EVTM. You have an endograft in. What to do next? Evidence?
Effect of REBOA, pREBOA and iREBOA on anaesthesia
Cardiac arrest and REBOA- any data?
New technologies for EVTM including Imaging, balloons, endografts and embolization agents- an overview –
Sizing endografts for younger patients (Thorax, Abdomen, Iliac, Subclavian) –

And much more!